My Blog Won an Award!

Alex Kazam at Niagara Socials with Award for Best Personal Blog

Dear valued readers! We did it! A couple days ago I won “Best Personal Blog 2017” at the first annual Niagara Socials Awards. First, in case you missed it, this is directly from the Niagara Socials Award site:

I Am So Not a Morning Person

The following is an excerpt from my upcoming book called: “Pushing Open Doors“ I love playing with baby koalas, after spending the morning hiking the Overland Track in Tasmania. After which, I’ll spend time quietly reciting Rudyard Kipling’s: “If”, as I walk towards the most wonderful group of friends. The feeling of the soft, cold blades of grass teasingly tickling …

Personal Security

Personal Security Don’t worry, I will soon explain the adorable baby! This first hack deals with your cell-phone. This little device has become a staple in almost everyone’s pocket. Whether you’re the CEO of a gargantuan corporation, or the inchoate and gibbering hipster, odds are you have some kind of mobile device. I could spend hours sharing ideas, hacks, tools, …

What Magic Means to Me

Imagine seeing this on a dating website: “Seeking a man, preferably over 6 foot. Athletic build. I want him to be comfortable in telling me he is going to lie to me. I’m looking for that special someone who’s then going to blow me away with how good he is at lying to me. That beautiful someone who will then …

Body Language Basics

Next time you are feeling a bit nervous at that unexpected social encounter (perhaps it’s because you just bumped into your ex and their new partner while out with yours), or you simply want to make a long-lasting, positive impression on someone…I suggest you use the following initialism as a mnemonic* for better body language. S.O.F.T.E.N

Core Belief No. 3: Master Your Emotions

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This one takes the most work, but pays off the most in the long run. Mastering my emotions is something that has personally allowed me to save a person’s life, complete a university degree, keep a recurring position as the house entertainer in a number of restaurants, and come off as calm, cool and collected in high-stress situations.

Core Belief No. 2: Make Friends

This one sounds simple, but can be tremendously involving, difficult and even costly. Make friends. Yes. Essentially, that’s it. It is simple. Friends will always be an asset. Friends can protect you. Friends can save your a$$. Friends can influence the decision of others. Friends can lead to perks. Friends can offer comfort and satisfaction, and they’ll feel great about …

Core Belief No. 1: Blending In

Here are some of my core beliefs which I use to operate effectively and make important decisions. (These are not so much just beliefs as rules, but let’s call them beliefs, as rules stirs up all the wrong pictures for now.)