Category Archives: Useful Information

Books

Lists // Best Books of 2014

I’m a total book nerd. By the end of this year, I will have read at least one hundred books. I read a bunch of different kinds of books – novels, cookbooks, graphic novels, comics, non-fiction. Everything. Besides, I’m a

Books

Lists // Best Books of 2014

I’m a total book nerd. By the end of this year, I will have read at least one hundred books. I read a bunch of different kinds of books – novels, cookbooks, graphic novels, comics, non-fiction. Everything. Besides, I’m a

Bits & Pieces

Bits & Pieces

Attention DC, Maryland,  and Virginia!  There’s a proposal underway that will totally transform the National Mall.  Welcome to the future! If you’re learning how to cook or just trying to simplify your knowledge, check out this amazing infographic that details

Bits & Pieces

Bits & Pieces

Attention DC, Maryland,  and Virginia!  There’s a proposal underway that will totally transform the National Mall.  Welcome to the future! If you’re learning how to cook or just trying to simplify your knowledge, check out this amazing infographic that details

Have It All

Read // What To Do When You Have Too Much To Do and Too Little Time

One of the realest lessons I’m learning right now is that sometimes I just can’t have it all. There are so many projects I’m working on and even more that are in the pipeline that I can feel myself just

Have It All

Read // What To Do When You Have Too Much To Do and Too Little Time

One of the realest lessons I’m learning right now is that sometimes I just can’t have it all. There are so many projects I’m working on and even more that are in the pipeline that I can feel myself just

Mental Clutter

Learn // 5 Routines To Clear Mental Clutter

Let’s face it – we’re always working. We are answering emails as soon as we wake up in the morning. We’re making phone calls during breakfast. Then, after we’re done working all day, we come home to our hobbies or

Mental Clutter

Learn // 5 Routines To Clear Mental Clutter

Let’s face it – we’re always working. We are answering emails as soon as we wake up in the morning. We’re making phone calls during breakfast. Then, after we’re done working all day, we come home to our hobbies or

Old Ways

Read // 7 Pieces of Wisdom That Will Change the Way You Work

I can’t tell you how happy this made me to stumble upon this article this week.  From starting productive rituals to learning how to ask for what you want, I think these guidelines set the standard of excellence perfectly for

Old Ways

Read // 7 Pieces of Wisdom That Will Change the Way You Work

I can’t tell you how happy this made me to stumble upon this article this week.  From starting productive rituals to learning how to ask for what you want, I think these guidelines set the standard of excellence perfectly for

Like Me

How-To // 7 Ways to Get People to Like You

What better way to figure it out than from Robin Dreeke, a former head of the FBI Behavioral Analysis Program, right?  One thing to remember is you can’t with ‘em all and not everybody is going to like you (and

Like Me

How-To // 7 Ways to Get People to Like You

What better way to figure it out than from Robin Dreeke, a former head of the FBI Behavioral Analysis Program, right?  One thing to remember is you can’t with ‘em all and not everybody is going to like you (and

Bits & Pieces

Bits & Pieces

I suck at small talk.  Seriously.  Don’t even try it with me.  But this week, I learned how to suck less. Learn how to be a real person again with Adam J. Kurtz’s One Page At A Time adult activity

Bits & Pieces

Bits & Pieces

I suck at small talk.  Seriously.  Don’t even try it with me.  But this week, I learned how to suck less. Learn how to be a real person again with Adam J. Kurtz’s One Page At A Time adult activity

Nada

Read // Bits & Pieces

Know something we don’t?  Share the wealth! “You can’t generate new ideas if you’re suspiciously guarding your territory.” It might seem a bit counter-intuitive to download a smartphone app to track much time you spend on your smartphone, but perhaps

Nada

Read // Bits & Pieces

Know something we don’t?  Share the wealth! “You can’t generate new ideas if you’re suspiciously guarding your territory.” It might seem a bit counter-intuitive to download a smartphone app to track much time you spend on your smartphone, but perhaps

Stendig

Learn // Seinfeld’s Productivity Secret

With an increasing amount of tempting distractions plaguing us all on the daily, I’m becoming a huge fan of productivity secrets.  But I know these techniques are not one-size-fits-all, which is why I try to post different ones each week

Stendig

Learn // Seinfeld’s Productivity Secret

With an increasing amount of tempting distractions plaguing us all on the daily, I’m becoming a huge fan of productivity secrets.  But I know these techniques are not one-size-fits-all, which is why I try to post different ones each week

Big Picture Thinking

Learn: // 5 Strategies For Big-Picture Thinking

It’s easy to lose sight of the big picture when you’ve been too focused on the step-by-step plan to get there. Here are five strategies you can use to get yourself back on track.  I’ve found the idea of picking

Big Picture Thinking

Learn: // 5 Strategies For Big-Picture Thinking

It’s easy to lose sight of the big picture when you’ve been too focused on the step-by-step plan to get there. Here are five strategies you can use to get yourself back on track.  I’ve found the idea of picking

Mint Julep

Learn: // How to Make Cocktails at Home

Whether we like it or not, colder weather is right on the horizon and that means there will be a lot of date nights taken indoors, long nights of Netflix marathons, and staying the fuck inside. IDK about you but

Mint Julep

Learn: // How to Make Cocktails at Home

Whether we like it or not, colder weather is right on the horizon and that means there will be a lot of date nights taken indoors, long nights of Netflix marathons, and staying the fuck inside. IDK about you but

productivity

Try: // A Formula for Perfect Productivity

Think about all the activities that fill your day – work, exercise, hobbies, extra curriculars, family time, naps – you name it.  It’s no secret that Americans just never stop working.  But realistically, there’s only so many hours in the

productivity

Try: // A Formula for Perfect Productivity

Think about all the activities that fill your day – work, exercise, hobbies, extra curriculars, family time, naps – you name it.  It’s no secret that Americans just never stop working.  But realistically, there’s only so many hours in the

Rituals

Learn: // Six Simple Rituals to Reach Your Potential Every Day

“Work smarter, not harder” has been one of my newly adopted mantras.  Spend too much time scrambling around for direction and before you know it, the whole day is gone and what have you to show for it? Here’s a

Rituals

Learn: // Six Simple Rituals to Reach Your Potential Every Day

“Work smarter, not harder” has been one of my newly adopted mantras.  Spend too much time scrambling around for direction and before you know it, the whole day is gone and what have you to show for it? Here’s a

Seven Minute Workout

The Scientific 7-Minute Workout

I’m pretty sure you have seven minutes to spare.  Just think of how great you’ll feel when it’s all over.  Get it tight!  Check out the details here.

Seven Minute Workout

The Scientific 7-Minute Workout

I’m pretty sure you have seven minutes to spare.  Just think of how great you’ll feel when it’s all over.  Get it tight!  Check out the details here.