Emotional Control in 2014

Dumb Little Man

So if you’re in the market for learning how to gain more control over your emotions or know someone who is, please read on… Read more ». There’s a big difference between our reactions and our responses, but for many people out there, they are one in the same. For example, this is the underlying issue for those in need of anger management or for those that seem to go off the deep end when a small negative event happens.

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Sponsor Post, August 2014

Simple Productivity Blog

In August, my sponsors feature those that can help you learn and grow. The post Sponsor Post, August 2014 appeared first on Simple Productivity Blog. Double Your Business Leonie Dawson’s Double Your Business course distills the way that she took her business to 6 figures in a do-able and helpful manner. Franklin Planners With so many projects coming to a head before school starts, you need […].

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Teaching Your Child to Learn Through Music

Dumb Little Man

If your preschooler is struggling to learn to tie his shoes, try creating a little song to help him remember the steps. Brain Children Cool Tools Goals Learning Lifehacks Success Music is a powerful tool that parents and educators can use to help children excel academically, socially, and psychologically. If your third grader is frustrated and failing at those pesky multiplication tables, singing the math facts will work every time.

2014 215

The Future of Museum's TrendsWatch 2014

Small Business Labs

 It's a rare week when we don't learn something of value from this newsletter. One of our favorite trends publications, the annual TrendsWatch report  from the Center for the Future of Museums , has been released.   There are 2 key reasons we think so highly of this report.   First, the Center looks at trends from a very different perspective than other trend watchers. This often results in insights not found elsewhere.

2014 141

6 Lessons Learned From Over 200 Hours of Therapy

Dumb Little Man

These are the some of the things I’ve learned from all that time and money spent. That’s okay and that failure leads me to the first thing I learned. The post 6 Lessons Learned From Over 200 Hours of Therapy appeared first on Dumb Little Man. “You can stay in therapy your whole life, but you’ve got to live life and not talk about life.” Tracey Gold I’ve been to over 200 hours of therapy. I wanted to replicate the beginning of Law and Order, but I probably failed.

2014 219

3 Life Lessons Learned from Attachment

Dumb Little Man

"A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone." " -Henry David Thoreau Attachment is at the root of most of our modern experience. As Shakespeare said, the expectation facet of attachment is also the root of all heartache. We're taught to long for a life we must strive for years to achieve. The lives of celebrities and powerful politicians are held in high esteem, while most of us are simply left out of the history books.

2014 218

5 Awesome Things We Can Learn from Children

Dumb Little Man

However there are still many things that we can learn from our little ones that when implemented into our own lives, can be a real game changer. The post 5 Awesome Things We Can Learn from Children appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Children laugh around 300 times a day whereas adults laugh less than 20. That’s quite a difference! Of course, with growing up comes responsibilities and challenges and not all of these make us want to roll about laughing.

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Why Continued Learning Is Important

Office Dynamics

Are you coming into your fullness through learning and growing? What has been your greatest stretch in terms of learning and development? In this issue, I want to talk about: Why BIG learning is important. The definition of BIG learning. Today, should not be a question of, “Do I need to learn?” It is a fact that you need to learn in aspects of life so you don’t make big mistakes, waste your time and money, get left behind, and become terribly stressed.

Learn to Stop to Keep Going

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Learn to Stop to Keep Going appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. You just finished reading Learn to Stop to Keep Going ! Recommended: Evernote Essentials The post Learn to Stop to Keep Going appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Imagine getting behind the wheel of your car and driving continuously, without any thought to refueling or maintenance. It would run along for a while, but sooner or later something would bring the car to a halt.

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Jackpot! Important Investment Lessons We Learn from Past Lottery Winners

Dumb Little Man

A massive lottery win can be a joyous and life changing experience, but great fortune seldom comes without burdens of its own. A number of lottery jackpot winners in recent memory have squandered their winnings, and are now no better off because they didn't manage their money wisely. There have been a rare few winners who have increased their winnings because they sought advice on investing, and didn't squander their winnings within a few years.

2014 219

Freelance Writing Course – Autumn 2014

Daily Writing Tips

What I have learned so far has been very helpful and I have looked ahead at what is still there and I am amazed at the depth of knowledge you have given me. Writing Productivity : You’ll learn how to become a prolific writer, which is essential if you want to make money writing. Here you’ll learn where and how to find your first clients, and how to obtain high-paying writing gigs over time. Twice a year we open the enrollment for our Freelance Writing Course.

