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31 Eye-Opening Pros and Cons of Social Media Use

Many of us have conflicting feelings about social media. In just a few years, it has already changed the landscape of communication, business, and education. While one group extolls the virtue of faster communication with the advent of social networking sites, others vilify it for the reported negative effects it has on our mental health. Indeed, the use […]

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The Pomodoro Technique: How to Master Your Time in 25-Minute Blocks

If you’re like most people, time management can be a challenge. Odds are you’re bombarded with work tasks, personal projects, lengthy to-do lists and constant emails flooding your inbox. So, how do you get it all done in the most efficient manner? One possible solution is to use a popular time blocking system called the Pomodoro Technique. In this […]

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7 Best TED Talks on Procrastination (Featuring Tim Urban, Jason Fried, and Laura Vanderkam)

TED—which stands for “technology, entertainment, design”—is a company that posts lectures online with the slogan “ideas worth spreading.” The TED conference has been held each year since 1990, and while its initial focus was on technology and design, it has since expanded to include lectures on a wide variety of topics, including education, business, and […]

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Eustress vs. Distress (How to Benefit from the Different Kinds of Stress)

Get this: Most people believe that all types of stress are bad.  Sure, too much stress can have a negative long-term effect on your health and overall wellbeing. But sometimes stress can be a good thing.  In fact, when you regularly introduce positive types of stress in your life, then you will grow as a person. That’s why it’s […]

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