Facebook Mistakes – Are These 5 New to You? (read it on Life'd)
Why Read It? Try to Avoid Making the Following Facebook Faux Paux That Otherwise Sensible People Still Make
Motivation That Lasts (read it on LifeHacker.com)
Why Read It? Long-Term Motivation Depends on a Person's Values and Processes for Achieving Goals
These four strategies have been proven to create sustainable motivation:
- Self-Efficacy: Believe in your ability to achieve your goals.
- Fundamentally Independent Thinking (FIT)/Rational Thinking: "If you think you can or you think you can't, you're right." Learn to think rationally in the face of negative beliefs.
- SMARTER Goal Setting: Inconsistency can be elimated from your plans by planning SMARTER goals: Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Timely, developed Enthusiastically, and attached to Rewards.
- Commitment Contracts: Commit to changes in behavior by establishing a contract with consequences if you fail to achieve your goal.
|Tom Curren - Debut EP Release Party, Village Studios - November 1, 2012
Q&A with Jared Corcoran, Founder and Co-Owner of Focus Action Sports Director
Be Seen, Be Heard
Would your company like to be featured on Malakye.com? Do you have a press release you'd like posted in our news section? Did you recently utilize our services with a new hire? We'd love to feature you on our site and in future newsletters, please send all relevant information to [email protected] – thanks!
Trials are the New Interviews
(read it on LinkedIn)
Smart people & smart companies are ditching the interview and are instead opting for a "Try Before You Buy" trial arrangement.
$20 Recyclable Cardboard Bike
(read it on NoCamels.com)
Izhar Gafni has designed a bike that is 100% recycled with a frame stronger than carbon fiber and plans to keep price under $20.