Is the 40 Hour Workweek Still Feasible?

The Birth of the American 40-Hour Week The Monday through Friday workweek was first introduced in 1926 when Henry Ford began shutting down his automotive factories on Saturday and Sunday to allow his labor force to rest. But it was not until 1940, when a provision of the 1938 Fair Labor Standards Act mandating a [...]

By |2019-04-19T12:32:11-05:00April 19th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

5 Habits to Practice to Increase Your Productivity

Success is often measured by how productive we are. However, it can be difficult to prioritize tasks or manage our time wisely. The key to increasing productivity is to work smarter, not harder. Remember, it’s not the number of hours you work, but rather the quality of work you put in during those hours. Below [...]

By |2019-04-12T13:01:20-05:00April 12th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Honor Your Body in Life and Career

I recently re-read Arianna Huffington’s book, The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time, and it continues to change my life. I knew that sleep was essential for health and wellbeing but I see so many people caught up in the myth of how hard working and successful people must sacrifice their life [...]

By |2019-03-30T07:24:44-05:00March 30th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|