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If You Think Minimalism Is Only About Having Fewer Stuff, You Don't Really Understand It

Becoming a minimalist has captivated a new generation of people looking to pare down their lifestyles. It’s been all over the news lately, including in The New Yorker , where the #vanlife has taken over the site.[1] For me, #minimalism is not #about #having #fewer things—as a traveler and full-time digital nomad, it’s a necessity and a philosophy. What really is Minimalism? Minimalism is #really the idea of having the chance to pursue happiness. Much of the philosophy is finding what makes you content as a human being and following…

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How to Know If You're Really in Love or Not (Yes It Can Be Confusing)

So, you’ve met a new special someone and the two of you have started a romantic relationship. You find yourself thinking about them a little more often than before and now you get those butterfly feelings in your stomach just before you’re about to see them. Does this mean you’re in #love? Or could this just be the honeymoon phase that every relationship goes through? Sometimes it can be difficult to tell if you’re #really in love or not. What Does It Mean to Be In Love? Being in love…

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Really? Yes You Can Earn Money by Getting Healthier with These Apps

#These days, there is literally an app for everything. Quite honestly it can be a bit overwhelming and it can be hard to decide which ones to choose. Health #apps can be particularly daunting because we’re talking about your physical well-being here! These 15 Health Apps have been handpicked for review, so you know where to find the best of the best when it’s time to organize your routine for fitness and overall health. Becoming a #healthier, better, happier you is already a giant feat. But to get PAID to…

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What Smart Casual Dress Code Really Means and How to Wear It to Look Cool

#Dress codes have their place, especially for business or special occasions. #Smart and formal #wear is pretty easy to make a decision on, and #casual usually indicates jeans are acceptable and everything in between. But what about smart casual? It can sometimes feel ambiguous and leave us wondering and questioning what exactly is appropriate. The Smart Casual Dress Code Dilemma Work is when we have most of these dilemmas. It’s more acceptable to risk getting it wrong at a social gathering, but work and business is where we want to…

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A Really Strong Predictor of Success: Self Awareness (with Ways to Boost It)

#Self #awareness can be defined as having a clear understanding of your personality, including your beliefs, emotions, motivation, strengths and weaknesses. A 2010 study by Green Peak Partners and Cornell’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations found that self awareness is a key and common characteristic of successful leaders. [1] And research[2] by the Driehaus College of Business at De Paul University has also demonstrated that high self awareness leads to improved team performance. Self Awareness Makes You Improve Much Faster Than the Others “If I have lost confidence in myself,…

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If You Think Work Hard and Play Hard Is Not Practical, You Haven't Really Tried

How many people do you know who complain about #work stresses? They may even do a job that they do not enjoy, only to return home at the end of the day with little energy or motivation to do anything. They go to sleep and prepare for the same routine the following day. The concept of work #hard #play hard is the last thing on their minds.[1] Perhaps you may feel like this some days, too! A lot of people may not revel in the mundane tasks of their day-to-day life, which…

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Happiness: The Thing We All Look For But Never Really Understand

As emotional beings, it can sometimes be difficult to accurately define a feeling. So much can get lost in translation and leaves something to be desired. Perhaps that’s a part of the reason that so many people have trouble achieving #happiness. At times it just seems so elusive and complex. I mean, what is happiness #really? Are you only truly happy if you only experience that emotion, and that one alone? Definition of happiness by different philosophers share the same theory. There are many ideologies with their own philosophies on…

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