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How To Become An Inspiration To Others: 4 Essential Qualities

Dumb Little Man

If I were to ask you to name the person who has inspired you the most, your first choice might be a celebrity. It also might be a professional public speaker, a successful business person, a spiritual guru, or some other public figure.

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COVID-19's Huge Financial Impact on Cities

Small Business Labs

According to the National League of Cities (NLC) , 65% of cities are being forced to delay or cancel capital spending and infrastructure projects due to COVID-19.      Unlike the federal government, most U.S. cities are required by charter to run a balanced budget. This

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Dealing With a Difficult Boss

Office Dynamics

Working with people has its pros and cons. When you work with others you are able to bounce around ideas, collaborate, get feedback, and share knowledge. However, when you work with difficult people, you may experience resistance.

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The Art of Career Crafting (Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Join us for this month’s free webinar on the topic of The Art of Career Crafting. Date : Wednesday, July 22, 2020. Time : 11:00 AM Pacific | 12:00 PM Mountain | 1:00 PM Central | 2:00 PM Eastern. Sign up for the Eat Your Career Newsletter to receive registration information: [link].

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Working From Home? 7 Cybersecurity Tips to Keep in Mind

Dumb Little Man

The most recent world pandemic has led to the closure of many businesses. Consequently, many professionals have started working from home. And this has become a norm in the IT industry. Even big companies like Google and Facebook have allowed their employees to work from home.

2020 187

75 Must-Know Statistics About Race, Income, and Wealth

Small Business Labs

Morningstar's 75 Must-Know Statistics About Race, Income, and Wealth covers a wide range of U.S. financial indicators by race. 

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30 Day Challenge: Brain Training

Simple Productivity Blog

I feel like I've been getting mentally sloppy. For this month's challenge, I decided I would do brain training every day. Why Brain Training? I feel like I've been getting mentally sloppy.

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The 7 Chakras – Types & Benefits

Dumb Little Man

“Chakras” – if you’ve attended a yoga class, there’s a good chance you’ve heard it there. You might have even heard it in some movies or shows when they speak about the blockage or aligning of the chakras.

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U.S. Census Pulse Survey Shows Small Businesses Still Struggling

Small Business Labs

The U.S. Census Small Business Pulse Survey for the week of June 14th to June 20th shows small businesses continue to struggle.      43% of the small businesses surveyed reported a decrease in revenue from the prior week while only 21% reported an increase.

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30 Day Challenge Wrapup: Make A List of 30 Day Challenges

Simple Productivity Blog

I was having difficulty coming up with 30 day challenges that actually interested me. I knew that if I wasn't interested, there was no way in heck I was going to do them. So I decided to challenge myself to make my own list of 30 day challenges. This was actually fairly easy to do.

2020 130

Publicly vs. Publically

Daily Writing Tips

Is publically a word? Yes, if by “a word” you mean “a term that is found as an entry in dictionaries.” But is it a word a careful writer is apt to use? That’s another story, which will be told below. First, dictionaries are not arbiters of highly literate writing; they merely document usage.

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Here’s How You Can Successfully Change To A Work-From-Home Career

Dumb Little Man

Most companies have transitioned to remote work because of the pandemic. Employees embraced this move. However, the excitement was short-lived because working from home may seem fun, but it is not as simple as most people thought it would be. Truth be told, working from home is challenging.

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Algorithmic Emotions

Brilliantly Better

I was born in a very different world. I know, everybody at a certain age will tell you they were born in a different world and, to a certain extent, this will always be true. Each generation has its own specific. There are very clear patterns before and after each generational gap. But when I.

2020 78

Editing Life: Consumption

Simple Productivity Blog

Spending patterns and consumption are areas that get out of control for a lot of us. The pandemic has changed our consumption patterns, if for no other reason than we couldn't get out to the stores.

2020 130

Keeping Virtual Teams Focused In The Pandemic Era

BioTeams

Well, a-lot has changed in the last few months. I don't want to be cliched by saying this, but we are now officially living in 'unprecedented' and dynamic times.

2020 65

Mind Your Manners: 5 Essential Etiquette When Attending a Conference Call

Dumb Little Man

Conference calls can be a fun and exciting way to catch up with friends and relatives from far away. Getting in touch from across the globe is becoming more like a face-to-face conversation with video streaming technology and internet connection multiplying over the years.

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Overcoming Inertia

Brilliantly Better

This is the 47th article from my 230 days of blogging challenge. Change is difficult. Change is scary. And every time we’re forced to change, our first reaction is resistance. We try to hold our ground.

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Scenes from a Black trans life | D-L Stewart

TED Talks

At the crossroads of life and livelihood, scholar D-L Stewart invites us into scenes from his own life as he resists and reflects on the dehumanizing narratives that shape the Black trans experience in the US.

