Entries from April 2010

Monday, April 26th, 2010

One Choice That Will Change Your Life

The difference between fiction and reality?  Fiction has to make sense.
-Tom Clancy
This evening I met a friend at a local bar.  She brought her laptop along so she could show me some of her latest digital art designs.  As we chatted and scrolled through her artwork, the laptop suddenly started making an unhealthy buzzing noise, […]

Monday, April 19th, 2010

Productivity Advice in 5 Words or Less

I’m an advocate of productivity and simplicity, and I assume most readers of this blog are as well.  So today I figured I’d hit two birds with one stone and give you the best productivity advice possible in five words or less.  After all, simple, straightforward advice is often the best advice.

Define realistic goals.
Start now.
Plan, […]

Monday, April 12th, 2010

3 Communication Tips for Building Stronger Relationships

This guest post was written by Karl Staib, author of Work Happy Now!
Last week I was talking on the phone with my brother, and even though we live 2,000 miles away from each other, he could still feel my sour attitude.  He asked me if everything was okay.  I was a bit surprised because I […]

Monday, April 5th, 2010

How To Make The World A Better Place

Once upon a time, a young man and woman met, gazed into each other’s eyes, kissed, and knew – for certain – that they were supposed to be together forever.  In the subsequent days, weeks, and months everything fell into place just as they had anticipated.  He was perfect in her eyes, and she was […]