Sat.Jan 19, 2019 - Fri.Jan 25, 2019

10 Ways To Earn the Respect of Others

Dumb Little Man

If you are a self respecting individual, chances are you want others to treat you with respect. And you know what, age isn’t a prerequisite nor is it a magic key to gaining respect. I’ve seen plenty of young people who are highly respected by their elders.

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Accountants Save Small Businesses Time, Money and Stress at Tax Time

Small Business Labs

According to a recent Intuit survey , about 60% of small businesses with fewer than 20 employees use outside accountants to help them with their taxes.    And as the study chart below shows, this saves the vast majority of them time, money and stress.

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How to keep a positive attitude at work

Practically Perfect PA

Let’s face it, being an Assistant can be pretty challenging and not every day are you going to be walking around your office with your glass half full beaming from ear to ear. Some days you will be massively p*ssed off and want to hide under your desk until you can leave at 5 […].

2019 194

Research: Brainteaser Interview Questions are Harmful

On The Job

I've never been a fan of "crazy" interview questions, such as asking: "If were a salad dressing, which kind would you be and why?" New research shows why I might feel this way.

2019 163

Social Media: Open This Pandora’s Box At Your Risk

Dumb Little Man

It is now universally accepted that social media is an addiction more harmful than cigarettes, alcohol, and hard drug. Unfortunately, this addiction has gripped kids, young blood, and adults in its tentacles. The entire gamut of social networks works as sugar-coated poison.

2019 256

Does It Pay to Be a Writer? Yes, But Not Well For Most

Small Business Labs

Several recent surveys focused on the pay rates on income of independent and freelance writers. The Authors Guild’s 2018 Author Income Survey collected pay data from over 5,000 published book authors.

2019 167

How to adjust your CV depending on the role

Practically Perfect PA

If you are looking for a new role this year, you will most likely have dusted off your CV and started to update it to reflect your current skills and experiences. This is an obvious first step in your job hunt but not where the journey ends for your CV! I think most of you […].

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How To Distance Yourself From Toxic People Without Them Noticing

Dumb Little Man

Whether it’s a fantasy football league, a book club or your happy hour crew, there may come a time when you feel the need to move on from social groups that no longer make you happy.

2019 234

3 Ways to Improve Videoconference Meetings

On The Job

One of the great things about being a remote worker is that you can often get large chunks of uninterrupted working time -- and you don't get pulled into as many meetings. But with the increasing use of videoconferencing, those halcyon days may be waning.

2019 130

Managing a travel crisis

Practically Perfect PA

If your Executive travels regularly you will both be used to travel delays and disruptions, sometimes those delays are easy to manage and sometimes they are much bigger than expected and can cause chaos around the world.

2019 173

New Year, New Career? How to Reinvent Your Career Path in 2019

Eat Your Career

For most people, the new year tends to inspire a lot of reflection, both personally and professionally. As 2019 begins, perhaps you’ve come to the conclusion that it’s time for a change—a big one. Maybe you’ve decided you need a brand new career.

2019 130

Can You Be Successful Without College?

Dumb Little Man

What does your college degree say about you? On the surface level, it tells others where we went to school, what we studied, and perhaps how long we spent in education. Beyond that though, some graduates would agree that it has very little bearing on them as individuals.

2019 237

Getting A Fresh Start On Email

Simple Productivity Blog

If you are like most people, you have a lot of emails in your inbox, either unread or waiting for action. In fact, one study found that the average worker had 199 unread emails in their inbox. Another study found that workers receive 121 emails per day.

2019 130

Technology of the week: Chimp or Champ

Practically Perfect PA

Today’s Technology of the week: Chimp or Champ. Here are the details: What is Chimp or Champ Chimp or Champ is a weekly anonymous employee happiness meter for you to check your team pulse, improve employee well-being and achieve better results. What does Chimp or Champ do?

2019 153

2018 Word of the Year: Don’t Be Misinformed!

Office Dynamics

Dictionary.com’s 2018 Word of the Year—misinformation—is more than a word; it’s a call to action. Dictionary.com defines “misinformation” as “false information that is spread.”

2019 180

3 Home Business Ideas to Help You Start Making Money from Home

Dumb Little Man

Have you ever thought about the possibilities of making money from the comfort of your own home? While it might seem too good to be true, there are plenty of legitimate ways to make money online. Before getting started, you should first think about how you might want to start making money online.

2019 231

A Small Business Guide to Building an Online Presence

Small Business CEO

Given the fact that technology continues to advance, small businesses will need to leverage whatever tools that come their way in order to secure a competitive advantage.

