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Work Smarter (January 21, 2015)

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In what ways can you work smarter? Manage your time, take time, don’t waste time. Adjust to changing conditions. Never stop learning and reading. Enjoy the satisfaction of doing a great job, and your work will bear fruit.

10 Execs With Time Management Secrets You Should Steal

“Cap your face time. Answer yesterday’s emails today. Don’t waste wasted time. Get real with the boss. Daydream. Don’t put yourself on the spot. Ditch Davos. Eat the big frog first. Leave the office at 5:30. And find an accountability buddy.”

5 Regulatory Issues That Could Affect Your Business in 2015

“Last year was a big one for small business. More businesses were sold than ever, and small businesses added over a million workers last year. Even more changes are on the horizon this year.”

How Long Does It Take to Read Popular Books?

“We took some of the most popular books of all time and estimated how long it would take the average reader to finish by multiplying word count by the average person’s reading speed.”

9 Habits You Need to Stop Now

“Rather than read all of these self-help books full of things you should start doing to be more productive, it’s often better to look at what you should stop doing that gets in the way of productivity.”

Solving the Hole Problem

“Start by putting your issue in the can — use the word can when you write your questions: ‘In what ways can we…?’”

The World Needs “Invisible” People: Why Fame-Seekers and Attention-Cravers Have it All Wrong

“The allure of fame and fortune are strong, but the people behind the scenes reveal the merits of a low profile.”

Quote of the Day

“Work is the greatest thing in the world, so we should always save some of it for tomorrow.” — Don Herold