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Retirees and the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

According to the American Enterprise Institute's (AEI) The age re-retirement: Retirees and the Gig Economy , 20% of retired Americans also work in the gig economy. The article lists the usual financial reasons for working in retirement.  

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A Client’s Take on How to Best Approach Your Prospective Clients

Virtual Moxie

I was reading some reaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaally old posts and articles I’d written; many of them more than a decade old. I was surprised by how evergreen many of them are, and especially this one, so although it’s more than a decade old, I wanted to share it.

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Why Failure Is Good for Success

Success

The sweetest victory is the one that’s most difficult. The one that requires you to reach down deep inside, to fight with everything you’ve got, to be willing to leave everything out there on the battlefield—without knowing, until that do-or-die moment, if your heroic effort will be enough.

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The EU is giving citizens the “right to repair” electronics — here’s what that could mean for the world

Ideas.Ted

Roman Hottgenroth is surrounded by lamps, dishwashers and vacuum cleaners. Computers, smartphones and TV receivers are piled high on tin shelves behind him.

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3 Ways to Deal with an Overwhelming Workload

Eat Your Career

This video is an excerpt from a live training session with Chrissy Scivicque, Career Coach & Corporate Trainer. The full video (“Overcoming an Overwhelming Workload”) is available in the Career Success Library. The article below summarizes the video content.

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Want to Attract Ideal Clients? Raise Your Standards.

Virtual Moxie

I’ve said before that I’ve yet to meet the VA who couldn’t stand to hike up her business standards. This isn’t because everyone has lousy standards, but because as soon as standards are created, and person starts living and working within them, she changes for the better.

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How to Grow As a Leader: The 5 P’s of Building a Legacy of Influence

Success

Do you think of yourself as a leader? The fact is that you’re leading and influencing others even if you don’t realize it. Your attitudes and behaviors affect the people around you in ways seen and unseen. Some actions or philosophies cast a bigger net than others, but you’re leading nonetheless.

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Tips for Preparing for a Job Interview

On The Job

The worst mistake you can make in a job interview is trying to "wing it." Whatever you do, don't walk into the room unprepared.

Moxie Tip #5: Communicate Quickly

Virtual Moxie

This week, create a standard around over communicating, and communicating quickly. What do you think is a reasonable expectation for clients to have of you? What would you want to be able to expect from others? Be sure to offer no less than that.

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How to Create an Exercise Routine That Doesn’t Suck

Success

I couldn’t keep up. I was embedded with Army National Guard soldiers as they hiked across hilly terrain in Arkansas, and they were going so fast I had to stop and go back to the start/finish line to wait for them to return.

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The new IPCC climate report is hugely important — and here are 6 main takeaways

Ideas.Ted

Earth has warmed 1.09? since pre-industrial times and many changes such as sea-level rise and glacier melt are now virtually irreversible, according to the most sobering report yet by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

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Recruit CRM's Recruitment Entrepreneurs Series Ft. Phoebe Stowe-Forbes

Recruit CRM

Phoebe Stowe-Forbes , award-winning Recruitment Specialist and Founder of Dot Recruit has built an extensive network in the last 9 years of experience in the market.

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Moxie Tip #6: Discretion

Virtual Moxie

A client has the right to expect discretion at all times. Be smart…talk to your clients specifically about what they think it’s ok for you to share with others about your work with them. Then, be sure to never cross that line. The post Moxie Tip #6: Discretion appeared first on AssistU.

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Gigi Gorgeous: How to Stay Grounded When Social Media Is Your Full-Time Job

Success

Staying grounded in social media is a constant challenge. There’s so much happening online, which means there are countless ways to lose yourself in the madness. You might cross paths with bullies, fall victim to the comparison trap or struggle to log off.

A True Partnership: Olympia Dukakis and Bonnie Low-Kramen

Bonnie Low-Krayman

Olympia Dukakis & Personal Asst. Bonnie Low-Kramen on the set of “Over the Hill” in Australia, 1991. By Bonnie Low-Kramen for Executive Support Magazine | August 2021. Note: Oscar winner Olympia Dukakis passed away on May 1, 2021. She was 89 years old. “I

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Retained Search vs Contingency Recruiting: Which One Should You Choose?

Recruit CRM

It goes without saying that hiring is the first and the most crucial step towards any organisation's success.

Why Email Marketing Is Better for Your Business Than Social Media

Entrepreneur.com

Most entrepreneurs neglect their email marketing strategies. Here's why that's a mistake. Email

The Art of Problem-Solving: 4 Creative Strategies to Tackle Your Biggest Obstacles

Success

Problems never stop. To be alive means constant challenges, big and small. Life’s question for you is not, how can I avoid problems , but, how can I eat problems for breakfast?

