7 Hacks I Learned From James Bond

Dumb Little Man

Here are seven life hacks you can learn from the master spy himself: Only Follow the Rules That Suit You. Buy the best you can afford when it comes to the tools of your profession, the safety and comfort of your home, the food you put in your body, and at least one high-quality set of clothes. The post 7 Hacks I Learned From James Bond appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Not everybody can be a globetrotting super-spy who saves the world every few years.

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5 Lessons You Can Learn From Cynics

Dumb Little Man

To achieve the same state of mind, here are 5 important lessons you can learn from Cynics. We only need food, shelter, clothing and relationships to live happily. Learning from cynics, you must also strip off your desire for material things if you really want to be happy. They believed that for us to be truly happy, we have to learn how to reject our desire for wealth, fame and power. The post 5 Lessons You Can Learn From Cynics appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

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Top 10 Lifehacks Everybody Should Learn from Nurses

Dumb Little Man

Take a look at the following life hacks we can learn from nurses. For strong odors, handwashing is not enough and this is when they learned to use toothpaste as a trick. Leave on for awhile until it loosens the sludge from your skin or from cloth faster. The post Top 10 Lifehacks Everybody Should Learn from Nurses appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Do you know that some nurse life hacks are also useful outside the medical practice? Nursing is a tough job.

2016 217

Career Lessons I Learned from Katy Perry

Eat Your Career

And you might even learn something along the way. Her mother answered, “Not if she doesn’t have any clothes on.”. The post Career Lessons I Learned from Katy Perry appeared first on Eat Your Career. Confession: I saw the Katy Perry movie. Bigger confession: I LOVED IT. I know this puts me somewhere in the realm of teenybopper, but I don’t care. In truth, Katy has a pretty powerful story and a very inspirational message. And yes, the costumes were fantastic, okay?!

2012 153

Task Prioritizing: Learning to Postpone

Simple Productivity Blog

I’m very much an all-or-nothing type of tasker; if I’m doing laundry, I have to fold and hang my clothes or I will not finish my laundry. This post was written by a guest author. If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guest post guidelines. Staying on top of everything has never been easy for me. Sure, I can usually always manage one or two things in my life really well.

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How I Learned to Save Hundreds of Dollars Per Year By Not Taking Sales at Face Value

Dumb Little Man

After electronics, clothing and footwear are the second biggest categories on Black Friday. The post How I Learned to Save Hundreds of Dollars Per Year By Not Taking Sales at Face Value appeared first on Dumb Little Man. We all have that one friend who likes to tell tall tales. I mean, he’s a good guy. You can rely on him, but you just know he tends to exaggerate, if not just making stuff up outright. Does he really expect anyone to believe he dated Jennifer Lopez in college?

2018 168

Effective Tips for Writing Assignments You Probably Didn’t Know About

Dumb Little Man

He/ she will focus on your tone, the clothes you are presenting in, the way you speak, and the actual content of your assignment. College How To LearningFor many students, transitioning to high school can cause an academic whiplash. They have to adapt to a new environment, adjust with the surroundings, and most importantly, score well in their academics. If students are serious about getting the best grades, they have to get a number of things sorted.

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8 Strange Funeral Customs From Around the World

Dumb Little Man

The Tinguian people make their dead look like they are still alive by dressing their bodies in their best clothes. Green Learning TravelFrom your side of the world, saying goodbye to the dead might mean burial or cremation. For others, funerals are more than just burying the dead. Call it weird, strange, bizarre, or even crazy, but here are eight unconventional ways practiced by other cultures when disposing their dead: Hanging of Coffins.

2017 170

What You Need To Know About Teaching Children Values

Dumb Little Man

We want to make sure they eat on time and that they have nice clothes to wear. Write down a list of all the things that are important to you, like happiness , love, compassion, learning and integrity. Children Home LearningSupposing you found out that there is something you could have done for your children to make their life so much easier and save them years of angst. How would you feel?

2017 159

Take control of the economy; darn your socks

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Take control of the economy; darn your socks Friday, January 2, 2009 at 5:04 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: Knitting , Life of the Virtual Assistant , Web/Tech Mending clothes, making basic automotive repairs, fixing plumbing leaks, and the ability to “McGyver&# amazing contraptions all may seem like they are too challenging for people raised in this techno era.

