I recently had someone who was a couple years into his career ask me a question we all ponder at one point or another during our careers. He wanted to know how he could get to the next level. I most likely gave a roundabout answer that listed a ton of ambiguous tiny actions, but I remember opening with and underscoring this internet-famous quote from Conan.
It’s common sense advice, but sometimes it’s the reminder that we all need. I think about the people I enjoy working with/for most. They are all kind. And they all work their asses off for the better of the team.
So, while I know it’s the weekend and we don’t want to think of work, here are a few articles I came across this week that I thought were worth sharing.
The cubicle celebrated 50 (un)glorious years this week. Let’s take a look back, shall we?
Plan the weekend on Wednesday, and other great ways to use your calendar and email reminders to better your life.
Step away from the desk. How walking two minutes an hour can better your health.
AND… even more reasons why you should be literally standing up for yourself at the office.