Remain motivated while between jobs

Regardless of the fact that you lost your job or simply you feel the need for a change, any given individual will find themselves looking for a new position, in a new company at a certain moment in life. Being on a job hunt can be a bit of a challenge even if you are a highly trained professional. Everything starts with a positive feeling, knowing that there are many companies looking for people on your domain of interest but, after a few too many interviews, you start to realize that things aren’t as joyful as you thought. The most important thing when your job seeking ideals don’t come true is to stay motivated. You must not despair and cave at the first positive answer […]

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4 Simple Steps to Having The Most Productive Day

Have you ever gotten to the end of a day and wondered what on earth it was you achieved? Have you taken a look at a recent 24-hour period and gotten shocked at how so many hours passed without you having anything to show for them? I have seen worse. When I was much younger, my father usually asked my sister and I to account for what we did at the end of each day. Knowing that I would have to give an account made me do things I wouldn’t have ordinarily done. It wasn’t because I wanted to really be productive, but because I didn’t want to give an empty report. At the end of the day, I found out I accomplished a lot […]

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8 Things You Didn’t Know There Was an App For

We live in a strange world. With technology evolving at a rate never before seen in human history, we now carry pieces of metal, plastic and glass in our pocket that can connect us to friends, family and loved ones all across the world. With the click of a few buttons, we can access information on almost any topic without the need of a book, a library or even a computer. Yes, the smartphone has made our lives much easier, but there are many things that your phone can do that you might not be aware of. From monetizing various aspects of your daily routine to helping you find fish on the lake, there is an app for almost everything. Take a look at these […]

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Personality & Sleep: How To Be More Productive At Work

It’s 11pm on Sunday and you’ve got to get up at eight for work. Your favorite movie just started, and you’ve got a decision to make. You choose the movie over sleep and struggle through the next day. #Mondays, right? The fact of the matter is, we’ve all been there. We’ve all chosen to stay up later than we should or had a sleepless night that made work more difficult the next day. So, what’s the big deal? Well, a 2015 study of more 21,000 men and women in the UK — performed by RAND Europe in conjunction with Cambridge University — found that sleep deprivation is the number one factor in decreased productivity in the office. When analyzed using multivariate regressions, the survey data […]

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How To Increase Productivity & Make A Difference In Business Each Day Using These 5 Ideas How To Increase Productivity & Make A Difference In Business Each Day Using These 5 Ideas

You know that the more you put out into the world, the higher are your chances of making a difference with your business, right? You do know this, right? I ask because the problem for most people is that they get too distracted and do not do the work that counts and so they end up not making things happen as quickly as they would like and this sometimes leads to them giving up too soon. This is a trait that needs to end if you know that you are on this planet to do something big. Even if you want to make a little more money than you are doing right now, you need to get over distraction and start becoming a whole lot […]

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3 Simple Shifts That Will Make You the Star At The Next Event

When you’re at a business training or networking event, you’re probably there for two reasons: 1. To learn how to grow your business 2. To connect with potential clients, referral partners and teammates In this article, I’m going to help you accomplish the second one, so you can get the greatest possible benefit out of every event you attend. Here are three ways you can stand out and shine, be the star of the event room, and attract great people to your business: #1: Don’t wait for permission to be yourself A couple months before my first training event, I had a revelation that would drastically affect the results I got from the event. I was on a ziplining tour, and I was the fastest […]

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10 Things To Avoid If You Want To Be a Good Roommate

More than ever, Americans are choosing to save money and live with roommates. There has been a noticeable increase in community living situations in the last decade. Roughly 32% of Americans live in a roommate scenario. Since entering adulthood I’ve lived in eight different houses with roommates so far. I lived with everyone from close friends, to new acquaintances, to siblings and other family members. In these various settings, I believe I’ve already pretty much seen it all. The following might be things you are currently doing subconsciously. For the sake of your living situation it’s important to avoid these annoying lifestyle habits. 10. Leaving your laundry unfinished I’ve lived in homes that don’t have a washer and dryer, so I have a huge appreciation […]

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