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How To Train for a Marathon

Dumb Little Man

Shoes and Clothing. Goals How To LearningSo, you want to run a marathon. You want to feel the rush of adrenaline. You want to experience the feeling of great accomplishment and satisfaction in crossing the finishing line. But, how are you going to run 26.2 miles when you get winded running for the bus? The truth is that anyone can complete a marathon if he or she trains properly. He only needs to have the desire, time and the right tips on how to train for a marathon.

2017 153

8 Amazing Cleaning Hacks to Make Your Home Sparkle

Dumb Little Man

Let the solution sit for nearly 20 minutes, then wipe it with a damp cloth. Use a clean cloth to wipe it away. Learn the Art of Cleaning the Windows. Wipe it liberally on the window with a cloth, then squeegee it off.

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How To Dispose Face Masks in an Eco-Friendly Way

Dumb Little Man

The good news is that medical researchers have learned more about how the coronavirus works, and researchers are already working on effective vaccines and treatments. Then use cloth masks. You can simply wash your cloth mask after each use.

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There’s More To Eye Color Than Meets The Eye

Dumb Little Man

It turns out that, much like many of the things you learned about in high school, things are a lot more complicated than what is taught in class. Predicting the eye color of your future offspring using the techniques you learned in high school is about as accurate as choosing the winner of the Super Bowl from the Puppy Bowl predictions. Your eye color, for example, can affect how people perceive you just as your clothing or other features can. Learning Science

2017 153

Why Minimalism?

Dumb Little Man

Everything we own, from clothing to computers to toothbrushes, took energy, resources and possibly, unethical treatment of workers just so these could be produced and delivered to us. It’s a great form of soul searching and allows one to learn a lot about who they are and what they value.

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A 5 Step Guide to Productive Travel: How to Keep Going Forward When You’re Going Places


Workout clothes. I then clean my spare clothes and shoes and repack everything listed above in my bright orange suitcase. On Friday, I’ll spend time learning and reading because it is my Learning Day. You can learn from those I’ve already mentioned – along with Rory Vaden, Adam Grant, Shawn Achor, and more – at this stellar online event. Learning Routines Work Life business trip guide productive travel vacation work trip

2016 60

Service Untitled» Blog Archive » Impact of poor customer service.

Service Untitled

Home About Service Untitled Subscribe for Free Consulting Contact Archives Impact of poor customer service in retail sales Cheryl September 17, 2010 Culture , Customer Satisfaction , Specific Companies 1 Comment On the other side of the world, Meyer Stores are the largest department stores in the country, operating in over 65 locations across Australia selling all brands of clothing for women, men, and children as well as accessories, housewares, and electrical goods.

The Rise of Experience Retail

Small Business Labs

Instead, they are meant to be places where potential customers can learn about and experience products and services. Bonobos - an online clothing company somewhat famous for saying they would never have brick and mortar stores. They now have 10 brick and mortar "guideshops" where customers can try on clothes across the country with more planned. I was shopping recently in Walnut Creek, an affluent east bay suburb of San Francisco.

2014 177

Being a Single Parent of Three, This is What I Advise All the Moms

Dumb Little Man

To stretch my hard-earned dollars and make the most of them, I learned about managing finances as a single mom. If you are also a single mom and you’re struggling financially, then I will advise you to learn these tips which will not only assist you to manage your finances but will also help you to save some dough. For clothing, I purchase one or two sizes bigger clothing that can come handy next year and so on and so forth.

2019 148

The Lazy Nomads’ Top 3 Safety Tips for Travelers in 2019

Dumb Little Man

As much as possible, wear clothing similar to locals. Avoid clothing with your country’s flag, political statements or hometown brands. Also, consider learning a few things from the locals, including how to speak their language. Learn about the cultural norms and the political situation. Worldwide, 400,000 pickpocketing incidents occur daily. And more likely, this figure is higher since innumerable people assume items stolen from their backpacks or pockets were lost.

2019 161

6 International Travel Tips You’ll Find Handy

Dumb Little Man

Exploring world-class destinations, learning about unique cultures, and treating your taste buds with delicious foods is what traveling is about. Pack woolen clothes if you think it’ll be cold where you land and pack light clothes if it’s summer there. And the fun of traveling multiplies if you are flying to a foreign destination, more if that’s your first international trip.

2018 206

When is a Partnership Not a Partnership?

Virtual Moxie

even spoken with him, but he''s the guy you''ve taken your clothes to for. fundamentally what you have is an "I pay you and you clean my clothes,". care for your clothes, he doesn''t contribute to your life/work in any. way (except in cleaning your clothes), you may send others to him, but you''re not invested, really. To learn more about this and to be wonderfully inspired, the absolutely-best book on the subject is Dance Lessons.

