Time Sinks

In 1955 a British civil servant was quoted as stating, “Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.” Later known as the Parkinson’s Law, this has been a universal truth known to anyone who has thought a project would take 10 minutes and...

Summer Vacation

You’ve heard me say it before but I’ll be taking the opportunity of June to say it again – vacations are good for Thriving! Do you have your summer plans mapped out to include some downtime? Yes? Fantastic! No? What’s that about? None of us can or should keep moving...

Construction!

The other day, as I was trying to work with clients, make phone calls and generally be productive, I found myself increasingly aware of the noise just outside my door. Working in an office space with over 60 other Thriving businesses it’s not uncommon for the...

The Experience of It

Two conversations from this week collided in my brain and got me thinking about our expectations and experiences. In one conversation, a friend was discussing her daughter’s need to make a decision between two amazing colleges, which are both very similar but have...