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Parenting and Digital Lifestyles!

Parenting and having a digital lifestyle can be the most rewarding “work life balance” experience you ever have. One of the best experiences that life can give is becoming a parent. The fact that we are responsible for another human being brings out emotions and inner resources that we were totally unaware of. Unfortunately sometimes,…

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Why Start Your Online Business?

There are many reasons for starting an online business. Reasons are not an issue – we usually have a few. The real issue we have for starting anything is – overcoming the fear of beginning something that isn’t familiar. The fear of stepping out of our comfort zone is the most common reason for staying…

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Do People Want A “9 to 5” Or An Online lifestyle?

The “9 to 5”, if it was really “9 to 5”, would be a reasonable type of occupation, and let’s face it, there are many who enjoy the lifestyle. If it suits you, then do it and if it has the perks you enjoy, like bonuses, days off, healthcare subsidies and a decent salary, then…

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Best Online Business Ideas For Beginners

There are thousands of online business ideas for beginners. So many in fact, that the choice is made more difficult for those starting out. Rather than give a list of ideas like. yoga, photography, clothes etc.,etc., let us look at it from a personal choice perspective. That is, a choice made on the basis of…

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Flourish Or Self Destruct?

“Life gives us the option to flourish or self destruct.” those words were spoken to me by a mentor I had many years ago. Wise words that have given me the ability to understand how to respond when times have become challenging. Right now we are experiencing such times. For some of us there is…

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The Flight Attendant & The Oxygen Mask

Long before the Covid crisis I paid a visit to a friend of mine in Europe. I traveled by plane, and as we taxi’d to the runway for take off, the flight attendant began the mandatory safety announcement. You know the one – it includes lifejackets, whistles, cabin lights etc. It also includes the “oxygen…

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Take Back Control Of Your Life

Are you working the “9 to 5” (or longer hours) and hating it? Are you trading your life for a paycheck? Are you missing important family occasions? Is workplace depression, becoming a part of your life? If you can relate to some, or all the above, the good news is – you are not alone….

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Time-More Precious Than Money

Time is precious. As I write this piece I’m 61 years old. My father died when he was 49. So far, I’ve lived 25% longer than he did and I miss him. However I am aware of how lucky I am to have survived this far, but also terrified that time is running out for…

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Quitting Your Job? Whats Next?

Quitting your job can be a difficult decision to make. But many of us wish to do just that. Most of my readers know that the purpose of my blog is to help others make decisions about finding an alternative to the “day job”. Every day thousands, even millions, across the world commute to a…

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Middle Aged?What’s My Options?

The guy is the picture to your left is me. I’m 61, I’m a grandfather, and I’ve been through a middle age crisis and then some. However,thanks to a few wake up calls and a determination to die happy, I made a few decisions that changed my circumstances. I am now heading into the best…

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