What is a business mindset and how can it help you with a start-up?

by Digital Bloggers Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
If you’re a budding entrepreneur, your head’s probably been swimming with thoughts of expenses, branding, and advertising. And, most exciting of all, you’ll have likely been dreaming of what you’re going to do with your profits. But before you dive into your plans, you’ll want to make sure you have a business mindset in place. By putting yourself in an entrepreneurial mind frame, you’ll give yourself the best chances of success with your new venture. Here are some tips on how ...
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Tips & Tricks For Creating Unique Visual Content With Canva

by Digital Bloggers Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Reference and Education
Canva is a great tool for any small businesses looking to make a splash with their designs. If content is King then visuals are his crown and scepter. Followers are more likely to engage with content that's accompanied by unique visuals, so we're here to showcase a few of the awesome tools within Canva that will help you make your designs faster and more on-brand with you as a small business. In addition to an online bank of thousands of free ...
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6 Ways Meditation Can Benefit Your Business

by Digital Bloggers Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
In today’s ever-competitive market, running a business can be grueling work. As industries become more global and complex, the physical and mental demands of running or managing a business also become more pressing. Working long hours to keep up with non-stop deadlines, an overflowing email inbox, presentations, stacks of paperwork -- it’s all part and parcel of the vicious treadmill that is the business world. Add difficult colleagues and sometimes rude bosses and there’s only so much even a businessman ...
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6 Physical & Mental Benefits of Meditating

by Digital Bloggers Relationships, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
Everyone has probably heard or read, at least in passing, about the many benefits of daily meditation to a person’s mental and physical health. Unfortunately, only a few actually pay it any mind. Most choose to dismiss the practice, explaining that it’s not for them, that they can manage just fine without it. Some just find the notion of “sitting funny” while chanting “gibberish” kooky and ridiculous. Some think it’s all hippy nonsense. More often than not, those who choose to ...
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Create Engaging Visual Content For Free

by Digital Bloggers Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Reference and Education
"A picture is worth a thousand words.” In marketing, it can be worth much more than that. As humans, we engage with images and pictures more than we do with words. Therefore, we can recall a beautiful picture or movie even after several years. Marketers understand the impact of visual content better than anybody. This is why we commonly see carefully crafted banners & advertising boards around the city. It’s not just confined to billboards either. Visually appealing banners and ...
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Key Differences Between Apple and Windows

by Digital Bloggers Computers and Technology, Internet and Businesses Online, Reference and Education
Microsoft or Mac? There's a huge divide between die hard fans of both operating systems. Some swear by Microsoft while others swear their allegiance to Mac. But really, at the end of the day, what's the big difference? To understand which brand and operating system are right for you, it might help to know about the differences between the two products. The basics Windows is the graphic operating system created and sold by USA based company, Microsoft, whereas Apple OS is developed by Macintosh. ...
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How to Rise Above the Haters

by Digital Bloggers Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Home and Family, Reference and Education
Haters, haters, haters. *sigh* When you envisioned getting that promotion, buying that new car or getting in a relationship that really makes you happy, you might have just forgotten the downside of success. Unfortunately, when people are doing well, it's not uncommon for others to suffer from jealousy and envy and try to bring the high flyers down. This can be hurtful or stressful if it’s acquaintances or colleagues or neighbors doing the envying, but it can be especially painful if your friends ...
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Introvert vs. Extrovert - Who's Better at Business?

by Digital Bloggers Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Communications, Reference and Education
For a long time now, there has been an ongoing debate regarding who has an upper hand when it comes to leadership, efficiency, and success - introverts or extroverts. Within all the debating, however, it’s important to understand that one is not better than the other because both introverts and extroverts have the ability to handle different situations in unique and effective ways. When growing a business, interaction with others is inevitable, and this can often be a struggle for introverts. ...
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Making Your Audience Feel Heard

by Digital Bloggers Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Communications, Reference and Education
If you closely study the success charts of different companies, you will get to learn a few things. Most importantly, that it’s always the customer that holds the utmost importance. By putting the right kind of emphasis on your customer base, the returns you see will not only encompass your monetary goals but your customer engagement and loyalty as well. To reach these new heights, we’ve compiled a list of key factors in building the foundation for making your audience feel ...
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How To: Save and Organize Chrome Bookmarks

by Digital Bloggers Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Reference and Education
If you do a lot of surfing on the internet by reading useful articles, visiting shopping sites, watching hilarious videos, and accumulating useful information, then saving bookmarks is a handy tool that allows you to organize useful pages and videos in a folder that you can access again and again. Bookmarks are incredibly helpful when you know where to find them. However, many internet users don't know how to organize bookmarks systematically to be used later. As a result, it can ...
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Consistency is Key...and Here's Why

