Organizationally challenged

In our post on helping kids develop organizing skills, reader Vicki asked for suggestions to help a developmentally challenged person get organized and be able to maintain the level of organization. Here are a few resources that can help. Not everyone thinks the same way (it would be a very boring world if we did) …

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7 Minimalist Ways To Declutter Your Life

You’re reading 7 Minimalist Ways To Declutter Your Life, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you’re enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. There are basically two reasons why minimalism has become so popular these days. The first reason is that a lot of people feel …

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REVIEW: The MUSE Brain Sensing Headset

You’re reading REVIEW: The MUSE Brain Sensing Headset, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you’re enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. Although meditation and mindfulness may be getting trendier, the tangible impact meditation has on the brain still seems very removed. We read about how …

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The Revival of the Handwritten Love Letter

You’re reading The Revival of the Handwritten Love Letter, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you’re enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. The handwritten letter is romantic, poetic and sensual. It’s more permanent, purposeful, engaging, reflective, thoughtful, individualized and requires and more effort than a …

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Ten things to do in 10 minutes

I get frustrated when I work for eight hours straight and then finish the day feeling like I haven’t accomplished anything. It is as if I have been a hamster in a wheel, running nowhere. It’s times like these when I seek out small tasks that I can finish quickly to feel some sense of …

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The Easiest Hard Rule to Follow

If you pass one tiny piece of paper on the ground, without picking it up, you’re fired. At least, that’s the story I heard once about a standard for employees at Disneyland. Apparently they had figured out how many less human resources they needed to keep the place clean, if it was kept spotless. Think …

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