Sat.Jun 20, 2020 - Fri.Jun 26, 2020

Self-Development Tips for Every Entrepreneur

Dumb Little Man

Anyone can start a business, but not everyone can succeed with it. That’s a fact that every aspiring entrepreneur should understand when planning to open and start their own company. In fact, thousands of people have opened a business only to find it failing at the end. The truth is, success isn’t a sure-fire thing in business. You, as an entrepreneur, should be prepared to face some changes along the way and learn how to adapt to them.

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Podcast Episode 25: The Importance of Writing Out A Daily Agenda

Simple Productivity Blog

Today I talk about the importance of making a daily agenda - and why writing it out is key. The post Podcast Episode 25: The Importance of Writing Out A Daily Agenda appeared first on Laura Earnest. Podcast

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The Money Diagram

Brilliantly Better

One of the perks of traveling is that you get to meet other people. I know it sounds funny, but, as Sheldon will put it: “it’s funny, cause it’s true” For the last 4 days I’ve been traveling around Spain (in Mallorca, precisely), and, after settling in, I finally got the chance to get a. Read more The Money Diagram. The post The Money Diagram appeared first on Dragos Roua. Money and Wealth

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Academic Study Measures the Pandemic's Impact on Small Businesses

Small Business Labs

The Effects of the Coronavirus on Hours of Work in Small Businesses , from Yale's Tobin Center for Economic Policy, shows the pandemic's dramatic and ongoing impact on small businesses.    The study uses data from Homebase , which provides scheduling and time tracking tools for small businesses, to measure the change in overall hours worked by small business employees. As the study chart below shows (click to enlarge), average hours worked in U.S.

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7 Ways to Splurge Money Wisely

Dumb Little Man

Yes, you read that right! Splurging – a word so decadent that just the thought of it is followed by strong guilt. When you are brought up in a middle class household, the money mindset you have picked up – whether consciously or unconsciously – forbids you to think of splurging. You will be looked down upon, judged, frowned on and lectured if you even think of extravagance. But that doesn’t have to be the case.

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Editing Life: Commitments

Simple Productivity Blog

We all have multiple demands on our time. Some of these we choose, and some are thrust upon us. Some of them we choose; some we are asked to do, and some creep up on us through insidious means. This time of pandemic has been a good time for examining our commitments. With many of our after-hours activities canceled, we now have the free time to examine those activities that had been taking up our time. I've had pretty much all of my evening activities stop.

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Yes, I Can

Brilliantly Better

While re-reading my blog the other day (an activity I regularly do just to keep things tidy, looking for broken links or overlapping keywords) I observed a pattern. It seems that I write a lot about difficult situations and about overcoming them. The most popular post on my blog is still 50 Ways To Start. Read more Yes, I Can. The post Yes, I Can appeared first on Dragos Roua. Personal Development

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How To Let Go Of Things That Cause You Stress

Dumb Little Man

One of the few things you will experience in life is emotional stress. Inevitable as it is, the question is how to get through heartaches and let go of the things that cause us stress. While we try to move on and forget everything that reminds us of the past, the process has never been easy. After all, the art of letting go is not without challenges. There’s nothing wrong with being hurt when people do things that are, well, hurtful.

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4 Ways Small Businesses Can Benefit From Email Marketing

Small Business CEO

Email marketing is the secret weapon that small businesses need to succeed. photo credit: Ketut Subiyanto / Pexels. When you’re running a small business, everything you do has a direct influence on your bottom line. That’s why it’s important that you spend your time wisely and where it can make the biggest impact. If you’re looking for ways to prioritize how and when you should communicate with your customer — look no further than email marketing.

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Reusable Habits

Brilliantly Better

Yesterday I skipped my article from the 230 days challenge, for emergency reasons: I traveled. I spent almost the entire yesterday on the road, and I simply didn’t have time to write. I am visiting Palma de Mallorca for about a week and just getting here proved to be a consisted challenge. Funny thing: just. Read more Reusable Habits. The post Reusable Habits appeared first on Dragos Roua. Personal Development

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Episode 314: The Only Skill That Matters with Jonathan Levi

Productivityist

On this episode I’m joined by Jonathan Levi. Jonathan is a serial entrepreneur, published author, and podcaster born and raised in Silicon Valley. This episode is sponsored by LinkedIn Talent Solutions. Now more than ever, we need people with the right skills to support our communities, especially the frontline workers who provide resources and care for those most in need.

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My Ideal Gambling Experience Unpacked

Dumb Little Man

I’m lucky enough to live within travelling distance of Las Vegas. If I want to get my gambling fix, I just need to get into my car and drive 2 hours before I’m in the heart of Sin City. I’ve spent some great weekends away with friends and/or my better half, hitting the casinos on the Strip and playing slot games and table games.

