3 Moves Smart People Make When They Get…

Getting a new boss can be nerve-wracking. For better or worse, you’ve figured out how to work with current manager. You know how long it takes him or her to reply to an email, the best approach for pitching new ideas, and how he or she defines “Urgent!” But there’s no denying that working for [Read More]

4 Things People Who Truly Enjoy Their Work…

While it’s true that terrible jobs are often directly related to a horrible bossor boring, tedious work, things that can be hard to problem-solve, many people have found a way to enjoy what they do in spite of a few outstanding negatives. A recent study showed that 49.6% of people enjoy their jobs. Even though [Read More]

5 Habits That’ll Free Up Room in Your…

“I’d love, to but I don’t have time!” This is the biggest excuse I hear when it comes to people explaining to me why they could never ever have a side gig, even if they have a great idea. But here’s the truth (that I know you know): We all have 24 hours in a [Read More]

Every Excuse You’ve Ever Made for Not Unplugging…

I recently left the country. On vacation. It wasn’t like an on-the-run type of situation. And I did something that I’ve never been able to successfully do before—I didn’t check my email once. As a Muse editor, I’m all too familiar with all the science that says you need to truly disconnect to get the [Read More]

4 Things to Do at the End of…

Meetings. I can hear the collective groan from here. Your days are filled with what seems like endless sit-downs, conversations, and brainstorming sessions. And, honestly, you wouldn’t mind—as long as you felt like you were actually accomplishing something. But, when it comes to meetings, we all tend to fall into the same trap: We spend an hour [Read More]