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Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Effective Communication Skills Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on June 28, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. How many of the items on your list apply specifically to the communication skill of persuasion?

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Do Bad Managers Make Us Perform Better?

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Thursday, July 2, 2009 Do Bad Managers Make Us Perform Better? July 2, 2009 1:44 PM Anita said. July 2, 2009 1:55 PM Jennifer said.

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Confessions of a Micro-Manager

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 4 October, 2009 Confessions of a Micro-Manager Who would want to work for a micro-manager?

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Managing your Boss's Inbox

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 29 August, 2009 Managing your Bosss Inbox Nowadays our bosses are busy almost 24/7 and in order to cope they need our help managing their e-mail account. Your role may be just to unclutter their Inbox so they can better manage the important items. August 31, 2009 Suzanne said.

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Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence, What It Takes

Office Dynamics

This year's conference will be held at Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 21 -23, 2009. Attendees this year are expected to walk away with these learner outcomes: Develop advanced business skills that enable you to contribute in new ways to your organization’s success.

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Happy New Year! Now don't forget to put the correct year on your.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 1 January, 2009 Happy New Year! As we head into the New Year it will be easy to forget and put 2008 instead of 2009.

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Small Business world News Round-up - 2009/10/27

The Small Business Blog

WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! 6 days ago RT @ WinWeb Focus on Your Small Business Goals - [link] 6 days ago Perluondo: "They're exactly the demographics I'm looking for." E-Mail me or follow me.

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Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence, What It Takes

Office Dynamics

This year's conference will be held at Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 21 -23, 2009. Attendees this year are expected to walk away with these learner outcomes: Develop advanced business skills that enable you to contribute in new ways to your organization’s success.

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What Are You Thankful For?

The Office Professionals Place

Wednesday, November 25, 2009 What Are You Thankful For? The holidays are quickly approaching and this is the time of year when we reflect on our successes and goals and also begin thinking about what we can do to reach the next level the following year.

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Motivation to be Motivated

The Office Professionals Place

Thursday, September 17, 2009 Motivation to be Motivated Motivation is an important skill that yields results. Suggest ideas on how to acquire the same results or goal but from a different prospective.

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Do you like what you do?

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 5 December, 2009 Do you like what you do? ► August (4) Managing your Boss's Inbox Nice ways to say, "Hurry up!"

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You Can Be the Leader You Were Born to Be

The Office Professionals Place

Monday, September 7, 2009 You Can Be the Leader You Were Born to Be Are you afraid to become a leader because you are afraid of what people will think of you? Here are 7 tips you can use when developing your leadership skills: 1. Develop a plan and set goals.

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Project Managment Planning Time | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

And it’s sweet because now I get to discuss my ultimate, favorite topic: T, for Time-based, which has a great deal to do with project management. And project management is what I do best. I could throw the text book definition of project management at you… Project management is the discipline of planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives. …

5 tips for Sourcing Employee Training for Small Businesses

The Small Business Blog

WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! 6 days ago RT @ WinWeb Focus on Your Small Business Goals - [link] 6 days ago Perluondo: "They're exactly the demographics I'm looking for." E-Mail me or follow me.

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Top 5 Tips on Making Big Changes

The Small Business Blog

WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! 6 days ago RT @ WinWeb Focus on Your Small Business Goals - [link] 6 days ago Perluondo: "They're exactly the demographics I'm looking for." E-Mail me or follow me.

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A twelve step program to survive as an Admin

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 31 October, 2009 A twelve step program to survive as an Admin My grandson has started walking.

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Meetings Plus: Taking them offline

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 19 December, 2009 Meetings Plus: Taking them offline I organize a lot of meetings in a day, week, month; heck, even into next year.

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10 gifts to give your career

On The Job

Your resume should always be able to reflect that you’ve kept up on the latest training and skills. Becoming too comfortable in your career and with your skills can set you up for problems if you suddenly find yourself out of work. December 28, 2009 10:20 AM Anita said.

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Preparing your boss for meetings away from the office or at home

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Join us at the luxurious Palazzo Versace on the Gold Coast for an amazing end of year get away and your chance to network, learn and advance your skills in style!

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Too much information.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 7 November, 2009 Too much information. ▼ 2009 (58) ► December (5) Office Confidential: Just for fun to start your Ne.

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Will This Tough Job Market Change Generation Y?

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Tuesday, December 1, 2009 Will This Tough Job Market Change Generation Y? December 1, 2009 11:21 AM Bret Simmons said.

