Issue #36
March 20, 2012

Pop Quiz: Do you love your job?

In my last blog, I wrote that the best career decision you can make is to simply do what you love. This begs the question: how do you know if you love what you do? I’ve developed this questionnaire to help you answer the question. It’s a quick one. just answer YES or NO to each question and keep a tally. 1. Do you like your coworkers enough that you’d choose to spend leisure time with them? ... Read More

Motorbikes, Surfing and Fair Labor: Indosole

Indonesia has a population of over 230 million people; approximately 13 percent of them living below the poverty line. The most popular mode of transportation in the country is the motorbike—it’s estimated that one Indonesian in eight owns a bike. Indonesia also has great surfing. These facts are connected in a way you may not imagine. Together, they made Indosole possible. ... Read More

DIY Onions (You don't even need dirt)

I don’t have the greenest of thumbs. The only flora that have lasted an appreciable amount of time in my house are cacti and jade plants—which are both incredibly resistant to drought and forgetfu ... Read More

The TakeOutWithout Challenge

Grabbing a quick bite or a coffee to-go is a daily ritual for many of us. In fact, a quarter of Americans eat fast food every day. A lot has been said, and rightfully so, about the consequences of thi ... Read More
Issue #36
March 20, 2012