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How to Increase Business and Personal Productivity
Small business owners frequently juggle a variety of roles within their companies. Creating a balance and effectively managing available time is extremely important to most small businesses. In order to economize and make the most of the available time, you should implement a time management plan
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Some Time-Saving Tips For Moms
When I look at the stereotype of the 1950s housewife, I think that she (a) is damn lucky not having to juggle running a house AND look after small children AND hold down a job, (b) has impossibly high standards of cleanliness. It seems absolutely ironic that the women's movement allowed women to do more things than housework, but modern living still seems to demand that our houses are just as spotless and germ-free than any 1950s home
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How to Reduce the Amount of E-mail You Receive - Several Tips
The reality is there are quite a number of things that you can do, personally, to keep your e-mails to a minimum. This article offers a few tips…
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How to Regain Control of Your Time and Your Life
Many online marketers wake up one day to discover that what they have built it not a business but an all-consuming job. They've built an entity that totally depends upon THEM to keep it running, and it demands that they devote practically no time to family, fun, and things that make life more meaningful…
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Perhaps the Best Time-Saving Advice
Have you ever wanted to write a book? Take up a hobby? Learn a new language? Do you know someone who wants to study for a new career? Spend more quality time with their children? Get fit and exercise more regularly? Have you yearned to spend more time on the golf course? More time with your friends? More time pampering yourself? Would you do more with your life if only you had more time?…
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Time Saving Tips
The reward for managing your time is the enrichment of not only your professional life, but your personal life. And, good time management also gets you closer to your goals. You must focus on your highest priorities and consistently place them first. The added benefit of a well-organized work schedule is the creation of time for family, friends and the leisure activities that rejuvenate and refresh you…
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Virtual Assistants
When I started my own business, I knew I couldn't do it all myself. The best use of my time is on sales and the sales strategy consulting that I do. That is my Brilliance -- the things I'm best at and love to do. I aim to do my Brilliance activities 85% of the time…
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Do You Use Your Time Wisely?
When I was younger, I never considered the importance of time.
I just laze around, watching TV, lie in bed, and play video games.
As I grew older, I thought about the things that I have achieved. To my surprise, I haven't accomplished a lot…
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Leverage Your Time & Talent to Help More People & Make More Money
When I first went into business for myself five years ago as a marketing and public relations consultant, I struggled with setting my fees. Even though I had been making a good salary working for someone else in this capacity, at first I found it difficult to set my fees at what they truly were worth…
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Five Questions That Help You Make the Most of Your Time
These five simple time management questions will immediately direct your attention, your focus, and your thinking towards your top priorities and away from distractions…
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Work from Home: Real Money Advantages
One of the greatest and most rewarding endeavors you may adopt is working from home. Not only do you get to set your own schedule, you are blessed with spending time with your loved ones and/or your loved activities. I can't tell you how to put a dollar amount on it. But it's probably like this: $$$$$$$$$…
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Time: Do You Spend or Invest It?
Time is our greatest and most precious asset. Time is the great equalizer of all us human beings. Why then do we not recognize and treat it with the respect it deserves?…
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7 Ways To Win The Time Crunch
Are you working a day job while building your home-based business? Do you find it difficult to manage your time? Follow these seven tips to get more done growing your business, and have the time for other important things in your life, too…
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Overwhelmed by the Daily Deluge of E-mail?
Part of being an effective marketer is being an effective time manager. The little time suckers in our workday can collectively add up to a LOT of time taken away from our core functions and billable work. One of the biggest time drainer is our In-Box…
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Not Making Any Progress? Write It Down
Do you have a problem getting things done? Write it down.
Can't find time to build your business? Write it down.
Are you in a rut, not making any progress? Write it down.
So, you have an idea of what you want to do, but you need help actually getting started, right? Making a habit of regularly writing down your goals will allow you to achieve those ideas

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6 Essential Steps To Getting Anything You Want
You know that dream you've always had? The one thing in the world that you really want! What if I told you that if you do six simple things, you will get exactly what you want? Would you believe it? Well, it's true. These steps have been proven over time, and are greatly responsible for the fortunes of some of the world's most successful people. If you have a great desire to achieve something, whether it is money or another meaningful goal, using these steps in your life will bring you what you want
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Exposing The Myth Of The Free Home Business
Have you spent months, maybe even years, looking for a way to make a living from home on the internet? If you are only considering what is commonly referred to as a "free home business", you are likely to be looking for a long time to come. You can avoid wasting more time and effort by understanding the realities of running an internet home business…
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Success: Do it NOW!
There is nothing more precious than time. Not money, nor love. Without time, the others don't exist.
Knowing that, how do we spend our time? Do we recognize its unstoppable passage and make the most of each valuable moment?…
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How valuable time can be to a freelance translator and how to organise your workday and life
A common and widespread assumption among those who are not familiar with this job is that being a freelancer implies more freedom of movement than working as an employee. In practice, you can work 'when' and 'if' you decide to.
First of all, many people still do not have a clear picture of what a freelance translator is and does; when asked about my job, I simply say 'I am a translator', and most of the askers reply: “what? And what does a translator do? and how can you work from home, alone, with no employer? and so on. It is often discouraging to hear questions like that, as I have to sing the same old song every time …

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Can't You See I'm Working?
For many working parents, telecommuting or a home business may seem like the answer to your prayers. You want to have more time with your kids and greater flexibility, so you take the leap, install a second phone line, and set up a computer in the dining room …
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