How Smart People Manage to Make Poor Decisions

Difficult decision

Intelligence and good decision-making don’t always go hand in hand. Even the smartest people are capable of making some pretty foolish decisions. Decision-making is another one of those things that should be taught in schools. It would probably prove to be a more useful skill than precalculus in the typical day of most people.

Setting Healthy Boundaries in Business

With smartphones at our fingertips, boundaries around business are more blurred than ever. Applications like Slack and Gmail make us radically accessible, conference calls can happen at any time of the day, and laptops make it easier than ever to work on the weekends. It’s no surprise, then, how stress begins piling up. Things happen […]

Why Your Fear of Success is Holding You Back

Successful business

Fear of success? Fear of failure is something we can all understand, but fear of success? It might sound a little funny, but many people fear success even if they don’t realize it. Success isn’t 100% positive, and there’s a part of you that understands that. Success brings attention, requests for help, and maybe even […]

5 Characteristics of Truly Inspiring Leaders

There are few things more important to effective leadership than the ability to inspire.While there are plenty of bosses out there worthy of admiration, there are only a handful of leaders who can drive energy and passion from the people around them. Coupled with a strong vision, a commitment to integrity, and a powerful set […]

9 Tips to Save Time Each Day

If you have more to do than you have time to do it in, you’re not alone. Regardless of how much society advances with new technology that’s supposed to enable us to do more in less time, there never seems to be enough time to do everything that needs to be done. But what if […]

7 Tips to Overcome Imposter Syndrome

Have you ever felt like you don’t belong, or everyone is going to find out that you don’t deserve your achievements? If you can relate to those feelings of chronic self-doubt, you’ve probably experienced imposter syndrome. You’re not alone – studies suggest 70% of people experience imposter syndrome at some point in their career. Overall, […]

Setting Healthy Boundaries in Business

With smartphones at our fingertips, boundaries around business are more blurred than ever. Applications like Slack and Gmail make us radically accessible, conference calls can happen at any time of the day, and laptops make it easier than ever to work on the weekends. It’s no surprise, then, how stress begins piling up. Things happen […]

7 Practical Strategies to Avoid Being Distracted

Focus is the new superpower. Think about it. How many times has someone asked you a question, but didn’t hear your response because they were distracted by their smartphone? They couldn’t focus on your response for five seconds, and they actually wanted to know the answer! If you want to have a huge advantage over […]

What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About Leadership Skills

As an entrepreneur, you’re likely to reach a turning point in your career. You start out relying on your vision and critical thinking to launch your new venture. Then, as your operations grow, you find that leadership and management skills become more important. You may consider yourself a natural born leader, or you may have […]

5 Ways to Reduce the Stress of Working from Home

Working from home may sound like a dream come true at first. You get to sit in your comfortable chair all day, with direct access to all your favorite snacks and beverages. You don’t have to dress up to go to work or even take a shower if you don’t feel like it. Plus, there’s […]