I Didn’t Check My Email Until 11:00 AM for a Week—Here’s What I Learned

I don’t do morning routines. The only thing I do every day is groggily roll over and check my email. According to everything I’ve ever read on the subject, that's terrible for your productivity. So I vowed that for one week, I wouldn’t look at my inbox until 11:00 AM. I could survive. Right?

What My Mom’s Three Jobs Taught Me About Ambition

Need some inspiration? Read on to learn what my mom's struggle taught me.

11 Google Drive Tricks That’ll Make Your Life That Much Easier

Fun fact: Google Drive launched only six years ago—and yet you probably don’t remember what your life was like without it. Even if you’ve only got a few dozen docs there, these 11 tips, tricks, and tools will help you manage them better—and faster.

7 Unexpected Ways to Boost Your Creativity (Even if You Think You Have None)

Stuck in a creative rut at work and not sure how to get out of it? Check out these seven quick tips, backed by science, to help get your creative juices flowing—from reading more fiction to creating content to taking a nap (seriously).

How to Survive a Meeting-Filled Day (and Still Get Your Work Done)

As someone who’s (and knows many people who have also) had days of back-to-back meetings, I know how tough it can be to get all your other work done. Here are some tips for how to get through the day the best you can, if canceling isn’t an option.

How to Survive a Meeting-Filled Day (and Still Get Your Work Done)

As someone who’s (and knows many people who have also) had days of back-to-back meetings, I know how tough it can be to get all your other work done. Here are some tips for how to get through the day the best you can, if canceling isn’t an option.

9 Cheap (or Free!) Classes That’ll Help You Manage Up

Your boss is almost always absent. Or, completely disorganized. Or, not a great communicator. Or, doesn’t set clear priorities. Whatever category of manager you have to work with, these cheap online classes will make your life easier and work more productive.

Everything That Would Be Different if You Treated Your Time Like Your Money

Your time and your money are both limited, and neither magically multiplies. Those truths seem easier to grasp when it comes to money than minutes. But if you treated your time more like your finances, you might find that you’re far more productive and far less stressed than you ever were before.

7 Traits of Supremely Productive Employees

High-performing employees are worth their weight in gold.

The Stupid Easy Way to Make Your Phone Less Distracting at Work

There are so many ways to make your phone less distracting at work, like putting it away or turning it off. But if it stresses you out not to respond right away to text messages coming in during the day, you can set an autoresponder to inform any sender that you're at work, not angry or dead.