New Times, New Spaces

New Times, New Spaces

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With all the growing problems in the world, we have the desire to make ourselves better beings. This means different things for different people. For some it’s a change in character, and for others it’s a change in lifestyle. In the past, bigger was better. The nicer car, the bigger house, the gadgets and gizmos acquired “just because”. Things are changing and by now you’ve probably heard all about it: the idea of minimalism. Minimalism is boiling down what you have to just the essentials. This can be enforced in many areas in your life, but one growing idea is...

How To Get Started Journaling

How To Get Started Journaling

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How To Get Started Journaling In our previous posts, we’ve talked about many of the benefits of note-taking, writing, brainstorming on paper, and journaling. Now that you’re convinced, it’s time to begin! Problem is, as with everything, talking about it is easier than actually doing it. That’s why we’re going to share some helpful tips for you to get started. Find a space Not a physical space where you need to be, but a space where your words will be. This could be a huge spiral-bound notebook or a small pocket journal. It really doesn’t matter. However, the best option is...

Notes, Notes, and More Notes

Notes, Notes, and More Notes

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Notes, Notes, and More Notes  We all have things we need and want to remember. Ever think of something and a few moments later you can’t remember what it was? It’s happened to all of us, much like going into a room only to forget what you were looking for or why. It is a frustrating experience. And yet it happens over and over again.  That’s why the best solution is to write it down. Write your thoughts, what you need to do, and when you need to do it. Let notes set you free from everything that is running...

Reasons Why Writing (Not Typing) Isn’t as Crazy as It Sounds

Reasons Why Writing (Not Typing) Isn’t as Crazy as It Sounds

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4 Reasons Why Writing (Not Typing) Isn’t as Crazy as It Sounds These days, everyone is glued to something. Glued to their computer. Glued to their smartphone. Glued to their tablet. Have a thought? Go into your Notes app. Taking notes in a meeting or for a class? Pull up a Word document. Want to tell your loved one how you feel? Send a text. These methods of communication are all ones that we are very familiar and comfortable with. In fact, there’s nothing wrong with them. But consider this—what if you wrote by hand instead? Hear us out. There’s...

Building Effective Business Relationships

Building Effective Business Relationships

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Building Effective Business Relationships There are two types of relationships in your life: familiar and business. Both are equally important for different reasons. There are varying degrees of familiar relationships, but business is business. Since business relationships greatly affect your life and career, you need to know how to build and foster them. Obviously, the first step for a positive business relationship is to have the person’s contact information, or to be in the same office as them. Once you have that, you’re all set to move on to the next parts, which should all be done slowly and simultaneously....

A passage a day keeps the doctor away.

A Passage A Day Keeps the Doctor Away.

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A Passage A Day Keeps the Doctor Away  There’s something to be said for writing as an expressive outlet. More and more people are starting to realize the benefits of writing. Take notice that we said writing, not typing.  Writing is something that should be done on a daily basis. Don’t believe us? Let’s share some research and facts to back it up. Entrepreneurs and successful millionaires are well-known for having a typical morning routine before starting their days. For almost all, writing is included.  Writing for these people usually takes the form of journaling. A quote, a thought, a...