Choosing Positivity

Regardless of the situation, there’s always a choice for how you react. My recommendation is choose positivity. Landing a job. Changing your job. Being promoted in your job. Building a team at your job. All of these job related decisions/outcomes can be stressful. They can be emotionally draining, but they can also be emotionally exciting.

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Dear Younger Me, Patience is Key

Dear Nick, The quote below is from Bob Bowman, Michael Phelps’ swim coach. “We were not chasing medals; Medals were just the tangible rewards. We were chasing excellence, and we achieved it often, and, in the process gained even more: an appreciation for each other that would sustain itself long after his swimming career ended.”

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Handling Career Curves

The road to success is a jagged path lined with various obstacles. Ironically, the portion of the road that seems to throw the most people off course is the curve. This very curve may be likened to the one you learned about in general statistics, infamously known as the bell curve. Similar to basic stats,

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Dear Younger Me, Listen to Your Heart

Dear Younger Me, I know you think you already know this, but trust me, it’s worth repeating: every decision you make will impact your life — sometimes trivially, sometimes tremendously. No matter how much you obsess over planning the next few years of your life, you have no idea what lies ahead. Don’t worry — that’s the fun part.

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