The four things you need to do to impress your boss in 2020

Practically Perfect PA

Here are some top tips on how to make a positive impression in 2020 when planning a meeting. A new year is an opportunity for a fresh start. So this year, why not make your resolution to impress your boss – and reap the rewards that follow!

2020 151

Administrative Assistant vs. Executive Assistant: What’s the Difference?

Eat Your Career

As many of my regular readers already know, I am a proud former administrative professional.

2020 180

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Parent Child Interaction Therapy in Developing Parent-Child Relationship

Dumb Little Man

Raising a child is one of the most important aspects of a parent’s life. Although the road can be tough, it is quite rewarding to see your child grow up as a wonderful person. The bond of a child with the parents start since birth as the child is dependent on the parent for every need.

2020 153

10 Ways to Encourage More Women Into Your Workforce

Dumb Little Man

Female participation in the labor market across the globe is declining. According to a World Bank research report , the women’s labor force participation rate is 48.5%, whereas the rate for men is 75% in 2018.

2020 156

How To Secure Mobile Data: Tips to Protect Yourself Online

Dumb Little Man

Think about all the Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter posts you make. Then, consider that for every post, there is data collected about your location, device, and more. We create new data amounting to 250 million terabytes each day.

2020 178

The Connection Between Sugar and Cancer You Might Not Know About

Dumb Little Man

In its simplest form, the body uses calories provided by sugar for energy. There’s also the pleasurable aspect is has on many foods. And it’s rather surprising how frequently it appears in savory foods like sauces, processed meats, and vegetable products.

2020 175

Making A Financial Plan: How to Set Financial Goals To Live Your Best Life

Dumb Little Man

Financial planning is a crucial part of adult life, yet 40% of Americans have never had a budget. Sticking to a budget can help prevent you from falling on hard times. It can also help you achieve your goals in life.

2020 156

Quick Tips On Taking a Social Media Break

Dumb Little Man

We often call the next generation and children today as “digital natives” They’ll grow up being more familiar with social media and the digital landscape instead of interacting with other kids. Some of them may even be considered addicted to internet.

2020 146

A House-Buying Guide For Millennials

Dumb Little Man

Buying a house can be an exciting time in anyone’s life, and it’s a huge milestone that you should celebrate. Millennials buying houses is nothing new, but there’s a new surge of younger homebuyers throughout the United States.

2020 168

How to Make Smart Career Decisions (Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Join us for this month’s free webinar on the topic of “How to Make Smart Career Decisions.” ” Date : Wednesday, January 22, 2019. Time : 11:00 AM Pacific | 12:00 PM Mountain | 1:00 PM Central | 2:00 PM Eastern.

2020 166

Non-Profit Sector Big and Growing Faster Than Overall Employment

Small Business Labs

The Johns Hopkins Non-Profit Economic Data Project recently released its 2019 Non-Profit Employment Report.    There are two key findings.    The first is the U.S non-profit sector is big, employing 12.3 million paid workers.  

2020 141

How Companies Should Handle Office Romance

Dumb Little Man

We spend more of our waking day at work than anywhere else. Throughout our careers, we come across many new faces and form strong connections with those we work with. Spending so much time with the same people leads us to build strong friendships and for some, more than that.

2020 156

How to Measure Influencer Marketing Impact

Dumb Little Man

The rise of social media in the last decade has altered the way we live, work, buy, and do business. Millennials and Gen Z that have the most purchase power spend most of their time online. This is why it has become indispensable for organizations to have a robust presence on social media platforms.

2020 156

How to Choose A Financial Advisor: Top Tips You Can Follow

Dumb Little Man

Finding someone you can trust to give you sound financial advice is not easy. That’s probably why 75% of Americans manage their own finances. Whether they could benefit from professional advice is not the point, though.

2020 136

8 Tips for Getting Back in the Work Groove

Office Dynamics

What is on the horizon for 2020? Wishing you a fantastic 2020! We all know how hard it is to mentally get back in our work mode after a holiday—especially a long holiday like Christmas season. Here are some tips to help assistants refocus on business and their priorities.

