Sat.May 13, 2017 - Fri.May 19, 2017

7 Habits I Started Last Year That Dramatically Changed My Life

Dumb Little Man

Being an entrepreneur and building a business is a big challenge- a very big challenge. What if you work full time elsewhere, but you’re really passionate about it? Would you still do it? That’s the case for me, but there’s more to it than just that.

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Supplier of the week: Gilded Globe

Practically Perfect PA

Gilded Globe provide the most exclusive premium airport services the world has to offer, expediting passengers through over 200 airports worldwide.

The Expanding High Skill Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

More and more professions that require advanced degrees or highly specialized skills are joining the gig and/or on-demand economy. A good example is law.    Crain's The gig economy comes to law  covers the expanding use of contract lawyers.

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Why Rainwater Harvesting is a Viable Solution

Eco-Office Gals

Going green and becoming more eco-friendly can be a difficult step. There are many ways in which you can work towards reducing your impact on the environment, both at home and at work.

2017 130

6 Questions To Ask When Designing A Business App

Dumb Little Man

App development for businesses and brands is on the rise. Many companies are waking up to its benefits and are now working to design and build their own. When in the process of mobile app development, there are so many variables and so many things to think about that if you are not careful — or if you lack experience — you might just miss a trick or two. To make sure you get the most out of your app, here are six questions you have to ask during design and development. How Can Your App Add Value?

2017 218

Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit Hub

Practically Perfect PA

Today, I thought I would give you guys a quick update on our crowdfunding project and tell you a little more about the Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit Hub. The Virtual Summit is an online event for Personal Assistants which will take place on Friday 20 th October.

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Have We Reached Peak Gig Economy?

Small Business Labs

Last week's always excellent O'Reilly Next Economy newsletter asked the question Have We Reached Peak Gig? They asked this in response to a number of recent negative press articles on the gig economy.

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Top 10 Travel Destinations for Movie Geeks

Dumb Little Man

There’s something quite magical about seeing filming locations with your very own eyes. The celebrities and cameras may have gone, but a story’s physical setting stays just where it is. You can consider it as a star in its own right. Here are 10 travel destinations that should absolutely be on every film lover’s bucket list: New Zealand. Starred in : The Lord of the Rings trilogy (1999–2001). “A

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Supplier of the week: Gilded Globe

Practically Perfect PA

Gilded Globe provide the most exclusive premium airport services the world has to offer, expediting passengers through over 200 airports worldwide.

Why Thank-You Notes Matter

On The Job

When I was a child, my mother began nagging me the day after Christmas to write thank-you notes to all my aunts and uncles who had sent me gifts.

2017 141

Declutter your book shelves

Clutter Coach

by Books are sacred. They’re emblems of culture. People don’t usually dispose of them lightly and never throw them in the trash. Yet they can be clutter. . The first line of attack is: don’t buy a book until you’re ready to read it. Any new thing you buy has an energy of newness about it that wears off after you buy it. That happens whether you use it or not. . Things you love transform their energy and remain appealing, like the velveteen rabbit.

2017 109

Lacking Motivation? Try These 6 Best Health Apps That Pay

Dumb Little Man

Today, people are getting more and more concerned about their health and they are utilizing mobile apps to help them stay on track. However, with so many options available, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and confused. Making a selection, especially in the case of health apps, is intimidating because they have psychological and physical effects. If you are looking for extra motivation, here are the best apps that actually pay you as you exercise and keep fit. Healthy Wage.

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Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit Hub

Practically Perfect PA

Today, I thought I would give you guys a quick update on our crowdfunding project and tell you a little more about the Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit Hub. The Virtual Summit is an online event for Personal Assistants which will take place on Friday 20 th October.

2017 130

How to Answer Weird Interview Questions

On The Job

By now, most job applicants know that when they get an interview, they need to prepare. Some of the most common interview questions go something like this: What are your greatest strengths? What are your biggest weaknesses? Where do you see yourself in five years? Why should we hire you?

