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3 out of 4 Americans Have Smartphones

Small Business Labs

Pew Internet recently updated their technology adoption numbers for the U.S. roughly three-quarters of Americans (77%) now own a smartphone. Web/Tech

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The Lost Art Of Customer Service Within The Tech Industry

Small Business CEO

Reinvigorating Customer Service in the Tech Industry. A company can sell a digital service entirely over the Internet.

2017 59

Quick Test: Can You Tighten These Bullet Points?

Business Writing

Today a business service I use sent me a bulleted list of updates. Every single bullet point starts with the contraction We've or We're.

2017 54
2017 54

Love Your Career

Office Dynamics

I have always been a “career-minded” woman since I was a little girl. When I was about 10 or 11, I went from house to house in our neighborhood selling my Mom’s used magazines. When I got a little older, I went to work at my uncle’s beauty salons in Cleveland, OH. And then in my later teens, I worked at a women’s clothing store.

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The Large and Rapidly Growing U.S. On-Demand Economy

Small Business Labs

The research firm BIA/Kelsey estimates that in 2016 local U.S. on-demand economy generated $34 billion in revenue. households. trillion dollars.

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Top Tips for Gathering Actionable Data for Your Business

Small Business CEO

How do you gather quantitative data about potential customers? How can you analyze it for actionable information?

2017 24
2017 24

8 Excellent Ways To Reduce Stress At Work

Dumb Little Man

These days, there aren’t many jobs around that don’t involve at least some stress. It’s become a normal part of most people’s working life.

2017 52

Punctuation with Parenthetical Phrasing

Daily Writing Tips

Parenthetical phrasing is often punctuated incorrectly, as shown in the following examples, each of which is followed by a discussion and a revision.

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2017 23

How Even Obnoxious Colleagues Can Help Your Career

On The Job

When you're on the job, you often engage in idle chitchat with your colleagues. What's your favorite hobby?" "Is Is is supposed to rain today?" I said.

2017 21

PWC's 2017 Sharing Economy Predictions

Small Business Labs

According to the accounting and consulting giant PWC, 2017 will be another high growth year for the sharing economy.

2017 18

What I Learned From Reading 1,000 Resumes

Dumb Little Man

If you’re working right now, it’s safe to say that you had to send out a resume in order to get hired. Out of those, however, we would maybe like 20.

The “Guard” Family

Daily Writing Tips

Guard is the basis of a family of words pertaining to protection; these terms are listed and defined in the post below. Vocabulary

2017 21

These are the Productivity Tools I Love

Productivityist

I’ve long been a big believer in focusing on the approach before the application. But that doesn’t mean that I don’t use my fair share of tools to get the job done. The key point I want you to take away from this piece isn’t that the tools are what make me more productive on their own. It’s the technique I use. Instead, I’ll use a $ symbol. Read on.

2017 21

7 Steps to Being a Better Client (or, How to Make Sure The Job’s Done Well)

Small Business CEO

They’re the experts after all, so there’s no reason to expect that they wouldn’t just get on with it. There’s a caveat to that approach, however.

2017 14

5 Reasons Why I Fell in Love with Swift

Dumb Little Man

Swift, as many of you would know, is the programming language for iOS developed by Apple after Objective-C. Easy to Learn. Futuristic. versions.

2017 37

Rules About Treatment of Numbers

Daily Writing Tips

This post outlines those exceptions. Nor do unrelated numbers.) When reproducing quoted written material, however, do not alter number style. General

2017 19

How I Fixed My Broken Writing Process

Productivityist

Belle B. Cooper works on content and copywriting for RescueTime , an app that helps you understand how you spend your time so you can be more productive every day. For the past four or five years, I’ve been spending hours every week researching and writing articles. Almost every article I write requires several hours of research. Start writing.

2017 20

Learning to Scale: How to Grow a Home-based Food Business

Small Business CEO

Thankfully it’s just not true thanks to rental commercial kitchens. If you’re one of the UK’s 2.9 Commercial kitchens are the first step.

