2020 Annual Reader Survey

Simple Productivity Blog

The post 2020 Annual Reader Survey appeared first on Laura Earnest. Every year I take some time to ask my readers and followers what they would like to see over the next year. This year I've included questions about how COVID is affecting you.

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Top 15 Small Business Ideas for 2020 You Should Consider

Dumb Little Man

There’s a long list of small business ideas for 2020. Here you will learn about some of the best small business ideas for 2020. The demand for digital marketing is so high today that it can be one of the cheapest yet most profitable small business ideas for 2020. It’s one of the most profitable small business ideas for 2020. The post Top 15 Small Business Ideas for 2020 You Should Consider appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

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2020 Training Opportunities for Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Here’s what we have in store for administrative professionals in 2020: Joan’s 30 Year Anniversary Tour – Timeless Skills for Assistants. Orlando: April 22, 2020 (Admin. Professionals Day) Chicago: June 3, 2020 Denver: June 24, 2020 Nashville: October 8, 2020. . 27th Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence: 2020 & Beyond. Las Vegas, NV Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa October 27-30, 2020. . Make 2020 a winning year.

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Tips To Make 2020 Your Happiest Year Ever

Dumb Little Man

Even if that precious first payday after Christmas still feels like it’s weeks away, even if the weather is harsh and your New Year’s Resolutions have failed just as quickly as every other year, there are still ways for you to salvage things and turn 2020 into a great year. Here’s how to make 2020 your happiest year ever: Eat more fruit and veg. So, where are you planning to go in 2020? If 2020 hasn’t been all you’d hoped for so far, don’t worry.

2020 137

International Women’s Day 2020 – A Message From Julie Reed

Office Dynamics

In their March 2 article, Forbes has recommended four easy and effective steps to support the International Women’s Day 2020 “Each for Equal” Theme: . The post International Women’s Day 2020 – A Message From Julie Reed appeared first on Office Dynamics - Executive And Administrative Assistant Training. Sunday, March 8. In a recent interview, I was asked, “What motivates you to be an Administrative Professional Trainer and Coach”?

2020 159

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! 1) Show initiative One quality virtually everyone admires […]. Core Skills Featured Sponsored posts Working with Executives

2020 124

The Hidden Cost of Social Distancing

Dumb Little Man

I’ll admit it, when COVID-19 came to town this past March I was secretly excited that we were ordered to quarantine. Finally, I thought, a legitimate excuse to hunker down at home and stop the hustle! Work slowed down. I embraced my role as chief laundry-doer-dinner-maker-house keeper.

2020 241

How to Stop Being Offended by Everyone (in just 13 steps)

Dumb Little Man

It seems like you can’t do or say anything nowadays without someone being offended by it. It’s gotten out of hand, and I want to help. Are you sick of getting your “feathers ruffled” every time you go on social media, talk to a certain relative, or hear some BS on Zoom?

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When Reality Threatens To Kill Your Dream, Turn Reality Into Your Dream

Dumb Little Man

Margarete Heese, August 2020. “All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible.”. Lawrence.

2020 239

How to Keep Motivation High in the Era of Office Shutdowns

Dumb Little Man

As people are preparing for their third month of work-from-home, the office is beginning to seem like a more attractive place.

2020 162

6 College Courses That Can Get You High Salaries

Dumb Little Man

LinkedIn analysts in the new 2020 Emerging Jobs Report presented the current list of jobs that are considered the most promising. It was originally reported by CNBC.

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Ipsos Global Trends 2020

Small Business Labs

The large, global market research firm Ipsos recently released its Global Trends 2020 study.    It's based on extensive surveys and interviews across 33 countries and updates similar efforts conducted in 2013 and 2016.    The study covers a lot of ground (the study report is 120 pages long) and identifies 12 key trends that Ipsos believes will dominate the world in the 2020s.    These are: Climate emergency and antagonism.

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6 Tips to Stay Sane During Quarantine

Dumb Little Man

An unprecedented global health crisis has forced many countries to implement quarantine and lockdown protocols to contain its spread. Because of this, people are left to stay at home for longer periods of time than they could ever imagine.

2020 182

10 Things Not to Say to Someone with Breast (Or Any Other) Cancer

Dumb Little Man

Welcome to October. The leaves are showing their vibrant fall colors. Pumpkin spice everything can be found everywhere, and Breast Cancer Awareness Month is underway. Learning that a friend, family member, or coworker has breast (or any other) cancer is hard. Figuring out what to say next is harder.

