Gatsby believed in the green light, the orgiastic future that year by year...– Nick Carraway, The Great Gatsby
20 Good Habits You Need To Start In Your 20s |... →
Our 20′s are the most pivotal points in our lives. This is the time in which we become responsible for how our future will unfold, due to the important actions and decisions that make up this exciting yet confusing stage. This is when we mold the direction our lives will take, and the way we will handle all of the obstacles that stand in front of us completing the journey we have chosen to...
17 Ways to Be Happier at Work | Inc.com →
A reader recently pointed me to some “rules for a happier life” that various folks have posted in various forms. Here’s my take on those rules as they apply to the workplace: 1. Don’t compare yourself to others. Everybody, and I mean everybody, starts out in a different place and is headed on their own journey. You have NO idea where someone else’s journey might lead...
15 Ways to Be Happier at Work | Inc.com →
Your happiness at work (as in life) is largely dependent upon how well you manage your own emotions and the emotions of those around you. To achieve this, you must cultivate your “street smarts,” or “emotional intelligence,” advises Rob Scher, president of the performance consulting firm, the Scher Group. Here’s how: 1. Be Assertive Express your feelings and...
How to Be Happier at Work: 10 Tips | Inc.com →
Happiness—in your business life and your personal life—is often a matter of subtraction, not addition. Consider, for example, what happens when you stop doing the following 10 things: 1. Blaming. People make mistakes. Employees don’t meet your expectations. Vendors don’t deliver on time. So you blame them for your problems. But you’re also to blame. Maybe you...
Happiness Is A Choice | Thought Catalog →
It’s the end-goal of everything we do. It’s why we pray, get married, go to college, slave through tiresome days at the office, endure heartache, buy into fads, and move through (the sometimes unbearable) woes of everyday life… and more importantly, it’s why we care so damn much about it all. It’s why we are so hurt when our lives don’t become what we had hoped they would be. Its happiness, and...