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5 Tips to Make Work While Traveling a Breeze


I tend to work a lot. I also tend to travel a lot. Not many people get the chance to work remotely so when you do – make sure to embrace it. I’ve worked remotely on and off for the last three years and traveled to fifteen countries along the way.

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Avoid Working During Vacation (with Scorched Earth Tactics)


“Oh man, time sure moves slowly when you’re on vacation – maybe I’ll just check my e-mail for a second?” And down the bloody rabbit hole, you go. I have a vacation coming up next week and I have failed to put together a plan for the holidays. Which means I have every chance of accidentally

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If You Don’t Feel Anxiety, You’re Not Trying Hard Enough


We hear so much about the negative effects of stress that we actually forget about why stress exists in the first place.

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The Power of a Handshake – Why Remote Teams Still Need an Office


As remote work gets more and more popular, we have to ask what is the glue that holds companies together?

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5 Tips on Surviving Work During Summer


At Toggl, we know it’s summer when our office suddenly has more floors than people.

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5 Challenges of Working Remotely (and How to Conquer Them)


When you spend your days at home in a virtual office, it can seem that the biggest hurdle remote employees face is finding the motivation to put on real pants.

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Does Your Culture Scale?


A small startup can feel like a family. But what happens when the family grows?

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5 Crucial Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a New Job


I’ve had the chance to play both sides of the field – I’ve been the new guy at the office, but I’ve also had to oversee plenty people learn their way into a new job. But the mistakes are always the same.

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Tips for Working from Home

Working from home might seem like a tempting concept, but its pitfalls are many. If you don’t draw a clear line between your work and domestic routines, this arrangement can turn from a dream job into a productivity nightmare.

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Why 9-to-5 Has to Die (and How to Build Smarter Work Hours)

The objective of work is not to be at work – it’s to get work done.

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Quit Smoking with the Smoke Break Timer


There are never too many reasons to stop smoking. Your health and well-being should be your primary concern, but smoking is not just killing you – it’s also killing your time.

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Winter is Coming (and How You Can Keep on Working)


Many of you living and working way south of the arctic circle do so in what we’re assuming is a perpetually festive mood. While we recognize that hot climate is not necessarily easier to cope with, living in the upper regions of the northern hemisphere produces its own unique challenges for productivity. And it’s not