Why Your Net Worth is Sexy

Let me ask you something. What is your goal for building your career? If you’re like me, it’s a means to an end. I work to maintain a life where I can provide for my family, and live in comfort. I save up to travel, or buy cool shit. The ultimate goal, however, is to…

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Top 5 Jedi Mind Tricks to Better your Career

Lawrence and I finally watched the new Star Wars flick a few weeks ago. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the story of Star Wars, there are 9+ movies (some scheduled to open in the next couple years. If you raised in North America like me, you probably grew up with Star Wars.…

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How to Get Your Way like Toddlers and Dogs

It went like this: ‘Mom… can I watch something on the iPad?’ ‘No.’ ‘But mom, can I have it? Can I have the iPad? ‘No.’ ‘But I want to show you something. Please, can I have the iPad? Pleeeeaaaaaase?’ ‘Ok. fine. But only for 3 minutes.’ ‘5 minutes?’ (Head tilts, Eyes get wide. Blink. Blink.)…

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Six Ways to Squash Murphy and his Laws

Everyone’s heard of Murphy’s Law. (or laws, as the case may be). Whenever things just can’t seem to go your way, someone always pipes up and says “yep. Murphy’s law.” Then everyone just chuckles, shakes their head and moves on with life. So I got curious. Who the heck was this Murphy person? And how did…

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How to Achieve the Crap out of Your Goals

(Thank you, Jamie, for the inspiration for this title) 🙂 For the past 10 years, goal setting has been an integral event on which to end off the year. Every November, or December, we had a ‘wellness’ weekend, which started off as a fabulous weekend getaway to Banff. It included (but not limited to) goal…

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