Learn English with Alexa Skills: Writing, Grammar and Vocabulary

Daily Writing Tips

The Magoosh Vocabulary builder is designed to help you learn new words by asking you questions and offering multiple choice answers. It includes definitions, spellings, plus sample sentences. in real life, but it can still be fun to learn them. Have you got an Amazon Echo?

2019 75

Product/Program Promotion: Problems & Profits - Launching Lessons Learned Interview Dr. Venus Opal Reese Live Event Launch

Productive & Organized

Introducing Product/Program Promotion: Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned.    Thank you for your willingness to share some of your mistakes and lessons learned so that others could benefit! Any big lessons learned?

2013 249

Learn the Forms of “drink,” Please!

Daily Writing Tips

Posts By Email Grab The RSS Home Archives About Contact Tests Book Learn the Forms of “drink,&# Please! 18 Responses to “Learn the Forms of “drink,&# Please!&#

Forms 71

100+ Ways to Write a Great Resume Cover Letter

Dumb Little Man

This blog has several solid samples, including e-mail letters. This includes another 30+ samples of cover letters with specific samples for a handful of positions. See Also: What I Learned From Reading 1,000 Resumes.

Video Marketing Techniques to Convert Viewers Into Buyers

Andrea Kalli

Take a look at some of these tips to learn how to transform idle viewers into actively engaged buyers. Using music or audio samples in your video marketing can transform the lackluster into a blockbuster.

2010 201

5 Reasons Why You Need to Stop Taking Life Seriously

Dumb Little Man

And on and on… The point here is simple and quick: Stop judging other people’s journeys when you’ve never sampled their footwear. Do not accept the sustenance proffered without sampling the fare. If the menu is unpalatable, learn to cook for yourself.”.

2019 246

5 Best Wine Regions To Visit Before You Die

Dumb Little Man

Not only do you get the opportunity to sample and learn about some of the finest wines in the world, but you also get to explore the beautiful regions they exist in. There are a number of tours there that allow you to explore two to three cellars per day and sample many fine wines. Yering Station Winery, a 43,000-acre vineyard, is only an hour away from the city, making it the ideal place to sample some fine red wines.

2018 149

11 Tips On How To Write A Good College Paper

Dumb Little Man

They’ll want to learn more, so they’ll keep reading. Founded by a journalist and high school English teacher, the site offers tools like brainstorming sessions, writing tips, topic ideas, sample essays, and much more.

2019 242

7 Steps to Better Note Taking

Ian's Messy Desk

One of the sample maps included with the software was an outline of steps to taking better notes. takes time to learn. Image via Wikipedia. When I first started playing around with computerized mind mapping, I used an early offering from MindJet called, Smart Mind (I believe).

2011 174

Craigslist Code Words: Do You Know What They Really Mean?

Dumb Little Man

French Lesson – Agreeing to this won’t make you learn new language. Cranked – If somebody wishes to get cranked, it means they want to sample a rainbow of narcotics that will have them bouncing off the walls like demented fruit bats.

2018 242

Good Practices for A Successful Dropshipping Business In 2019

Dumb Little Man

The pixel learns and, in time, finding the same niche customer became easier. Being the main interlocutor, they take responsibility for shipping delays, checking the quality, and shipping samples.

2019 164

Communicating In Style, With Style

Office Dynamics

Here is a small sampling of the characteristics of each color. Learning about and understanding, if someone has a preferred style, is very powerful. The word communicate is derived from the Latin word, communis , meaning commonness.

2019 213

AZVAs the Podcast Episode 7: Your Best Self

Loosely Speaking

Visit Lisa’s blog ( www.simplybeyoutiful.blogspot.com/ ) and Facebook page www.facebook.com/pages/Simply-Be-YOU-tiful/175549179382 to learn more about her businesses. Lisa will send you samples of Be-YOU! Lisa will send you samples of Be-YOU!

2010 170

A day in the life: Claudia Ferreres, PA to Albert Adrià

Practically Perfect PA

The good thing of this job is the fact that it is very diverse, so I always have things to learn, challenges to overcome and goals to achieve. What are the main aspects of your role?

2015 284

How To Make The Gig Economy Work For You

Dumb Little Man

Here are a few examples: Maintain a current portfolio so you aren’t scrambling to put together work samples when a potential client asks. Learn more about the rise of the gig economy from this infographic !

