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Category Archives: Stress Hacks

Tools and techniques for living with joy while being productive in high stress career paths.

How did 2014 go for your business? If you’re like most of the business owners I’ve spoken with, you made a lot of progress, but also felt a lot of overwhelm. If you’ve already organized, clarified, and simplified your way out of that confusion and anxiety, good for you. If not, let’s get 2015 off to […]

Okay so, unabashed promo here. I absolutely love Toodledo! I have used a lot of business technology over the years. I have published a blog for years exclusively reviewing business apps, but never have a been so thoroughly impressed by the difference an app has made in my daily peace of mind and productivity. I […]

Whether you call them QuotePics or Pic-Quotes, you can imagine exactly what I mean. You’ve seen them all over Pinterest, Facebook, or whatever social media site you frequent. Even users of the 140 character Twitter have started getting in on the action, with more and more people posting images, and often those images having quotes on them. […]

 So how busy are you? I’m not fooled by the fact that you have the time to read this. I know you’re squeezing it in between items on a lengthy to-do list. How do I know that? Because you’re interested in marketing, and people who read articles about marketing are generally people who are doing […]

Yesterday was the 4th of July, an American holiday celebrating our liberation from Great Britain so that we became a separate country instead of a collection of British colonies. It is sometimes referred to as Independence Day. Some friends of mine at a barbecue yesterday kept greeting people with “Happy Inter-dependence Day,” and I definitely […]

The Buddha often described his teaching (which was not called Buddhism while he lived) as “the Middle Way”. Yet the peace and fulfillment of genuine non-attachment is elusive. There is a tendency to either feel passionate or detached, but true non-attachment is not detachment. Often people feel pulled between two poles of frustrated effort and […]

Author, Indigo Ocean