American Red Cross blood shortage

I haven't shared any photos in a while. So I thought this would be a good time to share one I took yesterday. The caption says it all. Don't forget to support Red Cross right now during disaster in Japan. You can simply text REDCROSS to 90999 to donate $10,... Continue reading this »

Measure the power of your business cards

Business cards are still important when you network and socialize. They might not be as important as they were 10 years ago, they are still relevant and must have for anyone looking to make personal and business connections. Plus, there's something about having business cards that gives you that... Continue reading this »

Don't give up on your dreams

After months of work, I've finally released my new project to the public last week. Viktorix is an online guide to professional event planning. The idea is to leverage experience and knowledge of event professionals to help other... Continue reading this »

Birthday wish fundraiser for Human Rights Watch

Some people take the day to be selfish, at least once a year when they are allowed to be. Some people don't really care to celebrate their birthday. Usually, I fall within the 2nd category. It's just a day that marks yet another year of getting closer to being... Continue reading this »

Review: How to turn traffic and trust into sales

Affiliate marketing is one of the best ways to make money online. It's not a get rich quick scheme. It's not a  pyramid  scheme. It is a genuine way of creating another stream of income for yourself. Many affiliate marketers are able to make five to six figure incomes... Continue reading this »

Sarah Palin trademarks her name, personal brand

Apparently, Sarah Palin and her daughter Bristol Palin, are trying to trademark their names. Yes, you heard me right. This is the ultimate way to make your brand, personal or business, more profitable. I'm not surprised this news hit the fan right before the big weekend in football. The Continue reading this »

What is personal brand?

The word puzzles many people. Yet it is as simple as counting 1, 2, 3. The marketing industry made it confusing, too "out there" for people to try to comprehend it. It became nothing more than another word in marketing jargon. We need to take it back, reel it back... Continue reading this »

Become authentic commenter by writing micro posts

Comments. Yes, you've heard it before, "Comment on other blogs." But really, how often do you actually do it? Or, a better question is, how often do your comments contribute to the conversation started by the blogger? When I comment on other blogs I treat my comments as "micro posts." There... Continue reading this »

5 easy tips to boost your blog's speed now

Speed matters. Even in the day of the high speed internet, people get turned off if a site takes its time to load. Whatever the reasons might be for a slow download speed, you have to ensure that your blog is optimized to its fullest potential. If you're starting out blogging... Continue reading this »