Read This If You Have Trouble “Relaxing”

I was miserable. I just took a day off. I was “trying” to relax all day. All I could think about were all the things that needed my attention. I spend a lot of my time thinking about identifying important things and getting them done. Don’t laugh but this is hard for me. Of course, […]

How To Find Your Optimal Productivity Zone

The Comfort Zone Where things are predictable, safe, and boring. It’s unlikely you’ll grow here, because there isn’t enough stimulation.  The Learning Zone Where your senses are heightened enough to absorb new information, and things are exciting, challenging, and new. This zone is right on the edge of anxiety but not quite there, yet. It […]

This Secret Advantage Might Change Your Mind About Being Anxious

Dry mouth. Sweaty palms. Obsessive hair twirling. Anxious nailbiting. Have you ever felt this way while walking into an interview? Here’s the secret advantage that might change your mind: Interviewees have an interesting, mostly unseen advantage. The interviewer is sitting at the other end of the table thinking: “please, let this be the one.” The interviewer […]