5 Tips to Build a LinkedIn Profile That’ll Get You Noticed

5 Tips to Build a LinkedIn Profile That’ll Get You Noticed How to stand out on the world’s largest professional network NerdWallet Building and maintaining a standout LinkedIn profile isn’t optional. It’s not even highly recommended. It’s mandatory—if you want to stand out. Because 95 percent of recruiters use LinkedIn to actively search for and … More 5 Tips to Build a LinkedIn Profile That’ll Get You Noticed

Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 33: Telling Important Scenes, Instead of Showing

Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 33: Telling Important Scenes, Instead of Showing “Show, don’t tell” is arguably one of the most important principles of writing fiction. It’s the foundation of all of dramatic storytelling. “Telling” may get the bones of a scene across. But “showing” is what brings it to life. So it should come … More Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 33: Telling Important Scenes, Instead of Showing

No Bible, No Food

No Bible, No Food Rick Renner …Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God. — Matthew 4:4 Many years ago, I was living at such a furious pace that the only time I really opened my Bible was to prepare something to preach. The … More No Bible, No Food

Starting Your Own Blog? Mommy Blogger Crystal Paine Shares 5 Tips

Starting Your Own Blog? Mommy Blogger Crystal Paine Shares 5 Tips How to turn your love for blogging into something bigger—a career, a moneymaking business Kelsey Humphreys If you’ve ever followed the mommy blogger phenomenon, you’ve heard of Crystal Paine. Her site, MoneySavingMom.com, which she started in 2007 as a resource for couponing and deal-hunting, … More Starting Your Own Blog? Mommy Blogger Crystal Paine Shares 5 Tips

Writing App Reviews: the Outlining Your Novel Workbook

Writing App Reviews: the Outlining Your Novel Workbook by Kathy Edens Speaking directly to planners out there, if you haven’t checked out the program Outlining Your Novel, you’re missing out. I spent hours with this software and have never felt a more powerful urge to create. Now, speaking directly to pants-ers, if you haven’t checked … More Writing App Reviews: the Outlining Your Novel Workbook

Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 32: Boring Opening Lines

Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 32: Boring Opening Lines Opening lines are an art form unto themselves. They must introduce a story’s tone, the author’s wit, the plot itself, and, most importantly, a reason why this story is worth the readers’ time. Boring opening lines aren’t something an author can afford. And yet they’re harder … More Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 32: Boring Opening Lines

Teamwork

Teamwork Rick Renner From whom the whole body fitly joined together and compacted by that which every joint supplieth, according to the effectual working in the measure of every part, maketh increase of the body unto the edifying of itself in love. — Ephesians 4:16 When our television ministry first began in the former Soviet … More Teamwork