Who's really for you? Know how to spot a wolf

by Analisa Hakaraia Self Improvement, Home and Family
Who's really for you?  Are they really a wolf?  Friend or foe? Throughout this journey called life we will encounter many people.  Invariably they will likely all have an opinion about what you are doing and how it should be done.  That's fine, everyone is entitled to an opinion but don't take on board everything that is spoken to you.  Some people will have your best interests at heart and truly want to see you succeed.  Others however will want to destroy ...
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Wake up - Start living

by Analisa Hakaraia Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Every person on this planet is given a purpose.  Every person is given a reason for their being. Every person should be striving to fulfil their purpose.  Every person should be living a fulfilled life. But here’s the problem…...not everyone is.  There is too much poverty, too much war, too much destruction, too much hurt.  Too many people are stuck in a world they didn’t deserve to be in.  Whether that be through choices they have directly made themselves or choices ...
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The Digital World - What's all the fuss?

by Analisa Hakaraia Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
The digital world.  It's huge, it's going off and it's available to everyone.  But why? What's all the fuss about? Isn't it just the where we go to watch funny clips on Youtube?  Or to see what's happening in the land of facebook? Or where we go to look for answers to the unknown? Well yes it's all that and so much more.  The digital world is a world full of opportuities.  Anyone, anywhere in the world can build a substainable business ...
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Are you undervaluing yourself?

by Analisa Hakaraia Home Based Business, Self Improvement
Are you undervaluing yourself? If you have a service or a product that you are wanting to sell, how do you put a price on it? Do you base it on experience? Knowledge? Background? Competition? Too often we undervalue ourselves.  We sell our selves short.  But why do we do this?  Aren’t you worth just as much as the next person, if not more? God gave you a gift.  A talent.  Something that you are really good at.  Something that is unique to you.  ...
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Sharpen your Axe

by Analisa Hakaraia Self Improvement, Home and Family
How do you sharpen your Axe? What do you do to prepare yourself for what's to come? "If I had 6 hours to chop down a tree I would spend the first 4 hours sharpening my axe" - Abraham Lincoln You may ask yourself why one would spend so much time sharpening the axe.  Wouldn't it be better to just chop down the tree?  At first glance you may think that but just think about it.  If you just jumped straight on ...
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Hobbies - why you should have some

by Analisa Hakaraia Self Improvement, Home and Family
Hobbies What are they?  Hobbies are activities done regularly in ones leisure time for pleasure or relaxation.  An activity or interest pursued for pleasure. I remember as I was growing up both my parents had hobbies.  They both had their own things that they enjoyed doing and would spend their spare time on.  My mum enjoyed weaving, sewing and art and my dad enjoyed stamps, making things and gardening.  This was normal in our home and I thought nothing of it. My dad ...
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We all have good and bad habits

by Analisa Hakaraia Self Improvement, Home and Family
We all have good and bad habits. The definition of a habit is a settled or regular tendency or practice, especially one that is hard to give up. We all moan about our bad habits, you know the ones, smoking, eating the wrong foods, dropping our clothes on the floor etc.  It can be hard to kick a bad habit but it's not impossible.  All you have to do is decide to not do it anymore.  Easy aye. Good habits on the other ...
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How to be more productive.

by Analisa Hakaraia Business, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Are you being productive with your days? Are you achieving what you need to achieve or do you feel like you are getting nowhere fast?  Trust me, I know how that feels.  I used to feel like I wasn't getting things done and my days were dwindling away.  I knew things had to change though if I wanted to start getting some results. So I did a bit of looking around to see how I could make myself work more efficiently, but ...
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What's stopping you?

by Analisa Hakaraia Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
What's stopping you form doing the things you love?  The things you're passionate about?  The things that bring you joy? Most of us will probably agree that it's that thing called life.  Life just gets in the way.  We all have bills to pay, oblligations to meet, a family to feed.  You know, all those things that make up our life. But is that really what's stopping you or is that just a barrier that is there and you are quite comfy ...
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Priorities - what's really important to you

by Analisa Hakaraia Self Improvement, Home and Family
What's important to you? What are your priorities? Write out a list of your priorities from 1-10.What does it look like? What's at the top of your list? Let me tell you, if money, image and material things are at the top of your list then be prepared to lose a whole lot of other things in the pursuit of those things. Things like integrity, honour, character and happiness. Money can't buy any of those things. Money can't fix your broken family. ...
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Bucket List

by Analisa Hakaraia Self Improvement, Home and Family
What is a bucket list? Quite simply it is a list of things that you want to do before you die. The list is individual to you and won't be the same as anyone elses. There will be similar things that others will have but pretty much guaranteed there will not be another person with a list identical to yours. Why have a bucket list? Well if we didn't have one then we could quite easily forget about the things we dreamt of ...
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Digital Wahine - This is me

by Analisa Hakaraia Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
My name is Analisa and Digital Wahine is my baby.  Wahine is the maori word for woman. I am maori. I am a woman. I am Christian. I live in New Zealand.  I am passionate about empowering women and helping them to reach their potential, flourish and be successful. Although this was something close to my heart I didn’t know how I was going to achieve it. Digital Wahine came about when I found SFM, Six Figure Mentor.  SFM opened up a ...
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Thrive

by Analisa Hakaraia Self Improvement, Home and Family
Thrive - what does that mean? The definition of thrive is to flourish and prosper, to grow and develop well. Awesome! Great! Now what?  How do we thrive? What should we do? Firstly, if you're not currently thriving in what you are doing then ask yourself why. Why am I not thriving and what can I do differently to make my life fuller, more prosperous and yes, to thrive. Still stuck?  Here is a breakdown I got from an amzing woman First Lady Vanessa ...
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What Inspires You?

by Analisa Hakaraia Self Improvement, Home and Family
What Inspires You? What makes you want to get up and get excited about life? Where do you draw your inspiration from? Is it a place, a person, a word or a thing?  Or is it from a vision, a dream, a feeling, a belief? Inspiration comes in many forms and it's not the same for everyone.  One person may draw inspiration from watching the sunset.  Someone else may draw inspiration from talking to someone and hearing a word.  Another person might read something ...
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Dream Big, the Bigger the Better!

by Analisa Hakaraia Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Dream Big! The bigger the better! How big are your dreams? Are they grand and extraordinary? Do they make you excited? Do they seem too big? Why do I say dream big, the bigger the better? Well there are a couple of reasons why I say that. Firstly - you are worth it! You deserve to have everything that your heart desires.  That car, that house, that family, that great job, that happiness that others seem to have.  You are worth so much ...
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Design your life -know your worth

by Analisa Hakaraia Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
If you could design your life how would it look? If you could live every day full of purpose how would that feel? If you could wake up everyday excited for what lay ahead would you love life more? If I told you you could do all the above would you believe me? I decided that I was going to design my life the way I wanted it to be and that's exactly what I am doing. I had realised that at the age ...
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