4 Techniques for a Healthier Work-Life Balance

How to De-Stress and Find a Better Work-Life Balance

Americans (really) need to find more effective ways to manage a healthier work-life balance. According to a recent study of full-time workers conducted by Gallup, roughly two thirds of all respondents experienced some form of workplace burnout, ranging from sometimes to all of the time.1 Worst of all, this job […]

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9 Soft Skills to Master for Your Next Promotion

In-Demand Soft Skills to Help You Get to Your Next Promotion

In a construction worker’s job, their hard skills refer to specific, concrete and technical abilities, such as the ability to drive and operate a forklift and crane. But the soft skills of a construction worker, like effective time management, stamina and level-headedness, are harder to define or even learn in […]

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obsessing over mistakes

How to Stop Obsessing Over Your Mistakes

Worrying is natural. In fact, worry is an evolutionary tendency, since learning from your mistakes helps you not make them again. It’s how children learn not to touch hot things – and how our ancestors learned not to pet the crocodiles! But when contemplating or worrying about your mistakes becomes […]

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tips for commuting

$30 and Under Car Accessories to Make Your Commute Smoother

A recent study suggests that fewer Americans used a vehicle to commute to work in 2018 when compared to data from 2007 — but the vast majority of U.S. workers still rely on this method as their primary means of transportation.1 While remote employment continues to grow in popularity, only […]

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US Cities

Unbuilt America: What 6 US Cities Could Have Looked Like

America has long been seen as a land of opportunity: for the nation’s architects, the cities have seemed like blank slates waiting to have an identity stamped upon them. But in the rush to stake a claim, not every voice is heard above the din – and many a big-dreaming […]

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Optimize Your Workspace in 7 Steps

How to Organize Your Desk for Success

According to a recent survey, the average person spends 5 minutes a day looking for a lost or misplaced item.1 That’s not much time, but what if you lose track of several items in one day? Be it on the job or at home, a cluttered, messy desk can easily […]

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