BIONDO Perspectives

Don’t Worry, Be Happy

Spring is here and with it comes warmer weather, more occasions for outdoor gatherings and a general feeling of optimism. That is not to say the worries of the global pandemic, recent media stories or perhaps our own individual financial concerns are diminished. Life, with all its trials and uncertainty, will always provide ample opportunities […]

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Resolutions and Habits

We are three months into 2021 and there is a good chance that half of all the New Year’s resolutions have already failed. A long-term study by the University of Scranton found that less than 10% of resolutions become part of our lives1. Such a low success rate may be due to making resolutions that […]

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Intellectual Humility

The lack of humility is a quality that is easy to identify in others, yet difficult to see in ourselves. Humility is also a difficult quality to develop because it may threaten our sensitive egos. Ego is important and we all have one. Our very survival depends on what “I” do or what happens to […]

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Is the Grass Always Greener?

The color green is attributed to many positive things in life. Green is often used as a symbol of prosperity and even represents life itself. But not all green is good. The green of envy often shades our view of the “other side of the fence” as more attractive and desirable. It is only when […]

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