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How to Develop Confidence in Your Vision and Realize Your Dreams

Dumb Little Man

We all have dreams. For some, a dream is a specific vision that they aspire to. For others, it’s more of a vague feeling or sense of what they want to become. Our dreams are a part of our identity. This means that when a person achieves their dreams, their identity is validated.

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Census Household Pulse Survey Data Shows Self-Employment Recovering

Small Business Labs

According to the  U.S. Census Pulse Survey of Households. over the 10 weeks the surveys have been conducted (they started the end of April) the number of self-employed Americans has increased from 13.5 million to 15.2 million.      This is an increase of 12.7%. 

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Editing Life: Expenses

Simple Productivity Blog

When the pandemic hit with the stay-at-home orders, many people were knocked out of work. The world economy is now officially in recession, and most households are facing lean times. I'm one of the lucky ones in that I can work from home, and my client committed to keeping us consultants employed.

Top 20 Benefits Of Applicant Tracking System (ATS)

Recruit CRM

Benefits of Applicant Tracking System For Agency Recruiters. Every day recruiters are flooded with hundreds of resumes for various jobs advertised. Now, they have this huge responsibility of selecting the right top talent for the company and the right company for the candidate.

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7 Tips for Building Relationship Equality

Dumb Little Man

Relationship equality is one of the key ingredients to a healthy, happy life with your partner. The meaning of relationship equality isn’t always simple to define. Many feel that a relationship should be 50/50, but the truth is relationships have ups and downs.

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U.S. White Population Started Falling in 2016

Small Business Labs

According to U.S. Census data, the number of white Americans fell by close to 100,000 in 2016 and continued falling in 2017 and 2018.      As the Brookings' chart on this data below (click to enlarge) shows, the white population change in the U.S.

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Something Odd Happening with Irregular Verbs

Daily Writing Tips

In Old English—the principal language spoken in England from the mid-fifth century until the Norman Conquest in 1066—English verbs were of two main kinds: Weak and Strong.

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5 Tips To Take Actions On If You Want To Leave A Legacy

Dumb Little Man

At some point in our lives, we start thinking of how we’re living it so far; whether there are certain matters that require more of our attention and efforts.

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About 14 Million Freelancers, Gig Workers and Self-Employed are Getting Unemployment Insurance

Small Business Labs

The Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program (PUA) is part of the federal CARES stimulus act passed in March. The PUA extends unemployment insurance to the self-employed, independent contractors, gig economy workers, and others who typically don't qualify.

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Detached Shadows

Brilliantly Better

We all have a dark side, wether we like it, or not. Most of the time, we don’t like it. But just because we don’t like it, it doesn’t mean it’s not there. It doesn’t mean it’s not part of us.

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A blueprint for reparations in the US | William "Sandy" Darity

TED Talks

With clarity and insight, economist and author William "Sandy" Darity discusses how the grievous injustice of slavery in the US led to the immense wealth gap that currently exists between Black and white Americans.

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8 Tips for a Compelling Business Presentation

Dumb Little Man

Everyone has great ideas at some point—that’s not the biggest challenge. Success is all about showcasing your creativity in a way that amazes your audience. And how should you do that? By having a compelling presentation. An amazing presentation will make you look professional and confident.

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6 Tips to Improve Visitor Engagement on Your Website

Small Business CEO

Is your website’s engagement far below where you’d like it to be? Are you thinking ahead to strategies to increase engagement with your yet-to-be-constructed website? photo credit: Andrea Piacquadio / Pexels. In either case, you’ve got to think in practical, actionable terms.

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Episode 320: You and The Internet of Things with Vicki McLeod

Productivityist

Vicki McLeod joins me on this episode of the program. Vicki McLeod is a writer, author, coach, consultant and an award-winning entrepreneur. She is an advocate for mindful business, everyday happiness and living a life rich with meaning.

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A new stock exchange focused on the long-term | Michelle Greene

TED Talks

Investors tend to think in daily and quarterly numbers, leading to a system that can harm the future health of the economy and planet.

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How To Have A Growth Mindset About Money

Dumb Little Man

More than 75% of Americans have at least one financial regret, and is it any wonder? We’re taught from a young age that talking about money is taboo, and the result is that throughout most of adulthood we have no actual idea how to deal with our finances.

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Getting Tangled Up Managing Unrealistic Expectations

My EA Career

Last week I wrote a blog post ruminating on how Executive Assistants are the human equivalent of a Slinky. Bouncing forward.

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Episode 320: You and The Internet of Things with Vicki McLeod

Productivityist

Vicki McLeod joins me on this episode of the program. Vicki McLeod is a writer, author, coach, consultant and an award-winning entrepreneur. She is an advocate for mindful business, everyday happiness and living a life rich with meaning.

