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Find Out What The 7 Most Popular Hobbies During Lockdown Are

Dumb Little Man

In the past year or so, being in lockdown is something almost everyone around the world has gone through. Suddenly, most people had too much time on their hands. As online shopping skyrocketed, so did an interest in specific hobbies that require neither traveling nor close contact.

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Anti-Procrastination: Clear the Deck

Simple Productivity Blog

Every now and then I take a long look at my to do list and I realize that drastic action is called for if I am gong to significantly cut it down. I schedule a "clear the deck" day.

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39 Phrases Everyone Should Know and Use

Ian's Messy Desk

The post 39 Phrases Everyone Should Know and Use appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. I remember a visit at the Greyhound depot, pick up a couple of parcels. As I walked through the door, I heard a customer berating an agent in loud and abusive terms. The customer had expected something to be there … Continue reading → You just finished reading 39 Phrases Everyone Should Know and Use ! Consider leaving a comment! Recommended: Evernote Essentials.

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The 5 Ways the Creator Economy Rhymes With the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

Despite being widely attributed to Mark Twain, there's no evidence he said: "history doesn't repeat itself, but it often rhymes." " But it sure sounds like him.

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Debunking The Myths — And Uncovering The Advantages — Of Health Savings Accounts

Dumb Little Man

When you started your career, you were probably told that working hard and saving plenty of money would put you on your way to financial independence and a comfortable retirement. While this is good and true advice, it overlooks one thing: Your savings won’t matter if you aren’t healthy.

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Words and Expressions from Poker

Daily Writing Tips

Perhaps the quintessential American card game, poker gained its first popularity on the riverboats and in the saloons of the 19th century West. Based on a European card game that involved betting and bluffing, the game was called poque in French. “To To place a stake or bet” was poquer.

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Signs You Need an Executive Assistant (and NOT a “VA”)

Worxbee

One of the first questions people ask when they realize they need help in their business is, who is it that I need to hire? Sometimes it’s difficult to define because it seems like you have so many disparate tasks! We’re here to help with a few clues.

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Things To Consider While Searching For A Rental Apartment

Dumb Little Man

People who find themselves having to move from one place to another for their work find it easier to rent an apartment instead of buying one. With so many options available for apartment rentals today, renters can choose from condos, flats in homes, high rises, hotel apartment complexes, and more.

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Ep 114: Tara Sims – Sr. Manager of Administrative Services at Comcast

Go Burrows

Tara Sims is Sr. Manager of Administrative Services at Comcast. She supports the newly named President of Xfinity and Central Division President, and leads a team of administrative professionals that support the Central Division Office.

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Hope

Exceptional EA

A thought for your day, with my good wishes to all … Once you choose hope, anything’s possible. Christopher Reeve.

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U.S. Birthrate Hits Another All-Time Low

Small Business Labs

One of the interesting statistics from the 2010 U.S. Census was their finding that the U.S. birthrate hit an all-time low in 2010.  

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5 Popular Recruitment Trends For 2021

Recruit CRM

As the war for talent gets more brutal, companies are making large investments in technology to gain a competitive advantage. Randstad alone spent $393 million on IT last year!

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The Random Post

Brilliantly Better

Every once in a while, I get to a point where there’s a bit of balance. The major pain points have been addressed, there’s a backlog of stuff that can wait to be further processed and, generally speaking, there’s not much left to be done for the day.

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Boundaries

Exceptional EA

A thought for your day, with my good wishes to all … Unless it’s an emergency, don’t bother me after 6:00 p.m. and on weekends. Merv Griffin.

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Episode 370: Scale Your Services with Shawn Dill and Lacey Book

Productivityist

The business side of things can get messy if you’re a service professional. You need help along the way to truly scale so you can do more of what you love. Shawn Dill and Lacey Book unpack where to start. This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp.

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15+ Responsive Recruiting Email Templates | Ready To Send

Recruit CRM

Communication is vital if you want to maintain a proper relationship with your candidates and clients. Unfortunately, G2, in a survey, has stated that about 52% of candidates don’t receive any form of communication from recruiters about two to three months after applying.

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What’s The Difference Between Santa Claus And Elon Musk?

Brilliantly Better

It’s a tricky question, I know, because I’m not really interested in the differences, to be honest. I’m interested in the only thing they have in common, and that is: they’re both made up characters. They don’t exist in the sense they appear to be existing.