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The fountain of youth hasn’t been found — but swimming may come close

Ideas.Ted

It’s no secret that aerobic exercise can help stave off some of the ravages of aging. But a growing body of research suggests that swimming might provide a unique boost to brain health. Regular swimming has been shown to improve memory , cognitive function , immune response and mood. Swimming may also help repair damage from stress and forge new neural connections in the brain.

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Recruit CRM Brings You 13+ Cool Recruitment Trivia

Recruit CRM

There's no one in this entire world who doesn't enjoy some good old trivia. So, we at Recruit CRM decided to make it fun for recruiters. Our entire team worked hard in gathering some interesting recruitment facts and fundamentals just for you to make your job much easier.

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Why Google's Search Page Redesign Is the Death of SEO

Entrepreneur.com

It's clear they only care about maximizing clicks to paid advertisers.

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What Makes Good Customer Service?

Success

Good customer service is vital to success. Research from Qualtrics XM Institute indicates that 76% of customers will trust a company with strong customer service. Compare that with only 40% of customers trusting a company with poor service.

The planet clearly needs help. So what can you do? Demand change

Ideas.Ted

If the true urgency of climate change was not clear to Americans before, it should be clear by now. The mind-bending heat , drought , fire and floods sweeping the US are both nightmares and wake-up calls to the reality fossil fuels created.

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In the Midst of Chaos, Put FIRST Things First

IAAP

Stress is inevitable, especially in your line of work. But, when you’re prepared for it, it’s nothing you can’t handle. Admin OfficePro Magazine Personal Development The Office

The Best Password Managers to Tighten Your Security

Entrepreneur.com

Keep your login information in the best password manager for safe keeping. Technology

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6 Ways to Build Emotional Resilience

Success

Do you know someone who easily bounces back from stress? Someone who can deal with sticky situations and carries on as though nothing happened? That is emotional resilience. Yet even the most emotionally resilient people break down. We’ve all had “one of those days” where everything went wrong.

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How big a deal is 1.5°C vs. 2°C of global warming? Significant — here’s why

Ideas.Ted

Remember these? Severe heat waves in the US Pacific Northwest and in British Columbia and Siberia. And this? Historic flooding in Germany and other parts of Western Europe. These too? Oregon, California, Montana and other parts of the West experiencing searing wildfires. And this? New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and other parts of the Eastern seaboard shrouded in western wildfire smoke. And keep this in mind: Rising concerns of a “megadrought” across several Western states. .

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12 Recurring Time Blocks to Add to Your Calendar

IAAP

Time blocking can help you in your busy day-to-day, especially if you set up these common recurring time blocks. Admin OfficePro Magazine Personal Development Professional Development Project Management The Office

7 Realistic Ways to Make Money Online

Entrepreneur.com

From leveraging the app economy to blogging, the Internet offers a variety of opportunities for raking in money. Starting a Business

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The New Normal: Finding Routine and Perspective in Coffee Shops

Success

Terrible breakfast sandwiches. Over-caffeinated jitters. Genial small talk. Awkward exploratory Tinder dates happening across the room. Put together, these things might constitute an array of distractions, and they don’t sound like the ideal work environment.

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Social Media Marketing: Tips On How To Grow Instagram Audience

Small Business CEO

Gaining more followers and expanding the influence are some of the primary concerns for businesses and nonprofits on Instagram. And as the mechanisms of ranking are changing, entrepreneurs have to come up with fresh ideas for increasing their fanbases.

Short, Medium And Long Term Strategies, It’s All A Question Of Zooming

Brilliantly Better

One of the most popular posts of this blog is a parallel between photographic lenses and life focus. Although it’s more than 10 years old, it still gets a decent amount of traffic. I’m not going to spoil it for you, but it talks about how we can use our “life lenses” to get a.

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5 Ways Startups Are Leveraging Business Credit to Scale Fast

Entrepreneur.com

Here are the top five ways startups can save more for the future. Entrepreneurs

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How Following the Rules Empowers You to Break Them on Your Own Terms

Success

There aren’t many entrepreneurs who would call themselves rule-followers. Yet Michelle Cordeiro Grant, founder and CEO of lingerie brand LIVELY , is both a self-described rule-follower and undeniable rule-changer. .

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Why Connectivity Is the Future for Small Business

Small Business CEO

With hybrid and remote working being touted as the future of small businesses around the world, it is important to understand what this may mean for your business. There are changes afoot, and to keep ahead of the pack, you need to be technologically aware and connected.

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Scripted And Unscripted Realities

Brilliantly Better

There’s a movie shooting outside the coffee shop I work from these days. Just across the street from the coffee shop there’s a park, and somewhere on the right there’s a relatively large open space used for weekly flea markets. In that space there’s now a filming setup.

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How to Create a Digital Marketing Funnel

Entrepreneur.com

Visitors need to convert into leads in order to become profit-driving customers. Marketing

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