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Why ‘active listening’ will make you more productive, and how to do it

Why ‘active listening’ will make you more productive, and how to do it

When you actively listen to what someone is trying to say, your conversations become more valuable, meaningful, and productive. Here’s how to do it.

by × October 31, 2013 ×

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How to ‘Flow’: Here’s the most magical chart you’ll come across today

How to ‘Flow’: Here’s the most magical chart you’ll come across today

According to a sizeable amount of research, one of the best ways to maximize happiness is to ‘flow’ more often. Here’s how to do it.

by × September 12, 2013 ×

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Warning: Are you putting your future self on sale?

Warning: Are you putting your future self on sale?

Studies have shown that people think of their present and future selves as completely different people, and that they often make terrible decisions because of it. Here’s how to steer clear of that trap.

by × August 21, 2013 ×

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Want to succeed at something? Go all-in.

Want to succeed at something? Go all-in.

One of the main reasons you’re reading these words right now is because I went ‘all in’ on A Year of Productivity.

by × July 15, 2013 ×

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Warning: Is artificial light shattering your productivity?

Warning: Is artificial light shattering your productivity?

Believe it or not, the amount of natural and artificial light you’re exposed to each day can have a huge effect on how productive you are. Here are four ways artificial light can affect you.

by × July 2, 2013 ×

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Here’s everything you need to develop a ‘growth mindset’

Here’s everything you need to develop a ‘growth mindset’

According to researcher Carol Dweck, there is one single quality that separates successful people from unsuccessful people – whether or not they have a ‘growth mindset’.

by × June 20, 2013 ×

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Why nobody cares (and what makes that amazing)

Why nobody cares (and what makes that amazing)

People care a lot less about your house, car, job, and clothes than you think. And knowing that fact will change your game.

by × June 18, 2013 ×

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The 2 things every productive (and successful) person does, every day

The 2 things every productive (and successful) person does, every day

In my opinion, productive people (and successful people) do these two things every day that other people don’t.

by × June 14, 2013 ×

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