Daniel Kwan

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No More Old-School, On-Page SEO; 5 Tactics that Have to Shift

Friends and fellow SEOs, I just need a few minutes of your time. This is gonna be short and sweet.<p>If you're optimizing a page to rank well for a …

Forgetting These 7 Little Things Makes Every Day More Stressful

It never ceases to amaze me when I’m faced with the reality of how easily I lose sight of the truth – I catch myself stressing out over something …

Handy

Why You Need A Google AdWords Consultant

Generating organic traffic and working your way up the search engine rankings takes time — possibly time you can’t afford. With the help of a Google …

AdWords

9 TEDx presentations that completely changed my life

I'm a big fan of TED. I've walked away with a better understanding of the human psyche, a better business acumen, and some truly astounding takeaways about the future of science and technology.<p>But just as impressive are the independently organized TEDx presentations, which, while following TED's …

Public Speaking

Millennials step into boomers’ business-owner shoes

After earning a degree in chemical engineering, Quinten Griffiths spent several years managing refinery operations at a large oil company. Anyone would have considered that a great job, but the Calgary native felt something was missing.<p>He embraced his keen interest in entrepreneurship and got an …

Small Business

43 Apps and Extensions Making Google Chrome the Best Small Business Browser

From collaboration to productivity, Google Chrome does it all for business users. In honor of National Small Business Week, here are 43 add-ons that …

Google

Ten tips to make Google Chrome faster and reduce how much RAM it uses

Google Chrome is my browser of choice, but it does have a habit of consuming a lot of system RAM. Also, there are times when it seems to start …

Software

How to make your laptop boot faster

Whether you have a MacBook or Windows 10 laptop, we can help you cut down its startup time.<p>If your laptop takes its sweet time booting up, then here are some things you can do to put a little pep back in its startup step.<p>Get an SSD<p>You can breathe new life and faster boot times into old laptops by …

Operating Systems

3 Secrets for Being More Confident, Backed by Research

Want to know how to be more confident?<p>There’s an easy answer: Don’t.<p>Yeah, it’s a trick question. But we’ve all been led to believe that …

Self-help

9 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

TED Talks

3 super simple Gmail hacks to boost productivity now

My desk is in one of the most high-traffic zones of the office. I’m used to people looking over my shoulder as they walk to the kitchen or pass me on their way to the pool table, but something weird started happening recently.<p>People sneaking glances at my screen kept asking me about my inbox:<p>I …

Time Management

Avoid these small business tax mistakes

As tax season approaches, Canadian small business owners might be feeling the deadline pressures. Failing to double check-claims and a lack of preparation during the year can lead to mistakes, which can lead to higher tax fees. However, tax season stress can, and should, be managed. Allowing your …

Small Business

Where in the U.S. will my travel dollars go further?

The misery of a Canadian dollar that buys little more than a slap in the face overseas makes backyard camping seem like a good idea. But while melting your MasterCard on hotel rooms in the United States is easy, there are ways to trip southward without incurring bankruptcy – so long as you target …