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5 Ways to Fix Your Focus During Lockdown

Dumb Little Man

If you are having difficulty finding focus right now, join the club! You are not alone. In this article, I will share with you the top 5 motivating factors to keep you focused on the future. Because to have focus is to have a vision.

2020 269

Working from Home Q & A: Facebook Live Replay

Tips From T. Marie

Dealing with a pandemic can make you feel pretty helpless. I’ve found a great way to feel a little less helpless is to make myself helpful. That’s why I finally decided to take the plunge into Facebook Live. This was a big decision for me.

2020 215

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Small Business Closure Scenarios

Small Business Labs

Based on an industry by industry analysis (1), our base case estimate is 21% of U.S. employer small businesses will close in 2020 (2) (3).    This is about 1.2 million small businesses.      In our optimistic case, 14% close and in our pessimistic case, 34% close.  

2020 173

Podcast Episode 20: Getting Back Motivation

Simple Productivity Blog

Most of us now have time to tackle all those things we wanted to "when we have time." So why aren't we? We'll look at the causes and the cures today. The post Podcast Episode 20: Getting Back Motivation appeared first on Laura Earnest. Deliberate Living Productivity

2020 130

5 Keys For Being Successful In A Long Distance Relationship

Dumb Little Man

All relationships have their challenges. But when you are in a long-distance relationship, the challenges you face are very unique and sometimes difficult to overcome. Difficult but not impossible, nonetheless. Most people wouldn’t choose to be in a long-distance relationship.

2020 244

Job Seekers: Make Sure You Understand an ATS Before Applying for Any Job

On The Job

If you've never heard of an applicant tracking system, you need to become very familiar with it if you're one of the millions of Americans who is looking for another job after losing yours in the pandemic.

2020 151

Paycheck Protection Program Loans Now Available for Independent Workers

Small Business Labs

Starting today, April 10th, independent workers (self-employed, freelancers, independent contractors, etc.) can apply for Paycheck Protection Loans (PPP), which are part of the federal CARES Act stimulus package.    The loans allow independent workers to access to up to $10,000 in forgivable loans to cover payroll or wages they pay themselves over the eight weeks following the signing date.

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How To Handle Burnout And Toxic Stress In The Workplace

Dumb Little Man

Whenever you’re stressed, your cortisol levels, which is also known as the stress hormone, increase 2-5x from their normal state. However, not all stress is equal. Humans can experience two types of stress: short-term or chronic. The difference? One has a clear endpoint while the other never ends.

2020 216

Whacking Word Clutter in Your Writing

Office Dynamics

In The Elements of Style , iconic authors William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White called word clutter “the leeches that infest the pond of prose, sucking the blood out of words.”. Yes, the same E.B.

2020 130

People Seldom Think, They Mostly Label

Brilliantly Better

We are experiencing a pandemic. An epidemic of global scale, that is. But, mind you, this is not the only pandemic we’re experiencing. I’m sure that 99.99% of the people reading this right now have no idea that we were experiencing an epidemic before Covid-19 too.

2020 83

Bureaucrats and Politicians

Daily Writing Tips

A reader has asked for a discussion of the words, bureaucrats vs officials , and lawmakers vs politicians. [I’d] I’d] like to know what teachers and English-language experts think of the use of these terms in the media, politics, or in everyday conversation.

2020 77

How To Use Social Media For PR: A Step-By-Step Guide

Dumb Little Man

Social media marketing is one of the most important aspects of digital marketing and PR. If you don’t use social media platforms to promote your business, then you are missing out on quite a lot. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to use social media for PR. Build Your Brand’s Personality.

2020 213

5 Tips For Running a Successful Farm

Small Business CEO

If you have an interest in agriculture and farming, then it’s natural to have ambitions of a successful farming business. Farming is a promising business that can be incredibly profitable if you know the right do’s and don’ts.

2020 83

Every Crisis Is A Portal – And So Is The Coronavirus Crisis

Brilliantly Better

For reasons beyond my comprehension, I’ve been exposed to various types of crises for a long part of my life.

2020 83

Episode 292: Why Values Thinking Works with David Allison


I’m joined by David Allison on this episode of the program. David Allison is the founder of The Valuegraphics Database, the world’s first database that can predict and influence behaviour for anything on earth.

2020 52

5 Remote Collaboration Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Dumb Little Man

The trend of flexible working hours among the people is increasing exponentially. People prefer working from homes. As reported by Forbes, 73% of millennials are engaged in freelancing. On the other hand, companies struggle to fill the skills gap.

2020 205

How To Build A Team Of Recruiters?

Recruit CRM

I have come across many colleagues who quit their jobs, started off something on their own and called themselves entrepreneurs.

2020 52

How to Choose your Best Mobile Under Your Budget

Small Business CEO

Mobile phones showcase your personality. It is a must-have essential gadget for everyone. However, before buying the best mobiles for yourself or for your family members, you need to consider your budget.

2020 67

On Making Mistakes


Photo by Daniela Holzer on Unsplash. Often, it takes some calamity to make us live in the present. Then, suddenly, we wake up and see all the mistakes we have made.”? —? Bill Watterson. My son likes reading Calvin and Hobbes books.

2020 52

Never Spend Your Money on These Things

Dumb Little Man

With the entire world reeling from the effects of Covid 19, it’s not only one’s physical health and mental health that’s taking a beating. It’s also affecting our finances and economy.

2020 164

Episode 291: How I Built My Business


On this episode of the podcast I fly solo! I talk about why I’ve added a second episode to the podcast each week and present (nearly) all of the story of how I’ve built my business as per a request from a podcast listener.

2020 52

Uber: The Ultimate Business Model for The 21st Century

Small Business CEO

In a very short number of years, Uber has revolutionised the traditional taxi business industry throughout the world. Simply put, it has enabled millions of people to press a few buttons on their smartphone and have a cab driver pick them up from their current location in the shortest space of time.

2020 60

Don’t Try This At Home – The 5 Worst Mistakes People Make When They Get Into Debt

Small Business CEO

Debt has a horrible way of sneaking up on you. While there are plenty of things you can do to escape its clutches, there are some tempting “fixes” you must avoid at all costs. Source – Unsplash – Anh Nguyen.

2020 57

Seven Important Specifications of an Industrial Washing Machine

Small Business CEO

Buying an industrial washer is much different than buying a traditional residential model. Whereas a residential model will be in operation a few times per week, an industrial model in a retail laundromat could easily be running 10 to 12 hours daily.

2020 57

In the Event of Disaster: 8 Types of Business Insurance to Consider as a Small Business Owner

Small Business CEO

Business owners should never try to save money when they’re purchasing business insurance. Many situations, including accidents and non-functioning equipment, can spell disaster for a small business owner. If they don’t have the necessary insurance, they can easily lose the business.

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