Free Ebooks – Today, and Every Day

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I read a lot. This year, I’m on track to hit my goal of 200 books read by December 31. Thankfully, I don’t buy all of those books. Many of them I get through free ebook offers and free kindle […]

Can You Be Too Helpful?

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Be forewarned: This post is not one in which I (attempt) to impart the limited wisdom I have gained from my life. Instead, it’s a post in which I ask for wisdom from you wise ones. The Background: My friend […]

How to Unsend an Email

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Like many of you, I get a lot of emails. And, like many of you, a lot of those emails are asks or pitches for things. Some are good, some are not so good. This week, I got one of […]

How to Create Peace in Stress

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  Usually, we don’t see the peace around us. Instead, we bury our heads in work and play and family and life-life-life and sometimes – only sometimes – do we raise our head and really see the world around us […]

A Free Copy of My Ebook: How to Fundraise on Social Media

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The ebook I came out with last year, How to Fundraise on Social Media, just launched on Amazon. It’s a niche topic, so this won’t apply to all of you who read ClaireDiazOrtiz.com. However, if this is something that interests […]

What Can You Quit Today?

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“Every single Thursday, I quit something.” – Bob Goff   My friend, Bob Goff, is crazy. In an amazing way, of course. He is one of the most accomplished people I have ever met. He runs a law firm and a […]

Three Keys to Blogging for Profit

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I’ve talked before about how blogging has been one of the most important components of my career over the years, and I love hearing stories of how others have incorporated blogging into their professional lives. Recently I had the chance to read […]

How Goals Can Help You Define Success

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It’s no secret that I love me some productivity hacks. So last year, I was all smiles when I stumbled upon a wonderful productivity resource: the Beyond the To-Do List Podcast. Since that time, I’ve listened to dozens of Erik Fisher’s […]

The Art of Disappointing Others

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I don’t think I’m only one who lives in fear of disappointing others. In fact, I’d go so far as to say that my fear of disappointing others has led on a number of occasions to bad decisions, overwork, and […]

A Free Downloadable Guide to Setting Up Your Own Blog

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It’s September! Are you shocked? I am. Apparently, the end of August didn’t tip me off. It never does, I tell you.  I’m here to tell you today how much I love blogging. I love it. Love. Love. Most of […]