If you look at a an aerial view of a lake, you won’t know the truth of how deep it is. One perspective is not enough to accurately understand the
Is Donald Trump a populist? Is Joe Biden a populist? Populism is one of those “over-generalized” political terms ending in “ism” like communism, socialism, and capitalism. But what exactly is
Being an extrovert seems like it’s where all the glory’s at. Extroverts get more attention, more likes on social media, and seem to navigate social situations with such ease. But
Did you choose to get Duncan Donuts coffee or were you subliminally influenced by an advertisement?
People have been shaping how you live and the decisions you make for as long as you’ve existed. That’s part of living in a society. Our culture, beliefs, and values shape our conscious and sub-conscious decisions for the rest of our lives.
Growing up as a kid playing basketball, I certainly wasn’t thinking about the life lessons I would learn when the coaches son got more playing time than me.
15 years later, I was working on a $20 million construction project where the General Contractor was being managed by the founder of the company’s (novice) son. The connection couldn’t have been more obvious.
In certain situations, it doesn’t matter how much better you are or how hard you work if you’re competing against your bosses family. In these situations, if you’re looking to get ahead then it’s better to cut your losses and find a new team (or company).
I had already learned this lesson 15 years earlier playing high school basketball.
We have made celebrities substitute gods. We even refer to them as idols.
But is all that ‘fandom’ necessary or even deserved? Do celebrities really have life all figured out? Is fame all it’s cracked out to be?
Are celebrities happier than everyone else ?
Which makes you wonder—why exactly do most worship celebrities.