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Making the most of WhatsApp for business

Practically Perfect PA

At the recent Future Assistant Conference I asked our attendees how many of them use WhatsApp to communicate with their colleagues and their bosses. Many of them did, which didn’t surprise me in the least. It is a very simple app that pretty much everyone uses these days.

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Preventing Dog Attacks: Myths And Facts You Should Know

Dumb Little Man

There are ninety million dogs kept as pets in the United States. One of the most common breeds is the pit bull. Considered as vicious, this dog breed is chronically misunderstood. Pit bulls were bred in the 19th century from a mix of two breeds: the Old English Bulldog and the Old English Terrier.

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Will Smart Circuit Breakers Monitor the Grid of the Future?

Eco-Office Gals

Many technologies in the energy sector are now getting modernized with “smart” and connected functionality that enables them to be both more efficient and more aware. Take the average electronic device, for instance, that employs ENERGY STAR® and similar certified ratings.

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How To Be Effective In The Office

Office Dynamics

How to be effective in the office. I’d like to share with you a few little workplace-effectiveness techniques that boost success. Did you know that changing just a few of the everyday words you use while conducting business can actually enhance people’s positive impressions of you?

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By 2020 Less Than Half the Children in the U.S. Will Be White

Small Business Labs

According to the U.S. Census , by "2020 less than half of children in the United States are projected to be non-Hispanic white alone (49.8 percent of the projected 73.9 million children under age 18)." " They say "white alone" because the U.S.

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Hiatus – Updated!

Simple Productivity Blog

Update 05/10/2018: Yes, I am coming back. As part of that I am consolidating both and into one spot - Stay tuned! Dear Readers, I've been blogging for a really long time - since 2005. In that time I have pivoted the blog from Palm PDA applications to simple productivity to whole life productivity. But 13 years is a long time in a field that is becoming saturated, and the work needed to capture attention grows daily.

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A Broadway Actress Shares How to Beat Stage Fright

On The Job

At sometime in your career, you're going to be asked to stand up in front of others and talk. It may be a group of five teammates, a department of 50 people -- or in front of a conference audience of 500 people. This can produce anxiety for anyone -- even those who are professional speakers have told me they get that little flutter in their stomach before every public speech.

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How To Be As Productive As Possible When You’re Sick


It all starts with a sniffle or a cough. You ignore the warning signs and power through anyway. Finally, your body starts to rebel, and your head feels like it is in the clouds. Let’s face it: you’re sick. You need rest. We’ve all been there.

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Understand How Customers and Other Businesses Research Goods

Small Business CEO

Businesses and individuals alike often research the goods and services they are interested in before they make a purchase. It is important that, as a business, you understand the ways in which buyers perform this research and why.

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3 Examples of Interpolated Coordination

Daily Writing Tips

When a phrase provides comparative or correlative information to supplement information appearing in the main clause of a sentence, it must be integrated into the sentence without disrupting the syntax. In each of the following sentences, this integration is flawed.

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3 Points to Consider When Moving Office

Small Business CEO

Moving to a bigger office is excellent news—it’s a sure sign that your business has grown, and is projected to continue growing. But moving office also brings about its own issues, and can be a cause of stress for many business owners.

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