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21 Productivity Playlists on Spotify to Help You Focus at Work

21 Productivity Playlists on Spotify to Help You Focus at Work

With a myriad of things to think about amidst the ongoing global health and economic crisis, it’s become a challenge to resist the multitude of distractions that arise on a daily basis, dragging your focus away from being productive at work. Luckily, there are various tools you could use to help you in your battle against the temptations of procrastination, one of which is music.

Spotify houses approximately 50 million songs you can listen to for free, or under a paid subscription...

Work-From-Home Tips: Finding the Balance Between Life and Work

How many times have you found yourself wishing that you were at home - snug, safe, and comfortable, while in the middle of a busy work day? For those whose companies belong to the 46% of American companies who have put into effect remote work policies since February of this year, their wish has been granted. In fact, based on the 2018 American Community Service (ACS) data by the Global Workplace Analytics, there are 5 million employees or 3.6% of the US employee workforce, who work from home...

Back to Basics, and Then Some

The global health and economic crisis brought on by the pandemic has greatly affected everyone from all over the world with no exceptions - whether you are rich or poor, big or small, young or old, the virus knows no bounds or limits. One is bound to be affected one way or another; if not health-wise, it is most likely that your pockets have run almost dry by merely trying to survive over the past few months...

How Stress Interferes With Your Business' Success

Entrepreneurship can be rewarding, but it can equally be just as stressful. As a business owner, you may find yourself trying to balance reading and responding to emails, taking phone calls, managing projects, sorting payroll, and everything else in between...

7 Ways to Manage Remote Work With Homeschooled Kids

You are at home and sitting in front of your laptop as your fingers dance skillfully, creating a rhythmic sound as the soft clatter of your keyboard resonates in your study room. With your unwashed hair flowing freely on your shoulders and your morning cup of coffee in your hand, it seems like nothing can ever break this exquisite moment of solitude.

That is, until you hear a faint scream inching closer and closer, until it becomes a shrill sound that startles your senses to wake immediately, crashing into your peace...