Eat These Protein Superfoods For Breakfast

Dumb Little Man

Did you know that you ought to be having protein for breakfast? Protein foods are one of the most important food groups needed by the human body. It serves as the building blocks of life. One needs protein in one’s diet to repair the cells in the body and make new ones. Studies showed that protein can also help in losing weight. Kombucha.

2017 36

Audio Testimonial Video for Credibility Building and Reputation Management

Andrea Kalli

Here’s a perfect example of a testimonial video that doesn’t include anyone recording themselves on video. It uses audio instead.

The Productivityist Podcast: Giving and Growing with Philip McKernan

Productivityist

My guest for this episode is Philip McKernan. He is an inspirational speaker, philosopher, writer, and filmmaker who works with entrepreneurs and leaders to live a life that benefits all aspects of their lives. This is one of the most impactful episodes I’ve ever had. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg! Relevant Links. Thanks for listening.

2017 14

Worker Worries – Preventing the Simple Mishaps of Workplace Safety

Small Business CEO

Workplace injuries are one of the worst things that can happen to your employees and your business. Prevent injuries.

2017 10

How to Become Lucky

Dumb Little Man

If you truly believe you’re lucky, and therefore trust all the odds are consistently in your favor, what impact would that have on your life? Does the pure belief that you’re lucky explain the winning streaks some people ride? I think aligning luck to the placebo effect is a convenient explanation for the phenomenon we observe as fortunate chance.

2017 36

IT Network Assessment promo video for client

Andrea Kalli

In under 20 seconds, it includes many elements, however brief: branding, credibility building, problem, solution, an offer, call-to-action.

Podcast 043: Boss hat/employee hat

Clutter Coach

by Subscribe: iTunes ⋅ Stitcher ⋅ Soundcloud ⋅ YouTube ⋅ Google Play. You can leave a review here! In this episode, I’ll talk about alternating between being the boss and being the employee in order to be more effective. Here are some highlights: Why do I have to separate them? What if I’m better at one than the other?

Safety First: Avoid Disasters By Minimizing Risks at Work

Eco-Office Gals

Workplace safety is an integral part of any successful business. Ergonomic Hazards. Slip and Fall Hazards. Electrical Hazards. Do not use tape. Theft.

2017 11

Advanced Tips and Hacks To Help You Reuse Old Content for More Traffic

Dumb Little Man

Creating stunning new content regularly is a hell of a task, I know. Are you plagued by the same concerns? Low on time to create converting content? Looking for smart ways to use your old and existing content to drive more visits to your blog? Here are 5 superb methods to help you create new content faster. Not done any webinars yet? No issues.

2017 32

5 Tips for a Successful Product Launch

Small Business CEO

A successful product launch is what every business wishes for, but which a few achieve in real life. Focus on the Needs of Your Target Market.

Why focus for productivity?

Clutter Coach

by Did you know that sticking to your task makes you happier? When you let your mind wander, even to a pleasant memory, studies show you’ll be unhappy. I remember reading about this in Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi’s terrific book Flow. In it, he writes about being in the flow, where you are totally engaged with your task, whatever it is.

Sacred Words

Daily Writing Tips

The words featured in this post have a word in common: the Latin adjective sacer , meaning “holy.”. The word’s direct descendant is sacred. General

Packing Made Simple: 7 Tips to Make Your Move Go Smoother

Dumb Little Man

A lot goes into planning and executing a move especially when it’s long distance. Packing Boxes More Efficiently. What Not to Pack. Get Organized.

2017 27

How to Rank Your Business Website on Google

Small Business CEO

It’s true, being visible online is the bread n’ butter for any small business owner in the digital age.

3 Productivity Mistakes ALL Entrepreneurs Tend to Make…

Brilliantly Better

This is a guest post by Matthew Turner. Did you know that Arianna Huffington once broke her cheekbone because she was so exhausted and burnt-out from the “hustle”? It’s true. Back in 2007, she was sat at home on the… The post 3 Productivity Mistakes ALL Entrepreneurs Tend to Make… appeared first on Dragos Roua. Business

Grammar Quiz #5: Prepositions

Daily Writing Tips

All but one of the following sentences demonstrate incorrect use of a preposition; revise as necessary. She is about to dive in to the pool. ” 1.