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Why Do Retail Stores Need Mobile Apps

Small Business CEO

We all know that everything is going mobile nowadays. More and more businesses start to digitize their services, and this is no exception for the retail industry. Stores are slowly but surely taking up on app development. If you’re interested how these retail apps work and how to build one, you can learn here. Since smartphones have changed the way we interact with businesses for the better, we are going to discuss why the retail industry needs to use the mobile medium and create an app.

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Being Vulnerable – Reloaded

Brilliantly Better

9 years ago I wrote a blog post called Being Vulnerable. I know, because that’s the title I was thinking about for this very article. Before starting to write what you’re going to read now, I did a search on my own blog, because, somewhere in the back of my mind, I had the feeling. Read more Being Vulnerable – Reloaded. The post Being Vulnerable – Reloaded appeared first on Dragos Roua. Personal Development

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Episode 314: The Only Skill That Matters with Jonathan Levi

Productivityist

On this episode I’m joined by Jonathan Levi. Jonathan is a serial entrepreneur, published author, and podcaster born and raised in Silicon Valley. This episode is sponsored by LinkedIn Talent Solutions. Now more than ever, we need people with the right skills to support our communities, especially the frontline workers who provide resources and care for those most in need.

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Taking Home Learning To The Next Level

Dumb Little Man

Distance learning can be difficult for students all around the world. The abundance of distractions, atypical environment, and impersonal approach to education is hard to follow – a mere shock to students. It’s easy to let normal schedules slip when everyone is home, and technology frequently diverts our attention. However, this makes teachers and parents concerned their students will fall behind. Making learning fun could offer a solution.

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Too Many Shades of Disheveled?

Daily Writing Tips

A word’s original meaning often expands over time. For example, take decimate , from Latin “to take a tenth.” The element dec is from decem , the Latin word for ten. One meaning was “to tithe,” but the sense that has given us the English word related to destruction is from a Roman military practice: To select by lot and put to death one in every ten of (a body of soldiers guilty of mutiny or other crime): a practice in the ancient Roman army, sometimes followed in later times.

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The Benefit-Cost Ratio Of Socializing

Brilliantly Better

Going out, meeting people – the pinnacle of having fun, for the overwhelming majority of humans on this planet. Also called socializing, in some circles. I’ve been on both ends of this stick: the “monk end”, where I could spend weeks without seeing anyone, and the “people person”, where I would be surrounded incessantly by. Read more The Benefit-Cost Ratio Of Socializing. The post The Benefit-Cost Ratio Of Socializing appeared first on Dragos Roua.

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Episode 314: The Only Skill That Matters with Jonathan Levi

Productivityist

On this episode I’m joined by Jonathan Levi. Jonathan is a serial entrepreneur, published author, and podcaster born and raised in Silicon Valley. This episode is sponsored by LinkedIn Talent Solutions. Now more than ever, we need people with the right skills to support our communities, especially the frontline workers who provide resources and care for those most in need.

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Tempted To Take Marketing In-House? Consider These Risks First

Small Business CEO

Marketing is one of your business’s most vital functions. It helps establish your brand, attract new clients, and drives profits. Because marketing is intensely personal, though, many companies feel strongly that it’s a process that should be handled in-house. Their philosophy: no one knows your company like you, so who better to sell your services? Before moving your marketing in-house , however, there are a number of concerns you need to address. The Strategies.

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How to Handle Going Back to Work After COVID-19

45 Things

If you're still working from home, you need to start preparing to return to your workplace. The thought may fill you with dread. Maybe you love working from home. Maybe you're scared of catching COVID-19 when you return to work. Maybe you're just getting used to your new routine and the thought of commuting and going back to your co-workers fills you with anxiety. Just remember that you're not alone.

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Saving People Lives, One Meeting At A Time

Brilliantly Better

The other day I had to meet somebody and, for whatever reason, the person was late. It was a benign meeting and the guy is usually very punctual, it just happened this time he was late. As I was enjoying my double espresso, all kind of thoughts about punctuality started to run around my head. Read more Saving People Lives, One Meeting At A Time. The post Saving People Lives, One Meeting At A Time appeared first on Dragos Roua. Relationships & Society

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Episode 313: Three Big Days

Productivityist

This episode is sponsored by the University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education. Established in 1962, UCI offers education for adult learners in Orange County. But thanks to technology, their courses and certification programs in various fields are now available worldwide and online for just about anyone who’s interested. You can get 15% off of one (1) course by visiting [link] then enter the promo code timecrafting.

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Master the Art of Financial Planning With These 8 Tips

Small Business CEO

The importance of financial planning cannot be overemphasized. It is a continuous process aimed at enabling people to make sound financial decisions. The consequences of not planning your finances are dire. That’s why it is important to ensure that you have a financial plan in place – if you want to attain financial freedom. The good news is that there are many companies and individuals who offer financial planning services.