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What if you could help decide how the government spends public funds? | Shari Davis

TED Talks

What if you could help decide how the government spends public funds in your community? That's the idea behind participatory budgeting, a process that brings local residents and governments together to develop concrete solutions to real problems close to home.

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5 Energy Saving Tips To Reduce Business Energy Costs

Small Business CEO

Saving energy in your business is not only good for reducing the costs of your business, but it is also a great way to help create a more energy-efficient world and lower the carbon footprint that your company contributes to the planet.

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What is Project Coalesce?

The Marq

When I was in my late teens, working for a very nice man, I got into a political discussion with him. He told me I should never talk to people about their politics, religion or how to raise kids.

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Episode 320: You and The Internet of Things with Vicki McLeod

Productivityist

Vicki McLeod joins me on this episode of the program. Vicki McLeod is a writer, author, coach, consultant and an award-winning entrepreneur. She is an advocate for mindful business, everyday happiness and living a life rich with meaning.

2020 52

How love can help repair social inequality | Chloé Valdary

TED Talks

What does Kendrick Lamar have in common with Disney's "Moana"? They recognize our common humanity and show us how to love ourselves and one another, says writer and educator Chloé Valdary.

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Working Methods to Increase Brand Exposure with Online Video

Small Business CEO

When it comes to starting a business and growing your brand online, there are plenty of options to choose from.

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Gyre, A Word for Our Times

Daily Writing Tips

The noun gyre means, “a turning round, revolution, whirl; a circular or spiral turn.” ” Birds often fly in gyres as they make use of thermal columns of air. Ocean currents that move in circular patterns are called gyres. The verb gyre means, “to move in a circle or spiral.”

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Episode 319: The Quest for Simplicity

Productivityist

“In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.” ” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. I couldn’t agree more. So I decided to share my thoughts on my quest for it on this episode. Relevant Links.

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How city mayors are taking action on climate change | Eric Garcetti

TED Talks

"If you change your city, you're changing the world," says Eric Garcetti, mayor of Los Angeles and chair of C40 Cities, a network of the world's megacities committed to tackling the climate crisis.

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Expert Tips To Manage Your Employees

Small Business CEO

Whether you are a first-time manager or you are searching for efficient management methods that will dramatically change the work environment for the better, it is vital to understand that as a manager, your tactics will have an undeniable mark on employee productivity.

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Want a more just world? Be an unlikely ally | Nita Mosby Tyler

TED Talks

A more equal world starts with you. Citing a formative moment from her own life, equity advocate Nita Mosby Tyler highlights why showing up and fighting for others who face injustices beyond your own lived experience leads to a fairer, more just future for all. A more equal world starts with you.

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The invisible life hidden beneath Antarctica's ice | Ariel Waldman

TED Talks

In this tour of the microscopic world, explorer and artist Ariel Waldman introduces the charismatic creatures lurking beneath Antarctica's massive ice sheet, the largest on earth.

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What happens when biology becomes technology? | Christina Agapakis

TED Talks

"We've been promised a future of chrome -- but what if the future is fleshy?" asks biological designer Christina Agapakis.

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Why violence clusters in cities -- and how to reduce it | Thomas Abt

TED Talks

Reducing violence in cities in the US isn't the impossible, intractable challenge many believe it to be, says crime researcher and educator Thomas Abt.

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Episode 319: The Quest for Simplicity

Productivityist

“In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.” ” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. I couldn’t agree more. So I decided to share my thoughts on my quest for it on this episode. Relevant Links.

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Episode 319: The Quest for Simplicity

Productivityist

“In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.” ” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. I couldn’t agree more. So I decided to share my thoughts on my quest for it on this episode. Relevant Links.

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Why Is My Internet Slow? This Is What You Need to Know

Small Business CEO

In this day and age, we all have the need for online speed. Most internet providers go to great lengths to satisfy it. Alas, every now and then things start moving at a sluggish pace. This problem has been aggravated by the Covid-19 pandemic, which has sparked a surge in at-home internet usage.

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6 Ways Customer Relationship Management Software Can Benefit HR Departments

Small Business CEO

In the past, human resources departments have had a fairly clear and straightforward brief: manage recruitment, run training programs, and ensure that employees are paid on time. As the corporate world changes, however, departments that run along these lines have had to adapt.

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Prepare Your Team for Remote Working

Small Business CEO

For decades futurists and technological soothsayers prophesied a future where we all worked from home. The commute was to be banished into the dustbin of history by new tech innovations from communication to information.

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