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20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches

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Is Your Manager Setting You Up to Fail?

On The Job

Recently I ran into a friend of mine who told me he's quitting his job and going back to school to become a registered nurse. I was a bit surprised: Quit a job in this economy? Take on more student loan debt? The position that he had fought so hard to get had become an anvil around his neck. Then, a third was laid off," he said. "I She told me no.

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9 Secret Ways to Persuade and Influence People | Dumb Little Man

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5 Tasks You Can Delegate to Free Up Your Time

Office Organization Success

c) Copyright 2008. Very often solopreneurs owners know they have a need to partner with a Virtual Assistant (VA), but are not really sure how a virtual assistant can help them grow their business – they don’t fully understand what services the VA provides. Need to send seasonal cards to your clients? 3 Sending out your promotions.

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3 Key Lessons We Can Learn From the One Minute Manager - by Dumb.

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20 Places to Find a Top Notch Virtual Assistant - by Dumb Little Man

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2008 40

Turn Yourself Into a Savvy Buyer While Christmas Shopping - by.

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2008 40

Blog Action Day 2008

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It’s a confusing time when some of those who freely give of their own time and talents may be facing financial challenges of their own.

Impress the Hiring Manager -- and the Receptionist

On The Job

You stroll into the job interview, feeling pretty confident. You’re got the qualifications the employer is looking for, and believe you really connected with the hiring manager. When you leave, you expect to be getting a call soon. You feel you’ve got this job in the bag. But after you leave, something happens. That office tour you were given?

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5 Reasons To Travel When You're Young - by Dumb Little Man

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What To Do If You Lose Your Job! | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

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by Stefan Töpfer on Dec 29, 2008 These days many ask, what to do if you lose your job? E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer!

2008 11

Six Lessons You Learn By Playing Santa - by Dumb Little Man

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2008 29

No Business Plan Needed To Start Small Business! | THE SMALL.

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own a franchise Said on January 24th, 2008 at 5:48 am I remembered one of my friends when I read your last line. E-Mail me or follow me. In my.

2008 11

On the needles October 2008

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Thanks, Christopher Sue Comment // October 22nd, 2008 // 9:39 am Katie, I wholeheartedly empathize with your knitting situation as mine is the same.

10 Ways to Ruin Your Health and Die Young - by Dumb Little Man

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2008 26

5 Ways To Find, Hire, and Use a Virtual Assistant - by Dumb Little Man

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2008 26

Mountains of Snow: Ottawa Snowbanks March 2008

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2008 Organizing Awards: Vote Now!

Clutter Coach

The post 2008 Organizing Awards: Vote Now! by John Trosko , president of NAPO in LA, just reminded me that it’s time to vote for your favorite organizing product, helpful organizing technology, best organizing TV show, and more! Voting is open to the public and continues through December 31. appeared first on Clutter Coach. Events

Thinking Outside the Job Description Box

Laughing all the Way to Work

Today’s assistants are computer savvy, smart and up-and-coming, and consider themselves professionals in the workplace. They are no longer stuck within the job description box, but have the freedom to break out of the mould and redefine their roles and sometimes even change their careers. Here are some ideas to get you thinking in that direction.

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Workplace Trends for 2008

On The Job

Since I began doing my syndicated workplace column more than 15 years ago, I've often interviewed Gerald Celente, founder of The Trends Research Institute , about workplace trends in the coming year. When I spoke with him recently, he told me that a large newspaper that normally also interviews him wouldn't be doing so this year. del.icio.us.

The team with one member

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I am the team! The Myth that teamwork is more productive than individual work. There are no handoffs to other individuals. No personality conflicts".

2008 13

Why I love my job?

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© Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 13 September, 2008 Why I love my job? Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Who knew?

2008 11

Best of … Blog Action Day 2008

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Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Best of … Blog Action Day 2008 Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 3:50 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging Whether on- or off-topic for your blog, there are times when participation in a group blog project just feels right. Blog Action Day is one of those for me.

Do You Have a Spineless Career?

On The Job

When was the last time you did something courageous at work? Bill Treasurer is a workplace courage expert, but he's also a former member of the U.S.

2008 11

Biology and High Performance Teams

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The Plexus Institute is a not-for-profit organization on the application of Complex Systems to HealthCare. To listen to the call. About Ken Thompson.

2008 11

Great Team Leaders: Chess or Draughts players?

BioTeams

Image: [link]. Mediocre leaders play draughts with their workers - they assume we all move in the same way and are motivated by the same things.

