The day will come where you will literally sleep.... forever. Before that day arrives you will sleep away around 248,200 hours* of your life. You will spend another 193,200 hours** working for someone else, or yourself. The remaining 248,200 hours*** you have alive, not sleeping or working... who the f%$k knows. Now I'm only going … Continue reading The mind blowing number of hours you spend dead across 85 years
You have to have a big vision and take very small steps to get there. You have to be humble as you execute but visionary and gigantic in terms of your aspiration. In the Internet industry, it's not about grand innovation, it's about a lot of little innovations: every day, every week, every month, making … Continue reading Day 26 – Humbleness and vision put simply -#300wordsaday
For the first time in nearly a week I've been somewhat challenged to find a topic to blog about - I think the creativity juices are not flowing strongly today. Then again today was an epicly productive day not to mention quite full on so I'd be lying if I said laying here at 11:30pm … Continue reading Day 6 – A lesson in persistence and personal growth – #300wordsaday
I've been blogging for 2.5 years. Traffic has never been that great. I've had a handful of followers who I've interacted with over the years but the traction I'd really like to get hasn't come about yet. It's my fault. Over the next 30 days you'll see why by the power of opposites -- if … Continue reading Day 1 – Can you really turn your life around in 30 days? #300wordsaday
At 16 I knew what I wanted out of life on the grand scheme of things and ultimately not much has changed from that dream. But I asked myself the question; If I was 16 again, and, like a bee, I was given one chance to chose the “occupation” that would stay with me for … Continue reading A second chance at 16
YOU CAN WIN A COPY OF THIS BOOK... Shipping included! Feel The Fear and Do It Anyway by Susan Jeffers. I have raved about this book before, I've blogged about it, tweeted about it, read it and recommended it... Now I have purchased another brand new copy to give away - I'll even ship it … Continue reading ivansiladji.com – 1 Year Anniversary Giveaway
When I think back on my favourite and best performing posts on ivansiladji.com as I near the 1 year anniversary since I started the blog I always get excited and humbled by three that stand out. And from my stats on these posts they are statistically successful as well. The reason? They cover three areas … Continue reading Top 3 blog posts to attract your soul mate, succeed in dream chasing and be inspired by the visioning process
For any of you parents joining me here for this post I'm sure you will appreciate the instinctive and protective nature we have over our little ones. My son showed me why their little spirits are more resilient than we think. Each week in our neighbourhood the local council collects all our household waste … Continue reading Today my Son fell over… What happened next made me cry.
I went to my first "motivation seminar" when only about 16 years old. I remember being dressed in black pressed pants and a black button up business shirt. My Dad has always been a big believer that you are treated in accordance to how you are dressed so if I was to be attending an … Continue reading It’s true! It does happen! It does happen to successful people!
I have no doubt that some people will gasp at the idea put forward in this post as it requires you to actually work... and I'm sure I will be contacted by a tonne of social media marketers who believe they have a way I can capitalize on my time.. I get that, but here … Continue reading Earning personal brand vs. growing personal brand