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How to Get Involved in Local Politics

Dumb Little Man

Local politics, though much less covered by news outlets and much less exciting at times, are really the most important things you can get involved in, in terms of the importance of your vote.

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Tips to Improve Customer Service in 2020

Small Business CEO

… The post Tips to Improve Customer Service in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. The world is chaotic, to say the least right now.

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3 Ways to Reduce Your Anxiety Before Going to Sleep

Dumb Little Man

Having a lot of stress and anxiety is harmful for anyone during the day. Having a whirlwind of negative thoughts when you lay down to sleep is even worse! These anxious thoughts make it so difficult to get the sleep that your body and mind desperately need.

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7 Podcasts that You Need in Your Life

Dumb Little Man

Whether we are traveling back from the office, cleaning our house, or standing in a queue, time stands still, and boredom is at peak. However, we can make the most of this time by gaining knowledge. Gone are the days when we were bound to sit on a desk for learning.

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Connecting with Customers During a Crisis – Notes for the Tech Industry

Dumb Little Man

Since foot traffic has dropped dramatically due to the pandemic, the corporate arena is facing a great setback. Social distancing, which is beneficial for health safety, has brought many negative impacts for businesses globally. Among several other factors, customer interaction tops the list.

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10 Biggest Moving Mistakes You’ll Want To Avoid

Dumb Little Man

Moving can be a stressful time because there is an overwhelming amount of things that need to be done. You have to find a new place , pack up all your things, haul them, put them in your new home, arrange utilities, and more. It’s easy to forget something, and mistakes can be very costly.

2020 198

How To Successfully Pay Back Your Online Installment Loan

Dumb Little Man

In these uncertain times, sudden unavoidable expense or financial emergencies are the stuff of nightmares. Instead of having zero options, installment loans help tide you over and allow you to make payments over time.

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11 Tips For Truly Memorable And Unforgettable Gifts

Dumb Little Man

How do you give someone an unforgettable gift? We all have that one person on our list who seems impossible to buy for, but you want to give them something memorable and hopefully even useful.

2020 164

How to Coach Your Brain to Improve Your Mental Strength and Motivation

Dumb Little Man

Whenever I reflect on my daily actions, I am always impressed to see how easy it is to slip off from my best intentions. It’s as if a part of me is determined to achieve my goals while the other almost finds pleasure in sabotaging them.

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How Positive Thinking Leads to Positive Outcomes

Dumb Little Man

Everybody has heard the classic piece of advice: stay positive! The reason this advice is repeated so often is because it’s difficult to do. Sometimes negative thinking is easier in the short-term; sometimes, we don’t care about the long-term.

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How to Overcome the Fear of Being Judged

Dumb Little Man

Ah, the old fear of being judged – have you ever dealt with it? Unless you’re one of those ultra comfortable in your own skin, walk to the beat of your own drum type of people, chances are you’d answer “yes” to that question. I certainly would have when I was younger.

2020 195

The Do’s and Don’ts of Modern Online Dating

Dumb Little Man

Hi there! Have you been giving serious thought to online dating and all that comes with it? Decades ago, you had to rely on a friend’s introduction or bump into a potential partner in a grocery store aisle to meet your perfect match.

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What Is Authentication & Why Is It Important?

Dumb Little Man

Here’s an example: In July 2020, hackers took over the verified Twitter accounts of several entrepreneurial, celebrity and business figures across the globe. How to stay safe online remains a catch-22.

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5 Career Tips for Project Managers Post-Pandemic

Dumb Little Man

As we see the crisis far from getting over, here to stay for the rest of the year 2020 if not beyond, we must look for ways to revive, endure changes, and develop effective survival plans for the future. It is said that difficult times bring out the best in people.

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Blog Every Day In 2020 – A 230 Days Challenge

Brilliantly Better

At the beginning of 2020, Steve Pavlina announced on his Facebook account he will do a 365 days blogging challenge. Read more Blog Every Day In 2020 – A 230 Days Challenge. The post Blog Every Day In 2020 – A 230 Days Challenge appeared first on Dragos Roua. He also asked if other people will join. At that time, I felt comfortable to only leave a small comment saying I will follow his efforts and show a bit of support every time I’ll.

