The Best Way to Brand Yourself is to Be Yourself

Brand yourself by helping people; in due time, any help you give will be reciprocated. Each person’s reputation or brand originates from the attributes, skills or talents they exhibit or radiate over a considerable period of time. A brand is who you are and the parts of yourself or your identity that people remember—the part of yourself that has been revealed to your audience. Have the best interest of people at the back of your mind, and practice giving. Always remember: “give and it shall be given unto you…and running over shall men give into your bosom”. As you continue to give something valuable, you will continue to build trust; with trust comes more opportunities to share your product and brand yourself. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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The Truth about Your Talent—What People May Never Tell You

Like every other person, you also have at least one talent or another; and although your talent matters, what matters the most is what you do with your talent—the impact you make with it over a considerable or long period of time! The truth about your talent is that your talent alone cannot make a successful career for you; you must apply your talent consistently, over and over; in fact, talent is only a starting point for success; you’ve got to keep working that talent. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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6 Harmful Environmental Impacts of Food Production

Since 1950, agricultural systems have produced outstanding increases in the world’s food production. However, evidence has shown that when food production, agriculture, and aquaculture aren’t handled or regulated properly, they cause harmful or negative impacts on the environment. This article discusses the major harmful environmental impacts of modern food production. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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The Lesson People Usually Don’t Want to Learn: We Learn from Failure

Yes, we can actually learn from failure, and there’s no limit to the valuable lessons we can learn from failure of any kind. Failure is dangerous territory, especially when it knocks down and hijacks people’s creativity, productivity, or destiny. However, what you can learn from failure is that whenever you fail, you don’t really fail; you learn. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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How to Focus on Writing in this Age of Excess Distractions & Noise

How can you focus on writing or the writing process, especially in an age that is characterized by more distractions and noise than any other period in recorded history? Surely, you may allow some distractions and noise, but anything in excess could cause delays, prevent you from focussing on the writing process, and even kill your dreams or career. Therefore, it’s advisable to cut out excess distractions and noise so that you can be in a good position to focus on writing and creating the best content for your book or blog. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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How to Analyze Rental Properties by Estimating Cash Flow

In order to consistently make wise investment decisions and attract good profits, you need to understand how to analyze rental properties by doing the maths that’s usually involved in analyzing rental properties. This article discusses how to analyze any rental property and estimate its cash flow or money-making potential which can help an investor to make a wise decision: whether to invest or not to invest in a particular rental property. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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9 Important Members You Need on Your Real Estate Team

Although all successful businesses are often started and led by one person, they are mostly built around a team that consists of unified members who have a common vision and goal. This article discusses the important members, especially professionals, which you need in your real estate team in order to create a level of output that would definitely attract success. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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You Become Better at Writing after Writing each Post

You can personally discover how to become a better writer if you devote time to writing; always find time to write about anything meaningful. If you repeat this practice and ritual, and do it for an appreciable length of time, you will start to create really good work and gradually become a better writer. Even if you become a better writer after taking the first leap towards becoming better, with practice, perseverance, and the passage of time, you can still become a much better writer, or be among the best writers. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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You’re a Blogger—Just Blog!

You are a blogger—just blog; he is a writer—he just writes; she is a musician—she just sings; they are presidents—they just preside over the affairs of their countries and organizations. You are a tourist and blogger—just tour and blog; he is a basketballer and student—he just plays basketball and studies; she is a doctor and philanthropist—she just treats people and donates to charities; they are preachers and prophets—they just prophesy and preach. Even if you are passionate about doing more than two things, like a number of people in the world are, then just go ahead and do them. Whatever your destiny is and you have passion for, just go for it, and with time you will become great at doing it because you will actually become it. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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They Didn’t Allow Their Past Determine Their Future—Neither Should You

Although you don’t have the mind of Joseph, Edison, Lincoln, Einstein, Goddard, or Burgess, you have the faith and ability to achieve incredible success in the future. Success is the result of always having belief and taking action; each person will always have an opportunity to do what it would take to succeed in the future. Even if negative thoughts and doubters give reasons why you should forget about your dreams as a result of the negative circumstances that seem to be obstructing you from materializing them, don’t allow panic and doubt to upstage your faith and take hold of the dreams in your heart. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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Major Reasons Why Some People Fail at Rental Property Investing

If rental property or real estate investing is a promising venture that has made many people wealthy, why do some people fail at it? What have successful rental property or real estate investors done and avoided in order to succeed at investing? For a number of reasons, investors usually make mistakes and fail at rental property investing. This article discusses the reasons why people fail at rental property investing. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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Potential Challenges When Investing in Rental Properties

Although rental property investing is an interesting venture, it’s not always fun because of the challenges that rental property or real estate investors and owners are usually exposed to. This article lists and discusses major potential challenges that rental property investors and owners should be aware of, as they invest their money and time in rental properties. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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Blog for Passion, Not for Accolades—The Secret to Longevity in Blogging

Although you might have started blogging for passion and not for accolades, you might have lost motivation along the way because you didn’t get enough accolades or even traffic; regardless of what happened or will happen, if you don’t give in and quit, you can be able to develop enough strength to continue blogging for passion—not for accolades—and end up getting more than you ever dreamed of. Blogging for passion will determine the course of your blogging or online publishing work and longevity which will help to establish your online legacy—the end product of your passion! Blogging for passion is what differentiates someone who creates something meaningful and memorable, from someone who just gives up because they weren’t able to get enough or any accolades. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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Major Problems Associated with Blockchain

Although Blockchain is revolutionary and uses the spectacular properties of distributed consensus algorithm and cryptographic techniques to offer a transparent, accountable, synchronized, immutable, and secure ledger platform that is being maintained by a group of users across a geographically distributed network that doesn’t need middlemen or any trusted authority, there are few problems associated with it. This article discusses major problems associated with blockchain. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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Pros & Cons of Investing in Fixer Upper Houses

Is it advisable to go for fixer uppers if you’re interested in investing in real estate? You might be wondering whether you should invest in fixer uppers if you decide to venture into rental properties. The truth of the matter is that investing in fixer upper houses has its pros and cons. Fixer upper houses can attract recurring dividends or tons of money after you fix them; on the other hand, they can also attract an appreciable or high degree of risk which can make you earn lesser ROI or lose money if you don’t play your cards right. This article discusses the pros and cons of investing in fixer upper houses. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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Your Writing is a Gift; the Time that People Give to Read it is a Blessing

We have an opportunity: a platform on which we can write words that matter to other people: a platform on which we can provide information in a language and change people’s mindset or mentality, and lives. Many writers have been writing, and building sites or blogs that give them an opportunity to deliver their message and be heard; they concentrate on their passion, and people, subscribers, or followers pay attention. This attention is a blessing that can’t be repaid! (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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Valuable Lessons from the Slow Events & Things of Nature

When it comes to enduring the slow processes required of us, we generally have two choices: we can be impatient and bypass time in order to get immediate gratification, or we can be patient and embrace the time required (days, months, or even years) for slow but necessary growth which leads to success and lasting results. The reality of the matter is that most of the slow things of nature—including many slow worldly activities—create great results and lasting achievements in the world. At times, the processes involved in growth and success feel more like inconveniences than opportunities; but if you are patient and stay in the slowness of the processes, you will wake up one day and be amazed at how far you’ve come. (Featured Image Credit: Pixabay.com.)

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