Category: Jobs & Education

Category: Jobs & Education

Seven of the Most Inspiring Novels and Memoirs from 2019
March 19, 2020 Books, Business, City, Education, Family & Community, Jobs & Education, Life, Other, Technology Priya Saha

While scientific findings can provide us with powerful guidance as we pursue a meaningful life, there’s no doubt that storytelling can sometimes accomplish what factual information can’t. We humans are especially attuned to the messages and emotions conveyed through stories, and reading them can inspire a deeper engagement with and understanding of our human condition.

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What You Can Learn About Changing Your Habits from Our Podcast
March 13, 2020 Business, City, Culture, Entrepreneurship, Environment, Health, International, Jobs & Education, Life, Other, Relationship Priya Saha

On almost every episode of the GGSC’s Science of Happiness podcast, we invite a guest to try out a different research-tested happiness practice, drawn from another GGSC site, Greater Good in Action. Our guests have discovered that choosing the right goals—not to mention sticking with them—is a challenge. Over the years, they’ve stumbled upon obstacles and insights

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How to Regulate Your Emotions Without Suppressing Them
March 12, 2020 Business, City, Education, Environment, Jobs & Education, Life, Other, Relationship Priya Saha

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is a key predictor of mental health. Our EQ refers to our ability to be aware of, regulate, and express our emotions and to understand, and respond skillfully, to the emotions of others. Regulating emotions, especially big, difficult emotions, takes care and practice. EQ is not something that everyone naturally has, but

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How to Speak Up at Work Without Being Offensive
March 2, 2020 Business, City, Culture, Education, Environment, International, Jobs & Education, Life, Other, Relationship Priya Saha

Having the ability and confidence to speak up at work is critical for several reasons. It’s important on a personal level because it can directly impact your career in either a positive or a negative way. Done correctly, it can have a very uplifting effect on your career and workplace happiness. Done in an inappropriate

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How Personal Finance Software Helps You Get More Out of Your Money
February 28, 2020 Business, City, Education, Environment, Finance, Hobbies & Leisure, International, Jobs & Education, Life, Other, Real Estate, Relationship, Social Media, Technology Priya Saha

Do you know what mental health experts point to as the biggest cause of stress in the United States today? If you said “money,” then ding, ding, we have a winner! Three out of four adults today report feeling stressed out about money at least part of the time. People are either worried about not

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How to Stop Unwanted Calls By Blocking Them on Your Phone
February 28, 2020 Art, Business, City, Education, Gaming, Hobbies & Leisure, International, Jobs & Education, Other, Science, Social Media, Technology Priya Saha

Let’s face facts; there are numerous reasons why you would want to block a number on your phone. Unfortunately, almost all of these are unpleasant, whether they pertain to persistent ex-partners, scammers or telemarketers who refuse to take your silence as a hint that they are being obtrusive. While having to block a number is

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Google Chrome Apps & Features for Getting More Done with Less Effort
February 28, 2020 Books, Business, City, Education, Environment, International, Jobs & Education, Other, Programming, Science, Social Media, Startup, Technology Priya Saha

In today’s fast-paced and never-ending busy world, we are overwhelmed by tasks that need to be completed by tight deadlines. With so much technology it is difficult to find the right tools to help boost our efficiency. And, many tools get obsolete so its essential to stay up-to-date to know when you will have to make adjustments

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How to Be Motivated at Work: Simple Tips
February 28, 2020 Education, Environment, Family & Community, Hobbies & Leisure, Information Technology, International, Jobs & Education, Life, Other Priya Saha

A while back, I read Personal Finance for Dummies. I found statements in the book that intrigued me: “Many people toil away at work, dreaming about a future in which they can … do what they want, when they want. People often assume that this magical day will arrive when they retire…” “Many of the people

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Meeting Scheduler Apps to Boost Your Productivity
February 13, 2020 Business, City, Education, Environment, Information Technology, International, Jobs & Education, Other, Social Media, Technology Priya Saha

Automations are key to improving efficiency. Set the system up right from the beginning and you’ll reduce the amount of no-shows and cancellations. Whatever your business is, with automations, meeting scheduler apps do more than just streamline appointment setting. They prime your workflow for maximum results. Meeting scheduler apps are awesome if you use them

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Powerful Reasons to Love Your Enemies
February 13, 2020 Business, City, Education, Environment, Finance, Health, International, Jobs & Education, Life, Nature, Other, Relationship, Religious Priya Saha

We’ve all got our enemies; people who take pleasure in causing us pain and misery. Sometimes, the development of an enemy is due to certain differences in your characters and events have led to that. Other times, some people end up hating you for apparently no reason at all. Regardless of how you got this

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