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Are You Living for Your Resume or for Your Eulogy?

I happen to have a 30-minute break in between classes last night and my language student introduced me to this TED.com website. I came across this very short talk by David Brooks that left me thinking – am I living for my resume or for my eulogy? 408 more words

Ask The Nurse

Quick Thought: Just One More Hour

Truth is, we make time for the things we want. Then life happens. Somewhere along the lines we need to balance out life and making time for what we crave. 132 more words

Living & Writing

Making the Best of Working At Home

Working at home used to be an unconventional path to take in building a professional career. Even entrepreneurs find themselves working away from home as required by their businesses. 549 more words

Thoughts & Opinions

Favourite Destinations for Free Stock Photos

The threat of copyright violation looms over many bloggers. Stealing images is swimming in treacherous waters for a number of reasons: firstly the owners of said work can and often do choose to sue you, and secondly you’ve taken away the property of someone who has put in their valuable time, energy and creative efforts into this creation. 553 more words

How To

Defeat Perfectionism!

“I’m a perfectionist.” Have you heard yourself saying this before? Maybe in an interview? Or on a group project?

Certainly, perfectionist put out great work but that it is if their work actually gets out. 688 more words

Success Notes

Am I Closet Morning Person?

I woke up to my alarm at 5:50 AM this morning. And stayed up.

Such acts of ambitiousness would have been unheard of for the four-years-ago me, or the couple-months-ago me for that matter. 250 more words

8 Steps to Having Wildly Productive Mornings

You’ll wake up for about 25,000 mornings in your adult life, give or take a few.

According to a report from the World Health Organization, the average life expectancy in the United States is 79 years old. 1,141 more words