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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The Unexpected Downside of Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go has taken the world by storm, but it isn’t everything the creators expected. The popularity is far greater than anticipated, which is of course a great thing for the Pokémon franchise. However, their new concept of gaming has come with a few unexpected downsides, including distracting you from
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Why You Shouldn’t Go to Work Today, And What You Should Do Instead

The sun is up, the birds are chirping and it’s time for you to get ready for another work day. But you’re still sleepy, you’re feeling overwhelmed, and you can’t seem to shake the fog in your head. Let’s face it: work sucks – all of your energy, that is.
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Financial considerations when hiring administrative professional

Financial Considerations When Hiring an Administrative Professional

Most, if not all, of the world’s most successful businesses wouldn’t be where they are today if they didn’t have the support of administrative professionals. These men and women have many different titles, but their role within an office is essentially the same. They assist executives, managers, departments and sometimes
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3 Things You Didn’t Know About Achieving Mastery

Mastery is a topic that comes up frequently in The ONE Thing. Without a mindset geared toward embracing mastery, achieving extraordinary results is nearly impossible. But just the idea of achieving mastery can cause some of us to build mental roadblocks. Becoming a master at anything is not a quick
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How Jay Papasan Lined Up His Dominoes to Speak Publically with Confidence

Today, we recognize National Public Speaker Day, a day that celebrates an activity that has most of this blog audience collectively grimacing. In honor of this day, we dove into the backstory of one of our favorite speakers. Our very own, Jay Papasan. Does the thought of speaking to a
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You Get What You Give This Halloween

Trick or treaters everywhere will march through the streets tonight looking for something sweet to snack on. Never underestimate the power of a sugar addicted child—if your home doesn’t hand out the goods, it’ll haunt you later (generally in the form of trees draped in toilet paper). Kidding aside, Halloween
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Essentialism: Balance What Matters and What Matters Most

It’s no surprise that we all have a different set of priorities. What’s important to me is likely not the same as what is important to you. But we all sometimes struggle with how to give our priorities the focus that they need. After all, there are so many other
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Must-read blog posts for your health

10 Must-Read Blog Posts for Your Present and Future Health

It’s hard to imagine how little information was obtained and exchanged before the arrival of the blog. Some would say that blogs have helped create an overload of information, but when it comes to your health you can never have too much good information. Your health is directly linked to your
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Kick Ass Guide®: Everything You need to Know About Accountability

Accountability means taking responsibility for your success. The accountable person is focused, action-oriented, and more self-reliant and confident than those who aren’t. While keeping an eye on the outcomes they desire, they lock-in on the actions and steps that will get them where there.  That makes them dependable. When you’re
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