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Starting a Work From Home Micro-Business has Different Rules & Requirements

Tips From T. Marie

On September 7 th , 2021 I will have run a work from home business for 14 years successfully. Over that time, I’ve discovered that although my little one-woman show gets categorized as a small business, that moniker doesn’t always fit or benefit my home office operation.

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How to Handle Things When You’ve Said Yes But Should Have Said No

Virtual Moxie

Rose scheduled an on-the-spot coaching session with me. When she called, she immediately shared that she was overwhelmed. As I listened to her, it became clear that she was overextended; she’d simply agreed to do to much for too many (her VA clients, friends, and groups she belonged to).

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Air Taxi Company Joby Went Public

Small Business Labs

The urban air mobility (buzzword alert) company Joby made its public markets debut last week.    As with many new public offerings, it was done via a SPAC. The company is developing a five-seat electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft, pictured below in-flight (click to enlarge).

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How to Deal with Employment Gaps in Your Resume

Eat Your Career

This video is an excerpt from a live Q&A session with Chrissy Scivicque, Career Coach & Corporate Trainer. The full video is available in the Career Success Library. A participant in our recent Q&A session asked: “CVs (or resumes) are often rejected by recruiters for having career gaps.

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15 Tips for Assistants on Staying Power

Office Dynamics

I am writing this blog on the eve of my 69th birthday! I wasn’t going to tell the hundreds of assistants who follow me that I was turning 69 (that sounds old). But then I decided, why not?

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Moxie Tip #7: Choosing Clients

Virtual Moxie

As a virtual assistant, you absolutely have the right to work only with clients you purposefully choose. If someone tells you that makes you sound entitled, let him/her know you are…entitled to every single possible good thing, including clients of your own choosing.

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Most Musicians Earn Little on the Music Streaming Site Spotify

Small Business Labs

The Rolling Stone article The Rosy ‘Creator Economy’ Is Music’s Biggest Lie discusses the dramatic lack of revenue for many artists involved in the creator economy. 

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A Manager’s Guide to Dismantling a Fear-Based Company Culture from the Inside Out


If you’re someone who works in a fear-based environment , you know the symptoms. Maybe your office has an anonymous suggestion box or 1-800 number for gathering feedback. You might witness high turnover, “in” and “out” groups, and even childish grudge-holding from senior leaders.

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5 Major Reasons Why Agency Recruiters Should Sign Up For Recruit CRM's ATS

Recruit CRM

There's no doubt in the fact that Recruit CRM has the power suit to help your recruitment agency grow by optimising the hiring process. From sourcing candidates, maintaining client and candidate relationships to resume parsing, we are doing it all for you.

Small Business Mobile Banking Use Varies by Generation

Small Business Labs

Barlow Research Associates A Generational Shift in Business Banking Behaviors Is Upon Us, and It's Not Just Among Your Millennial Customers covers the banking transaction channels used by small businesses by the age cohort of the owner.

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Ami-Chan, the doll with artificial intelligence that accompanies the elderly in confinement

Ami is designed to create her own personality, learn grandparents' names, and even remember their birthdays and the seasons of the year. Artificial Intelligence

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10 Phrases to Drop from Your Vocabulary


Researchers believe that the earliest spoken language was Mayan , which was around 7,000 years ago. Imagine, in 70 centuries, we’ve progressed to, “… and I was like, really ?”.

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Ep 128: Ask Me Anything – Imposter Syndrome, Feeling Unfulfilled, Non-Profit vs For-Profit, and High Pressure Situations

Go Burrows

In this Ask Me Anything episode of The Leader Assistant Podcast , I do my best to answer the following questions from assistants all over the world: Do you ever suffer from imposter syndrome?

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7 Tips to Flip Your Perspective and Improve All Your Relationships


Are you listening to your emotions? When we use our emotional intelligence we see and choose more clearly. Admin Communication

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How to Protect Your Money From Inflation in 2021

Cyclists and investors finally have something to talk about: inflation. Finance

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22 Ways to Practice Stillness Within Your Mind, Spirit and Body


This world is a hectic one. Technology only exacerbates the feeling that no matter how quickly we move, how much we accomplish, it’s never enough. To combat that, Ryan Holiday turned to the ancient Stoics.

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Simple Ways to Create a Work/Life Balance

The Assistant Room

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it so many changes, many of which occurred almost overnight. One of the largest that has impacted almost all of us has been remote working.

