The definitive guide to cloud accounting

The Small Business Blog

So… Read the full article here: The definitive guide to cloud accounting on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. If you’ve heard of the cloud but are a little hazy on what it actually means, you certainly aren’t alone.

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The definitive guide on how to choose your business name

Men With Pens

The definitive guide on how to choose your business name first appeared on Men With Pens Copyright 2006. [[ This is a content summary only. Click here to read the full article →Another rocking post from Men With Pens!

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Social Engineering 101: A New Definition and 9 Quick Tips

Dumb Little Man

I know the official definitions of Social Engineering. If you do not agree with this definition, let me know in the comments. You don't notice it at first but it's definitely there.

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Solopreneur Definition

The Solopreneur Life

6 Definitions of Solopreneur. My favorite definition of solopreneur comes from cartoonist Jen Sorensen : “Captain of an extremely tiny dinghy.” ” Related posts: What Is the Definition of Success For You and For Your Life? Marketing definition of solopreneur

A List of Superfoods You Definitely Need in Your Diet

Dumb Little Man

The post A List of Superfoods You Definitely Need in Your Diet appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Superfood is a term used to describe foods with powerful health benefits. You’ll commonly find fruits and vegetables in its list of examples.

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7 Best Websites for Women You Should Definitely Check Out

Dumb Little Man

The post 7 Best Websites for Women You Should Definitely Check Out appeared first on Dumb Little Man. The world has finally embraced gender equality. Today, women have more power to talk openly about issues that really matter to them. From business, education, and politics, you’ll now be able to find a platform where you can easily and safely voice out your concerns.

All About Glosses, or Brief Definitions

Daily Writing Tips

A gloss, in language, is a brief definition or explanation of an unfamiliar term or concept. Never mind that igloos is not exactly an exotic term, and that the definition precedes it; the lack of internal punctuation implies that the object is “domed snow houses or (domed) igloos.” Original Post: All About Glosses, or Brief Definitions.

What Is the Definition of Success For You and For Your Life?

The Solopreneur Life

“T he beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms.” — Socrates. What is the definition of success for you and for your life? Your definition of success probably has many components. This might be the most important question to ask — and answer — as you enter into solopreneurship. Why is defining success so important? Because before you can set goals toward achieving success, you must define what success is.

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Book Review: Exporting - The Definitive Guide to Selling Abroad Profitably

Small Business Labs

I was excited by the arrival of my copy of Exporting - The Definitive Guide to Selling Abroad Profitably. It's written by small business exporting expert Laural Delaney. We've known Laural for years here at Small Business Labs.

DARE, the Definitive Record of American Dialect, Is Done

Daily Writing Tips

Original Post: DARE, the Definitive Record of American Dialect, Is Done. You can stop holding your breath now. The sixth volume of the Dictionary of American Regional English , the first segment of which was begun in 1975 and published ten years later, is now available.

My New Ebook: The Definite Collection of Effing Limericks


Today I’m eventually releasing my new FREE ebook, The Definite Collection of Effing Limericks You can grab this poetic 39 page-turner by clicking the Add To Cart button below. You know you should ‘cos the poems are good.) It’s in PDF form, with a Kindle and ePub version eventually forthcoming. For those of you that

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Women In The Workplace

The Small Business Blog

E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure? How to be successful by focusing on your core business. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. You ask a question, I answer!

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Excellent Definition of the Pet Humanization Trend

Small Business Labs

This definition comes from the article Amtrak “all aboard” pet humanization trend , which proves I'm not the only one who employs bad puns. I just joined the LinkedIn Group Packaged Facts Pet Market Research & Trends. Great group for fans of pet trends. It's a private group. But they let me in, so they're willing to let in non-pet industry folks.

Is Your Business Blogging?

The Small Business Blog

then you should most definitely consider having a blog. E-Mail me or follow me. Small Business Bootstrapping How to start your own small business with no or little money. Enhance Your Work-Life Balance Have it all your way – family, friends, work and most of all a life!

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Is Your Definition of Success Making You Miserable?

On The Job

Is your definition of success a fatal mistake? But it does point out that maybe we need to revisit our own definition of success. Start by completing this definition: "Success to me is." For some, success is defined in terms of the dollar amount on a paycheck.



But when I think about words, I think about more than just their general definition. Yet if someone who doesn’t have their proverbial house in order that uses almost, it will likely mean that you’re going to be waiting longer than what the actual definition implies. Mindfulness Definition Games Mean review Video Games wordI think about words a lot. As a writer, this really shouldn’t come as surprise to most.

Outsourcing Will Definitely Save You Money

Catch Friday

Business outsourcing has long been in the industry but there are still some businesses that are quite sceptical about trying it out. They don’t want to venture into something that they are not too sure about. Some businesses think that outsourcing will just be an additional expense for the business. But the truth is that it is just the opposite – outsourcing is the money saving option for the business. Let’s have a look at the ways on how business outsourcing can save your business’ money.

Using “May” in a Question

Daily Writing Tips

The OED entry gives 26 numbered definitions with numerous sub-sections. One of the definitions is this one: may : Expressing permission or sanction: be allowed (to do something) by authority, law, rule, morality, reason, etc.

The Continued Rise of the Collaborative Economy

Small Business Labs

Crowd Companies has a very broad definition of the collaborative economy, which is why it's so big. Despite its breadth, we think this is a solid definition and we've adopted it for our use. 

