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It's just about time we wave goodbye to the old year and hello to the new one! 2020 has been challenging for many, so it comes as no surprise that people are once again thinking about their New Year's resolutions. Whether your goal is to become more productive at work,  advance your career or focus on your mental health, it's smart to have a plan in place to help you succeed. Here's how you can create an action plan to help you reach your goals.  Put your resolutions in writing Choose your main goals and either write them down or create a vision board.  Jotting them down...

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Pandemic or not, people are starting to prepare for the holidays. While our celebrations might look a lot different this year, there are still things to be done! Here are some ideas on how you can get organized for the holidays!Decide on a budgetBefore you start preparing for the holidays, figure out a realistic budget and stick to it. While holiday parties and events likely won't be happening, make sure you factor in extra costs like shipping for presents. Make a listOnce you have a solid budget, plan your gift list, menus and holiday cleaning. Get your family involved by...

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Have you been thinking about homeschooling? You're not alone. With the spread of COVID-19 and the uncertainty about whether or not education will remain uninterrupted, more and more families are considering homeschooling their children. Getting started can be overwhelming, so we've compiled a list of some homeschooling tips! Schedule or no schedule?The great thing about homeschooling is that you get to decide what works best for your family. Will they need structure? Or can they thrive with a more relaxed style of learning? It's up to you! Connect with other homeschoolersJoin homeschool Facebook groups to share resources, plan meetups and...

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SmartSheets are often used in the workplace for meetings, note-taking and training. But what are some other ways you can use SmartSheets? Check out this list below! 1. Study tools for students 2. Planning board for workshop projects 3. Shade screen (on windows) 4. Workout Routines in the home gym 5. Display school pictures, projects, report cards and artwork 6. Posting notices at community events 7. Coaching in the team locker room 8. Message board for family 9. Viewing screen (for projectors/PowerPoint) 10. Privacy (on windows) 11. Drawing and doodling 12. Recording club meetings For more ways to use SmartSheets,...

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With more and more companies giving their employees the option to work remotely, it's important to have a home office setup that promotes productivity. Here are 7 you can use to create the best home office for your needs. If possible, choose a space with natural light Having the right lighting is more important than you may think! Did you know that workers exposed to natural light sleep longer and better than their counterparts? That vitamin D exposure can also promote better health, fighting depression, diabetes and chronic pain. Natural light also encourages productivity and engagement in workers. Keep work...

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