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Tracking expenses is the first step toward wise money management. These apps help you monitor spending — and much more.

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You don't have to pay for Microsoft Office or other expensive computer programs — discover how to use free open source software.

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Some moments in time are better than others. Learn how to savor the best times and manage the worst for greater happiness and satisfaction.

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Even good habits take effort, so make sure the ones you've committed to aren't actually doing more harm than they're worth.

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Do your projects always seem to take longer than planned? You're not alone. Here's why scheduling is hard — and how you can improve.

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From biology to economics, scientists are discovering that sloth may be fundamental to our makeup. Settle a little deeper into your couch and learn why.

7 Ways Doing Nothing Will Make You More Productive

It's easy to get caught up in our busy routines, but doing nothing can actually boost productivity. Learn why taking a break might be the best thing you do today.

The Best Time of the Day to Do Everything

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Science Shows You Need to Work Less — Here's Why

If you've been looking for ways to convince your boss to let you work fewer or more flexible hours — for the same pay — send him this link.

10 Smart Things to Do During Your Commute (Even If You Drive!)

Why fill your public transit commute (or drive) with mindless chatter when you can use that time to smarten up, instead?

Kill Boredom With These 34 Fun and Productive Projects

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Why You Need a Time Budget — and How to Create It

If time is money, wouldn't a budget help you manage your time, too? Of course it would! Get started building your time budget now!

Are Your Lights Making You Tired?

Do you lose your energy and glow every afternoon? Or do you have trouble getting to sleep at night? Your problem could be your lights.

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Stuck in a rut? Get out with these 25 ways to shake up your day and make it great!

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Science Proves It: You NEED to Take a Vacation

If the boss balks at your plan to take two weeks off, show him this. Brain science says you'll return more energized and productive than ever!