4 Big Ideas of What to Do When You Feel Overwhelmed

by Luci Perry Home Based Business, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
“Some days you will feel like the ocean. Some days you will feel like you are drowning in it.” -       Lora Mathis  This quote reminds me of the way a felt a month ago when I was trying to deal with too many responsibilities with my family, business, financial affairs and the household chores. I finished up having a cold that lasted two weeks.  I could give the excuse that it is winter time in Australia and it is normal ...
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Why Personal Values Are Important for Successful Living?

by Luci Perry Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
“Your beliefs become your thoughts, Your thoughts become your words, Your words become your actions, Your actions become your habits,Your habits become your values, Your values become your destiny.” ― Mahatma Gandhi Have you thought about your core values lately? Do you believe your personal core values can make a remarkable difference in your personal and business life? I still remember going through my core values discovery when I first attended a personal development seminar, about 10 years ago.  The central theme of that event was to reflect on ...
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Are You Living the Lifestyle You Dreamt About?

by Luci Perry Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Imagine the time when you and your loved one made a commitment to enjoy a life of freedom and fun. What happened? Are you living it right now or has everyday life interfered with your plans?  41 years ago, my now husband and I were sitting in a restaurant in Mexico City making plans for the future lifestyle we would create together.  Just before we met, I returned to Mexico from an eight-month trip to London, UK. He was sent to Mexico ...
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The Key Ingredient for Succeeding with an Online Business

by Luci Perry Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
As brand-new internet business owners, the number one challenge is to attract traffic to our website.   There are around two billion people online, all quite familiar with the internet consuming information, learning, watching videos, entertainment, streaming, etc. People online are looking for information, education, training, a solution to a problem they are facing, guidance, advice and entertainment.  As a website owner, our primary intention should be to provide value to society around a particular topic by delivering outstanding material consistently. The way we ...
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6 Proven Building Techniques For Network Marketers

by Luci Perry Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Are you looking to achieve financial freedom through Network Marketing? Are you open to learn a system of acquiring customers?  My very first business was Network Marketing. Like many of you, I joined to generate additional cash flow, the system and products of the company were of good quality and I enjoyed being part of a community of people with a cause. What I didn't enjoy was chasing my friends and family, cold calling or holding hotel meetings.  Most of the family and friends ...
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World Cup Started! Could the Right Mindset Influence Belief to Win the World Cup?

by Luci Perry Gaming, News and Society, Recreation and Sports
I am not a big fan of soccer, but when it comes to the World Cup I love to follow it! After all, it is the biggest single-event sporting competition in the world. Our favourite teams are England, my husband is English; Mexico, I am Mexican, and Australia because we live in Australia.  Indeed, Australia and Mexico were not the favourites against France and Germany, arguably the best teams in the world, but the performance of Australia and Mexico teams was outstanding.  Before ...
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A Reminder Of Who You Really Are/Neale Donald Walsch

by Luci Perry Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family
I would like to share with you this powerful message from Neale Donald Walsch. He is the author of Conversations with God and has written 29 books on spirituality and its practical application in everyday life.  Mr Walsch is a beautiful, gentle soul and in his soothing voice, he reminds us that life is happening all around us.  We create the experience that we are living into as a means of experiencing and expressing who we really are. Being human, being wonderful, being glorious, ...
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We Need an Education System That Excites Students

by Luci Perry Computers and Technology, Kids and Teens, Reference and Education
Somewhere between primary and secondary school students are losing interest. They go to school to receive an education but does not provide individual development or real learning. We need an education system that excites students.  How powerful would the education system be if we had kids who are excited and inspired in learning and a teacher who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection, and insists that they become the best that they can be? Lately, I ...
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You Deserve A Business And Life That You Love

by Luci Perry Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Travel and Leisure
"Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life." Confucius This excellent advice is not so easy to put into practice when you have other commitments and obligations; we tend to put on one side what we genuinely love to do. However, You Deserve A Business And Life That You Love. But how exactly do we find that? True calling is a complex and highly individual discovery. Still, there are particular elements - certain distinctions ...
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What Are The Skills An Entrepreneur Should Learn?

