Tag Archives: inspiration

The Bigger Picture: There is No Try

Yesterday, I was speaking with a business partner who owed me some data. I had been waiting too long for the overdue analysis. As we were wrapping up the call, he said to me, “I …

Posted in Bigger Picture | Tagged , , , ,

The Bigger Picture: Turn Envy into Inspiration

Envy gets a bad rap. It all began in the Bible, where the tenth commandment reads, “you shall not covet your neighbor’s wife or belongings.” Following that commandment essentially means that you banish all envy …

Posted in Bigger Picture | Tagged , , , ,

The Bigger Picture: It’s Always Worth an Ask

I have a friend who consistently lands in the cushiest situations. Ever since I have known her, she would wiggle her way out of a final exam so that she could work on a more …

Posted in Bigger Picture | Tagged , , , ,

How to Keep on Trucking Even When it Feels Impossible

It’s always amazing how much shorter the day feels when the sun goes down earlier! And while the days are shorter in my part of the world, your workload is probably getting bigger.  Maybe you’re …

Posted in Application Tips | Tagged , ,

Tuesday Tip: How to Get Your Applications Done!

It’s odd isn’t it?  We want something so badly, yet cannot seem to find the time to work towards our goals.  We all suffer from this – procrastination, fear…call it what you will, it needs …

Posted in Application Tips | Tagged , , , ,

Tuesday Tip – “Torture” Yourself

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BpLgMALPgsg[/youtube] My tip this week is just what you need in order to stop the cycle of procrastination and actually get something done.  It sounds strange, but take a look at the video and it …

Posted in Application Tips | Tagged , , , , ,