2017 141

7 Productivity Mistakes You Are Probably Making Every Day

Productivityist

Today’s guest post is by Gloria Kopp. Gloria is a digital marketer and a business consultant from Manville city. She is a content manager at Australian help. Gloria is a regular contributor to such websites as Engadget, Academized , HuffingtonPost, etc. Everyone wants to be more productive; that’s why lists of productivity tips are so popular online. If you just follow them all, you’ll get more done every day.

2017 72

12 Desk Hacks To Make You More Productive At Work

Dumb Little Man

Whether you work from your home or a busy office, your desk and everything around it should be carefully arranged to make you feel as creative, energized and stress-free as possible. You see, when you treat your desk as an obligatory layover between your breakfast counter and an evening on the couch, you fill it with things that eventually pile up. As a result, you don’t get much done. Show that desk a little love and it’ll show a lot of love back.

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Podcast 056: Little things have a big impact

Clutter Coach

by Subscribe: iTunes ⋅ Stitcher ⋅ Soundcloud ⋅ YouTube ⋅ Google Play. You can leave a review here! If you’re feeling daunted by the prospect of getting organized, this podcast episode is for you. Truly, the little things you do will go a long way. Subscribe: iTunes ⋅ Stitcher ⋅ Soundcloud ⋅ YouTube ⋅ Google Play. This podcast is based on my book, 52 Simple Ways to Get Organized, available on my website. Each week I go into greater depth about one of the 52 ways.

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Network Security Threats Make You Wanna Cry? – IT Support technology marketing video

Andrea Kalli

Network Security Threats Make You Wanna Cry? Network Security is No Game. Here is a new IT Support technology marketing video for a client. Designed and edited by [link] – Andrea Kalli – Video Design. Video Editing Services. Video Marketing. If you want to see more, check out my showcase videos: [link]. The post Network Security Threats Make You Wanna Cry? – IT Support technology marketing video appeared first on Video Design, Editing, and Marketing Virtual Assistant.

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4 Ways to Protect Your Business From a Divorce

Small Business CEO

‘Happily ever after’ is what married couple want to achieve. Unfortunately, it’s often inevitable due to one reason or another. Depending on your personal circumstances, there are things needed to settle when divorce is inevitable. One of such things is your business.

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10 Questions To Ask Your Commercial Agent When Leasing Office Space

Dumb Little Man

When it comes to renting office space, you can never be too careful when signing a lease. Failure to do your due diligence can lead to problems. For instance, the wrong space can hurt your business if it’s difficult for your clients to access your building or if you don’t have the amenities they require.

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Speaking with Passion with Corey Poirier

Productivityist

My guest on this episode is fellow Canadian Corey Poirier. Corey is a keynote speaker, sales professional, entrepreneur, and the host of Conversations with Passion Radio Show where he has interviewed over 4,000 “super-achievers.” ” A passionate speaker who wants to share with people his craft, Corey is behind the Passion Cure and The Speaking Program.

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IT Support Business Promo Video – Drowning in a Sea of Technology

Andrea Kalli

Here’s my latest video for an IT Support Business Promo Video – “Drowning in a Sea of Technology” Designed and created by Andrea Kalli – Video Editing & Marketing Services. The post IT Support Business Promo Video – Drowning in a Sea of Technology appeared first on Video Design, Editing, and Marketing Virtual Assistant. IT Support and Technology Marketing Video Marketing

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Fire Smartly: Avoiding Wrongful Termination Lawsuits

Small Business CEO

Firing an employee is never an easy task, but when performance doesn’t meet expectations, drastic measures must be taken. Some employers delay firing to avoid the fallout of termination and the threat of a lawsuit.

2017 94

4 Dating Mistakes You Could Be Making (And What To Do With Them)

Dumb Little Man

Whether you are dating in hopes of finding your first love or are back in the game after healing from a breakup or divorce, dating is a whole world of its own. There are unspoken rules and plenty of personalities in the mix that make the waters less than clear for all of the players involved. Dating has changed a lot in recent years with the development of online dating sites, apps, and matchmakers. I am often counseling people recently separated or divorced who want to re-enter the dating scene.

