Careers with 3 Day Work Weeks

Like the song says, it seems like everybody’s working for the weekend. Now imagine if your typical weekend was three or four days long. Does that sound like a dream come true? There can be drawbacks to a short work week. Shorter work weeks sometimes mean longer shifts. Still, a four day weekend is very appealing, and if you’re...

What Being “Rich” Means in 2019

What Being "Rich" Means in 2019
The meaning of “being rich” in 2019 is considerably different compared to the post-World War II landscape. The race for wealth and status is currently overshadowed by the reality that real wages in America have barely changed for 70 years. We need a new take on what being rich means if we’re to have meaningful goals. Stick around while...

What To Do When You Feel Hated

What To Do When You Feel Hated
It may be a tough pill to swallow, but being successful and just living your best life will inevitably attract a few trolls. When you stand out, people tend to notice — and someone may dislike you just for being who you are. Dealing with the haters doesn’t have to be a struggle, though. Quick Read: Many people would prefer it...

Confidence Makes Money. Here’s How to Get Both

Confidence Makes Money - Here's How To Get Both
What’s the secret to enjoying limitless success and getting loads of money? Bill Gates once said that confidence can be very powerful; it gives you the motivation to try new things and the endurance to stick with them until you get it right, which is a precursor to success. If you don’t have the confidence to try, or to...

99 Problems but Social Media Ain’t 1

99 Problems but Social Media Ain’t 1
Social media is supposed to help you feel more connected to your world, from the friends you grew up with to the celebrities you’ve never met. Getting those updates is fun, but they might be seriously messing with your head. Here’s how you know you need a break and what to do about it. Distress Signals When you start comparing yourself...

With Surkus, It’s Your JOB to Party

With Surkus, It’s Your JOB to Party
Like to party and share your experiences and reviews with others? A web application called Surkus gives you the chance to review your favorite hotspots. If you already enjoy a night out on the town with friends, you might as well enjoy some free perks like VIP seating and cutting-edge entertainment. The best part about it is? You get...

Personal Development… Millennial Style

Personal Development… Millennial Style
Millennials just might be the generation most obsessed with personal development. According to a 2015 survey conducted by Field Agent, 94% of adults born between 1981 and 1996 were making commitments to personal development for the New Year. This compares to 84% of baby boomers and 81% of Generation X. Devotion to the task of growth isn’t the only noteworthy...

Could You Handle This? How Resilient Are You?

Could You Handle This? How Resilient Are You?
Resilience, the ability to cope with stress in a positive way, poses many benefits, including increased happiness, lower rates of depression and a longer life span. It is not something you’re born with. Rather, it is a skill you can hone through meditation, positive thinking and learning to lean on friends and family, according to Harvard health Publishing. Through...

5 Life Hacks for Living in a Small Place

5 Life Hacks for Living in a Small Place
Whether it’s heading off to college or downsizing to a tiny home, living in a small space can be liberating. It can also be challenging. Utilizing every life hack possible to simplify your space is key to a successful lifestyle. Here are five life hacks for taking advantage of every square inch of that small space. 1 Hideaway Bed The bedroom...

Best Self Care Ideas For When You Need It Most

Best Self Care Ideas For When You Need It Most
In school, we’re taught how to add and subtract and how to read, but not really how to take care of ourselves emotionally, mentally, and yes, physically. Self-care can be as essential key to survival, especially during our more difficult times, so it’s important to be prepared ahead of time. Here are a few suggestions to help you integrate...