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Performance

Exceptional EA

A thought for your day, with my good wishes to all … Only the mediocre are always at their best. Jean Giraudoux. featured Inspiration quote of the day admin admin career assistant assistant blog assistant career assistant website EA inspiration MA PA personal assistant quote SliderFeature

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Moving the Needle Part 2

Executive Leadership Support Blog

Moving the Needle Part 2. Join Trish Stadler, Sherell Bains, and Julie Kavanaugh for Part 2 of Moving the Needle on the Executive Assistant Career. More time will be dedicated to Q&A so come prepared with your questions! Featured Guest Speaker: Trish Stadler.

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Bonus Episode: The Patreon Process with Steve Dotto

Productivityist

Steve Dotto shares how you can best leverage support from your community through Patreon, and why it should be a key pillar to your business – so you can keep creating great content. Steve is an expert in helping people master tech to live the life they want.

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Financial Resilience In 3 Words

Brilliantly Better

So, you want to know the secret to financial resilience? Are you brave enough to engage in this little known, but highly effective formula? Are you ready for this 3 words secret that was never revealed on the internet (and outside of it)? Are you sure you have what it takes? Here we go. Read more.

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Travel

Exceptional EA

A thought for your day, with my good wishes to all … The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. Marcel Proust.

Stump the Presenter with Melissa Esquibel

Executive Leadership Support Blog

Stump the Presenter with Melissa Esquibel. Melissa Esquibel has been training and writing about office productivity automation for almost 15 years. As you can imagine, she’s been hit with some pretty challenging questions over the years.

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10 Positive Ways How Recruit CRM Has Been Changing The Recruiting World

Recruit CRM

In the beginning, every brand or company is in that specific dropout stage where they've extraordinary plans, very little time, and a small team of enthusiastic individuals who want to give it their all. This was exactly how Recruit CRM looked in the beginning 3 years back.

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Free Falling

Brilliantly Better

Today didn’t start spectacularly, but it may end so.

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Spring

Exceptional EA

A thought for your day, with my good wishes to all … Spring won’t let me stay in this house any longer! I must get out and breathe the air deeply again. Gustav Mahler.

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Using Scalable Payroll Systems For A Seamless Business

Small Business CEO

Scalable payroll solutions are the perfect option if you want your business to grow. You need a company that can help you create a payroll system that grows at the same rate, according to your needs. The company offering the payroll solutions should work with you to develop a centralized plan.

What Bosses Need to Do Now for Teams Moving Back to the Office

45 Things

Some people are anxious to get back to the office and leave behind the days of working at their kitchen tables in their pajamas.

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What You See Is NOT What You Get

Brilliantly Better

In media, that is, only in media. Both in traditional media (sometimes abbreviated as MSM, Mainstream Media) and social media. They are both reality distortion techniques which are greatly affecting our ability to perceive what is, and to act accordingly.

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Remote Work – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Brilliantly Better

I’ve been working remote since before it was cool. The work I do is compatible with this medium, my primary income source is programming, and the secondary sources are coaching and writing.

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Why Do We Have To Go “Deep”?

Brilliantly Better

The other day I was out exploring Lisbon’s surroundings, namely Sintra. If you don’t know about this area, it’s a very interesting place.

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Covid-Friendly Work Party Essentials

Small Business CEO

The COVID-19 pandemic has had one of the largest impacts on businesses worldwide. Workplaces and stores have been forced to shut down and work remotely for the past year.

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3 Tips for Running a Successful Retail Business

Small Business CEO

Retail is a notoriously tough industry. Customers are demanding, competition is fierce, and profit margins are often slim. However, don’t let this reality discourage you. There is still plenty of room in the retail world for small businesses to enter and find success.

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7 Ways to Boost Your Blog Post’s Reach

Small Business CEO

You might be wondering how you can increase your blog’s reach. Getting traffic from your regular customers helps you stand out as an authority in your industry, but how can you utilize content to attract new customers? According to Statista, there are approximately 31.7

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Why do Workplaces Need Clean Bathroom Partitions?

Small Business CEO

As they say, a clean bathroom translates into good health. That’s true, especially to your employees, clients, and customers. In high-traffic areas like workplaces, a well-sanitized bathroom with clean bathroom partitions can go a long way.

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Why Business Meeting Audio Matters More Than You Think

Small Business CEO

Many businesses are starting to run meetings remotely through applications like Skype and Zoom. A handful of larger corporations prefer hosting meetings with high-level audio-video equipment professionally installed in a conference room.

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4 Reasons to Prioritize Philanthropy in Your Business

Small Business CEO

Corporations routinely use philanthropy to build a strong brand and reputation. Some philanthropic donations are in the form of time, but most are monetary donations.

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