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What to Do When You've Run Off Into a Career Ditch

On The Job

Think about what it felt like when you succeeded -- what did it take for you to achieve that goal? Dont ever think your skills and abilities arent worth telling others about, and that you dont have something worthwhile to offer. link] September 20, 2009 8:52 AM Anita said.

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Keep your Inbox running on empty

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Join us at the luxurious Palazzo Versace on the Gold Coast for an amazing end of year get away and your chance to network, learn and advance your skills in style!

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On the job tips for new Admins.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 12 December, 2009 On the job tips for new Admins. Eve December 13, 2009 Patricia Robb said. Patricia December 13, 2009 danielle.mcgaw said. December 23, 2009 Anonymoussaid. ▼ 2009 (58) ▼ December (5) Office Confidential: Just for fun to start your Ne.

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Executive Assistant Certificate Programs vs. Certification

Office Dynamics

But that does not guarantee an individual is actually using the skills. First, you really have to identify your career goals. Career ManagementCorleen writes, "I'm a Senior Level Executive Assistant. I am just beginning to investigate some type of certification and am wondering if you can direct me. I've looked at the IAAP membership and certifications. My supervisor would like me to obtain some type of certification and I'm confused on where to begin.".

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Who's Got Your Back? Building Trust.

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Monday, May 11, 2009 Whos Got Your Back? Those leadership skills -- where we went it alone -- arent working today."

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Atlanta, Georgia: The City that Smiles

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Join us at the luxurious Palazzo Versace on the Gold Coast for an amazing end of year get away and your chance to network, learn and advance your skills in style!

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The Little Engine That Could.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 21 November, 2009 The Little Engine That Could.

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Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Today's.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 23 August, 2009 Nice ways to say, "Hurry up!" ▼ August (4) Managing your Boss's Inbox Nice ways to say, "Hurry up!"

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A funny thing happened on the way to the office.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 27 June, 2009 A funny thing happened on the way to the office.

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Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Today's.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 31 December, 2009 Office Confidential: Just for fun to start your New Year off with a laugh These are excerpts from a presentation I gave to my local International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) Chapter dinner meeting. December 31, 2009 Jules Cooper said.

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Colour Coding Works.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 23 June, 2009 Colour Coding Works. ▼ 2009 (58) ► December (5) Office Confidential: Just for fun to start your Ne.

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Need a Shove?

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Monday, June 29, 2009 Need a Shove? June 29, 2009 3:43 PM Anita said. June 29, 2009 3:55 PM Ian Tang said.

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Go with your gut feeling!

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 31 May, 2009 Go with your gut feeling! ▼ 2009 (58) ► December (5) Office Confidential: Just for fun to start your Ne.

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Warning! Warning! Incoming text message.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 16 August, 2009 Warning! ▼ 2009 (58) ► December (5) Office Confidential: Just for fun to start your Ne.

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It's all in how you feel

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 8 August, 2009 Its all in how you feel Remember when you were younger and got a new pair of running shoes?

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Them that can't, teach

Virtual Moxie

Main | The Holy Shit Factor » August 11, 2009 Them that cant, teach Another item from the AssistU community… One of our VAs writes a blog about being a mompreneur and is pretty darn open about the challenges of balancing her family and her business. woman who manages her family and runs a successful biz is JUST who I want working with me!" Its where savvy, committed, smart and highly skilled meet spunky, shameless, gutsy, and brazen.

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Openly Communicate with Your Administrative Assistant

Office Dynamics

If you are like most managers, it’s been awhile. And if you are like most managers, you hold in the things that bother you that your assistant isn’t doing to your liking. All managers have one or several things in this category. e-mail are managed as you would like. State to your assistant that this meeting is an opportunity to improve your relationship and to set goals so the two of you can work better together.

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Openly Communicate with Your Administrative Assistant

Office Dynamics

If you are like most managers, it’s been awhile. And if you are like most managers, you hold in the things that bother you that your assistant isn’t doing to your liking. All managers have one or several things in this category. e-mail are managed as you would like. State to your assistant that this meeting is an opportunity to improve your relationship and to set goals so the two of you can work better together.

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When taking initiative isn't the best thing.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 1 May, 2009 When taking initiative isnt the best thing.

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The importance of having someone to talk to

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 11 July, 2009 The importance of having someone to talk to Recently, I met with a former colleague for an inpromptu lunch.

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Happy Administrative Professionals' Day!

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 22 April, 2009 Happy Administrative Professionals Day!

Psst! I'm in a bad mood, pass it on.

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 5 July, 2009 Psst! ▼ 2009 (58) ► December (5) Office Confidential: Just for fun to start your Ne.

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