Browse Tag: problem solving

Stop rewriting what everyone else has written

While researching for a personal finance post I came across the same advice, phrased in slightly different ways on maybe a couple dozen blogs and websites. Since I wasn’t exactly in the position to follow the advice to the letter, I tried it by skipping a step. And guess what happened? I got the desired results without needing to follow what is heavily inferred to be that crucial first step.

What does that mean?

It means that good research for writing is not just doing a quick search, picking the most effective keywords and rehashing the same information. Continue Reading

How to Make Sales without Selling

I hate being sold to, I hate being on the receiving end of a sales pitch. I absolutely abhor the idea of making sales pitches and I just can’t. I could, if you put a loaded gun to my head, probably go out and do it, but I don’t have to go out and hawk my goods and services in order to make sales so I’m not going to.

I have a thing I do instead: I share solutions.

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