how to stay productive when work is chaotic

staying on point at work

coming from a startup, I know a thing or two about chaos. we’ve got what we refer to fondly as “fire drills” or things that occur without any warning and keep us on our toes. and I actually sort of like them for the most…

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the need to rest

the benefit of rest

the word “rest” is a hard pill to swallow for me. I usually associate it with doing nothing, relaxing my mind, and chilling out… but I also associate it with not getting stuff done, slacking, and generally wasting time. the later half is what drives…

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it gets easier

it’s going to get easier

have I ever told you that you’re a rockstar? if you’re like me, you might not always feel like one, especially when you’re in the midst of chaos and loads of work. things can get crazy pretty quickly, whether it be at work or at…

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unconventional

doing the unconventional

  sophie’s got a funny way of completing hard tasks. for example, I took her along on a hike with my colleagues today. she’s been on many hikes and is always a trooper. but, she’s also learned how to swindle her way out of working…

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why you should take your daughter to work

take your daughter to work!

  guess what day it is today in the US? it’s take your daughter to work day! I’m not exactly sure when or where this day originated, but I’ve always loved it. when I was a kid, I looked so forward to this day every year,…

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