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What You Can Accomplish in One Week with a Remote Executive Assistant

ProAssisting Blog

Business partner, chief of staff, project manager, scheduler, personal assistant. These are just a few of the roles a great executive assistant can fill for you. remote executive assistant Assistant-Principal Partnership

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Is Your Job in Danger?

Eat Your Career

As a career coach, I often work with people when they’re dealing with an expected job loss. They’ve either been terminated for cause, laid off, or asked to resign. In any case, it’s never an easy situation. Most people tell me they were blindsided—they had no idea!

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Common challenges faced by Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Common challenges faced by Assistants Working as an Executive or Personal Assistant is a complex and often misunderstood role. Assistants take on a lot and often go unrewarded and unrecognised for their efforts. It isn’t an easy gig, that is for sure. There are a lot of common [.].

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The Great Gig Work Flexibility Debate

Small Business Labs

A debate is raging around whether workers have to choose between the flexibility of gig work or the benefits and protections offered by traditional W2 employment. 

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How to Fall in Love the Second (or Fifth) Time Around

Dumb Little Man

We were two mature adults in our mid-60’s, both grandparents, both with divorces behind us. We’d met through a dating website, and this was just our third date, each an innocent daytime picnic or lunch. I saw a spark dance in her eyes and asked, “What are you thinking?”

2020 164

Podcast Episode 29: Clearing the 5 Types of Space

Simple Productivity Blog

This show discusses the space in your life, along with. What the 5 types of space are. Why you should consider clearing them. How to clear them effectively. The post Podcast Episode 29: Clearing the 5 Types of Space appeared first on Laura Earnest. Podcast

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A Drabble, a Dribble—Short Fiction by Any Name

Daily Writing Tips

Not too long ago, in the Before Times, when I still dared attend large gatherings like writers’ conferences, I experienced the delight of winning first place in the Flash Fiction category at William Bernhardt’s Red Sneaker conference in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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5 Steps for Managing Your IT Audit & Security Career In Strange Times

Dumb Little Man

No one figured that this would be the year of uncertainty when we were making those ‘Mission 2020’ statements. For individuals, professionals, businesses, and humanity at large – these are trying times.

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Goals…As Waves?

Simple Productivity Blog

I'm a musician and engineer. I was educated on waves. I'm also a productivity nerd with a healthy interest in goals. So when I came across this article in my archives, I decided it needed some more exposure. It presents goals as waves. The post Goals…As Waves? appeared first on Laura Earnest.

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4 Ways to Lead Better Through a Pandemic

On The Job

These are certainly difficult times for employees, but it is also a very trying time for bosses. After all, no MBA or management training programs are likely to have "how to be a boss during a pandemic."

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Camino de Santiago – The Experience

Brilliantly Better

Warning, this is going to be a long post. Inception And Reasons Around mid July, a couple of events changed my intentions for August – which was supposed to be a slow, holiday and chill month. On one side, my plans to spend time with family in Valencia had to be cancelled because of the.

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How to Prepare for a Successful Zoom Interview

Dumb Little Man

Live video interviews are becoming increasingly common in a job search today. Whether it takes over Skype or Zoom, don’t be surprised if you are invited in a live video interview. It lets the employer see how you interact on screen, and it also simulates those live in-person interviews.

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Art in the age of machine intelligence | Refik Anadol

TED Talks

What does it look like inside the mind of a machine?

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How to Refresh Your Brand Image When Feeling Outdated

Small Business CEO

Creating a brand from scratch is a lot of work. And it is also a huge responsibility – once you launch your brand, you will have to stick to the brand identity and communicate through the brand’s main virtues of what it represents and the additional values that it provides.

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Your Story Follows Your State

Brilliantly Better

There are many types of breakthroughs.

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What I Needed to Know About Life I Learned by Playing Dungeons and Dragons

Dumb Little Man

As a child, I was a loner. I was an only child, and my mother was a single parent raising her son in the 1980s. I grew up pretty isolated, especially from other children. All I had were comic books and a bunch of action figures. I never got close to my cousins and relatives.

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Why we must stop dancing to the sound of our own oppression | Madame Gandhi

TED Talks

Popular music is often riddled with misogynistic lyrics that objectify and demean women. so why are we listening and dancing to it?

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The Inevitable Digitalisation of Businesses: How to Be Prepared

Small Business CEO

For a seamless digital transition of your business, you would need to have a long-term vision as well as a deeper understanding of the digital space. Almost every entrepreneur in today’s world knows the importance of digitalization.

