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Be Ready for Anything the Day Brings: The Best Smartphone Apps for Busy Mothers

Your mobile devices can be invaluable when you’re raising kids, not only can they help you remember all the things you have to do, it can also store information, give you alerts and keep you sane. These apps will help busy moms with kids of all ages manage their days, dress them right and be ready for anything that comes their way.

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The Four Stages of a Career Setback

Over the course of your career, you’re bound to have a few startling setbacks. In my new book, A Leadership Kick in the Ass, I explain why setbacks and failures often provide valuable lessons that can actually enhance your career. Career butt-kicks share a four common stages, each of which is described below.

1. Comfortable oblivion: Prior to the setback, you are blind to your own behavior. Life is going swimmingly and you are blithely unaware of the impending insult. Oftentimes you are full of confidence. You can quickly marshal the facts that support the value you’re adding to the organization you serve. You view yourself as competent, aware, and deserving. [Read more…]

The Importance of Teaching Children How to Manage Money

Many young adults get their first real lesson in budgeting when they head off to college or rent their first apartment. This is when they realize that a dollar doesn’t go as far as they thought. After paying the rent, utilities, a car payment and food, they find out quickly that coming up and sticking to a budget is the only way to survive.

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What To Do When Your Small Gig Takes Off

You’ve worked incredibly hard, stealing every moment you could find to build your business. There were days when you seriously considered giving up and moments when you were positive that the business would ultimately amount to little more than a hobby. But no! You were wrong and now you and what you have to offer are in serious demand. Congratulations! And don’t worry, it’s totally normal to react to your business’s popularity exploding the same way you reacted when your kids learned to crawl and walk: excitement immediately followed by horror and feeling overwhelmed with all of the decisions you suddenly have to make.

What To Do When Your Small Gig Takes Off

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Helpful Tips For New Moms

Motherhood. The most natural, and yet utterly terrifying, prospect on the planet. Despite having nine months to prepare for your baby’s arrival those last few weeks and days are still likely to pass by in a panicked blur; is there anything you’ve forgotten? What was that one useful tip your own mother gave you? What the hell is that pump for again? From impossible onesie fasteners and complicated instructions for sterilizers, to a baby that refuses to sleep unless it’s held, the days and weeks ahead look set to get a whole lot more interesting. Just how prepared are you?

Helpful Tips For Moms

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Creative and Useful Ways to Market Your Hobby

Whether you are looking for unique ways to make some extra cash on the side or are interested in starting your own business, it will be beneficial for you to market your hobby. Marketing sounds tedious and difficult. However, it is actually quite simple with a little bit of creativity. Here you will find creative ways to market small business as well as unique ideas you may never have thought of. Your creative small business deserves a marketing tactic as unique as you are! Perhaps the most crucial way to gain your clients and keep them is through small gestures.

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What You Need to Know Before Purchasing a New Home

Buying a house gives you pleasure and joy. Why not? It takes a lot of time, effort, and money before you can finally say that you are prepared to purchase one, so being there looking for a new house is truly an exciting moment. However, this milestone in your life needs to be taken seriously.

Buying a residential property anywhere could be the biggest investment of your life, thus, you really need to prepare for it. It will be a giant leap that will cost you a lot, but will always be worth it, especially if you choose the ideal home for you and your family.

Whether you choose to migrate in the United States, Asia, or Australia, there is a home that will fit all your needs. In fact, there are houses for sale in Queensland and other cities from across the globe that are situated in a very family-friendly community.

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5 Tips To Save Money On Your Bills While Working From Home

With the advancement of technology there are more and more ways to save money around the household, whether by using energy saving appliances, bundling services and researching phone deals, or reducing your water consumption. And for those who are debating whether or not working from home might be another way to cut back on costs, there are plenty of ways that today’s tech tools can keep your business functioning efficiently from any location. Here are just five great tips that will help you save money and time in your household.

With the advancement of technology there are more and more ways to save money around the household, whether by using energy saving appliances, bundling services and researching phone deals, or reducing your water consumption. And for those who are debating whether or not working from home might be another way to cut back on costs, there are plenty of ways that today’s tech tools can keep your business functioning efficiently from any location. Here are just five great tips that will help you save money and time in your household. [Read more…]

How To Use Internal Flights In Europe And Tips For Travel With Kids

If you’re day dreaming of getting away with the family this summer, but don’t want to break the bank, there are lots of domestic flight options and booking tips that mean that dream may just become reality. Let the countdown to summer holidays begin!

Using Domestic Flights in Europe and Travelling With Kids

 

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Treat Your Freelancing Career as a True Business

Remember when you had a nine-to-five job that was killing you? It messed with your internal circadian biological clock. It exhausted you, depressed you, and made you irritable most of the time. You had no time to exercise, unwind, or enjoy your family life.

It even forced you to ask heartbreaking questions about the meaning of life.

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