Sat.Aug 06, 2016 - Fri.Aug 12, 2016

5 Olympic Training Secrets That Will Make It Impossible For Your Competitors To Keep Up With You

Dumb Little Man

Olympic athletes inspire and awe us. They are the greatest athletes in the world. And every four years they get together to put their lives’ work on display for all of us to see at the Olympic Games.

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The Growing Role of Small Business Coaches

Small Business Labs

We recently conducted a study in partnership with the sales and marketing automation company  Infusionsoft on  how small businesses define and achieve success. We were surprised by one of the findings. This is the extent to which successful small businesses are using coaches.

2016 206

Practically Perfect PA Giveaway: 10 Assist Travel tickets!

Practically Perfect PA

Thanks to our wonderful partners at Travo , we have a very special giveaway for Practically Perfect PA readers this month. We are offering ten lucky readers the chance to attend Assist Travel for free.

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9 Ways to Improve Your Organization Skills

Office Dynamics

Organization skills is the one thing most successful business owners have in common. Without the ability to organize your work and your resources, you could be twisting in the wind in no time.

Skills 205

6 Tai Chi Benefits That Will Surprise You

Dumb Little Man

Tai Chi or rather “Tai Chi Chuan” is an ancient martial art from China which spread like wildfire in China when people realised the powerful health benefits it delivered. Today, research is supporting what Tai Chi masters have known for centuries- Tai Chi practice delivers fantastic results.

2016 207

One Week in the Coworking Boom

Small Business Labs

We've gotten a lot questions about our recently released coworking forecast. While many think the forecast is too conservative and that coworking is growing faster, others wonder if we aren't too optimistic and if our forecast should be lower.

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The Practically Perfect Business Traveller’s Guide to San Francisco

Practically Perfect PA

San Francisco is a magical cosmopolitan city; known popularly as the city by the bay, it has evoked songs, poems and popular sayings.

Travel 166

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10 Habits of Successful People

Dumb Little Man

Want to know the habits of successful people ? Being successful in life is every individual’s dream. We set up our goal and that where the journey to success begins. However, only a few reach the destination and many fail.

2016 207

Consumers Still Hungry for On-Demand Food Delivery

Small Business Labs

Earlier this year the failure of few food delivery startups led to a number of pundits and articles claiming that the on-demand economy was in trouble.

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The Industry Snapshot 2016

Practically Perfect PA

It’s that time of year again! Practically Perfect PA is nearly 5 years old (and yet I haven’t aged a day!) and every year I ask you lovely lot to give me feedback on the industry, the blog and other activities we have been working on – from our events to our new launched eBook.

2016 166

2 Words to Help You Retain, Recruit the Best Workers

On The Job

It can be frustrating as a manager when your best talent walks out the door and you're forced to begin looking for someone to replace him or her.

2016 169

How To Make Sure That People Don’t Take You For Granted

Dumb Little Man

You are always going to deal with situations where people just don’t seem to be grateful for all that you do for them. You are always going to encounter people in life who take advantage of you and take you for granted.

2016 207

Two Things You Need for Career Success

Office Dynamics

I had the fortunate opportunity last week to be a part of an incredible graduation and celebration for 39 administrative professionals graduating from our Star Achievement Series® who embarked upon this journey that started 3 years ago. Yes, I said 3 years.

2016 163

Podcast 017: Make it less boring

Clutter Coach

by Subscribe: iTunes ⋅ Stitcher ⋅ Soundcloud ⋅ YouTube ⋅ Google Play. In this episode, I’ll talk about how organizing tasks can be a lot more fun when you have bright colors and cool supplies. Here are some highlights: What is up with those army green folders? Where can I get cool stuff? What are the benefits of using fun supplies? Subscribe: iTunes ⋅ Stitcher ⋅ Soundcloud ⋅ YouTube ⋅ Google Play.

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Brian Tracy: How Super-Successful People Get It All Done

On The Job

When you’ve been researching how to work smarter for more than 30 years as productivity expert Brian Tracy has done, you’ve learned a thing or two about how to get the best out of others – and yourself – on the job. That’s why in his latest book, “ Get Smart!:

2016 151

Your Feelings Are Not Your Fault (Mostly)

Dumb Little Man

We all take responsibility for our actions; we feel guilty when we’re bad, and fulfillment when we’re good. Do you do the same for your feelings? Should you? I used to. I alternated between priding myself on liking people and guilting myself for disliking them.

2016 206

4 Fun Office Activities to Help Bring Your Team Together

Small Business CEO

Team building activities are extremely rare in businesses outside corporations. It seems like the rich corporate giants of the world, like Walmart for instance, are more successful than small businesses for a reason.

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3 Sentences with Unnecessary Semicolons

Daily Writing Tips

Semicolons, used to separate two independent clauses or two or more words and/or phrases in a list when at least one phrase is itself a list whose items are separated by commas, are sometimes erroneously employed when those conditions do not exist.

2016 65

9 Signs You Are On The Verge of Burnout (And What To Do About It)

Productivityist

Today’s guest post is from Johan D’Haeseleer. He’s a writer, speaker and the founder of Extra Time. Johan’s passion is helping others make the most of their time and also helping others reduce their stress levels. . Let’s face it, you’re really busy. Your calendar is packed, yet you are constantly adding more tasks to your to it, right? If you’re completely honest, you feel like you’re losing control. And that feels lousy. Your inbox is overflowing.

