Review your day each night before going to sleep

According to a new working paperfrom Harvard Business School, setting aside 15 minutes to write at the end of the workday is enough to make you better at your job.

“When people have the opportunity to reflect, they experience a boost in self-efficacy,” says HBS professor Francesca Gino. “They feel more confident that they can achieve things. As a result, they put more effort into what they’re doing and what they learn.”  Continue reading

Why It Is Important To Wake Up Early?

Could there possibly be any benefits of waking up early? Apparently so. I have been converted to an early riser by choice. My work day starts pretty early so waking early by compulsion has long been a part of my life. But lately I’ve taken to waking up early even when I don’t need to. I know my mum’s going to have trouble believing this. Continue reading

3 Steps to a permanently clear desk

By Leo Babauta

1.First, take everything on your desk and in your drawers, and put them in one big pile. Put it in your “in basket” (if it doesn’t fit, pile it next to your desk or something). From now on, everything that comes in must go in your in basket, and you process everything as below. Continue reading