Tagged in "humanity"

Humanity topics include pieces on the real lives of businessmen, professionals, the everyday man, stay at home parent, healthy lifestyle influencers, and general feel good human stories.

My Father Taught Me The Three Fundamentals of Success

Jeremy Frommer
in How To

I was reminded of my father today. He passed away a long time ago. One of the most interesting effects of time is its ability to heal wounds and amplify strengths. If I let time mesmerize me, my fathe...

Ten Life Lessons for Millennials

Barbara Kimmel
in How To

Sometimes someone says something that is difficult to forget; those rare “ah ha” moments that not only stick with you forever but can also be applied in both personal and professional relationships. T...

What It’s Like To Be: An Escort

Journal Staff
in Culture

It’s Nadia’s first time in New York. In fact, it’s her first time outside of her small town in Russia. After this, she heads to Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, Chicago, then back home. A month lon...

Modern Ethics

Brian K. Henry
in Culture

A quick quiz for the challenged.

Performance Art

Annessa Babic
in Culture

Performance Art. When you live a city, one like NYC, often mere everyday acts of commuting can feel like moments on someone's movie screen. In the summer, well year around to be truthful, I frequent t...

'La La Land' is an Artist's Life

Lauren Marzolla
in Entertainment

The ending of "La La Land", a recent film directed by Damien Chapelle, had some people crying out in angst. It seems a tragedy for Mia and Sebastian to go on living separate lives. She wove together a...

DEED: The App That Makes Volunteering Easy

Rick Schwartz
in Culture

If the best inventions are indeed borne out of necessity, then DEED definitely fits the category. Volunteering in New York, like many cities across America, is a process filled with bureaucracy, trick...

Best Jobs for Retirees

Gary Ayd
in Culture

The concept of retirement, like the working world those who enter this stage are leaving behind is constantly evolving. As of this writing, the dictionary defines it as the act of retiring or of leavi...

Success = Degrees of Imperfection

Roy Osing
in Culture

A perfect cross into the penalty area. A perfect product launch. A perfect presentation. No glitches. No deviation from the intended purpose.

Dumbest Things to Do with Your Money

Patty Ramsen
in Culture

Congratulations, you made it to your thirties, now you just have to make sure to avoid the dumbest things you can do with your money. Many people in their thirties have finally gotten to a point where...

Work, Kids, College, Rotate

Matt Cates
in How To

Hard to type an essay on Gothic literature bouncing a baby on your knee. But with each bound of the red-headed binky sucker, I reminded myself: “This is what you wanted, man.” Homework was due on Ann ...

Is a Focus on Employee Well-Being Revolutionizing American Work Culture?

Dylan Lyons
in Culture

Stress. Burnout. Exhaustion. These may be some of the first words that come to mind when you hear the word “work.” For many Americans, weekdays are spent counting down to Friday, and weekends are spen...

19 Steps I Took To Retire At 44…With A Family

Matt Cates
in How To

(This article was previously posted on Buzzfeed) These are the steps I took to retire at age 44, but every person has a different set of circumstances. Therefore you must customize these steps to your...

Bad Habits To Break To Be More Productive

Leila Parker
in Culture

They say it takes 21 days to break a habit. Three weeks to stop a behavior that you may have been doing your whole life. But if there's any time to break a habit, it's now. Habits to break to be more ...

Things No One Tells You About Working the Night Shift

Parag Patel
in Culture

The night shift is the dead zone of employment. Whether you're a nurse, a concierge, a security guard, or any one of those brazen folks who dares take on what most consider the worst shifts imaginable...

Are You a Workaholic?

Journal Staff
in Culture

At least, that was the collective answer we got after polling the floor of an undisclosed finance company. Some other gems also included, "if you dream of work more than your childhood", "if you eat i...