Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills

Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills

Hard skills are often touted as measures of success, but research shows again and again that it's soft skills that matter more. So what's the difference? >>

Dealing With a Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day at Work

Dealing With a Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day at Work

You might not be familiar with one of my favorite children's books, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, but you're probably familiar with the second half of the title—the bad day part.

Yes, work is called "work" for a reason. But sometimes, nothing seems to go right. Here's how to cope.

What I Learned From Meditating Once A Day For 90 Days

What I Learned From Meditating Once A Day For 90 Days

There's only so often you can ignore advice about healthy habits. For me, coaches, trainers, and my favorite podcast author continually hammered the meditation drum—so I tried it. Here's why it's my new favorite habit, and how it's made my life that much more productive. >>

Measuring Your Content Success With New Users

Measuring Your Content Success With New Users

While every organization my structure their goals differently, a standard for content marketing is traffic: How many people can I draw to the website? What you really should be looking at isn't all traffic, but the amount of new traffic you can drive. Here's how to measure that in Google Analytics. >>

Book Review: Geography of Genius

Book Review: Geography of Genius

4 out of 5 stars: If you love to travel and explore new places, you'll love this exploration of how a place can cultivate genius from Eric Weiner. Here's why you should add it to your reading list. >>