Image sourced from ivorymix.com Sometimes we realise halfway through an argument that we are wrong. Though we want to keep insisting we’re right, trying following this advice instead. In a post I wrote a few weeks ago, I gave some tips on how to deal with people who think they know everything. However, in the process of writing it I began to realise a terrible truth. … Continue reading Wrong in an Argument? Here’s Some Advice
Picture sourced from Ivory Mix. Many people assume that participation awards cause a sense of entitlement and a poor work ethic – but what if this isn’t true? The generation I belong to is constantly being criticised. We’ve been called entitled, lazy, self-absorbed – and those are the amongst the nicer terms I’ve heard. We were raised to think we were special. Whether or not … Continue reading Are Participation Trophies Really So Bad?
I currently work approximately fifty minutes away from home. My drives to and from work can often be, to put it dramatically, the worst. The commute takes a huge chunk out of my day, so I often find myself sitting in peak hour traffic thinking about how much time I’m wasting. Continue reading Seven Tips to Get You Through a Long Commute
Image sourced from ivorymix.com Though a highly unmotivated individual, I’ve still learned some tricks up my sleeve when it comes to goal-setting and achievement. I feel unmotivated a lot – like right now, for instance. I want to have this post up the end of the day, but I’m having a hard time making it happen. I’m not in the mood. Unfortunately, I’m never in … Continue reading Bad at Sticking to Your Goals? Things I’ve Learned as an Unmotivated Individual
Image sourced from ivorymix.com We all know people who think they know everything. Not everyone knows how to deal with them. Here are some tips to use next time you encounter someone like this. We all know that one annoying person who is convinced they know everything. You could be talking about something completely random – like penguins, for instance – and they feel the … Continue reading How to Deal with Know-it-all’s
Image Sourced from ivorymix.com Cleaning out your closet can be stressful and overwhelming. I follow these eight simple steps every time I reorganise my clothes. Looking at my closet stresses me out. It’s got so much stuff crammed into it that I can’t even see each individual item of clothing. This in turn means I reach for the same five shirts again and again, proving … Continue reading Cleaning Out Your Closet – the Eight Stage Process
What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up? Still don’t know what you want to be when you grow up? It’s okay – most of us are in the same boat. Having recently graduated I am faced with a terrifying prospect. No longer able to use my semesters stubbornly refusing to think about what comes next, I must now do exactly that – … Continue reading Thinking About the Worst Question in the World…