Emailing? Mind emotions and identity.

To effectively communicate with others, you need to consider at least three aspects of communication. Content: What is it that you’re saying? Is it clear and well explained? Emotion: How do the people involved feel about the topic? Are they vested in the topic? Do they care? Identity: How do people think this message reflects…

Impermanence, change, losses

Impermanence is, to me, what makes life thrilling and worth living.  Knowing that things constantly change means that there is a possibility that today will be a great day filled with wonder and great surprises.  And since things will change no matter what, we might as well use this to create opportunities for a brighter…

Collaboration

The easiest way for us to achieve our goals and be successful is to collaborate effectively.  This phenomena can be observed everywhere we go.  College students who study in a group environment usually benefit from the cumulative knowledge of their peers, allowing them to come up with better and more innovative solutions to problems at…

Commit to following your passion.

I have been working for a consulting firm the past couple of months and my life has drastically changed from what it used to be.  I love the work I do, but I do have to make sacrifices to perform well at my job.  I work long hours, which doesn’t bother me, except that sometimes…