Entries by Ashley

9 Habits of Highly Successful People

Everyone wonders how successful people became successful. I promise you it’s more than just luck. People who are successful work hard and continue to work hard even after they are successful. The path for success is different for everyone, but amongst those paths there are common attributes. The best way to become successful is to […]

29 Seriously Free Stock Photo Websites

When faced with trying to find a photo, many people are not aware that most of the photos they find around the web are not free. In fact, there have been many times that I have worked with clients and noticed that they are using images that are not theirs. Legally, you cannot just use any image […]

17 Simple Steps to Speed Up Your WordPress Site

Obviously, I advocate WordPress and love the platform dearly. It is the best content management system (CMS) available today. However, there are times that it becomes a bit heavy for use and bogs down the server. Whether you have a lot of plugins, or just a slow environment, WordPress can be a bit resource intensive and slow at […]

10 Common Networking Mistakes You Need To Avoid

No Matter the industry you work in or event you go to, chances are you are doing some sort of networking. Just like playing the piano, singing, or kickboxing, networking is a skill you need to continually use and practice to make sure you are networking effectively. As beneficial good networking is, you can do […]

7 Ways to Handle an Unruly Customer

No matter the industry you work in, company you work for, or how many customers you have, every once in a while you will have to deal with an upset customer. We are in the golden age of “Customer Service” where the aim is to make sure all customers are completely satisfied with the service we […]

7 Reasons Why You Need to Avoid Your Email

Exit that window. Just stop. Close that tab and stop looking at it. That’s right, I caught you… Emails run our lives. We sit and we wait for something good to appear in our inbox, and alas, it never does. What’s the point of sitting and wasting your days staring at your emails? Constantly checking your […]