Wondering how well you’ll integrate with your new coworkers? Before your anxiety sets in, take solace in the fact that they wouldn’t have hired you if they didn’t think you’d be a good fit for the company culture. So, don’t stress too much.
“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word,
a listening ear, and honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring,
all of which have the potential to turn a life around.”—Leo F. Buscaglia
We knew we were going the right direction when we felt career bliss. You’ve found “career bliss” when you are up at midnight thinking about great ideas for your next project and you are excited to get to work the next day and make things happen.
Mindfullness reveals a set of simple yet powerful practices that you can incorporate into daily life to help you break the cycle of anxiety, stress, unhappiness and exhaustion. It promotes genuine joie de vivre; the kind of happiness that gets into your bones and seeps into everything you do.
“If we only wanted to be happy it would be easy; but we want to be happier than other people, which is almost always difficult, since we think them happier than they are.”—Charles-Louis de Secondat Baron de Montesquieu, French jurist and political philosopher (1689-1755)
Davison International Inc., a 285-employee company that designs and creates kitchen gadgets, toys and other consumer products, relocated in 2006 to a 61,000-square-foot building in Pittsburgh, Pa. Its interior, which followed a year-long, $5 million renovation, is intended to encourage creativity and a positive attitude among staff.