Habits are hard. Whether it’s striving to wake at a certain hour or simply live a healthier life through exercise, it’s an uphill battle, sometimes literally! But that doesn’t mean good habits are not worth striving for. After all, our routines and what we set as priorities in our lives signal much more than a checklist of things we did right. Habits form the base of who…
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Routine, it often helps lay the groundwork for success. But while routine is often billed as the formula for success, the form it takes widely varies. After all, some business leaders start their day with a solid 3-mile run while others prefer a slower pace which includes coffee and a collection of news stories. So that begs the question, what is the perfect morning routine? Honestly, I thought about…
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Closing out the first month of the New Year. It’s off to a good start. I’ve made a few steps towards my goals for the year. Below are some updates on my progress. Blog once a week Still working to determine the right balance for this one. I enjoy writing but often find myself paused when considering what to publish on my blog. I do my…
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“Can you make me Twitter-famous” or as referenced occasionally by the younger crowd “Instafamous?” I often hear this question from friends and some brands. The rise of social media platforms in the last few years has spawned the idea of instant validation and a podium to express point of views and beliefs. While there is a bit of validity to this idea, taking a step back…
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Here we go, 2015 is off and running! I’m continuing my tradition of sharing my goals for the New Year on my blog. Different from years past however, I’m revisiting a few past goals (about half) which I didn’t quite hit the mark OR pursued previously and enjoyed the outcomes. As a co-worker once shared with me, goals are important to set perspective for the coming year. They…
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I’m the sort of guy who counts the hours in the day and is frequently knee deep in the weeds. My fiancé often nags me for over planning but the fact of the matter is I’d get overwhelmed with day-to-day tasks if I didn’t have at least some sort of map handy. In accordance with this philosophy below is my road map for 2014. It doesn’t…
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Short post this week. I’m…   Learning: New recipes New exercise routines   Experimenting with: Refresh Vine videos Instagram videos Postmates Code Academy  – Hour of Code   Playing Pikmin 3   Watching: Amazing Race Mindy Project Seahawk Games   Attending: #SeaSocialMen Brown and Down Family holiday events   Thinking about:New Year’s Eve The year of 2013 Working on: Becoming a better home chef Refreshing joshuaholland.co…
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Here’s a short post to round out this month. I’m… Reading: Red Herrings and Elephants Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture Learning: New recipes Basic fashion tips Experimenting with: Wunderlist Duolingo Mobile Day Doodle MeetMe Wrike Playing: Pokemon Y Pikmin 3 The Wonderful 101 Watching: Amazing Race Mindy Project Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown Attending: Navigating Grad School as a Working Professional Seattle Goodwill’s Glitter Gala…
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