Every year on Sept 2 I celebrate my “New York anniversary.” When I was younger and living in Indiana, moving to NYC would have been on my List of 100 Dreams (if I’d made an official one). On Sept. 2, 2002 I actually did it. Not because I had a job here. I didn’t, a fact which was mildly alarming to me. I moved because I wanted to live in New Yor… read more »
If you’re just visiting the site (either coming from AOL or the Savor chat) welcome! The 168 Hours Challenge, in which we all log our time together, will be from Sept 13-19. More info as that gets closer. You can also register for the 168 Hours time management webinar, “Go Back to School Without Going Back to Crazy” here. Looking forward to s… read more »
The “pay gap” between men and women is much in the news these days. Ninety years after women gained the right to vote, a typical story reports, we still earn 77 cents on the dollar. (This goes closer to 81 cents in other calculations, but it’s still around 20%).
But what if there’s more to the story? Some new data is showing that the question of why peo… read more »
I have spent several hours over the past few weeks on something that is definitely not a core competency: cleaning out my closets.
While I know from The Happiness Project that this is supposed to improve my mood, I didn’t undertake this particular chore for that reason. Rather, our landlord (our next door neighbor) seems to have assumed that we planned… read more »