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Stretch Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself

The Marq

I’ve had a some of my readers and family members ask about my morning stretch routine after I referenced it in How to Avoid Burnouts While Working at Home. The routine I use is based on some yoga moves and standard stretches. I highly recommend some sort of routine to get the blood moving throughout your joints for anyone over the age of 30. Mine lasts about 10 minutes and I do it 4 to 6 days a week. The variation is just based on how stiff I feel in the morning.

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Episode 313: Three Big Days

Productivityist

This episode is sponsored by the University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education. Established in 1962, UCI offers education for adult learners in Orange County. But thanks to technology, their courses and certification programs in various fields are now available worldwide and online for just about anyone who’s interested. You can get 15% off of one (1) course by visiting [link] then enter the promo code timecrafting.

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Episode 313: Three Big Days

Productivityist

This episode is sponsored by the University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education. Established in 1962, UCI offers education for adult learners in Orange County. But thanks to technology, their courses and certification programs in various fields are now available worldwide and online for just about anyone who’s interested. You can get 15% off of one (1) course by visiting [link] then enter the promo code timecrafting.

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A Guide to Understand BBA in Information Systems

Small Business CEO

A bachelor’s course in Information Systems like BBA is an excellent amalgamation of the domains of IT and business. Management of Information Systems or popularly known as MIS involves coordinating with IT professionals to ensure that the technological needs of a business are constantly met and there are financial investments into newer technologies which could increase the company revenue.

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Important Considerations for Business Succession Planning

Small Business CEO

As a business owner, your career relies on thinking three steps ahead. In the interest of proactive planning, you’ll want to prepare a business succession plan for your eventual retirement or in the case of any unforeseen, life-threatening accidents. While some business owners dread even the thought of handing their life’s work off to the second-in-command, it’s your sole responsibility to plan for what happens to your company when you’re no longer the presiding owner.

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Steps To Follow In Applying For Instant Online Loans

Small Business CEO

If you find yourself in a financial quagmire, an instant loan might be your safest bet. Most instant loans are merely payday loans, which come with a set of eligibility requirements, just like other ordinary loans. Furthermore, even after their approval, payment isn’t always guaranteed since their acquisition requires meticulous attention to detail, specifically if you’re applying for online loans in Canada.

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How to Choose the Right Forex Broker so You Don’t Get Scammed

Small Business CEO

Statistics indicate that the Forex market is trading more than $1 trillion per day. Add to this all currency options and futures contracts, and the amounts could be another couple of trillions traded on any given day. The International Exchange Committee of the Bank for International Settlements, in one of its latest reports, indicated that it is feasible that the overall amount of Forex-related transactions was around $3.0 trillion.

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Top 5 Reasons Why Real Estate Need Electronic Signatures

Small Business CEO

Have you ever wondered how many documents you sign or get signed from clients daily when you are in real estate? From sales agreements to bids, contracts, lots of documents get piled up in every deal. Managing, tracking, or prioritizing these documents might consume your lots of time. Have you ever thought of making this process easier with Electronic Signature for real estate business?

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Major Digital Marketing Trends to Look Out for in 2020

Small Business CEO

Back in the day, the only thing businesses had to really worry about was their product, their customers, and their nearby competitors. That’s all changed thanks to technology, the internet, and the global economy. Now, it’s very possible for brands with humble beginnings to dream of global reach and customer bases. The primary way to achieve that kind of goal, is to take advantage of the latest trends and innovations in the world of digital marketing.

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Why a Business Needs a Creative Advertising Agency

Small Business CEO

It’s no secret that businesses often rely on their advertising strategies to promote growth and success. Marketing, however, is no simple task – particularly when your business is based in an ultra-competitive market like UK. A campaign draws together a variety of disciplines and relies on market and audience research, creativity, design, and intelligent distribution. This is where a creative advertising agency can come in to help your brand succeed.

How to Start a Business Out of Thin Air

Small Business CEO

Beginning your own business venture is as equally exciting as it is daunting. Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes, with some people simply wanting to add a new and interesting kitchen utensil to the list of culinary essentials dwelling in our cupboards, and other people, such as a certain Elon Musk, looking to literally launch a car he built into space as practice before following up with countless satellites with the aim of delivering planet-wide internet access from space.

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Business Benefits of Knowledge Management System

Small Business CEO

Having a knowledge-based system can be a great way to boost your company’s efficiency. A knowledge-based system can be defined as a system which can be used to transfer knowledge whether between staff at your company or to your customers.

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How to Outrank Your Search Competitors

Small Business CEO

The advancements in modern technology paved the way for any information to be readily accessible and available through online channels. As a result, more and more individuals and businesses strive to establish a strong online presence through their websites. Along with this emerged a market that proves to be quite challenging to infiltrate because of the number of competitors that you can find in various niches.

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