Tips In Choosing A Restaurant For A Romantic Date

Dumb Little Man

Are you needing tips in choosing a restaurant for a date ? You invite your partner to meet you at a hot new restaurant in town for a romantic date after work. You shell out $50 to park the car and then sprint to the restaurant which is 2 km away — uphill. The line for the restaurant is about 50 people long and extends upstairs and out of sight. You abandon the restaurant and grab noodles from a place down the street. Look at photos of the restaurant.

How to Cut Down Expenses While Living In A Big City

Dumb Little Man

For city-dwellers, high expenses come with the territory. A study conducted by Zillow and Care.com found that people living in cities paid $9,073 more on average for daily living expenses than people living in the suburbs of those same cities. See Also: How to Reduce Expenses When You Live In An Expensive City. So, how to cut down expenses? To get you started, here are a few tips for reducing your monthly expenses and eliminating wasteful spending.

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Reduce The Risk Of Employee Fraud

Small Business CEO

One of the easiest ways for employees to steal from a company is through the use of Expense Report Fraud. Expense report fraud can occur in many ways, but one of the most common forms is to cheat on lodging, meals, airfare and fuel expenses. Meals expenses are also easy to fudge.

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Waiting Tables Pays in the Experience Economy

Small Business Labs

The Wall Street Journal's Waiting Tables at Top-Tier Restaurants is New Career Path for Foodies  covers how waiting tables, at least at the growing number of expensive restaurants, has become an attractive career option. Key quote on compensation: Head waiters at top-tier restaurants can earn from $80,000 to as much as $150,000 a year including tips, according to industry executives. High end restaurants are a good example of this trend.

2014 151

12 Proven Ways to Make Friends at Work (Without Emptying Your Wallet)

Dumb Little Man

Or perhaps, you secretly wish you could join your colleagues each time they gather at that fancy restaurant nearby. If only that place wasn't so expensive! You're stuck eating lunch by yourself again. Perhaps this is exactly what you wanted. They must be having a great time. So you're here all by yourself. The office feels like one giant, empty place. While you slowly eat your food in silence, you start to wonder what your coworkers may be saying about you.

2013 217

The Best Foodie Cities In America You Should Totally Visit

Dumb Little Man

If you’re after a fine dining experience, the likes of Leah Chase and Susan Spicer both have highly rated restaurants in the city. For those of you that have a taste for the good living, San Francisco is home to heaps of Michelin-starred restaurants. If you instead fancy grabbing yourself a Burrito, then you’ll want to head over to Cancun restaurant.

2019 163

Best Money Management Tips For Students

Dumb Little Man

College isn’t that fun when it comes to expenses. Know which expenses are absolutely necessary and which ones you can postpone. It is going to be a tough choice but you need to be steadfast and prepare an expense chart, which you can diligently follow. College expenses can be quite arduous but that doesn’t mean you can forget about saving. Living in a leased apartment as a college student can be quite expensive. Curb travel expenses.

2018 152

Top 15 Small Business Ideas for 2020 You Should Consider

Dumb Little Man

Those who enjoy cooking or experimenting with delicacies usually dream of owning a restaurant. However, you need significant investment plans to build and nurture a restaurant. The task of a bookkeeper is to manage income and expenses. There’s a long list of small business ideas for 2020. If you wish to become an entrepreneur, then all you need is to pick the right one for you. Starting a business doesn’t always involve spending a huge sum of money.

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The Nadler Soho, London

Practically Perfect PA

The Nadler Soho is located just off Soho Square which is pretty much in the centre of London’s West End with its theatres, restaurants, bars and shops all within walking distance. Around these parts hotels are pretty expensive (sometimes unreasonably so) but The Nadler is what you would call a hidden gem. The hotel doesn’t have a bar or restaurant, which might be a deal breaker for some business travellers, but it does have a meeting space for up to 8 people.

2014 189

Can You Be Successful Without College?

Dumb Little Man

Some would even go so far as to consider it the most expensive piece of paper they own or even a pricey mark of conformity. Bill , covered not only the tuition but also living expenses and other costs totaling $4 billion between the years 1944-1949. Most Americans want more vacation time, more and improved technology, and even more frequent restaurant dinners. Unfortunately, these luxuries become more sparse as basic living expenses grow.

