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Is Age a Good Indicator of How Much You’ve Lived?

Is Age a Good Indicator of How Much You’ve Lived? | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
It doesn’t matter if you’re 15 or 55 – your age is just a number. It just indicates the number of years you have been on this planet. It does not indicate how many years you have lived.
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How to not seem nervous when you’re presenting to clients and freaking out inside

How to not seem nervous when you’re presenting to clients and freaking out inside | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
As a freelancer, having good presentation skills can be an invaluable business tool. Whether you’re trying to convince somebody new to work with you, or are showing your final product to a client, the way you handle the situation can affect how they view both your work and your business. But what if you’re an introvert who feels panicky when all of the eyes in the room are on you? While leading a presentation may feel like torture to a shy person, you don’t have to magically become an extrovert to do a good job. Even public speakers will tell ...
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What Dr. Dre Can Teach Freelancers About Hustling | The Freelancer, by Contently

What Dr. Dre Can Teach Freelancers About Hustling | The Freelancer, by Contently | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Some freelancers aren’t sure how much to charge for their services, or they charge too little out of a misguided sense of not wanting to overprice themselves out of a gig. But the truth is, freelancing can be—and is meant to be—a for-profit endeavor. If you’re doing it right, you could be making more money as a freelancer than might have made at a day job. And you shouldn’t apologize for it.
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Think Your Mundane Idea Can’t Be a Big Innovation? Look Again.

Think Your Mundane Idea Can’t Be a Big Innovation? Look Again. | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
New inventions these days don't always result from harnessing high technology. Often the smallest idea can inspire a transformative product.
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Jessica Hische - Productivity Quest: Ultra-Schedule

Jessica Hische - Productivity Quest: Ultra-Schedule | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
The portfolio and random thoughts of a crazy cat lady.
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Passion: The Fuel Entrepreneurs Run On

Passion: The Fuel Entrepreneurs Run On | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
In business, as in life, all you need is love (well, and some financing). Passion and a love for the craft are what keeps entrepreneurs going all day every day, and entrepreneurs Azalina Eusope and Stephen Roginson are no different.
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How To Be The Next Great Designer-Founder

How To Be The Next Great Designer-Founder | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
These six questions could help predict your startup's success.
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Freelance work turns into growing trend

Freelance work turns into growing trend | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
TORONTO — When Lise Cartwright grew tired of a string of full-time office jobs, she turned to the Internet to see if there were any writing gigs she could try on the side.
She started dabbling in some side projects, and within 18 months, she’d quit her job and founded her own freelance company.
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How to Become an Authority: Admit 'I Don't Know'

According to the folks behind one highly trafficked blog, admitting your ignorance is a surprisingly great way to build a big audience.
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Social Entrepreneurship's Optimist - U.S. News & World Report

Social Entrepreneurship's Optimist - U.S. News & World Report | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Social Entrepreneurship's Optimist
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We discuss the golden rule present in all religions, the concept of social equity.
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10 rules for designing emails your customers will want to read

10 rules for designing emails your customers will want to read | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Email continues to be one of the most popular ways that companies interact with their customers.
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What I've learned about creating meaningful work

What I've learned about creating meaningful work | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Working for yourself is scary stuff. When you work for someone else, it's easy to blame failings or frustrations on the boss, the company or even the customers you're forced to deal with. But when you run the show, it's all on you.
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5 Job-Hunting Survival Tips For Recent Grads

5 Job-Hunting Survival Tips For Recent Grads | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Don't let the summer slump stall your job search. Take the "work" out of networking, and get busy on social media.
There's no doubt the job market is different from what it was 15, or even 10 years ago.
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Why Creative Side Projects Are Good for You

Why Creative Side Projects Are Good for You | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
At any given time, I have a side project running. It's often a new blog or a book or a newsletter. Sometimes I try to design WordPress themes. Other times I try photography. And there's good news: side projects improve other areas of your life.
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How to Stay Productive Working From Home

How to Stay Productive Working From Home | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Distractions are plentiful when you are home, and often it’s only the most disciplined who can remain productive and efficient.
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5 Signs You're in the Wrong Profession

5 Signs You're in the Wrong Profession | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Just because you have a degree in something doesn't mean it's what you're meant to do.
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Paul McCartney & John Lennon: Why Creativity Needs Tension

Paul McCartney & John Lennon: Why Creativity Needs Tension | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Use tension to fuel creativity.
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5 Business Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know About in 2014 | Earnworthy

5 Business Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know About in 2014 | Earnworthy | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
The face of business is constantly changing. The only way to succeed is to not only stay on top of these changes, but to position yourself one step ahead of them. While everyone else is writing about the biggest business trends of 2014, I’m already thinking about 2015. How will we do business two, four, [...]
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The Top 14 Guilty Pleasure Songs You Can't Get Enough Of

The Top 14 Guilty Pleasure Songs You Can't Get Enough Of | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
In the depths of every Spotify user's sidebar is a playlist only enjoyed in private mode.
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Why is your life a blur? The brain needs simplicity & awe

Why is your life a blur? The brain needs simplicity & awe | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Photo by Ravenperch. “For freelancers, freedom in work, health in life, and community in both are the ticking hands on the new gold watch.” - Sara Horowitz, Founder of Freelancers Union Why have the last five years of your life gone by so quickly -- with just a few memories -- when you can remember the four years of high school in such glittering detail? Don’t worry, you’re not alone; researchers have found that aside from biological reasons such as changes in heart rate, metabolism, dopamine levels, etc., our minds have evolved to conserve mental energy and only focus on ...
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6 Unconventional Ways to Be More Productive

Need a boost? Check out these suggestions to get out of your rut and get more done.
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A Futuristic Office Design To Combat Your Constant Distraction

A Futuristic Office Design To Combat Your Constant Distraction | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Fluidly move from space to space, if people around you get too chatty. Need to have a focused business meeting? Take a screen-free stroll on the...
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Life is getting easier for 17 million freelancers

Life is getting easier for 17 million freelancers | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Companies and groups are starting to fill the benefits gap for freelance workers, offering access to disability and other insurance that can make project work a little more secure.
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What's The Current State Of The American Dream? (Infographic)

What's The Current State Of The American Dream? (Infographic) | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
A recent study shows we're less hopeful about achieving the "American Dream," but that the dream itself is shifting into something new.
What do we consider "living the dream" today?
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Best Way to Succeed as a Solopreneur: Go For Fewer Customers

Best Way to Succeed as a Solopreneur:  Go For Fewer Customers | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
I'm reading with interest some posts that are hot on Techmeme at the moment from Jared Sinclair and Marco Arment about succeeding with iOS apps and as a Solopreneur.  Jared's blog post is a caution...
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The Morning Routines Of The Most Successful People

The Morning Routines Of The Most Successful People | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Does your morning look like Margaret Thatcher's, or Ben Franklin's? These routines might inspire you to create your own.
Whether you're a morning person or a night owl, we all start our day at some point.
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