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Register for the December event, End-of-Year Reflection & Celebration: Sending 2015 Off With a Bang! Join Joan Burge as she shares personal insights from 2015 and offers helpful guidance for setting yourself up for success in the coming year.

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Celebrating Administrative Professionals

Office Dynamics

Administrative Assistants Rock! Join our April Blog-A-Thon. April is just around the corner and we love celebrating administrative professionals! This is the month we can (and will) celebrate in a big way.

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Qualities Of A Great Assistant

Office Dynamics

Great networking skills. What qualities do assistants think you need to be a great assistant? Many times in my live workshops and seminars for executive and administrative assistants, I ask the participant to create a list of qualities, attributes, and attitudes of star-performing assistants.

2015 219

Who Is Office Dynamics International?

Office Dynamics

At Office Dynamics International we are celebrating 25 years of serving the administrative profession. Perhaps you’ve known us for a long time or you’re new around here. Either way, we want you to know who we are and what we believe. We Passionately Believe.

Blog-a-Thon Bonus Announcement

Office Dynamics

BONUS BONUS BONUS!!! Get Bonus Entries In Our Blog-a-Thon For The Administrative Profession. For those of you who are participating in our blog-a-thon this April we want to give you even more ways to get entered to win. Announcing BONUS entries with social sharing.

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Living Your BIG & Bold Life [Upcoming Event]

Office Dynamics

May 7, 2015. Announcement: Our next free webinar in our celebration series is open for registration. Living Your BIG & Bold Life with Joan Burge. 10:00 – 11:00 AM Pacific Time. Register Now, It’s a free event! Working women hold a unique position in our society.

2015 172

Understanding (And Countering) The Cost of Downtime

Dumb Little Man

While you can start investing in network and server monitoring, it’s also important to understand how we became so reliant on this technology and the cost of downtime. It usually costs over $10,000 for each hour of downtime.

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Looking Forward With Intention [Free Webinar for Assistants]

Office Dynamics

Here at Office Dynamics International, as we wrap up this 25th year of business, we’re feeling both grateful and overwhelmed with all we’ve experienced in 2015. For this final session of the year, we’re sending 2015 off with a bang! December 3, 2015, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

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7 Simple Steps to Organizing & Hosting a Successful Teleclass

Office Organization Success

And it’s a very simple, yet low-cost marketing strategy that you can implement on a regular basis to reach your target market. Announce your Teleclass to your subscribers and post to the various Teleclass announcement sites and your networking groups. c) 2015 Tracey Lawton.

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5 Ways to Significantly Increase Attendance of Your Free Teleclass

Office Organization Success

And hosting a free teleclass is low to zero cost to you too! c) 2015 Tracey Lawton. You’ve planned your teleclass, promoted it … and only a handful of people have registered!

2015 221

Thank you for joining our Admin Blog-a-thon, what’s next?

Office Dynamics

Wow, what a fabulous April! Did you have the most incredible Administrative Professionals’ Week this year?

2015 151

Do you have a business card?

Practically Perfect PA

I would go so far as to say I felt a bit resentful when colleagues were pulling out business cards in meetings or during networking events and I wouldn’t have anything to hand over to my new contact. Do you have a a business card?

Re-designing meetings

Practically Perfect PA

As well as the actual spend, taking senior staff away from the office has a large opportunity cost and organisations should do everything they can to make sure that the time spent at the event is adding value to the business.

2015 158

Sources of Contingent Talent Shifting

Small Business Labs

Social Media and Social Networks  Social media and social networks are expected to grow by 60 percent over the next two years. Additionally, social media and networks can be used to discover workers with experience in niche industries and hard-to-find skills.

2015 196

Ultimate travel itinerary

Practically Perfect PA

A lot of the apps are free or only cost a few pounds. Assist Travel is taking place on Friday 25th September 2015 from 10am to 4.30pm, with a drinks reception until 6pm, in London.

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5 reasons to learn a foreign language to further your career

Practically Perfect PA

A 2013 study by the Cardiff Business School estimated that not having a multilingual workforce could be costing the British economy £48 billion each year. It will also open up international travel and networking opportunities.

2015 182

Coworking in India

Small Business Labs

Just as elsewhere in the world members are looking for a supportive community, networking and educational opportunities, an office infrastructure (especially excellent Internet service) and to be around like minded people. 

2015 195

Inbound Marketing: Its Advantages and Disadvantages for Solopreneurs

The Solopreneur Life

It’s cost-effective. You probably don’t have the money to own a TV network. I nbound marketing can be an efficient method for building your solopreneur business. It’s a great tool if you have the proper skills, knowledge, and tools to make it work.

