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Business Writing: Thank You in Advance

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Master the Art of Listening and Watch All Your Relationships.

Dumb Little Man

skip to main | skip to sidebar Dumb Little Man | Tips for Life Welcome to Dumb Little Man! Hey You. Are we really listening? The benefits? Heres how.

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39 Ways to Live, and Not Merely Exist - by Dumb Little Man

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12 Tricks Your Brain is Playing on You - by Dumb Little Man

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3 Simple Sign-up Strategies Revealed to Grow Your Email List!

Office Organization Success

c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. Driving traffic to your website is only one side of the coin; once you’ve got visitors there you then need to get them onto your list! I’d like to share three different, but very effective, sign-up page strategies with you. At The Top Of Every Web Page. Using Exit Grabber Software. Adding A PS To A Sales Page.

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Top 10 Tips for Maintaining a Positive Attitude - by Dumb Little Man

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How to Craft a Killer Elevator Pitch That Will Land You Big Business - Dumb Little Man

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10 Answers You Should Know Before Your Job Interview - by Dumb.

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7 Simple Steps to Organizing & Hosting a Successful Teleclass

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c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. One of the best ways you can grow your list practically overnight and interact with your audience is to host your own Teleclass. Just some of the reasons why teleclasses are so popular are: They show off your expertise. Easy to set up. Fun to host. You get to interact with your target market. Build your list a.k.a.

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8 Harsh Truths that Will Improve Your Life - by Dumb Little Man

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How to Discover Your Life's Purpose – 7 Questions to Ask - by Dumb.

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Seven Ways to De-Stress Instantly - by Dumb Little Man

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Business Writing: How to Follow Up on Networking Contacts

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Office Organization: 5 Steps to Setting Up Your Core Systems

Office Organization Success

c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. For many solopreneurs they think that once they’ve set themselves up in business it’s all about marketing, marketing, marketing. But there’s one very important piece of the puzzle you need to have in place before you start your marketing … and that’s your managing. CREATE your paper-based filing system. Emails!

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10 Simple Ways To Overcome Depression and Sadness - by Dumb Little Man

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9 Qualities That Will Rock Your Career - by Dumb Little Man

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Business Writing: When They Misspell Your Name

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Effectively Utilize Outlook to Increase Productivity and Save Time with These 5 Simple Tips

Office Organization Success

c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. Members of my Easy Office Organization program and my private clients know that I’m a die-hard Outlook fan. I’ve tried many email and contact management systems over the years, but keep coming back to this one tool. Because it does everything that I could possibly need in order to effectively run my business.

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Executive Assistants: Managing Your Career

Office Dynamics

Managing My Career. Excerpt from my speech at our 16th Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence). I was shocked! Why is this? ask for guidance.

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Professional Attire and Your Budget

Office Dynamics

Sheila had perfect timing. I will try to address each one the best I can. The only place that I can find quality clothes that fit me is at Talbots.

Business Writing: Holiday Greetings Made Easy

Business Writing

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Five Ways to Handle Being Personally Attacked at Work

On The Job

"Excuse me, Brianna, but I was reviewing this report and it looks like there's an error in the numbers. Uh.whatever. Oh, I'm sure he does. Please.

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Break Through a Career Plateau, and Climb to the Stars!

Office Dynamics

An excerpt from the book, Underneath It All , Written by Joan Burge. Anyone who asks that question is a go-getter! Expand your job. Ask for guidance.

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10 Ways to Make Thanksgiving Super Fun - by Dumb Little Man

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Showing Appreciation in the Workplace - Why?

Office Dynamics

Guest Blog entry by Kathy Tosoian, Office Dynamics Certified Trainer & Speaker. First, everyone craves appreciation. Give it a try! Kathy Tosoian.

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Get Organized to Get Clients

Office Organization Success

2009 has been my best year ever! c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. This article has been inspired by one of the respondents to my recent survey who commented “I need clients not organization”. It all starts with your filing system i.e. getting the papers off your desk and put away and getting the clutter off the floor.

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Happy Holidays Message from Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics

As 2009 comes to a close, I wanted to thank all of you for supporting me and all the work I have been doing to help the administrative profession. All of us at OD treasure our relationships with each and every one of you. We wish you a happy holiday and Happy New Year. this past year. The lessons learned are. have been a team for years.

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5 Ways to Effectively Manage Your Business for Successful Business Growth

Office Organization Success

c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. Let me share a secret with you that many successful online solopreneurs already know – you have to manage your business before you can market your business, and if you’ve been with me for a while you’ve no doubt heard me say this many times! Do you find projects/clients are falling through the cracks?

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Article Marketing: Repurpose Your ONE Article in 3 Easy Steps!

Office Organization Success

c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. So, you’ve written your ezine article and published it in your ezine – now what? Do you just let it sit there, never to see the light of day again, or do you repurpose it and let it really work for you to grow your list? I say the latter – repurpose your article and let it build your list! your list.

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Top 5 Automation Tools for Your Online Solo Service Business

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c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. Part of running an efficient and organized business is making full use of the technology and resources available to you. All of these tools I use in my own business today – and they’re a huge timesaver as well as creating a more streamlined and automated business for me. they provide backlinks to your blog/website.

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Email List Management: What Happens When You Choose the WRONG Email List Management Service!

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c) 2009 Tracey Lawton. Over the years I have worked with many solopreneurs helping them to create their online marketing systems and stay in touch with their audience via a regular ezine (or electronic newsletter). It’s a difficult decision, and it’s not always clear what you need to do for the best. No flexibility.

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Repurpose Your Articles: Link your article to your Social Networking Profile(s)

Office Organization Success

In a previous post I shared how you can repurpose your current articles by posting them to your blog – this will generate more traffic to your website and encourage new subscribers to your list. Don’t just leave it there though, ensure that your social networks know about your article too! This is done via the Notes feature.

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November Blogathon, A Time for Thanks, Join In the Fun

Office Dynamics

As we start the 11th month of 2009, I think back to the beginning of the year and how we were all wondering what this year would be like. Hello everyone! Most businesses started the year behind the eight ball and spiraled down for the first half of the year. Thousands of people lost their jobs and health insurance along with it.

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Solopreneurs: Are You Losing Potential Clients?

Office Organization Success

If you find yourself missing out on potential clients, contacts falling through the cracks, or not following up in a timely manner then your problem is simply a lack of an efficient contact management system! So let me ask you: 1. Are you following up efficiently and effectively when a potential client enquires about your services/programs?

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Having Your Systems in Place – What it Means for YOUR Business

Office Organization Success

What does it mean for your business when you have your core systems in place? Let’s just take a quick look at some of the benefits to your business growth when you have systems in place: You become consistent. This allow for more efficiency, effectiveness, and productivity. You become really efficient and effective. It’s easy to delegate.

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Twelve Surprising Uses for Vicks VapoRub - by Dumb Little Man

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Staying Productive When You're Working From Home - by Dumb Little Man

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Executive Perspective of the Administrative Role

Office Dynamics

In case you have not read the past few Blogs, I had interviewed two great people this year. Ken Konseco (pictured left) is the President of Harrison College (previously known as Indiana Business College) and his strategic business partner, Maria Berthiaume CPS. Here is my last Blog from their interview. Ken: "It has always been there.

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Soft Skills Necessary for Project Work

Office Dynamics

Jasmine Freeman, Joan's Chief Executive Assistant answers another question received from one of our readers: What are the soft skills you find necessary for project work? Thanks for the opportunity to share my thoughts with all of you! I really enjoyed recording this series and hope that you found them enjoyable and informative. Jasmine Freeman.

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