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8 Leadership Skills Students Need For Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur

Dumb Little Man

As a college student, the information you learn from textbooks will not be all that you need to find entrepreneurial success after graduation. The skills you acquire and develop just to make it to graduation will prove essential as you enter the post-graduation phase of life.

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Is your Executive a poor communicator?

Practically Perfect PA

Is your Executive a poor communicator? In a recent survey conducted in the UK, Hays recruitment found 43% of those surveyed said leaders needed to improve their communication skills.

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Podcast Episode 40: The Way to Pick What to Do Next

Simple Productivity Blog

In Chapter 2 of Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity , David Allen spells out the four criteria model for choosing the next thing to do. He says that you choose what to do next based on (in this order) context, time available, energy and priority.

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Communicating with Confidence

Eat Your Career

Communication is a complicated, multi-faceted skillset required for professional success. Unfortunately, it’s a tough one to master. More important than what you say is how you say it. All too often, messages are muddied because of insecurity, self-doubt and nerves. People don’t hear the words because the delivery is so distracting. Confidence has the power to enhance your communication in dramatic and surprising ways.

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Importance Of Virtual Support Staff To Your Business

Dumb Little Man

Gone are the days when virtual assistants (VAs) were thought of as some kind of internet-enabled secretaries. Known as multi-talented multitaskers, virtual assistants are now seen as highly-skilled, independent professionals who provide a variety of business services from a remote location.

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The Virus That Killed The Modern State

Brilliantly Better

As time goes by, we are forced to accept the reality of a new normal. The global pandemic created by Covid-19 took with it not only millions of lives, but also deeply ingrained social structures. Among them, the modern state.

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Freedom…The App That Has Given Me My Life Back

Simple Productivity Blog

For many years I have been on a media fast. I started about 8 years ago, when I realized that I was shouting at the radio on my way to work, and my anger and stress levels were constantly elevated. So I took a break.

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10 Signs You Are Ready For Marriage

Dumb Little Man

Getting married is a huge step in any relationship, and in your life. However much you and your partner are in love with each other, it is still normal to be nervous about taking this step, and even have doubts sometimes!

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The Daily Stroll To The End Of The World

Brilliantly Better

It’s still dark when I get up, because it’s still winter around here. You wouldn’t say, because temperature-wise we’re lucky, it’s a normal day, not too cold, not too hot.

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Sarcastic vs. Sardonic vs. Facetious

Daily Writing Tips

Reader ApK has asked for a discussion of the words sarcastic, sardonic , and facetious —. all examples of verbal irony. verbal irony : the expression of one’s meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect.

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The Rapidly Growing Creator Economy

Small Business Labs

Axios' App rush: Talent over trash covers the growth of social media apps where the content is created by digital content creators who are getting paid.    Key quote: The big picture:  Creator-economy platforms like Patreon, Substack and OnlyFans are built around content makers who are paid. It's a contrast to platforms like Facebook that are mostly powered by everyday users’ unpaid posts and interactions.

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These Are The Best Cybersecurity Tools For 2021

Dumb Little Man

In these modern times, each person dealing with business, work, or education is managing many platforms and tools requiring usernames and passwords.

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The Case For Personal Rituals

Brilliantly Better

Until two weeks ago, my days were almost always starting like this: first, a short stretching session (I call it yoga, but it’s really just stretching), then 15 minutes of guitar practice, and then a short stroll to my coworking office, where I would also have my desayuno (double espresso and a custom-made tostada). After. Read more.

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5 Nuggets of Wisdom From Wilbert Wynnberg to Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Small Business CEO

There’s a common saying that “Nothing worth having ever comes easy”, and entrepreneurship takes that to the extreme. Unlike what’s shown on social media, entrepreneurship is not all about the supercars, luxury brands, and vacations in exotic locations.

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4 Ways to Make Sure Your Career Thrives While Working from Home

45 Things

Working for home has become the norm for many workers since the pandemic began, but would you like to continue to do so once it's safe to return to the office? For some employees, the question is moot since their companies will require them to return to the office.

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Choosing A Compatible Career Path In 5 Steps

Dumb Little Man

Choosing a career path is rarely easy, especially for the youngsters living in the era of growing automation. There are so many factors to consider and challenges to deal with that young specialists might get dizzy.

