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Don't let society fool you - we all need rest

As human beings, we’re often really bad at picking up signals. The stereotype is this is a guy thing, where men can’t recognize even the most obvious hints, but I think it goes beyond just men. 993 more words


Climbing the store ladder, literally and figuratively

I’ve put two weeks in at the paint department.

I’m learning a lot at the store.

I have to be good at climbing the ladder. 337 more words


No cheers for the 40 hour work week

For the past 15 years I have worked on a fire truck. I worked two twenty four hour shifts every six days. That was roughly 56 hours a week. 454 more words

Work Life

Planning the Best Year Ever

It’s a new year, and I’m determined to make it a year full of vibrancy, balance and wellness! Because I just desire more and more happiness in life.   867 more words

Reclaiming Vibrancy

Grousing Into The Void


J.C. Schildbach, LMHC

I’m in one of those spells where everything writing-wise is coming out all wrong. It’s not writer’s block, as such. I’ve been writing—some. 506 more words


Happiness Prescription.

In his book, How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big, Scott Adams offers a five-point prescription for happiness.  He writes:  “The primary culprit in your bad moods is a deficit in one of the big five: … 544 more words

Self Improvement

More Companies Offer Family Flexibility Programs, But Few Employees Participate

Companies are stepping up to offer flexible family leave programs, but more than 90% of workers of both genders are reluctant to take advantage of them for fear of harming their careers. 906 more words