How to Improve Productivity to Have More Free Time

    Smart Work, Not Hard Work The concept of focused efforts is that people gain more out of their work if they apply it efficiently than if they generally work hard. Let’s say you are planning a vacation:   There are many ways to start the process of planning a vacation that are either efficient…

Bernie Sanders: Reasons Why I Support Him

Here is an in-depth look into why I support Bernie Sanders as the most reasonable candidate for the Oval Office. Bernie Sanders’s strong political career and the fact that he has not deviated from his views and promises show his fit for presidency. A Brief History of Bernie Sanders’s Political Career: As Mayor: During his time as Mayor of Burlington,…

An Unbiased Look at Gun Control

This image represents a conservative viewpoint in which stricter gun control left the law-abiding citizen defenseless. The opposite viewpoint is that stricter gun control gives only the most responsible citizens access to weapons and makes for a safer society. Both viewpoints have their merits and flaws.

Autonomy, Mastery, and Purpose: The Motivators of Inspiration

It seems as though every business is based on a model of rewards and punishments for certain behaviors as a type of motivation. If you are the top employee consistently, you will probably get a bonus. If you are always late and your working habits are poor, you will probably get demoted and your boss…

What Makes a Group of Individuals a Community?

The early settlers in Massachusetts Bay came from various European countries. These settlers were able to form communities such as the one described in The Scarlet Letter. The community was formed because of common life experiences, goals and dreams, similar social customs and traditions, settlement in the same geographic region, and the establishment of all…

Reasons for Slow and Steady Progress

There are many reasons to try to progress in a certain activity. Everyone wants to get better. Everyone thinks that to get better you must work really hard at that activity for long periods of time to get better. However, it is easy to think that change must be done quickly and difficultly. The more…

The Unfortunate Truth About Health Industries

Here in America, the pharmaceutical companies claim to help patients’ conditions, food companies claim to provide healthy food to individuals, and nutritionists use out-of-date information to give to needy patients.