Way back in the day (ok, more like two years ago), I used to publish a Trending Thursday post, which was a top five list of the most impactful articles I'd read within the past week or two. I think that reading is a huge part of being able to develop and I don't want … Continue reading Trending Thursday Two Point Oh.
Living is pretty cool like that. It forces you to put things in perspective, see where you've come from, where you are, and realize that, though life has its ebbs and flows, it could always be worse and it will always get better.
"Life without knowledge is death in disguise." -- Talib Kweli What are you learning? What do you want to know? Are you open to what life brings to the table? "Professional development" is just a fancy way of saying learning. You have to keep learning and because anything that does not grow is dead. Seek … Continue reading Be Intent on Knowing
I just read this great article from an online magazine I read regularly called PRSUIT about doing nothing and being ok with it. In this age of hustle and bustle, we are always so focused on do do do that we never sit down to just be in the moment and experience it. At the … Continue reading Moment of Clarity
Good morning. Once again, it's Friday Eve and here we are with another Trending Thursday post. This past week I've read quite a few quality professional development pieces. So many that it was hard deciding which ones to share but I finally narrowed it down to my favorite 5 (Ok, it's really 8 but 5 … Continue reading #TrendingThursday Week 54
Good morning. Today is a new day. It is the start of a new week. This moment is one you have never seen before and will never see again. That being said, work. Work right now like you have never worked before. Students, I know it's summer. So? Work. Employees, I know it's Monday. So? … Continue reading This Moment
"The only thing worse than death is a regret-filled coffin." Jermaine Cole I don't believe in the YOLO (You only live once) philosophy as some use it to excuse reckless behavior. But I do believe that dying with regrets because you did not give your all everyday is one of the worst ways to go. … Continue reading Daily Purpose