Thu.Jan 10, 2019

5 Simple Tweaks to Make Your Home More Attractive

Dumb Little Man

Designing or furnishing a home is never an easy task. In fact, it can get taxing most of the time, particularly for people who have no idea how to make a house beautiful and attractive. Fortunately, there are a lot of ways to give your home the look you desire.

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Is multitasking still a useful skill for Assistants?

Practically Perfect PA

Being a good multitasker was on the job description of pretty much every Assistant role I applied for when I first started as an Assistant. Since then experts have shown that multitasking does precisely the opposite of what we thought it did.

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6 Signs You’ve Fallen Into The Employee Mentality Pit

Tips From T. Marie

As the instructor of a best-selling online course teaching individuals how to work from home as a virtual assistant, I get plenty of questions. A recent one reminded me of one of the pitfalls to avoid when starting and running your own business.

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Is the Gig Economy a "Big Nothingburger"?

Small Business Labs

The Mother Jones article The Gig Economy is a Big Nothingburger is an excellent example of the response to a new paper - Understanding Trends in Alternative Work Arrangements in the United States - from the economists Lawrence Katz and Alan Krueger. In their paper Katz and Krueger say the estimates of the size and growth of the gig economy in their 2015 study were too high. This was due to data challenges and business cycle effects. 

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Ideas for Personal Goals? – Ask an Admin

Office Dynamics

Welcome to our very first question for Ask an Admin – Admin to Admin Advice, where you submit the question and your peers answer your question.

2019 155

7 Things Founders Forget to Consider

Small Business CEO

Starting your own business, being your own boss, building a cool startup company, choosing your own team, etc. All of this is very exciting and for many, a dream come true scenario. What stops you really?

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