A secret about success is that it is just as much about what you give up as what you gain. Are you willing to give up late nights out for late nights in working? Are you willing to turn a deaf ear to criticisms?
When it comes to custom stationery, we are big fans of DIYing cards and envelopes that speak to that special someone on the receiving end. After all, the goal is to MAKE IT ON THE FRIDGE, am I right? I
The high literary style of Woolf and Nabokov was long ago condemned as elitist and replaced by bland accessibility. But there is now a return to verbal complexity, not least in the unlikely medium of The
Many people believe that success will make them happy. But science shows that it's the other way around. Being happy seems to increase your chances of success, while study after study indicates that chasing
As the author of 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do, I usually spend my time talking about the bad habits that can rob you of mental strength. After all, it only takes one bad habit to hold you
If it's true that our habits determine our future, knowing our habits and where they take us is one of the most important things we can do to shape that future. Good habits will help us build success,
The way I think about personal development and designing the life I want to live is very similar to the way I think about investing. Imagine that every choice you make in life is associated to a "bucket."
Breaking all your tasks into quadrants can help you become more strategic about how you work. For many of us, work can feel like a never-ending cycle of long meetings, overflowing inboxes, and urgent No
Success is also subjective; if one chooses to live within one's means and owes no debts, he or she may consider him- or herself successful, whereas another may see success in the numbers in their bank
Nowadays, the common understanding--a.k.a., misconception--of productivity is the ability to get a lot of things done in a very short period of time; this is a result of the digital age that we live in.
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As experts reveal that household bleach is a 'public health risk', creating breeding grounds for infection, self-confessed slattern Judith Woods sits back and watches the dirt collect... Am I alone in
I agree with Simon Schama: looking upwards and outwards is the source of all art, thought and literature – and enables intimate encounters It’s a scene so commonplace that it’s hardly worth specifying