Everything is Figureoutable

Everything is Figureoutable

Every year I sit and plan out and set goals for the next year and I had big plans for 2017. But like they say, “We plan, God, laughs.” 

Early January I realized I was pregnant. I soon realized there was no way I would achieve anything leave alone everything without some X-Men superpower to make it all happen.

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Financial stress and how I deal with it

Financial stress and how I deal with it

Financial stress can be overwhelming at times leaving you feeling paralyzed. The key is to know what triggers the stress and over a period you will be able to design an action plan specific to you that helps you manage the stress.

So, today I thought I would share with you how I deal with financial stress.

 

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Writing your own definition of success

Writing your own definition of success

Society has its own definition of success, and when we compare ourselves to that definition, most often we find ourselves short.

 

For all we know, we may have all that is needed to be happy, but the comparison to society's definition of success can steal us of that happiness.

 

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Perfectionism is not equal to Productivity

Perfectionism is not equal to Productivity

I've often heard people say, "I can't put it out unless it's perfect." These people are not fooling anyone but themselves.

Perfectionism is not equal to productivity. I'm sure many of you are rolling your eyes right now but hear me out.

 

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Overcoming the Fear of Failure

Overcoming the Fear of Failure

It should not come to you as a surprise when I say that you are not alone if you have this fear of failure.

At one point or another, we all find ourselves wanting to do something new, something different in life. Often that desire is accompanied by the fear of failure.

 

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Managing Money in your 20's

Managing Money in your 20's

In the last few years, I have become more conscious of how I spend my money. And like with everything I have some advice for my twentysomething-year-old self. These are not necessarily specific for the 20s, and I hope there is something that you can take away from this "note to self" even if you are not in your 20s.

 

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5 Ways to Overcome Loneliness while Working from Home

5 Ways to Overcome Loneliness while Working from Home

When I left my day job and moved to a new city in a new country, I was so thrilled about working from home. As my own boss, I could work on the things I liked as per my convenience. As an introvert, I feel that I easily get tired of socializing. I feel refreshed when I am alone and enjoy being alone. But within short months of working from home, I realized how isolating and lonely it could get. I realize that even introverts need social interaction maybe not as much as an extrovert, but it is important to feel mentally sane.

 

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5 ways you can help your favorite author

5 ways you can help your favorite author

It’s only now that I am in the writing and publishing sphere that I understand the importance of supporting authors. For a change, I was not asked for a free copy of my book. Instead, this absolute stranger asked how she could help me. So far I was only asked about getting free copies of my book, so I have a solid answer ready. But when asked how she could help me, that took me by surprise. I didn’t know what to say so I just fumbled a meek response that maybe she could buy my book and review it. Whether she buys my books or not this sure got me thinking how important it is that we support the authors whose books give us company on many occasions.

 

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My Favorite Tools & Resources

My Favorite Tools & Resources

I am a solopreneur. For those of you who are not familiar with this term, it means I am the CEO, the executive, customer care representative, intern, the IT guy, basically everything. So, it's very important for me to have tools and resources that help me manage everything without going crazy.

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Saving money is not the same as cutting corners

Saving money is not the same as cutting corners

It may seem like a good idea to save money by cutting corners, and you may even see some immediate positive results. But in the long run, it may land up costing you more.

 

Instead of thinking of ways to cut corners it's a better idea to see how you can get most out of your money.

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Real Life Friends You Need to UnFriend

Real Life Friends You Need to UnFriend

As we grow older, it gets hard to make new friends and even harder to keep old friends. College, work, married life, children, between all this it's hard to hold on to old friends and even before you know it ten years have passed and that message you wanted to send to your dear friend is still in draft.

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Habits for an organized life

Habits for an organized life

It's no secret that good habits make life simpler. It's like putting your mind on autopilot for decisions that not necessarily need active attention but are essential for a productive life.

Here are some habits that will help you have a more productive day:

 

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