You want to start 2020 off on a good foot. And no matter what your resolutions are, we can all afford to be a little more efficient, productive and diligent with our time. That can come in the form of getting our tech to work better for us, cleaning out our inboxes, getting a better desk chair or just learning some simple guidelines to meditation. Whatever you’re looking to achieve in 2020, these productivity tips are a good foundation for being your best self this year.
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