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Discovering And Leveraging Your Key Strengths With These Few Simple Tips

Dumb Little Man

Everybody has assets and qualities that help them in their everyday lives. We apply them both in our personal and professional lives. Most of us don’t bother to look at these assets or ponder the question of how we can articulate and expand them to advance our careers or to become better persons.

2020 224

5 Grammar Miscues that Undermine Good Writing

Office Dynamics

Did you know that bad grammar can ruin a good message? You could be missing opportunities to get your point across because your readers have to wade through awkward sentences that set their teeth on edge.

2020 172

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Podcast Episode 26: Interview at Lifelong Learning

Simple Productivity Blog

Joshua Galinato of Galiway.Blog and Lifelong Learning podcast interviewed me about productivity, burnout and deliberate living. He has been gracious in allowing me to share the interview with my audience. The post Podcast Episode 26: Interview at Lifelong Learning appeared first on Laura Earnest.

2020 130

Cloudy Weather

Brilliantly Better

Each intimate relationship enlightens its actors in some way. The proximity of two people, being them two friends, a mother and her child, or a romantic couple, creates a magical light that shines upon both.

2020 81

9 Unselfish Tips of Self-Care To Try Out And See Instant Results

Dumb Little Man

“I have the courage to be the happiest and healthiest version of myself.” – Madi Baulch. As we are living in an uncertain time right now, it is important to protect our energy and take care of our mental, spiritual, and emotional health.

2020 221

Our Updated Small Business Closure Forecast is More Optimistic, But Still Grim

Small Business Labs

In early April, we released a 2020 small business closure forecast. We've updated our forecast and the good news is we're more optimistic about small business survival rates than in our April forecast.  

2020 71

Editing Life: Hobbies

Simple Productivity Blog

I love my hobbies. Creativity is second nature to me, and I would spend my days making music, braiding, knitting, scrapbooking, doing calligraphy, spinning and writing if I could. Unfortunately, I can't. I have financial and family obligations that preclude my full-time participation in hobbies.

2020 130

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The Potential Dangers of a Cracked Phone Screen

Dumb Little Man

In the early days of cellular phones when you drop your device, you could just bend down, pick it up, dust it off, and you are good to go. No damage, no nothing.

2020 198

How To Put Together An Effective FAQ Page

Small Business CEO

The FAQ page on your website is one of the most important pages and is frequently visited by customers and users interested in your product or service. This is because it provides answers to some of the questions that most users can have.

2020 93

Episode 318: Growing Young with Marta Zaraska

Productivityist

My guest for this episode is Marta Zaraska. Marta is a Polish-Canadian science journalist published in the Washington Post, Scientific American, New Scientist, the Atlantic, Discover, and more.

2020 52

5 Stages Of A Healthy Disagreement

Brilliantly Better

If you read my blog, you probably know that I consider some level of friction necessary in a relationship. If both partners are autonomous, healthy persons, sooner or later some sort of disagreement will arise, and this is normal – we’re different.

2020 64

Increase Your Peace with This Quick Morning Routine

Dumb Little Man

I have never been much of a morning person. My morning routine used to go something like this: A beautiful Zen-sounding chime would alert me to the beginning of a new day.

2020 197

Userway Review: Is it Effective for SMB Web Accessibility?

Small Business CEO

Life is definitely not easy for small business owners today. Massive international corporations like Amazon and Walmart are swallowing small businesses whole. Markets are changing constantly, forcing you to be constantly on your toes; and you’re operating with a small staff and a low budget.

2020 72

Episode 318: Growing Young with Marta Zaraska

Productivityist

My guest for this episode is Marta Zaraska. Marta is a Polish-Canadian science journalist published in the Washington Post, Scientific American, New Scientist, the Atlantic, Discover, and more.

2020 52

Repeating Yourself

Brilliantly Better

When I first read “Getting Things Done”, by David Allen, I had a few “a-ha moments” Some of them grew into bigger breakthroughs that eventually became part of my routine, but some of them slowly faded away, despite the initial excitement.

2020 62

5 Ways To Increase Your Value In The Post-Pandemic Marketplace

Dumb Little Man

Why you should increase your value. You need a competitive edge more than ever in today’s uncertain and overcrowded marketplace. With the global economy inching towards a recession, organisations are laying off staff faster than you can say the word ‘sack.’

2020 190

5 SEO Mistakes You Are Making

Small Business CEO

SEO, or search engine optimisation, is an integral part of any business’s marketing strategy. It allows you to appear higher in search engine rankings, and therefore be seen by more potential clients or customers.

2020 69

Episode 318: Growing Young with Marta Zaraska

Productivityist

My guest for this episode is Marta Zaraska. Marta is a Polish-Canadian science journalist published in the Washington Post, Scientific American, New Scientist, the Atlantic, Discover, and more.