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It’s 2014, WordPress is NOT Just a Blogging Platform

Tips From T. Marie

I can’t believe that in 2014 there are still people out there using scare tactics to try to keep people from creating business websites with WordPress. Or put lots of time in to learn how to do it yourself. Choose WordPress because it’s the smart choice for today’s connected society, allowing for easily updating content and taking advantage of what gets the attention of search engines in 2014.

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2014: A Great Year for Freelance Writers

Daily Writing Tips

Well, 2014 might be the right year for you, as the demand for online writers is stronger than ever. We run the course twice a year only, and today we are opening the doors for the first edition of 2014. This involves setting up a website, learning how to promote it, and so on. Have you ever considered becoming a part-time or full-time freelance writer?

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What I Learned About Achieving Goals and How to Achieve Yours

Dumb Little Man

Behind every achieved goal, there’s a story about our own personal development. It is a manifestation of experiences, challenges, and our inner abilities all accumulating to one glorious moment, marking off a goal from your “to-achieve list”. Every goal is a test; a test of willpower, courage, and intellect. But what really sets apart people who are able to reach their goals from those who cave in?

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Simply Podtastic: My 2014 Essential Podcast Diet

Productivityist

Note: Before I reveal what has become my 2014 Podcast Diet, I''d like to discuss how thrilled I am that the podcasting medium has really started to explode in the past couple of years. If you''re interested in checking it out and learning more about the event, click here. Smart Passive Income: Pat Flynn is incredibly smart, and I''ve learned quite a bit since subscribing to his podcast.

2014 81

Do You Learn From Your Mistakes?

The Small Business Blog

There are a number of old adages that relate to learning from our mistakes. Don’t make the same mistake twice Fool me once: your fault, fool me twice: my fault James Dyson said: Enjoy your failures because you never learn from your success So why is it so hard to learn from our mistakes and… Read the full article here: Do You Learn From Your Mistakes?

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Speaker Lineup Announced for Administrative Assistant Conference 2014

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics International has announced the keynote presenters for its administrative professionals conference , the 21st Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence, to be held September 30 – October 3, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 24, 2014. The conference agenda has been curated around the theme for the 2014 conference — Collaborate, Create & Connect: Expand Your Influence. “I

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Administrative Professionals Day Gifts – What They Really Want

Office Dynamics

Today’s sophisticated, savvy executive or administrative assistant wants recognition that feeds their desire to learn and grow in their Career of Choice. Admin Assistant Training Current Events Workplace Tools administrative assistant conference administrative profession Administrative Professionals Day 2014 Administrative Professionals Day Gift Ideas Administrative Professionals Day Gifts

Study, Learn, and Read

Daily Writing Tips

Although the word learn is closely associated with study , the following sentences have completely different meanings: I am studying German. I am learning German. Many a student studies a subject in school without learning it. Idioms with learn : to learn by heart : to memorize. learn by rote : to learn by means of repetition, the way one learns the alphabet, the multiplication tables, and scientific phyla. for learning me your language!

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Should I Homeschool My Kids?

Dumb Little Man

Online learning offers many benefits for homeschooled students. Drawing on my experience in educating my own children, as well as working as an online educator for homeschooling families I would like to offer parents a few suggestions as they look for a free, high quality online learning platform that provides students with engaging material and supplemental assignments. an ILP (Individual Learning Plan) for each individual student 3. Brain Learning

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BIG Learning: The Invisible Bag of Skills Give Assistants the Edge

Office Dynamics

Carrying on with the May theme of BIG learning, today I want to talk to you about the invisible bag of skills, knowledge and information. The post BIG Learning: The Invisible Bag of Skills Give Assistants the Edge appeared first on Office Dynamics. Admin Assistant Training Self Development Workplace Tools how do I continue learning as an assistant? Hello Monday Motivators!

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The one question that can make all the difference: “What am I really afraid of?”

Dumb Little Man

Brain Business Career Change Communicating Development Fear How To Learning Lifehacks It is often said that roughly two things motivate people: interest and fear. A lot of self-development programs and books deal with interest related topics: What is it that I really want in life? What is my passion? What do I really-really want to do? What would I do if I’d win $50 million?