2020 203

7 Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Be Energy Efficient

Eco-Office Gals

It’s a myth that only large corporations can afford to make the switch to efficient energy. Despite start-up costs, eco-friendly initiatives can lead to significant savings and benefits. Ultimately, many business owners believe the investment is worthwhile.

2020 130

7 Things Great Leaders Do

Ian's Messy Desk

The post 7 Things Great Leaders Do appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Once in a while you meet a someone who stands out as a leader. They are more than just charismatic or likeable. You can quickly tell, they think and act and lead differently than most people.

2020 161

Essential Tips On How to Manage Work Emails Without Losing Productivity

Dumb Little Man

Did you know that an average professional receives close to 121 emails a day? Now if this is the number of emails an average professional receives, what about your work email? Hundreds of emails, right?

2020 159

5 Critical Life Lessons You Can Learn From Kung Fu Panda

Dumb Little Man

Kung Fu Panda is an animated movie that teaches several interesting life lessons, embedded in a predictable storyline. It is highly entertaining, done in a Dreamworks storybook fashion. Even though we first watched the movie over a week ago, my kids can not stop talking about it. In the show, the panda, whose name is Po, was chosen by a wise old turtle, Ooguay, as the dragon warrior to defeat the enemy. Unfortunately, Po was an unlikely character for he was fat and clumsy.

2020 142

Tips and Techniques for Assistants – Trish Stadler

Practically Perfect PA

We are so excited to launch our new series of videos for Practically Perfect PA readers. The series will focus […]. Featured

2020 130

Why Knowing The Purpose of New Year’s Resolution Is Important

Dumb Little Man

It’s that time to think about your New Year’s resolutions again. Lose weight. Change jobs. Find your soulmate. Whatever your resolution is, you have it for one reason. You think that you will be happier having attained that goal.

2020 133

Shape Thinking with Experiences that Make You Proud

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Shape Thinking with Experiences that Make You Proud appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Do our thoughts shape our lives? Albert Einstein believed so. He said, “The world we have created is a product of our thinking; it cannot be changed without changing our thinking.”

2020 139

Quibi Bets Big on Mobile Movies

Small Business Labs

Quibi is a startup entertainment company that has raised $1.4 billion in venture funding to build a new content streaming service designed exclusively for mobile devices. 

2020 130

Putting Business Back in Business Casual

Office Dynamics

We live in a day and age that has forgotten which word comes first in the phrase, “business casual.” Too many professionals lose focus of their lofty career goals in the day-to-day grind.

2020 206

The Growing Backlash Against AB5, California's New Gig Economy Law

Small Business Labs

California's new labor law, AB5, was meant to help Uber and Lyft drivers - and others - get hired as traditional employees with the hope this would increase their pay and financial security. 

2020 130

The Rise of Career Nomadism

Small Business Labs

Korn Ferry is a large, global organizational consulting and recruiting firm. Their research institute recently released their Top 10 Talent Trends for the New Year.    All the trends are interesting. But the one that jumped out at us is the rise of career nomadism.

2020 130

5 Simple Exercises for Mental Health and Emotional Fitness

Dumb Little Man

In general, a good workout isn’t just great for your physical body. There are also exercises for mental health, which you can do to help reduce feelings of depression and boost your mood immensely. At least three workout sessions are enough to make an impact on your mental health.

2020 133

4 Steps to Reinvigorating Your Content Marketing in 2020

Small Business CEO

… The post 4 Steps to Reinvigorating Your Content Marketing in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. “Starting is easy; persistence is an art.” It’s an old German proverb, but one that fully encapsulates what often occurs with content marketing today.

2020 57

What to Do If You Have Imposter's Syndrome

On The Job

No matter how successful you may be in your career, it's not unusual to feel like an imposter. Imposter syndrome" is a real thing, and I've met many (very successful) people who have it.

2020 130

Change Your Life With the Bullet Journal Method

Simple Productivity Blog

If you have ever gotten frustrated with a pre-made planner because you ended up working to fit the planner, rather than the planner fitting you, there is a solution. That solution is Bullet Journaling. The post Change Your Life With the Bullet Journal Method appeared first on Laura Earnest.

