5 Secrets Successful People Don’t Tell You

By Dr. Sharon Ufberg from Elevate GenY It’s common knowledge that successful people are hardworking and determined. And we can all imagine that they create lots of regular habits to facilitate their success . But what, specifically, are they doing that ensures their success? Below are the critical ways that the most successful people make sure they become and stay a success story: 1. They don’t spend time on stuff they’re not good at doing Bakers bake, speakers speak and writers write. They do not spend their days doing spreadsheets or accounting. One of the best ways to get ahead is to spend your time on the things that you’re best at (which will be the activities that produce real results) and shift and outsource the other stuff to someone else with that expertise. 2. They … [Read more...]

4 Creative Photo Ideas for the Summer Months

Do you need some new photography ideas for the hot Summer months? Below are four photo ideas to get your creative juices flowing and help you improve your photography skills: Flower Portraits Your local farmers market or floral store should provide a nice variety of blooms and foliage to use  in your photography shoot. Whenever possible, use natural light and white poster board or aluminum foil as an inexpensive reflector for shadows. Keep your background clutter-free and use a tripod, remote release and low ISO for the best floral photos. Focused Perspective Focused perspective is a fun technique that “tricks” the viewer into believing that certain objects are smaller or larger than they really are. All you need to take a forced perspective photo is a camera, creativity, a willing … [Read more...]