All Work and No Play

All Work and No Play All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy – you must be familiar with this proverb but do you follow it through in your life? The importance of a balanced life cannot be stressed enough. Working all the time without giving yourself a chance to relax every once in a while can make your life dull and boring. Moreover, consistent stress is also harmful to the body and brings about a number of physical and mental health issues. Read the story of a college boy to see why it is important to pamper yourself and make time for fun and entertaining activities in your life. Once upon a time, there was a young boy named Tim. Throughout school, he proved himself to be an exceptionally good student. After graduating school with good grades, he took admission in a college. He always stood first>>>

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Life: A Do-it-Yourself Project

Life: A Do-it-Yourself Project William Henley cannot have worded it better when he said, “I am the master of my fate and the captain of my soul.” If you want to live your life a certain way, you will have to proactively work for it. Instead of mulling over your dissatisfactory life, consciously build the life you want to live :- Life: A Do-it-Yourself Project. It is strange to think that sometimes we simply fail to realize that we are the authors of life and that we are continuously writing our story through our actions. The well-known story of the old carpenter is an example of how we build our lives without realizing; consequently, without putting in the much-needed effort. The story talks about an elderly carpenter who was ready to retire. The contractor was sorry to see his hardworking worker depart and asked the carpenter to design one last>>>

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Winning life’s situations through humor

Winning life’s situations through humor Life is a complicated journey and our daily routine is often mundane. There are also different situations in life, some of which are quite stressful and develop immense pressure. The best remedy for dealing with all this is to have a good sense of humor. It is extremely vital to view life with a positive and lighter side, as a healthy and positive approach towards life contributes to happiness and well-being. If life is the food, humor is surely the salt! One of the questions that arises though, is regarding how an individual can pass through difficult situations in life merely with a sense of humor? But many people underestimate the positive effects of taking things lightly in general. The impact of a witty outlook on life is not limited to improved human relationships, better performance and a happier outlook on life; it can also>>>

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Are you a good writer? You can earn online writing for these websites

Are you a good writer? You can earn online writing for these websites Do you believe you are a decent writer? Do you find yourself scribbling on your notebooks as soon as an idea strikes you out of the blue? Do you write just for the sheer joy you get when you write? If your work is appreciated, it’s time for you to put your skills to work and start earning a handsome amount of money online by writing for websites. After all, it is content that makes the internet, and people are more than willing to pay for quality content, as long as you know where to look that is. In recent years, there has been a significant increase in web based promotions, including blogs, articles and press releases. Hence there are thousands of opportunities for you to start your career as a freelancer and easily make money according>>>

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5 Ways To Tune Out Work Stress

5 Ways To Tune Out Work Stress Getting a lot of stress at work? Trust me, you are not the only one. More and more people become stressed out at work on a daily basis, and while this stress is becoming common, it is not healthy at all. Stress can impact your health in a negative manner and cause you to develop a lot of conditions that you would have otherwise not gotten. However, the good thing is that you can manage and tune out work stress by focusing on a few simple steps with due diligence. The steps are as follows: 1.     Unplug After A Long Day Media such as TV, smartphone usage, and the internet is one of the biggest contributors to stress. Therefore, it is important that you reduce the time that you spend on these media channels by a significant amount. You can do this by>>>

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Why Adding Snapchat to your Marketing Strategy is a Must

Why Adding Snapchat to your Marketing Strategy is a Must Snapchat is a relatively new social network that is growing in popularity by the minute. This highly interactive platform lets users send and view pictures and videos. A recent survey revealed that Snapchat is the fourth most popular app amongst the youth. This means there is a great potential for businesses to make use of Snapchat as a marketing platform. Let’s take a look at the reasons why you need to market your brand on Snapchat and why Adding Snapchat to your Marketing Strategy is a Must. Reaching Out to the Audience Using the Discover Feature Snapchat has an amazing feature called ‘Discover’. This feature includes a variety of channels which showcase stories. The stories updated by channels are renewed every day. The channels that narrate their stories on a daily basis include CNN, People, Vice, Comedy Central, Cosmopolitan, ESPN,>>>

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The Benefits Of Positive Thinking

The Benefits Of Positive Thinking While many of us know or have heard about the impact of positive thinking, very few of us actually apply the concept into our daily lives. Positive thinking does not necessarily mean that we simply ignore all the negativities that are happening around us. It encourages us to have a more pleasant and constructive approach towards the negative things and encourage us to have an ability to not feel frustrated when things do not go as we planned them to be. The Health Benefits Associated With Positive Thinking Here are some of the health benefits that have been associated with positive thinking: Better coping skills when stress levels and hardships increase Better physical and psychological well-being Higher resistance to common cold Enhanced life span Lower distress levels Lower depression rates Reduced death risk as a result of cardiovascular disease While it is not clearly known>>>

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Why You Need to Stop Complaining about Life and Start being Thankful?

Why You Need to Stop Complaining about Life and Start being Thankful? People need to be thankful each time they get up in the morning, as there are people who do not even get to see tomorrow. Life is unexpected and you never know when the grim reaper will come knocking at your door. Instead of waiting for the knock, learn to live your life to the fullest, thanking the Almighty for all He has bestowed upon you. When you do feel like complaining about a pimple, a runny rose, and the concert you could not go to, read the following points to stop complaining: Over 121 million do not receive a proper education. Over 15 million children are orphaned because their parents die of HIV/AIDS. Over 4 million children die each year because they do not have access to clean, safe drinking water and live in an unsanitary environment.>>>

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Setting Records Straight- Relationships

Setting Records Straight- Relationships I am still wondering why we are having confusion all over, when all we need is some truth though it hurts. When you meet someone, you can to tell whether you like him/her or not. You can also know almost immediately, if you can accommodate the person’s personality or not. When you go on a date, you understand yourselves fully whether you have been healed from the wounds of previous relationship or not. Issues like suicide as a result of cheating or being jilted by a lover should never occur. Depression because a lover left suddenly without any signals or reasons for ending a relationship should be a thing of the past. Assumption of sex to be loved and vice versa should stop. If you want a lasting relationship, make it clear. Having a perfect understanding of the term ‘relationship’ as a commitment to one partner>>>

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4 Ways To Gain From Your Hobby

  4 WAYS TO GAIN FROM YOUR HOBBY With the continuity of increase in human wants and decrease in resources available, temptation to scrap off our leisure time and replace it with a more meaningful income generating activity creeps in. well that should not bother you anymore. You can still go about your hobby while gaining something from it. The following are some of the ways: Incorporate business in your hobby. Come up with a business idea of how to include business in your hobby. It should not be big or main event but just small to get you something. For instance, if your hobby is travelling around the world, identify an object that is associated with one city, buy it and go selling in those other cities. They might find it amazing since it is not available in their country and buy them. These can be bracelets, necklaces, dresses>>>

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