2020 130

3 Ways to Deal With Toxic People at Work

On The Job

If you're like me and would like to begin 2020 by eliminating negativity from your life, then you're going to have to deal with those people at work who get on your last nerve.

2020 130

The Productivity App I Always Wanted: ZenTasktic

Brilliantly Better

Brace yourselves, because this post will be about a productivity app. Even more, it would be about a productivity app that I absolutely love. And even even more, an app that I wrote myself: ZenTasktic.

2020 79

Podcast 135: Organizing a creative, busy life with family

Clutter Coach

by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ? Stitcher ?. Soundcloud ? YouTube ? Google Play ? iHeartRadio You can leave a review here! ? . You can see the video interview on YouTube here. In this episode I talk to my friend Adam Davis who’s a musician, artist, husband and dad who teaches at a local gym and also gives guitar lessons. How does he juggle all that?

2020 100

Podcast Episode 14 – Are You A Chronic Starter?

Simple Productivity Blog

How many projects do you have that aren't finished right now? I'm not talking about just the ones you are aware of. I'm talking about all those things that you put somewhere with the intention of getting back to them "someday". Today we will look at how starting projects can become a problem, a way to list all of your projects, and how to combat some of the things that can keep you from finishing. The post Podcast Episode 14 – Are You A Chronic Starter? appeared first on Laura Earnest.

2020 100

Important Tips for Safe Online Dating

Dumb Little Man

Can online dating be done safely? Older generations might warn that the only people doing online dating are serial killers. However, it’s important to remind them that the crime rate is lower than it ever has been.

2020 143

Changing Jobs: Let’s Do The Math

Simple Productivity Blog

How do you know if a new job is the right way to go? If all other factors are equal, how do you know that you're not actually taking a cut in pay? I get asked this question - a lot - because people know I can do the math. The price to pay of an engineering degree and a teaching license in math, I guess). So today I wanted to get the article out there so other people can see how to work through it. Bear in mind that this is just the money numbers.

2020 100

The Rise Of The Part Time Entrepreneur

Brilliantly Better

The world is changing at a frantic pace. We’re witnessing these small changes all the time, but, somehow, it makes more sense to talk about the bigger picture when there’s a significant time milestone. Like the beginning of a new decade, for instance. The world today, at the beginning of the “twenties” is so different. Read more The Rise Of The Part Time Entrepreneur. The post The Rise Of The Part Time Entrepreneur appeared first on Dragos Roua. Personal Development

2020 63

Episode 278: Keeping Productive with Francesco D’Alessio

Productivityist

I’m hosting an event on Saturday February 29th, 2020 – the extra day that we get in a leap year – and I’d love for you to join me and a bevy of stellar speakers and great guests.

2020 56

Creative Writing 101

Daily Writing Tips

What is Creative Writing? Creative writing is anything where the purpose is to express thoughts, feelings and emotions rather than to simply convey information.

2020 88

7 Tips for Reading More

Jen Lawrence

I wish I read more. I think this a few times a week as I try to balance all the aspects of my life. I love reading and probably fall above average for my reading time, but still… I wish I read more. Turns out, I’m not not alone.

2020 52

Episode 277: Overcoming Overwhelm with Dr. Samantha Brody

Productivityist

I’m holding a BIG event in Vancouver, BC, Canada on the extra day we have in 2020 to help you craft your time bigger and better moving forward. On this episode of the podcast, I’m joined by Dr. Samantha Brody.

2020 56

Learn Your Options for How to Monitor Snapchat

Small Business CEO

Social media has definitely caused a lot of headaches for parents over the years that it has come to dominate the lives of youth. Probably the chief perpetrator of these headaches has been Snapchat.

2020 62

7 Awesome SEO Benefits for Your Small Business

Small Business CEO

Think your business is too small to benefit from SEO? Think again. If you think SEO is only for large companies, we’re happy to finally put that myth to rest. Absolutely every business, no matter how small, can and should reap the benefits of SEO. You don’t believe us?

2020 52