Strengths Quiz

I recently started reading The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor and I came across a section where he talks about “signature strengths” — or things that you’re uniquely good at.  There was a link in the book to http://www.viame.org/ where you can take a free quiz to find out your own strengths.  You do have to sign…

Quick Motivational Reads

Merry Post-Christmas!  First off, I hope you all enjoyed my cookie recipes and that at least one of them was a hit at your holiday parties.  At least for right now I’m going to give recipes a rest, but they’ll be peppered into my future posts for sure. Since not listening to my all-knowing parents…

Organization 101: The 2 Most Important Factors for Increasing Productivity

Being organized is key to productivity.  At work, school, and home everything runs more smoothly in a thought-out system.  It’s easy to stay organized once you’ve mastered it, but for some, getting there is a major challenge.  Organization can be divided up in 2 ways: internal and external.  Your internal goals and tasks need to…