Product/Program Promotion Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned Expert Interview

Productive & Organized

Introducing Product/Program Promotion: Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned.  Thank you for your willingness to share some of your mistakes and lessons learned so that others could benefit! What didn’t go so well and what were your lessons learned?   Andrea, what a great lesson you learned.  Any big lessons learned? From 2002 - 2006 she co-owned and built the largest Long Island, NY.

2012 163

Are Spelling Bees Good for Child Development?

Dumb Little Man

This reflects the Bee’s purpose to “help students improve their spelling, increase their vocabularies, learn concepts and develop correct English usage that will help them all their lives.”. There is no doubt that children endeavoring to learn these words are gaining some vocabulary, but could all that effort be put to more active educational use? Memorization, it is often said, is the lowest form of learning. It promotes a wonderful way to learn to love to read.

2017 148

The Future (And History) of Phishing And Email Security

Dumb Little Man

By 2002, both the U.S. Learn more about the history and future of phishing and spam below. Not that long ago, the only way to communicate with someone across the office was to get up and walk over. Then, it became calling one’s phones with individual extensions being widely used. Eventually, those phone lines were used to link computers together and someone got the idea that you could send messages to a specific person in a network. That was when email was born.

2019 145

Featured Soloist Mel DePaoli: “Always Ask for Honest Feedback”

The Solopreneur Life

2002, then again in 2009. What is a mistake that you made that you have learned from? I learned you can’t please everyone and when you try it only hurts you. Another big lesson was learning how to say “no&# without burning bridges.

2011 162

6 Science-Backed Tips On How To Be More Successful In Life

Dumb Little Man

According to a study conducted back in 2002, setting deadlines can increase self-motivation and ultimately help individuals to prosper at double rates. You take every suggestion as criticism and you never try to move ahead and learn new skills and abilities. You need to face your challenges as a pro learns from his mistakes and never backs down. Search for new opportunities, learn from experiences, and practice new technologies.

2017 171

Featured Soloist Monique Y. Wells: “I Love the Freedom to Explore”

The Solopreneur Life

I launched a solo consultancy in preclinical safety assessment in 2002. What is a mistake that you made that you have learned from? Never stop learning, but be selective about what you learn and who you learn from. I would learn more about business, and in particular, about sales psychology.

2012 204

How Awareness In Business Can Predict Your Future Success

Dumb Little Man

By 2002, Yahoo shut down its broadcast services and also discontinued Failure without learning is a missed opportunity. Use awareness in business to learn lessons, measure conditions and plan for growth. In 2000, Reed Hastings met with Blockbuster’s CEO, John Antioco, to propose adding another video rental delivery system. Antioco rejected the proposal and ignorantly followed the path that eventually led to the closure of Blockbuster.

2017 170

Is it Possible to be an Outgoing/Extraverted Introvert?

Productive & Organized

Over the years of attending networking functions and conferences I've learned that a good number of the people there consider themselves introverts. However, when I started my business back in 2002, I quickly learned that. years, I've learned many techniques and adapted.  Earlier this week, one of my readers commented on a post I wrote about ADHD.    Her comment was such a good question that it sparked this post. 

2012 170

How Eco-Friendly is your Furniture?

Eco-Office Gals

In the last few years, as the US economy has recovered from recession, small and large businesses across the country have learned that going green often means making green. For example,e between 2002 and 2011, the organic food segment grew 238%, whereas the overall food ,market grew 33%; similarly, the use of renewable energy grew 456%, while the use of non-renewable fuels actually fell by 3.2%.

2016 109

Featured Soloist Cari Redondo: “Invest Yourself in Your Customers”

The Solopreneur Life

What is a mistake that you made that you have learned from? T his is “Featured Soloist,” a feature that is published on Tuesdays at The Solopreneur Life. Cari Redondo. The purpose of “Featured Soloist” is to give all of us a glimpse at how other solopreneurs operate their small businesses.

