Matthew Emerzian Tag

19 Mar THIS WEEK: FIND YOUR JAM

It’s hard to believe that over 20% of 2018 is already behind us. The hour and minute hands of the clock don’t stop moving for anyone or anything. But, how about you? How are you moving? More specifically, how are you doing when it comes...

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12 Mar THIS WEEK: CARE FOR THE MIND

Philosopher, Rene Descartes, wrote the infamous line, “I think, therefore I am.” Descartes argued that even the act of doubting our existence meant that we were thinking, which proved we truly existed. So for centuries now, we have valued our ability to think as what...

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05 Mar THIS WEEK: GO WITH PLANTS

Convenience and health seem to be in a bit of a battle these days. Either we opt for the quick, pre-packaged meal or snack that we usually purchase from the middle aisles of the grocery store; or, we opt for something healthier from nature that...

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26 Feb THIS WEEK: CONNECT MORE DEEPLY

Last month, one of our weeks focused on taking stock. With the beginning of the new year, we thought it was the perfect time to take inventory of our lives, to check our priorities, to see where and how much we were investing in certain...

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19 Feb THIS WEEK: SHOW APPRECIATION

With the holidays well behind us, and Valentine’s Day still in our rearview mirror, we have a question to ask you. But, before we ask it, we want you to know that we are not judging here. So here it is: Did you write thank...

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12 Feb THIS WEEK: FOLLOW THROUGH

All of us have made plans to have lunch with a friend, to meet with a customer or colleague, and to begrudgingly go to the dentist. We have also all said that we would call someone back in those infamous “5 minutes.” On the surface,...

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05 Feb THIS WEEK: FIND COMMON GROUND

Labels are a simple, yet powerful system we use for organizing information. We use them to delineate months of the year, to specify folders in our file cabinets, to categorize types art and media, and even to specify how we like our coffee. But as...

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29 Jan THIS WEEK: GET A GROUP

Human beings are social creatures that thrive off of relationships, connectedness, and community. Yes, even you “social introverts” need people. The problem is that we don’t do a very good job of actually living our lives this way. We spend more time living inside our...

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