You are doing so much better than you think you are.

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family
"You are doing so much better than you think" Intro My Low Self Esteem For as long as I can remember, I have had low self-esteem. I don’t know where it came from and I am not that interested to find out as that will make no difference to me now. I was a timid child, was bullied at school and was an active alcoholic until I was 34. During that time, I did function, went to school, college, worked and even set up ...
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This strange thing we call Change

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
"Change is Strange" The word change has so many definitions, as it is both a noun and a verb and has a vast scope. I will leave it for you to look up which definition suites, as there are many. When I think of change, the first feeling I get is a sense of mild trepidation as it goes against the norm or my comfort zone. Aren't we all just creatures of habit, I know I am. I change my clothes every ...
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Spend Time-Not Money

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family, Kids and Teens
Hi there it's Dermot here again. As the title says, we as parents must take note. UNICEF has written a report about this subject, and an article in Secure Teen, explains this well: Reasons why parents spend less time with their kids "Spend Time Not Money" My article title covers two aspects of spending time vs money: 1. Spending time & not money in the context of raising your children. 2. Spending time & not money in the context that your children ARE your ...
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I'm in a fuddle muddle

by Dermot Mc Donough Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
I'm in a fuddle muddle Hi its Dermot again, and you might be wondering what this title is all about and does it even make sense. I will try to make sense if I can even make sense of it for myself. I am the least focused person alive, as I might start out on something and before I know it I am distracted and end up trying to multitask with disastrous results. This is in the "Offline" world and with chores ...
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If it sounds too good to be TRUE, then it probably is!

by Dermot Mc Donough Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
"If it sounds too good to be TRUE, then it probably is!"   Hi there it's Dermot here, Now you are probably wondering what this title is all about, especially as I am an Attraction Marketing Entrepreneur. A bit of a contradiction in itself but hear me out..... As human beings, we are primarily led by our emotions, especially when it comes to making purchases and investments. In fact, 80% of purchasing is an emotional not rational decision and only 20% of the latter. When ...
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Artificial Intelligence -What are the implications for our future,when it achieves self awareness

by Dermot Mc Donough Computers and Technology, Internet and Businesses Online, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Artificial Intelligence - What are the implications for our future, when it achieves self-awareness? The thought of "Thinking Machines" can do one of two things for you, either excite you at the prospect of them or scare you at the implications to us humans if and when they do become "Self-Aware". Guess what, they are here, robotics has come leaps and bounds in recent years, and is being improved on a constant basis. Every Tech head company is either involved or getting ...
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Trying to start a pension at 40+ ,on minimum wage!!

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Investing, Self Improvement
Trying to start a pension at 40+, on minimum wage Hi there, it's Dermot again, and if you are like me, then this article could just be of benefit to you. An Uncertain future I am now 49 and have no pension plan at all. Sometimes that frightens me as I think, how will I survive on the "state" old age pension. I don't want to be a pauper in my old age. The way things are going, when I reach 65 will there stilll be ...
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We are just Radio Heads

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family
"Radio Heads" Hi, there its Dermot again, now you might be saying is this another Law Of Attraction blog? or about an aging rock band. Well yes and also no, now I won't deny that the Law Of Attraction is always at work, but that is my belief. What I'm talking about here is how you can actually control your thoughts, rather than your thoughts controlling you. Intrigued, well read on... Never Resting minds Now during your waking hours, your conscious mind doesn't stop, if fact did you know ...
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Internet Communities, are they the future?

by Dermot Mc Donough Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family, Kids and Teens
Internet Communities, are they the future? Hi there, its Dermot again. The past weekend I was at a workshop hosted by SFM called the Elite Influencer. It was an amazingly powerful event for everyone in attendance and the facilitator, Justin, was remarkable and he did something that you just don't see that often anymore...... What Happened? What Justin did was help create a community out of around one hundred relative strangers into one group of like-minded people who had each other's backs. Now conventional society ...
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10 Steps to Accept yourself for Who you are

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement
Introduction - 10 Steps to Accept yourself for Who you are. What am I on about? Hi there, it's me again and I was just listening to an audiobook by Tony Robbins the other day and suddenly I became very skeptical. The thoughts that began running through my mind where "Who are You to talk, sure you've made it, you're successful in life, you have nothing to worry about, so who are you to tell me how I am feeling and what I need ...
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F#@K The Destination, Enjoy the Journey!!

