Why Do I Need A Mentor?

“Why Do I Need A Mentor?” This online blog is now three months old! Yes I could have achieved this, setting it up, looking for graphics, struggling to write content, doing it all alone but tearing my hair out in the process. I have created and “played” about with many websites in my time online.…

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What Are The Benefits Of Mentoring?

“What Are The Benefits Of Mentoring?“ Mentoring benefits both the mentor and the mentored person. A successful mentoring program benefits are: Enhancing strategic business methods and initiatives. Encouraging the interest in the chosen industry. Reducing unnecessary costs by eliminating unwanted purchases. Improving business productivity and actions by structured methods and plan. Breaking down the “silo”…

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The Characteristics Of Mentoring Are?

“The Characteristics Of Mentoring Are?” Following on from yesterday’s post today I look at the characteristics of mentoring. Mentoring takes place outside of any other relationship with the mutual consent of both the mentor and the person being mentored. It focuses on professional development that may be outside a mentored person’s normal area of work.…

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What does a mentor do?

“What does a mentor do?” A mentor is viewed as the more experienced member who is willing and able to pass on the benefit of that experience. However the role is not simply to ‘tell’ the mentored what to do, the role of the mentor is to: Be a role model, listen to both what…

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What is Mentoring?

“What is Mentoring?“ Following on from yesterday’s post I am finishing with a series of smaller  posts in relationship to Mentoring. (due to limited time – work training) Mentoring has been the key to me getting this blog up and running in the first place. Yes, I already knew how to create a blog, but…

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Why Have I Not Been Successful Online In 10 Years?

“Why Have I Not Been Successful Online In 10 Years?” Following on from yesterday’s post of which I have re-read myself many times. Let me say thank you to all those that have been inspired by it and left a comment. I feel gratefully appreciated. I came to realise that reading it many will be…

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10 Years Ago Tonight – What Did I Do?

“10 Years Ago Tonight – What Did I Do?” Let me set the scene:- I was at my close friends’ Allen and Elaine’s house enjoying a Friday night dinner. This was a regular occurrence and on many times went into the early hours of the morning. They use to be my neighbours and even though…

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How Do I Find Topics To Post Daily?

“How Do I Find Topics To Post Daily? Yesterday whilst browsing a Facebook group a fellow member asked me this question. I obviously responded with a reply, which in turn itself could have been a post. So I have decided to share what I am doing in this simple post. My response to his question…

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Happy 21st Birthday To My Son – Charlie Watson.

“Happy 21st Birthday To My Son Charlie Watson.” Today’s post is one of the easiest but the most emotional I will ever write on this blog. Every time that I think of my son Charlie, he has this massive emotional trigger on me for making me the proudest father ever. However I also feel like…

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A Methodical Routine and Focused Week

“A Methodical Routine and Focused Week” Well it’s that time of the week when I make a personal post as to what has been happening in my life this week. Work wise, in which I am talking about my regular paid job, I have had to walk to work as a result of the weather.…

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Facebook Groups?

“Facebook Groups” As a continuation from the previous posts in which I have looked at pinned posts. I thought that I would take a look at Facebook Groups, where you are able to pin-up to 3 posts at the top of the page. What is A Facebook Group? It is a space upon Facebook where…

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Pinned Posts Can Be Used For?

“Pinned Posts Can Be Used For?” As a continuation from yesterday’s post, today I am looking at the ideas that pinned posts can be used for. As mentioned in the previous post that there are two types of pinned posts and also the amount of pinned posts that you can pin. Normal Facebook Timeline Post…

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Being In Control

“Being In Control” I have totally changed today’s post due to the fact that I have been doing my favourite past time for an hour this afternoon. What may that be? I call it “Blog Hopping” catching up on other people’s blog postings and in addition the Facebook groups too. So why has my blog…

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Snow, Glorious Snow

Snow, glorious snow. That is what I have seen falling in the night as I worked my night shift. I went to bed this morning at 10am and now woken up to inches of snow. So it will be a walk to work tonight, trudging through it on the pavements. Thankfully I have them “Winter-Trax”…

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RIP – David

“RIP David” Today is going to be one of the most easiest posts to write. 24 years ago today my life changed forever and in such a painful way too. My little half-brother born only on the 8th of January, was sadly taken away from us in a dramatic series of events on what was…

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How Organised Are You?

How Organised Are You? One of my goals this year alongside my research into several projects, and eventual creation of products is to become more organised. Today I have taken time away from research as I tend to do backups at weekends and catch up on emails and other administrative tasks. One of my tasks…

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Life Before The Internet

“Life Before The Internet?” I know that for many, including myself life before the internet seems almost inconceivable, but for those that find it hard to believe, life still did exist! Everything though was of a different medium way back then and I am only speaking of just 30 years ago before the actual “Internet”…

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History Of The Internet – Animated

“History Of The Internet – Animated” Bookmark It

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Who Owns The Internet?

“Who Owns The Internet?” Now that is a very good question and the answer is? NO ONE DOES!! No single person or entity controls the internet in its entirety. The internet is more of a concept than a physical and tangible entity because it connects networks to other networks to create its physical structure. It…

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One week into 2013

Well we are already one week into 2013 – so what have you all been up to? What have I been up to? My year as usual has always started with my night job for now. I did become quite shocked as to how emotional and angry I felt with myself, as the New Year…

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At a time of loss

At a time of loss …. I came across this upon my Facebook page, today of all days, the actual death of my mum some 17 years ago now. As posted yesterday it was a day that changed our family lives despite the fact that we had a 24 year expectancy. However sometimes this is…

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RIP – Mum

Today I am dedicating this blog to the memory of my mum, whom passed away this weekend some 17 years ago now. Although she passed on the 6th, she did in fact pass on the Saturday morning at 10.45am, so today is a special day of remembrance in my heart. You only ever have one…

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Definition of The Internet

The Definition of “The Internet” “a global computer network providing a variety of information and communication facilities, consisting of interconnected networks using standardized communication protocols.” Other Web definitions: A global computer network providing a variety of information and communication facilities, consisting of interconnected networks using standardized communication protocol www.google.co.uk (dictionary) a computer network consisting of…

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10 Mind Blowing Facts About The Internet (Video)

10 Mind Blowing Facts About The Internet (Video) In my “live research” about The Internet I came across this video today via You Tube. Bookmark It

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The Internet

“The Internet” Ever since I purchased my first computer in 1996 for a mere £35 from my place of work, as they were upgrading their assets, I have been fascinated by them now most my life, and one could say that I am “married” to them. The simple reason I lived alone back then and…

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