Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2018

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The Oxford Dictionaries has announced that its Word of the Year for 2018 is toxic , which visitors to its websites searched for not only in isolation but as an element in multiple phrases. Original post: Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2018.

2018 79

7 Surprising Things You Do Every Day That Damage The Environment

Dumb Little Man

You might think that as they’re made of paper, the 23 billion coffee cups that are used in the US every year would not be harmful to the environment, but you’d be wrong. We’re often told about how damaging plastic is for the environment. Climate change has reached crisis levels.

2018 205

Launching the Future Assistant 2018

Practically Perfect PA

I thought I would start the day by launching the Future Assistant 2018! So what can I tell you about the Future Assistant 2018? The Future Assistant will take place on Thursday 8th and Friday 9th February 2018 in London. Launching the Future Assistant 2018.

2018 204

Job Growth Slowed in 2017; Implications for the Economy in 2018

Small Business Labs

It's also looking good for 2018.  We also start 2018 with a very low unemployment rate of 4.1%. economic growth in 2018 of around 2.8% While we agree 2018 will see another of moderate economic growth, we think the economy will do a bit better than the consensus.

2018 188

Joan’s Naughty and Nice List for Assistants

Office Dynamics

Copyright Office Dynamics International 2018. Copyright Office Dynamics International 2018. Attitude Communication Skills Professional Image Self Development Work Environment

2018 160

International Business Trends to Look Out for Throughout 2018

Small Business CEO

Indeed, most industries are in such competitive environments nowadays that not keeping up with the current technologies, trends and innovative business models might put you out of business. … Economy & Environment business trends international business

2018 66

Being Comfortable In Your Company Working Environment

Small Business CEO

So you need to go through each one and ensure that you’re doing as much as possible to create the best environment in your workplace. … Management office environmentOne thing that you have to do to run a successful business is to make sure that the idea of comfort is handled properly. Your employees need to be comfortable. Your clients need to be comfortable. Also, there are different kinds of happiness you need to look into. Physical comfort is one.

A Title Does Not Define You

Office Dynamics

Attitude Self Development Work EnvironmentAs one of my recent Star Achievement students wrote me. Too many administrative assistants at our organization believe that their title defines who they are.”. Executives have also brought this to my attention over the past few years.

2018 197

Things Assistants Do That Executives Appreciate

Office Dynamics

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2018 167

Creating Great Habits Through Self-Improvement

Dumb Little Man

Turn your bedroom into a sanctuary for sleep with a cool, dark, quiet environment. If your environment is too noisy, then think about investing in earplugs. When you realize you’re not happy in the situation you find yourself in, it’s time to take action.

2018 200

Why Job Shadowing Can Give You an Advantage

On The Job

You’re given a chance to ask job shadowing questions, observe a “day in the life of,” and just absorb and reflect on whether the environment and the workers are something that appeal to you.

2018 130

7 Tips for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

Career Management Communication Skills Organizational Skills Problem Solving Productivity Self Development Stress Management Uncategorized Work Environment Work-Life BalanceBeing an Administrative or Executive Assistant is not always a walk in the park.

2018 214

10 Tips for Better Work-Life Balance

Dumb Little Man

It can be difficult to obtain better work-life balance if your commute eats up a significant part of your day or your office environment is stressful.

2018 225

Productivity Secrets Top-Level CEOs Would Rather Keep to Themselves

Dumb Little Man

Your environment cannot always be controlled, but you can control what you get accomplished. See Also: 5 Top Technology Trends That Will Shape 2018. Ice freezing offices. Social media. YouTube. Fantasy football leagues.

2018 271

22 Secrets to Discovering Your Dream and Living It

Dumb Little Man

What environment do you enjoy working in? One of the most important rules of happiness in life is to do what you love. You’ve probably heard that advice a lot of times already. Unfortunately, discovering that dream job and what you are meant to do in life isn’t always so easy.

2018 248

Career Advancement is a Privilege, Not a Right

Eat Your Career

But in today’s competitive working environment, you have to do things differently. I’ve encountered a number of counterproductive attitudes in the workplace, but one in particular really bothers me. Too many people out there think they deserve career advancement for all the wrong reasons.

2018 169

Conference for Administrative Assistants and Executive Assistants – Opening Session

Office Dynamics

October 24, 2018. Being an admin means constantly growing and learning new technologies, new tools, new methodologies, and changing environments and demands. We enjoyed a fabulous breakfast buffet (so much food!) at TBones upscale restaurant.

2018 215

Office Design Ideas for a Productive Workspace

Eat Your Career

As an admin or office professional, you are in charge of keeping the office running smoothly and ensuring a productive work environment for your team, which can extend to making design decisions for the workplace. productivity environment office workspace

2018 130

Can Humans Reverse Climate Change With Dietary Changes?

Dumb Little Man

High CO2 environments reduce the levels of iron, zinc, and protein in food crops. From urban American food deserts to developing countries, global hunger hits over 820 million people. Additionally, another two billion face nutrient deficiencies.

2018 215

5 Things That Can Bring More Satisfaction In Your Life

Dumb Little Man

However, when you recombine your true inner, peaceful self with the natural environment, you’ll be better with whatever you choose to be. Life in an urban settlement can be hectic. There is that traffic you need to traverse through in order to reach the office on time.

2018 219

Why You Don't Want to Rely on Gut Instinct

On The Job

But can you really rely on that compass when you're in a fast-paced environment where there is constant pressure to produce results and beat the competition -- or else? As you rise through the ranks and become a manager, you may be faced with ethical dilemmas.

