Random Rants From Pedro Ortiz

Proof That Not All Gadgets Are Helpful

Not every gadget is useful

Not every gadget is useful

As consumers, it is best that we should only be buying stuffs that could satisfy our needs. With so many various products available in the market, it may be hard for us to pick the best item for its purpose. However, in terms of gadget buying, as we, all know that most gadgets are expensive; we should filter our choices so that we could not pick those worst gadgets that could just make our money turn into waste.

Worst Performing Gadgets Released in 2013

We have compiled some of those gadgets that have been manufactured without any great use for its buyers. This list could help you in narrowing down your choices, removing these items in your must-have gadgets.

The wrong way to toilet train

The wrong way of toilet training

1) The iPotty – toilet training can be very difficult that is manufacturers of this item has come up to an idea that they would put an iPad case attached to the potty so that children could play some games while doing his/her thing. But can you imagine a child being so excited with the games he/she is playing and not minding that he/she is already messing around.

2) Polaroid No Shows – having good appearance can really be deceiving, but when it comes to quality, this item deserves thumbs down.

3) iMusic BodyRhythm – what makes this gadget be included in the list is that it has a funny icon of your head resembling a toilet cover.

4) Spike Type Smart Keyboards for Cellphones – most Smartphone nowadays have this touch-screen feature and that makes these gadgets advanced. However, with this Spike Type, this would let you go back to the real-typing thing on traditional obsolete mobile phones.

 

Consequences of Buying Worst Gadgets

Since you have purchased it, you would surely suffer the consequences. Let us take for example the iPotty, if your child will get used to it, before he/she uses the potty, he/she would look for iPad first, and you would do the same cleaning again. That could also result to wrong way of toilet training – no need an iPad for the proper way. Another is, you might have just settled on decorative items than buying more expensive Polaroid items.

There are still many worst gadgets in 2013 known in the market that makes buyers really feel so disappointed with what they have just bought.

How to Avoid Buying Worst Gadgets

Save money and stay stress free by avoiding this gadgets

Save money & stress avoiding these gadgets

If you wish to save yourself from stress in buying these not useful items, you should first research on the given reviews by previous clients so that you will get some ideas. Many forums provide helpful information especially for those rants of unsatisfied clients in specific items.

Also, you can ask a friend or even the sellers on which items they would recommend best for your purpose. These recommendations are very helpful to get the best item.

With so many gadgets available, you would have many choices and it would be too unfortunate if you would only fall for those worst items. Therefore, you should buy wisely.

Tips To Help You Recover From A Failed Marriage

The fairytale is over... You are getting a divorce

The fairytale is over… You are getting a divorce

When you got married, you never thought there will come a time when you will be alone again. You thought that you two will live happily ever after. You never imagined there will come a time when the two of you will go your separate ways. If your marriage has failed, don’t waste your time trying to figure out whether it was your fault of not. The best thing to do now is take steps to recover from the failed marriage. If you don’t, you will not be able to do anything of value with your life. Taking steps to recover will not only help you heal you emotional wounds but will also help to make you stand a chance with happiness once again. If you feel you’re still stuck in a failed marriage, here are 4 tips that will help you recover from that marriage:

1. Allow yourself to grieve deeply

To be able to recover from a failed marriage, you have to allow yourself to grieve deeply. Don’t be afraid of allowing the feeling of sadness take over you because it is the only that that you will be able to find happiness. Although the feeling of sadness will be string, it won’t last forever. When you grieve, you give yourself the chance to heal emotionally and think of the best place to find happiness.

2. Seek professional counseling

Regain trust and believe in yourself

Regain trust and believe in yourself

Seek professional counseling from a counselor that you are comfortable with. Be open and share your deepest feelings and fears with your counselor so that he/she can be able to help you. A professional counselor will help to guide you through your grieve until you find happiness. Hence, do not hesitate to talk to a counselor if you feel that you need help to be able to recover from a failed marriage.

