Inspiration

The Self-Improvement Feedback Loop

The Self-Improvement Feedback Loop

When we set goals or make resolutions, we tend to spend time coming up with a goal, writing it down, making it real. But then...what happens? Here's how to stick with your resolutions (or get back on the wagon if you've already fallen off). >>

Having a Side Hustle Means Changing Your Mindset

Having a Side Hustle Means Changing Your Mindset

"Side hustling" is something I'm interested in. After all, writing and blogging is my side hustle! I spoke to some folks who've had success managing their day jobs and their passions to learn more about how they switch between them and tips they might have. Here's what I learned>>

Lean In To Uncertainty

Lean In To Uncertainty

Sometimes, you find yourself in the right place at the right time. I was lucky enough to attend graduation at Colby College this year, my alma mater. Returning to Mayflower Hill stirred up plenty of memories, but listening to Amy Walter and Joe Biden speak forced me to pause and reflect on the last few years since I graduated. Inspired by two of my political heroes, here's what I'll remember from graduation day. >>

What Harry Potter Taught Me About Ideas

What Harry Potter Taught Me About Ideas

In Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Harry, Ron, and Hermione must battle through a series of obstacles at the climax of the book. One of those tasks brings them to a room full of winged keys. Here's why that's important for you to know about, and how it's a metaphor for the way ideas can break down obstacles in your path. >>

The Power of Independence In The Workplace

The Power of Independence In The Workplace

Happy 4th of July, fellow Americans! We took a whole day to celebrate freedom and independence, and what better way to do so than thinking about how we can bring those essential elements into the workplace? >>