Karen Darrin
The World’s Worst Boss

The World’s Worst Boss

“That would be you.”Even if you’re not self-employed, your boss is you. You manage your career, your day, your responses. You manage how you sell your services and your education and the way you talk to yourself.”Odds are, you’re doing it...
5 Tips On How To Outsmart Your Negativity Bias

5 Tips On How To Outsmart Your Negativity Bias

Our brain evolved to ensure our ancestors’ survival. It did this by using three cunning tactics to keep us safe: Our brain is hardwired to overestimate threats so we wouldn’t take unnecessary risks. Our brain is naturally anxious and wary of change and...
3 Ways To Thrive with a “Debbie Downer” Co-Worker

3 Ways To Thrive with a “Debbie Downer” Co-Worker

Being around people who have a consistent negative disposition is a challenge. Some playfully call these individuals “Debbie Downers.” Others call these individuals “energy vampires” and for good reason. As you may have noticed, it’s really hard to be...
6 Ways To Make Your Job Suck Less

6 Ways To Make Your Job Suck Less

Can’t quit your job just yet for the sake of the benefits, paycheck, or just plain fear? Or maybe you’ve been at the same company for years and know that moving on would mean a big drop in salary. Yet, you slog in each day to a job that just plain sucks....