Fri.Apr 20, 2012

How Men Sabotage Their Careers

On The Job

Are you one of those men who favors the use of sports analogies to explain everything from giving birth to taking over a third world country? Do you find nothing wrong with the fact that you chew your nails, tell dirty jokes and leave the toilet seat up?

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ZeroWater Review & Giveaway {2 Winners}

Eco-Office Gals

I recently had the opportunity to try out the Zerowater system. Zerowater is a water filtration pitcher, with a twist. It comes with a tester for your water – called s TDS (Total Dissolved Solids) tester.

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20 Words for That Certain Something

Daily Writing Tips

Some people have it, and some people don’t. But what, exactly, is it ? Here’s a list of words describing a special quality that sets certain people apart from others, and their meanings: 1. Brio : vivaciousness (Italian, “fire, life,” perhaps from the word for vigor from a form of French). Charisma : charm or personal magnetism (from the Greek word meaning “favor”).

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Capitalization Matters

Business Writing

A friend sent me an excerpt from a brief professional bio she had read online. The bio said the individual is a consultant for a china inspection service. What do you think the consultant actually does? Inspect china for defects. Grammar and Usage Proofreading

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Google Calendar: Time Slots

Office Organization Success

I noticed this past week that Google Calendar has added a great new feature … it’s called Time Slots. You simply block out time on your calendar when you’re available for appointments, and your clients can self-schedule with you. What a great time saver! Here’s the link to more information: Click to read about Google Time Slots. Quick Biz Tip

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Enable Your To-Do List With Preemptive Multitasking

Productivity Bits

Preemptive Multitasking is a term in computing used to describe the operating system’s behavior of permitting “preemption of tasks” in distributing the computer processor resources. To make the idea clearer, we’ll let Mr. Wikipedia define the concept to us: “ Preemptive multitasking involves the use of an interrupt mechanism which suspends the currently executing process and invokes a scheduler to determine which process should execute next.

Save Time By Cleaning Blender With Its Base

Simple Productivity Blog

Fridays are tip days at SimpleProductivity blog. I like to have a protein/banana shake in the morning. It’s very filling and keeps me from having cravings later in the day.