Harvard Business Review: Help Your Team Beat WFH Burnout

By Bobbi Thomason, Harvard Business Review Despite the allure of turning our calendars to 2021 and putting 2020 behind us, ringing in the new year will not immediately sweep out our “new normal.” Zoom meetings and kitchen-tables-turned-classrooms-and-home-offices will continue for some time. Though critical to surviving the crisis, these measures are taking a toll on […]

OnePoll: ‘Carpe Diem’ is the New Motto in 2021 for a Majority of Americans

By Good News Network Nearly six in 10 Americans are planning to make ‘carpe diem’—Latin for ‘seize the day’—their new mantra after the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new poll. The survey asked 2,000 Americans about the impact COVID-19 had on their lives and what lessons they’ve learned. It found 68% are planning to emerge […]

A Brief History of the Valentine’s Day Chocolate Box

By Kae Lani Palmisano, USA Today Boxes of chocolates have become synonymous with Valentine’s Day. In fact, leading up to February 14th, Americans buy about 58 million pounds of chocolates. It’s a classic tradition that has become an iconic symbol of love. But when did our love for showing affection with boxes of chocolates begin? […]

Woman Collects Thousands of Valentine’s Day Cards for Veterans from Students

by Lauryn Bentley, NTV, ABC One woman from Hebron is spreading some love this Valentine’s Day by giving away cards from students all across the state to those she says need it the most. Marky Miller has been collecting Valentines Day cards to give to veterans for a decade. “This is the 10th year that […]

4 Tools for Embracing Optimism, Managing Expectations and Staying Hopeful in 2021

By Jennifer Guttman Psy.D. I had prepared myself to embrace 2021 with an abundance of optimism and a commitment to leave all the negative baggage of our tumultuous 2020 behind. Then 2021 came. In these first two weeks, we’ve seen the pandemic infection rate dramatically increase globally, new strains that are even more contagious, a […]

NFL Giving Away Free Super Bowl Tickets to 7,500 Vaccinated Health Care Workers

The NFL is showing its support for health care workers as the 2021 Super Bowl approaches. Ahead of the championship game in Tampa Bay on Feb. 7, the NFL announced that they would be giving away free Super Bowl tickets to 7,500 vaccinated health care workers. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in the press release […]

Harvard Business Review: 7 Strategies to Build a More Resilient Team

Announcing Q4 results that exceeded Wall Street’s expectations, Apple CEO Tim Cook identified resilient, high-functioning teams as a key element that fortified the company in the midst of the pandemic’s unprecedented challenges. “Even though we’re apart, it’s been obvious this year that around the company, teams and colleagues have been leaning on and counting on […]

Humble Leadership: 5 Dimensions for a New Style of People Management

In a world that promotes outward success, humility is one of the most difficult human virtues to achieve and develop, the most in the world of organizations of any kind. It all starts from recognizing one’s own limitations and weaknesses, and acting on the basis of that knowledge in a serene, calm, assertive and focused […]