Sundays are usually a supermarket run for me, and, aside from getting out of the house for a bit, it’s an opportunity to walk around, explore and examine packaging and products on the shelves. This week, as I was finishing up, I walked down the aisle containing feminine hygiene products (I think it’s also where … Read more To buck (conventions) or not
They say the shortest distance between two points is a straight line. But sometimes the shortest distance isn’t the most efficient. And sometimes, the most efficient is not the most effective. People constantly look for the shortest path, when what they need to be looking for is the most effective.
Lately, bluster, brashness and sheer loudness has become almost synonymous with strength. This is a false equivalency. Look at metals. Gold is a bright, shiny, attention-getting metal. But when put to the test, it turns out to be quite soft. Iron, on the other hand, is by comparison, almost inconspicuous and, well, dull. But it’s … Read more Metal men (and women)
If you’re doing something just for the money, you’re probably not passionate about it. If you’re not passionate about it, it’s likely you won’t stick with it. If you won’t stick with the one thing, chances are you won’t stick with the next thing. Do something because you’re passionate about it. Don’t worry about the … Read more First, do the thing