Ninja on the Loose
Episode #96 - Tips On Identifying Fake News
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 22:52:32 +0000

Fake news is all around us but can you tell what is real and what is not? Veteran news reporter and former newspaper publisher George Elliott gives you useful tips to help you sort through them all and figure out what is true and what is fake.

Episode #95 - What’s Happened To TV Advertising?
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:27:26 +0000

George Elliott has 40+ years experience in media and marketing. Recently he and his wife watched TV and discovered some interesting facts about advertising. In this episode Elliott looks at the changes they noticed and that not all of them are good changes.

Episode #94 - Why Things Don’t Last Like They Used To
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 20:38:08 +0000

In this podcast episode, George Elliott looks at reasons why products don’t have the longevity that they used to have. There are several factors that contribute to this and he reviews a few of them. Visit his website Midlife Career Changes to learn more about one of his ebooks.

Episode #93 - Top Social Media Mistakes
Fri, 25 May 2018 20:35:22 +0000

Social media is a good thing. It is also a bad thing. In this podcast episode George Elliott takes a look at a handful of mistakes people often make with social media. You may be surprized what they are. Find out more about him at Looseink Freelance Ninja.

Episode #92 - Facts About Dandelions
Fri, 11 May 2018 20:26:12 +0000

It’s that time of year again. Dandelions are appearing everywhere. However, at George Elliott’s house they just let the yellow ‘weeds’ take over and fill their yard. Find out why that is in this interesting podcast about dandelions.

Episode #91 - Macro Photography Tips
Sat, 05 May 2018 00:41:02 +0000

George Elliott is a self-taught macro photographer. He loves to spend time shooting photos of things we normally don’t even notice. In this podcast, learn his tips on how you can take great macro photos with your camera.

Episode #90 - Why Gardening Is Good For You
Fri, 27 Apr 2018 18:46:57 +0000

George Elliott and his wife, Brenda have space in their yard to garden. Only they haven’t been too serious about it until the past year. They have also found reasons why gardening is good for your health. This podcast explores that further.

Episode #89 - Why You Should Hire A Ghostwriter
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:12:59 +0000

George Elliott is a ghostwriter. He writes all kinds of web content and blogs for those who either can’t do it themselves or don’t have the time. Find out in this podcast episode why ghostwriters can improve your website with new, creative and fresh content. Learn more about Elliott’s work at Looseink Freelance Ninja.

Episode #88 - Strange Facts About Friday The 13th
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 17:09:26 +0000

Are you one of those people who gets pertrified with fear on Friday the 13th? Well, George Elliott isn’t, but he feels for you. In this episode, he takes a look at some strange facts about this ‘bad luck’ day.

Episode #87 - What You Get From Volunteering
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 19:14:27 +0000

George Elliott has been volunteering for years and believes it is a good thing to do. In this episode, he looks at the benefits you receive by giving of your time to a local charity or non-profit organization. Two groups he is presently involved in are the Granite Creek Preservation Society and the Princeton & District Museum & Archives Society.

Episode #86 - Benefits of Mobile Mining Electroneum
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:14:00 +0000

George Elliott has started to develop an interest in cryptocurrencies. He has tried mining a few and discovered one that is a great introduction to cryptocurrency. Known as Electroneum (ETN), this new digital currency is designed for mobile mining. Find out more at and enter Referral Code E7ABC3 when you join the mining pool.

Episode #85 - Myths About Daylight Saving Time
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 17:17:41 +0000

We’ve recently sprung forward by an hour in observance of Daylight Saving Time. It’s something we do in our part of Western Canada but have you ever wondered why we do it in the first place? There are several myths related to DST and in this podcast episode George Elliott takes a look at the five most popular ones.

Episode #84 - How To Beat Food Poisoning
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 02:10:43 +0000

Well, wouldn’t you know it. A piece of food eaten by George Elliott made him sick. But in ways much sicker than your average stomach flu or virus. In this episode, learn the tricks to help you beat the nasty symptoms tossed at you as your body tries to fight it off and make you feel better.

Episode #83 - Favourite Home Cold Remedies
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 17:14:50 +0000

There are so many home cold remedies out there. When George Elliott and his wife Brenda get the sniffles, they have some favourites they turn to all the time. Find out what they are in this week’s podcast episode.

Episode #82 - Things To Do On A Snow Day
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 19:44:59 +0000

It’s mid-February and the snow does not seem to be coming to an end. George Elliott looks at things to do when you are restricted from doing much of anything thanks to a heavy snowfall. Visit one of the home-based businesses he operates with his wife, Brenda at

Episode #81 - Bad Excuses For A Late Podcast
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 23:57:28 +0000

George Elliott has stumbled and bumbled his way through the past three weeks of podcasts. Is there something wrong? They don’t seem to be as regular as they were up until recently. In this episode, he pokes fun at his slightly off track schedule.

Episode #80 - Best Things About February
Mon, 05 Feb 2018 18:58:33 +0000

George Elliott lives in a cold, wintery part of British Columbia, Canada. By the time February rolls around each year, it signals a near end to winter. In this episode, he discusses some of the best things that come with the shortest month of the year.

Episode #79 - If You Were The Last Person On Earth
Mon, 29 Jan 2018 17:58:25 +0000

George Elliott most certainly does not want to be the last person on Earth…but if it happened, what would he do? In this episode he shares ideas on what you should do and even a couple of ideas on what you could get away with doing as well.

Episode #78 - More Tips On Freelance Writing
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:57:12 +0000

George Elliott is a ghostwriter. He has decades of writing experience but has been freelancing professionally for just the past four years. He shares some valuable tips in this podcast episode on how to get along better and become successful as a freelance writer.

Episode #77 - Deals Available In January
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:28:51 +0000

It may be a New Year but did you know that in January you can also scoop some pretty good deals? Retailers and other businesses want/need your business in January and will cut you some pretty good discounts. In this episode, George Elliott looks at some of the better ones.