Blog Action Day 2008

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Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Blog Action Day 2008 Wednesday, October 15, 2008 at 1:00 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging As a participant in Blog Action Day 2008, I asked everyone I know for information on programs (actual or planned) which combat poverty.

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On the needles October 2008

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Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs On the needles October 2008 Saturday, October 18, 2008 at 10:04 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Knitting Frenetic. Speaking of this , here are some related posts from the Loosely Speaking archives: Carrying Capacity Carrying Capacity II Comments: 4 4 Comments Christopher Duggan Comment // October 22nd, 2008 // 6:43 am Hi Katie, I saw your posting an Home Office Warrior and came to your blog.

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2008 Organizing Awards: Vote Now!

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The post 2008 Organizing Awards: Vote Now! by John Trosko , president of NAPO in LA, just reminded me that it’s time to vote for your favorite organizing product, helpful organizing technology, best organizing TV show, and more! Voting is open to the public and continues through December 31. You can read more about it and vote here on the NAPO LA website. Help spread the word about whatever it is that helps make your life easier, more productive and better organized!

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Best of … Blog Action Day 2008

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Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Best of … Blog Action Day 2008 Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 3:50 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging Whether on- or off-topic for your blog, there are times when participation in a group blog project just feels right. Speaking of this, here are some related posts from another time and place in Loosely Speaking: Blog Action Day 2008: What will you do to fight poverty?

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The 2008 Holiday Giveaway Event … Grab your free gifts!

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Click here to claim your gifts from the 2008 Holiday Giveaway. One of the joys of the holiday season is giving. Sharing with others is one of the true joys of life. So in the spirit of giving, I asked some of my friends and business associates what gifts they had that they could share with others. Well I was pleasantly surprised – with a very nice selection of gifts. Some of these gifts will help you improve your life – others will help you improve your business.

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Workplace Trends for 2008

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Since I began doing my syndicated workplace column more than 15 years ago, I've often interviewed Gerald Celente, founder of The Trends Research Institute , about workplace trends in the coming year. When I spoke with him recently, he told me that a large newspaper that normally also interviews him wouldn't be doing so this year. The reason: the reporter who usually did the story had taken a buyout package and the newspaper was now too short-staffed to have someone talk with him and do the story.

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Mountains of Snow: Ottawa Snowbanks March 2008

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Tags: Ain't no mountain high enough professional assistant weekend Administrative Assistant snow removal ottawa snowfall march 2008

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5 Reasons To Travel When You're Young - by Dumb Little Man

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Ten Simple Things We Should All Say More Often - by Dumb Little Man

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Ten Ways to Improve Your Listening Skills - by Dumb Little Man

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20 Places to Find a Top Notch Virtual Assistant - by Dumb Little Man

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9 Secret Ways to Persuade and Influence People | Dumb Little Man

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10 Ways to Ruin Your Health and Die Young - by Dumb Little Man

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10 Great Ways to Jumpstart Your Creativity - by Dumb Little Man

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20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches

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Subscribe via RSS. Subscribe via Email. Welcome to Dumb Little Man. Each week we provide a handful of tips that will save you money, increase your productivity, or simply keep you sane. 20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches. For millions of people Google is an indispensable search tool that they use every day, in all facets of their lives. From work or school, research, to looking up movies and celebrities to news and gossip, Google is the go-to search engine.

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Best Bets for 2008

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So, I'm doing a Tidbit Thursday, which doesn't sound as catchy but will nevertheless be just as riveting: * Hand me that wrench: In ranking the best careers for 2008, U.S. I didn't get around to this week's Tidbit Tuesday because (duh) it was Christmas and I was busy spending time with my family and cleaning up dog barf from my Golden Retriever who ate half a bag of Peppermint Patties. And just for the record, I will never eat Peppermint Patties again.)

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5 Tasks You Can Delegate to Free Up Your Time

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c) Copyright 2008. Very often solopreneurs owners know they have a need to partner with a Virtual Assistant (VA), but are not really sure how a virtual assistant can help them grow their business – they don’t fully understand what services the VA provides.

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Six Lessons You Learn By Playing Santa - by Dumb Little Man

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3 Key Lessons We Can Learn From the One Minute Manager - by Dumb.

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The Power of Writing Things Down - by Dumb Little Man

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21 Ways To Do Everything Better - by Dumb Little Man

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Recession Business Start Up: Micro Business Co-op. | THE SMALL.

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by Stefan Töpfer on Dec 29, 2008 I’m thinking more and more about opportunities for people to start a small business, home business or a self-employed business during this recession/depression or once they lose their jobs. E-Mail me or follow me. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business. Concentrate on your business, not your office. Starting a Small Business? On-Demand Small Business Infrastructure™ allows you to run your business online. How to be successful and eco-friendly.

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Why Constant Worry is Useless - by Dumb Little Man

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15 Most Useful Productivity Tips for Windows Users - by Dumb.

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What To Do If You Lose Your Job! | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

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by Stefan Töpfer on Dec 29, 2008 These days many ask, what to do if you lose your job? « Small Business Blog Roundup 2008-12-28 Book Review: Spare Room Start Up by Emma Jones » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Monday, December 29th, 2008 at 11:47 am and is filed under Home Business , Self-employed , Small Business / SOHO , Sole-Trader. E-Mail me or follow me. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral.

