The 5 Minute Rule to get into Action Mode

The 5 Minute Rule to get into Action Mode

Getting started on a task is so freakin hard sometimes! Especially if it’s an important task. Or a dreaded one. I hate when I catch myself procrastinating on …anything really, to keep myself from doing stuff that matters. Facebook, Pinterest,...
Challenge yourself with the Pomodoro Method

Challenge yourself with the Pomodoro Method

One of the biggest challenges – for me at least – is actually getting started to work. Taking the first step – starting – can be intimidating and especially if it’s uncomfortable or important work it can be way too easy to procrastinate.After I finally start to...
The 7 benefits of reading

The 7 benefits of reading

Before we dive into the details of writing and publishing our novels I want to put the counterpart of writing into the spotlight: reading.Reading is, in my humble opinion, one of our basic human needs. It’s one of mine at least! Reading has tremendous effects on...
Motivation – The Driving Force

Motivation – The Driving Force

Everyone has conscious and unconscious reasons that drive our actions. You’ll have an enormous advantage in life, if you know what your deeper motivations are, because only when you know what drives you, you’ll be able to make changes. Motivations are the...
5 simple ways to finding ideas

5 simple ways to finding ideas

In this world exist people whose heads explode with ideas and who possibly couldn’t turn them all into books even if they wanted to. And then there are people who cannot resist the urge to write but lack a worthwhile idea. If you belong to the second group of...