Working Through the Digital Hyperactive Hive Industrial Complex

ProAssisting Blog

Working Through the Digital Hyperactive Hive Industrial Complex. THIS podcast by Ezra Klein with Cal Newport got my mind going in a number of different directions. How do we manage our deep thinking time? How do we tame the firehose of information being shot our way?

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Industrial Internet Changing Industries

Small Business Labs

Interesting study from Accenture on how the industrial internet is changing the competitive landscape of industries.   Accenture defines the industrial internet as the combination of Big Data analytics with the Internet of Things. Eighty-four percent feel that Big Data analytics has the power to shift the competitive landscape for their industry in the next year.

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The Truth About the PA Industry

The Assistant Room

The post The Truth About the PA Industry first appeared on The Assistant Room.

2021 146

New Pet Industry Buzzwords - Petrenthood and Petriarchy

Small Business Labs

Regular readers know we like both new buzzwords and pet trends here at Small Business Labs.

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6 Common Not to Forget Industrial Safety Tips

Small Business CEO

Here are some common not to forget industrial safety tips: 1. … The post 6 Common Not to Forget Industrial Safety Tips appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Industrial industrial safetyAlmost 9.7%

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The Industry Snapshot 2016

Practically Perfect PA

A huge thank you to everyone that took the time to complete this years Industry Snapshot and Practically Perfect PA survey. Here is a quick breakdown of our reader demographics and some of your thoughts on the industry. The post The Industry Snapshot 2016 appeared first on Practically Perfect PA. Featured PA Perspective administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant The Industry Snapshot Virtual Assistant

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Coworking Industry Competition Heating Up

Small Business Labs

The coworking industry is getting more competitive.    According to Frank Cottle, chairman of Alliance Business Centers, "WeWork is nothing but Regus with a paint job" He is also quoted saying it's $20 billion valuation "makes no sense" Regardless of what you think about WeWork or its valuation, it's clear they're having a competitive impact on the coworking industry. The coworking industry is attracting a range of new entrants.

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Industrious Reenters Chicago’s River North Neighborhood


After closing a Chicago River North location last year, flexible office provider Industrious is reentering the market.? . In early 2021, Industrious closed a similar-in-size workspace on West Ohio Street.

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10 Industries Facing The Biggest Job Reshuffle


According to a new report from ResumeBuilder, which polled 1,000 job-seekers in early June, certain industries are indeed more popular with job-hunters than others. . The top three most popular industries among job-seekers are: .

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The Ideas Industry

Small Business Labs

The Ideas Industry  is an interesting look at how the marketplace for ideas is shifting due to the emergence of for-profit think tanks and ideas entrepreneurs. The book reaches no firm conclusions whether or not the evolution of the ideas industry and the rise of for-profits is good or bad. " Missing from the book is coverage of the role thought leadership is playing in the rapidly growing content marketing industry.

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution Explained

The Persistent Assistant

The Fourth Industrial Revolution, also known as Industry 4.0, Simply put, the Fourth Industrial Revolution refers to how technologies like artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles and the internet of things are merging with humans’ physical lives.

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Industrious Secures Three More Washington D.C. Locations


Industrious has signed a deal to open three new locations across the Washington D.C. The three spaces are being opened in partnership with Carr Properties and join another Industrious location that Industrious secured earlier this year.? .

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Industrious To Open 13th Washington D.C. Location This October


Industrious is bringing a new coworking space to Washington D.C., The new Industrious location is slated to open this October and will be the operator’s 13th location in the D.C. right now,” said Peri Demesthias, senior director of real estate growth at Industrious. “As

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2014 Pet Industry Trends

Small Business Labs

I can think of no better way to start 2014 than with a look at 2014 pet industry trends.  Multibrief's Pet Businesses Will Prosper: Industry trends for 2014 and beyond  provides such an outlook. According to the article, the pet industry is forecast to continue to grow driven in large part by the pet humanization trend.   The pet industry is mostly made of small businesses.

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Why Is Bitcoin So Important For The Travelling Industry?

Small Business CEO

The tourism industry has faced a lot of difficulties and challenges during a pandemic. The establishment of Bitcoin is a fantastic source for the travel industry. … The post Why Is Bitcoin So Important For The Travelling Industry? Finance Travel Bitcoin travel industry

Practically Perfect PA Survey: The industry snapshot 2014

Practically Perfect PA

I have decided to break the survey results into a few blogs so that I can share how you all feel about being assistants, the industry and your thoughts on the blog. This post will concentrate on the industry and your place within it. This first blog is the Practically Perfect PA Survey: The industry snapshot 2014. The post Practically Perfect PA Survey: The industry snapshot 2014 appeared first on Practically Perfect PA.

