Have you ever sat at your desk, quietly cursing your boss for
failing to understand your untapped creative gifts? Or maybe just biding your
time until she intuits that life would be 1000% easier for you if the company
had more interns? We are often guilty of waiting – particularly when it comes
to innovating within our own job description or work culture.
The First Date with a woman is your chance to display your charming and chivalrous side. While most acts of chivalry (like opening a door for your date or helping her to her seat) require only your thoughtfulness, moments will arise when you’ll need a tool to assist in your kindness.
Over the years, I’ve made a strong case for abandoning television watching as a good move for financial and career success. Not only does television offer up a lot of advertisements glorifying unnecessary material stuff and rampant consumerism, but many programs glorify it through product placement within the programs.
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Editor’s note: This is a guest post from world traveller and remarkable writer Chris Guillebeau.
For a long time, I focused on starting big projects. And for a long time, I had a hard time finishing any of them. Sometimes I got overwhelmed, other times I just looked at the faraway goal and thought: what comes next?
2010 Happiness Challenge: For those of you following the 2010 Happiness Project Challenge, to make 2010 a happier year – and even if you haven’t officially signed up for the challenge -- this month’s resolution is Mindfulness. Mindfulness can bring many benefits. It brings clarity and vividness to present experience. It may help people end unhealthy habits and patterns.
Materials: Ekby Valter brackets, Dignitet curtain rail system
Description: Spanning about 5m, this is a practical book shelf at head height with an integrated rail for clipping photos, postcards or basically any signiciant tosh lying around your flat.
I used 7 Ekby Valter brackets spaced at about 0.8m centres.