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Kayla Matthews writes Productivity Theory and is constantly seeking to provide new tips and hacks to keep you motivated and inspired! You can also find her on Huffington Post and Tiny Buddha, and follow her on Google+ and Twitter to stay up to date on her latest productivity posts!

5 Ways Not to Let Other People’s Stress Wear You Down

By Kayla Matthews   /     Jul 14, 2017  /     Health Inspiration  /     1 Comment

Sensitive souls tend to absorb other people’s stress and energy. Eventually, it wears you down. There is a difference between sympathy and empathy. When you sympathize, you express compassion for what someone is going through, and when you empathize, you step into their shoes. For empathic people, stepping into other people’s shoes is too literal, […]

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How to Break Bad Habits

By Kayla Matthews   /     Jul 12, 2017  /     Productivity Hacks  /     0 Comment

We all have bad habits we’d rather not have. Do you check your phone constantly, even in the midst of a conversation or a business meeting? Do you snack late at night and watch the pounds creep on accordingly? These are just two examples of bad habits. It can prove incredibly difficult to break bad […]

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