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Meetings a Huge Industry

Small Business Labs

Based on these numbers, the meetings industry contribution to U.S. GDP is greater than the motion picture/recording industry ($113B), performing arts/spectator sports/museums ($87B) and information and data processing services ($80B). According to a report by the "Big 4" accounting firm PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PWC), in 2012there were "1.83

2014 139

Expert Network Industry Big and Getting Bigger

Small Business Labs

The industry is also growing rapidly, with industry revenues expected to exceed $1 billion by 2022.  The report The Rise of the Expert Economy is a interesting look at what it calls a "little-known, high-growth sector, made up of networks that connect experts with companies that need them."  "  The firms in this sector, such as  GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group), Guidepoint and Third Bridge, are surprising large.

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Here Are The Top 10 Industries Offering Remote Freelance Positions


According to FlexJobs, the top industries with remote freelance positions included: . The post Here Are The Top 10 Industries Offering Remote Freelance Positions appeared first on Allwork.Space.

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What WeWork's Troubles Mean for the Coworking industry

Small Business Labs

  But despite WeWork's woes, the coworking industry is doing just fine. As we pointed out a few months ago, the coworking industry continues to surge and WeWork's problems won't change this.    Having said all that, WeWork's problems will impact the coworking industry.    In the short run, there will be a lot of negative press and coworking's naysayers (and there are quite a few) will suggest the industry is not sustainable.

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Site Covers How the Economy is being Impacted by the Pandemic by Industry

Small Business Labs

Vertical IQ is a leading provider of Industry Intelligence for those advising small- and medium-sized businesses such as bankers, accountants, and other SMB advisors.      The chart below shows their high-level industry sector coverage.

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Deloitte on Industrialized Crowdsourcing

Small Business Labs

Deloitte University's Industrialized Crowdsourcing is one of the best, relatively short descriptions of crowdsourcing I've read.   The key quote is the summary: Enterprise adoption of the power of the crowd allows specialized skills to be dynamically sourced from anyone, anywhere, and only as needed. Companies can use the collective knowledge of the masses to help with tasks from data entry and coding to advanced analytics and product development.

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Disruption in the Industy Analyst Industry

Small Business Labs

As industry analysts we are very interested in new and innovative business models and practices in our industry.  There are several worth noting: Industry Analyst/Journalism Hybrid : These are firms that are augmenting or replacing their traditional advertising based business models by adding industry analysis and/or research services. It will be interesting to see how this industry evolves.   Business Models industry structure

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Jamie Hodari On “Massive Opportunity Ahead” As Industrious Expands Internationally


Industrious has announced it will add over 350,000 square feet to its workplace portfolio across 6 international markets ahead of plans to further expand by the end of the year. . Allwork.Space: Why did Industrious choose to acquire The Great Room and Welkin & Meraki in particular? .

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The Flexible Office Industry’s Maturation Could Mean Acquisitions


However, the maturing of this industry likely means consolidation is on the horizon. . Established operators such as Industrious, IWG, and WeWork have already marked their territory, conducting numerous acquisitions this year alone.? .

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4 Ways Blockchain Is Revolutionizing the Industrial Sector

Small Business CEO

One that has not only sent seismic shocks across the societal fabric but also uprooted the future of the industrial sector. … The post 4 Ways Blockchain Is Revolutionizing the Industrial Sector appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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Healthcare Industry Embracing the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

These include: The Stem : a ‘networked consulting’ model that draws on the industry’s leading independent talent to help health companies increase customer/patient engagement.   The gig economy continues to spread rapidly and is becoming a key talent source for many industries.

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CBRE Invests $100 Million Into Industrious To Support International Growth


CBRE will invest $100 million into Industrious, solidifying its commitment to a flexible future of work. . With each passing day the intertwinement of long-term leasing and flex, workplace-as-a-service and building management gets more pronounced,” said Jamie Hodari, CEO of Industrious.

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Industrious To Open New Location In Harvard Square


Industrious is partnering with developer Carpenter & Co. Last March, Industrious said it would be opening a 26,000 square foot space in Boston’s Financial District, as well as a 35,000 square foot space in the suburb of Dedham. .

