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Celine Dior5 months ago
Making a Living Online (and Offline)
If you're reading this, then you are most likely fall into one of two categories: You are either curious and want to learn how to slowly start to make a living using social media; or you just want to ...
Jessica Nova5 months ago
How to Stay Creative
Creativity is what makes the human mind. We are constantly finding new inspirations, be it on our way to work or school or even sitting in McDonald's, eating a big mac and staring out of the window. F...
StephanieCristi 5 months ago
Take Your Ideas for Blog Posts to the Next Level with This 10 Minute Technique
Do you struggle with ideas for blog posts? I know I do sometimes! Some days the titles and topics come pouring in faster than I can even write them down and I create 10+ drafts on my Evernote account....
Dominic Monaghan6 months ago
5 Tips for a More Successful CV
1. Keep it simple Far too many people still believe that a CV is where you need to impress your prospective employer. It is not. Now we are in the age of digital everything, your CV plays a different ...
Miranda Shepard6 months ago
Writing Better Romance
Writing romance and erotica may seem like something that everyone can do, but the truth is that it's a very unique skill. In fact, it's a set of individual unique skill's; both romance and erotica req...
Dan McGinnis6 months ago
Branding Your Business on Facebook - Utilizing Search Engines
There are lots of social media platforms that are popular today, but forgetting the immense popularity of Facebook is a strategic error for any business. Instagram, Pinterest, Snap, and Twitter all ha...
Dan McGinnis6 months ago
Branding Your Business on Facebook – Proper Page Creation
Facebook is still an incredible place to market your business, your brand, your event... really anything. Successful online promotion requires a bit more than just creating a post and hoping for the b...
Angi Bartlett6 months ago
10 Steps to Creating Characters
So you've decided to write a novel. You've got the story in your head, and you're ready to write. You've put your pen to paper and you get ready to introduce your characters. Aaannnd your stuck. Just ...
TJ Neal6 months ago
Ring!!! Your Side Hustle Is Calling
Go and get your hustle on! 37% of Americans are currently engaged in a side hustle, and 51% of millennials have an occasional side hustle, according to a study by Bankrate. Looks like I am not the onl...
Melissa Saulnier6 months ago
How to Plot Like a Rock Star
The object of writing is to tell a compelling story and sell your book! For the beginning writer this may be a dream that seems unrealistic. If you’ve done other kinds of writing—magazine articles, ne...
Brandesha Sinclair6 months ago
How to Improve Your Online Job Applications
“Back in my day, we would walk-in, hand in our resumes, and speak with managers face-to-face!” Believe it or not but millennials will probably be the last generation to have experienced this method of...
Eliza Beth6 months ago
How I Make Money as a Stay-at-Home Mom
How is it possible for anyone to work from home? When I was in my early 20s, I first discovered that some people actually do it. What I lacked was experience, knowledge, and a good mentor to teach me ...
Amyleigh Craig7 months ago
How to Stay Creative When You're "Too Busy"
I catch myself constantly saying I'm "so busy" when in reality I actually have plenty of free time, I just plan and utilise it badly. This is something I've been working on and one of the things I've ...
Yvonne Glasgow7 months ago
7 Things That Are Killing Your Creativity
I am a creative for a living. My hobbies are even creative. In Fact, I thank creativity each day for keeping me alive—because without it I don’t know where I would be. As someone that spends most of t...
Jordan <37 months ago
Why Did I Write an eBook?
Never in my life did I imagine that I would publish a book, of all things. What surprised me, even more, was that the topic was about political and societal problems amongst American youth mixed with ...
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Lauren Anderson7 months ago
How I Passed Security+ in Two Weeks
Just a note before I begin: This is not a sponsored post and using my advice does not guarantee that you will pass. However, this worked for me and I wanted to share my experience. So my job requires ...
Bethany Ashlyn7 months ago
How to Side Hustle with a Full-Time Job
A "side hustle" is something that people have been doing for years but has recently become more popularized with younger generations (like myself). The definition of a "side hustle" is typically any t...