Mon.Feb 18, 2019

Coffee Culture: The Origins of Your Morning Cup of Joe

Dumb Little Man

In 1699, the East India Trading Company set up the first commercial exports of coffee from Java, Indonesia. As Europeans became fascinated with the strong beverage, its demand only grew stronger.

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This is What You Need to Do to Change Industries Successfully

On The Job

More people are expected to test the job waters this year as more than 12,500 U.S. employers are looking for new workers and unemployment remains low.

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5 Reasons Why You Need to Stop Taking Life Seriously

Dumb Little Man

Pretentious title, but far from a call to adopt a stance of apathy within this wondrous and dynamic reality we exist together in. Well, no. It’s quite the opposite.

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Practice makes perfect

Laughing all the Way to Work

Whenever I go on an interview, I set up a mock interview with a friend and we go over questions that might come up. Whether they are the exact questions doesn't matter. It is the time spent practicing for the interview that helps. You want to get over those initial jitters and not knowing what to say in the mock interview. Do this a few times and you will be more confident when you actually go for the interview. I call it getting into the interview mode.

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How Long Does The Post Office Hold A Package?

Dumb Little Man

For more than two centuries, the United States Postal Service has reliably delivered packages to its customers. Occasionally, however, a postal worker must deliver a package that does not fit in the addressee’s mailbox.

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3 Digital Nomad Friendly Debit Cards Compared: Revolut, TransferWise And Wirex

Brilliantly Better

Being a digital nomad comes at a cost. And no, I’m not talking about a theoretical, psychological cost, but about a very earthy one: a financial cost.

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9 Unconventional Ways to Save Money

Dumb Little Man

Are you looking for ways to save some money? Most of us do, but only a few people know how to really achieve this. Of course, everyone knows about savings accounts and putting change in a jar, but if you really want to do it right, you need to learn every trick in the book.

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Where Do Disney World Cast Members Live?

Dumb Little Man

“Cast members” are Disney World employees whose duties involve facing the public and performing for the entertainment of park visitors. The living arrangements and other working conditions of Disney World cast members have been traditionally kept secret to a certain extent.

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3 Questions to Ask When Outsourcing Your IT Support

Small Business CEO

Given the size of your company, you probably outsource the support functions that fall outside your area of expertise, which is running your small business.

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The Idea of Doing More vs. Doing Better

Productivityist

One thing that always comes to mind during the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day is the idea of doing more vs. doing better. It’s at that time of year that I have the opportunity to really look at what I’ve done over the past several months and what I look to do in the months ahead.

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10 Tips to Improve Your Writing Skills

Daily Writing Tips

Prepare. Absorb information about writing, but don’t overwhelm yourself. I’ve been known to read a writing handbook or editing manual cover to cover, but I recommend reading one chapter or section at a time and absorbing information from online resources in similarly small doses as well.

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