"Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another." -- John Dewey

How to be Smarter: Book Recommendation: The Freaks Shall Inherit the Earth: Entrepreneurship for Weirdos, Misfits, and World Dominators by Chris Brogan. This great read focuses on how you can leverage your unique personality to find success. What I really appreciated about the book is that much of the advice and examples apply whether you are working inside a company or you are already an entrepreneur or you are currently doing both [like me!]. I'd recommend this book if you want a jump-start to living a life better aligned to your future goals. How to be Prettier: Love this quick tip on keeping your desktop clean and clutter-free.

How to be (less) Awkward: 19 Words That Will Make People Like You More. [Love words 8-11].