2017 215

How I Get My (Blog) Ideas

The Marq

I have to at least bring back what I’m learning in each block of time and make some notes or actually write an article. This requires being curious about a lot of unrelated things and using various resources to learn about them. What am I learning that’s worth recommending and why?

2019 52

This Easy List-Building Tweak Has Boosted My Newsletter Opt-In Rate 345 Percent

The Solopreneur Life

And if you’re like me, you’ll want to kick yourself when you learn how small the tweak is. Six weeks is a very small sample size, but I have every reason to believe the increase is not a fluke. S ix weeks ago I made an easy list-building tweak.

2015 182

Cooking is more than just cooking

Professional Assistant Blog

One of the most interesting things I’ve learned—cooking is a lot like writing. Everyone can sample their favorites and mix the various flavors they enjoy. These are just things I’m learning, things that make home cooking enjoyable and interesting from day to day.

2016 130

Be An Unforgettable Speaker – Organization Techniques That Make You Easy to Work With

Productive & Organized

Audio/visual checklist, Press release samples, Intros and outtros. Sample tweets and facebook updates promoting you.   You can learn more about participating by going here: [link

2011 246

Communication Productivity Tip: Don't Make People Search for You.

Productive & Organized

  This is the back of my card as a sample of what I mean: Creating Your Online Business Card An online business card is one site that lists all of your connection points online.  The QR Code is the black and white funky looking square in the lower right of the sample picture below.)

2010 252

Blog Posts That Go Viral: Here’s Your Perpetual Source for Fresh, Tested Ideas

The Solopreneur Life

Here’s a sample of cover headlines from two recent Golf Magazine issues. Scoring Secrets: Learn Lefty’s 5 Easy Moves to Shoot Your Lowest Rounds Ever. Conversion Secrets: Learn His 5 Easy Moves to Get Your Best Conversion Rates Ever.

2014 152

AZVAs Podcast 5: Building Relationships with other Small Businesses

Loosely Speaking

Tara and I learned a LOT from this interview about considerations we should all realize when we are using the space, electricity, and wifi at cafes, coffeehouses, and restaurants for business purposes. July 2010 Podcast Program Notes. To listen, scroll to the bottom of this post.

2010 172

How to pick great food for your next event

Practically Perfect PA

There are loads of great articles which detail why including brain food in your event catering will help your delegate’s learning. You should always sample the menu before confirming your catering order. I’ve organised a lot of events.

2014 191

5 Best Ways to Use Technology To Land Your Dream Job

Dumb Little Man

Just be sure to pick a template that speaks your personality, be concise and make it easy to find links to your work samples. Learning the most common interview questions from blogs and online communities is a step towards the right direction. Looking to move on from your dead-end job? Are you struggling to even land an interview? The modern corporate world is so brutally competitive that you don’t even need a job to be severely stressed. “We’ll We’ll be in touch.”

2017 158

The Productivityist Podcast: The Inner Game of Productivity with Alan Brown


We chatted about his experience in overcoming a learning disability and addiction, how he catapulted himself from an average ad executive to a successful entrepreneur, and how brain hacks played an important part in all these. Alan’s low-bandwidth but high-impact sampling of brain hacks that will help you maximize your productivity (25:31).

2017 62

Grammar-Checking Software Is Soft on Grammar Errors

Daily Writing Tips

Here are my brief reports about the software I sampled. Worse, there were several real grammatical and syntactical errors in the site’s introductory text (which I used as a test sample for this and the other sites); the grammar-checking tool found none of them.

2013 107

Assistants! Get the most out of attending an event

Practically Perfect PA

Having attended quite a few events on my own in the past having someone there did make it easier to stop and look at the stands, enjoy the presentations, sample the food and chat with other attendees. Well you have to learn something!

2013 221

Great Tool for Sharing Your Voice with Others

Productive & Organized

  Here is a sample for you.  Steph, I'm Not Fond of Learning New Technology. Over the years, I've found a number of tools and services that I've incorporated into my business that really help me get my message "out there" and run my.

2012 224

The True Staycation: How to Holiday in your Home Town

Dumb Little Man

Take the time to visit a couple during your staycation to sample the arts culture in your local community. Whether it’s drawing, baking, photography or wine tasting, it’s fun to learn something new while you are on holiday. With the fluctuating currency market and uncertain climate, more holidaymakers are choosing to ‘staycation’ – taking a holiday in their home country.

7 Convincing Reasons for Working as a Freelancer

Dumb Little Man

If you have a skill that’s suitable for a freelancing career, then you won’t have to learn anything new. However, you can always feature samples of your work. Freelancing offers a whole new world of opportunities.

