Blogging, as I have said before, seems to be wakhra swag for most of us. Either we don’t understand what Blogging is or we merely take it as a futile activity with no significant returns.
Did anyone ever think that a clothing giant Amancio Ortega (Zara) can surpass the Information Technology gurus to become the world’s richest man?
Well, I didn’t. And, if I am assuming things right, hardly anyone could think it otherwise.
Is it a hard pill to swallow?
We must, therefore, never undervalue any business, howsoever, insignificant it may seem. Alright, folks! I am not beating around the bush here. It’s time for some serious talk and coming straight to the point, we all must know that Blogging as a profession can provide significant returns. With that, I am not only referring to a full-time activity. Even a part-time affinity for Blogging can be equally rewarding. Notably, the rewards are not only monetary. While it’s never a sad affair to have some additional income as an employee or some more pocket money as a student, Blogging is a lot more than just making the bucks. Blogging has in it a potential to impart some great and extraordinary valuable skills that are vital in the Employment sector. What are those skills that are of such great importance?
Blogging is a lot more than just making the bucks.
Impeccable Reading and Writing Skills
There is no way you can be a Blogger if you don’t put in efforts and labor to hone your writing skills. With each Blog post you write, you become an improved writer. Not only your vocabulary enhances, your writing skills also undergo a great transformation. Nevertheless, it requires a lot of reading to be able to create relevant and unique content. Thus, these skills get automatically polished by working as a Blogger and help you in gaining an edge over others in any professional role you may take up in future.
There is one inherent quality all bloggers possess and that is, all of them are managers’ par- excellence. The job of a Blogger is such that it requires you to manage multiple things at a time. As there is no escape from your job, you automatically start becoming an organized person in your day-to-day life. There is a better execution of tasks and productivity enhances manifold. These skills are vital for outperforming others in every type of job you may take up.
As there is an expectation to meet deadlines, your working hours get regulated to a greater extent. Besides, you learn how to tackle pressure in extreme situations. Notably, you start analyzing changes in your behavior in different situations. Further, you can gain useful insights about your mind and body co-ordination depending upon the variation in your productivity in different Blogging projects. You develop an understanding of the work environment that brings calmness to your mind.
As a blogger, you will find that there always remain a lot of pending tasks. Besides writing, a multitude of things demands proper attention and management by a Blogger. Thus, there is an efficient utilization of time. The significance of prioritizing tasks is felt and work- productivity gets a boost.
While you’re blogging, you master the art of controlling your thoughts. Further, there is an automatic conditioning of your mind that prevents it from wandering most of the time. There is a motivation to bring change in the lives of your readers. You start experiencing a greater amount of energy and a lot of enthusiasm is reflected in your work tasks.
Last Words: If Blogging enables you to master professional skills of paramount importance, you will definitely hit a home run.