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Traditional Workplace vs. Startup Culture

Traditional Workplace vs. Startup Culture

Although “startup” continues to be a buzzword, there has been a lot of talk lately about whether or not the “tech bubble” has burst, or is going to burst. Fortune remarked that venture capitalists are more discerning than ever, pulling out of risky bets, growing more wary of tech companies’ tendency to be overvalued. Yet startup culture continues to become […]

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5 Signs You Just Might Make It Despite Being a Millennial ;)

5 Signs You Just Might Make It Despite Being a Millennial ;)

Millennials continue to get a bad rep. “Millennials,” an often denigrating label, refers to the generation that comes after Gen X. We are a generation that lives and breathes digital technology. We are supposedly sunny in our outlook and our peppy optimism is attributed to our sense of entitlement and privilege. We are the generation that yawns when told about […]

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Turning 10 Negative Statements Into Positive Ones

Turning 10 Negative Statements Into Positive Ones

Let me be candid, I am not a very “optimistic” person by nature. I like to anticipate where things can go wrong before they do. Then a couple of years ago, I took up kickboxing at the gym. I can’t remember what compelled me to do it, but that year I probably got more and more used to doing things […]

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Please Unblock: How to Stay Online And Not Lose Friends

Please Unblock: How to Stay Online And Not Lose Friends

Our site is dedicated to helping you live a fulfilling life with a positive outlook in today’s world. It seems only apt that we dedicate a post for exploring one of the most negative “online” behaviors today–blocking someone on social networks or on your phone. We spend so much time on our phones; we carry out relationships with people via […]

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A New Way to Really Think About Instagram

A New Way to Really Think About Instagram

Photo-sharing apps like Instagram and Snapchat enable you to share a moment of your life with people, pretty much in real time, no matter where you are. Instagram was launched in 2010, and by now, in late 2017, there are about 800 million users worldwide. I hear that’s what the kids prefer to Facebook. It seems to me that the […]

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Is Social Media Ruining Your Life? (Or The Only Article on Social Media You Have to Read)

Is Social Media Ruining Your Life? (Or The Only Article on Social Media You Have to Read)

We note the irony that you’re probably reading this on your smartphone and if you like it enough, you might even SHARE us. (Hint, hint…) But seriously, are we becoming addicted to social media? We know that social media isn’t a mere distraction, or an addiction for privileged teenagers. It is also a tool for political expression all over the […]

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One Really Terrible Word That Kills Your Career

One Really Terrible Word That Kills Your Career

I’ve got bad news for all us perfectionists out there. We won’t win unless we have a mindset change now. “Later” is the one word that can kill your career. There’s no way around it. Procrastination is the enemy of success. If you ask me, this really sucks, because most thoughtful people take a long time to do anything. The […]

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20 Things That Happen When You Move To a New City

20 Things That Happen When You Move To a New City

Change is really really hard and any of us who has ever made a big move in our life probably remembers that unexpectedly heavy feeling that hits you the moment you turn the key to lock your empty apartment for the last time. Before you take the ride. It takes time for people to form new attachments, and even as […]

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