Sat.Sep 21, 2019 - Fri.Sep 27, 2019

Starting Life After Divorce: How to Make the Process Easier

Dumb Little Man

Getting a divorce is not the end of your life. In fact, the process gives you more things to explore, and this article will show you how to reinvent yourself for a new life. Starting Life After Divorce. When a marriage ends, it leaves people feeling like they failed at something.

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Assistants we are ultimate team players!

Practically Perfect PA

On pretty much every job description for Assistants, you will see the phrase, ‘must be a team player’ It is so common that it is easy to skim over that requirement – sure, we all have to be team players, next!

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"Reoccur" or "Recur"? Which Is Correct?

Business Writing

The other day while giving feedback to a client on her customer-service writing, I noticed this sentence: "Once you receive your new card, please contact any merchants with whom you have reoccurring charges." Reoccurring charges? Is that correct? Or should it be “recurring charges”?

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How Much Should You Charge as a Home Business?

Tips From T. Marie

Possibly one of the hardest parts of starting and growing a business is deciding on what to charge. Whether it’s a product or services, getting the price right is critical in your ability to sustain the business and yourself. So how much should you charge as a home business?

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How To Nail Social Media and Influencer Marketing: The SME Edition

Dumb Little Man

I bet you’ve already read about social media and influencer marketing a lot. I bet you’ve already tried techniques that didn’t break the bank but didn’t excite you, either. And I bet you’ve already browsed the internet for answers on how to improve your marketing efforts.

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Free Google Tools for Your Non-Profit

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Free Google Tools for Your Non-Profit appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Did you know that Google offers a suite of tools to qualified non-profits? These are premium, licensed Google products , but at no cost.

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Technology of the week: Boomerang

Practically Perfect PA

This week’s Technology of the Week: Boomerang What is Boomerang? Boomerang is a productivity tool with a lot of features that help users manage their emails (both Gmail and Outlook). What does Boomerang do?

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5 Ways VR/AR Technology Integrates Into Your Daily Life

Dumb Little Man

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality aren’t ‘new’ technologies. Both were used in military applications since the 1980s and were later co-opted by the gaming industry.

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5 Ways Small Businesses Save Money by Going Green

Eco-Office Gals

Going green is no longer just a personal decision. Today, many leaders are eager to make eco-conscious decisions in their entire business, too. For many, the decision to use more environmentally friendly business measures provides a twofold benefit.

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The low down on the September Virtual Summit

Practically Perfect PA

I can’t think of a better way to spend a day than hosting one of the Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summits. We had almost 500 Assistants book on, but we know that many of our subscribers were not able to join us, so I thought I would do a bit of a summary of the […].

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7.3 million Americans Describe Themselves as Digital Nomads

Small Business Labs

MBO Partners this week released Digital Nomads: Leading the Shift to Remote and Distributed Work. The key finding of this study is 7.3 million Americans identify as digital nomads. 

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Why You Should Ignore Your Horoscope

Dumb Little Man

Do you read horoscopes? If so, you could be wasting not just your time but your precious brain cells, too. Come on, do you really believe that half a billion people in the world are going to have the same day/week/month? Your horoscope isn’t exactly personalized.

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4 Things Your Boring Presentation is Missing

On The Job

There's a reason so many people have their heads bowed during a presentation: They're either asleep or playing "Words With Friends" on their phones. This is a broad generalization, and my apologies to those who really are listening to the speaker.

2019 141

What is Multi-tasking, Exactly?

Simple Productivity Blog

Back about 10 years ago, multi-tasking was touted as the way to get more done. Doing two things at once is better than one, after all, right? Not so fast.(literally literally and figuratively!). When I first heard about multi-tasking, I really thought it was a good idea.

2019 130

Is AB5 the End of the Gig Economy? The Quick Answer: No

Small Business Labs

California recently passed AB5 , a law that changes how workers are classified. AB5 establishes an “ABC” test to decide whether or not a worker is an employee or a contractor. The law starts with the assumption that everyone is an employee.

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What to Wear On A Business Trip: 5 Outfit Ideas You Can Try With Flats

Dumb Little Man

For that casual look, women’s comfortable flats make a good choice of footwear. However, pulling off an outfit that will pair perfectly with this type of women’s shoes is sometimes hard.

2019 187

5 Entrepreneurial Skills You Need to Be Your Own Boss

Small Business CEO

Around 27 million Americans are entrepreneurs. In order to be a successful entrepreneur, you’ll need to possess certain entrepreneurial skills. As of recently, experts are seeing an increase in entrepreneurs. This includes entrepreneurship among young people as well as people over 50 years old.

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Episode 263: Own Your Weird with Jason Zook

Productivityist

On this episode, I speak with my friend Jason Zook. Jason is the author of several books, including Own Your Weird: An Oddly Effective Way for Finding Happiness in Work, Life, and Love. This episode is sponsored by MeetEdgar.

