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Why and How to Conduct a Patent Search

Have you ever had an idea that you thought was simply brilliant and possibly the next “big thing”? Maybe it was something that came to you in a flash or perhaps it’s an idea for an invention that you’ve been fleshing out for several years.  Once you are reasonably certain that your idea has merit, […]

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Out & About: Staying Active in Later Life

(Image Source: Flickr) While there are still many elements of ageing that scientists don’t quite understand, one aspect that is apparent is that functional decline in old age – reduced cognitive ability and limited mobility, for example – can often be directly attributed to a lack of socialisation and minimal physical activity. While getting out […]

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How Do I Monetize an Invention Idea?

The lightbulb moment has happened, you’ve done your research, and decided that, yes, that idea for an invention is definitely a good one. Now what? Before you sign up to appear on the next season of Dragons’ Den, take a deep breath because you’re in for a journey. An inventor’s journey involves designing, protecting, and […]

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Today’s Wealth Creation is in the HOW as Opposed to the WHY

While many honest, hard-working and tax-paying individuals realistically don’t aspire to rub shoulders with the one percenters of this world, a few extra quid in the bank would always come in handy. I mean let’s be real here; if you could literally choose an activity to occupy yourself with daily to replace your regular day […]

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I started Dumb Little Man many years ago so great authors, writers and bloggers could share their life "hacks" and tips for success with everyone. I hope you find something you like! How to Password Protect a File or Folder in Mac OS X Leopard

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Achieve Success Through an Entrepreneurial Mindset

The truth is you don’t have to actually be an entrepreneur nor own your own business in order to benefit greatly from adopting an entrepreneurial mindset. There is no denying that for the majority of people these are uncertain times. Industry shakeups are common, as is career change, either of our own choosing or those […]

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I started Dumb Little Man many years ago so great authors, writers and bloggers could share their life "hacks" and tips for success with everyone. I hope you find something you like! How to Password Protect a File or Folder in Mac OS X Leopard

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Remain motivated while between jobs

Regardless of the fact that you lost your job or simply you feel the need for a change, any given individual will find themselves looking for a new position, in a new company at a certain moment in life. Being on a job hunt can be a bit of a challenge even if you are […]

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I started Dumb Little Man many years ago so great authors, writers and bloggers could share their life "hacks" and tips for success with everyone. I hope you find something you like! How to Password Protect a File or Folder in Mac OS X Leopard

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4 Simple Steps to Having The Most Productive Day

Have you ever gotten to the end of a day and wondered what on earth it was you achieved? Have you taken a look at a recent 24-hour period and gotten shocked at how so many hours passed without you having anything to show for them? I have seen worse. When I was much younger, […]

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I started Dumb Little Man many years ago so great authors, writers and bloggers could share their life "hacks" and tips for success with everyone. I hope you find something you like! How to Password Protect a File or Folder in Mac OS X Leopard

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