Your Personality Should Explode Throughout Your Work Space

Every business depends on personality to help them stand out from the crowd. Why do you buy coffee from one coffee shop instead of the one across the street? Maybe it's cleaner or you enjoy a nice conversation with the store owner every time you buy a cup of Joe. It's the character of the place that gets you to ...

Day 16 of 30 - No Complaining

No complaining can feel fake. I complain to get empathy. This social skill that I've strengthened and perfected over the last thirty years is no longer available. This isn't easy to let go. Like I said in my last update - Day 8 of No Complaining, I've fallen off the complaining wagon many times. I've been able to catch my ...

Creating A Project Ritual to Encourage Happiness

I’ve been working on my procrastination habits. Havi of the Fluent Self has a great procrastination program that many of you should consider buying if you have trouble with getting stuff done. Here is my review of her program. Havi’s programs gave me the idea to design a little ritual to put myself in the right frame of mind before ...

Day 8 of 30 - No Complaining

I can’t say that I was perfect. Man-o-man did I slip up more than once. I caught myself on the phone complaining to a co-worker about my salary. With so many people losing their jobs, I decided to stop myself in mid-sentence and I changed the topic. It may not be the perfect job, but at least I work with ...

Stress Relief for the Creative

I've signed up for Google Tech Talks. They are sent to my inbox each week. The video in this post is a great example of why Google is the work happy master. Your company could watch a Google video each week to help with stress relief, productivity, and work happiness. It's a fantastic resource that we should all utilize. They brought in ...