How the Holiday Season Can Help Your Career

On The Job

The holiday season is beginning to ramp up, and your thoughts may be consumed by Black Friday deals or how to make your nana's pecan pie. How about a "happy-holidays-and-I'd like- to-connect" message via LinkedIn?

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Is your holiday a working holiday?

The Small Business Blog

For many sole traders and entrepreneurs in micro businesses who read this blog, a holiday is not quite the same for them as their friends who work in a 9-5 office environment. Often by necessity, a self-employed person’s idea of a holiday has to involve work in some capacity. Even when they go away, there… Read the full article here: Is your holiday a working holiday? Business Trends holiday

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Shifting Gears In The Holiday Season

Office Dynamics

Are your Mondays getting harder and harder during the holiday season? If you’re like me, your weekends are packed with activity and flurry getting ready for the holidays and maybe just having fun with family and friends. Better yet, play holiday music while you dress.

10 Ways To Fight Holiday Depression

Dumb Little Man

If you’re a parent who’s been laid off at work and can barely pay this month’s rent, much less buy presents, the holiday may look pretty bleak. Here are a few ways to fight off the holiday blues. Communicating Fear Fun Happiness Health Holiday Lifehacks Stress

Top 5 Tips for Bank Holidays

The Small Business Blog

This weekend is another Bank Holiday weekend in the UK, but unfortunately many micro business owners and self-employed people are not able to enjoy the luxury of taking the workday off. Top 5 Tips bank holidays

5 Ways to Woo Her This Holiday Season

Dumb Little Man

Here are five tips to help you woo her this holiday season. Surprise her this holiday season by planning a date together. It’s so easy to make the holidays all about the kids. But why not teach your children when they are young that life—and holidays—aren’t always about them?

Reduce Stress By Avoiding The Holiday Blues

Dumb Little Man

The thought of the holidays approaching means different things to us all. But for many, the holidays are synonymous with family turmoil, burn out and dread. Brain Happiness Holiday How To Lifehacks Relationships Stress Here we are again.

How to Pick Best Villa Holidays for Families

Dumb Little Man

Here’s how you can ensure the best villa holidays for families no matter where you choose to vacation. No matter if you prefer to find a place inside a city or one that’s a bit more remote, you will want to keep your family safe and happy while on holiday. If you’re hoping for a beachfront villa, it will be a major disappointment to arrive at your holiday house to find your villa’s views obstructed by hotels. Holiday How To Travel

5 Seriously Easy Ways to Get Home Safe from Your Holiday Party

Dumb Little Man

Plan in advance how you’ll get home safely if you go out to drink this holiday season. If you’re worried about surge pricing around the holidays, consider a ride-share app specific to your city – these can often be cheaper. Don’t sacrifice your safety or your money this holiday season.

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3 Ways to Manage Stress During the Holidays

Office Dynamics

Remember: You’re in charge of your time – so don’t let it control you, even during the stressful holiday season. The post 3 Ways to Manage Stress During the Holidays appeared first on Office Dynamics. Christmas is only 3 weeks away.

The True Staycation: How to Holiday in your Home Town

Dumb Little Man

With the fluctuating currency market and uncertain climate, more holidaymakers are choosing to ‘staycation’ – taking a holiday in their home country. But how about taking your staycation one step further and actually taking a holiday in your home town? Of course you might be able to enjoy your staycation from your own home but a hotel gives you a week of freedom from making your bed, cleaning and completing household chores – the stuff we take for granted on holiday.

4 Ways to Avoid Overspending and Still Have a Happy Holiday

Dumb Little Man

The post 4 Ways to Avoid Overspending and Still Have a Happy Holiday appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Overspending at Christmas can be so easy to do and has happened to nearly all of us! Commercials suggest the perfect piece of jewelry to give her, the newest gadget to give him, and the latest toys for the kids.

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Can a Holiday Gift Affect Employee Performance? You Bet!

Dumb Little Man

These are some typical gifts that bosses give to their employees during the holiday season – gifts that are meaningless, disliked, and do nothing to endear that boss to his staff. The post Can a Holiday Gift Affect Employee Performance?

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10 Great Ways to Share with Others Over the Holidays

Dumb Little Man

Here are a few ways you can bring joy to the world this holiday. Fun Happiness Heros Holiday Relationships This is supposed to be the season of giving, but for too many of us, it’s just the time for eating too much, running up huge bills and general conspicuous consumption.

Last Minute Tips to Generate Business During the Holidays

Step It Up VA Coaching

Here are a few last-minute tips so your business doesn’t stall while you and everyone else — are enjoying the holidays. Put the word out in your ezine, blog, and social media, before you head out for the holidays. What better time than the holiday season to connect with people? You may not have time to create a new information product before the holidays, but you can bring back a favorite for a couple of weeks. by Donna Toothaker.

7 Ways to Stay Sane During the Holidays

On The Job

The list contains all the presents I have bought so far for Christmas, what I have left to buy and all the things I need to do before I take time off for the holidays. When you're facing the holiday season with more personal demands, that stress can grow.

5 Ways to Give Your Business a Merrier Holiday Season

Tips From T. Marie

Hiring holiday help is a common practice around the holidays, particularly for retailers. Did you know that any business can benefit from teaming up with a virtual services professional for the holiday season? If you’re wondering just how it might work for you and/or your business, check out the list below: Give them your client list and have them use a service like Send Out Cards to make sure they all get a holiday greeting from you.

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12 Great Holiday Shopping Apps That Can Save You Time and Money

Dumb Little Man

As though buying gifts for the holidays isn’t difficult enough, the shopping season is shorter than usual this year, with less than four weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Happiness Holiday Money Shopping

A Post Holiday Thank You!

