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    1. Beacon Sales and Marketing | Mission Viejo, CA - Business Travel: How COVID-19 Changes Everything

      Beacon Sales and Marketing | Mission Viejo, CA - Business Travel: How COVID-19 Changes Everything

      “Business as usual.” The common phrase people use when everything resets and goes back to a normal routine. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the safety of employees as the number one priority, business travel will not be normal again, and our usual regimen will shift dramatically.

      Here is a picture of what business travel (or any travel, for that matter!) will look like in the upcoming months and even years.

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    2. 10 Year-End Tax Tips

      10 Year-End Tax Tips

      10 Year-End Tax Tips With the winter holidays looming, the clock is ticking for taxpayers who want to minimize what they will pay next spring. Many money-saving tax strategies need to be implemented by Dec. 31 to have an effect on tax filing in the spring. "Proper tax planning is taxpayer specific, and one strategy may not work for all," says Bhakti Shah, vice president and tax planning manager for wealth management firm Beacon Trust in Morristown, New Jersey.

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    3. Huge Selection of Holiday Gifts for you and your business

      Huge Selection of Holiday Gifts for you and your business

      Visit the Beacon web site for Holiday Gift Ideas, thousands to choose from.

      Time is running out to receive your custom labeled gifts and mail them out.  The cost to ship gifts can be very expensive.  You want to make sure you receive your customer and employee gifts plenty early so you can ship them out by ground.  UPS is forecasting December 15th as the last day you can ship an item and it arriving by Christmas.  Contact us to help you find the right gift for you.

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    4. 6 Tips for In-Person Networking During the Covid-19 Era

      6 Tips for In-Person Networking During the Covid-19 Era

      This article was written by Elizabeth Harris, a member of the Entrepreneur NEXT powered by Assemble content team. Entrepreneur NEXT powered by Assemble is freelance matching platform leading the future of work. If you’re struggling to find, vet, and hire the right freelancers for your business, Entrepreneur NEXT will help you hire the freelancers you need, exactly when you need them.

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    5. Neurostimulation of Tongue Relieves Tinnitus Symptoms

      Neurostimulation of Tongue Relieves Tinnitus Symptoms

      Tinnitus, the sensation of ringing in the ears, is one of the most common medical conditions. Approximately 15% of the population suffers from it, but the nature of this malady makes it difficult to study and find therapeutic options. Now, a multinational collaboration of researchers has shown that a neurostimulation system made by Neuromod Devices Limited, an Irish company, can significantly reduce the symptoms of tinnitus. 

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    6. Customers Support Mission Viejo Yogurt Shop Threatened In Viral Video

      Customers Support Mission Viejo Yogurt Shop Threatened In Viral Video

      When the couple threatened to sue her personally for violating the Constitution, the yogurt shop co-owner began recording — for her own protection.

      Tabla said other nearby business owners told her that the couple had threatened to sue them as well for requiring masks as mandated by local public health orders. She shared the video with a friend who posted it on social media.

      Tabla said she has struggled to stay open during the coronavirus pandemic and was disheartened when the couple returned Wednesday demanding she sign papers that state it is unlawful to require customers to wear face coverings.

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    7. Employers sought for Fall 2020 Job Fair

      Employers sought for Fall 2020 Job Fair

      Employers are sought to take part in a local job fair serving the community of Mission Viejo. Hosted by Saddleback Church and the Mission Viejo Chamber of Commerce, the fall Job Fair will take place at the Norman P. Murray Community Center at 24932 Veterans Way. The date and time will be determined based on the response from prospective employers.

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    8. Bob Meyer to present at Mission Viejo Chamber of Commerce Lunch and Learn

      I have been asked to give a presentation on Prospecting and the Sales Funnel that focusses on the small and medium size business.  I will be sharing ideas and examples on how small and medium size businesses can set up a duplicatable and on-going prospecting tool that continues to spit out leads.

      Everyone is invited to this free even, but you have to register.

      Register Here
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    9. 3 Medicare Open Enrollment Myths That Could Cost You

      3 Medicare Open Enrollment Myths That Could Cost You

      States in the Northeast are struggling to hire poll watchers. Here's how they are finding people Broadway Shows Extend Coronavirus Suspension Through May 30 3 Medicare Open Enrollment Myths That Could Cost You We're less than one week away from the start of open enrollment , the period when Medicare beneficiaries can make important changes to their coverage. If you're already on Medicare, it's important that you seize the opportunity to lower your out-of-pocket healthcare costs in 2021.

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    10. Best time of the year to buy calendars

      Best time of the year to buy calendars

      Wouldn't you like to have your customers, prospects, and friends see you contact information every day?  Give them a yearly calendar.

      Your calendar on their desk assures you that they can find you when they need you next.

      PLUS, Beacon is offering a 10% discount on any order that reference this article from now to the end of Oct.

