When a problem is large or complex and the optimal solution is unclear, here’s how to begin making progress towards a solution even though you can’t visualize the entire path.
None of us make decisions based on reality itself. We make decisions based on our beliefs about reality.
This checklist by Dr María Machón includes typical triggers for procrastination, along with possible solutions for each trigger.
In this video with Bryan Elliott for “Behind the Brand,” best-selling entrepreneur, marketer and author Seth Godin shares his views on taking risks, challenging the status quo, and starting a business.
Let’s say you are sitting at your desk, with something to write, and you notice some anxiety… and an urge to go instead to one of your...
What is a mind map? Put simply, it’s a type of diagram, used to help you outline information in a visual format. But really, a mindmap can be anything you need it to be.
Multitaskers who think they can successfully divide their attention between the program on their television set and the information on their computer screen proved to be driven to distraction by the two devices.
The people around you dictate your success. They can also forecast our failure.
Some lessons that apply equally to getting buff and to building your business
Timeboxing is a simple time management technique you can use to take control of your time.
Trying to resist that late-night tweet or checking your work email again?
Let’s say you have an agenda, and every time one of you wandered off the agenda, you forced yourself to get back on it. Would the conversation be better or worse, with a set outcome?
When the task at hand requires some imagination, taking a walk may lead to more creative thinking than sitting.
Often we’re discouraged because of some tough challenge or obstacle in our way. But a shift in mindset, courtesy of a Zen proverb, can change everything: The obstacle is the path.
We all know that if you’re truly passionate about something, productivity becomes largely irrelevant.
The problem isn’t capturing our creativity, as individual inspiration is a steady pulse that beats within us all. The problem is keeping those embers hot once we have them in our grasp.
Maintaining an interest in the goals you pursue can improve your work and reduce burnout, according to research from Duke University.
Do you have dreams you want to pursue, but never seem to have the time because of the twin demands of work and family?
Keep refreshing your goals in your mind, so you think about them often. Here are some ways to do just that.
Our attention is often pulled in too many directions, leaving us feeling overloaded, distracted, chaotic, spread thinly, without focus. So what can you do?