How To Be Your Own Accountability Partner

Instead of waiting for someone else to help you reach your goals, ask yourself these questions to take matters into your own hands.     Procrastination, blame, and downright laziness. It’s easy to put off tasks and responsibilities, but if you want to be successful, you need accountability. A lot has been written about the…

How To Love What You Do (When You Really Don’t)

I came across this article written by Nicola Appleton from Collective Hub and I feel like a lot of people I have spoken to lately could relate to this. I personally could relate to the Self-Determination theory. I feel happier at work when I have autonomy, competence and have great working relationship with my colleagues. Those…

How To Wear All Black

I am hands down an All Black girl. I am not trying to channel Wednesday (I like her though). I just love the look! It looks classy, edgy, it matches everything and hides everything! The color palette in my wardrobe pretty much consists of the color black, grey and navy blue. My go-to look would…

How To Ace a Job Application

A recruiter who’s interviewed hundreds of people shares her 3 best tips to ace a job application If your résumé and cover letter are a mess, then you’re probably not going to advance too far in the hiring process. Áine Cain from Business Insider spoke with Yelp senior sales recruiter Kristin Carlson about the $3…

How To Make Friends When Traveling Solo

I love traveling solo and has only started doing it last year. The liberating feeling, the interesting people, you can eat as often as you can, love it! A week before my first trip though I was worried that I would feel bored and lonely because I would be alone for 4 whole weeks. Bearing…

How To Style Your Birkenstock

I bought a white Birkenstock last year and ever since, have been trying to dress my outfit around the wildly stylish sandal. I just love the casual and effortless touch it gives to my outfit. I could just wear a simple maxi cotton dress with it and bam! I l feel beautiful. Here are some…

How To Take Significantly Better iPhone Photos

Remember when you used to take a digital camera on holidays? Yeah, us neither. The pervasiveness of our smartphones has mostly rendered any other camera redundant – after all, if you visit an idyllic location and don’t put it on Instagram, did it even happen? But if your following is a little on the light…

How To Organise Your Life This Week

Photo credit: Hannah Roche The difference these simple steps can make will surprise you. 1. Give everything a place  There is nothing worse than starting your day in a chaotic, messy space. Everything needs a home and a clean space = a clear mind. From storage cabinets to folders – find functional storage solutions that…

How To Recognise Symptoms of Adulthood

As a child, I would always wish to quickly grow into an adult. The word adult meant that I would have my independence, responsibilities, as well as control and support that is involved in the evolution of an adulthood. So here are the questions running in my mind. When does one turn into an adult?…

How to Start Side Hustle While Working Full Time – Humble Bundle

Maria Founder of Humble Bundle, and Insight Analyst in AGL Melbourne, Australia What did you want to be when you were a child? I don’t know. Because of my family background, I would say entrepreneur. My family has their own business and my dad is a great entrepreneur. I look up to him a lot….

How To Negotiate A Pay Rise

Edgar Daily Talking about, and negotiating, a pay rise in a professional work environment can often be a dreary, daunting task for many. We’ve all been through this before – you’ve been busy at work all year, feeling like you’ve achieved many milestones at work, checking things off your never-ending list. Another year has gone…

How To Keep It Real like Adele

Yes, you read that right – This article is inspired by THAT Adele. In an era where real girls next door are hung up on curating idealised, Instagram-friendly versions of themselves, Adele is keeping it real. I went to her Melbourne concert last night. I like her songs but I would not say I was…

How To Dress Like A Modern Princess

Nope I’m not talking about Kate Middleton. I am talking about Princess Deena Aljuhani Abdulazi. She is a mother of three, runs a fashion business called D’NA, nurtures emerging designers (Jason Wu and Prabal Gurung are few of the big names) and she is Vogue’s Arabia’s First Editor in Chief. Her style is impeccable and unique;…

How To Sell Your Property

Selling a home is not quite as simple as sticking up a ‘for sale’ sign and waiting for the buyers to come to you. When it comes to selling a property, no one is more qualified than the winner of 2015 Australasian Auction Championship, Harry Li from iSell Group. He has put together a video…

How To Know When It’s Time To Quit Your Job

I recently quit my job after being unhappy at work for 6-9 months. I was overworked, underappreciated for the extra work I was doing and worst of all, senior management was unable and unwilling to help. It has been one of the toughest decisions I’ve had to make but it has been one of the…

How To Dress For Work During Pregnancy

How To Dress for Work during Pregnancy by Yasmin Ghaliya Sofyan When I first found out I was pregnant, the idea of having to completely alter my wardrobe gave me such anxiety. I hated the thought of spending hundreds and hundreds of dollars for clothing that will realistically only be worn for the next 9 months,…

How To Avoid Toothache

Having a toothache is terrible. Some people even say that toothache is even worse than heartache. That’s why it is better to pay extra attention to your oral hygiene. After all, prevention is always better than cure, right? Here are 3 steps that you can do to avoid toothache. Brush your teeth regularly Brush your…