Maybe it's too business-like to set yourself blogging goals? A major reason for starting a blog is to get away from the rigid structure of employed work and do something you want to do whenever you want to do it. Right? Blogging is freedom... why would you want to become a slave to objectives, … [Read more...] about You’ve Got Blogging Goals, Haven’t You? Haven’t You?
If you've ever started a diet you'll only be too aware of what you're up against. In theory it's very easy to diet and lose weight. All you need to do is to burn more calories than you consume: you create a calorie deficit. There are many approaches to creating a calorie deficit, and on paper … [Read more...] about 8 Dieting Strategies You Can Apply to Blogging
If you've been blogging for a while (or even if you haven't actually) you will hit a point where you hit a block and can't come up with blog post ideas that seem worthwhile. I suffer from this terribly at times, even though I have a long list of ideas for blog posts. Sometimes I look at my list … [Read more...] about How to Create Blog Post Ideas When You’re Stuck!
So I've just returned from a two week vacation to Lichnos in Greece. It was a very relaxing break. But now I'm home... with the holiday blues! I spent most days relaxing by a pool in +35°C temperatures and I actually managed to make three blog posts. One of these was a pretty substantial and … [Read more...] about Holiday Blues? Does Routine Offer a Cure?
Aren't there enough pages on the web pushing inspirational quotes down our throats? Maybe. But, since I am presently on vacation in Lichnos, Greece, I'm feeling like I have my two feet planted in the classical world! While I've been enjoying my time lounging by the pool at my hotel, I've … [Read more...] about Inspirational Quotes with Images: Greek Philosophers
After posting some pretty heavily researched articles recently, today I'm going to keep it a little lighter and tell you about my 11 worst jobs! The main reason for writing this is to think about the importance of reflecting. I don’t mean about reflecting in a nostalgic way about the past. It’s … [Read more...] about My 11 Worst Jobs & Why They Sucked!
Imagine you’ve just found out you've had the biggest stroke of luck in your life. It's way out there in terms of the likelihood of it happening. But what would you do if you won the lottery and found out that $1,000,000 would be wired to you tomorrow? Have you ever given serious thought to what … [Read more...] about What Would You Do If You Won the Lottery?
So if you've never seen the movie, you you won't understand why The Shawshank Redemption is so motivational. But that's okay because I am going to help sell it to you! There are dozens of memorable Shawshank Redemption quotes but I have chosen what I feel are the 10 best ones. But before I do … [Read more...] about 10 Inspiring Shawshank Redemption Quotes for Bloggers