productivity

Why You Need ‘Say No’ Days

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk We’re all familiar with the concept of a “no-spend day,” right? For 24 hours, you commit to not spending any money. No impulse buys, no takeout, no purchases whatsoever. In fact,

Why You Need ‘Say No’ Days

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk We’re all familiar with the concept of a “no-spend day,” right? For 24 hours, you commit to not spending any money. No impulse buys, no takeout, no purchases whatsoever. In fact,

To Feel Better About Yourself, Learn A Small New Skill

To Feel Better About Yourself, Learn A Small New Skill article by “Staff” (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk So much of self care is self-focused, whether it’s an indulgence like a nice bath or work like making yourself a

To Feel Better About Yourself, Learn A Small New Skill

To Feel Better About Yourself, Learn A Small New Skill article by “Staff” (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk So much of self care is self-focused, whether it’s an indulgence like a nice bath or work like making yourself a

How to Steal Time for Your Creative Work

article by “Staff” (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Work-life balance for creative types is more like work-work-life. You’ve got to find time for both your work responsibilities and your non-work responsibilities, plus time for the people you care about

How to Steal Time for Your Creative Work

article by “Staff” (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Work-life balance for creative types is more like work-work-life. You’ve got to find time for both your work responsibilities and your non-work responsibilities, plus time for the people you care about

Add Self Care to Your ‘To Do’ List

article by Staff (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk For the past couple of years, I’ve been using a bullet journal to track all kinds of things. Work assignments and appointments, my son’s football games and karate classes, my workouts,

Add Self Care to Your ‘To Do’ List

article by Staff (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk For the past couple of years, I’ve been using a bullet journal to track all kinds of things. Work assignments and appointments, my son’s football games and karate classes, my workouts,

Use Friday to Plan the Following Week

article by “Staff” (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Many of us have little rituals to help us transition out of the workweek and make the weekend as relaxing as possible. Maybe you go to happy hour; maybe you order

Use Friday to Plan the Following Week

article by “Staff” (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Many of us have little rituals to help us transition out of the workweek and make the weekend as relaxing as possible. Maybe you go to happy hour; maybe you order

Use Your Snooze Alarm to Practice Morning Mindfulness

article by “Staff” (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk The next time your morning alarm goes off, use your nine minutes of snooze time to stretch, check in with yourself, and reflect on what you hope to get out of

Use Your Snooze Alarm to Practice Morning Mindfulness

article by “Staff” (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk The next time your morning alarm goes off, use your nine minutes of snooze time to stretch, check in with yourself, and reflect on what you hope to get out of

How Much Rest You Need to Prevent Burnout

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Most of us already know that if we don’t get enough time to rest and recuperate between stressful tasks, we risk burning ourselves out. But how much rest do we actually

How Much Rest You Need to Prevent Burnout

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Most of us already know that if we don’t get enough time to rest and recuperate between stressful tasks, we risk burning ourselves out. But how much rest do we actually

Find Extra Hours in Your Day With These ‘Time Multipliers’

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Not every day can come with an extra hour attached — so for the rest of the year, we’ll have to figure out how to create our own. I use RescueTime

Find Extra Hours in Your Day With These ‘Time Multipliers’

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Not every day can come with an extra hour attached — so for the rest of the year, we’ll have to figure out how to create our own. I use RescueTime

Get More Time in Your Work Day By Setting ‘Hard Stops’ For Meetings

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk A few years ago I started enacting a “hard stop” mentality to most of the meetings and calls I had. Inspired by a few of the people I interviewed, who said

Get More Time in Your Work Day By Setting ‘Hard Stops’ For Meetings

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk A few years ago I started enacting a “hard stop” mentality to most of the meetings and calls I had. Inspired by a few of the people I interviewed, who said

Try Doodling When You’re Stuck on a Big Project or Need to Relax.

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Research shows that doodling, as in carelessly drawing an image rather than trying to create an artistic work, can help boost your memory and cognition, make you more creative and help

Try Doodling When You’re Stuck on a Big Project or Need to Relax.

article by ‘Staff’ (no author cited) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Research shows that doodling, as in carelessly drawing an image rather than trying to create an artistic work, can help boost your memory and cognition, make you more creative and help

Keep Your Home Office Clean By Setting Up a Cleaning Schedule

article by “Staff” (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Working from home is fantastic in a lot of ways. Working alone at home can make things like lunch breaks and what clothing you’re wearing pretty flexible. It can also something

Keep Your Home Office Clean By Setting Up a Cleaning Schedule

article by “Staff” (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk Working from home is fantastic in a lot of ways. Working alone at home can make things like lunch breaks and what clothing you’re wearing pretty flexible. It can also something

Make Working From Home More Productive By Prentending You’re at The Office

article by “Staff” (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk I’ve exclusively worked from home for the majority of the last decade. Working from home is great, but it can also be pretty distracting. One thing that makes it easier? Pretending

Make Working From Home More Productive By Prentending You’re at The Office

article by “Staff” (no credit given) reposted from Lifehacker.co.uk I’ve exclusively worked from home for the majority of the last decade. Working from home is great, but it can also be pretty distracting. One thing that makes it easier? Pretending