Posts by Brandon

Brandon writes on his blog www.ExperimentsinJoy.com where the focus is on the practices, attitudes and relationships that keep us thriving. In particular, he is passionate about helping people break through others’ expectations to live their most authentic and joyful lives. He also tends to be a huge goofball, so prepare to laugh.

You Don’t Have to Go It Alone: How Asking for Help Brings Us Closer

“Asking for help does not mean that we are weak or incompetent. It usually indicates an advanced level of honesty and intelligence.” ~Anne Wilson Schaef

For most of my life, I’ve exhibited contradicting behaviors.

On one hand, I believe wholeheartedly in collaboration, and have always been quick to help others out. I do it at work and in my personal life. Helping a stranger parallel park, listening to a friend as they go through a hard time, these are common occurrences for me. Once I even helped a blind man walk over a mile to the nearest church…IN …