Productivity or Happiness: Having It All in One Schedule

productivity and happiness

While so many people talk about the importance of a work-life balance, few are able to provide real, actionable plans to help people achieve a happy equilibrium between their home and work lives. Articles all over the Web talk about goal-setting and monotasking, but such vague concepts … READ MORE

How Doodling Can Help You Maintain Focus and Strengthen Creativity

doodling focus

For as long as I can remember, I’ve had a bad habit of drawing during classes and meetings. All the way back into elementary school, I’d draw pictures instead of taking notes and had many teachers and bosses lecture me on how it appears disrespectful. Sure, that … READ MORE

How Understanding Economics Makes You Better at Everything Else

Understanding Economics

Even to the people that study it, economics earns the moniker “the dismal science.” The field is filled with dry, lifeless numbers that figure into complex mathematic equations. Study of the science requires frequent interaction with tedious terms, like “opportunity cost,” “comparative advantage” and “income elasticity.” Economics … READ MORE

Introverts Rule the Day, and Here Are 6 Reasons Why

Introverts Rule the Day

Gone are the days of the “hard sell” – that strength and skill we have so admired in the extroverted, gregarious individual in the workplace. Today, technology has taken over, and businesses conduct their functions, their marketing, and their brand promotion online. CRM software tracks every interaction … READ MORE