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Friday, Nov 15, 2019

Weekly Remote Jobs

I’m excited to share with you the first issue of the new NODESK remote jobs newsletter. Each issue will feature a digest of remote jobs from the past week as well as the occasional company profile and offbeat piece.

Thursday, Nov 14, 2019

Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019

Personal Wednesday: Using "I Am" Statements to Make Your Identity Large

In general, it’s powerful to keep your identity small. But it’s also helpful to have a clear sense of self identity. To achieve this, I’ve started a simple but powerful habit: “I am…” statements. Every morning, I write and say out loud a list of “I am” statements, like “I am proactive” or “I am handsome”. Over time, I add or remove statements, based on what I need.

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019

Monday, Nov 11, 2019

Friday, Nov 8, 2019

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019

Tuesday, Nov 5, 2019

Niksen Is the Dutch Lifestyle Concept of Doing Nothing—And You're About to See It Everywhere

First there was hygge, the Danish concept that made staying in and getting cozy cool. Then there was lagom, the Swedish mindset of approaching life with an “everything in moderation” mindset. Now there’s another Northern European trend that’s being embraced as a way to combat our increasingly busy and often stressful lives: niksen. The Dutch concept is as simple as, well, doing nothing.

Monday, Nov 4, 2019

Friday, Nov 1, 2019