Way back in 2012, I wrote a post on this blog about 'storming the castle'. That post was supposed to be the beginning of sharing with readers the journey I've taken over the last 23 years with the Hysterectomy Association. The problem was, back then, I was too shy, too worried about what other people … Continue reading Changing the world doesn’t have to be through the ‘big’ stuff
If there is one thing I've learnt over the years of working with the t'Interweb, it's the importance of asking for feedback. I do this all the time. For instance when women are in touch at The Hysterectomy Association, I'll ask them if they wouldn't mind completing a feedback form; when someone contacts me to … Continue reading Asking for reviews and feedback for your books
Here's a simple story of how social media works in practice and how I found a new supplier on Facebook quite by accident. Things to Note First: I also run a social enterprise called The Hysterectomy Association. We have a Facebook Page. I also have a public Facebook Page for me as Linda Parkinson-Hardman the author … Continue reading So, here’s a personal story about how social media works in practice to give you and your business exposure
At the beginning of 2011 I started my journal for the year with a question to myself which I've asked many times over the years previously but this time thought that it warranted a little more effort and thought to answer than I had previously applied. The question was 'how do you change a life?' … Continue reading Hysteria, it’s not funny on HRT or How do you change a life?
When you are paid a compliment, no matter what it is or from whom you receive it, it makes you feel great. You get a lovely warm glow inside that makes you go 'ahhhhhhh'. Even if you are one of those who find it difficult to accept, you still feel a million dollars and as … Continue reading The achievements that matter in life
Is it possible to change the world just one book at a time? I honestly believe so, which is why I launched a challenge to myself that started yesterday to sell 200,000 copies of my e-Book, LinkedIn Made Easy, in just 30 days - I'm on day 29 already, so the clock is ticking ..... fast!
Two days to go till D-Day. The project to sell 200,000 LinkedIn Made Easy e-Books in just 30 days starts formally on Monday 23rd November. The Information Scientist in me also needs to keep a record of what happens during this period of great change too, so I'm going to start with basic stats about … Continue reading 21st November 2009
I've just discovered the secret to staying focussed ....! Yes, really I have! Yesterday, I spent some time working where I had no internet access at all and as a result didn't have that really useful facility of "I'll just go online to see what's going on" or "I think I'll just check my email". … Continue reading Catching up with work avoidance