Teach a Lasting Work Ethic

Great work ethic is admirable and cherished by employers, but learning/teaching a work ethic is easier said than done. In 2012, Elizabeth Kolbert, Pulitzer Prize winner and journalist at The New Yorker, wrote an article titled “Spoiled Rotten.” She compares the practices of child rearing in other cultures and its effects of the child’s development. In large, children who grow …

Coworking 101: How To Maximize Your Cornerstone Experience

You have probably noticed a few key differences between working at Cornerstone Coworking compared to working at home, out of a coffee shop, or out of a traditional office space. Here are a few things you can do in order to maximize experience here at Cornerstone! 1. Introduce Yourself To Coworkers: Every day at Cornerstone is an opportunity to network, …

How To Appreciate The Slow Seasons Of Business

Summer is right around the corner, which means if you’re like a lot of businesses, you are probably approaching a slow season. Even though slow seasons get a bad wrap, sometimes they’re just what you and your business need.  Slow seasons give you an opportunity to focus on things like your business model, expense reports, customer acquisition, marketing and your …

Stop Living For The Weekend: Appreciating Your 9-5

Counting down the days until Friday, living it up during the weekend, dreading Monday morning, then repeating the same vicious cycle. Most likely this sounds familiar and it’s probably because your living for the weekend without even realizing it. Almost everyone lives this way, and that’s okay, but it’s important to enjoy every single day because life is too short …

Treat Yourself: Self-care Tips for The Busy Entrepreneur

This month we’re talking all about appreciation. We’ll be covering everything from how to appreciate your employees, customers, and coworkers! Sometimes, before showing appreciation to others, you just need to take a second for yourself! As busy entrepreneurs life can get hectic, schedules can get tight, and before you know it you’ve forgotten to take a moment for yourself. Here …

Morning Routines and How They Increase Productivity

Sometimes mornings get a bad wrap, but they actually have so much potential! Think of mornings as a fresh start, maybe a new sale or a new relationship is on the horizon, and all you have to do is start the day!  An easy way to motivate yourself to get out of bed and to start the day is by …