What can you do today to be happier?

I came across a beautiful article in Quartz by Massimo Pigliucci last year that I still refer to from time to time. The article,  To be happier, stop focusing on things out of your control, opens with the Serenity Prayer, which seems to be universally recognized.  According to Pigliucci, the prayer has roots in Buddhism […]

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Writer Routines: Albert Einstein

When you are self-employed, you have a lot of freedom with how to get your work done. I love starting my day reading; it’s an excellent way to wake up my brain (while not talking to anyone). But other than that, I have no particular routine for completing my work. So, I decided to research […]

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Your Manager is a Stupidvisor

Any Bar Rescue fans out there? The other night I was watching Jon Taffer mercilessly tear into a group of doe-eyed employees about their behavior. I can’t recall the episode, but it sticks out because of the term he used to describe the supervisor.  After questioning the supervisor about her authority and decision-making process, Taffer […]

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