The Best Free Web Resources to Boost your Brain Power

The Best Free Web Resources to Boost your Brain Power

It’s easy to fall into the trap of dumbing down with age. Once you’re out of school for good, learning and growing and exercising your mind can become less of a priority in your life, and it’s easy to feel like you’re not as smart as you were when you were 18. Of...
Dealing with Mistakes Like a Boss (without getting fired)

Dealing with Mistakes Like a Boss (without getting fired)

Once upon a time, I worked at a high-end coffee shop. I loved it, but I was very poor and spent a lot of time pawning everything I owned to make rent. Other than that, it was a great job. I was a bit of a coffee n00b (I actually never drank coffee until a week or two...
How I Learned to be Bad at Stuff (and do it anyway)

How I Learned to be Bad at Stuff (and do it anyway)

About 4 years ago, my sister told me we should take up taekwondo. Her 2 oldest kids were taking classes, and she wanted to join too, but didn’t want to be on her own in the adult class. Her and I were both trying to lose weight, and I’d always wanted to learn a...