Growth Mindset, Positive Psychology, Stories that Inspire

You See, If We Have No Hope, We Have Nothing

It’ll be fine. Change is imminent, and sometimes change isn’t comfortable: People die, people get fired, people leave. While it may seem bleak now, it’ll be fine later. By no means are the emotions of grief and sorrow unnecessary, though. They make us understand what we value, they make us stronger, they make us human.… Read More You See, If We Have No Hope, We Have Nothing

Growth Mindset, Positive Psychology

How To Not Quit, Not Be Bored, And Find Success In Everything

I originally answered this as to a quora question. I absolutely love quora because of the breadth of information can be found there, especially subjective answers to things not otherwise found on Wikipedia. I do love Wikipedia as well – though I think of them as complementary rather than competition.  The original question was: I… Read More How To Not Quit, Not Be Bored, And Find Success In Everything

Growth Mindset, People Skills, Positive Psychology, Wisdom

Comparing yourself to others is crazy – but you already know that!

I’m sure that you have heard of this quote widely attributed to Einstein: “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by it’s ability to climb a tree, it will live it’s whole life believing it’s stupid.” It’s quite apt in a situation where we tend to compare ourselves to others. Perhaps we don’t think… Read More Comparing yourself to others is crazy – but you already know that!