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break out of the fog

Breaking Out of the Winter Blues

From hedgehogs to grizzly bears… hibernation is a common mammalian trait. During the cold, winter months, metabolism decreases in response to a dearth of food and resources, and these animals enter a stage of dormancy. It’s not uncommon for humans to feel a desire to do something similar. The Winter Blues Often, you might think …

celebrate what's going right

Remind yourself of what is going right

So often at work, in business, and in life, we put a lot of pressure on ourselves and let the negative things bring us down. It’s good to strive to improve our lives and ourselves, but if we only focus on the negatives and our weaknesses, then this will lead to problems like anxiety, low self-esteem, and low motivation levels.

why do we procrastinate

Why do we procrastinate?

We’ve all been guilty of procrastination at one point or another. I’ll clean the house tomorrow. This essay can wait until next week. Let me just check my emails before starting on this big project. Before you know it, you’ve spent hours browsing social media and have nothing to show for it.

how to receive feedback

How to receive feedback

I’m sure that everyone reading this wants to improve themselves or their lives in some way. Yet, when someone approaches us with feedback or constructive criticism, we sometimes have a tendency to take it personally and ignore the advice given, or even bite back at the person giving it.