Hopefully you brought in the New Year with some thoughtful consideration to how you want 2012 to be different from 2011. Even if your 2011 was wonderful, there should always be room for improvement, whether personally, professionally, or spiritually.
In that vein, I wrote my column this month on resolutions. I give several tips from a therapist's perspective on how to improve your chances of success, so check it out here.
See you back here Friday for Free Association, as I'm still on vacation. I took a lovely, long 3-weeks off from work and have enjoyed every minute with my family, who lives so far away.