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14 Tips on How to Live A More Active Lifestyle

Dumb Little Man

Most of us know how important exercise is when it comes to staying fit and healthy. Despite that, however, not all of us are moving as much as we’re supposed to. Even when I have been motivated to get a gym membership and start exercising, it only lasts for a few months. At the first sign of stress and deadlines at work, the gym routine gets kicked off the list. So, here are a few tricks on how to live a more active lifestyle: Park far away.

Technology to help with email management

Practically Perfect PA

These ten fantastic pieces of software will help you manage your emails and your Executives. It is worth looking to see which ones will work for you, but they will all help you manage and automate emails! Sanebox: Sanebox turns your inbox back into the inbox it was meant to be by weeding out unimportant […]. Core Skills Email Management Featured Office Technology admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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The Economic Impact of Craft Brewing

Small Business Labs

The Brewers Association recently released their small and craft brewing economic impact report for 2018.    The study found that the craft brewing industry contributed $79.1 Billion to the U.S. Economy in 2018 and provided directly and indirectly about 550,000 jobs.    These numbers are based on what are called economic multipliers , which are used to measure both the direct and indirect impact of economic activity.

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Strategic Career Management Fundamentals (Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Join us for this month’s free webinar on the topic of “Strategic Career Management Fundamentals.”. Date: Wednesday, October 23. Time: 11:00 AM Pacific | 12:00 PM Mountain | 1:00 PM Central | 2:00 PM Eastern. Duration: 1 hour. Description: Successful careers don’t just happen; they are the result of an intentional, strategic process.

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Why You Should Not Panic If Your Child Struggles At School

Dumb Little Man

How to help your child succeed in school? As a parent, you want to see your children get good grades at school. They can lead to better college prospects and open up lots of career pathways. However, not every child finds classroom learning easy or effective. There will always be a percentage of children who struggle to get straight As or even Bs throughout their school lives. This can be a massive source of anxiety for both students and parents.

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Why every Assistant should have their own personal vision statement

Practically Perfect PA

What would you do if you knew you couldn’t fail? A great question isn’t it? This is where I started when I created my personal vision statement. I love Practically Perfect PA, and I find the work really rewarding, but I have been doing this for 8 years and it was definitely time to stop […]. Career Development Featured Performance Reviews admin administrators assistants Career EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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Do You Want to Know the Best Home Business to Start? Read this.

Tips From T. Marie

When I was working my soul-sucking, traditional office job back in 2006, I did numerous internet searches on the best home business to start. Back then, it didn’t yield me many results and very few of them were legitimate. Medical transcription topped the list back then, something that was hard to break into and even harder to earn a living at from home. Today, people are still searching for businesses that they can do from home with a much larger number of results. But which one is the best?

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Morning Workout Benefits You May Not Be Thinking about

Dumb Little Man

Waking up in the morning to work out while the rest of the world is sleeping takes a lot of effort. Sleeping is one of the most satisfying human activities, so it’s understandable if you want to snuggle under the sheets instead of working out. Most people actually prefer working out in the evening. However, after a long day at work, you might not have the energy for an impactful workout session. So why would you rather workout in the morning and not in the evening?

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Create a time audit for your Executive

Practically Perfect PA

Although we do our absolute best to save our Executive’s time, more often than not, we find that they are still running around from meeting to meeting, working on last-minute projects, asking you to deal with urgent matters and postponing essential tasks. When your Executive works in a fast-paced environment, it can be challenging to […].

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Business Travel Planning for Executive and Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

With more and more companies expanding the reach of their market across the country and even the globe, the role of the business travel planner has become increasingly important. Assistants who need to plan fast-paced and “not a moment to spare” meeting agendas and travel itineraries for their traveling executives know that getting it right is a difficult feat. Novice and senior assistants alike struggle with the task of travel planning for busy leaders.

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Podcast 128: Time scorpions

Clutter Coach

by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ? Stitcher ?. Soundcloud ? YouTube ? Google Play ? iHeartRadio You can leave a review here! This is podcast 128 and it’s about finding the hidden ways your time is being spent. These are things that are hiding in plain sight but we don’t notice them because they’re always there, or we discount how much time they take, or they are so habitual that we truly can’t see them. But it’s not about rooting them out. It’s about noticing them.

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How to Relax After A Stressful Day At Work

Dumb Little Man

Believing that I had left my work half done, I woke up in cold sweat one night, not too long ago. Only to realize it was just a dream or rather a nightmare! More often than I would like, I used to go through similar episodes. Most of us do. No matter how many times we tell ourselves we should leave work at the workplace, it’s not always easy to follow that advice. But following that night, I told myself enough is enough; I cannot continue to live like that: having nightmares about work.

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How should Assistants represent their boss at a meeting

Practically Perfect PA

I can remember the first meeting I went to instead of my manager was terrifying. It was a last-minute decision because she was running late and I didn’t have time to prepare myself properly. I didn’t do anything in the meeting except take a few notes and agree to report back to my manager later […].