2019 196

How To Stay Safe and Prevent Theft While Traveling

Dumb Little Man

Most restaurants and stores abroad take credit cards. That can make it easier for you to track your expenses and make sure nothing is awry when you return. That way, they can take you to a much more expensive location where they receive a kickback.

2018 224

Food Trucks = Business Model Innovation

Small Business Labs

  And the response from brick and mortar restaurants is a classic example of how incumbent industry participants tend to respond - by using their political power to try and fend off the innovative new firms.   This is currently happening as brick and mortar restaurants realize food trucks aren't a fad, but potentially serious competition.  Brick and mortar restaurants have a powerful card to play - they pay a lot more local taxes than food trucks do.

2012 192

9 Unconventional Ways to Save Money

Dumb Little Man

Give Up Those Expensive Habits. This isn’t just expensive, but also bad for your health. Do you go out to have drinks, pay tickets to see a movie at the cinema or perhaps dine in a fine restaurant? If you want to save some money, it is time to cut down on those entertainment expenses. Are you looking for ways to save some money? Most of us do, but only a few people know how to really achieve this.

2019 166

How to rid the world of bottled water

Eco-Office Gals

Bottled water is at least 300 times more expensive than tap water. Look for restaurants that support the cause. Many restaurants now will only offer bottled water by request. Others, like, Mario Batali restaurants in New York and Las Vegas, have banned bottled water in its entirety. Bottleless water coolers use point of use, or POU, to eliminate the need for heavy, expensive 5-gallon bottles.

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Ten tips for organising a business trip to… Geneva

Practically Perfect PA

It is without doubt a beautiful city but boy is it expensive! Restaurants, hotels, transport – everything that you encounter on a trip is costly. There are lots of conventions, international events and business meetings taking place in the relatively small city so hotels do tend to be expensive and are fully booked most weeks.

2015 152

Swiss Luxury Apartments, Geneva

Practically Perfect PA

It is a lovely part of Geneva with lots of shops, restaurants and cafes nearby. The kitchen was fully stocked with everything you might need if you can’t quite face the expensive local restaurants and the fridge was thoughtfully stocked with fruit juices, water and fizzy drinks. Although a little pricy compared to other serviced apartments I have stayed in, Geneva is an expensive city and the Swiss Luxury Apartment offer a lot for the price.

2014 155

Ten tips for organising a business trip to… Houston

Practically Perfect PA

As you would expect there service levels are incredibly high particularly in restaurants, hotels and bars. For example, taxi fares are ridiculously expensive but saying that districts in Houston are miles apart and the traffic can be bad, particularly during rush hour. After many many years of booking business travel to Houston for my Executives I finally got to travel there myself in January 2014.

2014 149

7 Ways To Save Money While Traveling

Dumb Little Man

Paying for transportation, such as taxis and airfare, can get expensive when you are on a vacation. If you can save money on your travel fares, you’ll cut down your expenses substantially. It’s a mobile app that can help you locate restaurants, local hot spots and other shopping opportunities near your area when you’re traveling. Remember, when you save on airfare and travel expenses, you’ll enjoy your vacation a whole lot more.

2017 184

The ultimate app guide for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

This app is slightly expensive but worth paying for if your manager travels a lot. I use the website all the time, not just for planning travel but also for expenses, so it is helpful having the app on my phone. Tipping in restaurants around the world can be very confusing. You shake your phone and the app will suggest a restaurant in the area, you can also make a reservation using the app. When I read a good review I will add the restaurant to the app for future use.

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Money Saving Deals for Businesses: Get What You Need Without Breaking the Budget

Tips From T. Marie

Doing business can be expensive. One of the most expensive items a business could expect to incur used to be the purchase of software. For example, taking advantage of local restaurant coupons when entertaining clients or potential clients, or using an oil change coupon for the company car. From computers to apps, and everything in between, doing business costs money. Often, critical business needs are put on the back burner in order to stay on budget.

2018 101

A Quick Guide In Using Room Dividers In Small Spaces

Dumb Little Man

Portable dividers are less expensive than fixed systems because there’s no installation and building costs involved. These dividers can also be used in sports facilities, schools classrooms, entertainment facilities, restaurants, retail centers, and religious centers. In short, you can set them up based on factors like seating arrangements in a restaurant or meeting room to accommodate what you need.

2019 116

Why Blindly Following the Rules Is a Mistake

Eat Your Career

The other night, my parents and I hit a local restaurant for happy hour. How often do we follow the rules at the expense of something else, perhaps more important? In this instance, it was at the expense of exceptional customer service. Is that the restaurant’s primary concern? What rules do you blindly follow at the expense of more important things?