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How to Avoid Inefficiencies When Returning to Office Life

Small Business CEO

Many employees resist going back to work when there are talks of inefficiencies in the workplace. Problems with inefficiency at work lead to poor productivity, low morale, and forms part of a vicious cycle that can really affect performance.

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How to make TikToks?

This TikTok For Business course will teach you how to use the platform for your business. tiktok

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6 Books on Failure to Build Your Resilience


You can react one of two ways when confronted by failure. You may give up, or you can try again. Everyone will tell you, “Keep trying.”. But that advice rings hollow after defeat. If you have given something your all, maybe that’s all you’ve got. That is where resilience comes in.

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You’re NGMI

Brilliantly Better

If you’re a Gen Z, you probably knew exactly what the title is about, in the first millisecond after reading it. If you’re a millenial, you probably Googled it instantly, and in about 2 seconds you knew exactly what it means.

6 Ways to Encourage More User-Generated Content

Small Business CEO

Instagram and other social media platforms can be powerful tools to promote your small business. But that power lies not so much in what you post, but in what you can encourage others to post about you as part of these social communities.

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4 Lessons from Steve Jobs That Are Still Relevant 10 Years After His Death

Jobs' actions and words still help shape modern business practices and philosophy. Here are some of the more notable lessons you can learn from his life even now. Leadership

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11 Ways to Achieve True Work-Life Integration


Balancing work and life is never easy—you may find yourself struggling to know when or how to dedicate your attention to sometimes conflicting priorities.

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How To Talk To A Hypnotized Person – The Short, But Very Useful Guide

Brilliantly Better

Hypnosis is a very interesting state. You may already have a certain image of it in your mind, the one in which an illusionist is manipulating someone on a scene, for the entertainment of viewers.

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Six reasons to Put Social Media Icons on Your Business Cards

Small Business CEO

The business model of a company birthed and growing in the contemporary world is incomplete without incorporating social media in some way or the other. It has become an important part of every business setup, regardless of the industry and the scale they’re operating at.

4 Strategies Drake Taught Me About Branding and Business

Applying some of Drake's strategies to your brand can help you grow your business and influence. Branding

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3 Secrets to Selling with Social Media


This week’s guest on SUCCESS Line came in with a simple but persistent question: “How do I get people to buy my stuff?”. I talk to Mason, an entrepreneur who spent close to 20 years working in the music business, guiding artists through tours, contracts and sales.

Episode 384: Yvonne Heimann talks about ClickUp, Project Management and Patience


It’s personal building the right process for your business. ClickUp expert and business coach Yvonne Heimann shares how choosing the right tool will shift your business. This episode is sponsored by Canva Pro. It’s the easy-to-use design platform that has everything you need to design like a pro.

When Going Global, Don’t Forget These Critical Tools

Small Business CEO

There are plenty of good reasons to go global and take your business to the next level. Perhaps you have already saturated the local market. Perhaps You want to move your operations closer to where your products are manufactured. Perhaps you just want a new challenge.

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10 Questions to Ask if Your Reputation Is Attacked

Clearly understanding what's happening and carefully planning for a response ensures you'll move forward with focus. Reputation Management

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What Is the 10X Rule and How Can It Help You Achieve Your Biggest Goals?


We often allow others to define our own personal success. Is success the nice car, the work-life balance, or the loft in the city? Sometimes, even cultural definitions of success can lead to personal failure if we let others guide us.

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Days Of August

Brilliantly Better

Last year, this time around I was finishing Camino de Santiago (Camino de Sanabres), after 11 days and 380 km of walking. Most of these days were in the scorching hot plains of deep Spain, in Castilla Y Leon, and the rest in the rainy and foggy mountains of Galicia.

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How to Prepare Your Supply Chain for The Impact of The Coronavirus

Small Business CEO

In the current situation, when the situation with the coronavirus infection is changing so quickly: the growth of diseases is increasing and then falling, new strains appear almost every month; it is very difficult to control the supply chain and be ready to cope with all possible consequences.

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Why Social Media is Not the Key to Your Personal Brand

It's only one tool in your box. Social Media

What Is Blue Ocean Strategy?


Blue Ocean Strategy is a marketing approach developed by W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne, professors at INSEAD, a private university with locations around the world. Kim and Mauborgne published their ideas in their 2004 book, Blue Ocean Strategy.

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Being an Admin is not easy

Admin Awards

The post Being an Admin is not easy appeared first on Admin Awards. General

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