Sat.Dec 12, 2020 - Fri.Dec 18, 2020

The Benefits of Solitude

Dumb Little Man

We live in a world that is always connected. Our daily lives are filled with work, school, family obligations, house chores, or caring for the elderly. When we are not busy carrying out our daily commitments, we fill our remaining time with social media, extra activities, or community work.

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We Should View These Lessons As A Gift From 2020

Tips From T. Marie

Well, here we are again. At the end of another year. Normally I’d be writing about yearly accomplishments and setting goals for the new year. But 2020 has been as far from a normal year as you can get. So, there will be no ‘normal’ year end post.

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The Basics of Time Blocking

Simple Productivity Blog

Time blocking is a great way to get things done. But it doesn't mean putting all of your tasks on your calendar. Want to make me cringe? Tell me you put all of your tasks on your calendar so that you have time set aside to do them. Just no. Today we'll talk about how to do effective time blocking.

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Testing YouTube Video Player Styles for Vertical and Square Videos Embedded on a Webpage

Andrea Kalli

It’s the end of 2020, and I’m just getting into creating more and more vertical and square videos for people.

2020 130

Ugh! One Man Asks, “Can’t I Just Be A Guy?”

Dumb Little Man

I worked with a man recently whose wife had insisted they attend couples counseling. In her mind there were a number of issues to be worked through and they weren’t communicating about them. No surprise, he didn’t feel the same way and thought everything was basically fine.

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Key Findings from 10 Years of Studying the Gig Economy: Freelancers Happier and Healthier

Small Business Labs

One of the clearest findings of the decade-long MBO Partners State of Independence study is full-time Independent workers (freelancers, independent contractors, the self-employed) consistently report that they believe they're happier and healthier because they are independent workers.

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3 Reasons You Need Business Networking In 2021

Small Business CEO

Business networking is something that many professionals avoid wherever possible at the best of times. And it appears many of us have become even more accustomed to the antisocial life under lockdown this year, hiding away even from Zoom calls and group chats.

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5 Social Listening Tactics to Generate New Customers

Dumb Little Man

Social media is an integral part of your brand’s life. Along with it, the essence of the term social listening is also increasing. Due to intense competition and the high stakes of survival, in today’s time, social listening is an art one must master and a skill one must acquire.

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Key Findings from 10 Years of Studying the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

Last week, MBO Partners released its 10th annual report in the MBO Partners State of Independence research series. Emergent Research (that's us) worked with MBO Partners on this ongoing study across all 10 years.

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6 Amazing Virtual Phone Tools That Can Replace Grasshopper

Small Business CEO

If your business involves managing inbound calls, using a business VoIP phone service can’t be ignored. It ensures efficiency in your business and increases its credibility.

2020 75

Addicted “to,” not “with”

Daily Writing Tips

Some verbs and participle adjectives are followed by a specific preposition. Different from phrasal verbs, which can be replaced by a single word, prepositional verbs are verbs that stand alone, but are followed by a particular preposition. The verb addict (and its related forms) is one of these.

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How to Use Viral Marketing to Make Your Blog Viral

Dumb Little Man

You probably know that a lot of examples of viral content comes from social media. One of them is this world-famous tweet by Ellen DeGeneres: Via Twitter. This photo got so famous that it was revamped by many mainstream media outlets.

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The Stunning Financial Success of Gig Economy Marketplaces

Small Business Labs

Last week Airbnb and DoorDash went public with breath taking valuations.    Airbnb closed Friday with a market capitalization of $83 billion and DoorDash's came in at $55 billion. As the chart below shows, they aren't alone. 

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How to Structure a Website for SEO

Small Business CEO

If you are building a new website or optimizing a current one, there are a lot of things that you may consider doing differently. Online user and search engine trends change fairly consistently. Of course, you want your target audience to get to your site and have a good experience.

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3 Sobering Reasons Your Motivation Is In the Toilet

Dumb Little Man

Some of the best advice I ever got about motivation and achieving goals runs a bit… contrary to what you’d find online.

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Features of Resume Writing in 2020 for Graduates

Dumb Little Man

It’s not easy to get your dream job without making a good impression on recruiters, HR managers, and potential employers with the help of a resume.

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5 Best Practices for New Property Managers

Small Business CEO

Running an apartment property or complex is a demanding yet rewarding occupation. You’ll often find property managers (also known as facilities management administrators or apartment managers) at the head of such enterprises.

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How to Buy and Sell Shares for Beginners

Small Business CEO

Want to sell or buy stocks online? Have you been thinking of starting your investment journey in the stock market? You should always remember that proper knowledge is crucial for buying and selling shares with gusto. Firstly, what is a stock? To simply put it, this is a share in any company.

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10 Easy Ways to Improve Your Company Culture

Small Business CEO

Implementing a positive company culture has a great many benefits to a business, but how can you do this? Find out here…. As a business owner, I have no doubt that your main priority will be to turn over a profit.

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Get the Proper Settlement Due for You by Hiring a Car Accident Attorney in Simi Valley

Small Business CEO

Car accidents often lead to stressful situations especially with what comes after it. Surely you will be having a lot of questions on your mind like the legal process and how everything is going to work.

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5 Ways Instagram Can Increase Your Business Productivity

Small Business CEO

With the constant increase in social media usage around the world, businesses have found a way to use it to their advantage.

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