Why you didn’t reach your goals and what you may need in order to do so

News flash: you are highly likely to fail at achieving your New Year’s resolutions or goals this year. Our survey found that 74% of people failed to reach the goals they set for themselves in 2014. If last year is any indication, we are bound to screw it up again this year, too, as lofty aspirations to eat healthier or save money become just a faint memory the further we progress into the year. […]

Top Hiking Tips for Beginners

You don’t have to be an experienced hiker to get away from the fast pace of the city and enjoy the great outdoors, but you can benefit from some tips to have a safe, convenient and enjoyable hike.

1)       Stay hydrated –Staying hydrated is important as you may be walking for hours at a time in the […]

By |February 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Ditch the over-rated Valentine’s Day activities and try these alternatives instead

When love is in the air, a box of chocolate, bouquet of roses or candlelit dinners almost always warms the heart. But, when the next Valentine’s Day rolls around again, you start asking: “What can I do different this Valentine’s Day?”

Break out of the Valentine’s Day slump, and the usual traditional activities we partake […]

By |February 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

4 DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts for Anyone You Love

Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be about celebrating a romantic relationship. You can spread the love to anyone who touches your heart and puts a smile on your face. Here are some easy, creative (and cheap!) Do-It-Yourself gift ideas that you can give to people you love or appreciate.

1) Serve heart-shaped foods









Hearts are synonymous […]

By |February 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Study Smarter With These Bulletproof Tips

To study or not to study, that is every student’s question. With a good amount of the day spent in the classroom, followed by extracurricular activities – and maybe even a part-time afterschool job – finding the time to study can be a challenge for students of all ages. Like the well-known “work smarter, […]

7 Stress-Reducing Tips for Work



At times, we get caught up with workload that we don’t give ourselves time to come up for air. Being busy and having a never-ending list of tasks can lead to anxiety and stress. Work can’t always stop, but stress can. It is important to minimize stress to ensure that our health and wellbeing […]

By |February 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Still a college student? Get ahead and start your career development now


The job market is highly competitive, especially for new college grads.  Most of the time, having just a Bachelor’s degree is not enough to prove that you’re the right fit for the job. In order to prepare for a successful career search after you graduate, you should look for relevant work experience in the […]

Finding Goal-Actualization

When setting a goal, you should also set actionable steps to achieve it, especially if it’s a goal that requires changing or adopting a habit.

One approach is using the “If-Then” concept to make our goals into actionable ones. The following are some great examples by Everyday Success on how to create “if-then” statements for […]

By |January 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

2015 Travel Goals to Inspire Your Own

It’s starting to look like 2015 may become the year of travel.  Travelers have much to be excited for: low Euro to U.S. dollar exchange rates, access to Cuba and cheaper gas prices for road trips. Visiting new countries is an enriching way to learn about new cultures, explore the world and gain life […]

A Checklist for Success When Looking for a New Job

1)      Optimize your LinkedIn profile: LinkedIn is an effective social media tool for professionals to search for new hires, industry affiliates and other career-related resources.  Recruiters and company executives actively look for potential candidates on LinkedIn who may appear qualified and often scan candidates’ profiles who have already been selected for the interview process. […]