Category: Motivation

The Power Of Word Repetition

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Elsewhere in this knowledge archive, we've examined what can become a common pitfall of any writer: word repetition. How repeating the same word - other than those commonly used "connectors" - within the same sentence, paragraph, series of paragraphs, or even on the same page can result in tarnishing your…

Overcome Almost Every Obstacle

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This particular acquired skill is not only highly beneficial to writers, speakers, presenters and website content creators but to anyone dealing with any obstacle that life may throw at us. If you've read other tips presented throughout this website, you'll notice that several of the snippets I've suggested, although perhaps…

Why There's Always Another Way

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This tip isn't directly related to writing, speaking, presenting, publishing or how to develop a prosperous and successful website. Rather, I want to explore what is often referred to as prosperity thinking. Developing a deep, authentic belief that you have a genuine right to the kind of prosperity you seek…

Create Goals that Really Work

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In the lightest sense, a goal is simply something we want to achieve, yes? A desired outcome. However, often, when we "set ourselves a goal", after our initial burst of enthusiasm, we may just be "treading water", or "going through the motions". At these times, often life gets in the…

Drains and Radiators Drive Our World

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To taste some success in the highly competitive arenas such as writing, publishing, speaking, presenting, or website creation, building and maintaining a positive way of looking at life is, I believe, essential to help overcome problems and obstacles that might otherwise hamper our progress. Some activities we do - such as writing…

Thoughts From The Heart

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Christmas imagery tends to evoke pleasant memories in many people. So lets allow the flames from a turf fire to explore how to make things better. You too really can discover how to turn what you already know about your work, hobby, experiences or personal interests, into your own profitable…

Are You a 37-Percenter?

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Don't we just love statistics? Results of one recent study suggests that 37% of the UK population "felt they had a book in them." I don't mind admitting, I was somewhat shocked when I read that little gem! Now apply similar arguments to other countries around the world and the…