2011 178

20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches

Dumb Little Man

Use this guide to learn more about, or be reminded of, some of the best ways to get exactly what youre looking for, and quickly. For example, ["best books 2002.2007] will return lists of best books for each of the years from 2002 to 2007 (note the two periods between the two numbers).

2008 286

Is Anyone NOT looking for work these days?

On The Job

That's up from 69 percent in 2002. Loyalty, ethics, willingness to work hard, ability and willingness to learn, and all those other personality traits should factor in. Let's start this Tidbit Tuesday with a quote: "I have never liked working. To me a job is an invasion of privacy." -- Danny McGoorty (1901-1970) As for other matters: He says, she says: Seth Godin is wrong. Or so says Heather Leigh , who says you do need a resume. He says you don't.

2008 100

The 3 Things Seinfeld Does That I've Built Into My Own Workflow


In the 2002 film Comedian , you get to see the process of two very different comedians: Orny Adams and Jerry Seinfeld. You can learn more about the panel here — and we''re hoping to be able to share it with those who couldn''t make it to SXSW somewhere down the line. I''ve made no secret of the fact that I used to work in comedy.

2014 77

What is Your 1400 Plan? Don't Have My Tradgedy! #businesscontinuity #productivity #dontwasttime

Productive & Organized

Looking back, I have had 3 laptops, one Palm, and one backup hard drive all crash on me since 2002.   I give the guy my information only to learn that my special Black Tie protection had expired 2 months earlier!  2 I hope you will learn from my mistake.  I've mentioned before that prior to founding Calahan Solutions, Inc., I worked for a large consulting firm in the Chicago area. 

2011 127

Fit and Fitted

Daily Writing Tips

Fitted is also the preferred form in the context of installing or equipping something: Since I last wrote about this issue in 2002, more rental cars have been fitted with such systems, which can instantly relay information on your car’s speed, route and position to the rental company.— After selecting the plan, Hernandez learned it didn’t cover the audiologist who had fitted her daughter, who is partially deaf, with a hearing aid.—

2016 47

Thursday Morning & 20 Years of Celebrating You & Your Profession!

Office Dynamics

Meanwhile, at 7:00 am, 9 attendees gathered in the OD Boutique for Coffee Chat to learn about Habits, Cues and Rewards, also a Wellness pillar event. In 2002, they discussed Becoming a World Class Assistant hosted by Catepillar Inc. They also discussed giving your best performance at work in every project and in all interactions, and be hungry to learn, and surrounding yourself with motivated people. Thursday dawned sunny, warm and bright.

2013 109

Summit at Sea 2011 – The new trend in business is impact

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

Better World Books was founded in 2002 to address this problem by reselling these otherwise forgotten books online – an incredibly successful business was born. This post has been a long time coming.

2011 69

Slideshow English

Daily Writing Tips

When the cops learned of this, they demanded…”. In 2002, two identical twin brothers were killed on the same road, from two different accidents… i. Although I know they are a time-suck, slideshows with intriguing titles or photos often lure me in. The most recent to attract my attention was about “freaky coincidences.”.

2014 73

The 3 Things Seinfeld Does That I’ve Built Into My Own Workflow


In the 2002 film Comedian , you get to see the process of two very different comedians: Orny Adams and Jerry Seinfeld. You can learn more about the panel here — and we’re hoping to be able to share it with those who couldn’t make it to SXSW somewhere down the line. I’ve made no secret of the fact that I used to work in comedy.

2014 46

5 Tips For Incorporating Exercise Into Your Life

Brilliantly Better

And I ran the Chicago marathon back in 2002. Learn how to assess imbalances, how to get rid of the deadlines (replacing them with livelines, that is) and how to create the life you want.

2010 81

How to Protect Your Personal Brand When Your Company's Reputation Sucks

45 Things

Franny Oxford remembers interviewing former Enron employees in her role as a human resource manager for a large Houston manufacturing and distribution company in 2002. Maybe they received some coaching on what to say, but every one of the people I interviewed who had worked for Enron immediately told me what their role was at the company, how they were not involved in what happened, and how they had learned from their experience,” Oxford says.

2009 40