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Remote jobs have numerous advantages for both the employer and employee. As a result, the number of people who work remotely has been increasing over the past few years. However, there is a downside to this type of job. You can get lonely due to the lack of human interaction. It is especially so for extroverted people. Extroverts derive their energy from socializing and collaborating with friends or co-workers. You not only like to share ideas…

The Mental Health Foundation reports that 1 in 6 people experienced a common mental health problem (such as anxiety or depression) in the last week. MIND, the UK’s leading mental health charity, says that approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. This means it’s likely that some people in your organization have been suffering from a mental health problem at some point. Sadly, unless your company has…

Finding a well-paying job after completion of education is what many youngsters strive for. However, in this competitive age, landing a great job just does not cut it anymore. You need to find something that leads you down a well-defined career path with no end in sight. If you struggle with finding career success and need some help, here are 10 tips, implementation of which will set you up for good! 1. Be ready to…

Procrastination is the easiest thing to do and the most difficult thing to stop. It can sap up your productivity. Procrastinators are not a rare species — they can be found everywhere, even in you and me. It is the somewhat notorious habit of putting off things endlessly. Who amongst us is not guilty of it? Business organizations and their strategic plans can suffer losses because of poorly performing employees. Decision-making and action are prerequisites to…

Back in 1890, it wasn’t uncommon for manufacturing employees to work 100 hours each week — more than 14 hours a day. That left a measly 10 hours to commute to your job, take a shower, eat, spend time with your family, and sleep. It’s no surprise workers began to protest. Today, working conditions are much cushier in comparison, with full-time employees working an average of 8.56 hours each day. However, that doesn’t mean we…

We have all heard the expression that “Freedom Comes with a Price” and in this last decade of turning my passions into the way I make money in the world, I have learned some huge lessons. I have learned what it means to put my trust and faith into a vision that I whole-heartedly believe in and move towards it despite fear, self-doubt or a lack of clarity or even having the necessary skills on…

Most business owners and entrepreneurs are always on the grind. It has become somewhat popular to proclaim yourself as a hustler and workaholic who puts in long hours and believes that’s the only way to achieve success. And we have the evidence for that claim. According to his biographer, Steve Jobs had an amazing work ethic and used to work from 7 AM to 9 PM every day when he returned to Apple back in 1996.…

No one is a robot. Balancing your full-time job, family and other responsibilities can be overwhelming and stressful even to the strongest person. You will experience days when you feel too lazy to go to work and want to return home early so that you can relax, but you have an endless list of tasks that have to be complete before you put your needs first. Sound familiar to you? It can be difficult to…

When you are a child, you tend to think about your future career a lot. You imagine yourself as a famous football player, a cool astronaut, or an elegant businesswoman. As we grow older, our wishes change, and we start making career choices which will keep us financially secure. However, in the process, we forget about the most important aspect: finding a career that will enrich our soul and bring genuine happiness. If you are undecided,…

Sounds pretty good, doesn’t it? Getting more, while doing less? While it might not be true in all cases, these 5 steps will apply to almost all to-do lists, goals, and projects. Check out this article from the Huffington Post and if you’re as scatterbrained as I am, then this list will make time management and accomplishment as easy as your ABCs. If any of you have any more tips on making the “less is…