Loss, Grief, and Moving Forward When You Don’t Feel Ready.

Right now, I'm sitting at my computer in my home office. Next to my laptop are a few items that I have decorated my desk with. Each item gives me some kind of inspiration, motivation, or just comfort. I have a globe, a small Buddha statue, and vintage figures of both Luke Skywalker and Godzilla.… Continue reading Loss, Grief, and Moving Forward When You Don’t Feel Ready.

Social Media Marketing: Get Social and Get Results!

What is Social Media Marketing? Social media marketing is essential to modern business. In the past, when we thought of marketing, we might think of billboards and magazine advertisements. Today, it's all about Twitter, Facebook, TikTok, etc. Why? Because modern marketing strategies are not about throwing ads at people but rather, they are about engagement.… Continue reading Social Media Marketing: Get Social and Get Results!

Marketing in 2022: It’s time to sharpen your skills.

Marketing in 2022 is as important as ever. In some ways, it may be even more significant. If you are trying to start a new business or helping your existing business recover after taking a hit during the pandemic, strong marketing is a necessity. In 2022, we find ourselves in a new world. Some of… Continue reading Marketing in 2022: It’s time to sharpen your skills.

The Fruits of Blogging

Wynne Leon is an extremely insightful writer. She hits the nail on the head once again sharing some great information about the benefits of blogging.

Surprised By Joy

I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.” – Pablo Picasso

I have just passed the milestone of posting to this blog 300 days in a row. Writing a blog has been so personally gratifying to me, mostly because of the community of friendship and support I feel with fellow bloggers on this journey.

So I looked around for studies about blogs and found some interesting conclusions that come from a paper published by the Canadian Center of Science Education. The paper entitled The Effectiveness of Using Online Blogging for Students’ Individual and Group Writing studied a students who were learning English as a Foreign Language. Studying their writing styles before and after a 14-week period of blogging, here are some of the key take-aways that caught my eye:

  • Not only do learners better improve their writing…

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