He was born on a cattle farm - not exactly where he wanted to be.

73 Cows–a breathtaking, effective portraiture of a man struggling emotionally in an occupation he was born into, was filmed as a short documentary set in a cattle farm in England by the brilliant Alex Lockwood. It highlights Jay, who vocalized his internal conflicts on screen–raw and honest–with the support of his wife, Katja Wilde, who…

Comparing Yourself to Others

“Flowers are pretty but so are Christmas lights—but they look nothing alike” I don’t know why we do this to ourselves sometimes. Negative thoughts are like a train of rats. They come in groups. When I become aware of it, it makes it harder for me to force myself out of it. It sucked knowing…

Minimalism as A Mindset

What is Minimalism? Initially coined in the late 1950s to describe the abstract visions of artists, the modern-day definition of minimalism has given the masses the idea of achieving happiness by living with less. Just as The Minimalists described, it gives us the “Freedom from fear. Freedom from worry. Freedom from overwhelm. Freedom from guilt.…

MGT120: 5 Business and Life Lessons I’m Learning

As an Economics major at UC Davis, it is oddly fulfilling to me that I am able to deal with a large set of data on Excel, learn about the nitty-gritty of a decision-making process, and develop an analytical mindset that will be useful both personally and professionally. However, something else seemed to lack. Ah,…