If you want people to read your message--put it clearly without a lot of supporting fluff. I see tons of promo pieces and websites designed to leave zero white space--with the res...
People seem to be so terrified to utter the words "I don't know" when it comes to business. I once saw a public relations graduate student get on camera for a mock crisis communi...
When traveling in a group, beware the inefficient traveler. In large groups of people, it’s easy to lose track of one person -- especially if you’ve got a perpetually late or diso...
My philosophy on medication––and there is some physiology behind this––is that you should try to be on the lowest effective dose. I actually take no Parkinson’s medication. How do...
Some projects feel too huge to even get started on. Whether it's a giant presentation for school, a career-changing project at work, or spring cleaning, these tasks can seem so d...
The best advice I ever received in my life was to “keep my mouth shut and listen.” That is hard to do! I also try to find a humorous side to every tragic event I am involved wit...
Don't date a guy who goes tanning as part of his personal care routine. First of all, tanning is so bad for you; it's weird that someone who "cares" about his appearance would par...
The idea of eventually changing careers does not bother me in the least because I’ve done it before and I know it’s entirely possible. Music is a wonderful thing, but there will s...