What are you doing to celebrate National Nurses Week? The first National Nurses Day was celebrated in 1954 in honor of the 100th anniversary of Nightingale’s famous mission to the Crimea. In 1982, President Ronald Reagan signed a proclamation declaring May 6th to henceforth be known as National Nurses Day, nationally recognizing the annual celebration of nurses’ efforts. Today, National Nurses Week is celebrated each year from May 6th until May

The end of one year and start of the next is a symbolic time for many. Themes of restart, rebirth and reenergize are being used liberally and literally throughout personal and professional life in organizations all across the nation. If you’re a small business owner, this is a time to start considering how you intend to move forward with purpose in the coming year. A time to reflect on the

With the new year coming up, you’re sure to hear lots of office chatter surrounding one all-consuming and often un-followed through with topic: New Year’s Resolutions. While you might find a few outliers whose resolutions involve meeting new people, trying new things, etc., the majority of the population, and most likely your workplace, will be forming goals centered around losing weight and improving health and fitness. These are wonderful goals

Doing good is good for you. The season of giving is upon us and for many that doesn’t just include immediate family and friends. Giving back to your community and volunteering during the holidays and beyond can do immeasurable amounts of good not only for others, but for yourself. According to a new study, volunteering for as little as two to 2.5 hours a week can be beneficial for your

Hygge is the holiday home trend here to make your life as cozy as possible. There’s a new lifestyle trend in town and it’s traveled quite a long way – all the way from Denmark, specifically – to help make your home as cozy as possible during the holiday season and beyond. It’s called hygge, and no that wasn’t a sneeze. This trend (pronounced hoo-gah) has been emerging for the