2017 166

5 Derogatory Adjectives Derived from Words for Medical Conditions

Daily Writing Tips

The five uncomplimentary adjectives discussed in this post have in common their origin in references to diseases and other conditions affecting humans and/or other species. Lousy.

How to Identify Your Best Niche to Improve Brand Awareness: A Video Marketer’s Guide

Andrea Kalli

Video marketing is hard work. You start by creating good video content. After filming and editing, you have to distribute. You get your videos up on all the relevant sites, and then you promote and promote some more. That’s a lot of effort, and it all happens for a reason. You are spreading the word about your brand, building awareness and engaging your audience. However, many brands make a critical mistake in an early stage of the video marketing process.

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5 Data Management Issues Small Businesses Have to Deal With

Small Business CEO

Data management is a problem for every business, but big businesses have more solutions for their problems because of the range of tools aimed at them and their larger checkbooks.

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5 Tips For Getting Maximum Value Out Of Your Quick Getaways

Dumb Little Man

Short trips and quick getaways are trending. A lot of travelers today are on a tight budget and can’t make a long vacation work. Some of them are breaking up their PTO to find pockets of excitement throughout the year. Whatever their reasons are, travelers are discovering how a quick vacation can pack just as much of a punch as an extended one. Not only does traveling expose one to the rest of world; it also has a positive effect on a person’s mental health.

2017 166

3 More Cases of Superfluous Semicolons

Daily Writing Tips

Some writers avoid semicolons either because they are not certain of the punctuation mark’s functions or because some people consider it stodgy, or both.

2017 79

30 Best Inspirational and Motivational Quotes of the Day

Dumb Little Man

One thing that successful people share is that they are driven to set goals and meet them every time. There are various techniques that you can employ to feel inspired every day and one of them is getting positive reinforcement from the best motivational quotes. You can surf the internet for websites that specialize in quotes or you can download a daily quotes app to deliver the best motivational quotes to you on a daily basis.

2017 159

Conquering Fear: Here’s How To Change Your Perspective In Life

Dumb Little Man

We had this great idea: “Let’s step it up. Let’s expand and grow. Let’s play a BIG game.”. I’m talking about me & my husband, John, here. Now, anyone who knows us will easily realize that when we say “Let’s play a BIG game.”, it’s going to be the kind of game that would send 99% of people running for the hills. When we say that line, it means we’re going to be so far out of our comfort zone that it won’t even be visible anymore. It’ll be long gone over the horizon.

2017 153

There’s More To Eye Color Than Meets The Eye

Dumb Little Man

Back when you were in high school, your teacher probably told you that you could predict the eye color of your future child’s eyes by knowing which genes are dominant and which are recessive. It turns out that, much like many of the things you learned about in high school, things are a lot more complicated than what is taught in class. For starters, there are multiple genes that control eye color.

2017 153

7 Money Saving Tips for the Small Business Owner

Small Business CEO

If you’re a small business owner, you already know how important it is to save some money however you can – and the best answer isn’t cutting your employees’ healthcare plans because that’s bad for everyone involved and makes you seem more miserly than thrifty.

2017 86

5 Cases of Awkward Appositives

Daily Writing Tips

In each of the sentences below, a writer has referenced a person, place, or thing with an appositive, a word or phrase equivalent to another word or phrase, but erroneous punctuation or syntax introduces a flaw in sentence construction.

2017 78

The Importance of Measuring Your Average Customer Lifetime Value

Small Business CEO

Customer retention has the greatest effect on the amount of revenue a company receives. This means that the most pressing challenge for any subscription-based business is keeping their customers subscribed to their services.

2017 77

3 Sentences with Hyphenation Problems

Daily Writing Tips

In each of the following sentences, one or more hyphens is missing from a phrasal adjective, but another solution is available: A relaxation of the syntax is recommended, as explained following each example and demonstrated in a subsequent revision.

2017 76

6 Steps Before Launching Your Plumbing Business

Small Business CEO

Launching a plumbing business is not something you can do simply because you like doing it or because you have some knowhow and experience about it. There are important steps you have to undertake to make sure that the endeavor will be successful.

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