A Collage of Success Tips

Office Dynamics

I feel today is an especially important Monday to share these inspirational insights with you as we honor the lives lost on September 11, 2001 and think of the people affected by Hurricane Harvey and Irma this past weekend. Admin Assistant Training Career Management Interpersonal Skills Leadership Motivators Productivity Self DevelopmentI just got back from a great 2 day event called Success Live. Maybe you saw my Facebook post … or not. This event was hosted by Success magazine.

2017 131

The Digitialization of Jobs

Small Business Labs

workforce in all industries since 2001. occupations into jobs that require high, medium or low digital skills and tracks the impacts of rapid change."   The bad news is workers who don't have digital skills, or can't acquire them, face declining job options. The good news is those with digital skills tend to be paid pretty well. The mean annual wage for those with a high level of digital skills is an impressive $73,000.

2017 60

How to Get Ahead at Work Without a College Degree

Eat Your Career

You have to keep your skills up-to-date in order to keep that certification valid. I’ll give you a quick example: I earned my Bachelor’s Degree in marketing in 2001. But, if you don’t have a degree, this is certainly one way to gain new skills and demonstrate your commitment to continued growth. So, if you have experience doing the job, and you believe you have the skills necessary to be successful, apply—with or without a degree.

2019 141

9 Techniques to Delivering a Speech with Confidence

Dumb Little Man

According to a 2001 Gallup Poll, 40% of Americans admit to being afraid to speak in front of an audience; in fact, this fear ranks second only to fear of snakes. At Toastmasters’ events, members meet for a few hours and hone their communication skills by role-playing and giving either planned or impromptu speeches in front of other members.

2018 194

Day in the life: Catherine Thomas, EA, Public Health Wales

Practically Perfect PA

March 2001 saw me heading back to the UK as a single mum with 2 young children and so started my career part 2. You are well known for your networking skills, what initial steps did you take to increase your network? What does your career path look like? I left school without a clue as to what I wanted to do when I grew up. Lady Diana had just accepted a proposal from Prince Charles – Lady Diane was a nursery nurse, so I thought that was an excellent career path.

2015 161

The Assist Conference: So much to do so little time!

Practically Perfect PA

In September 2001 she set up a charity “Lessons With Love” to support the youngsters in Beit Jibrin Camp. Maria knows everything there is to know about project management and will teach attendees the skills required to lead projects and stand out within your organisation. I have the Assist Conference up and running and I can not begin to tell you the amount of lists I have produced to help me keep on top of all of the details.

2014 149

Impression Management Strategies: Are You Responding to Your Failing Business?

Dumb Little Man

CEO Jeffery Skilling and CAO Richard Causey were named in the indictment as the chief architects. When David Shepherd, Topman brand director, was asked to clarify the Topman target customer in 2001, he said: “Hooligans or whatever,” and added, “very few of our customers have to wear suits to work.

2018 155

One Client’s Transformation: From Clunky and Inefficient to Streamlined and Effective

Office Organization Success

Geoff Bateson was my very first client when I opened my doors for business in November 2001 (in fact I’d worked with Geoff for about six years on a Government-funded literacy and numeracy project). I was looking for a much smarter way of being in direct control of the content, able to take stuff down and refresh it at very short notice as new ideas emerged, and was needing to be much more self-reliant in updating my IT skills.

2012 138

9 Techniques to Delivering a Speech with Confidence

Dumb Little Man

According to a 2001 Gallup Poll, 40 percent of Americans admit to being afraid to speak in front of an audience; in fact, this fear ranks second only to fear of snakes. At Toastmasters' events, members meet for a few hours and hone their communication skills by role-playing and giving either planned or impromptu speeches in front of other members.

Featured Soloist Kathryn Vercillo: “I Feel Like I’ve Been True to My Heart”

The Solopreneur Life

Being willing to take that leap is one of my greatest skills. I am very skilled at the writing side and have a book that I am very proud of but now I have to switch gears and focus on the publicity side of my solopreneur business and that’s tough. I also make sure to spend only half the day on marketing and the other half on writing, blogging and skills I’m good at.

