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Switching up your morning routine can help you get more done every day.

8 morning routine hacks that will get you up and out the door faster

Making small changes to your morning routine — such as switching off the news — can be a more efficient use of your time in the mornings.
Think before you say 'yes.'

9 things you should never be afraid to say no to at work

Learning to say no at work can make you more successful. Rejecting requests is a balancing act — you'll need to weigh your current workload and team goals against the needs and wants of others. Here are nine things that you should always say no to at work.
You might just be going to bed too late. Here's how to tell.

You’re probably not a night owl — you just don’t know how to get to bed on time

Even if you're always tired in the mornings, you might still not be a night owl. Productivity expert Laura Vanderkam shared how to determine if you're a night owl or if you're just procrastinating going to bed.
Get back into the swing of things once the holiday's over.

6 things successful people do when they return from a long weekend

Memorial Day is here, meaning many of us in America are getting a shortened work week. Here are some tips for making the most of your first day back after a long weekend.
Chinese President Xi Jinping

China is thinking about scrapping birth limits — but that won’t have the impact it’s hoping for

As China to lift birth limits in efforts to shift its aging workforce, analysts remain skeptical.
You don't have to wake up early to get more done.

How to design the ideal morning routine if you’re a night owl

About a third of people are night owls. They have difficulty waking up early, can easily stay up at night, and find that they're able to do their best work in the evening. But even the biggest morning haters can find peace and purpose in the a.m.
Try these tips if you can barely keep your eyes open at work.

17 things you should do if you’re bored at work

Bored at work again? There's a better way to use your time besides reading the news, browsing Facebook, and glancing at the clock every other minute. Try one of these 17 tips today to boost your on-the-job happiness.
BoE deputy governor for monetary policy, Ben Broadbent

A Bank of England official was forced to apologise after calling the UK economy ‘menopausal’

The UK economy is in a "menopausal" phase after passing peak productivity, a Bank of England deputy governor Ben Broadbent said in an interview. He suggested that low productivity growth in Britain looks like the end of the 19th century after the age of steam had passed its peak.
When it comes to desk clutter, keep it at a minimum.

13 ways to hack your workspace for optimal productivity

Many people spend the majority of their waking hours during the week at their work desks. Use these tips from interior designers across America to make your workspace more optimized for productivity.
Productivity isn't universal — do what helps you works best.

How to be more productive if traditional productivity tips don’t work for you

Productivity advice typically relies on a static vision of our working selves — it doesn’t account for the human element. Increasing your productivity requires working with your natural tendencies and allowing time for you to do things that make you happy.