It is important to practice writing skills. I come from a strong academic background, but content writing for blogs is a whole new ballgame. Because of that, I’m used to writing long academic research papers. However, that’s not the ideal style for a content writer to capture their audience. Retraining your brain to be a content writer doesn’t happen overnight, but with practice and lots … Continue reading 5 helpful ways to practice writing as a content writer
Many people starting out new blogs or businesses ask, is search engine optimization worth it? My opinion: Search engine optimization (SEO for short) is worth it. At the end of the day, you’re in business to make money or provide a service or information to people. And if your business or marketing model relies on free traffic, search engine optimization can propel you ahead of … Continue reading Is Search Engine Optimization Worth It? (If You Ask Me, The Answer Is A BIG Yes)
Let’s look for some signs of burnout. Always tired? Stressed? Exhausted? If you’re experiencing several of these signs, then it’s possible that you might be experiencing burnout. If there’s someone you know that doesn’t look like they’re enjoying their work anymore, I’ve put together a list of 8 important signs of burnout to look out for. You’re losing your sense of humor For people who … Continue reading 8 Important Signs Of Burnout To Look Out For
Learning how to love yourself can be a difficult task. Most people are taught from a young age that self-love is selfish. Sometimes we just need a little help and direction on how to love ourselves as much as we love others. I’m on this journey right there with you! Accept the fact that you are your own person You can’t be anyone else, and … Continue reading 8 Ways To Learn To Love Yourself
Writing on Medium was a dream I had years ago, thinking it was only for the very most professional polished writers. Now, that I’m a paying member, I can see that it is a community of passionate people writing about so many different topics. And you don’t have to be perfect. There are beginners (like me) all the way to established writers offering courses and … Continue reading Why I decided to start writing on Medium now
I’m always on the lookout for good Amazon finds. It seems like the work from home options are here to stay long-term. Even before the pandemic, remote work was gaining popularity from both employers and employees. With streamlined communication and proper procedures, it can be a great way for companies to allow workers more flexibility in managing their time. In this post, I wanted to … Continue reading 10 Items to Spruce up Your Home Office: Amazing Amazon Finds
You need to create a to-do list Do you often make it through the day just putting out fires as they occur, trying to keep up? Creating and sticking to a schedule can help with managing time effectively. One helpful tool is to create a to-do list of action items that you need to get done. Over the years, I’ve tried different methods of writing … Continue reading Ways to Create a To-Do List: Methods to Get Stuff Done Right Away!
I don’t know about you, but I could use some strategies to manage stress. No matter how much I try to avoid it, stress eventually creeps into some areas of my life. It particularly occurs around deadlines or times when multiple priorities are overlapping and there’s no way around it. I try to manage it in advance with good time management skills, yet I still … Continue reading 5 Strategies to Manage Stress You Can Use Today