Study Says People Do Just 3 Hours of Real Work a Day—Here’s How to Beat That Number

Wondering how to get more work done? Are you spending time doing things like making coffee, chatting with co-workers, or checking social media? If the answer to both these is yes, this article has all the tips and tricks you need.

4 Ways You’re Making Your Job Way Harder Than it Needs to Be

You know your job is too hard, but you also have a feeling you might be part of the problem. Perhaps, you're adding more hassle to your plate by overcomplicating your work. So, here are four ways you're making things way tougher than they need to be—as well as how to fix them.

This Is How 4 Leaders Fixed Their Company’s Meeting Overload Problem

Meetings—we love to hate them. How they creep up on you right when you're being your most productive. How they drag you through things you already knew. Which is why I rounded up strategies for decreasing your meeting load from four successful company leaders.

5 Phrases You Need to Banish if You Want to Leave Work on Time

We have a problem with how we talk about time. We like to think our requests are easy, but because we never get specific on how much time we need, everything ends up taking longer than expected. So, if you want to start leaving work on time, you need to stop letting people say these five things.

The Best Question to Ask Your Boss Whenever You’re Assigned a New Project

When I started at my current role, my manager told me, “The first time you do this task, it’ll take an hour. But once you do it several more times, it should only take you 15 minutes.” This taught me to always ask my boss how long something will take so I could prioritize my tasks—here's why.

3 Strategies to Painlessly Free up Time and Get More Done

What juggling a growing tech company, grad school and a toddler taught me about how to efficiently manage time and priorities like a superhero.

How to Go From an 8-hour to a 5-hour Workday by Changing One Simple Thing

Stop wasting time trying to do everything at once.

5 Tips for Staying Focused on What Matters When You Work From Home

Time management becomes even more important when you're surrounded with at-home distractions.

How to Spend Half Your Time Out of the Office Without Getting Fired

If you don't have a job that gives you the freedom to work remotely, find out what flexible work options are available to you.

Don’t Let the ‘Urgent’ Overtake the ‘Important’

The difference between the two is key to proper time management and vital to growing your business.