Articles by Mike Cassennes

Old-school Blogger Maniac. Started out in the oughts on the LiveJournal. After a while I started to exploit my natural talent for unintentionally awesome writing for my own good. That's all you need to know. I like hard-boiled thrillers and Slim Gaillard is on an infinite loop in my head.

Ways to work harder and get results

In these uptight times - quality of work is the most important thing. There are many ways to achieve proper results. Most of them involve immense amount of stress. But there are other ways to do it. While some of the advices you may find on Internet may seem a little bit all over the place or deeply irrelevant to your situation - one thing you can take from them is not to trust them at all. Which isn't helping. It's a problem of the modern internet writing. But it doesn't solve the problem with getting the desired result.

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What is Creativity?

What is creativity? There are as much answers as there are people around you. Any kind of human activity is the result of some sort of creativity. The form of your table is the result of creative thought, your notebook was designed by the creative insight, your clothing style is arranged with a creative thought. Creativity is the foremost activity of a human being. It is what defines us. However even the basic definition of the concept is so-to-say vague. 

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How to work when you don’t feel like working

Doing the job is the routine that is absolutely obliged upon you by the mere fact of you retaining a position at your place of work. That's a clumsy sentence. If you won't do your job, then you will have no job at all. And that's a bad thing. It also motivates some to do their jobs.

However, there are times when you just don't feel like working at all. But you need to work. It is absolutely terrifying situation that may collapse your working prospects for some time even resulting in losing the position. Is there any way to solve this pesky problem? Hopefully, there is.

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