Take A Day Off

| February 1, 2012

The buzz about Matthew Broderick’s Honda ad channeling his character Ferris Bueller made me giddy. After all, I am a child of the 80s… As an adult, I see the movie as a good reminder of how we all need to take a day off now and again…

Be Your Own Medical Advocate

| July 20, 2011

When I got sick at my own birthday party, I knew something was wrong. I don’t drink so I couldn’t simply blame alcohol, and it was the third time it had happened. The incidents prompted an appointment with a GI doctor. That was in May. Now two months later and still feeling lousy, I found myself on Monday sitting across from a different doctor.

Dear Boss, Please Take a Vacation

| April 28, 2011

Ah summer is just around the corner, and with summer comes summer vacations. If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a thousand times: everyone needs a vacation! That is especially true for bosses. But many of them let work creep into their holiday, and that simply won’t do.

Be Productive: Take Care of Your Body

| January 21, 2011

The plan has been to get to bed at a regular time since I know I need more sleep… Productivity isn’t all about how you handle your papers and action lists. It’s also how you’re treating your body. Without self-care, you can’t be truly productive… here are a few ways to improve…

Be Productive: Take Care of Yourself

| January 14, 2011

Taking care of your physical, emotional, mental and spiritual needs will help you become more productive and highly engaged at work. In his book “The Way We’re Working Isn’t Working,” author Tony Schwartz outlines four “quadrants” we need to balance to be the best we can be.

Getting Organized Helped Me Find Health and Lose 65+ Pounds

| October 5, 2010

This Clutter Princess guest post was written by Professional Organizer Stephanie Calahan: Back in 2008 I was miserable. I suffered from migraine attacks as well as asthma attacks that would frequently land me in the hospital, not to mention numerous other health issues … I Decided to Change.