How to Survive an Office Holiday Party

Office Holiday party season is in full effect! Since 2016 has already been one gigantic face-palm of a year, let's all try to end it on a somewhat positive note. To help you with that, I'm sharing a few tips and tricks...

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Being Likeable in 2016

Now more than ever, being likeable is probably one of the more important things to your career and social status. I for one blame Facebook and Instagram. A little bit. People don't really care what you're about, but if they like...

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The Trump Aftermath

It was all good just a week ago... It really wasn't, but we all kinda sort of had hoped that Hillary was going to win the presidency ... Easily. Let the polls tell it, it was no contest. Americans were so...

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The Kaepernick Stance and the Red Herring

Unless you've been living in an isolation bunker these past few weeks, you must've heard Colin Kaepernick's name mentioned in one way or another. If you're late to the party and you're wondering what all the fuss is about, here's...

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The Lena Dunham/OBJ Situation

About a week ago, Lena Dunham had a real Hannah Horvath moment and was back in the news because of comments she made during a Lenny Letter interview where she was interviewing Amy Schumer. At the beginning of the...

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Social Media Criminals

Imagine if someone's constant posting and sharing of every personal, yet meaningless event in their life lead them to a jail cell.   It may have been the case for three Quebec natives who were recently caught smuggling $30 million worth of cocaine into Australia where cocaine is worth up...

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The Curious Case of Dr. Love

Remember that scene in Catch Me If You Can when Frank Abagnale (played by Leonardo DiCaprio) decides that he wants to be doctor out of the blue? In the next scene, Frank's wearing a lab coat and running the night shift at...

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The Lost Art of Conversation Pt. 2

So as I was writing part 1, I thought of many more counter productive personas we tend to adopt during conversations.   THE PERSONAS   THE WHINER/COMPLAINER This person's life hurts at the moment and they have to let it out to feel better,...

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The Lost Art of Conversation Pt. 1

What's the point of a conversation?  I used to think it was to share thoughts, ideas, feelings and overall points of view to learn, be entertained and, ultimately, grow as people through mutual understanding. Right? I'm not so sure anymore.  My conversations...

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Wedding Woes Pt. 1

26 Days Out ...   I'm getting married in a little under four weeks and I just feel the need to share what I been going through in the last couple of months for your entertainment and to help you in...

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