how to be productive

How to Be Productive at Work, Rest and Play

Learning how to be productive is one of the most rewarding things you can do for yourself. It’s also one of the most challenging, and it’s something we come back to again and again here at The ONE Thing. In this post, we wrote a whole lot about the lies
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Top 5 Apps to Keep You Organized

5 Game Changing Organization Apps for 2016 Getting more done in the day often requires leverage. Technology has given us many new means of leverage, and apps are chief among them. Since we carry our smart phones around with us everywhere we go, apps are a great way to keep
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Family Considerations Before You Freelance

When deciding what ONE Thing you can do for your job or business such that by doing it, everything else would be easier or unnecessary, consider this: national statistics show that many industries are beginning to experience a dramatic shift toward a freelance-driven workforce. The U.S. Government Accountability Office recently
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how to be successful

Success Is No Mystery — Follow the Clues

Wouldn’t you like to know the secrets behind Bill Gates’ billions? The steps Warren Buffett and Ray Dalio have taken every year to beat the fickle financial markets? What it takes to turn a scruffy dorm-room startup into Facebook? Let us pull back the curtain for you… There is no
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How to Choose the Perfect Personal Life Coach

The concept of having a life coach didn’t become mainstream until the 1980s, but the value of a good life coach is indisputable. World leaders have known this for centuries, which is why they surround themselves with advisers. Today, many top executives enlist the help of life coaches for the
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How to Make Sure You Grow Closer With Your Partner This Year

Here at The One Thing, we talk a lot about our key relationships. These special relationships are what enable us to lead a productive, full and happy life. In other words, they’re super important! For many of us, our most important relationship is the one we share with our partner.
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ONE Thing Success Stories Spread

Jay and Gary purposefully titled their latest book The ONE Thing, not ONLY ONE Thing. And, they underlined that message at a recent presentation in Phoenix by challenging thousands of attendees to find focus in seven areas of their lives – Spiritual Health, Physical Health, Personal Life, Key Relationships, Job,
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5 Ways to Kick Stress to the Curb

If you’re looking to improve your health, reducing stress is the ONE Thing that will make the biggest difference. In the last decade, stress has been linked to a host of chronic illnesses, cancer, obesity, and heart disease. The problem is stress is a fact of life. It’s all around,
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5 Ways to be Ergonomical at Work

Ergonomics. It’s a topic that doesn’t come up much in the workplace despite the fact that it’s the science of optimizing a place, such as your desk, so that everything can be used both easily and safely. It’s also described as the study of people and their working environment, with
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A Happier You with the 66-Day Thank You Challenge

It’s destined to be a good year. You’re making sure of it. You’ve set your big goals and determined what steps you have to take to be on track to achieve them. While doing this sets you up for success, there is one more thing you can do to assure
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