Using “Yes, And!” to Become Awesome

On February 22, 2012, in Awesome Guest Post, by Emily

This is the very first ever guest post on Eleven Minute Awesome, and I can’t think of anyone better to give that honor to: Avish Parashar at Motivational Smart Ass. You can read more about him at the end of this article. The premise of Eleven Minute Awesome is that if you spend just 11 […]

Get off your ‘buts’ and Say, ‘Yes, And’

On February 21, 2012, in Awesome Book Reviews, by Emily

Say Yes, And is a motivational book which takes you out of the land of nice theories and into the land of practical applications. Read my review here.

12 Reasons Why Blogging is Awesome

On February 2, 2012, in Articles of Awesomeness, Miscellaneous, by Emily

Blogging is awesome. In fact, the whole internet is pretty darned awesome. It’s enriched my life, it’s gotten me a wonderful man. It’s made me laugh and cry, too. I especially love blogging. I started out on LiveJournal with that typical ‘hello world’ post, and I’ve tried several of the blogging tips to make it […]

The Social Marketing Game

On January 31, 2012, in Articles of Awesomeness, Minimalism, by Emily

Social Marketing is a game. It’s your goal to get followers, targeted leads, and eventually sales as a result of your actions. That’s why the marketing folks spend hours upon hours strutting their virtual stuff, attempting to attract viewers and readers. I love the game, even though I suck at it. The platform that I […]

May I Quote You on That?

On January 30, 2012, in Articles of Awesomeness, Motivational Quotes, by Emily

I love numbers. They’re soothing to me because they’re concrete. People confuse me quite a lot sometimes, and the numbers are where I can find some refuge. I have three sites, one devoted to financial information, one devoted to personal development, and the third devoted to daily quotations. I’ve had all three of these for […]

The Journey Toward Awesomeness – Taking Steps

On January 25, 2012, in Articles of Awesomeness, by Emily

As I sit here in my living room typing on my Toshiba laptop, I am thinking about goals, goal setting, productivity, and more. The kitten on my right side is determined to get me to play with him, but I have to get my thoughts down. He warms my hips by virtue of being himself, […]

The Easy Recipe for Success

On January 20, 2012, in Success, by Emily

I used to spend hours trying to figure out the key to success while I was playing video games. I’ve pondered the rules of attraction while eating ice cream. I’ve even watched the Biggest Loser while pigging out on nachos. You know what I found? I don’t gain riches and wealth by playing video games. […]