The Life-Changing Magic of Giving Up

Dumb Little Man

‘Giving up’ or ‘quitting’ on something has mixed connotations. For one, giving up smoking is widely applauded. Giving up on a marriage, on the other hand, well, it depends on who you speak to. The conversation can then open up.

2019 266

Brookings 2019 Trends to Watch

Small Business Labs

They recently released a report with their 2019 Trends to Watch. The trend is listed first in the Biggest Policy Trends in 2019 section of the report. But we think Allen is correct that this should be a major priority in 2019.

2019 69

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The Rise of Independent Worker Teams: Fiverr's Studios and Upwork's Agency Experience

Small Business Labs

" The boutique agencies Upwork refers to are small service firms, most of which utilize freelancers as part of their project teams.    Both services illustrate two growing trends: The trend towards independent workers teaming up via online platforms and marketplaces.

2019 85

Tips For Employers to Reduce Motor Vehicle Crashes

Dumb Little Man

Tip 1 – Set up a Safe Driver Program. A joint effort by the NETS, NHTSA and OSHA designed to reduce motor vehicle accidents suggest that employers set up a safe driver program. They even offer a brochure to help you set one up.

2019 244

Is It Possible To Find High Quality CBD?

Dumb Little Man

Without the FDA labeling safeguards, content regulations, and legal uncertainty, it’s up to the manufacturers to keep their own products in check. Without the watchful eye of the FDA, industry standards are not subject to the strict rules of government agency beyond legal levels of THC.

2019 245

Can You Become A Police Officer With Bad Credit Or Bankruptcy On Your Credit Report?

Dumb Little Man

Law enforcement agencies may consider an applicant with financial burdens to be more likely to swipe cash during a residential alarm search.

2019 239

Nikola Tesla: Man Who Defeated The Prediction Fate

Dumb Little Man

However, it is expected that it’s not the first time an official governmental agency is hiding information and not telling the truth. In 1928, he came up with an electro propulsive flying machine resembling a helicopter.

2019 213

Building A Startup: What Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Needs to Hear

Dumb Little Man

Your business plan will tell an investor if you and your idea are up to it. But, more importantly, it will tell YOU if you’re up to it. ” Now, it’s time for you to crank up the engines. Tie you up in lawsuits till you lose the will to live?

2019 224

4 Crucial Business Development Lessons for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Dumb Little Man

Since I had been freelancing for a while, I thought that I had certain competencies which would be helpful in setting up a business. Keeping in mind all the aforementioned, I embarked on a journey of developing a virtual content marketing agency. I ended up losing some money.

2019 232

Why You Shouldn’t Register Domains with Your Web Host

Dumb Little Man

Before we talk about why you should have a separate domain registrar and web host, you should know that many online web hosts have different web hosting coupons which help you save up extra money on domain name registration, as well as other web hosting services.

2019 214

7 Networking Tips in a Competitive Industry

Dumb Little Man

Conversations, meeting up at industry events, and being generally social can still provide a great deal of information. Staffing agencies may turn to each other to find the right fit. Regardless of the industry, networking is a must.

2019 186

5 Mobile Applications for Disaster Management and Preparedness

Dumb Little Man

It also provides a platform for your local public safety agencies to distribute information about disaster preparedness and weather events in real-time. Staying up-to-date with what’s going on in your community via Nextdoor can pay off if you need to respond to a disaster.

2019 170

Counting the costs: What government funding for scientific research will cover?

The Small Business Blog

And if you’re working in scientific, technological, medical or engineering research, the government can end up giving you quite a lot of money, through a scheme called research and development tax credits. If you hire agency workers, you can claim back up to 65% of the agency fees.

2019 149

Are SMEs are turning their backs on traditional marketing?

The Small Business Blog

As a proportion of total annual revenue, just over a quarter of respondents (28%) said online marketing contributed between 30% and 50% of their annual income, while 10% said it contributed up to 100%.

