Creating Effective Writing Habits

Creating effective writing habits can be the most elusive of skiils to master.  As a writer, the most commonly heard complaint from other writers is how difficult it can be to write consistently. As a writer, the most difficult hurdle to overcome for me personally, was establishing a writing routine that worked with the other … Read more…

Role of Resilience in Success – Overcoming Adversity For Lasting Results

The role of resilience in success can be defined quickly as the “variable constant”. Many other factors will be attributed, whether it be luck, timing, natural ability or a host of other elements, there is only one variable on a long enough timeline that will always be present. That variable is resilience, the ability to … Read more…

Monday Morning Blues

Beating the Monday morning blues can be an act of mental rigor the likes of which you may not face the rest of the week. We’ve all felt them. If you’ve ever been in the work force or attended school, then undoubtedly the cloud that can be Monday morning would’ve settled in at some point … Read more…

The Time Fallacy

The Time Fallacy: How Misunderstanding Your Most Valuable Commodity May Be Holding You Back From Exceptional Long-Term Results The time fallacy. So much of it we have, yet so little to spare. “Do it tommorow, you’ll have time.” Time.  How many ways it can be considered… Years, months, days, hours, minutes, seconds.  Generations, eras, eons. … Read more…

Getting Back On Track After A Break

Getting back on track after a break can be a challenging task at best.  At worst, it can be a routine-ender.  Recently I’ve faced this challenge and realized that it’s an experience worth discussion for no other reason than it’s an obstacle all will face at some point.  There’s a fine line between a good … Read more…

Fundamental Five Questions For Best Living

The fundamental five questions for best living that need to be asked are not new to anybody.  They are the five “W’s”.  The key to these questions leading to daily life improvement is how they are applied.  The number of decisions we make each day, each hour…each minute is staggering.  Most of these decisions we … Read more…

Best Life Decisions – Small Choices Having Big Impact

When I was in my early twenties, I never realized how some of my best life decisions – small choices having big impact – would happen so often.  If I had, I probably would’ve resolved to stop second-guessing myself much earlier.  That’s how it goes though, your twenties.  At least it did for me, anyway.  … Read more…

Why The Smartest Person In The Room Is Usually The Laziest

I had a discussion with a friend of mine this afternoon, while at work.  It occurred to me that he is one of the smartest people I know.  He is also one of the laziest people I know.  I should spell out straight away, that I define “laziest” a little differently than normal in this … Read more…

Nailing A Job Interview

The key to nailing a job interview is understanding the employer’s needs before they tell you what they are.  As a candidate, if you are able to set yourself apart from the group in this area, you will improve your odds of securing the position.  So how do you do this?  Below is a list … Read more…

Things You Need to Know to be a Successful Adult Student

The Hard Part Is Over Talk to any number of people who have returned to school as an adult looking to change careers, or as an adult taking post-secondary for the first-time many years after they went to high school and the answer is always the same. I’ll bet dollars to doughnuts their biggest obstacle … Read more…