Quiet, by Susan Cain, is a refreshing perspective on introversion is based upon her own experience and an impressive amount of research. While anyone can take a personality assessment and create their own conclusions following the various assessments, she believes that we live in a society that no matter what the results show, those whose inventories reflect high introversion are favored over introverts.
It’s an intoxicating word, isn’t it? It lures us to give up what IS in order to focus (sometimes even obsess) on what is lacking. Materialistic or altruistic, we are a culture of MORE. And when this happens our anxieties increase, hearts become restless, and peace is put on pause “until I have ______” (fill in the blank).
Unfortunately, holidays can certainly feel like a checklist. This Thanksgiving, we want to empower you to focus on being present more than worrying if the table, the decor, or the meal is perfect. Present over perfect. It's a great mindset to have any time of the year, but it can be especially needed as we begin the holiday season.
I’m a big fan of Spotify- I love the ability to listen to whatever I want, whenever I want to. I have found that when I listen to pop music, I drive faster and when I’m listening to classic rock, I roll my windows down and drive slowly and chill.
We’re all probably acutely aware of all of the administrative tasks we handle every day that can be outsourced to a virtual assistant, but there are also so many other ways a BELAY VA can make your life easier.
If you’re dubious, we (probably) know what you’re thinking: ‘I don’t have eight hours of work for someone.’
It’s true – most tasks may only take only a few minutes. But when you add several dozen of them up, they consume hours. Maybe even days.
A VA can give you the ability to start crossing more of these items off your lists, one giddy pen stroke after another. So if you’re feeling a little frisky, check out some of the less conventional ways you can use your BELAY VA to get your giddy groove back.
I grew up in a middle class suburb of Atlanta with married parents, a sister, and 2 dogs. We were the classic American family. My parents were both hard workers and instilled a solid work ethic in us from the time we were very young.
Boundaries. It’s a word that is used often but many people don't really know what they mean or how to properly utilize them in interpersonal relationships. I can remember the day that my sister gave me this book for Christmas