How To Achieve Your Goals While Working A Full-Time Job

Some of us had goals set for the year, but can’t seem to get started. Often it comes down to finding the time before or after our jobs to make our mission a reality. For instance, we might have wanted to lose significant weight this year. But finding the time in between work and commuting […]

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10 Great Habits for Working at Home

Working from home is becoming an increasingly popular option, with employees from secretaries to CEOs utilizing the advantages of a home office at least part of the time. While there are still some lingering critics who insist that working from home leads to stunted professional relationships and lower productivity, the majority of employers in the […]

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7 Small Changes That Will Make a Big Difference in Your Life

Our happiness and success rely on thinking constructive thoughts, acting with intent and creating strong relationships with others. The good news is we have control over all of these areas. We can choose to change. These are the most common changes that can make the biggest impact in your life: 1. Mind your mind. Your thoughts drive […]

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What To Do When You Feel Like You Haven’t Accomplished Enough

Sometimes it happens like this: It’s a weekday, just another regular day. Then a couple of your coworkers get a promotion. You’re happy for them (kind of), but also start to wonder, “They got a promotion ― am I going to get a promotion? What am I even doing at this company?” The day goes […]

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Here’s how to make DAILY progress toward your goals

When you’re chasing a big goal, the kind that takes months or years to accomplish, your biggest enemy will be complacency — letting days or weeks go by without any forward motion. Most dreams aren’t shattered by a conscious moment of surrender. Rather, they’re quietly consumed by years of inactivity. Until the fatal day … […]

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15 Time Management Best Practices for Greater Productivity

“Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr. Time management can be a daily struggle. But, as the quote above perfectly points out, […]

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5 Proven Ways To Build A Daily Learning Habit

Are your skills, knowledge and experience more valuable today than they were six months ago? As much as we may dislike it, our skills, knowledge and experience degrades over time unless we work hard to stay updated. Continuous learning, or personal daily learning, is essential to remain valuable and to maintain our expertise. However, it […]

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8 Things Successful People Do Every Day That Most People Ignore

During the four-year process of starting and scaling SkyBell, I have had the pleasure of meeting some remarkably successful people. Whether it’s a potential investor or the CEO of a company with which we could become partners, I’m lucky to have had a front-row seat to a diverse set of individuals who have all created success […]

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How Mandela stayed fit: from his ‘matchbox’ Soweto home to a prison cell

February 15, 1990: Nelson Mandela wakes as always at 5am and begins his hour-long exercise routine. The difference this time is that instead of a prison cell, his gym is the front room of his “matchbox” house – so-called for its small size – at 8115 Vilakazi Street, Soweto. And soon he’ll be besieged by journalists, well-wishers, […]

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