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After a Decade of Strong Growth, Craft Brewing Industry Shows Signs of Slowing

Small Business Labs

of the beer industry's 2016 volume.  beer industry's revenue.  So while the craft beer industry is still growing, the growth is starting to slow. Our interest in the craft brewing industry is due to the fact that it's such a good example of a barbell industrial structure.  We've been following the evolution of barbell industry structures for over a decade and we often use the beer industry as an example.

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Pet Industry Continues to Attract Venture Capital

Small Business Labs

Crunchbase's  Investors Unleash Millions Into Pet-Tech Startups covers the surge in pet industry venture funding over the past 5 years. The pet industry continues to grow and the pet humanization trend continues to get stronger as pet obsessed Millennials pamper their pets even more than older generations. Key quote: Funding in pet startups surged by 334 percent to $291.8 million compared to $67.2 million in 2012, according to Crunchbase research.

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Sustainable Business Practices for 6 Popular Industries

Eco-Office Gals

In fact, it’s an initiative that can be adopted by many different companies in nearly every industry imaginable. Despite the troublesome news, there are several ways the construction industry can reduce and minimize their overall waste. Waste management is another industry that could use some improvement in their sustainability strategies. The lean methodology outlines a set of seven wasteful practices that are actually common among many different industries.

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Winweb focusses on cloud industry solutions

The Small Business Blog

Winweb’s cloud-based business management solutions have a new focus on industry-specific requirements, with special applications for retail, wholesale, services, manufacturing, healthcare, financial services, non-profit organizations, membership businesses, and franchises.

2015 148

How Might Nitrogen Generators Be Used for Industrial Applications?

Small Business CEO

Fortunately, it is industrially useful for man, and almost all industries need nitrogen generation during production. Compressed nitrogen is versatile; thus, the reason it can be used across many industries. Industrial Nitrogen Generator

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Reward and Recognition within the Assistant Industry

Practically Perfect PA

For all of you that could not attend the Assist Conference this year I wanted to share my presentation with you – Reward and Recognition within the Assistant Industry. I want to look at the assistant industry as a whole and talk about the various reasons why we are not recognized or rewarded and then I want to finish on a positive note and look at what we can do to change this! A lot of the thought leaders in our industry are referring to us as ‘strategic business partners’.

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Why U.S. Manufacturing Industry Activity Fell Below Expectations


According to a survey from the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), the manufacturing industry is in a state of flux, where demand is continuing to rise, but supply chains remain limited. . Manufacturing Industry Activity Fell Below Expectations appeared first on Allwork.Space.

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Industry Leaders to Discuss Collaboration

The Small Business Blog

This… Read the full article here: Industry Leaders to Discuss Collaboration on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Stefan has been saying for about five years that more cooperation between micro businesses is required, so we’re glad to see that leaders from some of the largest companies in Europe will be gathering in Birmingham later this month to discuss the role that open innovation and collaboration can play in boosting the economy.

The 5 Most Common Industries to Use Collection Services

Small Business CEO

The number of industries that stand to benefit from collections services is enormous. … The post The 5 Most Common Industries to Use Collection Services appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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Layoffs Hit Real Estate Industry Due To Decreased Demand


Layoffs have been sweeping the technology industry, and now the real estate world is caving too. . The post Layoffs Hit Real Estate Industry Due To Decreased Demand appeared first on Allwork.Space.

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Ep 146: Mimi Coiffait – Sports Industry Executive Assistant & Operations Manager

Go Burrows

Mimi Coiffait is a specialist sports industry EA and operations manager with over 10 years of experience supporting high profile organizations.

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Automotive Technology That’s Making Waves in the Industry

Small Business CEO

The vehicle industry has evolved from simply getting you from here to there, to making the drive more comfortable, more enjoyable, and simpler than ever before. From robust navigation features to autonomous driving, these vehicles are making waves in the industry.

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Sinker EDM: Here’s How It Is Gaining Momentum Across The Industries

Small Business CEO

Electrical discharge machining or EDM has become a go-to technology of many industries, the existence of which has been prevailing for a long time. … The post Sinker EDM: Here’s How It Is Gaining Momentum Across The Industries appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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New Fintech Customer Risk Tool Could Present Opportunity For All Industries


While tools such as Ondato’s are typically reserved for the financial industry, these tools can be adapted for other companies to help improve their own client vetting process. .

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