2019 92

What’s in store for temporary jobs following Brexit?

Practically Perfect PA

Following the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the EU in June 2016, London has seen a sharp increase in temporary office support vacancies across industries, that has continued to rise in the approach to the leaving date, March 29th 2019.

2019 130

Executive Assistants That Want To Go Above And Beyond But How? – Ask an Admin

Office Dynamics

Welcome to another question for Ask an Admin. This is where the administrative assistant and executive assistant can submit any question they have and their peers will answer the question based on their previous experience. We believe that there are many different ways to approach problems, difficult tasks, and situations so we thought this would be a great way to provide you a place to share your input as well as receive input from others.

2019 167

6 Tips for Cleaning Vinyl Siding

Dumb Little Man

Vinyl siding is an affordable, flexible, durable and weatherproof exterior cladding material that needs to be cleaned from time to time. If not properly maintained, it can accumulate a lot of dirt and dust from the environment.

2019 220

7 Great Marketing Solutions for Every Business Owner

Small Business CEO

Essentially, marketing is the whole process of attracting and influencing potential clients and customers. It is worth noting that, marketing is a “process.” Ideally, the terminology “marketing,” covers numerous activities and tasks associated with selling the services or products.

2019 91

8 Great Writing Tips for Kids

Daily Writing Tips

I’m 33 now (which feels very old!) but I’ve loved writing since I was a kid myself. The very first story I remember writing was about a mouse, when I was five or six. I spent a lot of time writing stories throughout my childhood, and I had a go at my first novel when I was thirteen.

2019 84

Simplify Daily Tasks with Technology

Office Dynamics

One of my favorite aspects of attending a professional development conference is the opportunity to connect with other administrative professionals to share processes, tips, best practices and learn how they simplify daily tasks with technology.

2019 159

Will Your Customers Buy From You Tomorrow?

Dumb Little Man

Business is all about people and the relationships they build over time. In this electronic age, buyers and sellers are no longer limited geographically as Internet businesses are transacted 24 hours a day.

2019 223

Raising Money to Expand Your Small Business

Small Business CEO

Running your own business can be hugely rewarding and lucrative, particularly as your business starts to grow.

2019 89

Brexit Is An Auto-Immune Disease

Brilliantly Better

It so happens that during the last two years I traveled to UK a few times. I work for a company there, so I’ve been to London a couple of times each year, each stay being between one and two… The post Brexit Is An Auto-Immune Disease appeared first on Dragos Roua. Relationships & Society brexit education society

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100+ Ways to Write a Great Resume Cover Letter

Dumb Little Man

I was literally in the middle of writing a long article for Dumb Little Man that pertained to my method of choosing applicants for an open position I have. As I got half way done typing, one of our company recruiters sends me an email. It came with a PDF containing a dozen or so resumes.

2019 203

20 Tips For Building the Body of Legend Bruce Lee

Dumb Little Man

Bruce Lee had one of the most iconic bodies in the film industry. Even the big-shots of bodybuilding like Joe Weider and Arnold Schwarzenegger have nothing but praises for him.

2019 198

A Comprehensive Guide To A Small Business Loan

Small Business CEO

Businesses of all shapes and sizes are going to need money at some point or another. Unless they’re able to increase their revenue, they’re going to be required to find money through other sources. This is why a lot of companies will take out a small business loan.

2019 81

4 Benefits to Connecting Your Appointments and Invoices

Small Business CEO

Just because you work hard to offer the best to your clients, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t accept help when it could be necessary. By now, there are so many online tools and software solutions that can make things easier on you.

2019 77

The Importance Of Notarization

Small Business CEO

Some wonder what the fuss is all about when it comes to getting a legal document notarized; what it is and why it is important. Getting a document notarized by a notary public means you are getting a document verified for its identifying authenticity and its purpose.

2019 74

Catching Workers Comp Fraud Committed by Employees

Small Business CEO

Workers compensation is a federal program that requires employers to pay for medical and compensation benefits if their employees become injured or disabled while working at your place of employment (each state has its own set of workers’ comp laws).

2019 67

Is It Time to Find a New PEO for Your Small Business?

Small Business CEO

The benefits of using a PEO ( professional employer organization ) for small business are undeniable. However, not all PEO services are equal, so you need to reevaluate your partnership regularly. Does the company provide the exact type of help you need? Has your business outgrown its capabilities?

2019 69

Will the Iraqi Dinar Soar This 2019?

Small Business CEO

The largest financial market in the world is the foreign exchange market. It enables currency conversion for investments and trades worldwide with its massive trading volume.

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