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Elana Alexcina2 years ago
Bad Business? Write a Letter
Companies large and small have special representatives that handle customer complaints. Within these departments, customers are able to advise on their issues in order to have them investigated and po...
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Kelly Bristow2 years ago
The F Plan, Tips to Help You Take Control of Your Inner Critic!
Tips to help you beat the inner critic and enable you to take back control of your inner power!
Claire Raymond2 years ago
How To Get Over Writer's Block
Anyone that writes anything on a regular basis knows exactly how frustrating writer's block can be. No matter how hard you stare at your screen, no words appear on it and you just can't get over it. A...
Dylan Shannon2 years ago
Fighting Writers Block
So, you want to write? Me too. What I find and am currently finding as I write this is that it can be really hard to transfer all the wonderful ideas from your head and put pen to paper. I have had ma...
Chad Smith 2 years ago
Building Wealth With myEcon
Greetings, future millionaires and billionaires. Welcome, I'm Chad and I am on a journey to obtain financial independence and I would like to extend to you an open-ended invitation to come along for t...
Casey Parker2 years ago
The Brain Doesn't Obey The Mind
We’ve all experienced it, usually without having noticed. Driving to a familiar location on your usual route. For example, you arrive, and then the realisation that you have absolutely no idea how you...
From Consumer to Co-Creator
The funny thing is, people don't really think of themselves as "consumers." It is a label or an idea that is imposed on us from the outside. Those involved in advertising, marketing, economics and so ...
The NoteBook2 years ago
Living Your Dream
Creating a life worth living seems to be a theme, a litany, in the underlying subconsciousness of people today. But it's the how of it that's maddening. How do you extricate yourself from the daily gr...
Jasmine Davis2 years ago
Money = Stress
Living paycheck to paycheck is no way for anyone to live. In fact, you won't be living. Instead, you will be like millions of other people, stressed about how you will make it from one week to the nex...
N M2 years ago
Dyslexia - What You Don't Know
Let's start off by stating that I am dyslexic. Many of the sentences I write may or may not make sense, so I do apologise in advance. I will hopefully help people understand that dyslexia isn't just a...
Alexius McCoy2 years ago
How To Budget Successfully
Budgeting is not something you typically learn in school, but it is a life skill that everyone needs to know and master. I will show you how I learned to budget as a kid and how I adapted it to my adu...
The Honest Writer
There are times when a biased spin is appropriate for a piece of writing, times when it is entirely intentional to make a point in favour of one side or another. Other times, a more balanced approach ...
J M2 years ago
Big Mistakes That You Don't Realize You Are Making
Time and time again, I watch new businesses open and close! It recently dawned on me that there are several "classic" mistakes that business owners are making. I have compiled a short list of tips tha...
Ophelia V.2 years ago
Top 4 Tips for Getting to Know Japanese
Japan is famously one of the top countries for business language-learning. It's even become a television trope not to offend the ever-important Japanese client. It's a daunting task: formal situations...
Adam S2 years ago
How To Resign Gracefully
Resigning from a job, especially one you've had for a while, is a hard process and can be emotionally draining. Sometimes, you just want to get it over with. But at the same time, it is crucial -- esp...
Dora Bona2 years ago
How to Stay Sane When Your Laptop Stops Working
It’s every busy person’s waking nightmare, potentially causing untold stress and hardship and striking fear into the hearts of even the most resolute. No, it’s not the cancellation of The Walking Dead...
Jude Goodwin2 years ago
Balancing Work and Life
We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own ‘to do’ list. ―First Lady Michelle Obama Many entrepreneurs and small business owners find themselves in a situation where work seems ...
Joshua Evans2 years ago
The Way of the Scribe
All great writing is prophetic. Why? Because most readers don't know exactly what they're looking to read until it's already been written. The Scribe must be tuned into reality at such a scale that th...