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What Is Extended Reality?

Dumb Little Man

Extended reality (XR) meshes all immersive technologies together, including virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR). In its final product, XR is capable of making users feel they’re inside of its simulations, making them eager for more experiences.

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Armchair Digital Nomads Hitting the Road

Small Business Labs

"Armchair digital nomads" is the term we use to describe the millions of Americans who aren’t currently digital nomads but tell us in surveys they plan on becoming one.  

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Top 4 Timeless Skills for Assistants

Office Dynamics

In an ever-changing world consumed by apps, devices, and software, some administrative assistants think that their experience can be measured by their technical savvy.

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Organize Your Workspace with 7 Strategies

Simple Productivity Blog

If you had to show a photo of your workspace right now, would you be comfortable? You, like most people, probably need to have a session to organize your workspace before you could show it off. We recently had a "show your workspace" thread come up for my company.

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How Adult Daycare Is Fighting The Loneliness Problem

Dumb Little Man

Would it surprise you to learn that chronic loneliness can decrease your lifespan as much as 26%? That works out to two decades less to live your life, which is a bigger decrease than alcoholism or obesity.

2020 214

Uber's Third Way for Independent Contractors

Small Business Labs

Uber's 18-page report, A First Step Toward A New Model For Independent Platform Work , outlines their proposal for improving the financial security of independent contractors, especially Uber drivers. 

2020 161

Survey Reveals What Hiring Managers Want Now

On The Job

It's always a good idea to know what's on the minds of hiring managers. That way, you can address the issues they think are important in your resume and cover letter, and speak knowledgeably about the issues that garner their interest.

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Saving Tips for Millennials: How to Create a Personal Financial Plan for the Future

Dumb Little Man

For Millennials, financial obligations are more overwhelming than they were for both Generation X and Baby Boomers before them. This shouldn’t come as a surprise since this generation arguably has faced more economic uncertainty than any generation since those who lived during the Great Depression.

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What You Need to Do for Better Productivity in the Home Office

Productivityist

If, like a lot of people, you have been spending a lot more time working from home lately, then you might have noticed that staying productive in your own space isn’t as easy as it might initially seem. (As

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The Weaknesses That Cyber Security Hackers Prey Upon

Small Business CEO

Are you worried that you may get hacked by malicious opportunists online? Do you want to keep your digital information close to you and out of reach of hackers? Do you want to know what makes you vulnerable to hackers?

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What to do when everything feels broken | Daniel Alexander Jones

TED Talks

"Some call me a soul sonic superstar," says Jomama Jones, the alter ego of TED Fellow and theater artist Daniel Alexander Jones. In this stunning talk and performance, Jomama Jones invites us to consider how coming undone can be the first step toward transformation.

2020 83

How The Biggest Gamblers Became Rich

Dumb Little Man

Casino culture has a term for non-professional big-time gamblers who spend shocking amounts of money at the tables. These are known as high rollers or whales. These fabulously wealthy players are some of the biggest gamblers in the world but whose fortunes were made with different kinds of wagers.

2020 171

The ONE Thing You Must Have To Be Indispensable

My EA Career

One hundred and eleven episodes ago and what feels a LONG… LONG…LONG time ago I started a podcast called Being Indispensable. I was a novice at podcasting. A proverbial babe in the podcasting woods but I was so eager to learn. The same could be said for the job I was doing at the time.

2020 52

Staying Motivated When You Work from Home

Small Business CEO

Working from home certainly has its benefits; however, it’s not easy. In order to make money and keep up a solid reputation, you need to be able to stay motivated.

2020 83

Why rumors about vaccines spread -- and how to rebuild trust | Heidi Larson

TED Talks

Why do people distrust vaccines? Anthropologist Heidi Larson explores how medical rumors originate, spread and fuel resistance to vaccines worldwide.

2020 83

Soulmates: Truth or Fiction?

Dumb Little Man

The idea of having a perfect partner has been skimming around since the dawn of time. Most of us are affected by this thought, either consciously or subconsciously. They say there’s one individual out there who is bound to be your other half. Before we answer the “Is a soulmate real or not?”

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Episode 328: Being Brutally Honest with Peter Kozodoy

Productivityist

Today’s guest, Peter Kozodoy , has seen time and again how much transparency and honesty in our work and personal lives lead to lasting results. Peter is an Inc. 5000 entrepreneur, keynote speaker, and author of Honest to Greatness. This episode is sponsored by Fundrise.

2020 52

Proof of Income: How to Use a Paystub and More to Buy A Home

Small Business CEO

Buying a house is a big step. It puts you on the property ladder, grants you rights you didn’t have as a tenant, and gives you a place to call home. In 2019, the median house price in the U.S. was $279,600.

2020 83

What silence can teach you about sound | Dallas Taylor

TED Talks

What can you hear in silence?

