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Are you a Vacation Martyr?

Originally published in Money, Inc. Are you a liability to your company and to yourself? Are you a vacation martyr who feels like even a few days off will be too much to catch up on when you get back? Project: Time Off discovered half of Americans leave vacation time...

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How to Hire a Personal Assistant

This article was originally published in Money, Inc. Does the term Personal Assistant feel fancy-pants and out of reach? Do you think that having a House Manager is overkill to help you work in your line of genius? If you said yes to either, I’m writing to help you...

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Ways to Manage your Time Wisely

This infographic about ways to manage your time wisely is speaking my mind. I plan out my top tasks the night before, but always start my day with a meditation and the 5-min journal app. I use Focusboosterapp.com to track my time because most people underestimate how...

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Is it work-life balance or lagom?

Recently I came across a great word in the Swedish language - Lagom. Lagom means just the right amount, enough, in moderation or in balance. I don't use the words work-life balance because I think work and play are more like a teeter-totter or...

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Why Eating Clean Can Boost Job Performance

 What's this eating clean thing all about? We all have certain goals at work. Maybe you want to knock a presentation out of the park. Or perhaps you want to score a big new client. Or you might just want to get through the day and feel better about work—mentally,...

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Shoeboxed Trick for Reimbursable Expenses

Are you your accountant's worst nightmare? Do you know you are leaving money on the table that could be deducted from your taxes? I love Shoeboxed to track my receipts and reimbursable expenses. Here’s a quick video showing how I use it so I don’t miss out on any...

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Tips for Restorative Sleep Infographic

Far too many of us are trapped in a vicious circle with no restorative sleep and we don’t even realize it. If you’re one of the nearly 50 percent of American workers kept awake at night by anxiety over work, you’re most likely feeling the effects. When anxiety about...

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