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Multitasking: Is It Advisable?

Multitasking: Is It Advisable? | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
The “40-hour week” has been getting longer for years. The average American works 47.5 hours per week – and that’s not even counting another 4.5 hours they spend catching up on extra work at home.
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17 Things Successful People Say Differently

17 Things Successful People Say Differently | Life @ Work | Scoop.it

A few simple changes to the way to respond can make all the difference..and change outcomes.

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14 Superfoods That Keep Your Body and Mind Strong

14 Superfoods That Keep Your Body and Mind Strong | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Eating the right foods can help make you happier and healthier--and more successful.
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20 Paradoxes That Give Us Wisdom and Perspective

20 Paradoxes That Give Us Wisdom and Perspective | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Paradoxes may seem logically impossible, but they're often true. From everyday tips to poignant life lessons, paradoxes teach us how to navigate the world.
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Set Yourself Up for a Successful Day With 11 Words, 5 Minutes, and a Pen and Paper

Set Yourself Up for a Successful Day With 11 Words, 5 Minutes, and a Pen and Paper | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Follow these 5 simple steps to set yourself up for a day with less stress and more success (in just 5 minutes each morning).
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5 Skills Workers Will Need To Be Successful In The Future

5 Skills Workers Will Need To Be Successful In The Future | Life @ Work | Scoop.it

"Individuals have to design their careers in a way they haven't before," she says. "There's nobody who's going to do this for you. You have to develop a different set of skills to succeed." 


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19 Breathtaking Photos of Winter Wonderlands Around the World

19 Breathtaking Photos of Winter Wonderlands Around the World | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
We're in the middle of winter here, so what better time is it to look at some of the most breathtaking photos of the season? We've looked through the web and we've found photo after photo of photographers who've shot, not just snow or ice, but trees covered in white, lakes dotted in ice. Around the world, photographers have captured the magic of winter, the beauty of the season encapsulated in a moment. Now, we hope you enjoy this original compilation of 19 photos of winter wonderlands around the world.

Above photo: Viktoria Haack



Bavaria, Germany Photo: Kilian Schoenberger

Nagano, Japan Photo: Takanobu Nushi

Kuusaankoski, Laukaa, Finland Photo: Joni Rahunen

Foreste Casentinesi, Monte Falterona, Campigna National Park, Italy Photo: Roberto Melotti

Moominworld in Naantali, Finland Photo: Miki K

Dingle, Liverpool, England Photo: Owen Buckley

Long Bridge, Skaneateles, New York Photo: Matt Champlin

Estonia Photo: Jan Lepamaa

Paris, France Photo: Irene F

Tromso, Northern…
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Quotables

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

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16 Absolutely Stunning Lakes Once They've Frozen Over

16 Absolutely Stunning Lakes Once They've Frozen Over | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
It sounds so simple, but have you ever just taken a look at a completely frozen over lake? They're like something out of a dream! Absolutely stunning.
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Some of these are stunning...

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4 Ways to Signal Power

4 Ways to Signal Power | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Here's how to master the unconscious cues that tell others you're a leader as soon as you walk into the room.
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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
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6 Tips To Overcome The Winter Blues

6 Tips To Overcome The Winter Blues | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Winter is upon us, which means depression is on the rise. Here are 6 tips to overcome the winter blues!
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The Most Powerful TED Talks of 2014

The Most Powerful TED Talks of 2014 | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Explore this fun, interactive playlist of the most powerful ideas we heard from TED Talks in 2014.
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5 Reasons Why Having Persistence Pays Off

5 Reasons Why Having Persistence Pays Off | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Persistence is the foundation of taking anything you can imagine, and then creating it in your life. Here are 5 reasons why having persistence pays off.
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(From the article): In conclusion, persistence is an important part of life. It’s separates the complete from the incomplete, the wise from the unwise, and just to recap, here are the 5 reasons why having persistence pays off:

 

Most success people have failed at least oncePeople like to test you on persistenceWhat comes easily normally isn’t worth itKnowledge isn’t gained without persistenceThe more you do something, the better you get at it



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Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress

Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow. - Plato
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How to Stop Procrastinating in 3 Minutes With One Simple Question

How to Stop Procrastinating in 3 Minutes With One Simple Question | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Feeling stuck right now? Learn the simple question that will pull you out of any time-wasting slump and kick your butt into gear...
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10 Blessings That Come Hidden in Rejection, Losing and Failure

10 Blessings That Come Hidden in Rejection, Losing and Failure | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
The tough times are tuition we pay for what we need to know to succeed.
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2 Minute Video Showing How To Correct Your Posture In Front Of A Computer

2 Minute Video Showing How To Correct Your Posture In Front Of A Computer | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Don't put yourself at risk while working. Learn how to acquire a proper posture when working in front of your computer.
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22 Gorgeous Pieces Of Art You Won't Believe Were Drawn On An IPad

22 Gorgeous Pieces Of Art You Won't Believe Were Drawn On An IPad | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
They started with a blank screen and used a finger and stylus to sketch with incredible detail.
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8 Super-Productive Ways to Beat the Afternoon Slump

8 Super-Productive Ways to Beat the Afternoon Slump | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
8 Super-Productive Ways to Beat the Afternoon Slump: Check out these eight outside-the-box solutions...
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5 Ways Being Too Nice Can Hurt You

5 Ways Being Too Nice Can Hurt You | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Kindness is always in style, but being a pushover can hurt you in many different ways. Here's a list.
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Quotables

“Fear is not real. It is a product of thoughts you create. Do not misunderstand me. Danger is very real. But fear is a choice.” 

~ Will Smith

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New Meticulously Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White

New Meticulously Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
New York-based artist Maude White (previously) continues to create beautifully rendered illustrations with cut paper, creating dozens of new pieces since we explored her work this summer. White relies heavily on thin lines and negative space to create each illustration, a subtractive process
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