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A Typical Day On Camino

Brilliantly Better

Depending on where you spent the night, mornings will start a bit differently. In this post I will talk about the “normal” Camino experience, the one in which you sleep in albergues, which are common living facilities.

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7 Reasons Why You Should Invest In Wristwatches As An Entrepreneur

Dumb Little Man

Watches are a timeless symbol of class and sophistication. Even in this age of smartphones, wristwatches offer a more convenient way to check the time. They also act as tasteful statement pieces and can bring together an entire outfit.

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Big data, small farms and a tale of two tomatoes | Erin Baumgartner

TED Talks

The path to better food is paved with data, says entrepreneur Erin Baumgartner.

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Interested in Becoming an Entrepreneur? Here Are 5 Food Business Ideas to Consider

Small Business CEO

Food brings people together. Whether you’re passing down important family recipes or sharing a meal with close friends, eating is a great way to enjoy the company of friends while creating special memories.

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An Easy-To-Understand Guide To Car Insurance Coverage Options

Dumb Little Man

If you have car insurance, you most likely know that there are several car insurance coverage options available. Understanding what they all mean can help you in the event of an accident.

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7 Easy Ways To Keep Your Inner Drive Aflame

Dumb Little Man

One problem many people face is that of not having the drive to achieve the things they want to achieve. For some, having the drive or zest to do great things is not the issue; they just don’t have the adequate amount to propel them.

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7 Ways to Create a Stunning Financial Report

Dumb Little Man

A financial report is a written report that conveys the financial situation of a company at a given time. It includes an income statement, balance sheet, cash flow statement, and changes to owners’ equity.

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How doctors can help fix the broken US asylum system | Joseph Shin

TED Talks

Refugees fleeing persecution endure unimaginable hardships in search of a better life.

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Ubersuggest vs. SEMrush: Head-to-Head SEO Tool Comparison

Small Business CEO

Properly implementing SEO requires a well-defined approach and tools to augment your strategies. However, with the myriad of SEO tools available online, it can be challenging to figure out which SEO tool is perfect for your business. Image source: Unsplash.

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Simple Yet Profound Ways to Cut Costs Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Small Business CEO

As the economy continues to struggle and many businesses are faced with prolonged dips in sales, many SBOs are getting creative to stay afloat. This includes cutting costs and reorganizing expenses based on new developments. The 2 Levers of Profitability and Financial Sustenance.

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Considerations for Growing Your Online Store

Small Business CEO

When you first start an online store, you want to find ways that you can grow it faster. You have a number of ways that you can successfully do this. You can accelerate your progress through learning from the mistakes and successes of others.

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How to Get Off to the Best Start in Your New Job

Small Business CEO

A new job can be an exciting and daunting thing, especially if it’s in a position to which you’ve always aspired.

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Things To Assess While Getting A Car Insurance Quote

Small Business CEO

Buying things can seem fun, but it isn’t easy. One must diligently research about the product, its reviews, the way to use it, history about manufacturers, and every detail that might concern you. These rules of buying must be considered even when you are looking for a car insurance quote.

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How to Create Design Systems for Your Business

Small Business CEO

Having design systems means that you will have different components as a part of it. When this gets adopted across the board, you have a more cohesive and navigable customer interface that can increase sales. Color. Usually, you will use one to three different primary colors with the color scheme.

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How to Ensure your Data Team’s Skills Remain Up-to-date

Small Business CEO

When it comes to data analysis, if you’re not moving forwards, you’re moving backwards. Data science tech, trends and tools are constantly evolving, and best practices can become outdated in the blink of an eye.

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Vital Steps In Setting Up Your Business

Small Business CEO

One of the crucial phases in humans’ lives is when we decide what to do with our time and talent. That is one thing we have spent a lot of time, resources, and energy preparing ourselves. Some people get employed in established organizations, while others have to start up their business.

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3 Types of Cyber Security Threats to Small Businesses and How to Avoid Them

Small Business CEO

By 2021, all the various types of cyber security threats will cost the world at least $6 trillion every year. Cybercrime, after all, doesn’t discriminate; it affects individuals, small businesses, and large corporations.

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Can we call it a "world map" if it's missing a billion people? | Rebecca Firth

TED Talks

Want to help map the world? Community builder Rebecca Firth explains how the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) is using open-source software powered by volunteers to put one billion people on the map in the next five years.

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