Self-publishing Checklist for New Authors


Writing is easy when your creative juices are flowing. Either take a clean break or go through what you have already penned down and introspect on it. Authoring a book is not just penning a story. While self-publishing is seen as simple and free, the reality is very different.



Do you have pen and paper at hand? Be sure to keep those educational juices flowing because knowledge paves the road to the top. We’ve all heard the phrase ‘knowledge is power’, but what does that mean exactly? Should we set up a plan for world domination?


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How to Add Color and Use Creativity at Work

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So, since we all need to use creativity at work, whether you’re putting pen to paper, or pointer finger to mouse, we have to try different ways to get our creative juices flowing. As a child, I thought creativity only meant art, music, and dance; things I liked doing but I wasn’t very good at. In school, I was the kid who used every art supply on my project even though I was only supposed to use yarn and pipe cleaners.

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Need YouTube Video Ideas? Where You Need to Look for Inspiration

TechSmith Camtasia

Sure, you need to create content that inspires your artistic or creative juices, but if you aren’t paying attention to your audience, then you are not serving them. I want the content to light up my creative juices and be relevant and inspiring for my audience. Some of you may choose to use a good old-fashioned notebook and pen to jot down your thoughts.

Attending a Conference? These Are My Top 5 Tips!

Ashley Chiasson

While there, I’ll load up on my pocket snacks of nuts/fruit/something sweet, and will also grab a green juice and fill up my water. Don’t forget your pen/notebook/laptop. DevLearn is upon us and I’m sad that I’ll be missing this one. I’m not cleared to fly post-op until the beginning of November, so I will desperately be consuming the conference backchannel all week long!

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2014 Reflection and Resolutions


I’m fairly confident knowing those of you reading this with more experience in the writing of the English language wish you had a red pen to mark up this very post for me. Drawing Plan: My creative juices are firing on all cylinders late at night rather than first thing in the morning when it comes to sketching and drawing. It’s that time of year where just about everywhere you look or read it’s reflecting on the year’s end.

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Getting the spring of ideas flowing

Saffron Interactive

It’s important to gather all the possible information around the project in advance of the session, as gaps in knowledge and information appearing during the idea generation might interrupt the flow of fruitful creative juices. Putting pen to paper. Good luck - and let us know if these tips work for you, or your ideas for getting the creative juices flowing!

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World of Learning Conference Review

eLearning 24-7

I think I saw two vendors giving out a shot to win an iPad, one was offering the opportunity to win Rum (that was cool), but pens ruled the day. . I should have recorded these little gems, but my phone had a little juice left, so wasn’t doable.

48 Books Every Aspiring Chief Learning Officer Should Read


This is the book you’ll want to keep on your desk and refer to when you’ve run out of juice or need a helping hand. Thompson has done a tremendous service by penning this book. I might be biased, but being part of the learning and development community is not only fascinating but rewarding. As a multidisciplinary field that spans the entire employee lifecycle (from recruitment to retirement), it often feels like you’re wearing more hats than you even own.

Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Video Recording

TechSmith Camtasia

Or Perhaps you’re using an accessory like a new tablet pen that you’d like to review? Let your creative juices flow! Your mobile device is capable of so many things, sometimes it’s hard to keep track of the features that mobile apps offer. You can surf the web, check your bank statement, or place an order for take-out right from your fingertips.