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Monday Motivation: 5 Unique Training Ideas to Make You Better at Your Job

The best companies provide training opportunities for their employees on an ongoing basis, but despite their good intentions, traditional training methods usually don’t work. Many adults learn by doing, and if they don’t implement what they learn immediately, they will forget most of it, often within the hour.  

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Motivation Monday: 8 Tips to Help You Become a Morning Person

Life is tough for night owls. Most businesses open at 8 a.m., and most American schools start at the same time, or even earlier. Studies have shown that morning people are happier, healthier and have greater career success than night owls, most likely because the corporate world is in sync with their natural rhythms. Those who fight going to bed and waking up early may not perform as well in the morning, causing them to not do as well in school or in their careers.

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Motivation Monday: How to Have the Best Working Day of Your Life [Infographic]

Having a happy and productive day isn't as easy as it might seem. There are a lot of roadblocks,  but most of them can be overcome by a change in habit or mindset. The infographic below from Air-IT outlines how you can achieve that perfect (or near perfect) workday.

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Motivation Monday: 8 Ways to Amp Up Creativity

When you look at successful songwriters, performers, artists and entrepreneurs, it can feel like they were born to be more creative than other people. Although there is some evidence that creativity is genetic, there are ways to give your creativity a boost. Whether you're struggling to solve a problem at work or you want to unlock your musical potential, certain behaviors and environments can help bring out the creativity hidden within you

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Motivation Monday: You Need More Than Money to Stay Motivated

What motivates you? Is it money? Attention? The desire to be the best?

It doesn't matter what gets you into the gym at 5 AM, or keeps you working late into the night. What matters is that you know what will keep you going when things get tough -- when you're too tired to get out of bed, when you experience setbacks and disappointment, when things feel too hard, you need to remind yourself what it's all for.

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Motivation Monday: Be the Best Damn Sweeper Who Ever Swept

"If it falls your lot to be a street sweeper, go out and sweep streets like Michelangelo painted pictures. Sweep streets like Handel and Beethoven composed music. Sweep streets like Shakespeare wrote poetry. Sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will have to pause and say, here lived a great street sweeper who swept his job well." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

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