There's More Than One Way To Draw Something

by Zoe Badger Arts and Entertainment, Home Based Business, Self Improvement
Hello Everyone, I hope you are all well.  This week I wanted to share that there’s more than one way to draw something. My sketches this week have been a bit all over the place. I have done noses, hairstyles, faces, mouths and a curvy lady. Different things on different days, whatever took my fancy. Learning I have also been watching lots of you tube tutorials as well.  Searching under how to draw, faces/noses/eyes/lips etc.  It helps me if I am lacking in any ...
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10 Best practices for setting goals to achieve faster success

by Hayley Carelse Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Goal setting is becoming a far more foreign entity these days. With the abundance of TV shows and social media, where will we find the time to even think about achieving success, nevermind setting some goals? Only a 'select few' seem able to master the best practices of goal setting. They recognize that continuous self-improvement and meticulous organization is what leads to faster success. “A goal properly set is halfway reached.” Zig Ziglar You may be ambitious for instance, but ambition without goals ...
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Anxious thoughts and broken records ~panic away founder Barry McDonagh

by Natalie Woodcock Home Based Business, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement
Anxious Thoughts and Broken Records Have you ever noticed that anxious thoughts are like a broken record? I know with Ipods etc. it’s a bit outdated to be using a record analogy here but it works well to illustrate a key point about anxious thoughts. Remember when a record got scratched it made a very unpleasant sound and caused the needle to get stuck on the same groove. The same one line would play over and over again ad nauseam until you picked up ...
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When Are You Too Old to Start Your Own Business?

by Jan Olof Nilsson Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement
Honestly, are you too old to find success…. Are you too old to do certain things when reaching a specific age? How often do you hear somebody say that you are never too old? To be honest, quite seldom, right? But how often do people insinuate that you are too old to something you have in mind? Our society is configured in a specific setup, and we have a tendency to group ages in different categories. It goes from everything from the ...
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The causes of panic attacks

by Natalie Woodcock Home Based Business, Self Improvement
  Causes of Panic Attacks The short and obvious answer: panic attacks are caused by high anxiety. But, what exactly is anxiety? Understanding how anxiety crops up will help you defeat panic attacks. One of the biggest myths surrounding anxiety is that it is harmful and can lead to a number of various life-threatening conditions. Definition of Anxiety Anxiety is defined as a state of apprehension or fear resulting from the anticipation of a real or imagined threat, event, or situation. It is one of ...
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3 INSPIRATIONAL HEROS THAT SMASH UNCERTAINTY IN THE FACE

by Natalie Woodcock Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
3 INSPIRATIONAL HEROS THAT SMASH UNCERTAINTY IN THE FACE There is a lot going on in the world right now. Maybe you are struggling financially, emotionally & feeling the stresses of your current situation..... I KNOW IT'S HARD & SCARY & FRUSTRATING. Being at home, myself, with two littles ones , the pressures have shown themselves in many ways. In early recovery from an eating disorder, starting my own, online business & being a mum has been so much easier because ...
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3 Tips to Start Loving Mondays as You've Never Done Before

by Jan Olof Nilsson Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
Get the "start loving Mondays" formula and change everything Start loving Mondays remains as a utopia for many, while others already have achieved it. The thing is to know the formula and not cheat yourself. Forget about hating or disliking certain days of the week. Monday represents 12.5% of your life. Why should you suffer these days, when you can start loving Mondays by implementing a few simple but powerful steps? The old traditional way of life and done by the majority of ...
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How To Draw Things - The Starting Point

by Zoe Badger Arts and Entertainment, Home Based Business, Self Improvement
Hello Everyone, I hope you are all well and have had a good week of sketching.  This week I really wanted to write about how to draw things - the starting point. This week I have tackled some more dynamic figure poses, when I say dynamic I  mean ones that have a delicate balance, like standing on one leg or in a ballet dancers pose.  I also looked back at some of my art from earlier this year and can now see ...
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How did you spend your time during lockdown

by Hayley Carelse Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
How you chose to spend your time during lockdown depends on whether you were in flight or flight mode. Some spent their time enjoying the time off, while the majority was in panic mode. Not knowing what would happen next, or if they would even have a job the next day. “Time = life; therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.” Alan Lakein No one could have been prepared for the effects that ...
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5 passive income businesses to start during the pandemic

by Hayley Carelse Business, Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Writing and Speaking
It's easier to throw around the words 'passive income', or 'starting your own online business' than actually pursuing it. When you first start something new it's uncomfortable and it usually takes a while to acclimatize to. It also takes some extra time and effort in the beginning, to perfect your skills and build a following. This may lead to demotivation to the point of quitting, often right before you're about to achieve success or even not pursuing it at all. "A ...
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How Pandemic-Proof is Your Job?

