Mon.Jun 04, 2018

Do Graduates, Brides, and Grooms Write Thank-Yous?

Business Writing

It's the season of graduations and weddings, wonderful opportunities to celebrate graduates' accomplishments and individuals' commitments to one another. If you are a recent or soon-to-be bride, groom, or graduate, congratulations! Life is just beginning for you in many ways.

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Win a weekend stay at Travelodge’s new flagship hotel in the heart of London

Practically Perfect PA

Today, we are really excited to share our new giveaway with you. In conjuncture with Travelodge, we are giving one lucky Practically Perfect PA reader the chance to win a weekend stay at Travelodge’s new flagship hotel in the heart of London, Travelodge London City.

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6 Ways Leaders Can Let Go of Stress and Be More Resilient

On The Job

I recently was speaking with a successful executive who was nearing retirement, and looking forward to traveling and some consulting work. I asked him a common question: "What would you tell your younger self about your career if you could?' He immediately answered: "To not worry about everything.

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Aspen Institute and Cornell Release Gig Economy Data Hub

Small Business Labs

The Aspen Institute Future of Work Initiative and Cornell University's ILR School recently launched the Gig Economy Data Hub , which is a curated online repository of studies, data and information on independent work and the gig economy. The goal of the Data Hub is to provide accessible and comprehensive information about the scope and nature of independent work and the gig economy.

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How to Pursue Your Purpose and Overcome Your Limitations

Dumb Little Man

Purposeful living is the beginning of self-actualization. Defining your purpose that’s aligned with a burning desire is the key to success. Now, what does success mean to you? How you define success determines your eagerness to find your purpose. Successful people overcome limitations by mixing thoughts with definiteness of purpose. They are not afraid of taking action and when faced with setbacks, they never quit.

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You Can Avoid Multitasking When You Focus on These 3 Things

Productivityist

This is a guest post by Austin L. Church. Austin is a writer and consultant who runs a branding and content agency called Balernum. He lives in Knoxville, Tennessee, with his lovely and patient wife Megan, and their two boys and one girl.

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7 Top Small Business Ideas for Students You Can Totally Try

Dumb Little Man

Thousands of college students have part-time jobs and nobody wants to become a slave to graduation debt. However, rather than work for somebody else, some young people choose to work for themselves and launch their own small businesses. Despite the required time and effort, being an entrepreneur gives students more flexibility and money. If you are one of those people, here are 7 small business ideas for students you have to try out. Tutoring.

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Names of Plants, Food, and Drinks Formed by Folk Etymology

Daily Writing Tips

This post lists words for plants, food, and drinks, as well as some terms associated with drinks, derived from words in other languages as a result of folk etymology, a process by which speakers adopt the foreign terms after revising them by using existing elements from their native language.

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