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If You Want To Be More Productive, You Need To Stop Work From Expanding

Have you ever decided to refresh your resume, only to see what should be a 30-minute job take weeks? Believe it or not, this has little to do with the nature of the challenge itself, but more your outlook and the amount of time that you allow for completion. In this post, we will talk about the importance of mind-set and how you can become more productive when completing non time-sensitive tasks. Parkinson’s Law: work expands when your give it too much time The key to improving your productivity and…

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Workout Your Brain By Learning A New Word Every Day, You Will Get Smarter

Have you ever had the feeling of speechless because you are running out of words to speak your mind? Or have you ever read a word that you are familiar with but suddenly cannot recognize its meaning? Sometimes there also might be the case that you have a word in mind but you forget how to spell it right. These situations do not prove you are not intelligent enough but somehow show that your brain needs some more training. Workouts aren’t just for your body, your brain needs that too….

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5 Clever Facebook Video Ad Hacks That Will Lower Your CPM by 81%

Scroll through your Facebook feed, and you can’t help but see video ads. Quite a few of them actually. You may have even seen my video ads, which I’m using to promote my businesses. I’m doing this, of course, because Facebook Video is huge right now. One of the more recent studies found that there are “8 billion daily views for Facebook Video in November 2015—a 100% growth from 6 months prior to the study.” And here’s another interesting stat. Videos’ organic reach on Facebook is 135% greater than that of photos. This…

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How "Stealing" from Great Writers Makes You Write Better And Think Bigger

We all have that day where your idea pool run dry and you just cannot find the suitable word to describe things in your mind. You then remember all those great lines from Ernest Hemingway and wonder why you never been able to form those brilliant sentences in your brain, while slowly fall into the abyss of self-deprivation. Actually, it is not that hard to write like Hemingway. You just have to steal from him. When you are reading some fascinating pieces from great writers, you may imagine yourself becoming a writer….

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Why People Often Fail To Lose Belly Fat

Losing belly fat always seems to be a hard task. One reason is that there are many myths that make people’s efforts wasted. Below are 4 common ones . Myth #1 Ab exercise is the most effective way Many people believe in “spot reduction”, which means losing fat in an area by exercising that part. However, such exercise only strengthens the muscles there. Still, it would be covered by a thick layer of fat. This applies to all kinds of body fat. So doing sit-ups or crunches wouldn’t be particularly effective if…

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75 Amazing Student Discounts (& How to Qualify Even If You’re Not a Student)

Saving money in college isn’t exactly a top priority for most students, even though there are a ton of student discounts and deals available. In fact, college and being broke are kind of synonyms! But, while high tuition fees and food costs might drain your budget, there’s something that will save you a ton of… Continue… The post 75 Amazing Student Discounts (& How to Qualify Even If You’re Not a Student) appeared first on MoneyPantry.com.

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