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Learn English and Grammar Skills with Google Home Assistant

Daily Writing Tips

Would you like to learn English and improve your grammar without getting off the sofa and without cracking open a textbook? Google Home could be just what you need.

2019 60

How To Design The Perfect Icon For Your Mobile App

Dumb Little Man

You have an idea and you want to convert it into an app. However, developing an app that reaches millions of downloads isn’t a cakewalk. There are over 2.7 million apps on Google Play and 2.2 million on Apple’s App Store, but only a few stands out.

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6 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Mortgage

Small Business CEO

Getting approved for a mortgage is often easier said than done. That is why you need to work with someone that can help you assess the practicability of the purchase of a home. To get the best mortgage, here are 6 factors that you need to put into consideration. Issues that will affect your approval.

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Long Away, Not Dead.Yet!

The Marq

A few months back, I started working on a post about persistence, how to plan for getting things done, and creating good habits. I thought it’d be a fairly straightforward, short post based on my readings and anecdotal lessons at work and just living.

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Episode 263: Own Your Weird with Jason Zook

Productivityist

On this episode, I speak with my friend Jason Zook. Jason is the author of several books, including Own Your Weird: An Oddly Effective Way for Finding Happiness in Work, Life, and Love. This episode is sponsored by MeetEdgar.

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Top Questions to Ask When Buying Home Insurance

Dumb Little Man

As consumers, it is reasonable to ask questions before buying something. It’s no different when you’re purchasing a home insurance policy. The answers you get will be crucial to your decision whether to buy or not or which type of home insurance you should get.

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How to Prevent Your Business from Defending Itself Against Injury Claims

Small Business CEO

Your business has enough to worry about without concerning yourself with defending the company against injury claims.

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Adjusting Your Business Mindset for the AI Economy

Dumb Little Man

Artificial Intelligence is taking the world by storm, influencing the transition from the traditional economy to the AI economy. Although the storm is coming quickly, it’s still in its beginning phases.

2019 171

How to Prepare for An Office Move: Top Tips You Should Know

Dumb Little Man

Moving premises is an issue that’s likely to come up for most business owners at some point. Although it can be stressful, it’s not something you need to be afraid of. If you’re moving offices, this is normally something to celebrate.

2019 157

4 Solid Strategies for Retaining Customers

Small Business CEO

It has often been said that retaining a customer is more profitable and easier to do than getting a new customer.

2019 64

Why Local Startups Should Use a Local Phone Number

Small Business CEO

Entrepreneurs can give their businesses a significant boost in credibility by signing up for a local VoIP phone number. The internet is revolutionizing the business world. Nevertheless, the telephone is still one of the most important marketing tools that businesses use to engage consumers.

Best Tools for Attorneys in the Era of Globalization

Small Business CEO

Globalization has changed the way that attorneys practice law and conduct their business. While the nature of their professional responsibilities remains the same, how they give legal advice and obtain their clients is now an entirely different game.

2019 64

How to Get Sponsorships for Your Event

Small Business CEO

Organizing and running an event is no walk in the park. There are plenty of moving parts, and it takes a committed team to make it happen.

2019 62

Is Robotics Automation a Viable Cost Control Strategy for Your Small Business?

Small Business CEO

As a business owner, you should always be looking for ways to improve your ROI. Robotics automation could be a great thing to invest in. However, not all automation technology is worth the investment.

2019 62

15 Internet Terms And Definitions That Everyone Should Know

Small Business CEO

The Internet: a vast collection of servers and web pages that have been the bedrock of information-sharing and electronic commerce for decades. From social media to cloud computing, the versatility and usefulness of the Internet is difficult to overstate.

2019 62

Dividing a Business in Divorce – Things You Should Know

Small Business CEO

When divorce and separation of property occur in the same sentence, it is terrifying. Divorce itself is already tremendous stress, but the matter is aggravated when, during a termination, you still have to divide property, especially when it is your own business.

2019 62

How To Identify A Credible Debt Collection Agency In Australia?

Small Business CEO

One of the main challenges many businesses face is the recovery of bad debt. Many businesses simply don’t offer any credit options. However, if you opt to extend lines of credit, it is valuable to work closely with a reputable debt collection agency.

How an Intranet System can Benefit your Business

Small Business CEO

To many, an intranet system seems like an outdated concept, a relic from offices of the nineties who claimed to be “hi-tech”. Put simply, an intranet is a private network which is only accessible to chosen individuals, such as the staff of a given organisation.

2019 62

How DevOps End-To-End Implementation Improves Your Business

Small Business CEO

Many businesses across the world are improving their operations by implementing the DevOps methodology. As a CEO, you constantly search for the best technologies for your company. With that being said, you need to consider investing in the top DevOps tools.

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