Over the past few years, it’s become more common to hear about busy, successful professionals suddenly quitting their jobs and going on a multi-month sabbatical. From traveling around the globe, exploring different cultures, and going on once-in-a-lifetime adventures, to spending months on end doing nothing but leisure activities, it’s recently seemed like more people have ‘jumped ship’ because of […]Continue Reading
The International Day of Happiness is a global campaign created by the United Nations and coordinated by Action for Happiness, a non-profit movement of people from 160 countries, supported by a partnership of like-minded organizations. In 2012, the first UN conference on Happiness took place and the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which decreed that the International Day of Happiness would be observed every year on March 20th. […]Continue Reading
[Disclosure: This post was sponsored by HP through their partnership with Collectively. While I was compensated by Collectively to write a post about HP, all opinions are my own.] It’s been said, “do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life”. While there’s definitely truth behind this statement, the reality is – success takes effort. Pursuing your passions, setting goals […]Continue Reading
On Wednesday (May 13, 2015), Real Simple and Fidelity Investments hosted the #EmpowerHour15 event at the Bently Reserve in San Francisco, California. Designed to be an evening of empowering conservations, the inspiring event highlighted successful professional women’s experiences in business and life, by featuring a panel of three notable women who have excelled in their public careers. […]Continue Reading
From establishing an open line of communication and having compassion for the other person, to focusing on the positive and practicing forgiveness, featured here are 5 tips for creating happy relationships that last. Maintaining happy relationships definitely takes effort, but shouldn’t be viewed as hard work. Developing happy relationships (both romantic and platonic) have been scientifically […]Continue Reading
From fashion tips on what to wear to an interview to  showing how to get ahead in your career, featured here are 4 steps to success. Whether you’re an aspiring magazine editor, a budding interior designer, or dream of being a business executive, getting ahead in your career takes hard work, determination, and the ability to present yourself as a professional. With the right […]Continue Reading
New Years resolutions frequently pertain to specific goals that people set at the beginning of the New Year. From making more money to losing weight and getting healthy, these are some of the most popular New Years resolutions that people create. While one third of the American population will be making vows come New Year’s Day to […]Continue Reading