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Why goal setting usually fails (and how to fix it, obvs).

Goals are hard, you guise.  They require dedication and motivation – and annoyingly – a little bit of planning to actually become Real Life Things.  So if you’re finding yourself here, wondering where the hell the wheels fell off the wagon, here’s a few little insights into where that goal setting is going a bit sideways, that might help you reset and power on.  (Fun fact: nobody is an overnight success, which is probably the most disappointing part about being an adult.)

New year, new job. How to slay your first day. (and week, and month…)

Can we all just agree that starting a new job is the absolute worst?

It’s a necessary evil – I mean it’s physically impossible to get a new gig without the subsequent ‘very first day at your new gig’ – but damn, I wish we could just invent …

10 kick ass career quotes.

I challenge anyone to find me a more depressing time of the year than those few horrific hours that fill the evening before you have to go back to work after Christmas holidays.

It’s not necessarily that you don’t like your job (though, if you do, multiply that …

Being lazy: a guide.

It’ll come as no surprise to anyone who knows me that I have trouble switching off.  My iPhone is a permanent attachment to my right hand, a demanding little task master who cracks his whip with every insistent notification ping.  I NEED YOU TO DO SOMETHING NOW.  He’s basically the …