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Podcast Episode 10: The Every Day List

Simple Productivity Blog

Life can get caught up in the day to day task list items. So much so that we forget about everything except crossing off the next item. In today's show I will talk about an every day list. We'll look at what they are, how to make one, and how to make sure you do them. The post Podcast Episode 10: The Every Day List appeared first on Laura Earnest. Podcast

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5 Wordy Sentences Examples and Corrections

Daily Writing Tips

The careful writer always reviews their prose, and one of the qualities they aspire to demonstrate is conciseness, or brevity of expression. Revision of the following wordy sentences, accompanied by commentary about the revision, provides specific examples of the types of verbosities to eliminate. There are seventy-seven industry-specific codified standards, launched in November 2018 at the London Stock Exchange, that are available on the agency’s website.

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How to Write a Powerful One-Page Resume That Stands Out

Dumb Little Man

The common consensus regarding resumes is this: It doesn’t have to be too long! Resumes that don’t seem to end are disastrous. They do nothing to advance your job application. And the worst part? It probably never gets read either! Most recruiters prefer short and concise one-page resumes over long boring resumes that seem to eat its own tail. Given below is a step-by-step guide to help you in writing a one-page resume. Step 1: Compile all your information in one place.

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Study Reveals the Havoc Caused by Liars and Cheats

On The Job

It may start one day with a bit of deception on your part. You're late getting a report done, so you plagiarize some obscure white paper so that you can turn it in on time, but never mention the work is not entirely yours. Or, perhaps you make a mistake, but instead of admitting you screwed up, you blame a summer intern who has returned to school for the semester. You may not think much about such lies.

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30 Day Challenge: Planning The Night Before

Simple Productivity Blog

I had thought to tackle something major this month, but honestly, I need something that is going to help me stay on track rather than something that is going to shake the foundations. And for that reason, I have decided that this month's 30 day challenge is going to be to plan the night before. I've noticed that when I have a plan when I get up, I get more done that day. It doesn't seem to matter if I actually look at the plan first thing or not.

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Episode 264: How to Build Yourself More Time with Jaime Masters

Productivityist

I’m excited to welcome Jaime Masters as a guest on his episode of the podcast. Jaime is the host of Eventual Millionaire. She’s interviewed almost 500 self made millionaires and billionaires. She’s been a business coaching for over 10 years and has taught six and seven figure CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners how to double and triple their revenue. She has been featured in Yahoo Online, Inc.com, SUCCESS Magazine, Entrepreneur, Women’s Health Magazine, Business Insider, and more.

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Helpful Tips You Can Use In Your Next Appointment With Home Service Doctors

Dumb Little Man

Home service doctors and home doctor visits were the norm back in the 1930s and before the Second World War. But in the aftermath of one of the darkest times in human history, the practice of house calls have declined. By 1980, doctor-patient interactions through house calls were down to 1% from 40% in the 1930s. So now, picture this scenario: Your brother is ill and needs to see a doctor.

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7 Tips to Clean Up Your Digital Files

Jen Lawrence

Digital records management isn’t something we spend time thinking about until we need to find a file. We spend far too much time searching, wondering where we would have thought to save the file when we were working in it. Frustration sets in as we jam every term possible into the search bar and still we have to sort through file after file to find what we need. I personally despise wasting time looking for files.

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30 Day Challenge Wrap Up: Spending Freeze

Simple Productivity Blog

For my 30 Day Challenge this month, I did a spending freeze. As I talked about when I started it, I wanted to reduce the stuff I was bringing in to the house, and see if could manage to break my spending habit. It wasn't easy, but I got some great results. Read on for more details. The post 30 Day Challenge Wrap Up: Spending Freeze appeared first on Laura Earnest. 30 Day Challenge

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Using YouTube For Marketing in 2019

Small Business CEO

When you’re exploring social media platforms and marketing channel options, YouTube may not be at the top of your list. It’s frequently overlooked, but if you are strategic and use it appropriately, it can be an excellent platform for marketing. There are pre-made dashboard templates for YouTube that let you quickly and easily see how your performing on the site, which simplifies things even further.

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10 Things That Are Essential For A Great Office Environment

Dumb Little Man

A great workplace does not happen by accident. It is a product of changes that result in a harmonious, happy place that keeps the workers satisfied with their environment. To provide employees with a sense of belongingness and to create a positive work culture, here are 10 things you must do: Light up your environment. The association between depression and darkness is well established.

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Episode 264: How to Build Yourself More Time with Jaime Masters

Productivityist

I’m excited to welcome Jaime Masters as a guest on his episode of the podcast. Jaime is the host of Eventual Millionaire. She’s interviewed almost 500 self made millionaires and billionaires. She’s been a business coaching for over 10 years and has taught six and seven figure CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners how to double and triple their revenue. She has been featured in Yahoo Online, Inc.com, SUCCESS Magazine, Entrepreneur, Women’s Health Magazine, Business Insider, and more.

