From Ambitious to a Coaster | How to Stay Motivated Every Step of the Way

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I wouldn’t exactly say I was the most ambitious person when I was a child. I kind of coasted through my younger years, doing well due to my parents who ensured it. I got into a grammar school but that took a ton of discipline from my parents, and even throughout the first two years of secondary school I barely knew what it meant to ‘revise’. I’ve always been creative, and I would make websites, videos and stories at home since I was literally 5 years old. But ‘drive’? That arrived in my teen years. And I actually remember it – in year 9, aged 14, for my end of year exams, I thought to myself ‘why don’t I just… I dunno… try hard this year?‘. I would study every day from 9am until 8pm (with breaks for breakfast, lunch and dinner), then every day at 8pm I would watch a film on Sky Movies – and I did this on repeat over the Easter break. That year I did the best in my exams than I had ever done up until that date, I even went on to be given an award from my school for my results/effort that year…

Jun 16 2017 at 12:43 pm   ·   Advice, Chatty

5 Quick & Easy Ways to Improve Your Blog Now

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I am very much a perfectionist – I find it hard to ever be 100% satisfied with what I produce, so am on a journey where I’m constantly trying to find new ways to improve my blog. The other day, I viewed my blog in its non-mobile version, and it looked absolutely horrific. It was barely accessible. But actually, for a while, that was the only version of my blog readers could view on their mobiles, before I realised it was completely ridiculous to have a non-accessible blog on a mobile phone, when that is what most of us use the majority of the time these days. So, I fixed the issue – and thinking back to this gave me the idea to do a post on the few little antidotes here and there I’ve learned when it comes to improving the quality of my blog (and these are steps that are quick and easy to implement ASAP)…

Jun 5 2017 at 9:43 pm   ·   Advice, Chatty