2016 207

What Should My Solo-Business Blog Be About?

The Solopreneur Life

What lessons have you learned since you began? Benefits to your business: Presenting ongoing samples of your work shows potential clients or customers exactly what you can offer. T his is a guest post written by Dana Sitar, who is a freelance journalist and indie author. Dana Sitar.

2012 232

The Marketing Gambit That Saved the Rolling Stones—and Can Work For You, Too

The Solopreneur Life

When I began reading “Life,&# I knew there would be a lot of marketing lessons to be learned. One thing I’ve done over the years, for example, is send a fully-thought-out sample to a prospective client, demonstrating how I would solve their problem. Related posts: 9 Lessons Solopreneurs Can Learn From a Labrador Retriever Named Jazz. I ’m ashamed to admit that last weekend I began reading the new Keith Richards autobiography, “Life.&# Why ashamed?

2011 130

Creative Thinking Administrative Professional

Office Dynamics

We hold this blog-a-thon each April and the goal is to make assistants aware of the resources available to them and build a community of administrative assistant and executive assistants who want to learn and grow and flourish in their career of choice! Welcome to the Who Took My Pen. Again?

QR is here, are you ready?

Office Dynamics

Here is what I learned. We've included a sample here for you to practice scanning once you have downloaded your own QR scanner. Have you been noticing these little black and white squares everywhere? I had some knowledge about them but I had not really thought much about what they could do for me. Until recently. I read an article in our Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce magazine "Are you QR-Ready?" QR stands for "quick response.".

2012 102

Invest in Interpersonal Skills Development is Important but Few Plan to Invest in Them

Office Dynamics

It was conducted by an independent research firm and is based on interviews with more than 2,100 CFOs from a stratified random sample of companies in more than 20 of the largest U.S. Messmer added, "It''s a misperception that soft skills can''t be learned or honed.

2013 179

Keys to Get More Traffic by Sharing Powerful Testimonials

Productive & Organized

  What were your results after applying what you learned?  Take a look at the sample testimonies that I share below.  So, you want to get your message out, grow your list of people that are interested in hearing what you have to say, right?  

2013 221

Why Self-Help Can Become an Addictive Trap

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

Instead of hooking onto one particular school of thought, guru or even book I always sample from a whole range. I love personal development, but it kinda poisons our minds.

2013 109

Love, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Sandy, and a Heck of a Deal!

Virtual Moxie

learn from. Need a sample of what we teach? Last week, before Mother Nature got angry, I came back from my anniversary trip (we celebrated 22 years!) so full of love--for my DH, my life, and the work I get to do from wherever I am in the world, that I created a love-filled promo on the AssistU Virtual Mentoring Program.

2012 144

The Productivityist Podcast: Alignment and Automation with Mridu Parikh


A big fan of simplicity, we talked about introducing and learning productivity processes and systems, the methods she employs to make sure that these become habits, and how doing these alleviate stress and results in clarity and growth for individuals and teams. Here are just a few of the things you’ll learn about in this episode: How she reveres simplicity as the easiest way to introduce a process, and the importance of writing things down (2:19).

2017 46

The twenty minute ritual that accelerates growth and unlocks epic product-market fit 

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

He enrolls them in the process of learning itself. The barista at that coffee shop will – if he’s smart – pour you a tiny sample of pour-over from those artisanal shade-grown beans they’re trialling. Twenty minutes per day is all it takes to achieve epic product market fit. . It’ll pour jet fuel into your new business. You’ll supercharge growth. You’ll laser lock on to the precise product strategy that guarantees effortless customer acquisition.

2018 55

How to Hustle Your Way To Freelance Success

Men With Pens

No problem: Spend time preparing sample works for your portfolio and show them off through social media. Don’t have good samples? Unless you’re a pro at cold-calling, you’re going to want to learn how to network the right way.

2012 88

Main Verbs and Simple Sentences

Daily Writing Tips

students used to learn in school have slipped into a twilight of things vaguely understood but still sometimes wondered about. In the sample sentence, dropping introduces a participial phrase: dropping them back in the boxes. Many grammatical concepts that U.S.

2013 93

The Solopreneur Life “Friday Bits” #21

The Solopreneur Life

Here’s a sampling of the great stuff at Pelfusion: • 30 Twitter Tools For Managing Followers. • Learn how you can be part of The Solopreneur Life affiliate program.

2010 175