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Creating identities to achieve goals

I hope you’re having a good Sunday… Today I’ve been flipping back through a book by Todd Herman: The Alter Ego Effect. If you’ve never heard of Todd Herman… He’s a specialist in getting the best out of people and when sports people or businessmen need specific results… They call Todd. He’s worked with some of the biggest names in …

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Love him or hate him?

Most people have heard of Conor McGregor whether they follow MMA (mixed martial arts) or not… Taking the UFC by storm with only having 5 UFC fights before getting a title shot. And way ahead of much more deserving fighters… Dan White, UFC president was reported to say about Conor. He’s a bigger draw for the company than two of …

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Netflix Weirdest K-drama

If you don’t know k-drama is Korean language television… Shows that are made in South Korea. (I didn’t know till I Googled what K-drama was.) Netflix is due to release possibly the strangest small-screen shows to date. Due to be aired on Netflix on 14th March… And the title? Chicken Nugget… Yeah really! Chicken Nugget is based on a webtoon… …

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The night I was RAVING like a bloody…

On a Friday night and quite a few years ago… I met up with a mate, then before I went out, I used to down a good volume of vodka. That night we met up and went into a local nightclub in Notts think it was called the Palais. That night I was more drunk than usual when my mate …

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The Most Bizarre Event in Olympic History

Called the most bizarre event in Olympic history… The 1904 men’s summer marathon in St Louis and part of America’s first Olympics, was held in conjunction with World’s Fair… Celebrating the Louisiana Purchase centennial and showcasing America’s imperialism. Proving to be a bizarre event due to a chaotic and ridiculous series of incidents. Consisting of a mix of seasoned marathoners …

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Why do people sniff themselves?

A new study was published in the scientific journal Physiology & Behavior… on self-sniffing (Olfactory self-inspection). They were using an online questionnaire about self-sniffing. 209 volunteers took part in the study. They answered questions about self-sniffing, hygiene, and disgust. From this, they learned that: 1) The number one sniffed part of the body was the hands. Closely followed by the …

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Have you read Sort Your Brain Out?

A few months ago, I attended a seminar where I saw a big UK motivational speaker… In London at the Royal Society of Physicians. A guy called Adrian Webster… And I tell you he was bouncing all over the place, think he mentioned he has ADHD either that or he was on speed, hahaha. Though I have to say he …

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What do you hate?

I was talking to my wife this morning and she looked out the kitchen window and said… “It’s blooming raining again!” Now I must agree I’m not too fond of the rain, especially that fine rain that completely soaks you… and I had to take my lad to school in that rain this morning. If I were to say what …

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My Simple First Bump Offer Bought In…

I’ll first quickly explain what a bump offer is… A bump offer (sometimes known as an order bump) is a simple sales technique for advertising another offer to the customer during checkout. Now you might be wondering… What’s the difference between a bump offer and an upsell? A bump offer is a promotional offer that’s displayed on the actual checkout …

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Poisoned by my local chippy

A couple of years ago I think now… Our usual weekend thing was to order a takeaway from the local chippy. I ordered my usual which at that time was a chicken shish kabab. And it was delicious. The next morning, however, I woke and felt bad, I got bad stomach pains, feeling sick and diarrhoea. I called the docs …