Leave your work baggage behind before every trip

Leave your work baggage behind before every trip

It’s booked! You’re going on a much needed vacation in a few months. Now just download your best vacation countdown app so you can count the seconds until you’re running away from the stress of work. Fast forward a few weeks. You realize the excitement about the trip has taken over your life, and now you’re cramming to pack a suit, address that long to-do list you’ve been avoiding, and actually tell everyone you’ll be gone! Too much to do, too little time.

To succeed, you better get comfortable being uncomfortable

To succeed, you better get comfortable being uncomfortable

Many of us fall victim to a similar weakness: the fear of vulnerability. Whether we are not pushing ourselves in the gym because we’re embarrassed to fail. Or if you’re like me, you procrastinate getting your ideas out into the world because they’re not “perfect” yet. I spend a lot of time trying to perfect things. That’s my ego at work, “better make sure you don’t look stupid; the next thing you say better not suck.” We let the fear of being criticized stop us from succeeding.

3 ways practicing empathy can form stronger relationships

3 ways practicing empathy can form stronger relationships

We may not be able to control what happens to us, but we can control how we respond to it.

Each person, over the course of their life, has had their own cross to carry. We all have had experiences, both positive and negative ones, that have contributed to shaping the people we are today. Often times, hardships...