The saying goes, “you were born to lead.” While some of us possess the demanding traits it takes to make up a great leader, it is a learned process. It takes experience, determination and even failure to climb your way to the top. But being a leader isn’t all about getting to the top. It’s the lessons you learn on the way up and and the fortitude you possess during follow through. A true leader is committed to enriching and helping others who are in need.
The fast and furious world we live in allows students fantastic opportunities through the summer months. Instead of wasting your gas money delivering pizzas at your summer job, fulfill your passion. Here’s a few ways you can optimize your free time in between studies. There is no better time than the present!
Do you feel like you’re missing out on some positive energy and happiness lately? Sometimes in our busy working world we can easily lose ourselves to the pressures of our jobs and fast-paced lifestyles. Entrepreneur life can lead to some exhausting moments; slow down, breathe and remember what’s important to you.
In order to guide you on your entrepreneurial path to enlightenment we’ve compiled some of our favourite quotes from one of the world’s most beloved leaders, the Dalai Lama. The Dalai Lama believes, “the purpose of our lives is to be happy.” While this may look different for everyone, take some time out of your day to consider the lessons below and see how you can apply them to your life and become a happy entrepreneur.
George Washington, known as the “father of his country,” was the first elected president of the United States Of America. Washington was of strong character and deeply respected by others for his leadership skills. For more than 200 years his legacy lives on and here are some of our favourite quotes to inspire success by George himself:
If your mind is in a million places all the time goal setting is key. Making notes of key items and goals to achieve whether it’s today or in 6 months gives you a clear path to your vision. Practice writing a few goals for each day, it’s good practice and feels awesome to cross the items off.
So you’ve set out to be an extraordinary achiever this year. You’re visualizing success in various areas of your life and that is the first step to combat (and ultimately knock out) your goals. Congratulations on taking the first step to a new you! One of the best ways to ensure you continue to achieve your goals month after month is to start now, put in a lot of hard work and dedicate yourself (you can thank Money Mayweather for this). It’s normal to have feelings of procrastination creep up on you and deteriorate your willpower, but with these 6 simple hacks, you’re going to be well on your way to a happier and healthier 2016! (more…)
Technology doesn’t have to just be about the necessities. Sure, you probably need to have a cell phone and if your laptop bites the dust it’s pretty imperative that you get a new one right away, but what about some Tech Toys that are made for nothing but fun? We’ve got em!
In this gift guide we’re sharing with you all the awesome things you never knew you wanted for the Holidays! Whether it be a mini BB-8 Droid from the new Star Wars movie or your own personal Paper Airplane drone, we guarantee you’ll find hours of fun in these tech toys!
If you’re in the market for something more necessary don’t forget to check out our previous gift guides featuring Wearables, Entertainment, Smart Home, Audio and the Top 5 Tablets of 2015. You can also enter our giveaway at the bottom of the page for your chance to win a little gift from the Data Nerds themselves! Good luck!
Today we are sharing with you the second instalment in our Tech Gift Guide series which focuses solely on endless holiday entertainment gifts. If you’re like us, you probably cancelled your home cable TV quite some time ago and are now relying completely on streaming your favourite shows. While we’re all about spending the weekend catching up on our favourite series on Netflix, sometimes we don’t want to stare at our little laptops and crave seeing things on the big screen (we’re sure you can relate!). In this guide, we’ll run you through the best streaming options for your TV, plus some pretty epic Limited Edition gaming systems which are sure to make even the manliest of men squeal with excitement!
Your body is your temple. We know you’ve heard that before and we’re hardly being original, but we can’t stress enough how much we believe that having a healthy body will give you a healthy mind and lead to all sorts of benefits in your life. Not only does having a healthy and fit body give you a strong foundation to base your life on, it also contributes to your emotional wellbeing, ability to concentrate and increased productivity. Here, we’ve put together a list of basic and intermediate health and fitness tips to get you on your way to a healthier and happier life.