2019 139

How Tech Can Protect Your Home From Hail Damage

Dumb Little Man

Damage in Texas alone made up $1.3 After that point, it’s up to your insurance coverage to help protect your investment: your home. Up until this point, this wasn’t always possible.

2019 225

How to Scale and Predict Results in Influencer Marketing

Small Business CEO

Because of this, many brands and marketing agencies are looking forward to ramping up their influencer marketing efforts exponentially. With 11x ROI than other marketing methods, influencer marketing is delivering exceptional results due to highly engaged audiences.

2022 74

Episode 259: Being a Rare Breed with Ashleigh Hansberger

Productivityist

She is the Co-founder and Chief of Strategy at Motto, a leading branding and digital agency that builds brands for emerging challengers and global brands who want to change the game in their industry. Want to keep up with the podcast?

2019 68

Here is How to Hold a Meeting with Your Location-Independent Team Members for the First Time

Small Business CEO

Whether you run an ecommerce business or a digital agency, you might be collaborating with a team across the state, country, or even the world. Many people envision team meetings as stuffy office-based meetings between employees and management, but today’s economy is simply different.

2019 88

Episode 259: Being a Rare Breed with Ashleigh Hansberger

Productivityist

She is the Co-founder and Chief of Strategy at Motto, a leading branding and digital agency that builds brands for emerging challengers and global brands who want to change the game in their industry. Want to keep up with the podcast?

2019 56

Is High-Quality Video Production a Critical Factor in Advertising?

Small Business CEO

So, we decided to perform an experiment: We commissioned an ad agency to create three ads, for the same product, with budgets of $1,000, $10,000 and $100,000. Do companies really need to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars on production to create quality videos for advertising ?

2019 81

Episode 259: Being a Rare Breed with Ashleigh Hansberger

Productivityist

She is the Co-founder and Chief of Strategy at Motto, a leading branding and digital agency that builds brands for emerging challengers and global brands who want to change the game in their industry. Want to keep up with the podcast?

2019 52

Understanding and optimizing the two psychological types of entrepreneur motivation

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

They often perfect agency/service business models where consistently overdelivering on promises guarantees success. . Get clear on how – and where – in your business you’re showing up with one and not the other kind of motivational drive. I think you can look at entrepreneur motivational in two basic ways: . Paradoxical Laziness . A lot of entrepreneurs don’t want to work that hard. Tech and “hacking” are particularly appealing to these people.

2019 57

IELTS Writing Task 1: Sample Answers and Tips

Daily Writing Tips

The grades are used by more than 10,000 colleges (plus agencies and other institutions) in over 140 countries. Of course, check with your specific institution or agency to be sure of the standard you need to reach.). Do you need to master English to a certain standard?

2019 70

Feed Your Inner Brainiac: Blogs & Podcasts to Fuel the Fire - Part 2 of 2

The Marq

The site was founded by Shane Parrish , " a former cybersecruity expert with Canada's top intelligence agency " (link to article by The New York Times). Feeding your brain doesn't need to be restricted to reading books.

2019 52

5 Remote Collaboration Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Dumb Little Man

The SHRM Employees Benefits Report 2019 shows that more than half of the organizations (57%) offer remote working hours. He talks about a survey conducted with CTrip.com, which is China’s largest Travel agency. And to their surprise, the performance went up to 24%!

2020 222

How going digital can make business events more valuable

Practically Perfect PA

It is estimated that the augmented reality market will be worth more than £1 billion by 2019. This post is sponsored by Go up. Networking events are vital to the visibility of a business and present valuable opportunities to build strategic relationships.

2015 169

This Old Marketing Farewell Episode: Sometimes the End Is a Beginning

Small Business Labs

Joe Pulizzi: I believe that some time next year there is going to be talk of this happening, and it will be consummated some time in 2019. In fact, humans remember the transitions because it’s moments of change and possibility and trepidation that light us up.

2017 113