2014

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5 Things to Remember in a New Job

On The Job

As the economy improves, many people are starting new jobs and learning how to work for a new company and a new boss. Never badmouth a former employer.

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Solopreneurs Generated $1 Trillion in Revenue in 2012

Small Business Labs

The U.S. Census recently reported that the number of U.S. nonemployer businesses reached 22.7 million in 2012. from 2011.

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Six reasons every assistant should be using a corporate taxi service

Practically Perfect PA

A few years ago I was travelling with my boss to a number of appointments around London. It was February and it had just started to snow. Black Cabs.

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Participate in The Solopreneur Life 2014 End-of-Year Survey

The Solopreneur Life

You’re invited to participate in the The Solopreneur Life 2014 End-of-Year Survey! The survey is open through Friday, December 19.

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Five Myth-busting Facts About Starting Your Own Business

Dumb Little Man

There was an interesting statistic recently on inc.com. However, only a small portion of that number will ever succeed in making their dream a reality.

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How to Write the Opening Sentence

Business Writing

Any tips on that?" The first sentence can be the trickiest one. Frequently Asked Questions How to Write _ Teaching Business Writing Writing Tips

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The 3 Stages of a Successful Launch Campaign

Office Organization Success

What is a launch campaign? Make sure you’re solving a problem that your target market wants solved! You’ll be well on your way to a successful launch.

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How to be an Effective Employee

Ian's Messy Desk

The post How to be an Effective Employee appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Communicate positively and co-operate with others. Be productive.

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How Veterans Can Find a Job in the Private Sector

On The Job

I originally wrote this story a couple of years ago, but it''s still valuable advice for vets. There are a lot of opportunities out there," he says.

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Most Small Businesses are Started with Less than $10,000

Small Business Labs

Intuit recently did a survey of small business owners. consistently show most of these solopreneurs spend even less. Freelance Independent workers

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Networking – it doesn’t have to be a chore!

Practically Perfect PA

Networking can be a scary word can’t it? I now realise that these events had huge networking opportunities which I failed to appreciate.

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How to Take the First Step Toward Building New Business Relationships

The Solopreneur Life

and Larry Keltto. Relationships are the foundation for marketing your solo business. To take the initiative, you must be […].

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6 Uncommon Lessons About Success and Happiness from Theodore Roosevelt

Dumb Little Man

The Internet is in love with Theodore Roosevelt. And that’s just a taste of what he accomplished. But what lessons have we learned from him?

2014 155

Online Invoicing App CurdBee To Shutdown As Users Move To Hiveage.com

The Small Business Blog

Business PR invoicing press release

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Honored “Best Book” In Best of The Best Office Products and Services

Office Dynamics

Redwood City, California (PRWEB) September 18, 2014. Smead. Best Staplers. Swingline. Best Pens. Pilot. Best Label/Label Makers. Avery (for labels).

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Simple Productivity: 7 Day Productivity Plan (Infographic)

Simple Productivity Blog

It doesn''t get much simpler than this: a 7 day productivity plan, bringing together the best advice in productivity.

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7 Business Writing Truths for College Grads

Business Writing

Writing that succeeds in college often fails in business. That is because professors, thesis advisors, and instructors want one style of writing.

2014 84

How to Fall In Love With Your Job (Again)

Eat Your Career

It’s that time of year again where love is in the air. Why do I say “again”? It felt exciting to get up and go to work. Keep a Kudos Log. Relish them!

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12 Tips to Improve Your Stage Presence

Ian's Messy Desk

The post 12 Tips to Improve Your Stage Presence appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. When speaking in front of an audience , these tips will help you communicate more effectively on stage: Consciously lift your eyebrows. It will immediately brighten your face. Smile. A lot. Channel your nervousness into your diaphragm. Enunciate your consonants.

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How a Virtual Assistant Can Save Your Sanity

On The Job

We need help. Human help. Enter the virtual assistant. Entrepreneur Cheryl Yeoh writes that she tried a virtual assistant for a week. Who to hire?

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Coworking Forecast: 1 Million Coworkers in 2018

Small Business Labs

We released our 2014 to 2018 global coworking forecast last week at the Global Coworking Unconference Conference (GCUC) in Kansas City.

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The ultimate guide to diary management

Practically Perfect PA

Juggling our boss’s time is a complex operation. Diary Management fundamentals. Practical tips for diary Management. It can look messy.

2014 112

Can You Guess the 2 Most Powerful Words in Advertising?

The Solopreneur Life

J ohn Caples was a legendary ad executive and copywriter. Legendary ad executive and copywriter John Caples. He died in 1990. Your: 14. How: 12.

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5 Life Lessons Learned From The World Cup

Dumb Little Man

Sports metaphors for life are a bit cliche, and there wouldn’t be so many of them if there wasn’t something to it. Though […]. Goals Success

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Four Lessons You Can Learn about Personal Effectiveness from the Ryder Cup

The Small Business Blog

Firstly: if you don’t know about the Ryder Cup it is a biannual golf match played between the professional golfers of Europe and those of the USA.

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Career Goals: Safe In The Harbor Or Setting Sail?

Office Dynamics

Safe In The Harbor Or Setting Sail? Guest Post by Debbie Gross, CEA to CEO, John Chambers, Cisco Systems. . What are your career aspirations?

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Debunking The Myth of the 2 Minute Rule

Simple Productivity Blog

One of the standard pieces of productivity advice is "if it will take you less than two minutes to do the task, do it now." Productivity

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The Psychological Effects of Cleanliness in the Workplace

Eco-Office Gals

The physical and psychological effects of an unhygienic workplace can be debilitating for staff and visitors. Sensory stimulation. Low Morale.

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Don't Chip Away at Your Credibility

Business Writing

The other day I had lunch with an old friend at a restaurant. We both ordered tea, and our tea came in ceramic teapots.

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3 Ways to Generate Cash Flow … Fast!

Office Organization Success

However, with a bit of forward planning, you can sail through the summer months with very little dips in your revenue. c) 2014 Tracey Lawton.

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Is "You're Overqualified" an Excuse?

On The Job

There is good news and bad news about the job market. First, the good news: Employers are hiring more people, and for better-paying positions. Baloney.

2014 83

Top 10 Small Business Trends for 2015

Small Business Labs

Top 10 Small Business Trends for 2015. Below is our 8 th annual Top 10 Small Business Trends List. Click here to see last year’s list and for links to the lists from prior years.    2015 Technology Trends. The ongoing technology platform shifts to Cloud and Mobile Computing will continue as long term drivers of change in 2015.   2.

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How to succeed as an assistant

Practically Perfect PA

Do you find more and more is demanded of executives and senior managers’ time? So what can you do to ensure you have success in your career?

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To Make Copywriting Easy, Start With a Fact Sheet

The Solopreneur Life

T he late Gary Halbert was a copywriter who lives on in his books and in the newsletters he wrote for subscribers. Schlitz quickly went from No.

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