2018 141

Snuff Out the Burnout

Office Dynamics

If you can’t take a few days off, even just one day, in a relaxing environment with no computers, faxes, e-mails, phone calls or any thoughts of work, can help renew you. If you feel you are on the verge of stressing too much because of your job or even home life, take a step back.

2018 194

How to Keep Your Cool: 12 Tips for Staying Calm Under Pressure

Dumb Little Man

Create a calm environment with peaceful rituals. When I was just a little younger, I had great big goals, objectives, and aspirations for every day of my life. These days, my biggest ambition is to get through each day with grace and peace of mind – to be unflappable and to move peacefully from one task to another with focused attention and a quiet, calm energy. Simple right? Ok, maybe not. However there are steps we can take to at least increase how often we remain calm.

2018 183

Insights from a “Rock Star”: A Conversation with Joan Burge

Office Dynamics

Ohio State University Administrative Professionals Group hosted Joan Burge April 23, 2018, in an informal session called Insights From a Rock Star: A Conversation with Joan Burge. Attitude Problem Solving Productivity Professional Image Self Development Work Environment

2018 178

Happy Administrative Professionals’ Day!

Office Dynamics

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Office Dynamics Top 10 Blogs For Administrative Professionals

Office Dynamics

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How Depression is Changing Internet Culture

Dumb Little Man

This creates an environment that allows people to outwardly share what they’re experiencing through videos and images. A relationship with a therapist can provide a way for a client with mental issues to share in an environment where they can receive ways to improve their overall well being.

2018 209

Creating A Friendly Work Atmosphere

Office Dynamics

Assess what kind of environment you work in. You form your own emotional “environment,” and in so doing, you work better and have more peacefulness. Difficult People Problem Solving Teamwork Uncategorized Work EnvironmentCreate a Friendly and Approachable Atmosphere.

2018 165

How to Make Your Office Kitchen Space Eco-Friendly

Eco-Office Gals

A tidy kitchen reflects a successful workplace, but the basic supplies you or your employees use to wipe down the microwave or clean the spots from the countertop can contain chemicals that have the potential to harm both the environment and you if mishandled.

2018 141

How To Learn To Trust Your Gut Again

Dumb Little Man

Not to be confused with the influence of instinct, intuition is formed by our personal environments rather than biological triggers. Plainly, intuition is a high level of thought. It is a natural, seemingly thoughtless process that requires no analysis or deep thinking.

2018 198

7 Environmentally-friendly Ideas Every Business Should Employ

Eco-Office Gals

All these situations and many such more have provoked the rise of environmentally-friendly ideas for businesses to just cater to their target customers while doing their bit for the environment. It is a smart way of enhancing company funds and preserving the environment simultaneously.

2018 130

7 Environmentally-friendly Ideas Every Business Should Employ

Eco-Office Gals

All these situations and many such more have provoked the rise of environmentally-friendly ideas for businesses to just cater to their target customers while doing their bit for the environment. It is a smart way of enhancing company funds and preserving the environment simultaneously.

2018 130

The Top 3 Reasons Why Your Marketing Team Needs Collaboration Now

Dumb Little Man

Many marketing and advertising specialists are finding that their old strategies are in need of an update in order to remain competitive in the ever-shifting digital commerce environment.

2018 184

How to Survive Black Friday

Dumb Little Man

It’s like heading into any hostile environment—with the right tools and attitude, you will survive. It may be the biggest shopping day of the year, but it’s also the most dangerous.

2018 178

How to Plan Events Your Team Will Love (Without the Stress)

Eat Your Career

Because events amplify your workplace culture, ensuring they are inclusive is essential to creating an environment where your coworkers can thrive. This is a guest post contributed by Eleanor Whitney, editor of All Hands , a publication about life at work from Managed by Q.

2018 151

How Personal Counseling Helps Mental Health and Addiction

Dumb Little Man

It’s set in an environment where the person feels most secure and comfortable. Personal or individual counseling is a process wherein an individual works with a licensed and highly-trained therapist on a one-on-one basis.

2018 187

New CBI Index Reveals a Bright Future in The Cyber Age, with Increased Security and Cryptocurrency Considerations

Small Business CEO

2017 and 2018 saw the rise of cryptocurrency – virtual currencies that enable financial transactions between persons without the need for banks, or other centralised financial intermediaries. … Economy & Environment Information Technology CBI Index cryptocurrency

2018 66

4 Ways to Handle a Passive-Aggressive Colleague

On The Job

Such personalities can emerge when an individual "feels powerless and lacks a strong voice in a challenging environment," Ni explains. There are always different personalities at work, and that's what can make your day strange, fun, interesting -- and maddening.

2018 158

Getting Monday Motivated

Office Dynamics

Attitude Motivators Problem Solving Productivity Work EnvironmentWe all know that Monday can be the most challenging day of the week. We also know that our mentality has a lot to do with this. But why?

2018 145

Even More Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint in the Office

Eco-Office Gals

As a way to combat or prolong the issue, many organizations have opted to go green by creating more eco-friendly working environments. Not only does reducing their carbon footprint helps the environment, but it also helps business.

5 Ways to Take Charge of Your Career

Office Dynamics

Learn to take responsibility and be accountable for your work environment. In the new work environment, you have to tackle problems inside and outside your immediate area. 5 Ways to Take Charge of Your Career. Think like an entrepreneur. See yourself as President of You, Inc.

2018 194

8 Best Places to Buy a Business in Florida

Small Business CEO

If you come across someone specifically looking for a business owner selling his venture in the state, he must have done a comprehensive business analysis of the economic environment. Economy & Environment Entrepreneurs buy a business Florida Business

2018 73

5 Ways to Fix Workplace Drama

On The Job

Such an environment hurts productivity, teamwork and creativity, and can eventually lead to employees leaving.

2018 184