Independently Happy

I take happiness seriously. So you don't have to.

How Loosening the Reigns Can Bring Employees Closer

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Employers are often perceived as bigger than life, unfeeling monsters. May I remind everyone of one basic fact – employees and employers are one in the same – just people. The great divide between the two, however, can be so vast that it seems impossible to repair. Loosening the Reigns Can Bring Employees Closer.   […]

Pink Floyd’s Time is the Wisest Song Ever!


We all worry about time. None of us has enough time each day, and many of us think about how much time we have left here on Earth. We squeeze more work and life than is possible into our very limited time, wondering if we’re using it wisely. Roger Waters gave us great advice in […]

Busy Work and How to Survive It


Are you busy?  Have you had a busy week? Do you have more to do than you’d like or that you can even handle?  It seems that “I’ve just been so busy” is the new, “I’m doing well, how are you?” after you ask someone how they’re doing. What are we doing? Why are are […]

About the Day Job

I feel I should talk more about the day job.  Admittedly, my emotions occasionally get the best of me.  I know that is the path to the Dark Side, so I try to maintain better grasps on my emotions, but it is difficult.  I’m only human after all.  Mostly human. Much drama has revolved around […]