2011 172

The Dos and Don’ts of a First Date for Men

Dumb Little Man

See Also: Tips In Choosing A Restaurant For A Romantic Date. Making reservations at a fancy and expensive restaurant for a first date gives off the impression that you’re trying too hard and puts more pressure than necessary on the date. They say first impressions are everything and that is especially true when it comes to dating. Maybe you have no problem landing a first date with women.

2016 193

Take your boss’s business trip virtually

Practically Perfect PA

This app is slightly expensive but worth paying for if your manager travels a lot. Tipping in restaurants around the world can be very confusing. I use the website all the time, not just for planning travel but also for expenses, so it is helpful having the app on my phone. Tipping in restaurants around the world can be very confusing. According to a recent survey conducted by PA Life assistants spend at least 20% of their time organising travel.

2015 179

The Dos and Don’ts of a First Date for Men

Dumb Little Man

See Also: Tips In Choosing A Restaurant For A Romantic Date. Making reservations at a fancy and expensive restaurant for a first date gives off the impression that you’re trying too hard and puts more pressure than necessary on the date. They say first impressions are everything and that is especially true when it comes to dating. Maybe you have no problem landing a first date with women.

2016 187

Qbic Hotel, London

Practically Perfect PA

This is the most expensive room in the hotel and comes with the most amenities as well as being bigger than the other options. Lots of informal (and informal being the operative word) meetings were taking place in the restaurant while I stayed in the hotel. The restaurant area has a great atmosphere with lots of comfy sofas and chairs. Room service is not available however the restaurant serves food until 10pm and the bar snacks are available until 12pm.

2016 108

The Romantically Challenged Guy’s Guide to a Successful Valentine’s Day

Dumb Little Man

See Also: Tips In Choosing A Restaurant For A Romantic Date . Again, this doesn’t have to be extravagant or expensive. No matter what your significant other has said about Valentine’s Day, it’s still important to her. Whether you’ve been married for twenty years or just went on a few dates with someone, Valentine’s Day matters. Even men with the best of intentions need a little help sometimes with this love holiday.

2017 176

7 Benefits Of Using Google Ads

Dumb Little Man

These ads are crafted to drive foot traffic to a store, office or restaurant, instead of website traffic. For example, there is no cost for a business to create a Twitter or Facebook account and begin using it to market materials and connect with customers, just like there is no inherent expense when creating a blog post or building organic search rankings through SEO practices. Is Google Ads right for your business? Is it worth the investment?

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Day in the life: Torsten Maerz, PA at Deutsche Bank

Practically Perfect PA

Since my boss travels a lot, I take care of his travel expenses and supplier invoices. Around the corner from our office in Frankfurt we have a wonderful burger restaurant. Sometimes I enjoy an evening at the Zarges restaurant in Frankfurt – another place I can highly recommend. Today’s Day in the life: Torsten Maerz, PA at Deutsche Bank for Dr. Ulrich Stephan, Global Chief Investment Officer of Private & Commercial Clients in Frankfurt, Germany.

2017 151

A Guide to Marketing a New Hospitality Business

Small Business CEO

No matter what type of business you run, from a catering company or food truck to restaurant or bar, you need to promote yourself. And adding more expensive outgoings to an already long list is something every hospitality business can do without. From starting your own catering business to running a fully-fledged chain, the hospitality sector is notoriously tough.

2019 43

Great Apps for Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

This app is slightly more expensive but worth paying for if your manager travels a lot. You shake your phone and the app will suggest a restaurant in the area, you can also make a reservation using the app. This is great if your boss is travelling and doesn’t know the area very well, they can either look a restaurant up for themselves or you can recommend somewhere for them. This app allows me collect the address of all of those great restaurants in one place.

2012 189

The Lowell, New York City

Practically Perfect PA

No expense had been spared in the suites. As it was Sunday the restaurant was very busy catering for the New York Sunday brunch crowd. This is me arriving at The Lowell , New York City. It was freezing cold and I was actually wearing two coats. The doorman was lovely and didn’t mind carrying my bright pink suitcase. I was really excited about my stay at The Lowell because I had heard great things about the hotel – particularly from Goop, Gwentyh Paltrow’s blog.

