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10 Things Productive People Do Before Bed

10 Things Productive People Do Before Bed | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Wondering how to be more productive? Learn these 10 bed-time habits of the super successful.
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How to Stop Being an Over-Thinker

How to Stop Being an Over-Thinker | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
As a rule, thinking is a good thing and while some people don't do it enough, some over-think everything. Both genders can fall into either category - toda
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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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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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How to Stop Fearing the Worst & Worrying About "What Ifs"

How to Stop Fearing the Worst & Worrying About "What Ifs" | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
If I had to tell my past self something I’ve learned to stop fearing the worst and prevent unnecessary suffering, it would go something like this.
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The Benefits of Looking on the Bright Side: 10 Reasons to Think Like an Optimist

The Benefits of Looking on the Bright Side: 10 Reasons to Think Like an Optimist | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Research shows that thinking like an optimist pays off big—not just when it comes to your salary, but for your health, relationships, and your overall well-being.
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(From the article): Optimists Have Happier 9 to 5s

People who see a glass that's half full tend to rate their jobs as more satisfying than those who don't. A study from Kuwait University found that people who were the most optimistic were also happiest in their jobs and had the fewest work complaints; the opposite was true for pessimists.

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9 Signs of passive behaviour. Are you being too selfless?

9 Signs of passive behaviour. Are you being too selfless? | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Passive behaviour is driven by your need for the approval of others. Rather than risk upsetting them, you put their preferences and needs before yours.
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6 Ways to Make Sure Your Work Gets the Attention it Deserves

6 Ways to Make Sure Your Work Gets the Attention it Deserves | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Doing great things—but no one's noticing? Here's how to change that.
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Why people self-sabotage their happiness

Why people self-sabotage their happiness | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Basically, you grew up in your childhood learning to feel comfy with only a certain level of happiness. Maybe you grew up used to eighty percent happiness. Or
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Are We Raising a Generation of Helpless Kids?

Are We Raising a Generation of Helpless Kids? | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
When a college freshman received a C- on her first test, she literally had a meltdown in class. Sobbing, she texted her mother who called back, demanding to talk to the professor immediately (he, of course, declined)....
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This 2-Minute Ritual Will Set You Up For Success Every Day

This 2-Minute Ritual Will Set You Up For Success Every Day | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Commit yourself to your goals each day. You'll be amazed at how big of a difference a little thing can make.
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Little things...

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Not really sure you need a pen and paper you can do this mentally

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You’ll never change your life until you change something you…

You’ll never change your life until you change something you… | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
You’ll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success if found in your daily routine. – John C. Maxwell
The post You’ll never change your life until you change something you… appeared first on Lifehack.
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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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Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress

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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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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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6 Surprising Ways Being Grateful Makes You Happier

Why learning to be grateful is one of the most selfish things you can do.
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How to Get Lasting Results: The 4 Laws of Permanent Change

How to Get Lasting Results: The 4 Laws of Permanent Change | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Want to create permanent change? Whether you're trying to lose weight or build self-confidence, follow these four rules and you will see results.
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Failing to Notice

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27 Stressful Things You Tolerate Too Often

27 Stressful Things You Tolerate Too Often | Life @ Work | Scoop.it

In life, unnecessary tolerations can bleed you of energy and make it impossible for you to function effectively.  You can’t live a happy, successful, fulfilling life when you’re spending all your energy tolerating things that shouldn’t be tolerated.  Sometimes you need to put your foot down.

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When You Erase Your Limits, These 10 Amazing Things Will Happen

When You Erase Your Limits, These 10 Amazing Things Will Happen | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Your limiting beliefs are those negative beliefs about yourself that stand in the way of what you really want for yourself and your life.  When you erase your limiting beliefs, amazing things can happen.
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The Secret To Winning An Argument Is Ridiculously Simple

The Secret To Winning An Argument Is Ridiculously Simple | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
If you want to change someone's opinion, don't ask them for reasons.
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7 Signs You’re Smarter Than You Think, Even If You Don’t Feel You Are

7 Signs You’re Smarter Than You Think, Even If You Don’t Feel You Are | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Need a brain pick-me-up? Here are 7 signs you're smarter than you think you are.
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