by Digital Bloggers Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
If you pick a random group of people and ask them what they think is the main key to success, chances are this old chestnut will appear high on the list: work hard. Now that's not exactly the wrong answer. After all, there are people who have achieved success in one form or another by working their butts off. But if you were to ask the same question to a group of people who, say, have already achieved much in the ...
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Benefits of Owning Pets

by Digital Bloggers Relationships, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Home and Family, Kids and Teens, Pets
It seems everyone has a pet these days. Whether it's a dog, a cat, or even a fish, people seem to gravitate towards keeping and caring for furry (or scaly) friends. And no wonder; it is believed that having a pet can do wonders for your well-being. So here are just a few of the many benefits of owning pets. Stress Buster There is no doubt that having a pet would mean less stress. Pets are known to have a relaxing effect ...
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8 Best Kept Chrome Secrets

by Digital Bloggers Computers and Technology, Gaming, Internet and Businesses Online, Reference and Education
In the browser game, Google Chrome is killing it right now. It has surpassed Safari, Edge, Firefox, and Internet Explorer to become the most popular browser on the planet. So if you’ve hopped on Chrome, you’re in the right place. Check out these 9 little-known Chrome features to help you get the most out of your browsing: Hidden T-Rex Game To kick off the list with a bit of a giggle, have you played the T-Rex game yet? When Chrome says it’s ‘unable ...
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Why community is so important when you're building a business

by Digital Bloggers Internet and Businesses Online, Communications, Reference and Education
Community is a bit of a buzzword these days. But maybe for a good reason… Business is changing, that’s for sure. With the internet connecting us all over the world, a global community has sprung up, and that’s changing the way consumers interact with brands. Long gone are the days where businesses would simply tout their benefits in an ad and watch the money roll in. These days, consumers want engagement and interaction with brands. They want to see personality, to find ...
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How to finish what you started

by Digital Bloggers Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
We all know the feeling. You think of a great idea. Enthusiasm thunders through you, and you feel like you can conquer the world. You work long hours, maybe even forgoing socializing, eating and even sleeping. You get so much done in so little time.  But then, something happens. The magic muse you had ahold of just disappears. You look back on your previous work and think one of two things. Either, "This is trash," or, "Wow, how on earth did I do that?!" You ...
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5 apps to track your fitness

by Digital Bloggers Home Based Business, Health and Fitness, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
Let’s be honest. Losing weight, getting more active, and living a healthier lifestyle can be tough. The couch is calling, junk food is enticing, and there’s a bunch of work to do sitting on your computer. But all is not lost. Technology may have its downsides – one of them making us more sedentary – but it certainly has its benefits, too. And keeping you motivated and accountable to your health and fitness goals is one of them. Check out these apps ...
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5 reasons to get out of the house when you work from home

by Digital Bloggers Home Based Business, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
So many of us dream of working from home. Imagine, your hour-long commute through busy traffic or on a packed subway turns into a simple walk from the bed to the computer. You don’t have to face that colleague that always has it in for you. You’re not under the watchful eye of a boss. You might even be able to manage your own time, so a long lunch or a lie in isn’t going to raise eyebrows in the ...
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How Nurturing a ‘Growth Mindset’ Can Be a Game Changer

by Digital Bloggers Business, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
If you’re looking to advance in every area of your life, adopting a growth mindset could be a real game changer. But what is a growth mindset, exactly, and how do we cultivate one? Psychologist and Stanford researcher Carol Dweck contends that people who have a growth mindset, “believe that their most basic abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work." On the other hand, those with a fixed mindset, “believe their basic qualities, like their intelligence or talent, are simply ...
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When family and friends won’t support your dreams

by Digital Bloggers Self Improvement, Home and Family, Reference and Education
You’re gripped by an idea. It's so exciting that it keeps you up at night thinking about it. It's so thrilling that the idea of making your dream become a reality makes you feel instantly happy. Whether it’s starting a new business, switching careers, satiating that travel ambition, or writing a novel, the dream is so deep and personal to you that it sets you on fire. You can’t wait to make it happen. Then, eager to share your passion with those you love, ...
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Inspiration vs. Plagiarism

by Digital Bloggers Communications, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
Sometimes there’s a very thin line between inspiration and plagiarism. But it’s important to learn how to navigate that line. That is, if you don’t want to get penalized for your college paper, gain a bad reputation, or even get sued! So, what’s really the difference between plagiarism and inspiration? Crediting the source Citing is the process of including links or references to the place or person where you got the idea from. So if you’re writing a paper on political history and ...
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