Quote of the day
Take recess + Switch autopilot on + Unshackle Yourself + Cultivate Relationships + Tolerate some discomfort= The Sweet Spot
~CHRISTINE CARTER, author of The Sweet Spot: How to Find Your Groove at Home and Work
The Strategy of Scheduling, of setting a specific, regular time for an activity to recur, is one of the most familiar and powerful strategies of habit formation. Scheduling makes us far more likely to convert an activity into a habit.
You know what percentage of people are really happy? Not “oh, life is pretty good”, I mean people who are flourishing. They feel their lives are fulfilling, meaningful and brimming with potential.
While it’s possible for researchers to study facial expressions, brain patterns, behavior, and more, each of these is only part of a more elusive whole.
What’s the difference between ordinary perfectionism and a problem?
The Changing Face of Vocation and Why It Matters.
If you’re a designer, this phrase is everywhere. Known as “filler text” or “Greek copy”, people use it to simulate the appearance of whatever text will ultimately be used in a design.
Why do some people believe conspiracy theories? It’s not just who or what they know. It’s a matter of intellectual character.
A woman was pulled out of a 20-mile race yesterday for ‘being too slow’. What message does this give to people taking up running to improve their health and fitness?
The end result will never match the expectation. You will never get it just right.
Using vague or generalized words to describe the world you so fully imagined takes away from the experience you wish readers to have.