Intelligence

How to Tell Your Personal Story

It's said so often it's become a cliché: Everyone has a story to tell. It's true, and yet having a story and being able to tell it are two different things. If you're interested in how to tell your story in a concise, meaningful, and inspirational way, here's an approach that might work for you:… Continue reading How to Tell Your Personal Story

Intelligence

You Are A Communicator

What do you do for a living? You’ve fielded this question at cocktail parties dozens of times. Chances are your answer is some combination of your title, the industry you’re in, and your area of expertise. That’s not what you do, though. You were hired because you have a particular expertise your organization needs. But… Continue reading You Are A Communicator

Intelligence

Meditation for the Active Mind

You've probably heard a lot of great things about the benefits of meditation – maybe even from your doctor – and perhaps you've decided to take back your morning by working this practice into your daily routine. It seems easy enough: Sit in a comfortable position, close your eyes, and focus on your breath. After… Continue reading Meditation for the Active Mind

Advice for Travelers

After 40 Airbnbs in 14 Countries, Our Advice for Hosts

Over the course of our travels together Ryan and I have stayed in nearly 40 Airbnbs across 14 countries. We prefer these short-term rentals to hotels because they tend to be less expensive (about half the cost of a hotel in many cases), and because they come with a kitchen. Since we've stayed in so… Continue reading After 40 Airbnbs in 14 Countries, Our Advice for Hosts