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Why You Should Forget Success And Strive to Fail

Dumb Little Man

“Are you playing or practicing?”. When I was growing up and learning to play the piano, we had an old, upright Baldwin sitting in the living room. When I sat down to play, everyone in the house could hear it – and hear every wrong note and mis-timed measure.

2016 206

CEOs: Here is How to Set goals – And Stick to Them

Small Business CEO

Goals: everyone does it, but how many people are actually accomplishing anything? Most likely, you’re doing it all wrong. It’s important to set goals in both your business and personal life.

2016 63

3 More Types of Hyphenation Errors with Numbers

Daily Writing Tips

These three sentences exemplify incorrect insertion or omission of hyphens in numerical references. Each sentence is accompanied by a discussion and a revision. The two albums have sold close to 30-million copies combined worldwide.

2016 60

The Beautifully Sad Result Of Assumptions

Brilliantly Better

In Western Australia lives a species of cockroaches that can teach us, humans, a lot of stuff. What follows is a story about insects, beer bottles, assumptions and our deeply screwed ability to take proper decisions, as humans. Hence, our… The post The Beautifully Sad Result Of Assumptions appeared first on Dragos Roua. Personal Development Relationships & Society

2016 57

5 Top Weird Brain Facts

Dumb Little Man

Research and exploration isn’t something which has much to do with our day to day life. I think it should. We tend to look elsewhere for our inspiration. Typically to the very, very big, to understand where we fit into the universe or the very, very small, to find out how everything fits together!

2016 206

The Productivityist Podcast: The One Year No Beer Challenge

Productivityist

In this episode of the podcast, I not only talk with Andy Ramage and Ruari Fairbairns of One Year No Beer but I also take on one of their challenges. That’s right. As of recording this episode I went alcohol-free for 90 days. I dive into that challenge a bit more in an upcoming bonus episode (exclusive to Patreon supporters ) but also a little bit in this one.

2016 53

Vocabulary Quiz #1

Daily Writing Tips

In each sentence, choose the correct word from the pair of similar terms. (If If both words possibly can be correct, choose the more plausible one.). He was _ about whether the change was a good idea. a) ambivalent. b) ambiguous. Her score on the test was. a) exceptionable. b) exceptional.

2016 60

5 Reasons to Outsource Your Crazy Life

Dumb Little Man

While digitization and technology have simplified our lives, they have also introduced several complexities in our lives. Today, we speak of work-life balance but it’s not a choice that one needs to make between the two. It’s finding the right synergies to leverage benefits of both.

2016 205

Top 5 Traits Of Billionaires

Dumb Little Man

What are the traits of billionaires ? This article could be worth millions to you if you follow every detail diligently. You ponder every day what demarcates billionaires from millionaires and millionaires from the rest of the world. And how do billionaires become billionaires?

2016 197

5 Ground Rules to Keep Finances from Killing Your Relationship

Dumb Little Man

Most of us probably wish that we could live in a world where money and stress (and stress about money) didn’t affect our relationships. Unfortunately, these things really can’t be avoided.

5 Smart Ways to Boost Brand Awareness

Dumb Little Man

One of the greatest challenges of having a brand is getting customers to even know that your company exists. Increasing your customer’s awareness of the existence of your company is referred to as building brand awareness. Be Consistent. Consistency is one of the key brand awareness strategies.

2016 191

3 Tips for Being More Focused and Staying That Way

Dumb Little Man

How do I stay focused? Many people in today’s time are constantly looking for ways to stay focused. To find the “why ”, we have to look no further than the hundreds of distractions a person is faced with in day to day living.

2016 191

The 30 Day Notice…How to Quit a Job Without Hard Feelings

Dumb Little Man

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Four Ways to Help Your Guy Get A Clue About Romance

Dumb Little Man

Does it seem like you are always dropping hints to your guy for romantic getaways you’d like to go on or gifts you’d love to receive for your birthday? Then, when the big day rolls around, you can’t help but be a little disappointed to receive another turquoise necklace or an IOU for a night out.

2016 186

4 Ways To Overcome Depression Naturally

Dumb Little Man

Do you want to learn how to overcome depression naturally ? Depression is one of the prevalent issues humans are facing today. In spite of being so ubiquitous in today’s world, there is a lack of awareness on how to tackle this disorder.

2016 186

How to Find a Good Mechanic in the Age of Social Media

Dumb Little Man

Finding a skilled and reliable mechanic isn’t easy, and it can be stressful to be faced with a task of choosing someone you trust to fix only what’s broken, and at a reasonable price.

10 Ways to Enjoy a Zero-Waste Lifestyle

Dumb Little Man

Do you want to adopt a zero-waste lifestyle ? One quite popular New Year’s resolution that is shared among the masses is the reduction of one’s carbon footprint.

6 Important Things You Need To Know About Personal Loans

Dumb Little Man

If you’re in need of immediate cash and have a decent credit score, most banks and NBFCs will be willing to offer you a Personal Loan. Personal Loan eligibility varies from one lender to another and is based on your income, credit score, age, and financial stability.

2016 184