5 Ways to Communicate Better Through Personal Touch

While a debate exists about how much communication is considered to be non-verbal, all the experts agree on ONE Thing. The words we speak do not convey as much meaning as our body language, tone of voice and personal interaction, which is something that the digital age will look to
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Learning Leverage: Building Systems or Hiring for Sustainable Growth

  One of the gifts of being on a path of mastery is that when we reach a goal, we’ve really just found our next starting line. If someone said to you “Okay, I ran 10k once so that means I can run 10k whenever I want,” you’d understandably wonder
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The ONE Thing of Cinco de Mayo

Many people think that Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexico’s independence or perhaps a religious holiday. These are logical guesses, but they wouldn’t help you win the final round of Jeopardy. The actual events and meaning behind Cinco de Mayo are much more universal, which is why the
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Secrets to Becoming the Most Popular Co-Worker

Whether you work in the one-room office of a startup or the headquarters of an international business, ONE Thing is certain – employee relationships can make or break an office’s productivity. However, keeping office relationships healthy and positive is no easy task, and it gets more difficult as the workplace
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Cornerstone Habits You Need to Build for a Full Life

In a paper on habits, a group of Duke researchers put it quaintly, “Without habits, people would be doomed to plan, consciously guide, and monitor every action.” We may not think about our habits that often, but we should. They’re a huge part of our lives. These reflexive thoughts, feelings
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Three Proven Methods for Improving Your Memory and Learning Something New

Some people think old dogs can’t learn new tricks. Here at The ONE Thing, we believe you’re never too old to learn something new. Not only is it possible for anyone to learn something new at any age, but it’s also beneficial to our emotional health.  Researchers have found that
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Discovering Success: The ONE Thing of World Famous Explorers

America is a maritime nation that was founded on exploration. National Maritime Day honors that history and the personnel of the Merchant Marines who circumvent the globe supporting our troops wherever they may be. It’s also a time to recognize all the explorers that have opened up the world for the rest
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4 Ways to Increase your Energy Level before Leaving for Work

The start of our morning sets the tone for the entire day. It can be rushed, hectic and tense, or it can be relaxed, refreshing and productive. When the day begins on a great note after a good night’s sleep it seems like we’re able to take on whatever life
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How to Stop Multitasking to Boost Your Productivity

Sometimes when we talk to new readers about how to stop multitasking, we get some weird looks. “Why would I want to stop? It’s way more productive, and everyone on my team does it! I wouldn’t even know how to stop, and I would just get behind.” Unfortunately, multitasking is
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Late Summer Vacation Ideas for Everyone

  It happens to the best of us. The end of summer sneaks up on us and we still haven’t taken a vacation. No need to fret. Maybe there aren’t enough days left in the season to take that once-in-a-lifetime excursion around the world you’ve been dreaming of, but there’s
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