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    11. Automate your Prospecting - Spend more time closing deals

      Automate your Prospecting - Spend more time closing deals

      Do you have a great marketing plan in place? Are you looking for something new?

      Are you looking for something new to move people through your sales funnel? Although they’ve been around for years, many companies are rediscovering the ways that promotional products can be the stars of their marketing programs.

      Branded with your company logo and contact information, promotional products can be a very effective aide in moving people from the top of your sales funnel to your customer list. Let’s look at some of the ways you can use promotional products in your marketing mix…

       

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    12. Los Angeles-Orange County’s 16.8% joblessness rate highest in U.S.

      Los Angeles-Orange County’s 16.8% joblessness rate highest in U.S.

      Los Angeles and Orange counties in July had the highest unemployment rate among the nation’s largest metropolitan areas as stiff pandemic limitations throttled businesses.

      My trusty spreadsheet, filled with a Bureau of Labor Statistics ranking of 51 regions with 1 million or more residents, tells me L.A.-O.C.’s 16.8% joblessness ranked No. 1 ahead of 16.4% in New York and Las Vegas. All three cities depend heavily on tourism, an industry hard-hit by pandemic-related lockdowns. Boston at 15.5% was next; then came Orlando at 15.3%, another tourism-heavy economy.

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    13. 4 Things To Consider Before Joining A Mastermind Group

      4 Things To Consider Before Joining A Mastermind Group

      Entrepreneurship is full of challenges. The odds seem constantly stacked up against us, and we're often left feeling alone and in the dark. Too many give up. But that's often because entrepreneurs lack a basic resource — something that can help keep us motivated, focused, and full of ideas.

      What's that resource? It's a network of likeminded people who share what they know.

      And where can you find that network? Here's one great way: .

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    14. What’s Open, What’s Closed in Orange County

      What’s Open, What’s Closed in Orange County

      Tuesday’s reveal Orange County could move to the next phase of reopening brings a fresh set of lifts on various operations restrictions.

      Here, a listing by sector of what businesses may reopen in line with state health and safety precautions with OC’s move into the red or “substantial” tier of California’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy.

      Full, industry-specific guidance on reopening with safety modifications and practices can be found here.

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    15. Orange County aims to reopen all schools after Sept. 6 and stay off state watchlist | KTLA

      Orange County aims to reopen all schools after Sept. 6 and stay off state watchlist | KTLA

      All Orange County schools could reopen for in-person classes sometime after Sept. 6 if coronavirus cases and hospitalizations remain below levels required by the state, health officials said Thursday.

      On Sunday, the region took its biggest step yet toward getting rates of infection down and inching closer to reopening indoor businesses and other public places. The county was removed from California’s list of counties being monitored for troubling rates of infection and deaths.

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    16. How to Meditate With a Simple 10-Minute Meditation for Beginners

      How to Meditate With a Simple 10-Minute Meditation for Beginners

      We've all been there: The clock strikes midnight, and our thoughts race on as if we'd just walked into the office with our first cup of coffee . Sleep ? Never heard of her, minus a few quick minutes of shut-eye in between the tossing and turning. This scenario is all too common for many. It's incredibly challenging to calm down a racing mind after a full day of working, parenting, and taking care of other responsibilities, not to mention a pandemic .

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    17. OC Could be Removed From State Coronavirus Watchlist, Potentially Allowing More ReopeningsVoice of OC

      OC Could be Removed From State Coronavirus Watchlist, Potentially Allowing More ReopeningsVoice of OC

      Orange County is slated to be removed from the state coronavirus watchlist if trends hold steady, which could potentially lead to more business and school classroom reopenings.

      “Late yesterday we received confirmation from the State that August 19 was the first day that Orange County is below all of the State’s data monitoring thresholds. As a reminder, we need to maintain this status for three consecutive days in order to be removed from the County Monitoring List,” county health officer Dr. Clayton Chau said in a Thursday email. 

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    18. Do these 5 things and you’ll become happier as you age

      Do these 5 things and you’ll become happier as you age

      Women face a lot as they get older: harmful cultural stereotypes, ageism, misogyny, to name a few. But Pipher urges us to remember we have the capacity to make it a better journey.

      “Women in their sixties and early seventies are crossing a border,” she writes. “And everything interesting happens at a border.”

      Here are the five important insights from her book that may help you navigate your own journey through getting older.

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    19. Economy drops at a 32.9% rate

      Economy drops at a 32.9% rate

      The U.S. economy plunged by an historic 32.9 percent annual rate for the second quarter of 2020, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis in a report released Thursday.

      That decline is the worst since the Commerce Department started measuring the gross domestic product in 1947. The effects of the coronavirus are being blamed for the downturn. “We expect it will take years for that damage to be fully recovered,” said economist Andrew Hunter.

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