Tag Archives: intention

Use routine to beat procrastination

Do you ever get those moments where you realise you have wasted the morning procrastinating and not really getting anything done? Have you ever wanted to be more creative? I’ve just been sent a great article as part of an on-line course offered by Lateral Action with a great way






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Get involved with your website creation

Great website creation is about great involvement and communication. It is about having a plan and being flexible enough to let that plan develop as you learn. Tell your team what you think, if you don’t let your designer or developer know what you are thinking then they will never






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Be easy to find – don’t let your hard work get lost

The saddest thing is when your hard work gets lost and you loose credit for it, don’t make this mistake, be easy to find! By simply including your contact details in presentations, publications and articles you can make sure that if they are redistributed then you receive the benefit. Make






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Getting your design started

Sometimes getting you new business venture off the ground can be a bit like the chicken and the egg. There are so many things that can’t be done until something else is done – where do you start? Do you have business cards? Do you have a website? How about






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When to use Categories and Tags in WordPress

A client recently asked me to explain Tags and Categories for WordPress. It is something that often comes up and the answer is ‘it depends’, as is the answer to many IT questions. It depends on your intention and what you want to do with your writing and your audience.






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Window, Mac or Linux – how do I choose?

What’s your computer of choice? How do you know you are getting the best computer for you? Looking at market share the most likely computer you are using now is a variety of Windows, or Mac or perhaps even Linux. There are lots of ways of measuring the ‘market share’






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What features to look for in a web hosting provider

I have heard it said that your relationship with your web host can be a bit like starting a romantic relationship. There are lots of promises and potential to start with but you never really know someone until you have spent some time together. Until you have a chance to






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Plan to succeed, eat the frog first

I attended a really good seminar today on Self Employment and as a throw away line the speaker asked us to change one thing in our day and ‘Eat the Frog First!’ “What on earth does that mean?”, I hear you asking. It is a way of helping us to






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Why is the ‘S’ in https important

If you have read some of my other posts you will know that I have a bee in my bonnet about security, privacy and backups. Make sure you have these and you are building a solid foundation to enjoy your digital life with peace of mind. Anything that you send






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Stay in control of your data – who does your backup?

When using on line services for email or data storage, do you ever think about who is responsible for their safety and security. You should! Just because you put your precious data on of these ‘internet backup’ servers does not mean that it is safe or secure. GMail loose 35,000






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