Category: Positive Media

Interesting positive news from around the apartment industry and abroad.

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“Work Hard, Sleep Less”

FROM WIMP.COM Thank you, Idris Elba, for this daily dose of motivation. But, just to be clear, sleep is still important. Perhaps we could revise his advice to say, “work hard, sleep hard?”

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The Pleasures of Community

There’s a lot of pressure on us to make our individual lives interesting. But sometimes, the best experiences aren’t those connected up with our personal triumphs; they’re moments of joy at belonging with others.

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TEDEd: How Stress Affects Your Brain

ARTICLE FROM: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-stress-affects-your-brain-madhumita-murgia Stress isn’t always a bad thing; it can be handy for a burst of extra energy and focus, like when you’re playing a competitive sport or have to speak in public. But when it’s continuous, it actually begins...

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How Stress Affects Your Health

FROM: Wimp.com According to a Harvard and NPR poll taken in 2014, one in four Americans reported they had experienced a great deal of stress in the previous month. Stress isn’t good for you, but can it actually impact your health? You might...

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The Physics of Playing Guitar

Guitar masters like Jimi Hendrix are capable of bending the physics of waves to their wills, plucking melody from inspiration and vibration. But how do wood, metal, and plastic translate into rhythm, melody, and music? Oscar Fernando Perez details the...