11 Differences Between Busy People and Productive People

“Even if you’re the kind of person who gets a lot done very quickly—theoretically, a dream employee, a workhorse—you may be shortchanging yourself out of true productivity.”

Busy Is a Sickness

“Here’s the thing. I wear busyness like a badge of honor. Only there’s no honor to be had.”


What Having a “Growth Mindset” Actually Means

“Individuals who believe their talents can be developed (through hard work, good strategies, and input from others) have a growth mindset. They tend to achieve more than those with a more fixed mindset (those who believe their talents are innate gifts).”

What’s Your Cost Per Unit of Fun?

“We have seemingly unlimited options for fun, which is great. But we all have limits on the time, energy and money we have.”


 
Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures

“A seismic shift of stuff is underway in homes all over America.

Members of the generation that once embraced sex, drugs and rock-and-roll are trying to offload their place settings for 12, family photo albums and leather sectionals.

Their offspring don’t want them.”

 

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