Why women should stop being so helpful at work

Sheryl Sandberg wants women to “Lean In” at work. Just not too much. In her latest New York Times article with Wharton professor Adam Grant, the Facebook chief operating officer says women can be a little too helpful around the office. Sandberg and Grant write that women are more likely to do “office housework” like […]

Read more
Not having friends at work can make you stupid

Do you have a best friend at work? If so, there’s a good chance you’re more focused, passionate, and loyal to your organization than your friend-less colleagues — and you’re probably smarter, too. Psychologist and author Ron Friedman points out in his book “The Best Place To Work” that workplace friendships are one of the […]

Read more
Scary Close: Dropping the Act and Finding True Intimacy

After decades of failed relationships and painful drama, Donald Miller decided he’d had enough. Impressing people wasn’t helping him connect with anyone. He’d built a life of public isolation, yet he dreamed of meaningful relationships. So at forty years old he made a scary decision: to be himself no matter what it cost. From the […]

Read more
Eliminate These 8 Things From Your Day

If you get decent value from making to-do lists, you’ll get huge returns — in productivity, in improved relationships, and in your personal well-being — from adding these items to your not to-do list: Every day, make the commitment not to: 1. Check my phone while I’m talking to someone. You’ve done it. You’ve played the, “Is […]

Read more
Book: The Second Decision: the QUALIFIED entrepreneur

Are you the right person to lead your company? You’re in the driver’s seat of a growing company that an entrepreneur—possibly you— made the First Decision to start. Now, imagine your Board of Directors asking you question after question about your business knowledge and decision-making process. Pass—you leave the meeting knowing you have the skills […]

Read more
Steam Bath – The Advantages And The Disadvantages

Today, it has indeed become mandatory for every individual whether man or woman to work hard to earn their bread and butter and to survive in this fast paced competitive world. But, as goes the saying, “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”, it is essential to keep rejuvenating yourself now and then to energize […]

Read more