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Writing the perfect crime story

There’s a good article here by Niall Leonard on how to write (and prepare to write) a good crime story. It talks about working out who dunnit, the motive and how to uncover clues… very useful.

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Regrets (Part 1)

Do you have regrets in life?

  • Missed opportunities.
  • Things that made us feel dumb.
  • Not perusing a relationship or getting into bad one.
  • Not spending our time more wisely…
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5 Common Interview Mistakes

Your handshake is firm, your eye contact is exceptional, and your thank-you notes are the perfect mix of professionalism and personality. Experts share the less obvious uh-ohs that could derail your chances.  735 more words


10 tips for a clean manuscript

Here’s a great article on the Books & Such blog about any last minute checks you need to do to your submission regarding common grammar mistakes. 16 more words

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Is going to the gym boring?

There was time many years ago when I was thinking that going to the gym was boring. Just doing the same movements time after time and just waiting in between the sets. 703 more words

Mario Villegas Seattle - Most Common Restaurant Startup Mistakes (and how to avoid them)

Mario Villegas Seattle - In any new business venture good decision-making is vital. Opening a new restaurant requires so many decisions that it’s not hard to make some bloopers along the way. 1,195 more words

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The Absolute Worst Mistake when Running Tile

There is nothing quite like the feeling of pride and accomplishment after completing a difficult home improvement project. It usually follows a long time of putting the project off and finally mustering up the energy and ambition to start it. 938 more words

Common Mistakes