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Productivity

How to say no without feeling guilty: 6 secrets from experts

Being “too nice” can cause legit problems. So how do you say no without feeling guilty? Experts and research have answers.

Advice

How to lower your bills: Tips from the FBI’s top hostage negotiator

How to lower your bills by using the same persuasive techniques as an FBI hostage negotiator.

Advice

10 lessons in career longevity from Billy Joel

Billy Joel can teach you a lot about what goes into sustaining a lifelong career. Here are several career lessons we can learn from the Piano Man.

Office Life

5 ways to get your office to eat healthier

You spend half your waking life at the office, so it can have a huge impact on your health. Here's how to eat healthier while you're there.

Advice

5 ways to get your office to be healthier

Some new employees expect to gain five pounds within their first few months at a new job. Here's how you can buck the trend and make a healthier office.

Advice

Be like Betty White: How a likeable demeanor can translate into a lifelong career

Here's what makes Betty White so beloved by people across all ages and life stages, and what can we learn from her incredible career.

Productivity

7 secrets top athletes can teach you about being the best at anything

We’d all like to be better at what is most important to us. Top athletes and their coaches as well as the best sports research can reveal how to get there.

Productivity

The stoic knows: 4 rituals that will make you well-liked

Do you want to have better relationships?

Success

3 questions that will help you find the most successful side hustle

Is your idea feasible?

happiness

The absurdly simple thing that makes the happiest people in the world so happy

When something good happens, savor the moment.

levelling up

7 steps to get a raise without asking for one

Your boss’s expectations are the price of entry.

the whole human

10 ways to improve your sleep and increase your productivity

Eliminate interruptions.

levelling up

Here’s why being a ‘joiner’ makes you absurdly successful

The term “follower” is often used to designate the members of a community, as if it is an entirely passive role.

Success

5 successful women share their best advice from their most awkward moments

Yes, you can recover.

levelling up

10 things the greatest leaders all have in common

Great leaders don't just focus on results.

success

The 5 paths to become the best at anything

Hard work pays off.

the whole human

Why your boss lacks emotional intelligence

The heartless, no-nonsense CEO has become something of an icon.

levelling up

3 ways to get your career back on track after a crisis

Don't rush to action.

the whole human

10 things you should do every day to improve your life, according to science

Challenge yourself.

productivity

10 ways smart people work less and get more done

They take time to reflect.

how to

6 ways to master the art of the first impression

Put away your phone.

office life

6 ways to handle unreasonable work requests

Sort out what work is doable and what is overwhelming you.

the whole human

3 ways to stay calm under pressure, according to a bomb disposal expert

Focus on what you can control.

job search

How not to get scammed as a job seeker

A con artist wants you to act quickly, not think things through.

levelling up

How to make the most of informational interviews

Make sure you bring value, too.