Aretha Grant

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A guide to radically improving your life and career in 31 days

Now that you have a glimpse into your own plan, a fair warning: It's not a quick fix. And it's not about you.<p>It took years for me to develop the understanding that life is really about giving, service, and meaningful relationships.<p>If you're still with me, these things have reshaped my path as …

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What It Means to Walk in Purpose

Spiritual/Growth<p>2 Comments<p>What does it mean to walk in purpose? I say that a lot and I hear other people saying it a lot as well, but what exactly …

Live Life on Your Terms

Life<p>No Comments<p>I’ve declared war on mediocrity. I’ve declared war on mediocre living in particular.<p>I come across people every day who can’t, or …

Freedom from Rejection

Spiritual/Growth<p>5 Comments<p>Stop seeking man’s approval and acceptance. The only approval and acceptance you’ll ever need is God’s and He is the only …

How to Connect Your WordPress Blog to Medium

Do you want more exposure for your blog content? Have you thought about cross-posting your blog content on Medium? Republishing your WordPress blog …

Simple Tips for New Bloggers

Joining the blogging world can be overwhelming at first. Everywhere you turn there are "experts" wanting to give you guidance for a pretty penny. The truth is, there is no right or wrong way to do it. There are so many ways to gain traction online that it doesn't have to be as stressful as they …

Top Success Lessons From The Best Personal Development Gurus

Are you challenged at work? Do you regret career decisions? Are you happy? If the answer to the questions leads to a negative feeling, it is time to …

Employment

17 Tips for Entrepreneurs Who Blog

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Blogging the right way can make or break a new business. A powerful blog positions you as an authority and brings in new customers.<p>But effective business blogging takes work. Lose focus, and you’ll waste years on blogging with nothing to …

6 Ways to Boost Blog Traffic

A website's blog has the potential to convert a lot of readers into clients. It's not enough, however to simply build a blog and publish content to it once a week. It takes strategy to properly market a blog and get your content seen by the general public. The following six methods have been highly …

How To Boost Blog Views In 24 Hours Using These 7 Methods

Creating a blog is the easy part – you take an idea and you launch it. The real challenge is building your blog with consistent gains in relevant traffic.<p>If you’ve ever created written content for the web you know it can often be a painstaking process to get any kind of significant traffic to that …

Are Small Businesses Spending Too Much Time on Social?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Day to day business activities have transformed dramatically since I launched my first company nearly 20 years ago. Back then, there was no Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest or LinkedIn. My social contact with customers and …

5 Must-Have Skills for Every Successful Small Business Owner

If you look for successful small business owners on the internet, you’re likely to find a hundred different names and their stories of becoming …

Tax Court Rules That Blogger Is Subject To Self-Employment Tax

Blogging is coming of age as a business. How can I tell? Tax litigation. Kevin A. Clark Jr. was representing himself in Tax Court. It did not go well.<p>During 2012 Mr. Clark worked six to eight hours a day, seven days a week as a video blogger. He maintained an internet site and signed up with Google …

*How* Much Do You Get Paid for a Post? A Beginner's Guide to the Business of Blogging

About that free stuff...<p>It's been 22 years since Swarthmore student Justin Hall created the first-ever blog in 1994, then called, suitably, a "weblog." While the industry has evolved a lot in these two decades, the business of blogging is still somewhat of a tangled web (no pun).<p>As a blogger for …

Marketing

6 Minimalist Steps to Turning Your Blog into a Profitable Business

When I was first taking the steps to turn my blog into an online business, I was trying everything. Facebook Ads, guest posting, being on every platform; you name it, I did it!<p>Only problem was, doing everything to build my business quickly wore me out. Not only that, but I didn't know what was …

7 Time Management Techniques for Teens

Some weeks, it seems like we have no time.<p>Your high schooler may feel the same way. And when they're stressed about upcoming tests and losing track of assignments, their grades can suffer.<p>To help your teen get organized and on track for school, introduce them to these 7 time management techniques …

A 15-minute online quiz can give you a scientifically accurate assessment of your personality

Getty Images/Matt Cardy<p>Human personality is fantastically complex, which is why personality tests that try to shoehorn a person into binary, defined …

Psychology

8 Dangerous Leadership Traits—These Will Wreck Your Ability to Lead

There are no perfect leaders—except for Jesus.<p>For the rest of us, we each have room for improvement. Most of us live with flaws in our leadership, …

Combine OneNote And Outlook For A Powerful Project Management System

Outlook's tasks feature is pretty simple and basic. If you want to power up Outlook tasks with organisation and room for details, integrate the …

10 Mini Productivity Hacks To Ease Your Life

But What Does the Bible Say?

Now that the Supreme Court has issued its sweeping ruling in favor of same-sex marriage, we can expect an avalanche of commentary, analysis, and …

Bye, Contouring! Strobing Is the Next Big Makeup Trend to Try

Here’s the thing: contouring can look awesome, but it can also be oh-so-complicated, not to mention super intimidating to those of us who aren’t necessarily major beauty buffs. Maybe you’ve tried it and ended up looking like Amy Schumer in her recent viral video, “Girl, You Don’t Need Makeup” or …

How to Figure Out What Kind of Leader You’ll Be

Millennials are on the rise across the business landscape—companies big and small are hiring more and more of the young digital natives. So it was …

Leadership

How to Use Microsoft Outlook in a Law Office

Microsoft Outlook is an all-in-one personal information manager for your email, contacts, calendars, tasks, and notes.<p>Mastering Microsoft Outlook’s …

12 Things Every 'Type B' Person Wishes You Understood

Type A personalities may grab a lot of the spotlight, but there's definitely something to be said about having a Type B person in your corner.<p>Type B folks get a bad reputation for being blasé, but that couldn't be further from the truth. Just as in the case of being Type A, there can be some …