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The 4 T’s of Managing Up

Executive Assistant Breakthrough

If you haven’t read my last blog about why and when to manage up , it’s a good primer for this one. Now it’s time to learn what I call the 4 T’s of managing up — exactly how you’ll do it and make it look easy. Topic: Get Clear About the What and the Why.

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7 Tips To Secure The Mortgage For Your Dream Home

Small Business CEO

If you are securing a mortgage for the first time, things can be very confusing and challenging. But fear not, these seven tips can help you in getting started on the right foot. Without further adieu , here are the tips: 1. Clean Up Existing Debts. Most commonly, a mortgage will be the biggest debt you and your family have ever taken on. If you have existing debts or loans, these should be paid back first.

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7 Inspiring Movies to Watch When You Are Low on Motivation

Dumb Little Man

We have all had days when we have woken up feeling uninspired and listless. Those are the days when we know we have a long list of tasks to do, but are unable to find the energy to get started. All we want to do is lie in bed and binge eat. At such times, do you know what can help? Watching movies for motivation. Movies have the power to move us in ways we can never imagine. They compel us to think, introspect, and reconsider our perspectives.

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Episode 264: How to Build Yourself More Time with Jaime Masters

Productivityist

I’m excited to welcome Jaime Masters as a guest on his episode of the podcast. Jaime is the host of Eventual Millionaire. She’s interviewed almost 500 self made millionaires and billionaires. She’s been a business coaching for over 10 years and has taught six and seven figure CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners how to double and triple their revenue. She has been featured in Yahoo Online, Inc.com, SUCCESS Magazine, Entrepreneur, Women’s Health Magazine, Business Insider, and more.

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Are You Managing Up Yet?

Executive Assistant Breakthrough

Managing up is an essential tool to have in your executive assistant toolkit. Learning how to effectively influence people above you in the reporting chain not only makes you better at your job, but also unlocks new opportunities in your career.

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How To Improve Your Workflows: 10 Tips Here

Small Business CEO

Are you having trouble with the efficiency of your company? Are you unable to accomplish your tasks on time? If the answer is yes, then maybe it is time to improve your workflow. All of us want to achieve more and more in our life. For all the business people these tendencies lead to overcomplicate things in work. To tackle all these, a proper workflow plan should be there. What Is A Workflow And Why Do We Need It?

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Can Android Become an Invulnerable System in the Future?

Dumb Little Man

The Android operating system run by Google is suitable for different devices. It can work on mobile phones and tablets. The system is used by people all over the globe and is the direct competitor of Apple’s iOS system. Although Android is widely recognized as a reliable, functional, and recommendable option, there are still numerous vulnerabilities that come with it. The list of the pros and cons of Android is something everyone should know. The Android system we use today is far from perfect.

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How to Unlock Habit-Building Success and Achieve Your Goals

Productivityist

This is a guest post from Michael Schechter , my good friend and former co-host of my former podcast, Mikes on Mics. When I reached out to him to join me on a special episode of The Productivityist Podcast to celebrate International Podcast Day, he not only accepted the invite but shared with me this piece on how he’s trying something new to help him with his goals. I asked him if I could publish it on the blog.

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The Pros and Cons of Working Out in a Group

Dumb Little Man

Working out in a group has become a very trendy way to stay fit over the past decade. Most gyms now offer group exercise schedules. Plus, studios that specialize in specific group classes are popping up everywhere. Group fitness classes, however, aren’t a good fit for everyone. You should only participate in a class if it fits your personality, schedule, and fitness goals. Types of exercise classes. Yoga, pilates, and barre- These exercises are great for strength and flexibility.

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Fitness: The Callousing of The Body or The Fortification of The Mind?

Dumb Little Man

The clanging of the iron, the texture of the chalk, the sweat dripping off from your face, the muscles bulging with the stress on them– these are some of the things that happen in a one-hour intense gym session. I have always found it amusing when people in my community post their gym sessions. Most of the time, they post updates when they are going through a phase of depression or mental exhaustion. Most of the time, it is because of a break-up which makes it even more amusing.

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The Art of Cultivating A Sense of Purpose In Life

Dumb Little Man

There are times in life when we all feel aimless. However, as long as we don’t let those temporary feelings define our lives, we will come out the other side. Knowing your purpose in life is what gets you up in the morning and keep you going when the going gets tough. But did you know that having a sense of purpose can also prolong your life? Best of all, a strong sense of purpose is something you can cultivate starting today. There’s no special equipment required.

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How to Outrank Your Competition In Google And Other Search Engines

Dumb Little Man

Want to know how to outrank your competition in google? Well, that is the hardest part of doing SEO. In order to do that, you would need to understand why they have a high ranking. You shouldn’t think that having the best keywords is going to solve this problem. Lots of things are involved when it comes to SEO. To help you beat your competition, here are some of the things you can do: Content Creation. Creating a lot of content with good information can help you stand out.

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