Month: June 2013

Simple Tips for Blogging and Podcasting

I asked people a while ago about something that helps them to have a better quality of life. Several people answered that reading blogs, listening to podcasts, and writing were some things that helped to improve their quality of life. I agree with this, so I’ll share some things about blogging and podcasting. Click to…

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Here’s Your Chance to Ask Jon Acuff

This Friday (June 28, 2013), I have the opportunity to interview the awesome Jon Acuff. He works as a speak on Dave Ramsey’s team and has written several books, including Quitter and Start. (highly recommend both!) I was able to meet him at the EntreLeadership event in Oklahoma City back in April. I have shared…

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Procrastination Elimination

Fighting procrastination and managing time are two things that I’m working on. I talked about this in episode #012 of the podcast (Procrastination: Why You Do It). I also mentioned these topics in several other posts. There are three specific things that I have done to try to help: I starting talking with business coach,…

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Time for Some Peace and Quiet

Do you ever feel like you need to have a little bit of peace and quiet? Does the world around you seem to get louder and louder? If you have kids, then the answer is an obvious, “yes.” Is is possible to get too quiet? Check out this video about the world’s quietest room: Visit…

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Exercising More with Mark Sieverkropp – QLMS #018

This is part 2 of my discussion with Mark Sieverkropp. If you missed the first part, you can listen to it here. Mark Sieverkropp also joined me on episode 3 when we talked about purpose. You can find him on his website, Twitter, Facebook, and Linkedin. Apps to use: LoseIt RunKeeper Here’s the links mentioned in the show: http://walking.about.com/cs/calories/l/blcalcalc.htm http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/exercise/SM00109 http://www.webmd.com/diet/features/what-eat-before-during-after-exercise Question:…

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Are You As Patient As I Am?

I used to think that I was a pretty patient person. That was before kids. Don’t get me wrong, I love my kids and think that they are great. But, since they were born, I misplaced my patience and haven’t been able to find it since. What made the difference in their reactions? After all,…

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Discussing Exercise and Dieting with Mark Sieverkropp – QLMS #017

Two of my struggles: dieting and exercising. And we talk about both of these on this episode. This is actually going to be part 1 of 2 – the discussion went longer than planned, so we’re splitting it up. I’m joined by Mark Sieverkropp. He joined me on episode 3 when we talked about purpose. You can…

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6 Simple Tips to Stay Focused and Finish a Task

I have loved writing since I was young. I remember writing little short stories when I was six and seven years old. Of course, all of the stories I wrote started with “Once upon a time,” and ended with “happily ever after.” My love for writing never went away. As I grew older, my stories…

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Growing Your Personal Brand with Social Media

Whether we are in business, in a ministry, or at home, we all have a personal brand. It is who we are. It is what we represent. Social media is a great place to build this personal brand. Erik J. Fisher gave us some great information about using social media. He shared some simple tips…

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Simplify Your Social Media with Erik J. Fisher – QLMS #016

All the different social media networks that are out there can be complex. There’s Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Pintrest, and dozens of others. Is there a way to simplify it all? That’s where Erik J. Fisher steps in. He specializes in social media for a living. He holds a regular spot doing a social media segment…

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