Mon.Apr 01, 2019

7 Amazing Success Lessons from Thomas Edison

Dumb Little Man

Thomas Edison was a very successful inventor, scientist, and businessman whose inventions significantly impacted the world. Inventions such as the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and a long-lasting everyday electric light bulb were all the result of Edison’s work.

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Community Lenders Creating Community Spaces - Credit Unions are Opening Coworking Spaces

Small Business Labs's article 3 Ways to Connect Through Coworking Spaces provides an excellent example of how coworking is spreading across industry verticals and niche markets. The article highlights 3 credit unions that have opened coworking spaces.

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Why Setting Up a Business in Your Hometown Could Lead to Success

Dumb Little Man

Many people have aspirations of setting up their own business and working for themselves but never actually go through with it. There are many reasons for this, but the fact that it can be a huge financial risk is probably somewhere near the top. How can you make it work?

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Day in the life: Kara Tanenbaum, EA at Lakeside Project Solutions

Practically Perfect PA

Enjoy today’s Day in the life: Kara Tanenbaum, EA at Lakeside Project Solutions which is full of Executive Assistant Tips and Tricks. What are the main aspects of your role?

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Why You Need To Track Your Workouts To See Progress

Dumb Little Man

If you have heard a lot about how weight training can affect you but haven’t seen results from your own efforts, this problem may be caused by a lack of workout tracking. Think about it. Say you are good about hitting the gym 3 to 5 times a week.

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3 Ways to Deal with Snarky Co-Workers

On The Job

We've all had those jobs where every day is fun, even if we don't really like the job or the work. The reason: The people are nice. Really nice. Like if you have a flat tire at work they stop what they're doing and fix your flat and make sure you get home kind of nice.

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Deep Work Doesn’t Have to Be Done in Solitude


I’m a big fan of Cal Newport’s writing and his books, especially his book Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World.

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