Motivational Monday: Loss and Gain

We live in a world that is highly focussed on loss and gain. Our goals and priorities circle around what we are losing in life and what we gain or hope to gain. In fact, most of our goals center around preventing some kind of loss, or overcoming it, and gaining something. But when was […]

How the rich work differently

Let me guess, ever since you were young, you were taught if you work hard you can acquire all your financial goals. And this is true to a certain extent. Hard work and good work ethics do pay off. However, from my experience working smart or rather finding ways to make my money work for […]

Handling Multiple Deadlines With Less Stress

Find out what you’re doing Half the stress of meeting deadlines comes from the anxiety of not knowing what your boss expects from you. If your boss says “as soon as possible” try and get a concrete time frame. When you get an assignment, your conversation should end with restating the details and a specific […]

Motivational Monday: Alone Time

It’s a long read; sometimes you have to walk it alone. There will be times when no one understands what you’re going through. It’s your personal journey and you just have to keep walking. That doesn’t mean that you are alone. There are people who can and want to help but sometimes you just need […]

Changing your habitual thoughts

“Such as your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind; for the soul is dyed by the thoughts”-Marcus Aurelius In other words, what Aurelius is saying is your thoughts become your actions and your actions your habits. Thus, if you want to change any habit, you must first start by changing […]

Motivational Monday: Recognizing your achievements

You’ve taken risks Made changes Reached out Let go Pushed past fear Learned new skills The list could go on, but maybe you haven’t taken the time to recognize all the things you did this year. They may not seem that important while you’re doing them, but they are and they deserve to be recognized. […]

Motivational Mondays: Clear the clutter

Humans are collectors. We go through our lives accumulating as much stuff as possible and it can easily weigh us down. ¬†We are taught to have more, but in many ways less is more. Your surroundings play a big role in your thinking and productivity. Studies have shown that those who have neat surroundings are […]