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Six Proven Secrets To Turn An Angry Customer To A Most Loyal One

  I saw a sign in front of a business centre one day that read, “Dissatisfied with our service? Please let us know. Satisfied with our service? Kindly tell others”. That got me thinking. Different customers have different ways of reacting when they are unsatisfied with your business. Some will walk away without saying a word, and will never return. Some on the other hand will tell you what’s wrong, but will do so nicely. However, there are equally the irate customers. They are unsatisfied about a product or service too. However, they won’t mind creating a scene so far as they vent their anger. Most times, their concerns are genuine. But even when they are not, they still need an outlet for their anger. […]

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How To Live An Uncomplicated Life

If we delve deeper into what everyone wants from life, we all get one answer at the very root of it: peace. We either want to live an easy-going, tranquil life, or we want to live an action-packed, fun-filled life to realize our dreams and attain inner peace. However, we all seem to live for the future instead of living in the present. Think about it: if you don’t enjoy this very breath, you can’t enjoy the future either, as there is no certainty in life. Any moment can be our last, so why can’t we all try to live a fuller, more meaningful life as it happens? Here’s how you start living a life unfettered by complications: 1. Stop over-analyzing: We have a tendency […]

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Don’t Quite Your Day Job – 6 Tips to Launching a Startup

The essential guideline to holding down a day job while successfully building your own startup business is to remember the simple fact, that it’s your day job that is currently keeping you afloat not holding you back. The fear of the unknown is very real, but at the same time very liberating and exciting. Here are six tips to help you juggle launching a startup while still keeping your day job. 1. View your day job differently The salary you earn at your day job, is more than likely the revenue that is funding your startup. Many future entrepreneurs grapple with the risk of leaving a stable job and monthly income with a new and unpredictable project. By keeping your day job through the initial […]

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How To Fight Depression: The Ultimate Guide

Depression is a weight you carry with you- no matter where you go or what you do. It kills your passion, inspiration, and enjoyment in life, leaving you with only your self defeating thoughts. It can be both humbling and scary to learn just how easily your own mind can work against you. If you have depression, and you aren’t actively seeking ways to put it in the past, you are a fool. I know you probably think that this is your burden to bear, but it isn’t so. You absolutely can fight and even beat depression by arming yourself with the right knowledge and tools to get the job down. Now depression is not a simple disorder; it has many potential root causes and […]

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Why You Should Consider Enhancing Your Persuasive Powers & How to Do it Effectively

This article will not make you a master salesman and top influencer, but it will certainly provide you with some great insights which in turn will enhance your persuasive abilities and skills. How Can You Enhance Your Persuasion Power? Are you a person with lots of persuasion power or do other people make you do their bidding? Are you the one who makes things happen or do you work for other people’s interests and goals? Are you the “seller” or the “buyer” in life? (This doesn’t refer only to “traditional” commerce – you can “buy” and “sell” ideas, thoughts, emotions…) Regardless if you want to improve your personal or professional life – effective persuasive skills are the way to go! Let’s begin… A Warning at […]

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How Winners set goals

“The setting of goals is the fuel in the furnace of achievement and success” – BRIAN TRACEY Did you know that less than 10% of people have clear goals written down? It is no surprise that these top 10% of performers have a greater earning ability and are able to increase their earnings year on year. There are two types of people, those in control of their future and those people who just go through life thinking that life keeps happening to them. I would say the split of these people would be the same 10% vs. 90%. If you don’t have clearly defined goals, neither do most people and the last time we checked there wasn’t a class at school teaching you how to […]

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How To Wake Up Early

So you have a morning interview tomorrow but it’s almost midnight and you’re still wide awake. You set an early alarm so you could be there on time. Then, for whatever reason, the alarm goes off before you’re ready to wake up. Sounds familiar? Maybe this hasn’t happened to you. But you came dangerously close to arriving late once. Sleep Problems Affect Your Career About 70 million Americans suffer from sleep problems, including apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy and restless leg syndrome, according to the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research. Sleep problems, like insomnia, affect your career, too. Aside from arriving late, there’s also the chance you’d look so tired and unprofessional the interviewer might think you’re not serious about the job. Of course, bed hair […]

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Craigslist Code Words: Do You Know What They Really Mean?

So you’re cruising Craigslist’s casual encounters section. You start talking to a self-shrinking violet who wants to parTy and be wooed with roses. The next thing you know, you’re in jail for cavorting with a prostitute who was high on meth. Whoa! That got real fast. Welcome to Craigslist, the sewer of the Internet. Unless you’re a serial killer with low expectations, Craigslist is no place to find love. If you fell for the shrinking violet story, you missed the hidden message written between the lines. Violet can mean marijuana. A strategically placed capital T means meth. Roses is a code word for dollars in prostitution. If she wants to spend a romantic evening with you in exchange for 40 roses, she’s not talking about […]

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7 Behaviors Of Emotionally Wealthy People That You Should Emulate

“Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character” – Albert Einstein Being emotionally wealthy is an essential part of your success as it determines your attitude and thoughts towards life. People who are emotionally strong have a bigger potential to become successful than those who are emotionally weak. How is that possible? Emotionally wealthy people possess qualities that other people don’t. When you are emotionally wealthy you have the power to handle your thoughts in the best way possible and other people have a tendency to be naturally drawn to you. But are you emotionally wealthy? Check out these signs to find out. If not, then start emulating these behaviors. Let’s see what distinguishes emotionally wealthy people from the rest: 1. They Don’t Seek Approval A […]

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How to Make This Summer’s Road Trip the Best One Yet

Taking a summer road trip can give your family something to look forward to each year and also provide lots of bonding time. Some popular road trip destinations are: the beach, theme parks, scenic destinations, and waterparks. Here are some tips on how to make this summer’s road trip the best one yet! 1. Plan Ahead Look at the route you will be taking and designate any stops along the way. If the road trip takes a few days to get to your final destination, finding affordable accommodations along the way can prove to be very beneficial (and beneficial to your wallet). Be sure to do your research and find the shortest route especially if you are traveling with small children. Many people now turn […]

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