Passion and Purpose

 

 

“What you are in love with, what seizes your imagination, will affect everything. It will decide what will get you out of bed in the morning, what you will do with your evenings, how you will spend your weekends, what you read, who you know, what breaks your heart, and what amazes you with joy and gratitude. Fall in love, stay in love and it will decide everything.”

-Pedro Arrupe, SJ

Make 2017 a Year to Remember

Casually dressed in jeans and a t-shirt and sporting a Washington Nationals ball cap, Joshua Bell pulled out his 18th century violin, crafted by Antonio Stradivari, and artfully began playing Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Chaconne” amid the morning rush hour at L’Enfant Plaza. Three days prior, Boston’s Symphony Hall was filled with people excited to see … Continue reading Make 2017 a Year to Remember

THE MID-YEAR CHECKUP: IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO MAKE 2017 A YEAR TO REMEMBER

Casually dressed in jeans and a t-shirt and sporting a Washington Nationals ball cap, Joshua Bell pulled out his 18th century violin, crafted by Antonio Stradivari, and artfully began playing Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Chaconne” amid the morning rush hour at L’Enfant Plaza. Three days prior, Boston’s Symphony Hall was filled with people excited to see … Continue reading THE MID-YEAR CHECKUP: IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO MAKE 2017 A YEAR TO REMEMBER

The Happiness Equation: Research-Backed Ways to Enhance Happiness

In the pursuit of success, it is often assumed that happiness will follow once you achieve your goal or next steps – dream job, marriage, higher earnings. Research, however, suggests that happiness and positivity often precede successful outcomes. In his engaging and light-hearted Ted Talk, The Happy Secret to Better Work, Shawn Achor discusses the … Continue reading The Happiness Equation: Research-Backed Ways to Enhance Happiness