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Practically Perfect PA

You know what it is like, you are having a hectic day, emails to answer, meetings to attend, people talking to you, asking questions and looking to you for answers. The phone rings, you have no idea who it is or what they want. They want to speak to your Executive or someone random in […].

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How To Become Bitter and Resentful in 9 Easy Steps

Dumb Little Man

There are all sorts of benefits to being bitter and resentful. There’s getting rid of the people around you, ruining the things that are going well for you, and causing general self-sabotage. Getting to that state of ruin doesn’t take that much, really.

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A Growing Number of Freelancers are Providing Professional Services to Businesses

Small Business Labs

MBO Partners recently released their 3rd annual Client of Choice study.    Like prior years, the 2019 study focuses on the growing group of highly-skilled independent professionals (freelancers, independent consultants, etc.) who provide services to businesses on a regular basis. And the number of independent professionals has grown quite rapidly. As the study chart below shows, it's increased from 4.5 million in 2011 to 5.9 million in 2014, and to 7.4 million in 2018. 

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A Quick Fix To Close Sales Every Day For Your Startup

Dumb Little Man

During the last couple of decades, sales closing has become more challenging than ever. The old-fashioned principles of sales that once upon a time dominated the market are becoming pretty ineffective today. Prospects are tired of door-to-door sales, unwanted phone calls, and irrelevant brochures in their mailboxes. Moreover, 77% of customers make a purchase online and 51% opt for live chat support when having doubts or second thoughts.

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Paragraphs--Not a Brick Wall, Not a Pile of Bricks Either

Business Writing

Most bad paragraphing involves big walls of text. Readers see those walls and turn away. They move around the wall to shorter paragraphs and bullet points, things that appear to be easier to comprehend. Those big walls of text may. Teaching Business Writing Writing Tips

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What Should your Financial Advisor be Responsible For?

Small Business CEO

Thanks to the rise of financial management groups like Betterment and Wealthfront, we’ve seen so-called “robo-advisors” and the use of increasingly advanced algorithms disrupt the financial services sector.

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Storing Blockchain Data In Synthetic DNA – A Disturbingly Possible Utopia

Brilliantly Better

Blockchains have been around for about 10 years, in the form that we know today – namely cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum or Steem. Although they’re part of our lives for a relatively short amount of time, as they are growing… The post Storing Blockchain Data In Synthetic DNA – A Disturbingly Possible Utopia appeared first on Dragos Roua. Health and Fitness Money and Wealth

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Top 8 Benefits Offered by ULIP Plans

Small Business CEO

One of the fundamental reasons behind an individual’s investment is to get a decent corpus at the end of their investment tenure. Though there is a number of investment avenues available in the market, ULIP is still one of the best avenues out there.

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A Guide to Marketing a New Hospitality Business

Small Business CEO

From starting your own catering business to running a fully-fledged chain, the hospitality sector is notoriously tough. Whether you’re hiring staff, changing suppliers or kitting out your kitchen, the on-going success of your business hinges on good marketing.

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Power Control Solutions – Things to Know

Small Business CEO

When running a business, the most important element, no matter what, is power. Not power as in who’s in charge, but the type of power that operates everything. However, what you may not know, is that direct from the electricity grid is unsuitable for the equipment it supplies.

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