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5 Places in New Zealand for a Thrilling Casino Trip

Dumb Little Man

Even though it may be one of the more remote countries in the world, New Zealand is also one of the most highly visited. In fact, tourism is its biggest industry by a considerable margin, bringing in a total revenue of over $40 billion a year and employing over 14% of the population.

2020 162

How to Prepare Candidates for Job Interviews?

Recruit CRM

(This is part of a series of articles on becoming a Recruitment Entrepreneur. These articles are meant for first-time recruitment entrepreneurs and the more experienced recruiters may find some parts elementary. I shall start dwelling deeper into each aspect once we get done with the basics.

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Unmistakable Signs You’ve Chosen the Wrong Degree

Small Business CEO

University life is not always as careless and full of parties as it is shown in Hollywood movies. Very often, a way to earn a degree lies through sleepless nights, hours spent in libraries, an immense amount of hard work and stress.

2020 82

How to build a resilient future using ancient wisdom | Julia Watson

TED Talks

In her global exploration of Indigenous design systems, architect Julia Watson researches enduring innovations that could help us counter the challenges of climate change.

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The Ethics of Marketing to Children and Teens

Dumb Little Man

Before the advent of the Internet, most children spent their time playing outside and watching television. While watching their favorite cartoons, they would be bombarded by various commercials.

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How to Write an Effective Email Subject Line

Jen Lawrence

Over my 15+ years as an administrative professional and project manager, I found one tool to be indispensable for getting the answers I need and crossing things off my list. And that is… using the email subject line.

2020 52

7 Proven Ways to Generate Quality Leads For Your Business

Small Business CEO

Have you ever wondered why most promising businesses with great potential fail after about two years of its establishment? Most times, those that struggle to scale through the first few years end up in bankruptcy and are forced to close down.

2020 82

3 questions to ask yourself about US citizenship | Jose Antonio Vargas

TED Talks

At age 16, journalist and filmmaker Jose Antonio Vargas found out he was in the United States illegally. Since then, he's been thinking deeply about immigration and what it means to be a US citizen -- whether it's by birth, law or otherwise.

2020 83

Episode 327: August – The Methodical Month

Productivityist

On this episode of the podcast I talk about the importance of planning – and why August is the month that I give planning my overarching focus. Helpful Links. How to Make Better New Year’s Resolutions The NOW Year Action Plan Happy New Year! (or or Why I Start My New Year on September 1st). Enjoy the show? Want to keep up with the podcast? You can subscribe to the podcast feed by clicking the “Share” button in the player above – and you can share it further using the same button as well.

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Let's scan the whole planet with LiDAR | Chris Fisher

TED Talks

We have archives of films, newspapers, even seeds -- what if we could make one for the entire surface of the earth?

2020 83

A Step-by-Step Guide to Launching a Supplement Business: 5 Tips for Getting High-Quality Leads

Small Business CEO

Dietary supplements are incredibly popular in the United States, and it doesn’t look like they’re going anywhere. The Council for Responsible Nutrition found that supplement use had reached an all-time high in 2019 with 77% of American adults taking supplements in some form.

2020 78

Some Of The Common Freelancer Mistakes You Can Avoid

Small Business CEO

When starting as a freelancer, people do everything to make a name for themselves and make more money. It is tough to get projects and clients at first, and as people struggle to get gigs, they overlook some aspects of the business side of freelancing.

2020 75

This Is What You Need to Know About Self Employed Insurance

Small Business CEO

Right now we’re living in an age in which a person needs little more than an internet connection to become a business owner. If you’re a self-employed professional, you need to put your ducks in a row just like any other business owner.

2020 73

Asset Protection Protocols You Should Always Follow

Small Business CEO

Typically, you’ve spent many years building your wealth for your family’s future. Whether you have personal assets or businesses, you always want these things to go to your loved ones in case of incapacity or death. However, this isn’t always the situation.

2020 70

How Do I Get Out of a Home Foreclosure?

Small Business CEO

Due to financial hardships stemming from COVID-19, many people in Louisville are behind financially and struggling to keep their homes. If your home goes into foreclosure, it can be devastating to your credit and your financial situation.

2020 69

Common Cyber Security Practices You Should Never Miss

Small Business CEO

Industries have preferred to move their businesses online that have allowed them to grow organically. However, everything is not so bright as they are perennially faced with the risk of data breaches. The security threats in the industry are immense and can be estimated from the fact that 4.1

2020 68

What Are the Advantages of Title Loans to Fund Your Business?

Small Business CEO

If you are considering starting a business, one thing you may need is access to some cash to get things moving. This could be money to buy equipment, invest in service, get a home office set up, or purchase stock among other things.

2020 60

What Are Ecommerce Shipping Best Practices? A Guide to Shipping

Small Business CEO

Online businesses or eCommerce is well on its way to phasing out traditional retail. In the fourth quarter of 2019, eCommerce in the U.S. was worth a staggering $187.25 billion. That’s a more than 16% increase from $160.89 billion in 2018.

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