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10 Best Chrome Extensions for Keeping Organized

Dumb Little Man

Though it was necessity that caused most people to move to a remote workplace due to the restrictions put in place by the pandemic, many experts predict that remote work will continue long after a vaccine is created and we, as a whole, can go back to what was normal before quarantine.

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How To Run A Successful Business During a Pandemic

Dumb Little Man

Whenever a pandemic hits, the business sector is always one of the severely hit economic areas. Businesses will either move to a work-from-home setup, hit pause, or worse, have shut down. As a business owner, how can you make sure that your business sees the pandemic through?

2020 160

Here Are 4 Ways to Redesign Your Logo Better

Dumb Little Man

A successful logo is modern, compatible with the modern designs and trends, and expresses the company’s mission effectively. Your company or brand’s strengths and business values should be expressed through your logo. If you feel that your logo design is prosaic, it needs to be revamped.

2020 191

Could You Have Imposter Syndrome?

Dumb Little Man

We’ve all heard the term “fake it until you make it,” which refers to the idea that by acting confident and, as though you know what you’re doing, you will eventually make that a reality. But, what if that reality never comes and you feel like you’re faking it all the time?

2020 191

Get Familiar with EXPO 2020 in Dubai

Small Business CEO

In simple words, the celebration of human brilliance, as well as achievements, is shown by Expo 2020 Dubai. photo credit: Expo 2020. What is EXPO 2020? … The post Get Familiar with EXPO 2020 in Dubai appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Economy & Environment Dubai Expo 2020As we all know very well, it is the greatest show in the World organized by Dubai one year to go.

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Are Press Releases Worth The Big Bucks?

Dumb Little Man

The fact that press releases and their newswire services are still around should pretty much answer the question. No clue? Well, let’s look at it this way. Press releases have come a long way and have changed at least three mediums; newspapers, social media, and now dedicated PR platforms.

2020 181

Leading Without Authority: Tips for the “Unofficial” Leader (Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020. Join us for this month’s free webinar on the topic of Leading Without Authority: Tips for the “Unofficial” Leader. Time : 11:00 AM Pacific | 12:00 PM Mountain | 1:00 PM Central | 2:00 PM Eastern.

2020 165

How to Shape Your Startup into a Brand

Dumb Little Man

According to Seth Godin , a brand is defined as: “The expectations, stories, memories, and relationships that account for a consumer’s choice of a product or service over another.”. In simple terms, a brand is what your business does to create a memorable impression in the mind of your audience.

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Real Estate SEO Tips: How to Maximize Your Google Visibility

Dumb Little Man

Like other sectors, real estate is increasingly grabbing customers’ attention by coming up with ideal websites that run with proper SEO strategies.

2020 194

7 Winter Foot Problems and Tips for Keeping Them At Bay

Dumb Little Man

With winter just around the corner, most of us are already dreaming of long days spent on the slopes followed by leisurely evenings by the fireplace.

2020 223

Two Reasons to Stop Striving Towards Perfection and Instead Be More Creative

Dumb Little Man

“I need to be the perfect student”. “I I must be the perfect employee”. “I I have to be the perfect parent”. Many people with high anxiety strive towards perfection. I have been known to be a perfectionist in school, always trying to get straight A’s and being disappointed with any grade lower.

2020 197

How To Develop Self-Discipline

Dumb Little Man

We start something new with the best intentions. We have great aspirations and a clear vision. We feel inspired. How could we fail? And yet, we do. Over and over. Things don’t go the way we planned. We get discouraged. Maybe things are even going well, but somehow we just run out of steam.

2020 225

5 Tips To Build Your Team’s Productivity

Dumb Little Man

When it comes to managing a team, whether in a corporate setting or as part of your business, productivity is one of the most important parameters of success. It’s also something that we all want, although it’s a little tricky to figure out how to get there. Building your team’s productivity should be a priority for you as a manager, mainly because when productivity goes up, it implies that your business is functioning at optimal efficiency.

2020 177

7 Ways to Overcome Analysis Paralysis

Dumb Little Man

Have you ever been stuck in a rut? You know you need to decide, yet you continue to remain in a state of inaction. This is known as analysis paralysis. It is a situation where a group or person is unable to move forward because of overthinking and over-analysis. So, you ask, do I just go with my gut?

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