Category: Self Improvment

New Theme for Blog

I went to http://wordpress.org/extend/themes/ and got a new theme (I had to upgrade to the latest version of wordpress first) I will probably be trying several themes, This current one is open air Update: This is now the Dyne theme. Update: Now the theme is aspire. Let me know what you think! Please follow and like me:

Just what ARE you learning from your mistakes?

I recently read an article entitled Why we don’t always learn from our mistakes that shows that the more we repeat a mistake the more we are likely to repeat it in the future. This applies directly to internet marketing and growing your own business. We spend lots of time doing things that won’t help us move forward towards our…

Easy method to take notes

James Brausch in his post on How to Learn has a good idea for taking notes. It involves carrying a voice recorder around with you, and then every couple of days listening to your recordings and writing them down. There is an easier way. jott.com will let you call a number (I have it setup in my cell phone on…

Objective: Fitness

I used to be in lots better physical shape then I currently am. I could do 20+ pullups, 120 situps in less then 2 minutes, and run 3 miles in 19:40. I also weighed less than 180lbs and was 18 years younger. Currently, I can do 3-4 pullups, no idea on the situps, but probably around 30, and I can…

blessings

There is an oldish adage “count your blessings” that seems to be very appropriate at the moment. I have been feeling down because of some slight difficulties in my life, but those problems pale in the large perspective of things. “Count your blessings – name them one by one” I am not going to do exactly that, but I did…

How to setup your browser for maximum productivity

Whether you use Microsoft’s Internet Explorer that comes default with Windows Operating Systems, Safari with your Mac, or Firefox there is one simple change that you can make to your browser that will increase your productivity by an order of magnitude. This change does NOT require you to add any of the multitudes of toolbars and widgets available for your…

Staying Motivated

Aaron Brandon asked about how to stay motived while working on business. One of the answer’s (Aaron’s favorite one) was Relying on motivation is risky – that is a new blog for me and one that I want to spend more time investigating. Please follow and like me: