Sat.Jul 20, 2019 - Fri.Jul 26, 2019

A Safety Guide For Dental Implants

Dumb Little Man

Every person wants to look competent and confident. The shape of a face mainly depends on the structure and form of the teeth. People have various perceptions about the beauty of a face.

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40 Gmail hacks for Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

So many organisations are making a move from Microsoft Office to Google Suite (Practically Perfect PA being one such business!). I love Gmail, it is such a great tool, and with all of the available Chrome extensions, you really can make Gmail an incredibly productive tool.

2019 203

What is a Solopreneur? Two Secrets to Success As One

Tips From T. Marie

You may have seen that I’ve included a few new terms on the pages of my website. Specifically, on my services page , you will notice them right at the top. It says, “Solopreneurs, Coaches, and Creatives”.

2019 163

Positive Career Affirmation #22

Eat Your Career

I thrive in an atmosphere of change. To learn more about affirmations and how to leverage them for career success, check out this article. The post Positive Career Affirmation #22 appeared first on Eat Your Career. Positive Career Affirmations change thriving in change

2019 148

How 6 Famous Billionaires Failed Before Succeeding

Dumb Little Man

Have you ever noticed how some of the richest and most accomplished people in the world came from nothing? Or why there are successful people who failed at first. This means that everyone has a chance at becoming great.

2019 223

How To Help Yourself When You’re Feeling Stuck

Practically Perfect PA

Have you ever felt like you’re stuck and don’t know what to do next? Unsure about the direction your career is taking? Or utterly uninspired by your current situation? I hear you. I have been there myself. A few years ago, I felt lost, frustrated and had no clue how to move forward. I felt […].

2019 180

Who/Whom, Whoever/Whomever: Test Yourself

Business Writing

The other day a friend told me he was concerned about having taken on a copy editing job because he didn't yet feel confident of who/whom and whoever/whomever. How about you? Are you confident about where to use those pronouns?

2019 141

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How to Talk to a Depressed Friend

Dumb Little Man

Do you ever freeze up when you get a text that goes, “Hey, I’m depressed.” ? I remember a while back when a friend sent me a text to tell me that she was depressed. It was the first time that I’d ever gotten a message like that and I was scared.

2019 212

5 tips on managing your company’s social media

Practically Perfect PA

Many Assistants are being asked to look after their company’s online profiles and their organisation’s social media messaging. It can be a time-consuming task that requires some thought because social media platforms change so rapidly.

5 Reasons Businesses Should Take Advantage of Renewable Energy

Eco-Office Gals

It’s Getting More Affordable Every Year. With the looming threat of climate change and its 11-year deadline , it seems like everyone is talking about renewable energy and what we can do with it.

2019 130

Calling All Assistants—Secret to Building a Strategic Partnership

Office Dynamics

. For more than 15 years I have been teaching assistants how to build a strategic partnership with their executives. I especially spend a lot of time on this topic in my World Class Assistant™ designation course.

2019 175

How Using Live Video Can Boost Your Business Dramatically

Dumb Little Man

Are you using live video in your business? Do you know the benefits of live streaming? Chances are you have social media profiles where you post news and events, but you’re likely not taking the time to build more than cursory relationships with your customer base.

2019 209

Assistant Managers: How to motivate your team

Practically Perfect PA

It is becoming more and more common for Assistants to manage staff and lead teams on projects. Many Executive Assistants manage teams of other Assistants and Administrators, and we all know it can be tough keeping Assistant’s careers on track and keeping them motivated.

2019 137

10 Signs Your Best Employee is About to Quit

On The Job

When you're the boss, there are days when your life seems like one big dumpster fire. Then, there are the days when it feels like everything is going right and you and your team can take on the world. Those take-on-the-world days happen because you have a great team, right?

2019 151

The Growth of Side Gigs

Small Business Labs

That side gigs - part-time or occasional work to supplement income - have become more common is hardly new news. Nor are the reasons behind the growing number of Americans with side gigs.

2019 143

The Best Foodie Cities In America You Should Totally Visit

Dumb Little Man

If you’re a foodie and looking to expand your culinary horizons, have you considered what the US has to offer? The States is absolutely jam-packed with diverse cultural food options. The best foodie cities in America won’t disappoint you.

2019 204

Focusing on Providing Exceptional Service as an Administrative Professional

Office Dynamics

Focusing on providing exceptional service at work can be a struggle especially if you are not feeling appreciated. I have shared several discussions about this topic with my peers throughout my years as an administrative professional. The key is to focus on providing an exceptional level of service rather than the feeling that no one is acknowledging your service. Stating facts about your performance is a form of professionalism and confidence.

Make Stress Your Friend: A TED Talk Worth Viewing

Simple Productivity Blog

Doing research into stress is enough to induce stress. Looking at all the damage that chronic or acute stress can cause to our bodies is enough to make people want to crawl into their beds and not come out.

2019 130

Bain Consulting on Predicting the Next Tech Disruption

Small Business Labs

Predicting the Next Tech Disruption from Big 3 Strategy Consulting firm Bain and Company discusses 4 forecasting tools (shown below) Bain uses to predict when disruptive technologies will be widely adopted.

