Your Organization’s Gatorade Shower: What Your Celebration Says About Your Culture

The ways an organization celebrates wins says a lot about their culture. Just look at the National Football League. Regardless of whether you’re a sports…

Ego Depletion or Unnecessary Self-Indulgence? One Way to Increase Your Willpower

There was a time in my life when I would leave work only to immediately collapse in euphoric exhaustion. I’d vegg-out on the couch, eat…

Twas the Overnight Success: The One Thing You Can Do This Holiday Break to Make Next Year Your Best

I recently wrote about the myth of an overnight success. For those of us with an entrepreneurial spirit, there is immense, self-induced pressure to reach…

The Business Case for Giving Thanks Revisited: What’s Stopping You?

Last year I wrote about the business case for giving thanks. At the time, I did not think this was groundbreaking or even new information.…

Is Your Workplace More Like a Haunted House? Five Benefits of Fear

Growing up, one of my favorite Halloween traditions was to go to haunted houses with my buddy Brian. Every year, he would find the most…