A comprehensive selection of self improvement articles, focusing on Productivity from writers around the world

How to Stop Preparing and Start Doing

Are you a chronic over-preparer? I am. Really, I used to be—but I say “I am” because, as with any addictive behavior, recovery from that persistent feeling of needing to do more is a slow and lifelong process. We don’t … r

How Flexible Working Changed My Life And Realigned My Priorities

I’d like to think I’m a modern father. Responsibilities with my partner are split down the middle; we both bring home the bacon (metaphorically, we’re vegetarian) and we split the childcare and household chores fairly (you wash, I’ll dry). I’m not … r

5 Things Productive People Do Every Night

Though we often assume that a good night’s sleep starts when we turn off the lights, setting yourself up for a restful seven to eight hours goes far beyond closing your eyes and taking a few deep breaths. The routine … r

How Physical Clutter Negatively Affects Your Productivity

Face it – clutter happens anywhere, and it happens to you, too. You just can’t resist collecting certain things; whether it had sentimental value or it was expensive so you feel obligated to keep it – either way you’re creating … r

5 Signs Your Therapy Is Working

Most people take that initial plunge into therapy with the highest of hopes. We want to make real changes in our lives. We want to be more successful. We want to be in control of our emotions. In short, we … r

How to Setup Your Personal Development Plan in 3 Simple Steps

Getting your life in order can seem pretty tricky sometimes, but as you are about to see in just a few lines down below, it is actually pretty simple if you have a solid plan. I never truly understood what … r