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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Link Locker is a collection of links from the web curated by Joshua Holland. Writing Tips Learn to write better by rewriting bad writing. Want a better headline? Check out these tips from Copyblogger. The best writing is transparent; it shouldn’t obscure the message. Write simply and be direct to be understood clearly, even in business. Tech Promising initial review of Batman: Arkham VR. The series has done…
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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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Conversations about transportation usually generate yawns from audiences but not in Seattle. Last week citizens filled an entire room at Seattle Public Library’s Central Branch for SDOT’s first “Where Are We Going” speaker series event. With transportation systems around the world being reimagined, Scott Kubly, SDOT’s new director thought it would be an excellent time to pause and reflect on larger trends emerging in how cities…
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Despite being a rather standard document in the job hunting process, resumes come in a variety of different formats. To shed light on the subtle differences I’ve researched a few of the common types and provided a brief summary of each below. Chronological Resume Often thought of as the default style, the chronological resume lists your most recent experiences followed by the next most recent. This…
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