3. Maintain your key relationships

A failed marriage will put a test to all the relationships you have. It may make want to spend time alone. However, if you want to recover, you should not break away from other relationships. Keep your close friends close and maintain the bond with close family members. These people are the ones that are going to help you forget how much your failed marriage is hurting you. Speak to them as often as you can. If you push them away, you will have to carry all the pain alone.

4. Put more concentration on your work

Focus on your work

Focus on your work

Do not let your grieve affect your work. In fact, your work should help you deal with grieve. Work more so that you don’t have time to think about your failed marriage. Working will not only help you forget about your pain but will also help you put your financial affairs in order. When you keep yourself busy, you will be over your pain before you know it.


When you use these tips, you will definitely recover from your failed marriage and be happy once again. There is no need of trying to hold on to a relationship that is dead. If you take courage and begin your journey towards recovery, you will surely succeed.

4 Types Of Beverages That Will Boost Your Metabolism

Metabolism boosting beverages

Metabolism boosting beverages

As simple as it may seem, boosting ones rates of metabolism is not easy especially if we are not knowledgeable about how to go about it. There are various options (foods and supplements) that we have been told they can assist in boosting the rates of metabolism. Surprisingly, a good number of such options do not offer impressive results. If you have been experiencing problems trying to find out the most reliable option, perhaps you have not heard of the metabolism-boosting beverages. Beverages are considered the most reliable metabolism boosters simply because they are affordable by all. The following are the best beverages that can assist you in boosting your rates of metabolism:

1. Green tea

Fresh green tea is one of the recommended metabolism-boosting snacks. A part from the fact that it is significant in boosting metabolism, green tea is also good for the general maintenance of the body. For instance, green tea is rich in antioxidants and fat burning substances such as EGCG. In fact, it is the EGCG that is solely responsible for calorie burning in the body. This means that it is an essential component that facilitates the improvement of the rates of metabolism.

2. Coffee

Coffee is healthy

Coffee is healthy

Even though there are some controversies that surround the consumption of coffee, it should always be remembered that coffee plays significant roles in the improvement of our metabolic rates. Coffee contains caffeine. Caffeine is the substance that is responsible for the improvement of metabolism which results in the provision of the body with energy.

3. Yoghurt

Yoghurt is another amazing beverage that can boost your rates of metabolism. Basically, yoghurt contains essential minerals such as calcium that are known to be helpful in the improvement of metabolic rates. Such minerals propel the body to burn food at faster rates so as to facilitate the production of energy that is required by the body. In fact, nutritionist recommends the use of various dairy products such as low fat cheese and milk instead of products such as juices and calcium supplements. This is because, a part from the fact that the milk products are highly effective, milk products are also safe and natural. Don’t also forget that they are cheap. You can easily obtain them in your local food store.

4. Broccoli soup

Delicious broccoli soup

Delicious broccoli soup

This is one of the healthiest soups that every health enthusiast should embrace. The broccoli soup will not only improve your rates of metabolism, it will also boost your immune system. It has impressive detoxifying capabilities that cannot easily be obtained from other food products. It is also rich in fiber.

In conclusion, we can see that the beverages can easily be obtained. We need not spend a lot of money in order to obtain them. As compared to various supplements that are being sold in the market, we are able to see that the beverages are safe. They contain no harmful chemicals. Moreover, they can be used by anyone without necessarily having to see a physician. If you want to improve the condition of your body, start today enjoying the beverages that have been listed above.

Financial Success Is Easier Than You Think

Strategize to achieve your goals

Strategize to achieve your goals

Many people become excited about the idea that by simply changing your thinking you can change your entire life. Some start out and after a time find that it did not work for them and become disappointed. Others start out and seem to achieve immeasurable success.

What is the difference between these people? The ones that achieve success by changing their thoughts and the ones that did change their thoughts and nothing happened?

The law of attraction

The Basic premise of the law of attraction is easy enough. You simply think about the things you want and they will come to you. You start to become aware of negative thoughts and how they are impacting on your life. This applies to anything from health to finances.

Why is the law of attraction changing lives every day and yet for some their lives didn’t change at all?