2008 11

The 2008 Holiday Giveaway Event … Grab your free gifts!

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Click here to claim your gifts from the 2008 Holiday Giveaway. One of the joys of the holiday season is giving. Sharing with others is one of the true joys of life. So in the spirit of giving, I asked some of my friends and business associates what gifts they had that they could share with others. But get your gifts now. They are all free.

10 Ways to Create a Work Environment That Drags You Down - by Dumb.

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2008 14

Labelling The Features In Microsoft Word

Professional Assistant Blog

Do you have trouble using the text box feature to place anchored text where you prefer, so that it shows up in a particular area of the page?

Using Subtotals Function in Microsoft Excel

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The spreadsheet might contain other types of data, but is similar to this example? Click Data, then Sort, then sort by the firm name.

Feeling Like What You Do Is Never Enough

On The Job

Why are you working so much? C'mon, I know it's true. You're on your Blackberry at the dinner table, you get up at 4 a.m. just to answer a few e-mails and you've never been in a car without the cell phone to your ear. This is above and beyond the long hours you put in at your desk. So, again I ask you: Why are you working so much? Make choices.

The Performance Appraisal: How are you Performing?

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I don’t look forward to filling out my performance appraisal form, especially the self evaluation part. My mind seems to go completely blank when it comes to listing my achievements and what goals I want to accomplish. It reminds me of when I went to a doctor’s appointment while I was pregnant. Don’t let it sneak up on you? What are Your Goals?

The Art of Minute Taking

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Minute taking is an art! Anyone who is good at it is to be commended. I have never had to take minutes, but I almost did many years ago. My boss came to my desk and told me he needed me to take minutes for a meeting. I was not aware of the meeting so I wasn't prepared. As my boss and I entered the meeting room I heard, “Surprise”! Whew!

Power Up Your PowerPoint With Templates!

Professional Assistant Blog

By The Professional Assistant on Friday, October 10, 2008 Filed Under: MS-PowerPoint D o you want to change the way your Microsoft PowerPoint templates look? www.conetrees.com/2008/10/downloads/clean-elegant-presentation-template Posted on 12 October, 2008 1:34 PM The Professional Assistant Hi Feng Liang, Thanks for the comment.

Kallout To Research Information

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Home About Me Advertise Kallout To Research Information By The Professional Assistant on Monday, October 20, 2008 Filed Under: MS-Word , Productivity , Research Y ou’re reading an article for some research that you are doing for our boss. You come across a piece of text that you are unfamiliar with. Whats next? Thanks Richard.

Need To Create a PDF? Don't Have the Software? Don't Panic!

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By The Professional Assistant on Wednesday, October 15, 2008 Filed Under: MS-Access , MS-Excel , MS-Outlook , MS-PowerPoint , MS-Word , Productivity Y ou receive an e-mail from your manager. Home About Me Advertise Need To Create a PDF? Dont Have the Software? Dont Panic! Now select Microsoft Office Document Image Writer. Whats next?

Seminars for Professional Assistants

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Home About Me Advertise Seminars for Professional Assistants By The Professional Assistant on Wednesday, July 16, 2008 Filed Under: Networking , Productivity A re you looking to improve your skills and catch up with the latest office trends ? Try this link: [link] Thanks, Richard Posted on 26 August, 2008 10:54 AM Cathy Clifton, CMP, CMM Hi.

Is Your Boss Not Giving You Enough Work?

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By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, October 30, 2008 Filed Under: Meetings , Organize , Productivity D o you find yourself being bored out of your mind at times with nothing to do? Posted on 30 October, 2008 9:35 AM The Professional Assistant Hi, Great comment! Home About Me Advertise Is Your Boss Not Giving You Enough Work?

Break The Routine, Inspire Yourself!

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By The Professional Assistant on Wednesday, October 08, 2008 Filed Under: Productivity A re you the type of person that comes into the office each and every day, thinking that its just going to be another boring day, nothing changes and its always the same thing day in and day out? Home About Me Advertise Break The Routine, Inspire Yourself!

Men Wearing Shorts At The Office?

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By The Professional Assistant on Monday, August 18, 2008 Filed Under: Meetings , Productivity O k, I am sure that the title of this post drew you in. Posted on 20 August, 2008 11:45 AM The Professional Assistant Hi Jodith, I completely agree. Home About Me Advertise Men Wearing Shorts At The Office? I couldn’t believe it either.