Category: Your Mindset

12 Things You Must Do to Prepare for the New Year

12 Things You Must Do to Prepare for the New Year

Ah, December. The Christmas carols are playing, holiday shopping is becoming more frenzied, the office is decorated for the coming festivities. Yet despite the general good cheer, December can have a little melancholy to it. Just like that, the year is wrapping up to a close. What did we achieve? How did we fail? What good memories of 2017 do […]

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Being Wrong

Being Wrong

The most difficult thing in life isn’t climbing Mount Everest or trying to ensure that Congress retains a Democratic majority (yeah I know, we haven’t heard that phrase in a long while). The most difficult thing isn’t changing jobs or getting unblocked on social media (though we have covered all these topics on our site before). The most difficult thing […]

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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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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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