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The 8 Habits of Highly Productive People

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What makes a productive person? Is it the ability to robotically churn out work, hour after hour? Is it the amount of discipline one has? Is it the speed at which one works? Before we can discuss what makes a productive person, we should first define what productivity is. The common notion of productivity is...

How to Finish What You Start: 10 Important Tips

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Do you have a habit of starting projects, but not finishing them? It might be the new business you want to start but you're halfway working through the business plan. It might be the album which you want to launch but you're still composing the songs. It might be the book which you want to...

Are You a Self-Help Junkie?

Self-Help Junkie

What do you do every time you read a self-help post? Do you reflect it back onto your life and see how it's relevant to you? Or do you just click the "x" button and surf away to another page, forgetting what you just read? Self-help junkies are people who indulge in self-help without action....

101 Important Questions To Ask Yourself

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“The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions.” - John Simone What questions do you ask yourself every day? Believe it or not, the kind of questions you ask determine the kind of life you lead. That's because your questions trigger its own set of answers, which lead to certain emotions, which then...

How to Say No To Others: Your Ultimate Guide

Saying No

I'll admit it - I don't like to say no. Whenever someone has a request, I'll say yes where I can help it. Part of this is because I don't like to leave people in the lurch. The other part comes from not wanting to disappoint others. And yet...

11 Essential Tips to Manage Emails Effectively

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For those of you who were born in the 1980s or earlier (I was born in 1984)… are you amazed at how email has become a central mode of communication today, whether personal or for work? Well, I am. Back in the 1990s, before the internet boom happened, people hardly used emails. I still remember...