Dealing With: “Can You Do Me a Favor?” Saying No to Effectively Manage Your Time

Have you ever been asked for a favor and before the person asking has even finished their sentence, you already knew that you WANTED to say no? But you said yes instead because you felt guilty, didn’t you? Requests for … Continue reading

How to Boost Your Productivity with the Science of Well Being

Whenever I hear the word productivity, I often have mixed feelings about it. While I love the underlying sense of proactivity it brings to the table, a part of me feels the terminology is better suited for something unemotional like … Continue reading

3 Unexpected Things You Can Do to Be Happier at Work

It’s probably not a surprise to you that happiness leads to success in nearly every domain of your life, including health, friendship, community involvement, creativity and, specifically, your job, career and business.[1]  Happy workers have higher levels of productivity, produce … Continue reading

The Three Types of Letters to Write and When to Use Each

A few weeks after I had my first child, my Mom passed away. Learning to live in the world without her by my side has been one of the greatest challenges of my life. So many times over the years, … Continue reading

3 Productivity Tips for Working at Home Post COVID-19

In early March this year, dealing with the coronavirus meant working at home. The entire planet moved to mandatory work at home to protect the health of employees and communities alike. The remote work culture represented an adjustment for many, … Continue reading

How I Bounced Back After Losing My Job at 26

“Surviving failure makes you bold. Out of devastating failure comes spectacular events.”– Linda Gottlieb In the space of about a minute, I received a call that rendered me jobless. “We’ve decided to let you go. Today will be your last … Continue reading