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Day: October 6, 2018

On Positive Motivation and Accountability

On Positive Motivation and Accountability

Motivation
“Positive” motivation arises from the need to seek out what can be experienced, in contrast to “negative” motivation that is born out of the need to avoid something. In many ways, negative motivation is like being pushed from the behind (the past) while positive motivation is like being pulled by the future.Accessing meaningful motivation — not simply the kind of motivation that gets us to work each morning (which, believe me, is still incredibly important!) — is a lifelong challenge, commitment, and practice. A self-responsible person is motivated to be fully alive and to be aware of his or her decisions as opposed to living life by default. A self-responsible person is ready, able, and willing to turn negative motivation into positive moti...
Ravens News 10/6: Golden State Ravens, John Brown's motivation, hidden gems and more!

Ravens News 10/6: Golden State Ravens, John Brown's motivation, hidden gems and more!

Motivation
To the Ravens news... Unearthing Every NFL Team’s Early Hidden Gem - Bleacher Report Baltimore Ravens: LB Za’Darius Smith The Baltimore Ravens don’t have a shortage of pass-rushers. Terrell Suggs is still the centerpiece of the defense, even in his 16th season. Matt Judon finished second on the team in sacks last season, racking up eight. Tim Williams, whom the team selected in the third round of the 2017 draft, is in the mix as well. But Za’Darius Smith is the emerging star in this group. Smith and Judon have rotated as the starter opposite Suggs this season, but Smith staked his claim as the team’s best edge-rusher with two sacks and six more quarterback hits. The fourth-year linebacker experienced a breakthrough performance in Week 3 against the Denver...
10 Ways to Refresh a Stale Content Marketing Strategy

10 Ways to Refresh a Stale Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Strategy
Lots of businesses already make use of content marketing. But not all of them actually see an impact from it. If your content marketing strategy is feeling a bit stale, take a cue from members of the online small business community and give your strategy a refresh. Here are some tips. Do a Quick and Easy Content Audit for Your Website Before you improve the content on your website, it’s important to understand what you already have, so you can determine what is working and what isn’t. In this 3Bug Media post, Gary Shouldis explains why you should do a content audit and how exactly to do it. Adjust Your Link Building Strategy to Reach Content Sceptics Today’s internet users tend to be fairly skeptical. So old school link buildin...
4 Major Ways in Which Big Data is Impacting Social Media Marketing

4 Major Ways in Which Big Data is Impacting Social Media Marketing

Social Media Marketing
With the advent and increased use of the internet, social media has become an integral part of people’s daily routine. Social media is not only used to connect with others, but it has become an effective platform for businesses to reach their target audience. With the emergence of big data, social media marketing has reached an altogether new level. It is estimated that by 2020 the accumulated volume of big data will reach 44 trillion gigabytes. With such an enormous amount of data available, marketers are able to utilize it to get actionable insights for framing efficient social media marketing strategies. All the status updates, photos and videos posted by users on their social network contain useful information about their demographics, likes, dislikes, etc. Businesses are util...

Why exercising in a group is better than working out alone: motivation, fun, community

Motivation
When Alice Harbison was seven months pregnant, she attended a fitness boot camp in Happy Valley. Having just moved to Hong Kong from the UK, the 36-year-old was keen to maintain her fitness and muscle tone so she wouldn’t have any problems regaining her pre-pregnancy body after giving birth. “My goal was to lose 10kg post-delivery,” says Harbison. “My new friends in Hong Kong suggested I try these boot-camp sessions in my neighbourhood, and from that first class I was hooked. The workouts are held three mornings a week and I get to exercise with fun and energetic people. Thanks in part to these sessions, I’ve already lost 15kg and managed to keep the weight off so far.” Why more whole foods, and no processed food, helps you lose kilos “Happy Val...
What was Kyrie's motivation to announcing intent to re-sign?

What was Kyrie's motivation to announcing intent to re-sign?

Motivation
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