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The Secret Behind Consistency - What Goes On In The Mind of Inconsistent People

It's easier said than done. "What goes on in the mind of inconsistent people". Seriously? Who isn't inconsistent in today's world? Not me. Not you. The thing is we all are going to be inconsistent at sometime or the other. So, what we can try to do, is be try to bring consistency into our lives as much as possible. So the apt title of this blog post should be "The Secret Behind Consistency - What Goes On In The Mind of Us, Normal People " The Problem With the "Consistency Is Key" Bullshit Most people who spew non-sense that consistency is key are not consistent themselves. And that's the problem with consistency. With time, your priorities may change depending on the urgency of an impending work. So, how do you manage or work with your goals? That's what I wanna talk about here.

What Type of Entrepreneur You Are And Why It Matters

Knowing your business personality can help you choose the ideal startup for you and whether you are suited for it or not. There is no secret recipe for you to become a successful entrepreneur. While most people who start their hands at entrepreneurship or open a business fail in the beginning, usually with persistance, you can achieve success. However, all businesses start with an idea and if you are mad persistent about not letting that idea go down the flush, there are several introductory steps you can take before tackling on your entrepreneurship goals head on; such as, making a business plan, assessment of market opportunities and the like. Also, you need to know your strengths and weaknesses before starting on a businesses (as such a SWOT test is highly recommended), but in this post, I want to talk about the different traits different types of entrepreneurs have and the pros and cons of each of those traits, as well as how they affect a business in its daily ope

Small Improvements Make Big Changes - A Story Of My Failure

I know. It's been long. But, that's my problem. That's always been my problem. I could control my ADHD (took half of my life to do it), curb my procrastinating habits by a good extent, control my phone addiction which was another procrastinating habit , become a hell lot more productive but heck.... this is still an area I have no control on. My last post was on March 22 and the one before that had been published on January 3. Pretty "irregular", is it not? The thing is, I can't even bloody hell hope to grow this blog by moving at the pace, I am moving in currently. But the fault lies with me. I get too many ideas. I tend to falter with my priorities too often.  For example, I am studying law, so I got kind of super hitched up on moot courts (which are a kind of mock-court events) two months back (It helps build your resume when you are studying law). Then suddenly my t-shirt business boomed. I got quite a big order by one corporate body and I ki

7 Influencer Marketing Campaigns to Inspire

In today’s era of digitalization, the power of social media is undeniable. The ever-increasing use of the internet, the massive audience traction to digital content was unimaginable a few years ago. As we have witnessed, the digital revolution has changed the corporate scenario altogether with online marketing being the sole player in the growth of a business. As such, influencer marketing has become widespread & now dominating the corporate world with its powerful impact on customers. For the ultimate growth of any business, it is obvious to have a strong and active online presence. According to a 2016 survey , 94% of marketers agree to the fact that influencer marketing is effective for their businesses’ online reputation.  Bridging the gap between the customer’s need and the brand’s reach, influencer marketing has redefined the digital marketing scenario like never before. With a proper strategy, right influencers and a strong message, an influencer marketing campaig

7 Actionable Tips for Creating Your First College Resume

If you’re a recent college graduate (congrats!), you’re probably anxious and excited to start your career. But before you get ahead of yourself, you’re going to need to build an outstanding resume and this guest post, by Amanda King will show you how to do just that. I still remember somedays back, there was this huge rush over the shit called influenceerrrs. Everybody with a pretty face and a DSLR jumped the bandwagon.... fashion influencer, being the majority of the influencer hype, followed by travel. Guys with a little bit of social media followership started to call themselves social media influencers. (Oh! If you want to boost your Instagram followers' count by hundreds with just 5 minutes of work each day, then use this little Instagram hack to skyrocket your followers' number , that very few people are aware of!) You Might Find Interesting: Increase Your Follower Base and Make Money At Twitter Unfortunately, I am one of those old-school personas who feel in

ADHD, Meditation And Ritalin: How You Can Treat ADHD (My Story)

ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder As one grows older, his/her hyperactivity part may wither away but what remains is still ever-so deadly. This article here, is intended for three main types of audience - Those who suffer from ADHD or ADD Those who can't focus for long or have problems concentrating Those who want to boost their productivity , efficiency and efficacy. The following what you are about to read is my personal anecdote. After it, I have added some recommended books based on the anecdote, which I think you may find useful. I have  had ADHD. I have had ADD. ADHD had been my longtime friend - since I was of the age of 6. My teachers were frustrated with my hyperactivity and recommended my mom to take me to a psychologist. Fortunately she didn't recommend me any pills, and thanks to that, I didn't turn up like most other ADD-diagnosed guys. I would like to say that ADD is deadly. It is also the most misdiagnosed disease that I hav

