Productivity

How to Get More Done

From "to-don’t" lists to “eating the frogs,” we've rounded up 27 simple and effective ways to make the best use of your time (no magic required).

Is Multitasking Bad For Us?
Research shows we’re not the brilliant multitaskers we think we are. Use these simple tips to get more done and feel less stressed in the long run.
Noise canceling headphones can only do so much when office workers are forced to bump elbows and forfeit privacy. Read on for one man's take on the modern day workspace and what research has to say about it.
GUEST POST: Ran Zilca details how, in order to live a fulfilling life, it's important to get clear on your life's priorities and turn them into meaningful, achievable goals. Sound hard? It's not, thanks to these actionable steps.

New research from an Australian University links telecommuting to high stress levels. But do the benefits outweigh the drawbacks? Read on for a breakdown of work-from-home research plus tips to successfully stay productive while working in your pajamas.

Want to be more productive at work? How about happier or more creative? All it takes is a little Feng Shui (for your desk)!

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How to Get More Done

From "to-don’t" lists to “eating the frogs,” we've rounded up 27 simple and effective ways to make the best use of your time (no magic required).

From homework to the gym, there are about a million and one things to put off in a day - and a good chunk of us are avoiding them consistently. We’ve dug around to examine why we procrastinate, and how best to get back on track.

OP-ED: Greatist Contributing Writer and Productivity Guru Ari Meisel is the father of three boys under the age of two, which means he's learned quite a few lessons about how to stay productive with babies around. Here, he shares how to overcome four of the biggest challenges new parents face.

Have an urge to check your email? It could be some meeting notes, but what if the boss is firing me?! New research suggests we’re less productive with our heads in the inbox.

Trying and failing to keep those eyes open at 2pm? You’re not alone. Learn how to boost energy to avoid the midday slump.

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We’ve all been there, scrolling through photos of sleeping kitties instead of tackling that project due tomorrow. But there’s science behind our endless love for cuteness. In fact, a daily dose of adorability could be good for our health.

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