Blog challenge: What’s one thing you’re proud of?

Before we begin…

This post is part of Scott Dinsmore’s 7 day blog challenge. Since my writing has gotten a bit lazy of late I have decided to light a bit of a fire under it with this. Each day I will get a new post topic to write about, not all of them will necessarily be things I want to write about too much but I have committed to writing the post each day even if it’s only a small one. Since day one of the challenge is to start the blog, and that has clearly already been done so I started with day 2 which you can read here. Onwards with day 4…

 What’s one thing you’re proud of…

 I am most proud of the way I Continue reading

Blog Challenge: What do you love helping people with?

Before we begin…

This post is part of Scott Dinsmore’s 7 day blog challenge. Since my writing has gotten a bit lazy of late I have decided to light a bit of a fire under it with this. Each day I will get a new post topic to write about, not all of them will necessarily be things I want to write about too much but I have committed to writing the post each day even if it’s only a small one. Since day one of the challenge is to start the blog, and that has clearly already been done so I started with day 2 which you can read here. Onwards with day 3..

I love helping people with… Continue reading

Blog Challenge: What makes me really angry about the world is…

Before we begin…

This post is the start of Scott Dinsmore’s 7 day blog challenge. Since my writing has gotten a bit lazy of late I have decided to light a bit of a fire under it with this. Each day I will get a new post topic to write about, not all of them will necessarily be things I want to write about too much but I have committed to writing the post each day even if it’s only a small one. Since day one of the challenge is to start the blog, and that has clearly already been done so I am starting with day 2. 6 posts, 6 days, here we go…

What really makes me angry about the world is…

Well honestly, there’s not too many major things for me, especially here in the 1st world, when you look at 3rd world issues, the issues we have pale into insignificance. I find this a difficult topic to write about because Continue reading

Procrastination

Wow…its been nearly two weeks since I posted on here. I kept telling myself I would post tomorrow and then the next day and in the end here we are. I guess procrastination gets us all sometimes, the important thing is to realise that it’s happening, that’s half the battle. From there it’s all about having the self-discipline to actually do something about it. So what is the easiest way to overcome it? To work that out we first have to look at why do we procrastinate. Continue reading

How stubborness can be a quality, not a flaw

For most people, telling someone they are stubborn is not a compliment, it’s a sly put down on someones personality. Sure sometimes being stubborn has its downside for example: refusal to accept new and creative ideas. However stubbornness is a key part of a person’s refusal to lay down and “roll over”.

“There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.” – Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
Imagine if Steve Jobs hadn’t been so stubborn. Continue reading