2014 176

Go Green And Minimize Business Waste

Eco-Office Gals

Many businesses still believe that going green is too expensive or time-consuming, with the current economic climate adding to the notion that reduction of waste is not a priority. However, there are many simple ways a business can reduce their impact on the environment and it doesn’t necessarily have to involve drastic or expensive changes. As concerns over climate change and our impact on the environment increases, there has never been a better time to start going green.

2011 162

Yay or Nay: The Pros and Cons of Living in a Condo

Dumb Little Man

A swimming pool sounds like a fantastic addition to your home, but installing a pool is expensive. Most condos are in downtown areas, which means that it’s closer to other establishments like malls, supermarkets, and restaurants. People in the city live hectic lives.

2018 173

Great Apps for Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

This app is slightly more expensive but worth paying for if your manager travels a lot. You shake your phone and the app will suggest a restaurant in the area, you can also make a reservation using the app. This is great if your boss is travelling and doesn’t know the area very well, they can either look a restaurant up for themselves or you can recommend somewhere for them. This app allows me collect the address of all of those great restaurants in one place.

2012 181

Creative Ways to Make Extra Money - Online and Off

Dumb Little Man

He noticed that whenever he bought a pizza at his favorite restaurant, they would give him a free copy of their menu with his order. He was going to print all the menus for the restaurant (which were a couple thousand monthly) and give them to the owner for free.

2011 262

Editions, Istanbul

Practically Perfect PA

Once settled we went downstairs for a light lunch in one of the hotel’s restaurants, Cipriani’s. As you would expect the food was a little on the expensive side for what it was. The following morning we headed to the hotels buffet restaurant where we were greeted with a great selection of continental breakfast and hot options from the waiter service. Unsurprisingly for a hotel in Istanbul’s financial district the facade of the hotel is uninspiring on a busy main road.

2015 109

6 Effective Tricks to Make Your Apartment Look Bigger and Spacious

Dumb Little Man

It’s very convenient since it gives you easy access to shopping malls, department stores, restaurants, and most importantly, your workplace. As you work hard every day to defray your daily expenses and to save up for your future, you deserve an apartment that you can call your home. Living in an apartment unit isn’t new to everyone, especially those people living in the heart of the city.

2018 156

A day in the life: Rebecca-Monique Williams, Adaptive Lab

Practically Perfect PA

I manage his schedule and monitor his emails, as well as help organise some of his travel, company events, and client dinners, occasional research, expenses and ad hoc tasks – all the general PA duties. Then I’d get on with tasks on my to-do list (this could include things such as processing expenses, setting up meeting rooms, reorganising the office, ordering supplies, internal meetings, setting up new members of the team etc). What are the main aspects of your role?

2015 193

What Are Merchant Cash Advance “Double Fees”- and How Can You Avoid Them?

Small Business CEO

These types of loans are especially common for restaurants and retail stores. If such a business had a major expense they had to cover—whether for new equipment, inventory, or the like—they could apply for an MCA instead of a traditional bank loan. If your company does a considerable amount of its business in credit card and debit card sales, the chances are that you’ve already heard about merchant cash advances.

2016 57

10 Tips To Choosing The Best Gifts For Friends Who Have Everything

Dumb Little Man

Giving a gift like this doesn’t have to be expensive, and you can donate a little bit of your time, so they don’t have to scramble looking for a babysitter. Perhaps the gift you want to give your friend is more expensive than you can comfortably afford but you have your mind made up, and you’re going to get it for them. Maybe throw in a gift certificate to their favorite restaurant so they can have dinner and a show.

2018 139

Korean Valentine’s Year: 12 Romantic Celebrations Every 14th of the Month

Dumb Little Man

Men usually buy costlier and more expensive gifts like chocolates, jewelry, and other gifts that their partner likes. Couples go to the cafe and restaurants and spend quality time with each other. February 14 is a day for all lovers all across the globe. However, in Korea, the 14th of each month is very important for couples and lovers. Let’s find out all the special celebrations happening every 14th of the month and Korea’s Valentine’s Year.

2017 187

The 7 Biggest Mistakes That College Students Make

Dumb Little Man

Restaurants, movie theaters, clothing stores- there’s a good chance that you can receive a pretty nice discount from those places. Remember that this money is supposed to cover your expenses for the term. So many great things can happen in college. It’s essentially your launching pad. This is the time and place where you meet people, have your ideas and perceptions challenged, and get prepared for your next steps in life.

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