Advice / Leadership / Op-Ed / Career & Work / Reflection

Maintaining a Healthy Balance: Words To Live By (From a University Student)

I was reading from the HBR Blog this morning and came across this article, which I thought went well with this blog post. It talks about having a “Happiness Advantage.” Have a read: Positive Intelligence. This post is about what I found worked well during my academic years in undergrad. This post is not about the … Continue reading

Advice / Leadership / Op-Ed / Personal / Reflection / Travel

Montréal Trip Reflection: One of the Happiest and Fulfilling Weeks (Living A Meaningful Life)

Photos will be posted shortly. (See album here – updated on Nov 30, 2011) After a long trip, I usually like to take some time to reflect on my journey and to think about the things that I have learned, people I have met, and new experiences I have encountered. This particular Montreal trip was incredibly … Continue reading

Advice / Leadership / Op-Ed / Conference Notes / TED Talk Notes

A Summary on Inspiration and Taking Action – Following Live Tweets from #TEDxUW & #DOT11 & #TEDxVan2011

We can’t always be in 3 places at once, but it’s exciting how technology can help us capture these moments and take us there. Crowdsourcing, oui? Today I will be following #DOT11 (Toronto) and #TEDxUW (Waterloo), and #TEDxVan2011. I’m going to keep notes  on some of the major themes I notice, my favorite quotes throughout … Continue reading