2015 171

Assistant Certifications: free webinar replay & handout

Office Dynamics

Is it possible to get a list of attendee email addresses to network after the webinar? Private colleges may seem expensive but they offer many scholarships to help offset this cost. Both low cost and free events can be found here: Office Dynamics Upcoming Webinar Schedule. (JF).

2015 247

Using Zero Trust Network Segmentation To Protect Your Business From Hackers

Dumb Little Man

And those breaches can be costly, often putting small businesses completely out of business within a few months in some instances. The new preferred model for cybersecurity is the zero trust model with network segmentation. In the old way of doing cybersecurity, gaining access to a network was as simple as putting in your username and password. A username and password granted you trusted access to the network. How Much Do Data Breaches Cost, Anyway?

2017 155

How can Dark Fibre Solutions Benefit your Business?

Small Business CEO

Dark fibre solutions offer a cost-effective way for businesses to control their bandwidth requirements and fool-proof their operations. They offer dedicated fibre networks for organisations. This means that you will have a private network that only you can access.

2015 87

LinkedIn – Time Waster or Time Saver?

Small Business CEO

LinkedIn promotes success through multiple on-line networking tools. Members have access to no-cost to industry helps, career options, updates, informative news, and more. LinkedIn is positioned as a social media site geared towards working professionals around the world.

2015 91

Anatomy of an Executive Assistant Infographic

Office Dynamics

Assistants go out on a limb so their bosses won’t have to lift a finger. Excellence for them is not just a goal, but a habit. This infographic is part of a series celebrating administrative excellence.

2015 266

Ensuring Mobile Compatibility For Your Website

Brilliantly Better

Globally network focused materials vis-a-vis cost effective manufactured … The post Ensuring Mobile Compatibility For Your Website appeared first on Dragos Roua. Quickly communicate enabled technology and turnkey leadership skills. Uniquely enable accurate supply chains rather than frictionless technology. Advice Business Technology

2015 40

Tablet Sales Forecasted to Explode

Small Business Labs

Blog powered by TypePad Member since 01/2005 « Self-Employed Using Fewer Employees | Main | Dandelion Marketing » November 02, 2010 Tablet Sales Forecasted to Explode Marketing Charts (great site) reports that Juniper Research is forecasting tablet sales to reach 81 million in 2015

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Our Totally Free Thank You Gift

Office Dynamics

As we prepare to say goodbye to 2014 and head into 2015, Office Dynamics International plans to celebrate our 25 th year in very big ways! This is the fastest and most cost effective way to get a free gift into your hands.

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3D Printing Moving Past Prototyping to Large Batch Manufacturing

Small Business Labs

  They've created a network of 160 3D printers that is able to produce parts fast and cheap, at prices competitive with traditional injection molding in order quantities up to 10,000 pieces.

2017 207

Launching Assist Travel 2016

Practically Perfect PA

Delegates at Assist Travel 2015. At Assist Travel you will meet with travel suppliers who anticipate your needs, network with like-minded assistants and learn from travel professionals who understand the industry inside and out. Networking opportunities for travel booking assistants.

2016 165

What You Need To Know About Cloud Computing In Business

Dumb Little Man

Between 2015 and 2020, spending on the cloud is expected to grow at a rate six times faster than on IT. This means low costs, no maintenance, and a high-reliability factor at the expense of customization and extra security measures.

2018 242

Choosing Administrative Training That’s Right for You

Office Dynamics

Conferences are great if you want to network with a lot of different people, and hear many different speakers. At Office Dynamics, we have been offering free monthly webinars since January 2015. VILT is a cost effective way to present training.

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Instagram Advertising

Dumb Little Man

Whether you are a marketer, small business owner or blogger, Instagram is undoubtedly the most popular social networking platform for ads right now. A research discovered an unusual spike in cost-per-click ads on Instagram for males aged between 13 – 17 during Q2. Although Instagram engagement rates trickled down in 2015, it still beats Facebook when it comes to converting a customer that continues to engage with a brand, even when the promotion is over.

2017 157

How To Learn Something New Every Day (And Actually Do Something With It)


As of 2015, there are over 150,000 active podcasts , so the choice really is vast. Right after you’re done learning for the day, share what you’ve learned on the social network of your choice. As long as you pick one network and stick with it, you’ll see the compounding effects of this daily habit within a few weeks already. In 2015, he started a daily vlog. Action step: Pick a social network where you’ll share your daily learnings right after you’re done.

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