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How To Set Up A 30 Days Challenge

If you’re a regular reader of my blog, and you follow me on Facebook, you know I’m almost at the end of a 30 days challenge. It’s called the #5words challenge and, as the name implies, it consists mainly in writing down each day 5 words which are defining my current day and then posting [...]

The #5words 30 Days Challenge

A few days ago I wanted to share on Facebook a short description of my day, as it went along. For this, I wanted to use only 5 words. I do this quite often in my coaching sessions, when I ask my clients to create a short description, no longer than 3-5 words of their [...]

How To Create An Online Commnity – The Make Money Part

Posted on Oct 14, 2013 in BusinessProductivity & Effectiveness by
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In the last article I described the process of creating an online community – namely the one around the Open Connect event. As of today, I started an experiment in monetizing this community. I’m going to share the entire process here. I don’t yet know if this experiment is going to be successful or not, [...]

Inbox Zero – Ups And Downs

As of today, I have my Inbox zero again. Which means all my email messages are processed, moved into actionable folders and / or deleted and the actual Inbox is empty (until the next message lands there, of course). I’m uncluttered. Again. Oh, the joy! If you read my blog regularly, you know how obsessed [...]

33 Ways To Feel Better

Every once in a while I feel the urge of writing one of these huge lists. The last one was written almost a year ago, so you can understand my eagerness. But I can’t write something that big without a very specific topic, preferably one that I usually enjoy. So, since feeling well was one [...]

New iPad Interface For iAdd – The Productivity App

I tried at least a dozen of productivity apps in the last 5 years. Since none of them was good enough for what productivity means to me, I wrote my own. It’s called iAdd, it’s only $1.99 (a fairly good price, if only you think you get two apps for that, an iPad one and [...]

5 Things F.C. Barcelona Can Teach You About Success

I’m a man, so I like soccer. Don’t even try to challenge this affirmation, it’s hard wired in my genes. Just like women are born with the natural ability to give birth and nurture their children, men are born with the soccer gene in their DNA. It’s just the way it is. But I’m not [...]

How To Redeem A Promo Code In iBookStore

Recently, Apple allowed authors with books published on their iBookStore to use promo codes. A stable and very popular feature for iOS developers who published their apps in AppStore, promo codes were unavailable for iBookStore until now. I confess I was a bit confused on how to use these promo codes, since there is no [...]

5 Simple Ways To Manage Stress

Posted on Sep 26, 2011 in BloggingProductivity & Effectiveness by
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You may have noticed that I didn’t write as much as usual here. There’s a good reason for this: I’m moving out. I left behind my house in the suburbs, rented a small apartment downtown and I’m one step closer to a full digital nomad lifestyle. The causes and effects of this move have much [...]

Taming Monkey Number 8 – First Update

As you may already know, I’m, on a special kind of challenge this year. I ditched my new years resolution and replaced them with monthly challenges in which I intend to “tame an inner monkey”. Basically, an inner monkey it’s an underdeveloped part of myself, or a promise I never lived up to. You can [...]

WPSumo Promo Code – July 2011 Edition

Posted on Jul 1, 2011 in BloggingDigital ToolsProductivity & Effectiveness by

I know many of you were waiting for the usual Mariner Promo Code fiesta here, but alas, all good things come to an end. The Mariner promotion, allegedly one of the longest promotions on the internet, with more than 2 and a half years running, is currently on hold. So, long live our newest promotion, [...]

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