2013 187

Backpackers vs. Glampackers: What Kind of Traveler Are You?

Dumb Little Man

They wear comfortable clothes because they’re often on their feet, going from one place to another. Glampackers not only care about fashion, but they also make sure that their clothes are planned and fit their destination. They wouldn’t mind spending extra on a good pair of shoes or clothes for their trips. Since they travel long, they have no problems washing their clothes and repeating them—some even swap and share items with their fellow backpackers.

2020 123

How to Pack Your Suitcase Like George Clooney

Dumb Little Man

His clothes are folded crisply and neatly, his neckties are stashed in a travel pouch, and he closes the bag in one clean (highly satisfying) pull of the zipper. With a little pre-planning, all travelers — business or otherwise — can learn to pack their bags just like Clooney. You can and should tightly roll most clothes (which will prevent wrinkles). Sort clothes by type (e.g.,

2016 210

Podcast 111: Quit sorting

Clutter Coach

There are situations where using one of these sort methods makes sense, such as in your clothes closet. I favor insertion sorting for clothing, combined with purging your cache (listen to the previous podcast to learn about that). This means you take all your clothes out of the closet and put them on the bed. If you want to get fancy you can buy clothes rack dividers like the ones you see at stores to separate your categories.

2019 100

Use Lists to Manage Your Life

Ian's Messy Desk

Clothing. Learning Opportunities. The post Use Lists to Manage Your Life appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. My wife is the queen of lists. She uses an iPHone 4s and can, a swipe and a couple of taps, pull up whatever information she needs to plan her next action. For example, she uses SplashShopper to track all our shopping lists. If we pop into Home Depot to pick up a gallon of paint, she checks to see what other hardware items we might need, saving a second trip.

2014 174

10 Things You Never Knew About Bed Bugs

Dumb Little Man

We need to get more educated and vigilant and learn everything thing we can to defend against them and in worst case scenario, prevent a bed bug infestation in our homes. It doesn’t matter if you take a shower every day, or wash your clothes regularly. You may still have bed bugs clinging on your clothes or luggage. Most people say you can get rid of a bed bug infestation in your home if you throw away your bed, mattress, clothes, linens, carpets, and furniture.

2016 212

Simplifying Back To School Shopping

Simple Productivity Blog

I learned some significant lessons this year for simplifying back to school shopping that I thought I would share with you. School Clothes. I learned last year that if you wait too much after the school clothes hit the stores, you will have almost nothing to pick from. One mother I know (and I used to do this), picks clothes in outfits. The first two months of school require clothes for 80-90 degree weather.

2011 130

How to Appreciate the Pain of Financial Problems

Dumb Little Man

There are ramifications to our actions, and experiencing pain may be one’s only mechanism to learn what not to do. This point isn’t an endorsement of pain as much as it is an acknowledgment that pain is sometimes one’s preferred method of learning. By “rescuing” such a person, you are actually doing two harmful things: you are often robbing him of learning a lesson that he may not get otherwise, and you are prolonging his dependency on you. Money Learning Failure

2011 219

Soles4Souls Trip to Haiti: Day 5

Complete Organizing Solutions

Extra shoes, flip-flops, bug spray, hand sanitizer, towels and clothes. In the five days being there though, I learned so much more. Sunday morning I woke and finished packing my bag. Anything we had that could be used at the HOM we left. The pile kept getting larger and larger. It was nice to get to know some of the staff living at the HOM and now when any of us return we can see what they need specifically and bring it.

2011 123

12 Surprising Uses for Vicks VapoRub

Dumb Little Man

You’ll be surprised to learn that Vicks VapoRub is a supposed treatment for so much more than just a congested chest. Apply small dabs of Vicks VapoRub to your skin and clothes and mosquitoes will steer clear. Written by DivineCaroline, a place where people come together to learn from experts in the fields of health, spending, and parenting. Come discover, read, learn, laugh, and connect at DivineCaroline.com.

2019 209

5 of The Best Hobbies To Get You Outside

Dumb Little Man

You can pick up a new skill or learn a new technique to keep your brain and body healthy. Who knows, you might learn something that will greatly surprise you. You might need to buy special clothing, pads or even a gun for it. Always wear protective clothing and a helmet. There are clubs, racetracks, and even RC airports where you can learn from and interact with other enthusiasts. It seems like everyone you meet is involved in interesting or unusual hobbies.