by Luci Perry Business, Home Based Business, Self Improvement
This is a question that most entrepreneurs ask themselves when they start a new venture. And If you look at the internet, you will find that it is full of ideas, advice, tips and suggestions about the action steps you need to take. However, I find that the most critical skill required to start a business or anything in life is to be in control of our internal belief system as it plays an essential role in our success or failure.  I grew ...
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How To Start A Profitable Online Business From Scratch

by Luci Perry Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Home and Family
You are probably wondering if it is possible for you to start a business from scratch that offers you more freedom and a much better quality of life. But, just as important, what is your motivation and inspiration to start your new venture? After spending more than 30 years, caring for my 3 children, managing my family's home, housework and part-time jobs to help with the family expenses, I felt it was about time to take control my own future. My children ...
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How To Escape Education's Death Valley by Sir Ken Robinson

by Luci Perry News and Society, Kids and Teens, Reference and Education
It is always a pleasure to listen to Sir Robinson, and in this TED talks, he addresses the importance of the necessary reforms of the educational system.  He speaks about teaching, learning and the three principles on which human life flourishes. He also discusses how the education system in Finland has achieved success and how we can create a climate of possibilities.  You will find his talk quite inspiring and entertaining. Enjoy! With much appreciation, Luci
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What Do You Think Freedom is?

by Luci Perry Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family
"I know but one freedom and that is the freedom of the mind." - Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900 - 1944), French Writer and Author of 'The Little Prince' We speak of freedom, believe in freedom, rejoice in the notion of freedom, dream about freedom, lecture, promote, and hope for freedom, but what do you think freedom is? I feel there is an excellent value in recognising different perspectives about freedom. It comes from your point of view and is shaped by your life experiences, ...
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How Digital Technology Has Changed Education?

by Luci Perry Computers and Technology, Kids and Teens, Reference and Education
Is digital technology revolutionising the face of schools and education on a global scale? Why are more and more students choosing to use online learning as the method of instruction? Thanks to the advancement in mobile and cloud technologies, teachers and educators have started making considerable changes to the classroom learning structure to keep up with the new digital trends in education.  Parents and their children are choosing online schools more and more. Educators are vitally aware of how significant the involvement of families ...
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Empowering Others To Help Themselves

by Luci Perry Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family
 “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” - Maya Angelou In today's world, it is easy to focus on ourselves - our goals, our dreams, our future plans. In many ways, society shapes us in many ways, more than we realise - from our interactions with others to our personal development through the perception of others as a reflection of our self-worth. Our childhood ...
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How Does Reading Influence Your Writing?

by Luci Perry Book Reviews, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
Have you ever imagine how reading quality books can lead you to learn more about the inner workings of writing? Well-known authors, novelists, creative consultants, bloggers, copywriters, freelancers, website content writers and so forth have found the secret to capture more readers and keep them longer. In the Hypnotic Writing book, Dr Joe Vitale talks about mastering the skill of writing so clear, concise and compelling that readers can't resist reading from beginning to end.  Jack London, Mark Twain, Shirley Jackson and Ernest ...
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Baby boomers and digital technology

by Luci Perry Computers and Technology, Internet and Businesses Online, Shopping and Product Reviews
Younger generations are considered to be the masters of digital technology and gadgets, compared to the older generation who, apparently, lags behind in adopting to high-tech. However, we, baby boomers, are getting more and more involved in using digital technology. Typically, these days, we could be watching our favourite TV programme while checking emails on our phone. Among those messages, we find a promotional alert from one of our favourite shops, and in no time, we would click, select size, colour ...
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A Balancing Act Between Independence & Responsibility

by Luci Perry Relationships, Health and Fitness, Home and Family
What is it like to be there for someone you love who has MS? Finding out that anyone has been diagnosed with a chronic medical condition can be incredibly daunting, and multiple sclerosis is no exception. My middle son, David, has always been a joyful, kind, fun guy in the family. When he was diagnosed MS six years ago, neither of us understood the impact it was going to have in our lives. The effects of Multiple Sclerosis are varied and unpredictable ...
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Time Management Skills for Effective productivity

by Luci Perry Home Based Business, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Why is it that some people achieve so much more with their time than others? Are you frequently interrupted or pulled in different directions? More than likely, just like me, you have read books, attended management seminars, use email calendar or a day planner to schedule and organise your day, but you are still dividing your attention between so many different tasks. It can be stressful trying to balance family and work. But with some simple changes in your daily routine and your ...
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How to Balance Career and Caregiving

by Luci Perry Business, Computers and Technology, Home and Family
Imagine trying to balance caregiving for two loved ones and career. I am so grateful that nowadays there is flexibility when it comes to working and being there for the family. I am going to share with you my story, and the lessons I am learning while caring for my loved ones and trying to develop a career. Ten years ago, my role changed from being a wife to be a carer for my husband.  The change happened gradually. Due to hip ...
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