2019 139

Child Neuropsychological Assessment: Its Importance in Childhood Learning Dysfunctions

Dumb Little Man

The purpose of this article is to detail the idea behind child neuropsychological assessment. It highlights the significance of acquiring neuropsychological interpretation when children are going through learning disorders.

2019 201

Reasons to Write Properly

Daily Writing Tips

Why is it important to write correctly, to use standard grammar, spelling, and punctuation? Because you want people to understand you, that’s all. Why are the picky details important?

2019 92

5 Situations Where Loans Can Be Most Effective And Helpful

Small Business CEO

Getting into a debt arrangement is no small matter. Borrowing money is a huge responsibility and, if not understood properly, can have a severe adverse impact on your life. Defaulted payments can lead to a bad credit rating which can sometimes take years to overcome.

2019 71

Episode 254: Breaking the Time Barrier with Mike McDerment


On this episode, I speak with Mike McDerment , the co-founder and CEO of FreshBooks. FreshBooks is the world’s #1 cloud accounting software for self-employed professionals. Built in 2003 after he accidentally saved over an invoice, Mike spent 3.5 years growing FreshBooks from his parents’ basement.

2019 56

5 Top Cyber Security Training Tips For Employees

Dumb Little Man

Most people believe that the most sophisticated cyber attacks are the biggest threats to any organization. However, the biggest cyber-security threat to a business is the people that work there. In fact, eight out of ten top data theft are as a result of human error.

2019 198

The Most Devastating Cyber Attack: How to Prevent Ransomware

Dumb Little Man

Large corporations, governments, and even small businesses are always at a high risk of being attacked. Hackers and cybercriminals aim to steal your money no matter who or what you are. Cyber-attacks have an increase of 235% , according to a report issued by Malware Labs in 2019.

2019 195

Things to Consider Before Starting a New Marketing Campaign

Dumb Little Man

Starting a marketing campaign from scratch can feel overwhelming. In case you have never made a marketing campaign or if you have at least tried and just felt like you were in a tight spot, you’d know how tough it is.

2019 187

7 Ways to Increase Organic Traffic to Your Website

Dumb Little Man

As the world is getting more developed and advanced, the dependency on technology and the Internet is increasing day by day. It has now become one of our basic necessities and one cannot imagine life without it.

2019 188

The Ocean Cleanup Machines and Technologies

Dumb Little Man

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), on World Environment Day 2018, brought out a staggering figure. The figure showed that around 13 million of disposable and non-disposable plastics are ending up in the world oceans each year. This triggered a complete ocean cleanup project.

2019 183

Here’s Why You Need to Stop Spending 2 Hours At The Gym Every Day

Dumb Little Man

Wondering how to get the most out of your workout? Time isn’t really the key. Spending two hours or more at the gym is a really long time, unless fitness is your job or you’re training for something.

2019 174

5 Undeniable Benefits To Investing In Business Vehicles

Small Business CEO

54% of small and medium-sized enterprise owners need to use their cars, trucks or vans for business activities, according to a recent Manta survey. The need to purchase or lease a vehicle may end up being inevitable especially for businesses that offer goods or services.

2019 70

How to Make your Business Event a Success

Small Business CEO

Organizing events can be a great way to build a community and following for your business. This is especially true if your product or service caters to a very niche. The target group in such narrow niches tend to be highly passionate and events help foster a sense of community among such users.

2019 68

10 Top Skills to be a Successful Product Owner

Small Business CEO

While being a moderately successful Product Owner isn’t a very hard task, it is quite difficult to accumulate enough characteristics of a great Product Owner. Product Owners have to lead an entire team from inception to the end product, and it is in no way an easy task.

2019 66

How to Successfully Interview for an Executive-Level Position

Small Business CEO

One of the most important steps in getting hired for an executive job is successfully sitting through an interview. The interview process gives you a chance to showcase your knowledge and to highlight your strengths, showing potential employers why you are the right choice for the job.

2019 63

The Importance of PCI Audits

Small Business CEO

Data breaches are more prevalent today than ever before. A data security report compiled by Verizon shows that in 2016, there were 80,000 data security issues. Unknown to many businesses, most cyber attackers take advantage of website and system vulnerabilities that are easily preventable.

2019 62

Smart ? Secure: The Orvibo Leak and Security in IoT Devices

Small Business CEO

By 2025, the amount of IoT devices is expected to expand to a whopping 21.5 billion. billion devices that are constantly connected to the Internet while containing information that you may deem personal. It’s scary, but kind of cool. My fridge can know my name!

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Understanding What Type Of Investor You Are

Small Business CEO

No two investors are exactly alike. Each will have quirks and differences that influence their decisions and personalities that dictate their actions during trades. Did you know that there are basically three types of investor? See which one you are! But first, why should you care?

2019 62

Smart Doesn’t Equal Secure: The Orvibo Leak and Security in IoT Devices

Small Business CEO

By 2025, the amount of IoT devices is expected to expand to a whopping 21.5 billion. billion devices that are constantly connected to the Internet while containing information that you may deem personal. It’s scary, but kind of cool. My fridge can know my name!

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