Researchers Suggest a Hack to Make Financial Decisions Easier

Researchers Suggest a Hack to Make Financial Decisions Easier

New research has found a few helpful tips we can use when making financial decisions. When it comes to making decisions about money, many of us go running in the opposite direction. According to science, we do this for a few reasons: because we have too many choices, we're happy to defer the decision to a partner, or we don't feel we have the expertise to make the decision. 

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How to Stay Healthy at the Office [Infographic]

How to Stay Healthy at the Office [Infographic]

When you work in an office, maintaining your healthy lifestyle becomes much more difficult. From the coffee breaks paired with an unhealthy snack to the fact that office jobs are sedentary, work life can make it difficult to get enough exercise and eat well. The infographic below from Gundry MD outlines a few ways you can stay healthy at the office. 

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The Art & Science of Networking [Infographic]

The Art & Science of Networking [Infographic]

Networking is an important part of any career. But it's more than just about meeting new people and adding new contacts to your phone. Networking the right way is about building relationships and providing impactful and positive value for each other. And to do that, you need the right tools and tactics. The infographic below from Network Wise teaches you all about the art and science of networking. 

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DeMar DeRozan and Kevin Love Star in PSA For NBA Mental Health Initiative

DeMar DeRozan and Kevin Love Star in PSA For NBA Mental Health Initiative

The NBA has launched an initiative called Mind Health to help raise awareness of mental health issues. Toronto Raptor's DeMar DeRozan and Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love star in a short PSA, promoting the initiative and describing their own struggles with mental health.

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Redesigning My Home With Havenly: Part 2

Redesigning My Home With Havenly: Part 2

Mike and I have been optimizing our living room configuration roughly every quarter for the last three years, and still haven’t found the ideal setup. Fed up, I recently decided to try Havenly, an online service that pairs you with a designer to create a concept for your room of choice. After you approve your final concept, you can shop all the chosen furniture and decor pieces directly from the Havenly portal. Read my initial thoughts on working with Havenly here.

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Weird Ways I Get Paid: Trading Services is More Than Money

Weird Ways I Get Paid: Trading Services is More Than Money

You can get paid in so many ways. Money is the most obvious -- it’s a ubiquitous necessity that directly helps us lead healthy, fulfilled lives. Then there’s a barter system, which is much less popular but still has a place when trading work with skilled professionals.

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Elon Musk's Candid Productivity Tips for Tesla Employees

Elon Musk's Candid Productivity Tips for Tesla Employees

Elon Musk recently sent out a memo to employees with a list of productivity tips, a few being pretty ruthless. His goal is to produce 6,000 Model 3 cars per week by the end of June. He's also been known to sleep at the Tesla factor to ensure there is high productivity while producing the new electric car. With his goal in mind, these tips might just be what Tesla employees need to make it happen. 

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Google Drive Hacks to Make Your Life Much Easier [Infographic]

Google Drive Hacks to Make Your Life Much Easier [Infographic]

Google Drive has made document sharing and editing so easy for teams, especially those that telecommute. But there are ways to use it even more efficiently and make your life even easier. The infographic below from Quill outlines a ton of useful Google Drive hacks, including keyboard shortcuts, Zapier automations, and how to use the features in a more effective way.

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The Productivity Planner: Why It Did & Didn’t Work For Me

The Productivity Planner: Why It Did & Didn’t Work For Me

At the end of every year, I peruse through my local book and stationary shops to find the right planner for the year ahead. Most times, those planners get full use for a few months, and then my organization slowly trickles until it’s the end of the year again and I’m looking for my next planner. Basically, I have yet to find a planner that works well for my needs.

At the end of 2017, I came across the Productivity Planner. Its main purpose is to help you prioritize your week and day so that you can achieve more of your goals. Each day is set up for you to prioritize 3-5 tasks which, according to the founders of the planner, will help you achieve more by doing less.

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Keto Confidence: How Changing My Diet Helped My Career

Keto Confidence: How Changing My Diet Helped My Career

In 2016ish, I switched to a ketogenic diet with intermittent fasting at the suggestion of a few friends. Everybody does this differently, but for me specifically, this means I eat all my meals between 1 pm and 8 pm, focusing on eating plenty of healthy fats and very few carbs and sugars.

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Havenly Takes the Guesswork Out of Redesigning Your Home

Havenly Takes the Guesswork Out of Redesigning Your Home

Havenly is an online retailer that sets you up with interior designers to help you choose and customize furniture, and redesign a room -- all online. When it came time for me to redesign my living room, I knew I had to try them out.

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