Twitter Waste Of Time

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Twitter Waste Of Time I've had a Twitter account now for 12 months - and for the first time ever - my followers now outnumber the people I follow. However I've come to the conclusion that Twitter is nothing but a waste of time. Sold to many people (like me) as a "must do" for social engagment and building a blog/website audience it just sucks. Its taken me a year to build a following/follower base - and for the first time yesterday my followers outnumbered the people I'm following - does it matter ???? - not one bit. No one appreciates the fact that I follow them, and no one reads the tweets that I put out. Yesterday I tweeted this.....   to over 2,000 … [Read more...]

Better For Some, Worse For Others

Best Home For Your Savings

As Personal Debt Shrinks for Some, Others Face Crisis The way people spend money reveals a great deal about their financial attitudes. And if the recent uptick in consumer spending is any indication, UK shoppers are feeling pretty good about the economic recovery. But economic trends send mixed signals, so it makes sense to consider the big picture before jumping to conclusions. And though positive economic activity is good, by most measures, spending driven by debt is unsustainable. As many borrowers found out in 2008, taking-on too much debt leads to catastrophic outcomes. And though stop gap measures have been fortified within the mortgage industry, a new wave of debt is showing up, … [Read more...]

Like A Bad Penny

I'll be back

Like a bad penny - just when you thought you might have got rid of me I'M BACK Since I bought the house repossession last summer lots have things have changed in my life. I decided that I hated my day job - and put my business up for sale. It sold pretty quickly and I'm in the process of completing the deal right now. I've been ill :( about 3 months worth of having a very bad chest - so much so that it really knocked me off my feet for a while and anti biotics wouldnt touch it. Then my wife fell ill with the same thing. It was worse for my wife, as she was 6 months pregnant (hooray for the pregnancy -------- boooooooo for the illness) This bad chest led to her breaking a … [Read more...]