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365 Days Writing Challenge – Checkpoint One

Brilliantly Better

Today is the 31st day of my 365 days writing challenge. Since the beginning of the year I published a blog post each day, which means, so far, that the challenge is going as planned. I thought it would be useful to have some sort of a checkpoint every month (or less frequent, if there. Read more.

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Three Smart Ways to Start Investing Your Money

Small Business CEO

It’s never too early to start investing your money. If you have some extra cash set aside, no matter how small or large the sum, it’s best that you put this to good use.

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How To Overcome Gaps In Diversity In Business

Dumb Little Man

After decades of lean supply chains dominating business, 2020 has been the year of supply chain disruption. In February, 70% of US businesses were assessing their supplies, trying to figure out which items were in lockdown.

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Hit Hard And Settle In The Middle

Brilliantly Better

“Hit hard and settle in the middle” is an approach often seen in government decisions related to taxation, or some limitation of civil rights.

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Modern Hunters

Brilliantly Better

If you’ve read yesterday’s post, you now know that my morning rituals include a short walk to get a cup of coffee. I do this just to maintain some sort of a schedule scaffold, in this almost 3 weeks long de-facto lockdown that we’re experiencing in Valencia.

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The Most Important Part Of Life Is Always Hidden In The Dark

Brilliantly Better

There’s something about seeds that fascinates me deeply. Of course, there’s that unbelievable splitting of cells into a new life, all growing up seemingly from nothing, just light and soil and water. That in itself is a miracle.

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How to Market Your Business on a Small Budget

Small Business CEO

It might seem like small businesses have to spend a fortune to advertise at events such as trade shows, fairs, and other local events. This, however, is not the case. Small businesses do not have to overpay for effective marketing materials.

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Why is Web Design so Important for Your Business?

Small Business CEO

When you have a business, it is vital that you try to attract people using a variety of different methods. In addition, you have to remember the importance of digital technology when it comes to marketing and operating your business.

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Are Your Personal Finances Drastically Impacting Your Startup Business?

Small Business CEO

The past year has been rough on everyone. However, even during difficult times, people decided to start new businesses. Some were forced into the decision due to layoffs, while others enjoyed staying at home and wanted more control over their work/life balance.

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Maximize the benefits of your PPC marketing

Small Business CEO

With a limited marketing budget, every dollar spent needs to deliver a return. Many marketers are using PPC (pay per click) as a way to track the results from their online ads, ensuring they can increase the effectiveness of their communications as well as their spending.

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Choosing a SEO Plan for Your SME: 10 Things to Consider

Small Business CEO

On this blog, we will look at the 10 best SEO tips for choosing your SEO plan for your SME. photo credit: Fauxels /Pexels. Running an organization is a hard task. You might have a stable flow of truly remaining patrons, but we constantly want to make assured we have a group of new people.

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How to Use People Search Engines to Find Anyone

Small Business CEO

Want to find someone, but you don’t have that person’s information except the name and city they live in? Well, this is where people’s search engines can help you out. People search engines are beneficial when it comes to finding information about a specific person online.

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Essay Writing Tricks That Will Make Writing Assignments a Breeze!

Small Business CEO

Every student groans when assigned to write an essay. Essays are tedious to write because you have to do so much work. In today’s day and age, there is so much to do and so many distractions that there are a ton of things that you’d rather do than completing boring schoolwork.

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Optimizing Brain Cycles

Brilliantly Better

Do you know what “speed” means when we’re talking about computers? Specifically, about the Mhz/Ghz number before a CPU name, like 3.2Ghz Intel Xeon? If you’re a geek, you obviously do, but if you’re not, you probably imagine is something related to how fast a computer can be at running certain tasks. And, overall, you’d. Read more. The post Optimizing Brain Cycles appeared first on Dragos Roua. Personal Development

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Video Calling Apps You Can Use to Make Virtual Calls From China Besides Skype

Small Business CEO

Without a doubt, video conferencing apps have reaped big in this COVID-19 pandemic era. Because a significant percentage of employees have been forced by social distancing circumstances to work from home. Same can be said of VPN apps, and if you are yet to find a reliable VPN, read about Astrill China eligibility. Video conferencing apps have bridged the communication gap between companies/organization management and employees.

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Six Reasons Why Retail Stores Should Sell Gift Cards

Small Business CEO

Did you know that gift cards can help small businesses, such as retail stores? Gift cards are among the most common gifts for people of all ages, especially during birthdays, anniversaries, baby showers, and other occasions outside the holiday season.

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