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I Believe

Bishop Spong was a big inspiration to me in college, when I was seeking, questioning and evaluating my religious believes – attempting to reconcile my scientific inculcation with my spiritual sentiment. At the time I was trying to fathom the mystery of the divine-human interaction. In his book, Why Christianity Must…..

7 Productivity Secrets From Successful Creatives

Give yourself a weekly review: Every week, take time to think about what you’ve gotten done. Remove desktop distractions: Remove everything that’s not important from your desktop. Turn your phone off: Turn off your phone when you need to minimize distractions. Stay logged out: Avoid logging into IM, social media…..

Health, High Performance And Productivity

Here are some tips to stay healthy and productive while working or learning at home. Stay active: Make sure you take time to be active throughout the day, whether it’s a morning walk with your dog, or a trip to the gym. Give your eyes a break: About ten minutes…..

The African Story

A friend sent me a story today that certainly struck a cord. It questioned whether non-profit organizations serve or harm Africa. That question has been at the crux of the internal battle of my life, given that my mother is a social worker who has dedicated her life to the…..

Happiness Boosts Productivity

A happy work environment is a productive one, so follow these tips to make sure you’re happy with your work at home. Do what you love: Do what you love, and you won’t mind working. Go out for lunch every once in a while: Even if you mostly eat at…..

Managing Workflow

Follow these workflow tips to keep everything running smoothly. 1.Outsource: Get help wherever possible – like get a bookkeeper or delivery service. 2.Stop multitasking: Multitasking is inefficient — focus on one thing at a time. 3.Do your hardest work first: Tackle the work that you’d most like to put off…..

Cut The Clutter: 8 Ways To Stay Organized

Follow these tips to help your organization breed productivity. 1.Keep lists: Keep lists that detail daily tasks, hopeful tasks, and anytime tasks. 2.Write things down: Write everything down right as you think of it. 3.Keep a calendar: Stay on top of what you’re going to do & when you’re going…..

Time Management Tips

Use these tips to make sure time doesn’t get away from you. Set time boundaries for online use: Limit your online use by setting specific times when you’ll be available to chat and check websites. Keep regular hours: Carefully schedule which hours you’ll work, and which hours are personal time……

How To Get Things Done

12 Powerful Tips to Help You Boost Your Productivity   If you work from home, you know that the dream of flexibility can quickly turn into a nightmare of distraction and an unhealthy work-life balance. Beat procrastination and stop succumbing to sometimes subtle obstacles that hinder your progress. When you’ve really…..

A New Line Of Vision

I CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW, THE HAZE IS GONE! Wooohooo! I can see clearly now. The haze is gone! For 10 years I’ve been unable to focus, literally. Well, at least not on anything that wasn’t right in front of me. Woke up every morning and the alarm clock on…..