5 Tips for Working From Home

5 Tips for Working From Home

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There’s been a real trend for flexible work arrangements, including working from home, even before the current situation. While the concept sounds great (working from your couch in your pyjamas!), it can actually be really difficult. There are pets and children and chores just sitting there waiting to distract you at any given moment. Add in Netflix and your bed and you could just have a recipe for disaster. Never fear – I have some tips to establish an effective working from home situation so that you can enjoy the perks while also being productive. 1. Get ready for the day One of the biggest perks of working from home is that you don’t have to get dressed in business attire. Business suits? Gone. Full face of makeup? No way.…
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4 Characteristics of Stoicism

4 Characteristics of Stoicism

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The concept of stoicism has recently been gaining some interest. At first, this may seem unusual given that the concept dates back to Greece and was founded 2000 years ago. Some may wonder how this philosophy could apply to modern-day life given that the world has changed so much since then, but it is a surprisingly useful tool for navigating the ever-changing society that we now live in. Stoicism focuses on the idea that we should focus on the things we can control, rather than the things we have no power over. There are many benefits to this philosophy including better control of one's emotions, improved focus and productivity, and higher levels of contentment. If you are wondering how you can be become more stoic and experience these benefits for…
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