2014 219

7 Killer Ways to Connect with your Audience During a Speech

Dumb Little Man

Brain Business Career Communicating How To Learning Lifehacks Stress Success Workplace It’s probably your worst nightmare. You’re giving a speech, and you start to stumble. You mix up a few of your words, lose your train of thought, and then you can’t seem to get back on track. Sweat is forming on your brow and you’re starting to hyperventilate. You’re asking yourself: is it hot in here, or is it just me? Is there a rock nearby I can climb under?

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BIG Self-Improvement…Commit to One Learning Event

Office Dynamics

Here’s a message about giving yourself permission to continue your learning journey for your BIG life. Obviously, these are individuals who have committed to a learning event. They will learn valuable information from our speakers and their peers. Learn as if you were to live forever.” I have been in the adult education/learning/training business for 24 years, mostly working with administrative professionals of all walks of life.

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Four Lessons You Can Learn about Personal Effectiveness from the Ryder Cup

The Small Business Blog

As with many international sporting events it is used by many commentators as a barometer of what is good or bad about the state of the particular sport,… Read the full article here: Four Lessons You Can Learn about Personal Effectiveness from the Ryder Cup on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Firstly: if you don’t know about the Ryder Cup it is a biannual golf match played between the professional golfers of Europe and those of the USA.

2014 170

Make Your Office Green and Clean for 2014

Eco-Office Gals

Paper wastage is to be avoided at all cost so make sure your team implement and remind each other of the simple changes they can make and if at all possible, go paperless in 2014. The lessons learned in Green Office week will carry on and make your business better for the environment so plan now to have a full share and see what a difference it makes to your work place. Green Office week 2014 should take part countrywide around the month of May.

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Coworking Forecast: 1 Million Coworkers in 2018

Small Business Labs

We released our 2014 to 2018 global coworking forecast last week at the Global Coworking Unconference Conference (GCUC) in Kansas City.   coworking facility operators have learned to optimize their space use and serve more members per square foot of space. The number of global coworking facilities has been growing quite rapidly over the last 5 years, basically doubling in number each year. 

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Make more money! 3-Hour Intensive at a massive discount!

Step It Up VA Coaching

You’ll learn where your blocks are, why you aren’t creating the success you would like. You’ll learn what you need to do to have growth in your business. BEST OF ALL – - you’ll learn how you can make more money in your business! Here are the details: You must purchase your intensive before March 1, 2014. Your intensive must be scheduled for a March 2014 date.

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Simply Podtastic: My 2014 Essential Podcast Diet

Productivityist

Note: Before I reveal what has become my 2014 Podcast Diet, I’d like to discuss how thrilled I am that the podcasting medium has really started to explode in the past couple of years. If you’re interested in checking it out and learning more about the event, click here. Smart Passive Income: Pat Flynn is incredibly smart, and I’ve learned quite a bit since subscribing to his podcast.

2014 43

8 Things I Learned From Starting My 8th Business

Brilliantly Better

The context was related to my sudden involvement in a new business … The post 8 Things I Learned From Starting My 8th Business appeared first on Dragos Roua. A few weeks ago I wrote about disruption, and how to embrace it. Business Personal Development conect hub lessons open connect

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What Can You Learn about Social Media from a Meteorologist? A Lot. My Interview with Brad Panovich (@WxBrad)

Tips From T. Marie

Categories: Blogging & Social Media. Business Tips Is social media right for everyone? Can Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc. make an impact no matter who/what you are? Example: has it changed the way meteorologists perform their jobs? Probably something you’ve thought very little about until now; most of us probably take for granted how we receive information about our weather. The answer, […] ( Read more. ). Blogging & Social Media Business Tips

100 Ways To Live A Better Life – 27. Learn To Ignore

Brilliantly Better

Learn To Ignore appeared first on Dragos Roua. Personal Development ignorance learning I think they should be teaching this one in schools. We’re focused on so many topics and think we have to do so much stuff, … The post 100 Ways To Live A Better Life – 27.

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100 Ways To Live A Better Life – 14. Learn A New Language

Brilliantly Better

If you’re going to do number 10 (which is, just in case you forgot, travel long distance), you’re going to learn … The post 100 Ways To Live A Better Life – 14. Learn A New Language appeared first on Dragos Roua. Blogging Personal Development language learn Challenge your mind. Constantly.

