My Struggle with Perfectionism and How I’m Overcoming It


If you were a self-aware perfectionist, you would understand my struggle. Why self-aware? Well, some perfectionists are not even aware they’re driving themselves and others crazy. They probably don’t even realize that their circle of friends is getting smaller. Perfectionism is a double-edged sword. It can be a good thing. You wouldn’t want, say a mediocre surgeon performing surgery on…

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3 Things Homepreneurs Wish Family and Friends Understood


If you’re a homepreneur, you could probably relate to this. While running our business from home have many advantages, there are some challenges other than the business itself. It can be quite emotionally draining having to deal with family and friends who don’t understand how we work.  There’s an article by Kevin Daum published in Inc.com with the title 6…

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Who are Homepreneurs and What do They Do?


Homepreneur is not a term you find in dictionary, at least not yet. It’s a combination of the word “home” and “entrepreneur” to describe an individual who start one or more businesses, self run or manage by a small group of people (usually family or friends) from their home. Homepreneurs are on the rise right now but they are often…

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5 Things to Prepare and Consider Before You Hire a Web Designer


Whether you’re revamping your existing website or starting a new one, preparation will save you time and money before you engage in the service of web development company to work on your project. This is also partly applicable to those of you who is savvy enough to develop your own website. Having managed numerous web development projects, understanding a client’s…

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Resolving Online Consumer Disputes for E-Commerce Business


If you’re running a small business with limited resources, dispute resolution can be very time consuming and sometimes may result in monetary loss. No matter how good the customer service you provide, there will always be problems that will arise between you and the customers that’s not within your control. If you know what you’re doing, you can always deal…

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12 Ways to Slim Down Without Even Trying


Just type “How to lose a certain amount of kg in a certain amount of time” in Google and you’ll get bombarded with thousands of diet plans or workout tips. Some work, some don’t. There are just too many things to remember. As for me, I don’t really want the hassle of counting calories all the time or to remember…

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10 Coffee Shop Etiquette to Follow in the Mobile Age


Ever since coffee culture has gone mainstream, more people are flocking to café not just to hang out with their friends but also to find a place with good ambience to work or study. As mobile workers who prefer to work in café rather than office, we’ve done our fair share of café hopping. So, we came across a few…

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