TRANSLATING WRITTEN CONTENT INTO SPOKEN WORD

Standing there, presentation behind me and a group of strangers in front of me. You feel the eyes staring, knowing what you’re about to say can either go well or not, and the outcome will be decided by the length […]

USING YOUR PAST TO INFLUENCE THE FUTURE

When I recently shared my untold story, I was unaware of the impact it would have. Within 24 hours, I received a public speaking opportunity, along with a number of tweets, comments and DM’s from others who related to the story. […]

THE UNTOLD STORY

At 11am this morning, I delivered a lecture to local students, sharing my journey, and also my untold story. An untold story that I’ve kept to myself (only my exes know) for almost 12 years, and today, I felt I […]

BLOGGING FULL-TIME…IS IT FOR ME?

More and more, blogging full-time is being considered. I’ve seen something that was once a ‘1 month’ project turn into something where I’m now influencing. I’m now putting more time into John’s Road to Volunteering, whilst sorting out other aspects […]

BEHIND THE SCENES OF BLOGGING

Someone, somewhere is hard at work creating content for their blog. Content that can take several hours to muster up, just to satisfy their needs, their community’s needs and any potential followers. BLOGGERS ARE NOT GIVEN ENOUGH CREDIT FOR WHAT […]

COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS WEEK 1

Today, I’m sharing with you 5 individuals I believe are incredible people, whom are making a difference in the blogging world. It’s the start of ‘Community Champions’, a weekly recognition I’m hosting to let people know their acts of kindness, […]

COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS WEEK 2

Every week, I’m featuring 5 incredible individuals on John’s Road to Volunteering, who I see as ‘Community Champions’. ‘Community Champions’ are inspirational individuals who take time out of their day to make an impact on the world in their own […]

PRESSURES OF BLOGGING

Is it me or does the term ‘Blogger’ a pressure in itself? We’re under the pressure to create eye-catching content drawing in a crowd to witness our thoughts being put into an article, with the unknown quantity, as to if […]