How do we become happy as an introvert? It’s pretty easy… if people don’t oblige us to socialize with them. I’ve seen running jokes about introverts disliking people (which I don’t entirely disagree with). But going deeper, there’s a lot happening within an introvert that triggers them to return to their shells. Moreover, extroverts’ standards have become
Becoming a freelancer was something I discovered through insistent searching on the web. I started from scratch with no mentor to guide me. I must say, landing on my first freelance writing job wasn’t really easy. It took me a long while but the patience of randomly pitching to job boards eventually paid off. That
Freelance writers make money through constructing written texts for clients. Whether it’s writing blogs, stories, e-books, and social media content, a freelancer would fit the role. Flexibility, own terms, own pace… sounds cool, right? Now you ask yourself, “Can I do it? Can I become a freelance writer in the Philippines, too?” Well, of course!
So you decided to start a blog and earn from writing. And as you become more serious, you get confused about which platform to use. Should I blog on my own website or on Medium? Is blogging on Medium worth it? Would self-hosting blogs better? Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a
Many writers have earned hundreds to thousands of bucks through online writing. While many writers earn from writing projects, it’s also most possible to earn astounding money from passive income streams. Let’s take the story of Ariana Huffington, the founder of HuffPost. She started a commentary blog site — yes, a blog — and paved her way to building
Psychologist William Knause estimated that a whopping 90% of college students procrastinate. About 25% of them have issues with time management and drop out of school. In 2018, Rescue Time’s research states that on average, people spend 3 hours and 15 minutes a day (49.4 days per year) using their phones. We get a lot
It was in 2013 when I first recognized how interests gravely impact the course of our lives. Being a random and spontaneous person with too many interests, I was clueless about where I would end up. I was an Architecture student back then. It wasn’t even my first choice — well, I didn’t have a first choice.
You wake up and realize it’s gonna be another long day. Not that your job stresses you so much, but your toxic co-workers surely raise the stress-level to the roof. Toxic people and destructive mindset linger within the workplace. To be honest, they are difficult to subdue. While some toxic people feed on other people’s
Working is an excellent way to pay for a college education. But, having a job can be challenging because studying is also essential for a college student. So what is the best solution to earn without risking school? Ever heard about freelancing? It’s a good side-hustle since one doesn’t need any major experience to apply
“Am I having a quarter-life crisis?” The fact you’re reading this means you probably are. And you’re seeking a solution. Maybe you’re frustrated about life, careers, and relationship. Let’s face it. There’s no one way-get away solution for this. But allow me to guide you about these quarter-life circumstances. I vividly remember the tearful days
“I am one of the world’s most self-conscious people. I really have to struggle.” — Marilyn Monroe “I’m not shy!” I defended. “You only talk when you’re spoken to,” he said. “That doesn’t mean I’m shy. I just have nothing to say.” “If you’re not shy about it, then why can’t I talk to them?” “Because
You’re in a dilemma. You find it hard to choose your career path. You ask yourself “should I get a job or start a business?” This scenario is close to me. I was there, too. Not once, not twice. But it frustrated me day and night, year by year. Which path should you take?