Sat.Aug 08, 2015 - Fri.Aug 14, 2015

Use Haters To Drive You To Succeed

Dumb Little Man

Everywhere you look – haters. With social media so abundant in today’s day and age, and allowing people to cross communicate around the world at such high speeds, you don’t have to look far to find keyboard warriors and negative criticism, and even hate.

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Do you have a business card?

Practically Perfect PA

Do you have a a business card? A question I was often asked during my career as an assistant. The answer was generally no and then I would feel a bit stupid. I always felt I should have a business card.

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Streamline Your Business Management Systems in 3 Quick Steps!

Office Organization Success

Not enough clients? Not enough profits? All it could take are a few tweaks to your business management systems and you could easily turn this around. I know the thought of creating systems in your business doesn’t sound very appealing or exciting.

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When Is It Just Not Worth It? A Story of Failure.

Tips From T. Marie

I’m going to warn you, this blog post is me being honest. That probably means it’s going to rub some people the wrong way. So be it. If it helps another person who is struggling with some of the same questions, it’s worth irritating a few others.

2015 171

7 Awesome Things that Very Inspiring Bosses Do

Dumb Little Man

Have you ever had a boss you didn’t crib about? Or a boss you really really wanted to be like? Or a boss you did not abuse the moment he/she turned around? Have you had a boss you stood up for when your colleagues were gossiping lame stuff about him / her?

2015 285

A letter to my bullying boss!

Practically Perfect PA

We have all experienced someone somewhere throughout our careers that just doesn’t want to make life easy.

2015 185

The Best Resource for Your Newsletter Content

Office Organization Success

A couple of weeks ago I headed out to Orlando for a 3-day fashion event. I attend this event twice a year, and I love that I get to unplug for a few days and focus on something completely different—it’s all about balance, right? For me, this is when I get the best ideas for my business.

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Six Simple Questions Tp Help You Discover Your Purpose

Dumb Little Man

As a high school student, one of my favorite Nollywood movies was ‘The Senator’ In the movie, Larry the lead actor knew right from high school that he wanted to be a senator.

2015 286

3 Rules For Live Music At Corporate Events

The Small Business Blog

When planning and booking live music for corporate events, as the organiser you will need to ensure you’ve done research and planned your entertainment in conjunction with your venue and needs.

2015 213

To Be Respected, Be Respectful

Virtual Moxie

As you might remember, I had to have emergent abdominal surgery in April, and my recovery was difficult. To give myself some breathing room, I decided to not talk with anyone about new work or new opportunities till the beginning of July.

2015 189

Free Webinar Teaches You How to Develop Your Persuasion Skills

Office Dynamics

As we celebrate 25 years in business we’re offering a free webinar each month for administrative professionals to continue their skill development and learn more about who we are and what we offer the administrative profession.

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How Changing Your Attitude Can Build Your Confidence

Dumb Little Man

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. Marcus Garvey We will all face some very challenging time in our lives. Some as a result of our decisions and others we have no control over.

2015 285

sme3 Rules For Live Music At Corporate Events

The Small Business Blog

When planning and booking live music for corporate events, as the organiser you will need to ensure you’ve done research and planned your entertainment in conjunction with your venue and needs.

2015 184

2015 Customer Appreciation Day

Simple Productivity Blog

I couldn’t write this blog without you, my customers. So to celebrate our relationship, I am having a Customer Appreciation Day. 50% Off Everything In The Shop I have been growing the products over in my shop.

2015 172

What Happened To The Paperless Office?

Office Dynamics

Question: “I’ve been a temporary admin in many different offices since 2009, and I really haven’t noticed the slightest reduction in the amount of paper all over people’s desks, brought out in meetings, and in use all over the office.

2015 193

Six Things Your Mom Forgot to Tell You About Adult Budgeting

Dumb Little Man

Your mother did her best to prepare you for the real world. Unfortunately, her lessons in money management may have been slightly off-base. As well-intended as these lessons were meant to be, your mother probably forgot to tell you these six details about adult budgeting.

2015 284

Throw The Deep Ball

Productivityist

The National Football League season is just around the corner, and I’m a big fan of the sport. I order the NFL Sunday Ticket so I can watch every Cincinnati Bengals game. I take part in fantasy football.

2015 109

Customer Appreciation Day Coming….

Simple Productivity Blog

Just a heads up that the 2015 Customer Appreciation Day will happen Saturday. Stay tuned for massive discounts…and if you receive the newsletter, you will get an exclusive freebie! (If

2015 172

5 Easy & Effective Ways to Neutralize Information Overload

Office Dynamics

Are you stressed with how much information is out there, constantly at the ready to be consumed? Are you suffering from information overload? Here are 5 simple steps that will help you effectively “Neutralize Information Overload” today. Step 1: Don’t read everything that comes to you.