6 Ways to Find Your Calling

Dumb Little Man

It might be big, it might be small, but it will definitely be meaningful. It might be something you do for a living, or it might be something you do on the side, but it will definitely be fulfilling. Ah, to find your life’s calling.

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6 Steps to have a Stress Free Travel including Yoga.

Dumb Little Man

If your hotel is near the airport and some tourist attractions, is definitely a great choice. This way you will feel more relaxed and you’ll definitely sleep […]. We all know that making a trip can be a little stressful, especially at the beginning.

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Staffing Industry Research Firm Says There are 44 Million Gig Workers

Small Business Labs

SIA has a broad definition of gig work that is very similar to one we use. As a note, Staffing Industry Analysts’ definition excludes firms such as Airbnb and Zipcar that are part of the “sharing economy” but not part of the gig economy.

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Upwork's 2017 Freelancing in America Study

Small Business Labs

Can you tell from this definition that Upwork is based in Silicon Valley? The major differences between the two studies are due to differing definitions of who is an independent worker/freelancer.

2017 70

One Thing Everybody Should Do To Improve Their Life

Dumb Little Man

We’ve all been there and it’s definitely one of the most frustrating positions you can be in; doubt. It’s by every definition a creativity killer and has blocked (and will block) many people in reaching their goals.

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The Difference Between “Shade” and “Shadow”

Daily Writing Tips

Is there a clear definition of the difference between these two? The general definitions given for both words are almost identical in the OED: shadow : I. The OED entries for shade and shadow include about 40 different definitions for each of the words.


The Staffing Industry Analyst's Human Cloud Framework and Taxonomy

Small Business Labs

We particularly liked their definitions and their human cloud framework and taxonomy. SIA does not include job boards or social networks in their definition because they don't enable or support work arrangements through to their completion.

2017 60

How a Healthy Lifestyle Affects Your Career

Dumb Little Man

Having a healthy and active lifestyle can definitely affect your career in a good way. Any kind of job requires you to have healthy not just physically but as well as mentally and emotionally. Unfortunately, not everyone has a healthy lifestyle.

10 Things Smart People Don’t Do

Dumb Little Man

They know that they are capable of doing great things and they definitely don’t do the following ones. What do you think when someone is called smart? You probably have an image of an educated and intelligent person in your mind.

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4 Things Experts Do to Learn Faster Than You

Dumb Little Man

From there we would seek some help, and it would definitely be useful. Let’s learn how to play Bizaroo. The fictional game invented by me, five minutes ago. How would you start?

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14 Problems Freelancers Usually Face

Dumb Little Man

If you plan on becoming a freelancer, you should definitely keep reading. Freelance has its pros and cons. You are your own manager and boss, but there are quite a few problems as well. These problems are not all very different comparing to the problems of office workers.

2015 155

Advertising Advice For Small Businesses

Small Business CEO

Small businesses, by definition, don’t have the same resource base the larger companies and corporations have. That means that advertising can be a little bit more difficult, or at the very least, advertisers have to be more creative and follow different sets of advice.

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Are You Afraid Of Becoming A Leader? 5 Simple Ways To Overcome Your Fear

Dumb Little Man

Being a leader is definitely not an easy job. But this does not mean that you are allowed to sit back and avoid any kind of responsibilities. On the contrary, it is always good to take initiative and get out of the comfort zone.

2015 139

Escaping Information Overload: How and Why to Filter Your Feed

Dumb Little Man

Let’s start by clarifying the definition of the term ‘feeds’ A web feed is the means through which individuals and entities send you information on […]. Information overload is a problem.

2016 120

Acronyms Make Me Work Too Hard!

Business Writing

Let me pause here for a couple of definitions: A true acronym is. What do writers have against me and other readers? Why do they splatter acronyms and initialisms across their messages to us without telling us what they mean? Teaching Business Writing Writing Tips

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Success and Happiness: It's Your Heart vs. What the Others Think

Dumb Little Man

You can either judge your achievements by other people's standards or by your own definition of success. How do you know you are successful in life? So the first step to success is knowing what success means to you. Otherwise, you won't even know it when you get there, right?

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7 Money Saving Tips for the Small Business Owner

Small Business CEO

That aside, there are definitely a number of effective ways to reduce your expenses and save you a bit of money when you own a small business without forcing you to cut costs where it truly hurts.

2017 39

Open Loops 8/31/2010: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

Lifehacker talks about getting a definition from Google in “Google Just Became a Quicker Dictionary Search Tool&#.

5 Reasons Your Life Should Have a Theme

Dumb Little Man

You should have a theme, a motto, a definite thing that you stand for. Does that sound a bit corny to you? It did to me too until I realized how much having one could affect all aspects of my life.

2015 131

Startups are Everywhere in the U.S.

Small Business Labs

CB Insights is a great site and anyone interested in startups should definitely at least subscribe to their free newsletter. CB Insights The United States Of Startups: The Most Well-Funded Tech Startup In Every US State  illustrates that there are tech companies all across America.

2016 70

Coworking Forecast - 26,000 Spaces and 3.8 Million Members by 2020

Small Business Labs

In terms of share of the market, coworking will still be small to tiny in 2020 depending on your market definition. See our 2010 article What's the Definition of a Coworking Facility in our old Coworking Labs Blog for our definition.  Coworking is booming.

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