Keyboard Symbols List and Instructions

How to Make Keyboard Symbols Using Alt Key, HTML and Unicode Characters Here is a handy list of Alt Key, HTML and Unicode symbols you can make with standard text fonts on your computer keyboard with how-to instructions to make it easy. It helps if you have a numeric keypad, but if you don’t there are …

I Became The Tutorial Lady by Accident

I Became The Tutorial Lady Kind Of By Accident   I did not set out to have a career as The Tutorial Lady. My tutorial writing started because of a need I noticed and so I just took it upon myself to fill it… with a how-to tutorial. It all started back in 1994, when I bought …

Recession-Proof Your Business

How Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs can help you recession-proof your business Are you a small or home-based business owner? Then you have a definite edge over the corporate giants when the economy falters. In this tutorial, you’ll learn ways to re-focus your business quickly so you are offering what people want, need – and are willing to …

Create Income Teaching Teleclasses

Well-planned teleseminars can be sources for multiple streams of income This tutorial – How to Create Income Teaching Teleclasses – covers the important basics about conducting teleclasses (also called teleseminars or teleconferences)… plus ways you can earn ongoing passive income using teleclasses as a teaching tool. So, what is a teleclass? A teleclass is, essentially, a …

How to Create Flyers with Microsoft Word

The Complete Word Flyer Design Tutorial on One Page… for Word 2003, 2007 and 2010 This page is a step-by-step tutorial on how to create flyers with Microsoft Word… with detailed instructions for Word versions 2003, 2007 and 2010. I originally created this Word flyer tutorial in 2006 for clients who wanted to update their own …

The Happiness of Pursuit Book Review

Chris Guillebeau’s book The Happiness of Pursuit shifted my perspective on aging Have you ever read a book that set you on a whole new path in life? Or that joggled your sense of passion and purpose into practical action? I did… and I’m on a 30-year quest because of it… from age 70 to 100. Last …

E-Cubed by Pam Grout Book Review

A heartfelt review of Pam Grout’s book E-Cubed, where she teaches us to play in the quantum field As I write the words of this book review, I sip the “Magical Weight Loss Potion” that I energetically created a few minutes earlier, using Pam Grout’s suggestions in Experiment 8. I’m proving that my beliefs are changing my physical …

“Think Like a Freak” Book Review

“Think Like A Freak” by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner If you’ve read the Freakonomics books, you’ll know that “thinking like a freak” often means going against conventional wisdom. This new book – Think Like A Freak – hammers home the idea that our biases and current set of beliefs color our decision-making more than …

Wool by Hugh Howey

Life in Hugh Howey’s “silo” world Generations ago, the world suffered an upheaval of some kind. Everything about the “old world” has been forgotten, the memories obliterated. Your current world in an underground silo is all that exists… as far as you know. If you were born and lived your whole life in the lower third …

The Hunger Games Trilogy Book Review

I read The Hunger Games trilogy from two perspectives: that of senior citizen… and also a 1960s hippie. I was impressed on both counts.   I may be a senior citizen now, but I’m also a counterculture hippie-type person from the 60s. So I read and then reviewed The Hunger Games trilogy from two perspectives. Old fogey me …