Why New Year’s Resolutions are Like a One Night Stand

Have your New Year’s resolutions ever been like a one night stand? Seemed good at the time and yet vanished quickly? Lots of people have regrets and hang-ups about making them cause they vanish so quickly. Ever feel like even stating resolutions is just setting yourself up for failure? Ever treated ‘resolutions’ like a random […]

Laser Focus, Goals & SOS

Do you suffer from ‘Shiny Object Syndrome'(SOS)? The ‘Shiny Object Syndrome‘ (SOS) refers to the tendency to abandon current projects in favor of some hot new online opportunity, tool or program. Most of us who work online do get attacks of that syndrome from time to time. For example, one day this new keyword research […]

Confessions of a Former Digital Sharecropper

Publishing online using free web platforms can become a severe drain on productivity. The time and effort involved in creating a webpage can be lost if the site owners decide to impose massive and abrupt changes. Just as sharecroppers did not own the fields they worked in everyday, online publishers on free sites (digital sharecroppers) […]

Should you Publish on Squidoo?

Squidoo is a popular free web publishing platform that’s simple to learn without having high tech skills. Started in 2005 by Seth Godin and his team, Squidoo has enjoyed huge growth and ranks highly in Google and other search engines. A Squidoo page is not a full website but rather a single page focus (called […]

Priorities & Big Rocks

Here’s a short inspiring story for when life gets stressful.   There are a few versions of this epic inspirational story about the big rocks and the jar.  The original version was made famous by Stephen Covey in his title “First Things First”.   In one version, golf balls were used to depict our big […]