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Takeover Disasters | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

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Takeover Disasters by Stefan Töpfer on Apr 22, 2008 The process of taking over another company can be a very exciting time for you and your business, but it can very quickly turn into an unpleasant experience with serious lasting consequences. bookmarks for April 17th through April 22nd | AccMan Said on April 22nd, 2008 at 7:59 pm [.] E-Mail me or follow me. Starting a Small Business? On-Demand Small Business Infrastructure™ allows you to run your business online.

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DIY: 6 Simple Steps To Start Podcasting - by Dumb Little Man

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7 Important Fitness Tips For Web Workers - by Dumb Little Man

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No Business Plan Needed To Start Small Business! | THE SMALL.

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by Stefan Töpfer on Jan 13, 2008 Two professors, Julian Lang and William Bygrave , from Babson College in the US have found that the business performance of businesses started, with or without business plan , was unaffected. » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Sunday, January 13th, 2008 at 1:28 pm and is filed under do a SWOT plan , plan cash-flow , plan your business , start-up in business. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

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Small Business Start-Up Idea: Image Consultant | THE SMALL.

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Small Business Start-Up Idea: Image Consultant by Stefan Töpfer on Mar 11, 2008 This business is ideal for someone who has worked in the corporate world or the media for a number of years and understands the importance of image within it. » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Tuesday, March 11th, 2008 at 11:58 am and is filed under Business Ideas , Start-Up. E-Mail me or follow me.

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Small Business Startup Checklist – Naming Your Business | THE.

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Small Business Startup Checklist – Naming Your Business by Stefan Töpfer on Mar 12, 2008 This is the first of a series of weekly posts focusing on some of the key issues that a small business startup faces. Jen Said on December 12th, 2008 at 3:46 pm I think it’s most important to find a unique name for your business that also will appeal to your audience. E-Mail me or follow me. Small Business Bootstrapping How to start your own small business with no or little money.

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How To Use the Bad Economy To Get In Shape - by Dumb Little Man

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Round up #3, Prescott Style

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Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Round up #3, Prescott Style Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 7:48 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Life of the Virtual Assistant Election Day 2008! This one feels like Christmas. I voted early by mail this year. I’ve read the arguments that early voting is a cop out, but let me just say this: Where I vote, here in beautiful Prescott Arizona (yes, you saw my town on T.V.

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I am such an SOB!

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Monday, October 27, 2008 at 9:03 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging Successful and Outstanding Blogger, that is! Liz Strauss , the original SOB is hosting her blog’s 3rd birthday party tomorrow, October 28, 2008. Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs I am such an SOB! A year ago I joined the SOB ranks when Liz conferred the title on Loosely Speaking, allowing me to proudly display her badge here.

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Small Business Start-Up Idea – T-Shirt Design | THE SMALL BUSINESS.

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Small Business Start-Up Idea – T-Shirt Design by Stefan Töpfer on Apr 02, 2008 There is always a great demand for custom-made T-shirts, ranging from sports teams in need of new kit to event organisers wanting promotional shirts to give away. » Home Based Business Ideas and Freelance Business Ideas for Startups - Blog for Freelancers and the Self-Employed Said on April 2nd, 2008 at 8:28 pm [.] Working at Home on the Internet Said on April 4th, 2008 at 12:55 pm [.]

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Don't charge by the hour! | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

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by Stefan Töpfer on Feb 12, 2008 It always amazes me to see how many businesses still charge by the hour – it is a business killer. » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Tuesday, February 12th, 2008 at 2:32 pm and is filed under Marketing/PR , grow your business , market and sell. Charging For Time is a Bad Idea « Brett’s Blog Said on February 13th, 2008 at 2:27 pm [.] E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

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Seven Good Lessons from the Great Depression - by Dumb Little Man

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Change of Business Ownership | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

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Change of Business Ownership by Stefan Töpfer on Mar 17, 2008 An important consideration for a small business owner when looking towards the future is the possibility that the ownership of their business may change. 2 Comments » | Trackback | Share This 2 Responses to “ Change of Business Ownership &# Robert Moore Said on March 20th, 2008 at 11:27 am Indeed selling any business needs lots of planning. E-Mail me or follow me.

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10 Ways to Create a Work Environment That Drags You Down - by Dumb.

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Small Business Start-Up Idea – C.V. Writing Service | THE SMALL.

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Writing Service by Stefan Töpfer on May 20, 2008 The competitive job market makes it important for applicants to have a résumé that stands out from the pile. Writing Service &# Chris Burgoyne Said on May 20th, 2008 at 5:21 pm I think this is a great idea for a Small Business – and one that could expand well through cheap advertising and word-of-mouth. E-Mail me or follow me. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business. Concentrate on your business, not your office.

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How much money do you really need to start your micro business.

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by Stefan Töpfer on Feb 02, 2008 Starting from home and using bootstrapping techniques will save you money and help your small business to stay afloat. « Book Review: A Bit on the Side by Jasmine Birtles Introducing: The Small Business Bookshop » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Saturday, February 2nd, 2008 at 11:59 am and is filed under Finance , find funding. E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network!

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The 10 Most Useful Google Reader Productivity Tips - by Dumb.

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