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4 Ways to Be More Creative and Productive1. Give Yourself Space to Explore2. When it’s Time to Converge, Make it Your Mantra3. Separate Your Tools4. Beware of Distractions


    
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4 Ways to Be More Creative and Productive

1. Give Yourself Space to Explore
2. When it’s Time to Converge, Make it Your Mantra
3. Separate Your Tools
4. Beware of Distractions

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Is This the Best Startup Launch Video Ever?

Dollar Shave Club is the brainchild of Michael Dubin, the suave guy explaining the concept. Granted, not every founder could carry off a performance with this much deadpan humor and well-timed stunts. Read More

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When you’re in the midst of launching a startup it’s easy to forget to…well…laugh. While starting a business certainly requires focus, it’s ok to mix business with a little humor now and again—which is why you should take a few minutes for a refresher course on lean startups, via memes.
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When you’re in the midst of launching a startup it’s easy to forget to…well…laugh. While starting a business certainly requires focus, it’s ok to mix business with a little humor now and again—which is why you should take a few minutes for a refresher course on lean startups, via memes.

(via Lean in Memes – 10 Lean Startup Ideas Explained in Memes | Twitter Tips And Updates From Buffer)

Life Inc. - Sorry I'm late, boss, my cat had the hiccups

The least common yet most entertaining reasons why employees were late for work?

  • Employee’s cat had the hiccups
  • Employee’s angry roommate cut the cord to his phone charger, so it didn’t charge and his alarm didn’t go off.
  • Employee’s leg was trapped between the subway car and the platform (turned out to be true).
  • Employee thought she had won the lottery (she didn’t).
  • Employee got distracted watching the TODAY Show.

Props for creativity?

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If you have time to kill today, we recommend wasting it on this.

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If you have time to kill today, we recommend wasting it on this.

It’s easy to be pessimistic because then we fool ourselves into thinking we don’t need to do too much. What if in 2004, some kid at Harvard didn’t say, “I’m going to make a little website that everyone on the planet is going to put all of their personal details on.” What if he said, instead, “Ahh, I don’t feel like it. Some girl who looks like the girl with the dragon tattoo just broke up with me and can I really compete against myspace.com anyway? Don’t be an idiot, Mark.” And he just went under his covers and cried. No good!

James Altucher on why you should alter your attitude in order to improve productivity, and also find success.

How Entrepreneurs Can Increase Productivity by 500% | TechCrunch