Browsing Tag: destiny

I Quit My Job To Travel the World!

By Angela M. Petitt “Are you crazy?” “How can you afford that?” “What do you mean you want to quit?” “We are in a recession!!” “Did you win the lottery?” “That is a bold move!!”  “Do you really have the guts and finances to do that?” “Can you live without a paycheck?  Do you really […]

Wonder & the Road Not Taken

“A recent study from Berkeley’s Haas School of Business shows it’s OK to wonder about the road not taken. The scientific term for what-iffing is ‘counterfactual thinking,’ and research suggests that those who think counterfactually aren’t immobilized by regret: they may actually be more motivated. In the Study, students wrote an essay on how they’d […]