2017 163

Top 12 Tips For A Stress-Free Life For College Freshmen

Dumb Little Man

Learn to Say No. Clutter like dirty clothing, old food cups and plates, and other miscellaneous items can wreck your focus. Learn Your Stress Indicators. If you learn your stress indicators, you can learn when it’s time for you to relax. Stress plays a huge role in many college student’s lives, especially freshman. In today’s society, stress is almost inevitable.

2019 151

10 Basic Life Skills You Should Have

Simple Productivity Blog

I’ve been working with my Brownie troop as they prepare to make the transition into the Junior Girl Scouts, and we are focused on learning specific skills with them. I was making a list of things they are going to need to learn, and I thought that it’s filled with things everyone should know. Everyone should be able to do emergency repairs to clothing with a needle and thread. I learned how to do this in my 9th grade Government class (thanks, Mr. K!).

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5 Proven Ways to Make Money Fast

Small Business CEO

You no longer have to take a trip to a brick and mortar store to buy groceries or clothing. Want to learn how to make money fast online ? We live in a highly unconventional world. Gone are the days of having to go to the bank in order to have access to your money. The internet has also changed how we make money. While traditional full-time and part-time jobs will always be an option, the internet has opened the doors for people to make money by completing a variety of tasks.

2019 62

The Advantages of Truck-Based Commerce

Small Business Labs

ABC's Haute Wheel: Fashion Takes a Cue from Food Trucks covers several mobile clothing and accessory trucks. We expect to see a lot more mobile shops as more people learn about the advantages of truck-based commerce. As the article points out, the trends that make food trucks attractive also work for other kinds of retail:  - trucks are a quicker, cheaper way to get started than a traditional brick and mortar store.

2012 146

Podcast 144: Organizing to soothe your soul

Clutter Coach

I’m doing some projects at home, like learning to play the ukulele from Youtube videos. Hang clothing by color. by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ? Stitcher ?. Soundcloud ? YouTube ? Google Play ? iHeartRadio You can leave a review here! ?. Try Clean Email today ! This is podcast 144 and it’s about organizing to soothe your soul. If you’ve got the motivation, energy and focus for a project, you’ve probably already started one.

2020 100

6 Ways Traveling Alone Makes You Stronger

Dumb Little Man

Here are six benefits you can get from traveling alone: You Learn to Rely on Yourself. You either do it yourself and take pride in the process or you stuff it in your backpack and content yourself with wearing wrinkled clothes. You’ll learn to organize your finances. Learn to exercise caution and self-care and you’ll start becoming empowered. Ultimately, you’ll learn that the world isn’t causing your emotions.

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Clutter Coach

Clutter can be last week’s newspaper, clothes you never wear, bits of random in information in your head, volunteer activities you feel compelled to do. It can be easier to learn a skill like this with the help of a professional organizer (like me!) by What is clutter? Clutter is anything that gets in your way or is in the wrong place. Sort of like weeds in your garden.

2016 100

Modern Homesteading and the Trend Towards Greater Independence

Small Business Labs

It is often characterized by subsistence agriculture, livestock production, home preservation of foodstuffs, and it may or may not also involve other tasks such as; the small scale production of textiles, clothing, and craftwork for household use or sale.   For those interested in modern homesteading, there are a number of events you can attend to learn more.

2019 71

4 Lessons From My Grandmother

Dumb Little Man

There’s a lot I could learn from her still to this day. She donated her clothes, gave to the poor, and was a good listener. I learned from my grandmother to always put family and close friends as a priority. “I am doing fine by the grace of my God,” Shamim Mahipara Kamal. On December 28th, 2018, right after Christmas and my birthday, my precious grandmother passed away silently, in peace. I called her my best friend; she was always by my side.

2020 166


Clutter Coach

Clutter can be last week’s newspaper, clothes you never wear, bits of random in information in your head, volunteer activities you feel compelled to do. It can be easier to learn a skill like this with the help of a professional organizer (like me!) by What is clutter? Clutter is anything that gets in your way or is in the wrong place. Sort of like weeds in your garden.

2016 100

To Remain Connected to Your Market, Be Like a Parent of Young Children

The Solopreneur Life

Clothing: Gymboree stuff was awesome; it was comfortable, cute, and durable. Figuratively get on the floor with your market and play, teach, ask questions, listen, learn. M y wife says our kids make us smart. She means that our daughters make us aware of things in the world that we otherwise would know nothing about.

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