Stress and Motivation: How Pressure Affects Productivity and Performance

Stress and Motivation: How Pressure Affects Productivity and Performance We've all been there. The deadline is looming and we've barely begun to work. We all recognize that feeling in the pit of our stomach as we settle down to work but worry if we’ll be able to finish the task ahead of us.  But does …

5 Self-Care Tips for Dealing with Stress when You Are Highly Sensitive (Empath)

Self-Care Tips for Empaths Are you a highly sensitive person (HSP), or starting to realize that you may be? Empaths tend to be more sensitive to their situations and to other people’s emotions, as they are highly aware of their surroundings. There are differing levels of empathy, dependent on the level of awareness one has …

The Countdown is On – Preparing for 2021

"Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle."   Abraham Lincoln  We are officially in countdown mode: the end of 2020 finally is nearing its end; with this, there is renewed hope and spirit as we welcome 2020.  I, myself, am hopeful about the new year and …

9 Tips for Handling Frustration in a Healthy Way

9 Tips for Handling Frustration in a Healthy Way Are you feeling frustrated? Chances are you’ve been here before. You’ve probably even worked out some coping strategies for when you’re stressed. The problem is, some of those strategies aren’t the best, a fact you’re already aware of. Handling stress in healthy ways is an ongoing …

Staying Hopeful During Uncertain Times: 3 Tips to Follow

Life isn’t always the way we want it to be. All we have to do is to glance at the headlines to see that we continue to live in very uncertain times. The job we thought was safe might not be there tomorrow, there have been many layoffs in my own backyard with the theme …

%d bloggers like this: