To Make Space for Creativity, Stop Looking for Great Ideas
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You’ve probably used a handy invention called “coffee sleeves” if you’ve ever visited a coffee shop.  These insulators make it bearable to hold that super-hot cup of coffee.  Jay Sorensen is the inventor of the coffee sleeve.  He came up with this idea when he was driving his daughter to school when he spilled a cup […]

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How Our Brains Manipulate Us to Eat Irrationally
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Do you think you could resist if there’s a pizza fresh out of the oven in front of you? Smells good and looks crispy? Whether or not you’re actually hungry, you probably wouldn’t turn down a slice. If you had to wait 15 minutes for it, would it be easier to say no? We’re bombarded […]

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Expertise Is a Lie and Why We Need a Better Definition of It
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In 2015, an eighth grader did some research into the story behind the ‘No Irish #Need Apply’ signs that were alleged to have existed in 19th century United States. Despite claims in 2002 from a distinguished historian that the signs were a myth and had never existed, the eighth grader Rebecca Fried was able to […]

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The CEO's Guide to True Leadership
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#Leadership will never just ‘happen’. It is a state of mind and a way of acting in the world. Simply working hard and growing older will not guarantee that the opportunities and skills will just come to you. In other words, you need to actively grow into a leader instead of passively hoping that life will […]

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Why You Always Feel So Tired Even After Rest
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I used to go home just lying on sofa #after work to take #rest. Later as I want more time for self-improvement I start to do something else like exercising and reading books. To my surprise, I don’t #feel more #tired. It actually makes me feel more refreshed. And when I look into what “rest” […]

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What Recruiters Wish You Knew About Writing Resume
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The most common stat on “amount of time #recruiters look at a #resume” is six seconds,[1] although it’s probably somewhere between those six seconds and 15 seconds on the high end.[2] Regardless: it’s not a lot of time. Your ability to advance in your dream job search starts with a process that takes less than […]

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Turn off These 6 Dangerous Inner Dialogues That Kills Your Brain Power
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Have you ever had an internal dialogue playing on loop in your #brain? Your mind seems to be always working even when things are quiet. We don’t only use this dialogue to solve problems, we also spend part of our time having an internal conversation with ourselves. We have a world happening inside our heads […]

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