2015 157

7 Ultimate Steps to Overcome Disappointment

Dumb Little Man

That feeling we get after every failure or unmet expectation is one of the worst feelings we women often experience. Disappointment is a terrible dose of “reality” that hits us like a truck coming out of nowhere.

2015 281

A To-Do List by Any Other Name

Clutter Coach

by Originally posted 2011-04-19 14:23:57. Republished by Blog Post Promoter A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. ‘Tis true. If it were called bog shrub we would love it just the same. It’s not true for your to-do list, however. A to-do list should have a handful of concrete tasks on it that are related to your projects. Problems start growing when it’s used as a catch-all for everything you have to do. This is a common problem for creative, expansive thinkers.

2015 109

Do You Fall For These Time Management Myths?

Simple Productivity Blog

When I ask people about time management, I get two types of responses. Either people are gung-ho time managers and they struggle with it, or they do no time management at all.

2015 158

6 Clear Habits from 160 Creative Heroes

Productivityist

Did you know Nikola Tesla drew his blinds so he could work in the dark? Or that Andy Warhol carried art to give to fans he might meet on the street?

2015 107

The Job Hunt: Starting Off With A Strong Cover Letter

Dumb Little Man

Suffice to say that your cover letter is one way for a company to get a sneak peek of what you’d be like as a potential employee.

Employee Appreciation Ideas to Show Your Team Your Gratitude

Office Dynamics

Taking time to appreciate employees is one of the most overlooked tools of quality management. Recognition is one of the most important aspects of any employee’s day-to-day life, and yet so many businesses fail to recognize this.

2015 146

The Growing Number of Food Startups

Small Business Labs

CB Insights , a great source of information on VC activity and startups, has an excellent article covering the growing number of food startups.    The article chart below (click to enlarge) lists over 40 food startups by category. 

2015 83

The Productivityist Podcast 52: Everything Evernote with Andrew Sinkov

Productivityist

Want to learn more about what makes Evernote tick? In this episode of The Productivityist Podcast, I have an in-depth conversation with Andrew Sinkov, Vice President of Marketing and Brand at Evernote.

2015 104

The Coiled Rope And The Snake

Brilliantly Better

Let’s start with a very short story. Please bear with me, it will only go for a minute or two: Imagine you’re walking on a … The post The Coiled Rope And The Snake appeared first on Dragos Roua. Personal Development

2015 83

Land Your Dream Job With These Industry-Specific Interview Outfit Tips

Office Dynamics

You’ve landed a big job interview, and many things need your immediate attention, but we’re going to focus on your interview outfit. Because your resume got you the interview, but the way you present yourself is going to get you the job. The Night Before.

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It's a Mobile World

Small Business Labs

No matter how important you think mobile computing has become, there's a good chance you're underestimating it's growth and impact. It's moving that quickly.    Ad Age's 15 Mind Blowing Stats About Mobile highlight statistics showing this.

2015 80

Triggers: How to Start Moving

Productivityist

Triggers can be dangerous. They can lead you do something drastic, and in a lot of cases there’s no turning back — at least not easily. Triggers can often be ignored, and I’ve done my share of ignoring.

2015 84

Top 10 Confused Words in English [I-L]

Daily Writing Tips

Seven of these ten commonly confused word pairs beginning with the letters I-L are frequent enough to have earned one or more full posts at Daily Writing Tips. You’ll find links at the end of each item. illicit / elicit. Illicit is an adjective meaning, “not allowed by law or social conventions.”

2015 114

5 Easy Ways To Find Potential Customers On Twitter

Small Business CEO

Do you need more customers? Despite being 9 years old and having 316 million active users, Twitter is still a mystery for business owners. Most still can not grasp how to navigate through the noise and find their target audience.

3 Rules For Live Music At Corporate Events

The Small Business Blog

When planning and booking live music for corporate events, as the organiser you will need to ensure you’ve done research and planned your entertainment in conjunction with your venue and needs. Live music, unlike a continuous soundtrack from a playlist, is a far more impressive way to add music to a corporate party or networking… Read the full article here: 3 Rules For Live Music At Corporate Events on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

2015 107

Tweaking vs. Fiddling

Productivityist

I’m not a morning person. I tend to do my best work in the wee hours hours of the late evening, where I find that my creative juices are flowing. So I generally stay up late and get up late for that reason. I’m also not working so much as an individual right now either.

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Intrinsic vs. Inherent

Daily Writing Tips

A reader wants guidelines for the use of these two words: I’ve read every explanation I can find but I’m still trying to clarify how to best choose the appropriate context in which to use the word intrinsic versus inherent.”. The adjectives inherent and intrinsic are synonyms.

2015 106

Choosing the Right Hosting for Your SME

Small Business CEO

Having an online presence is vital in the digital age, and with the advent of content management systems such as WordPress getting your company’s website up and running is easier than ever before.

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