How You Can Gain 1000s Of Instagram Followers In Just 5 Minutes A Day

My Instagram account started off a real weird way. I wanted to cash in on the growing YouTube hype and as a result wanted to practice taking videos of me and not making a fool of myself. So, I wanted a platform where I could judge what people thought of my videos and I chose Instagram for it! What’s the most important thing that you need when you want people to judge your shitty videos?  You guessed it!  Followers. However, just a side note- if you want to be an influencer, Instagram is the holy-grail starting point. In fact, in this post on 7 Influencer Marketing Campaigns That Went Viral , you'll find most of the campaigns (if not all) were actually on Instagram! Related : Instagram is the best breeding ground for superstar category of entrepreneurs. Knowing what type of entrepreneur you are can help you choose the right type of business and social media platform before you start. The Instagram Experiment of Gaining Followers and Engagement Simple enough. I

70 Mistakes Startups Make And Tips On How You Can Avoid Them

To be an entrepreneur, is no easy task. You leave the comfort of your 9 to 5 and venture to a world where the stakes are high. You have no fixed salary and everyday you have to put your all in without getting the chance to see the results up-front. Well, if you are an entrepreneur, your only goal should be progress. And, guess what? You don’t want your progress beaten down by some mistakes you had no idea about. Heck, your entire small business can get ruined by just one action or omission! They say, prevention is better than cure. That’s why here are the top 70 mistakes that most startups make. It is a mega list as it comprises almost all the mistakes possible under the sun as forecasted by 75+ small business owners and startup founders. Some of them here are even serial entrepreneurs who have tried their hands at several startups. The thing about mistakes is that they come in various forms – they can be hiring mistakes, paying mistakes, company culture mistak

The Ultimate Guide to Make Your Website Adsense Ready: Make Money Online

This is a guest post by Angelica Dowson, and has been co-written by Adhip Ray. Introduction To earn online, you don’t need a crafty CV or to stand in a long queue in front of interviewers. However, to start earning from your website or blog, you must be looking for a better platform to earn from and preparations to make on your site before becoming qualified earner. The purpose of this post is to tell you about the platform “Google AdSense”, which is famous for its trust, and pay-on-time procedure.  The user has to apply to get benefit from it. However, to become a user of the Adsense program, Google has set some strict rules for its users to become qualified and these rules are not so easy at first glance due to the sheer amount of people applying for it and the fact that Google cares about the well being and integrity of the quality of the service. In this article I will show these rules and give you tips on how to follow them and make AdSense a money mach

Build Links and Get Exposure Using HARO (Case Studies and Cheat Trick)

Ever heard of HARO? Maybe you have; after all, it isn't a very uncommon name in the blogosphere. But for the uninitiated, HARO is acronym for Help A Reporter Out. The name couldn't be more true to its function. Basically it is a platform where influencers and experts connect with reporters and journalists. It helps you build links, get branding, exposure and PR - all for free, provided you know how to use it like a pro. And in this post, you'll learn just that! What is HARO? It is a platform for reporters and journalists to get quick and fast knowledge and sources and bloggers to get links and exposure. If you can use HARO correctly, you are sure to get huge PR success as evidenced by numerous experts and influencers in each and every niche. To put it simply, HARO is an interface (a website), that connects journalists with potential sources. People can join HARO as journalists and sources and send queries and pitches respectively. The process is rather si

Link Building for SEO: Introduction, Benefits and Strategies

What is Link Building and What are its Benefits Link building is/are the array of different techniques that site owners, Search Engine Optimisers or even PR firms use to build links for sites/blogs. The reason behind this is that Google has confirmed that links are one of the two most important factors when it comes to ranking search results in Google, the other one being content. While, I think that links are the most important factor, when it comes to growing a site's authority and increasing its rank through Google's SERP, there is no doubt of the immense importance of having quality links pointing to your blog / site. In fact, it is utterly impossible to have your site find a notable rank in Google's search results if your site does not have any links pointing to it. There are several strategies to build links, which you can try right now. But there are certain factors, that you need to keep in mind, when it comes to link building first. Related