Articles tagged "Personal productivity"
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Stop doomscrolling: 6 better ways to spend a 15-minute break on your phone
We don't need to hide our phones during a break. We just need mobile break options that improve our state of mind—not bring us down. With a lot of personal trial and error, I've found six different (and better) ways to use my phone on a break.
By Elisa Silverman
4 min read
Managers: Never just text your reports the word "hi"
If my manager ever texts me "hi", "hello", or "hey" without any further context, I will assume that I'm fired. It's the only logical conclusion. The same goes for "are you around?", "let me know when you get in," and "can we talk?"
By Justin Pot
3 min read
The 3 game-changing lessons I learned from my business coach
The day after my first session with my business coach, he fell 30 feet in a freak rock-climbing accident, breaking three vertebrae in his spine, two ribs, his left ankle, and his right shoulder—as well as suffering a concussion. He was lucky to be alive.
By Elisabeth Edelman
5 min read
How to turn off Google's Smart Compose feature
Predictive text has precisely one acceptable use: generating unhinged gibberish for text messages to disturb your friends. This is wonderful and makes the world a better place. In Gmail and Google Docs, though, predictive text is distracting.
By Justin Pot
2 min read
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