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Benefits of Handwriting: How Handwriting Can Boost Your Productivity

Dumb Little Man

Most people consider it to be a charming skill, but the vast majority still finds it obsolete and impractical in the 21st century. In the case of learning cursive writing , the brain develops functional specialization that integrates sensation, movement control, and thinking.

2019 235

How to Maximize Time with Your Children

Office Dynamics

I decided not to let the kids play with their video games, I turned off my cell phone (NOTHING was more important than my children – whoever it was could wait), and any other distractions. After school, they couldn’t wait to quiz me on information they had learned that day.

2018 154

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10 Amazing Business Ideas For Stay-At-Home Retirees

Dumb Little Man

It is known to reduce stress and boost self-esteem and cognitive functions. Just like knitting, crocheting is also an amazing activity for seniors who are skilled. Consulting is a great business for retirees who have learned a lot from their life lessons and previous jobs.

2017 221

7 Tips in Choosing Perfect Toys for Your Kids

Dumb Little Man

You can learn a lot about the products you plan to buy by seeing what others who have bought and used them have to say about it. If not, you’ll be doomed to listen to it blaring every single time you attempt to make a phone call. Things like water tables or block sets or even toy kitchens all provide an opportunity for your child to learn new things like colors, shapes, new words, even new languages.

2017 211

Confidence is key for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Having low self-esteem or confidence issues can be a real challenge in life, particularly in the office and particularly for assistants. Although not all of us are blessed with unwavering self-confidence (I certainly am not!) Here are my top three: Skills.

The Power of Volunteering

Dumb Little Man

There are thousands of potential opportunities that can allow you to share your skills and knowledge or learn something totally new. A survey of over 3,000 adults by the UnitedHealth Group found that of those people who had volunteered, 76% said that volunteering made them feel better and 94% stated that volunteering improved their mood and self-esteem. You can learn new skills. Soft skills are difficult to represent on your resume.

2017 174

5 Smart Tricks To Avoid Uncomfortable Situations

Dumb Little Man

It takes years of exposure to these situations, keen observations, quick unlearning and quicker learning and a dash of self-esteem to conquer these could-have-been awful moments. No life is complete without periodic doses of extremely uncomfortable situations or moments.

2016 195

Feeling Stressed at Work? Is it you? Is it them? (Information Overwhelm)

Office Dynamics

This type of stress is unnecessary and not only derails your day but negatively affects your self esteem. If you are on the phone a great deal, get a wireless headset. Do not cradle the phone between your shoulder and ear. Feeling Stressed at work? Is it you? Is it them?

2009 130

How To Start Building Confidence: A Story From A (Formerly) Fearful Guy

Dumb Little Man

If you are wondering how I started building confidence, here are a few lessons I learned along the way: Consider Your Mind A Dangerous Place You Never Go Alone. To cope with my fear, shame, guilt and poor self-esteem, I developed an addiction. Eventually, I learned the spiritual part of life had to come first. But, as I learned what worked, it became clear that serving others was the key. When I thought about my fear, I realized how self-focused it made me.

2017 155

88 Simple New Year’s Resolutions that Sneakily Change Your Life

Dumb Little Man

To the extent that a whole generation of people now thinks that no self-respecting guy would ever propose to a girl without a diamond ring. I will learn how to promote myself, without being boastful” Most people fall in two categories - they are either too boastful, or too shy.

2013 286

The Little Engine That Could.

Laughing all the Way to Work

Have you ever heard of negative and positive self talk ? I know that is easier said than done because low self esteem may be the roadblock. Don’t let self doubt take over. This is the time you need a lot of positive self talk.

2009 130

Will This Tough Job Market Change Generation Y?

On The Job

With their technology skills and great social networking abilities, GenY ( born roughly between 1980-2003) previously have found employers willing to meet their expectations. Like the rest of job hunters, Generation Y has found jobs can be tough to come by, even with their skills.

2009 130

When you suspect a co-worker has a substance abuse problem.

Laughing all the Way to Work

I thought she had the potential to be a great assistant except for her low self esteem and she would put herself down when she made a mistake. New South Wales Australia Time) Turning Soft Skills Into Tangible and Recognizable Skills That You Can (and Should) Bring to The Office Conference December 6/7, 2010, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia IQPC’s 8th Executive and Personal Assistant Summit is on again in 2010!

2009 100

Are You Interfering With Your Readers' Lives?

Men With Pens

Self-help manuals and do-it-yourself user guides. No, the self-help info-products I’m talking about are in fact more dangerous. From “How to SEO Your Blog Posts&# to “101 Copywriting Tips for the Beginner&# to psychology type e-books packaged as “user guides&# , we find self-help manuals aplenty out there. Take psychology-style self-help books as an example, arguably the single most destructive e-book on the internet today.

2010 46