Kelvin (KC) Claveria

Avid music listener & pop culture fan. Fitness enthusiast. TV addict. Social media marketing @visioncritical. Inappropriate tweets are my own, obviously.


Rethinking #Unplugging

Unplugging is bull shit—but you should do it anyway 


When people talk about unplugging, they usually make it seem like a religious experience. Unplugging, at least according to these articles, is supposed to make you eternally happier, more appreciative of life.

Take Baratunde Thurston’s Fast Company article, for example:


Why I don’t want to be known as a social media guru

Once in a while, I get introduced by people as a “social media guru.” I know they mean well when they do that; perhaps they even…


Not everyone is like you, and that’s ok


One fall afternoon, I was talking to a couple of friends about one of our favourite topics to discuss these days: career. Friend #1 was thinking of…


Why I rush out of work at precisely 5 p.m.

Nine times out of 10, I leave work at exactly 5 p.m. And it’s not because I hate my job.

Publications edited by Kelvin (KC) Claveria

How to use social media to live a more productive and happy life

How to use tech to improve productivity and live a more fulfilling life


Taylor Swift’s stance on music streaming is flawed

Streaming is not the music industry’s enemy

1989 is the first Taylor Swift album that I really love. I say…


Being a workaholic is counterproductive

I am a recovering workaholic.

It all began in my last 2 years in university: I took on many volunteer roles, kept a part-time job…


On the importance of failure

Why you should embrace failure—especially in the beginning of your career


Rethinking #Unplugging

Unplugging is bull shit—but you should do it anyway 


When people talk about unplugging, they usually make it seem like a religious experience. Unplugging, at least according to these articles, is supposed to make you eternally happier, more appreciative of life.

Take Baratunde Thurston’s Fast Company article, for example:


The one thing you absolutely must do before sending a tweet


Once upon a time, when I was a Twitter newbie, I felt the need to tweet everything.


Why your bucket list is hindering you from reaching your full potential


I recently turned 29. The idea of turning 30 frightens me a bit, so I’ve been thinking about creating my…