5 Ways to Explain Inbound Marketing to Your Family This Thanksgiving

November 24, 2016 Admin Wordpress 0

When Thanksgiving rolls around, there are a few questions that we don’t exactly look forward to hearing. “When are you getting married?” “When am I getting grandchildren?” “Have you been moisturizing?”

And yet, none of those oh-so-polite questions even come close to the complexity of explaining what, as an inbound marketer, you actually do for a living.

The Science Behind a Happier Commute [Infographic]

November 11, 2016 Admin Wordpress 0

Here’s what you definitely shouldn’t do the next time you’re stuck in traffic on your way to work: calculate just how much time you spend commuting to and from the office.

Seriously, don’t do it. The realization that you spend weeks of your life behind the wheel (or choice of public transport) could just be enough to ruin the rest of your day.

Are You Addicted to Work? [Flowchart]

September 7, 2016 Admin Wordpress 0

How many of you out there wrestle with the urge to work outside of normal working hours?

If you have a hard time taking a break from work to the point where your physical and mental health are on the decline, it’s very possible you’re actually addicted to work. And you wouldn’t be alone: 27% of workers claim to be workaholics, and an estimated 10% might be clinically considered work addicts.

7 Ways You’re Letting Guilt Sabotage Your Work

September 6, 2016 Admin Wordpress 0

When was the last time you felt bad about something you did — or didn’t do?

For me, it happened about 30 minutes prior to typing this sentence. I left the house later than I had planned, because I allowed extra time for my workout. I felt guilty for dedicating time to my own stuff, when I knew I had a looming deadline.

Are You Actually a Good Listener? [Flowchart]

September 2, 2016 Admin Wordpress 0

When you listen to someone speak, are you really listening to them … or are you listening to the voice in your head?

Hearing someone and listening to someone are two very different things. It’s all too common for people to wait for their turn to speak or think about what to say next instead of truly listening to someone. 

How to Get Caught Up on Email After Vacation: 9 Helpful Tips

August 30, 2016 Admin Wordpress 0

There’s nothing that squashes vacation bliss quite like coming home to a crazy inbox.

One minute, you’re reminiscing about the stunning sunset you caught on your last night. The next, you’re scrolling through an overwhelming number of unread emails, desperately trying to discern which ones you actually need to read and wondering why on earth you thought it was okay to take vacation in the first place.

A Workaholic’s Guide to Relaxing on Vacation [Infographic]

August 19, 2016 Admin Wordpress 0

There’s a big difference between having a strong work ethic and being a workaholic.

When you have a strong work ethic, it means you have a strong sense of responsibility, you put in your best effort, and you care about the quality of your work — but you also cut yourself a break every once in a while to recharge.