2012 138

Crazy, Foolish, Ridiculous

Virtual Moxie

In 2001 she was in Mumbai, India, and saw cages holding 5-year-old girls smuggled in from Nepal. Its where savvy, committed, smart and highly skilled meet spunky, shameless, gutsy, and brazen. Virtual Moxie - The Cure For The Common Virtual Assistance Practice I Want Moxie! And you can also join in the conversation about Moxie posts happening over on my Facebook page Recent Comments Stephanie on Speed is the enemy of many good things.

2010 192

Welcome to Whole Life Productivity

Simple Productivity Blog

Many things have changed since 2001. What hasn’t changed since 2001 is the focus on work. The good news is that we can take all those skills we learned while working and apply them to the rest of our lives. Welcome to a blog that is going to have a major influence on how you do things. Productivity systems have been around for ages. Planners became really popular in the 80’s and 90’s, helping people organize their time and track their tasks.

2015 138

Creating a Win/Win for Admin and Executive

Office Dynamics

Leverage your administrative team's capabilities by offering a greater variety of challenging tasks that allow them to utilize and expand their unique skill set. They are able to work faster, make fewer mistakes and better utilize their skills to meet the demands of the job. With regular training and education your administrative partner will hone their skills and network. She was previously at Intel from 1995 through 2001. Win/Win a guest blog by Pamela J. Baird.

2012 100

Content Quality and Quantity Are the Cause of Wikipedia’s Woes

Daily Writing Tips

When Wikipedia was launched in 2001, it attracted many people who found the idea of a user-generated Web resource akin to The Encyclopedia Britannica highly appealing. Call me old-fashioned, but I’d have a great deal more respect for Wikipedia if it rested securely on the foundation of professional writers and editors who are subject-matter experts (or at least highly skilled generalist writers whose expert editors catch any problems with the accuracy of the content).

2011 58

How to Protect Your Personal Brand When Your Company's Reputation Sucks

45 Things

employees, who saw their own company go through a similar reputation nightmare in 2001 when the company filed for bankruptcy and some executives ended up in jail for financial misdeeds. Just imagine, for a moment, what it must be like to be an AIG employee. Armed guards at the door. Your top executives threatened in horrific ways, even if they had nothing to do with the executive bonus debacle. Even AIG families have been threatened.

2009 40

On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Do Online Classes Make Sense for.

45 Things

For example, Kaplan University started online classes with just 34 students in 2001, and now has 54,000 students participating in its online programs. “It’s Also, the university should be responsive to the demands of a profession, keeping current on what is needed to give students the skills and knowledge they need to compete.

2009 40

Three Ways to Start a Revolution | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

My blogging provides an advertisement for my skills as a writer, blogger, and social media “definitely not an expert, but I play one on the Internet” expert. But consider that the iPod first came out in October, 2001.

2010 49

Could telecommuting be a career mistake?

45 Things

When he feared he was going to lose his job a couple of years ago, he launched a blog to showcase his communication skills and industry knowledge. I've been telecommuting full time as a programmer since 2001. Even a professional organizer might be a good investment to teach you some important skills.

Will This Tough Job Market Change Generation Y?

45 Things

With their technology skills and great social networking abilities, GenY ( born roughly between 1980-2003) previously have found employers willing to meet their expectations. Like the rest of job hunters, Generation Y has found jobs can be tough to come by, even with their skills. Further, now almost one-third of applicants are trying to get jobs below their skills level, a jump of 25 percent from the pre-recession level. Then the 2001 recession hit the Telecom and IT sector.

2009 40

VA Industry Leaders: a conversation

Loosely Speaking

What outstanding new skills have you acquired during your years as an entrepreneur? That was in 2001. Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs VA Industry Leaders: a conversation Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 10:49 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Virtual Assistant Resources What if you could eavesdrop on a conversation between a number of industry leaders as they join together to talk about where they’ve been and where they’re headed?

2008 100