January 2018

New Year, Chapter One...
"What counts, then, isn't so much success or failure but whether we stay in learning mode, continue to seek out ambiguity, and view uncertainty as the doorway to invention." - From, Nonsense, by Jamie Holmes. Click to learn more.
We're excited to share another year of newsletters with you, and we're looking forward to all that we have in store! Our goal is to provide you with valuable resources, helpful references, and unique tools that can be used and applied to your daily life, both personally and professionally. 

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I Love Hue...
I Love Hue is a gentle journey into color and perception. Arrange mosaics of colored tiles into perfectly ordered spectrums. Lovingly made for players who enjoy beautifully crafted puzzle games - or anyone who needs a few moments of visual tranquility...Read More about the healing benefits of I Love Hue, or click the video. 
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Being Generous Will Help You Live a Happier Life, Study Says
The ego can get in the way of many life aspects, even happiness. And when it comes to people who lead happier lives, a recent study finds that those who are generous are most content...
Micro-Progress and the Magic of Just 
Getting Started
Researchers  have found that "ordinary, incremental progress can increase people's engagement in the work and their happiness during the workday." This process is what they call "micro-progress." For any task you have to complete, break it down into the smallest possible units of progress and attack them one at a time...Read Moreswot
How to do a SWOT Analysis in 3 Easy Steps
SWOT analysis is a simple planning tool that compares strengths and weaknesses with opportunities and threats, to create an action plan. While SWOT analysis can be used for personal development, it's most commonly used as a business planning tool. Add a SWOT analysis to your agenda for your upcoming business management & planning meetings, and take advantage of the current timing - there's no better time to run a SWOT analysis than at the beginning of a new year. Click below for instructions on how to get started. 

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Patricia America
Patricia America understands people and trends She is adept at leadership development in today's consumer economy.  Patricia is a critical thinker who specializes in applying her expertise to generate and cultivate new business strategies and tactical plans that penetrate the marketplace. With a background in the fashion industry, an advanced business degree, and undergraduate studies at New York's Fashion Institute of Technology,  she takes a disciplined and creative approach to every aspect of branding, merchandizing, forecasting, customer service, and business development.  Customer satisfaction, sales, growth, and a fresh approach are her KPI's.
Cathy Higgins
Passionate about 
linking clients with key talent, Cathy Higgins is widely recognized, for her deep understanding of organizational cultivation.  A human resource executive skilled in talent management, culture change, executive coaching, and organizational development in the pharmaceutical and agribusiness commodities industries, Cathy has been helping companies restructure and drive strategy for positive change over the last 20 plus years.  A pragmatic turnaround specialist, and Boston University and Lehman College alum, Cathy designs new paradigms for creating effective workplace culture, corporate change, employee engagement, innovative communications and results. Her strategies align, empower, and motivate, providing growth and sustainability.
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