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How To Disagree Without Getting Angry

By Kayla Matthews   /     Oct 26, 2016  /     Health Inspiration  /     0 Comment

Disagreeing with someone is inevitable. There’s no way everyone you ever meet will have the same opinions as you. However, there’s a way to disagree without getting angry with each other and making the situation terrible for both parties involved. Feeling the Fury Anger is often a social emotion. You have an anger-triggering thought as […]

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How to Let Go of Perfection and Enjoy Being ‘Okay’ at Things

By Kayla Matthews   /     Oct 25, 2016  /     Health Inspiration  /     0 Comment

Do you want to stop being a perfectionist? Maybe your first thought is “no”, because you were taught to aim high and you equate perfectionism with hard work. But picture a kid beating himself up for getting 96% on a test instead of 100%. He doesn’t just have high standards — he can’t enjoy his […]

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Documentaries to Watch to Feel Grateful

By Kayla Matthews   /     Oct 24, 2016  /     Health Inspiration  /     0 Comment

Watching films can be a great escape during difficult times, but when the stories are true, they’re even more satisfying. From the real-life resurrection of a defunct musician to cuddly babies smiling at you from across the world, watching joys and triumphs can be the antidote to feelings of sadness or ingratitude. When fall weather […]

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5 Ways You Sabotage Your Productivity – And What To Do About Them

By Marc Tan   /     Oct 14, 2016  /     Work Productivity  /     0 Comment

This post is a guest contribution from Marc Tan. To learn how you can contribute to Productivity Theory, please read our Write For Us page.    Productivity is achieved when we get the most work done through the most efficient use of resources. We become most productive with an organized work ethic and a strong […]

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5 Habits That Hurt Employee Productivity

By Kayla Matthews   /     Oct 11, 2016  /     Work Productivity  /     0 Comment

You’ve tried it all — energy drinks, listening to classical music, even doing little exercises while at your desk to stimulate your brain and keep your heart active. However, no matter what you try, you’re just not achieving maximum production. It could be some habits you’ve formed that are keeping you from performing at your […]

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4 Ways to Use Your Tired Brain to Be More Creative

By Kayla Matthews   /     Oct 06, 2016  /     Productivity Hacks  /     0 Comment

If you’re hitting a productivity slump, it’s difficult to get anything done, let alone something that requires unbridled creativity. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to encourage your creative juices to keep flowing, even when you feel ready to fall asleep. Here are a few ideas. 1. Listen to Upbeat, Inspiring Music Music […]

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