Monthly archives: October, 2017

negative mindset

Overcoming a Negative Mindset: Why It’s Hurting Your Career and Recovery

Negativity is like a stop sign on your own success. During recovery, you learn how to counter negative thoughts when they tell you to drink, use, or just give up. But negative thinking is so much more than that, and often much tougher to spot. Here’s why a negative mindset is putting the brakes on…

career and personal life

5 Ways Your Career Can Affect Your Personal Life

Americans work longer than any other industrialized nation, both in terms of hours per week and in terms of the years until retirement. Perhaps we just love working more than other countries…except that more than half of Americans surveyed are unhappy at work, 52.3%, in fact. That number has improved slightly from an all-time low…