Entries from July 2008

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

25 Sharp Cuts of Time Saving Wisdom

Time is a vital constituent of life… so time saving activities are life saving.  The best way to save time is to simply do things right the first time.  Confucius once said, “Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done properly.”  In other words, haste makes waste.  If you agree with these statements, you […]

Monday, July 28th, 2008

40 Positive Effects of a TV Free Week

“What could you accomplish if you stopped watching TV?  What would you do with all the extra time?”  My wife asked me these questions two weeks ago.  After a short discussion, we decided to find out for ourselves.  We completely eliminated television from our lives last week.  It turned out to be an incredibly rewarding […]

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

20 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Every Sunday

At the cusp of new beginnings many of us take time to reflect on our lives by looking back over the past and ahead into the future.  We ponder the successes, failures and standout events that are slowly scripting our life’s story.  This process of self reflection helps maintain a conscious awareness of where we’ve […]

Monday, July 21st, 2008

What Everyone Should Know About Selling Hours for Dollars

 
“Cutting to the chase”…  Strictly selling hours of your life for dollars is the inverse of a practical and profitable business plan.  The word “selling” is very important here because that’s what happens in every business transaction.  A product is sold and purchased at an agreed upon price.  The corporate exchange of hours for dollars is […]

Thursday, July 17th, 2008

28 Unique Bits of Financial Brilliance

Financial wisdom is not intrinsic to the mind, it’s learned.  Most people who are brilliant with their finances received at least some third-party guidance.  Maybe they absorbed the knowledge from a parent or grandparent.  Or perhaps they pursued it on their own by reading personal finance books, blogs and magazines.
Either way, if you’re not doing […]

Monday, July 14th, 2008

101 Dirt Cheap Ways to Enjoy Yourself

Sometimes we just need to kick back and enjoy ourselves.  What follows is a list of 101 simple pleasures and enjoyable activities to explore without breaking the bank.  This list only skims the surface… the possibilities are endless.

Enjoy yourself.
These are the good old days you’re going to miss in the years ahead.
- Author Unknown

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Thursday, July 10th, 2008

How To Work Less and Still Impress

 
Is it possible to work less and still impress your boss, wife, husband and friends?  In other words, is it possible to do less and accomplish more?  Everyone seeks the answer to this question.  We all want to generate the greatest noticeable impact with the least amount of effort, as quick as possible.  It’s the way […]

Monday, July 7th, 2008

25 Acts of Body Language to Avoid

Our body language exhibits far more information about how we feel than it is possible to articulate verbally.  All of the physical gestures we make are subconsciously interpreted by others.  This can work for or against us depending on the kind of body language we use.  Some gestures project a very positive message, while others do […]

Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

30 Articles that Will Help You Simplify Your Life

 
The concept of ‘the simple life’ means different things to different people.  In my mind, simple living equates to capitalizing on the fundamentals that truly make you happy and purging the needless remainders.  It’s the notion of creating tranquility in your life by eliminating various roadblocks of clutter so you can concentrate your time and attention on […]