Drawing in monetary success does start with a thought

The key to success is in you

The key to success is in you

Everything starts with a thought. Consider Edison when he began pondering the idea of electric lights. In those days there were only candles to light homes and offices. Today the world cannot imagine a life with electricity. Every person that desires something will start with a simple thought about that thing they desire.

Changing your thoughts is just the beginning

The main part to consider is that this is only the beginning. The law of attraction is a process whereby the thought begins and then your actions start to change. With financial success this is no difference.

A successful person will start to think about their business as a success as an example. These thoughts create a certain type of energy.

Correct thinking results in financial success

Once the thought is thought the actions start to follow. The person who is successful will start to plan actively all they can to get their business going. They will register the business, give it a name and start to do a little market research.

The business that started out as a thought or dream is now a concrete entity, brought about by thinking and action. It was the thinking that created the energy to drive it. It was the energy that created the reality.

Sometimes even thinking and action does not spell success for many. Why is that? What is the secret ingredient that some lack when hoping to achieve financial success?

Remove mental blocks about money

Set your mind to success

Set your mind to success

People carry mental blocks with them their whole lives without even realizing it. They may wish to be successful financially, but they do not realize they feel as though they do not deserve it. Here an example of a business was used but each person’s dream is different.

Part of the power of positive thinking is understanding your blocks and removing them. Examine attitudes and past patterns that set you up for failure. Thinking positively is useless when you have converse thoughts that tell you that you are not good enough for monetary success. Or feel as though you do not deserve financial abundance.

In summary

Enjoy your financial success

Enjoy your financial success

Begin by changing your thoughts about yourself and your financial goals. Visualize where you want to be. Actions those thoughts by doing things to create your reality do not be passive in attracting the things you want. Finally, remove any blocks you might be experiencing along the way to make way for your new success.

How To Scan A Network-Marketing Company?

Network Marketing

Network Marketing

The growing unemployment and looming recession in various economies is making people explore alternate options of income other than the regular job and business. Amongst a few options available, network marketing is definitely an option worth considering due to low risk, flexible work timings and possibility of high returns. However, with hundreds of companies available in the industry here are few ways to choose a right network-marketing company for you.

How old is the company?

90 percent of the network marketing companies fail and shut down within first five years due to weak model and capitalization. Therefore, if the company is five years old and more it is mostly here to stay. If it has spent more than 10 years, then you can be rest assured that the company has a strong background and its business model has been tested.

Is the product unique and genuine?

Offer an unique product or service

Offer an unique product or service

Study and judge for yourself if the products sold by the company are unique and genuine. It should not be something that is already available in the market. Moreover, is there a genuine need or can there be a genuine need of the products in the near future.

What is the training/empowerment program for the distributors?

The success of network marketing company lies in its training and empowerment program. What is the training and empowerment program and is there a proper structure to this training program. Does it have a strong empowerment program that is focused towards making the new distributors independent in the future?

What is the credibility of the company?

What are the kinds of people involved? Does it have endorsements from some big organizations? Do thorough checks on the background of the company and do not just rely on blogs and articles, as these may be just opinions of people. Look for facts and not opinions.

Is the person signing you up committed to your success?

Use all the tools available in the market

Use all the tools available in the market

Is there a valid reason for your upline or your sponsor to support you in your endeavors? A strong model will always have a very strong support structure from the team and the company. If they are not going to be committed to your success then you may be left alone later.

What is the compensation model of the company?

There are three basic types of popular compensation models as of now namely, sunflower model, binary model and hybrid. Binary and hybrid are the most profitable models and sunflower models are now outdated as per some experts in the industry.

Difference between pyramiding scheme and legitimate models

Be aware of pyramid schemes

Be aware of pyramid schemes

Pyramiding scheme is a scheme where you get money not on sale of product or service but only by introducing members. Pyramiding schemes are banned everywhere in the world. A legitimate business model will give you commissions only on the transaction of products and not by adding members.

If you apply these parameters to all the companies, you can easily escape from falling prey to few illegitimate companies plying in the industry. However, to further zero down on the right company once you have short-listed, chose the company on your personal liking and your suitability.