Tue.May 18, 2021

The Ownership Mindset: An Essential Ingredient for Career Success

Eat Your Career

“Your company owns your job. You own your career.” Earl Nightingale. In my training programs, I cite the above quote more than any other…and for good reason!

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How To Avoid Being Catfished

Dumb Little Man

Being in love feels wonderful. But what isn’t as wonderful is finding out that that feeling is being used to manipulate you for financial gain. That, unfortunately, is an all-too-common occurrence when it comes to meeting and getting to know a potential romance online.

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Led by Retail, The Surge in New Business Applications Continues

Small Business Labs

The new business application surge, which started last summer , continued in April, with about 488,000 applications submitted.      This data comes from the U.S. Census' Business Formation Statistics and based on IRS Employment Identification Numbers (EIN) applications.  

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Podcast Episode 47: The Zeigarnick Effect And Open Loops

Simple Productivity Blog

Today we're going to talk about how just putting your open loops - your unfinished objects - into a trusted system isn't good enough. We'll look at the Zeigarnik effect and how this can get in the way of focusing on what your are doing.

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Smiles

Exceptional EA

A thought for your day, with my good wishes to all … What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. Peter Drucker.

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Awkward and Untoward

Daily Writing Tips

Both these adjectives are in frequent use on the web: awkward : about 163,000,000 hits in a Google search. untoward : about 5,290,000. Language, as the media illustrates daily, can be used to illuminate or obscure ideas. The purpose of adjectives is to make writing more vivid.

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6 Benefits of Hiring Students For Your First Startup

Small Business CEO

The first startup of any business person is associated with risks. People are afraid to do something wrong or not see the proper response from the target audience. But the biggest fears come from hiring employees.

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How to Protect a Work Vehicle from COVID-19 Spread

Small Business CEO

Protecting yourself from the virus that shook up the entire world is tough. It gets more challenging when you are working and have to interact with people.

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Nearly Missing It

Brilliantly Better

I almost missed yesterday’s post. As you probably know, I started a 365 days writing challenge at the beginning of the year. The goal is to publish an article every day of 2021, until it ends.

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Important Things To Consider When Purchasing Business Insurance

Small Business CEO

Because every business owner needs to manage risk, whether getting a startup idea off the ground, growing a small business, or managing a renowned brand, business insurance is undeniably essential for all businesses.

The best career path isn't always a straight line | Sarah Ellis and Helen Tupper

TED Talks

Conventional wisdom frames the ideal career path as a linear one -- a ladder to be climbed with a single-minded focus to get to the top.

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The Pros and Cons of Using Recruiting Scripts

Small Business CEO

One of the most important skills of a recruiter, no matter the industry, is knowing what to say. This can spell the difference between an interested, engaged candidate and a reluctant one.

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The best career path isn't always a straight line | Sarah Ellis, Helen Tupper

TED Talks

Conventional wisdom frames the ideal career path as a linear one -- a ladder to be climbed with a single-minded focus to get to the top.

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The Best Apps for 5 Essential Small Business Functions

Small Business CEO

Smartphones are perhaps one of the most important tools a small business owner has. Thanks to the power of technology, you can now access and manage pretty much every aspect of your business via a tap on your phone. Source. Running a business is hard, and you need all the help you can get.

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