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Feck the destination, Enjoy the journey!! "Are we there yet, are we there yet?". I'm sure we've all heard this one, if it's not from one of your own kids, you've seen it on TV. Yes, kids are impatient and get bored, but that's just kids, or is it? Those kids grow up and we are now those kids, now tell me, even though you might not say it, do you think it: "Are we there yet, are we there yet?". I know that ...
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Just how consistent do you think you are?

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
Introduction When I used to hear the word consistency, I used to feel guilty, as consistent, I wasn’t, or was I? In this article, I will look at just what consistency means to me, in my life and also in content creation. If you are creating content, or are thinking about it, then I hope you might find this informative, I have also added links to other articles on consistency. So What is it? According to Google: con·sist·en·cy[k uhn- sis-t uhn-see]NOUN [PLURAL CON·SIST·EN·CIES.] 1.a degree of density, firmness, viscosity, etc.: The liquid ...
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How can I give up smoking without an e-cig?

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement
To vape or not to smoke, that is the question: As the heading says, it can be done and in my opinion, vaping has become a substitute for cigarettes, not a nicotine replacement cessation aid. If you want to know my why's & how's, read on..... I believe, every smokers' greatest desire is to stop!!! I know I did and after 25 years of smoking, I stopped and have stayed stopped now for over 9 years. I started smoking at the age of 14 and by ...
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Thank You Mr Anthony Robbins

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement
Hi there, it's Dermot here again with my weekly tip... I am in the process of reading Tony Robbins' book "Awaken The Giant Within", and yes it is a long read and I'm taking my time. (By the way, I'm not being paid by Tony to promote this book). It is an old book, however, I am finding amazing nuggets of information along the way which are proving to be priceless. I will share one: "Metaphors". I've been following self-development gurus now for ...
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Don't Waste Your Time

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Hi there, its Dermot here again, How are you all this week? Introduction As the title says, "Don't Waste Your Time". Now time is the most precious resource that we have and we cannot afford to waste any of it. Online Time Now in the context of this blog, the time I am talking about is "online time", or time that you have spare or assigned to all things internet related. Have you ever found yourself getting totally absorbed by the internet and before ...
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Too much month at the end of the money.

by Dermot Mc Donough Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Hi there it’s Dermot here, Do you find yourself in the same predicament, when living costs outstretch your income, even if you are working a full-time job? I don’t know about you but I found that during the economic downturn, especially between 2008 and 2016, the cost of living was reasonably cheap and I was one of the fortunate ones who held onto a job. What’s going on? Since 2016, I have found that my Euro doesn’t go as far as it did ...
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Are you tired of just existing & want to get out there & live?

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family, Kids and Teens
Good Morning it’s Monday When you woke up this morning, what was the first thing that you did? A) Did you pull the duvet back over your head and dread the day/ week ahead!! or B) Did you jump out of bed, feeling great and sang "Oh what a beautiful Morning"! If you answered B then well done and keep it up, (we will look at how further on) but I can guess that if you have read this far, you answered A. How I started my ...
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Unconditional Value in Affiliate Marketing Entrepreneurship

by Dermot Mc Donough Internet and Businesses Online, Investing, Self Improvement
Intro Hi there it’s Dermot again, hope you are all well today. If you are contemplating becoming an entrepreneur and are embarking on affiliate marketing or thinking about doing so, just stop a minute and have a thought about why you are thinking about entrepreneurship and affiliate marketing, what are your expectations, how will you meet these expectations and are they realistic?   Why Affiliate Marketing Let me elaborate on this. I knew absolutely NOTHING about affiliate marketing or even marketing on line, I ...
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Momentum(ise) Yourself

by Dermot Mc Donough Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
When I think of momentum, I think of a roller coaster, very slow to start as it climbs to the highest point and then gravity takes over and it runs at great speed until it comes to a stop at the finish.  That in a nutshell is momentum, but we are not roller coasters, so what does it mean for us? Like a roller coaster, to get to a point to achieve momentum, we have to firstly put in the work or ...
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Let your Emotions Flow

by Dermot Mc Donough Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Hi all you wonderful people in recovery from addiction. Where ever you are in learning affiliate marketing, you need to keep working on your “Meta Story”. Now this isn’t just about focusing on the positive only, but becoming aware of all your feelings. The reason that I am writing this now is that I’m actually feeling it right now, what may you ask? Well today we sold our camper van “Betsy”, and although it was my decision to sell her, it ...
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