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8 Smart Ways to Deal with People You Really Don’t Like

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 28, 2015


In a perfect world, each person we interact with would be nice, kind, considerate, mindful, generous, and more. But, we don’t live in a perfect world. Some people drive us crazy, and we (admittedly) drive a few mad as well. How do you deal with someone you really don’t like, and would rather avoid?

Why Writing Longhand is So Important Still (Backed by Science)

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 26, 2015


Every creative person ought to write—not just professional writers. But did you know writing longhand helps us absorb information better, and learn significantly more than writing using a laptop?

30 Cheerfully Encouraging Quotes to Uplift You as an Entrepreneur

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 19, 2015

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As a creative and entrepreneur, there will be those moments when you question if this whole entrepreneur thing is worth it. During such times, it helps to have uplifting words of wisdom on hand to encourage and keep you focused on what matters.

Christoph Niemann: 3 Fears Every Creative Person Needs to Overcome


Niemann shares three biggest fears creatives face and how each of these cripple our process in different ways, but he also reveals (complete with hilarious illustrations) there are solutions we can apply to each.

Scientists Say Morning People Are Likely To Be More Successful Than Night People

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 12, 2015

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Are you a morning or a night person? Apparently, morning people are likely to be more successful than night or evening types.

10 Things Highly Authentic Creatives Do Differently

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 8, 2015


One of the biggest impediments to creativity is the belief that you must be original; that you must create something that has never been created before. Ever. But, you really don’t need to worry about being original. You just need to worry about being authentic.

15 Funny English Idioms You Should Know

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 5, 2015


You may not know many of these funny English idioms, but they can add color to your writing and bring joy in your life.

Harvard Linguist Debunks 10 Grammar Myths Learned in Schools

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 30, 2015


What constitutes good writing, and why is so much writing so bad today? Harvard cognitive scientist and linguist explores some of the most common myths and the mistakes they produce so you know what may be muddling your writing.

13 Statements Happy, Positive People Say All the Time (That You Should Say Too)

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 28, 2015


Happiness and success in your personal and professional life is about making yourself more positive so you can be motivated enough to do what needs to be done to achieve your goals. Super positive people know this and use the power of words to motivate themselves (and others) to reach their goals.

9 Things People Frequently Get Wrong About Introverts

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 23, 2015


Many people in creative and solitary professions like writing are introverts. And introverts are terribly misunderstood in society. 

10 Ways People Fail at Basic E-mail Etiquette (And How to Charm With Yours)

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 21, 2015


In today's digital age, who doesn’t use e-mail? All of us use e-mail. And yet, according to business etiquette expert Barbara Pachter, many of us still don't know how to use e-mail appropriately.

8 Effective Ways to Calm Your Mind When Things Don't Look Too Good

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 16, 2015


Sometimes life looks grim during lean or difficult times. Our minds go into overdrive on negativity and tell us how we are no good and are never going to make it. If you don’t interject and calm your mind, things can get depressing in a hurry.

10 Things Entrepreneurial Writers Do Differently to Write More Fluidly

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 14, 2015


If you are a writer with a knack for entrepreneurship, you have to put words on many pages to (among other things) spread the word about your business. Even if you are not a writer per se but want to grow a business, you still need to write more fluidly and effectively.

Motivation: Why it's So Important to Seek Passion in Life

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It’s important to follow your passion, and Randy Pausch, Steve Jobs and Will Smith share why this is so. They encourage us to seek passion in life and live fully, appreciating the life that we have been given.

Do You Do Meditation? Meditation Boosts Creativity, Researchers Say

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Aug 31, 2015


Meditation might seem pretty boring, uncomfortable and useless to some of us, but that couldn’t be farther from the truth. Numerous studies show cultivating this one small habit of doing meditation daily brings tremendous benefits, including boosting our creativity.