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The Emotional Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language

By Kayla Matthews   /     May 22, 2015  /     Cultural Productivity  /     0 Comment

You might not think that learning a foreign language is especially important to your daily productivity. You might also wonder why I spend so much time writing about the benefits and reasons why you should learn at least one foreign language.  After all, I’m a productivity blogger – not a linguist. The Ties between Language […]

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Use a Digital Calendar to Plan Every Second of Your Day

By Kayla Matthews   /     May 14, 2015  /     Productivity Hacks  /     0 Comment

Back in the days before computers, if you wanted to keep track of your calendar you had to get a weekly planner, write down everything and pray you didn’t lose track of your reminders. Now, with computers, tablets and cellphones, you can access your calendar from anywhere. I used to think planning every second of […]

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Use This 60-Second Mindful Meditation Tool to Calm Down

By Kayla Matthews   /     May 06, 2015  /     Productivity Hacks  /     0 Comment

Every day we’re faced with problems. Most of them are little problems, but when we let each little problem affect us, the pile quickly builds up. Eventually, it can feel as though you have the weight of the world on your shoulders, and it feels like you can’t get through anything. When you’re feeling overwhelmed, […]

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Why and How to Keep Learning after College

By Kayla Matthews   /     Apr 29, 2015  /     Productivity Hacks  /     0 Comment

The saying might be annoying, but it’s true: Your college years pass by in an instant. Now that you’ve graduated and you’re out in the adult world, education might seem like something from your distant past. You might even find yourself missing the classroom and learning in general. Being a graduate definitely has its perks, […]

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How to Create A Priority System at Work

By Kayla Matthews   /     Apr 24, 2015  /     Work Productivity  /     0 Comment

You thought your day looked clear this morning, but now it’s lunchtime and you have a million things to do. Don’t worry; we’ve all been there. For those of us who succeeded in getting all the work/tasks done, we owe our success to prioritizing. Fortunately, prioritizing isn’t an inherited skill; it’s something that can be […]

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20 Motivational Earth Day Quotes

By Kayla Matthews   /     Apr 20, 2015  /     Motivational Quotes  /     0 Comment

Since April 22, 1970, Earth Day has brought together Americans in celebrating and protecting the environment. The event seeks to raise awareness of environmental issues and encourage people to get involved in environmental activities. This year, to get you into the spirit, we share 20 of the best quotes about nature, to motivate you to […]

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