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The power of mindset: 4 steps to overcome decision-making paralysis

“You can program yourself to use a situation of screwing up as a starting point.”

Strategy

The secret to successful workplace proactivity comes down to 2 key factors

“If organizations want to survive, they need proactive employees who can go above and beyond the call of duty.”

Strategy

Peer pressure psychology: Why social context shapes decision making

Experts say hijacking your social environment can transform your life.

Strategy

How leaders can best leverage the wisdom of the crowd: 8 expert tips

“You must embrace the idea that all of us are smarter than any one of us.”

Strategy

3 ways to leverage boredom and change your life

Bored out of your mind? Here are three tricks to use that feeling to your advantage.

How to make the most of your leisure time
Strategy

3 science-backed ways to "earn" more time

Time can't be created, but to maximize the free time you have, outsource household tasks, keep things flexible, and volunteer.

Strategy

Use this science-backed technique about time to be happier

If you make the most of your time off, you can be more effective while clocked-in.

How to get better at networking
How to make your brand more authoritative
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5 Experts Share Their Top Branding Tips for 2020

Branding yourself or a business is essential in finding new opportunities.

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3 essentials for an entrepreneur to build their personal brand

Having a personal brand can boost one's presence online and make them seem more trustworthy, two critical factors for any entrepreneur.

How to avoid burnout
"let's take a hard five"

How to make an anti-burnout schedule

The people who study burnout show how to douse the flames that lead to it.

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3 apps that will maximize office productivity

Avoid doing work at home and maximize your productivity in the office.

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3 tips for remote workers to feel more connected

Strengthening the connections between remote workforces comes down to these principles.

How to stay physically healthy at work
Strategy

You don't have to be a boss to stay healthy on the job

A sweeping new analysis has robust evidence that chronic lower back pain is higher in people who aren't managers. Here's how to change that.

Culture

Life as a freelancer shouldn't be so rough

Craning your neck for hours to hit a deadline on a project has really painful results. Here's how to fix solve that problem.

How to stop bleeding money
Culture

The psychological reason credit cards make you spend like a Kardashian 💳

Your wallet is a Swiss Army knife packed with specialized tools to help you spend money.

How to win at budgeting, from 13.9 million Redditors who are crushing it 

"The truth is it makes me feel in control of every expense I've made." 

Innovation

Get Conscious of Your Negative Spending

Our spending is often driven by emotions and deeply ingrained thinking.

Innovation

4 Budgeting Apps That Stop You From Bleeding Money

Spot trends faster, make smarter decisions more often, and keep more of your money.

How to be better at work where it counts
Mind and Body

Why you should replace "time management" with this more natural tactic

When it comes to work or school, time management is tired. Energy management is wired.

Culture

A.I. will never be able to replicate this human job skill

Automation is coming for everyone, but it’s both a liability and an asset.

Culture

A Common Steve Jobs Quote Is Wrong, According to a New Study

In the next few weeks, 4 million graduates will arrive on the job market.

Culture

Robot Coworkers Are Coming, and They're Going to Really Mess With Your Head

Robot colleagues can make our lives easier, but only if we can avoid resenting them. 

How to get a better job
Science

Why You Might Not Recognize Your Next Great Business Idea

Your extra hustle may be the thing that’s killing your next big idea.

Mind and Body

Job interview tips: Use the S.T.A.R. technique to connect and tell a story

And try not to focus on how constricting your freshest professional outfit feels.

Culture

Here's Why All the Terrible Dudes in Your Office Keep Getting Promotions

Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic has a solution for the epidemic of incompetent male leadership.

Culture

To Land a Job, Women Need to Be Much Better Networkers Than Men, Study Says

That's according to an analysis of 4.5 million emails sent by the top MBAs in the country. 

Culture

How Your Twitter Account Can Land You a Coveted Job Interview

Everything you post is part of your personal professional marketing plan

How to live a more strategic, rewarding personal life
Science

Study Reveals Something Powerful About a Goal That Ends With a "0"

"It’s something that marketers, firms, or policy makers could manipulate relatively easily."

Innovation

Why the Generalist Has a Bright Future in an Increasingly Automated World

The age of the specialist is giving way to the age of the Renaissance person.

Mind and Body

Science Finally Proves True a Common Theory About Online Dating

If you write very long messages, you're on the wrong side of the "desirability gap."