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How To Build Your Child an Emotional Bulletproof Vest

Dumb Little Man

being left out of games or groups)—to learning disabilities to familial dysfunction to peer pressure, they are constantly under fire. When I was a child, someone—we never learned who—set my father’s car on fire. Today’s children are riddled with shots that chip away at their self-esteem and self-worth. From bullying—whether overt or passive (i.e. Positive self-talk is a crucial, effective strategy they can use to combat any time of discomfort.

2014 219

The Keys to making Lasting, Meaningful Changes in One’s Life

Dumb Little Man

Before we can identify and utilize the keys to making significant lifestyle changes, there are certain concepts that we may have to learn. Have you ever considered making changes in certain areas of your life? Have you attempted to make changes in the past, experienced minor successes, but wound up where you started? Maybe you wanted to become a better father or mother, control your computer addictions, improve your temperament, or lose weight.

2014 219

5 Helpful Tips for Adjusting to Change

Dumb Little Man

Learning how to cope with change is an important skill that one must attain in order to improve our companies or our lives. Whether we are talking about a business or an individual, change is necessary for growth and improvement, but many of these have difficulties adjusting to change or resist it altogether. It goes without saying that change requires a great deal of faith. Unfortunately, in most cases, it is easier to believe in faith or preach it than it is to live by it.

2014 219

3 Questions to Unlock The Past (And Future Happiness)

Dumb Little Man

As Jon-Kabat-Zinn’s book title reads “Wherever you go, there you are” There is something in us that attracts the experiences we have in our lives and we need the help of emotions to drill down to the truth of the lesson we need to learn.

2014 219

Revolutions Instead of Resolutions

Virtual Moxie

This due to all the rah-rah people talking about how we should hurry up and do great, brave, happy, or big things before the end of the year, so that we could then turn the corner to 2014 and do more or bigger great, brave, happy, or big things. And now that we’ve turned the corner and 2014 is a reality, and we clearly haven’t yet crushed it, we’re getting more of the same messages, all meant to lead us to, well, more. Revolutions that we can live with far into 2014 (and beyond!)instead

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Stop Trying To Change Who You Are!

Dumb Little Man

So here is your question: Are you learning from other people or are you trying to be other people? There’s a passiveness to learning from others and their ideas. Can a fixation on self-improvement actually be a form of self-bashing? It’s a counter-intuitive idea, but sometimes when we think we are trying to improve ourselves, we are really just trash talking ourselves. The internet is surging with self-improvement tips, articles, books, speakers, etcetera.

2014 219

Three Steps to Keep Fear From Controlling You and Your Relationships

Dumb Little Man

I’d say it’s culturally bread, but I think this form of denial is learned by men in many cultures. Fear stops all of us from doing things. It can also drive our behavior too – often behavior that is not good for us. Either way, when fear controls us, it’s not good. Not surprisingly, men and women respond to fear differently. While many women will readily admit their fears, most men on the other hand will not. Fear is equated with weakness for a lot of men.

2014 217

Top 10 Small Business Trends for 2015

Small Business Labs

Just in Time Learning: Long touted as the next big thing,low-cost yet highly professional on and offline short, specialized training courses and programs are finally starting to deliver on their promise of improved business education.     They also provide independent workers (and others) a way to upgrade their skill and/or learn new ones.   Top 10 Small Business Trends for 2015. Below is our 8 th annual Top 10 Small Business Trends List.

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What You Missed in that TED Talk You Watched

Dumb Little Man

You’re reading and learning and blowing up your brain with info, but not putting one […]. I know what you did this week. You spent hours combing through your Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook feeds while also listening to a few TED talks, searching for that one nugget that’s going to change everything for you. But guess what. It won’t. And you wasted your time. Sorry! Think about what you found. Did you find anything new?

2014 219

6 Life Lessons We All Know But Always Forget

Dumb Little Man

School isn’t the only place where we can learn—day-to-day experiences can deal us some major life lessons that you won’t find in any academic book. Sadly, because we are always too wrapped up in our fast-paced lives, we forget about these life gems that help us become better people. Now that we’re adults, we’ve become even more stubborn and hard-headed than when we were children, and sometimes, it takes the discipline of a strict teacher to beat some sense into us.

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