by Eyjolfur Andres Bjornsson Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
People believe that personal financial stability is tied closely to their jobs or careers. However, following the recent coronavirus pandemic, the assessment of which jobs and industries offer stability has changed. From now on, when thinking about a career or business move often will mean asking: “How pandemic-proof is it?”  This does lead to the speculation that an Online Digital Business of your own could be the new job security. Having a regular job nowadays isn´t so secure anymore! Online Digital Business, ...
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How to Reprogram Your 2020 Resolution After the Pandemic 

by Jan Olof Nilsson Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
To reprogram your 2020 resolution could give you an extra push forward   Reprogram your 2020 resolution and make the second part of the year to the best semester ever. The pandemic we are living right now is changing many people’s life. Some throw in the towel. Others make 180 degrees changes. Today, the first day of the second part of the year, you probably ask yourself if you should reprogram your 2020 resolution or not. In the previous blog post, we firmly ...
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3 ways to monetize the internet

by Natalie Woodcock Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Reference and Education
I Come from a background of sales and marketing and this career lasted for around ten years. From my own experience, I can share with you just how “damaging” working in that environment was for my health and emotional well-being. The office environment, high levels of pressure to perform and go “above and beyond”, the tiredness, boredom and the long monotonous shift patterns, including some weekends. I mean the list goes on and on. This may not affect everyone the ...
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5 Quotes from inspirational leaders to get you through tough times

by Hayley Carelse Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved." Hellen Keller The devastation we've all experienced this year probably brings back memories of the likes of 9/11 or the 2008/9 recession. As challenging as those times were, what we currently experience is causing worldwide hardship on a much higher scale. The struggle of having to face such tough times could really ware on us, to ...
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5 Tips For Automating A Sketching Habit

by Zoe Badger Arts and Entertainment, Home Based Business, Self Improvement
Hello Everyone, I hope you are all well. I was not sure what I was going to write about this week so I went to take the dog for a walk and saw a muntjac deer sprint across my path and down the orchard I was walking in.  It moved with such speed and grace and was gone in a flash, such fluid movement. Getting Into The Zone Then I looked back over my sketches for the week and it struck me that they ...
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7 Easy Mindfulness Tips

by Gareth and Rachael Home Based Business, Self Improvement
As a practice, Mindfulness is beautifully simple. Be aware in the present moment. However as with many things in life, simple does not always mean easy. The main hurdle is just remembering to be present. We are creatures of habit and so are our minds. We have cultivated the habit over our entire lifetime of a distracted mind. Constantly either looking for entertainment, thinking about the future or remembering the past. The problem being that often the past and future thoughts ...
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Why Giving Up On 2020 Could be Your Biggest Mistake 

by Jan Olof Nilsson Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
It’s your problem if you are giving up on 2020, but…. Giving up on 2020 is an issue a lot of people are having, and they are going crazy right now. What a year! Starting up with a world economy slowing down, and then Coronavirus hits in with all its power. Within a couple of days, half the year comes to an end, and many are already planning for 2021. Can you see the opportunity?  It’s like surrender before the war is over. ...
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Excellent Advice About Home Business That You Will Want To Read

by Bei Wang Business, Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Finance, Home Improvement, Investing, Self Improvement
It can be rewarding, but also hard, to have a home business. The key to success can be the effort you put forth at the start. At some point, it will have a life of its own, but at the beginning, it can feel like very little is working the way you want it to. Just with anything, you have to work hard to get the best results. It is fun to start a home business, but it's also quite challenging. ...
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Why You Procrastinate and How to Solve It (Hint: You are Not Lazy)

by Jan Olof Nilsson Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Once you know why you procrastinate, half the job is done  Do you know why you procrastinate? Probably you say, "Yes, of course." But then the immediate follow-up question comes: Why don't you solve it? In reality, most people believe they know why, but the truth is the opposite. In fact, we all procrastinate as it's part of human behavior. Without being aware of it, we procrastinate every single day. The reason is quite simple. We are humans. Procrastination exists because we decide ...
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Have Success With Your Home Business By Using These Tips

by Bei Wang Business, Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Finance, Home Improvement, Investing, Self Improvement
Having your own business can be very exciting, but also very challenging, so you need to be aware of what to overcome. The tips below, though, can help you get a running start. If your home business requires entertaining clients, such as taking them out to lunch, deduct these expenses from your taxable earnings. Meetings with business associates are deemed legal business costs. Always make sure that you are only writing off meetings that are with actual clients, or individuals that ...
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