Overcoming Our Ego: The 8 Crippling Manifestations

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Transcend your ego…the ego is an illusion…Thai Ngyuen’s advice on how to deal with your ego.

John Oliver Debates Minimum Wage. Living Wage Anyone?

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The federal minimum wage has not been adjusted since 2009 and does not provide a living wage for full time work. Time to fix it?

Could Indulging A Distraction Actually Make You More Productive At Work?

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We all deal with grief differently, and some of us, not too effectively. Here is Tyler Tervooren’s method.

Finding a Mentor Matters For Young Men, But Formalizing the Relationship Matters Most

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My experiences taught me not only how powerful mentoring is but how wrong we generally tend to view mentoring in our personal and professional lives.

Honoring Your Word Like A Man

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Dillan DiGiovanni explains how honoring your word differs from doing everything you say you will.

Want to Make More Money? Invest in Your Relationship

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Rabbi Slatkin explains why the best Investment of 2014 should be your marriage

5 Mobile Apps That Could Make You a Better Person (Possibly)

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Tune in, turn on and drop out – using apps to unplug.

How to Support 6 Kids From Your Kitchen Table Without Going Crazy

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Jason Leister with 3 specific tips for how to increase your productivity no matter where you are or what you are doing.

How to Nap

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Go ahead and nap: you’ll be in good company, and better health.

Too Busy To Save Your Company

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Ken Goldstein, on productivity: “How we prioritize our time says a great deal about what we value.”

Negotiating Flexible Work Arrangements, Part 3

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Address your boss’ concerns about what is fair.

Negotiating Flexible Work Arrangements, Part 2

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Higher performance, lower turnover: Make your case by presenting your boss with the facts about telecommuting.

Negotiating Flexible Work Arrangements, Part 1

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Why bosses say no to flex-time, and what you can do about it.

The Pressure to ‘Have It All’ and the Need to Redefine Success

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We all get the same 24 hours. How you prioritize your time involves trade-offs of one kind of success for another.

Workplace Bullying: A Chronic Corporate Disease

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Rakesh Malhotra, on how to detect against bullying in the workplace — even if it’s yourself.

Can We Talk about the “Busy Trap”?

It’s summer. Yesterday my kids (who are 12 and 9) slept until 9:30 am. They got up and watched “Home Alone” for the first time (we’d procured it for a road trip last weekend and they hadn’t gotten around to viewing). Then they went outside and rode scooters and chased the neighbor kids around in […]