High Intensity Interval Training- The Other Aerobic Workout

Not many people are familiar with the HIIT system of training (High Intensity Interval Training). Often time when I speak to people in the gym, I will hear them rave about their half marathon run (something that personally I couldn’t do because I find it too mundane), or the conventional 3 mile run on the […]

Book Review: Son of Hamas

Son of Hamas by Mosab Hassan Yousef is the story of a man that ever since he was a small boy, has had an inside view of the deadly terrorist group Hamas. “The oldest son of Sheikh Hassan Yousef, a founding member of Hamas and its most popular leader, young Mosab assisted his father for […]

Sales Commission, Do They Really Effective?

I read a very insightful article today by Daniel Pink that discusses the effectiveness of sales commission on salespeople performance, and whether they really increase the motivation to sell more. I thought about it, and concluded that even though it might create a motivation to sell more, it doesn’t necessary lead to an increase in sales. I base my conclusion on my past […]

An Education (Movie Review)

Irm and I  watched a very interesting movie last night titled An Education. It is very hard to write much about the movie without adding some spoilers, thus I will keep it short. The story takes place in the 1960s, Jenny is a bright young schoolgirl quickly approaching her 17th birthday. Jenny’s parents have sacrificed […]

How To Blog Effectively For Business (Video # 1)

As promised, every Friday morning I will publish a new lecture video that will cover one topic about Inbound Internet Marketing. Today’s topic is “How To Blog Effectively For Business”. There is lots of information in this video, so feel free to take notes. The content is from Inbound Marketing University, a training program which […]

SEO? What About WVO: Website Visual Optimization?

If you are a marketer, you are already familiar with the term SEO (Search Engine Optimization). Optimizing a website to be found via “organic” search is an important element of any website/content strategy plan, no doubt, but what about optimizing the way your website is viewed by the user? Let’s say  you are creating a website […]

A Great Social Media Statistics List (reference link)

I came across this very insightful article today titled The Ultimate List: 300 + Social Media Statistics. I enjoy reading statistical data (especially one that deals with what I’m fond of , Marketing), because I find it an accurate tool to analyze almost everything in life. I post this mainly as a reference link for future use, but […]

My Louisiana Food Experience-Gumbo (Part 1)

Last night, Irm and I were invited to a traditional Louisianan dinner that I personally looked forward to attending. The first dish that was served was the famous Gumbo. What is Gumbo? Wikipedia describes it as a “stew or soup originating in Louisiana which is popular across the Gulf Coast of the United States and into the U.S. South. It […]

I Added The Facebook Like Button

I am not quite sure how it will help, but just for fun I added the Facebook Like Button. You can find it at the bottom of each post (note to self: hmm, should it on top or bottom?). I have to admit that it did cost me some precious time to embed it. I […]