Eco-Office Gals

I’ve been quiet over the holidays. Trying to keep up with work, holidays and life in general has been overwhelming. Robert was able to create what the client needed, on the heels of the holidays and he did a great job! Post from: Eco-Office Gals A Post Holiday Thank You!

5 Simple Ways to Survive the Holidays (And Avoid Post-Celebration Blues)

Dumb Little Man

Are you feeling overwhelmed yet by the onslaught of parties, present buying and organization required for the holiday season? Make sure to have at least half an hour alone-time every day during the holidays; no jobs, just relaxation. Holiday

How ultra-achiever entrepreneurs use the holidays to win

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

They get a serious head start by taking advantage of the holiday lull to reflect and plan ahead. Monday – December 21st – I’m releasing a comprehensive video training program you can use to guide your year-end planning over the holidays. .

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How to Have a Greener Holiday Season

Eco-Office Gals

It’s incredible just how much paper we use around the holidays. Whether you’ve baked a warm winter casserole for the family or thrown a holiday party for 20, you’ll have plenty of dishes to do this winter season. Many families will deck their halls with a holiday tree this winter.

Holiday Time Management Tip – Share the Workload

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Holiday Time Management Tip – Share the Workload appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. There’s nothing like a major holiday, such as Christmas , to ratchet up the pressure on your schedule. Holidays can add the expectation of the personal touch to all that happens.

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WordPress 3.5 is here and the happy dance holiday sale!

Eco-Office Gals

Just in time for the holidays WordPress has rolled out a shiny new version to unwrap. Happy Holidays! is here and the happy dance holiday sale!

3 Eco-Tourism All Inclusive Holidays for 2012

Eco-Office Gals

However, more and more eco-hotels are offering attractive, all inclusive holidays. Post from: Eco-Office Gals 3 Eco-Tourism All Inclusive Holidays for 2012. Eco-tourism continues to grow in popularity as awareness about finite resources continues to increase.

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Happy Holidays Message from Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics

We wish you a happy holiday and Happy New Year. your family this holiday season. As 2009 comes to a close, I wanted to thank all of you for supporting me and all the work I have been doing to help the administrative profession. All of us at OD treasure our relationships with each and every one of you. Thank you for all the wonderful, insightful and valuable information that you provided. this past year. It was because of your Administrative Excellence Series that I applied for.

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15 Easy-On-The-Waistline Holiday Eating Tips

Dumb Little Man

Holidays create a "perfect storm" for eating way too much. They combine some of the worst cues and triggers for overeating: family drama, too much food, tradition and ritual, stress eating, and the attitude of “why not – it’s the holidays.”

Business Writing: Holiday Greetings Made Easy

Business Writing

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Happy Holidays!

Small Business Labs

Happy Holidays to all from Small Business Labs.  See you next year.  

5 Ways Office Holiday Parties can Bring You Lawsuits

Small Business CEO

As we are now technically in the holiday season, it’s time to think about what many businesses are focusing on these days: Office holiday party. … Legal employment law office holiday party It’s party time!

3 Steps To Easily Organize A Productive Week (And Avoid Holiday-time Overwhelm)

Dumb Little Man

In those insanely busy, hectic times, don’t you wish you had something like a simple 3-step process to organize an effective and productive week? It is clear that when things are planned and organized, you can manage to do much more!

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The 2014 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide


If you''re interested in exploring the previous Productivityist Holiday Gift Guides, check them out by clicking on the links below: The 2012 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide. The 2013 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide.

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Digital Printing for your Paprless Needs: Holiday Gift Guide

Eco-Office Gals

I had the pleasure of working with Donna Maria of Indie Business Network on a 32 page Holiday Gift Guide. This catalog is a great way to support small businesses while buying high quality products for your loved ones this holiday season.

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Family Day Holiday

Ian's Messy Desk

Holidays Alberta Family Family Day Ontario SaskatchewanImage via Wikipedia. Today is Family Day in Alberta , Saskatchewan and Ontario. Yesterday, we had children, grand-children and friends over for a big family dinner.

Christmas Card Logo 2016 – holiday video

Andrea Kalli

Christmas Card Logo 2016 – holiday video. The post Christmas Card Logo 2016 – holiday video appeared first on Video Editing Service & Internet Marketing Virtual Assistant. Wintery scene, full moon, with Santa and reindeer flying across the sky. For pricing and to order – [link]. Andrea Kalli – Video Services – Editing and Marketing.

What Not to Forget During the Holidays

Men With Pens

The holidays are here. During the holidays, most freelancers let their business fall off the priority list. The holidays are the perfect time to work on improving your business! Right now, during the holidays, you’re not too busy.

Healthy Living: 12 Ways to Avoid Gaining Weight Over the Holidays

Dumb Little Man

For too many of us, the holiday season is an excuse to eat, drink and be merry. Food Happiness Health Holiday Lifehacks This month-long orgy of self-indulgence can leave us with regrets—and too-tight clothes—come January.

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4 Ways To Simplify Holiday Shopping (+ bonus)

Simple Productivity Blog

Holiday gift-giving can often involve throngs of people, stress and out-of-stock items. Today we look at how to simplify holiday shopping to make it easy. The post 4 Ways To Simplify Holiday Shopping (+ bonus) appeared first on Simple Productivity Blog.

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The 2013 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide


This year I decided to offer holiday shoppers a bit more time to explore possible gift ideas for the productivity enthusiast — aka the "productivityist" — in their lives.

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How Do You Like Your Holiday Cards?

Business Writing

Cathy wrote to me today, concerned about a possible change in how her team sends holiday greeting cards. In the past they have purchased holiday cards, addressed them to a mailing list of customers and other important people, had everyone. Email Etiquette Global Communication