2020 52

On Behalf Of vs. In Behalf Of

Daily Writing Tips

The noun behalf (from Middle English, from by and half , meaning “side”) is an unusual word in a couple of respects. For one thing, it is used only in two prepositional phrases, anchoring either “in behalf of” or “on behalf of.”

2020 61

How Cultivating A Single Habit Improved My Life

Dumb Little Man

The year 2020 has been a tough one for all of us, but for me it was the worst of my life. My anxiety was at its all-time high, I was lost, broke, and, in a word – miserable.

2020 175

Trusted Strategies To Get Back Into Great Shape After Lockdown

Small Business CEO

Getting back in shape after the prolonged period of lockdown is honestly the most daunting task. You’ve probably added a few bounds, lost track of your workout, and the progress you made previously is not visible. It’s frustrating! Despite the bleak situation, all is not lost.

2020 68

How to Make Real Progress with Goal-Setting

Productivityist

Photo by Mpho Mojapelo on Unsplash. Making real progress with goal-setting is not always that easy to quantify and measure. For instance, there are many paths towards learning a skill, and many means in which to make that skill something you can turn into a profession.

2020 52

How You're Showing Intolerance at Work

45 Things

The ongoing protests and calls for greater equality in our country are prompting many changes, from renaming buildings to large donations to diversity organizations. For many, however, these changes won't directly impact them.

2020 56

Easily Forgotten Factors When Purchasing a New Vehicle

Dumb Little Man

Buying a vehicle, whether from brand-new or used, can be a challenging and daunting task. There are so many things you have to think about, and while you may be excited about getting a new car, you need to keep these important factors in mind.

How Should Brands Market During The Time Of COVID-19

Small Business CEO

In unprecedented times of coronavirus pandemic, it’s hard to see the light at the end of the tunnel. COVID-19 has caused global markets to crash, businesses to be deeply affected, and economic growth to be on a halt.

2020 67

How to Make Real Progress with Goal-Setting

Productivityist

Photo by Mpho Mojapelo on Unsplash. Making real progress with goal-setting is not always that easy to quantify and measure. For instance, there are many paths towards learning a skill, and many means in which to make that skill something you can turn into a profession.

2020 52

The Secret To Learning Any Skill Insanely Fast

Dumb Little Man

Some say your brain is your most powerful asset, so why not learn as much as you can? There are many benefits of being a jack of all trades, such as being able to adapt to unanticipated changes.

2020 206

How to Make Real Progress with Goal-Setting

Productivityist

Photo by Mpho Mojapelo on Unsplash. Making real progress with goal-setting is not always that easy to quantify and measure. For instance, there are many paths towards learning a skill, and many means in which to make that skill something you can turn into a profession.

2020 52

Episode 317: The Analog Way with Jeff Sheldon

Productivityist

On this solo episode of the podcast, I’m doing something a little different: I’m hosting a guest. Jeff Sheldon joins me on the program to talk about simplicity, productivity, and the story behind Analog.

2020 52

Episode 317: The Analog Way with Jeff Sheldon

Productivityist

On this solo episode of the podcast, I’m doing something a little different: I’m hosting a guest. Jeff Sheldon joins me on the program to talk about simplicity, productivity, and the story behind Analog.

2020 52

Episode 317: The Analog Way with Jeff Sheldon

Productivityist

On this solo episode of the podcast, I’m doing something a little different: I’m hosting a guest. Jeff Sheldon joins me on the program to talk about simplicity, productivity, and the story behind Analog.

2020 52

How to Stay on Top of Social Media-related Tasks

Small Business CEO

Regardless of the type of business you run, you must keep in touch with your customers. Doing so helps you to build a stronger relationship with them. It also makes your brand more memorable and helps you to learn more about your customers. Social media is an excellent way to do exactly that.

How Refurbishing your Retail Space Could Boost Sales

Small Business CEO

High street retail remains on top in the UK, with the country’s 300,000 outlets competing with many more online shops to take around 80% of annual sales.

2020 63

Understanding the World of Online Business and How to Conquer It

Small Business CEO

The digitized age has offered all of us the opportunity to become our own bosses and become financially independent. Online business is vast, and there are many ways you can stake your claim and conquer it.

2020 60

Save Your Business From Financial Crisis With These 7 Tricks

Small Business CEO

Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur or the mastermind behind a renowned franchise, all companies run the risk of failure, whether it’s due to the economic downturn or a shift in the market.

2020 60

What Qualities Should A Top Software Developer Have?

Small Business CEO

If your business is in need of specialised software, this isn’t something to do ‘in-house’, rather you require a top software developer who can handle the entire project from initial concept to checking for bugs.

2020 56