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Keeping Virtual Teams Focused In The Pandemic Era

BioTeams

Well, a-lot has changed in the last few months. I don’t want to be cliched by saying this, but we are now officially living in ‘unprecedented’ and dynamic times.

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Harnessing The Power Of Sleep

Dumb Little Man

Sleep is an important part of our lives. We are supposed to be spending a third of our lives asleep, but not everyone is making that happen.

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How To Avoid An Unnecessary Fight

Brilliantly Better

Like any other human being on this Earth, I got involved, for a few times in my life, in fighting. I’m using the term “fighting” in the sense of “violent verbal arguments”, not physical fights (might go there in another post, though).

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The courage to live with radical uncertainty | Shekinah Elmore

TED Talks

When your future is uncertain, how do you keep moving forward?

2020 83

Episode 316: It’s Go Time with Jill McAbe

Productivityist

My guest this time around is Jill McAbe. Jill is a business coach, high-performance expert and Amazon best-selling author of It’s Go Time: The ALL-IN System For Unstoppable Success in Business and Life. This episode is sponsored by TextExpander.

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Digital Marketing for Start-ups: Where do start-up businesses go wrong, and why do they fail? (Plus how to avoid the pitfalls of start-up marketing)

Small Business CEO

Quite contrary to popular belief, you can’t just add a ‘kart’ to your website and call it a start-up. It is not even a traditional business, or one-man-show either.

2020 64

The Most Important 3 Things To Do In The Morning

Brilliantly Better

We, humans, have this annoying tendency to over appreciate our own awareness. We like to think we act on our own will, whereas, most of the time, we’re doing almost everything on auto-pilot, without even realizing it. Take mornings, for instance.

2020 73

How the pandemic will shape the near future | Bill Gates

TED Talks

Bill Gates talks best (and worst) case scenarios for the coronavirus pandemic in the months ahead, explaining the challenges of reducing virus transmission, providing an update on promising vaccine candidates, offering his thoughts on reopening and even taking a moment to address conspiracy theories circulating about himself.

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Episode 316: It’s Go Time with Jill McAbe

Productivityist

My guest this time around is Jill McAbe. Jill is a business coach, high-performance expert and Amazon best-selling author of It’s Go Time: The ALL-IN System For Unstoppable Success in Business and Life. This episode is sponsored by TextExpander.

2020 52

5 Ecommerce Trends that Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

Small Business CEO

As an entrepreneur who is managing an online shop, you know that Ecommerce is always changing. It can be quite challenging to keep up with every trend that appears on the internet. But here are 5 trends that you shouldn’t ignore!

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Gravitational Habits

Brilliantly Better

If you read my blog, you may be already familiar with the concept of reusable habits. In short, it’s about building those habits that have a better chance to be reused, based on your context.

2020 72

Can beauty open our hearts to difficult conversations? | Titus Kaphar

TED Talks

An artwork's color or composition can pull you in -- and put you on the path to having important and difficult conversations, says artist Titus Kaphar.

2020 83

Episode 316: It’s Go Time with Jill McAbe

Productivityist

My guest this time around is Jill McAbe. Jill is a business coach, high-performance expert and Amazon best-selling author of It’s Go Time: The ALL-IN System For Unstoppable Success in Business and Life. This episode is sponsored by TextExpander.

2020 52

Large Outdoor Signs Vs. Smaller Indoor Signs

Small Business CEO

An outdoor sign serves as the face of the company. These are usually placed directly at the place of business as the first introduction into who you are and what you have to offer.

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Traveling By Airplane In Covid-19 Times

Brilliantly Better

At the moment of writing, flying is permitted inside Spain, although some of the broader restrictions are still in place – for instance, you cannot fly in certain European countries or in the US.

2020 72

Stop being a bystander in your own life | Tracy Edwards

TED Talks

"Life doesn't go from A to B -- it's messy," says sailing legend Tracy Edwards. In this inspiring talk, she tells how she went from teenage misfit to skipper of the first all-female crew in the toughest race on the seas -- and how she now helps young people around the world achieve their dreams, too.

2020 83

Episode 315: I Took a Clarity Day

Productivityist

I took a Clarity Day this week. This episode is sponsored by the University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education. Established in 1962, UCI offers education for adult learners in Orange County.

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Announcing New Features through Customer Engagement to Promote Product Adoption

Small Business CEO

Tech companies are launching advanced innovations left, right, and center. Every business is looking for efficient software to improve performance to counter the stiff competition. photo credit: Flickr.

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The Tender Place Between Oversimplification and Unnecessary Complexity

Brilliantly Better

We work with approximations. Everything we do in our lives is based on an approximation of some sorts. We approximate the weather (hence, how we will dress for the day), we approximate the time needed to arrive at a certain place, we approximate the answers we get in a conversation and so on and so.

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