Business travel without the stress

Practically Perfect PA

Business travel can be a stressful experience. Unfamiliar surroundings, time and performance pressures, networking in a second or third language, and a confused body clock all contribute to rising stress levels.

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TravelPerk takes the stress out of business travel

Practically Perfect PA

Or maybe you’re managing the annual ski-trip for the entire company? Booking and managing business travel is time consuming, stressful, and let’s be honest, not always that appreciated. Booking a last minute trip to an international company?

2018 173

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

Eat Your Career

This is a guest post contributed by Eleanor Whitney, editor of All Hands , a publication about life at work from Managed by Q. Put dates from your timeline in your calendar and use a project management tool like Trello to keep all dates and information about your event in one place.

2018 180

Manager Support

Office Dynamics

It makes work more enjoyable, reduces stress, and benefits the entire organization. The post Manager Support appeared first on Office Dynamics. Career Management Executive And Assistant Partnership Mgr/Asst Team Problem Solving Teamwork UncategorizedTwo to Tango.

2018 131

7 Tips for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

There is always a fire to be put out, there is the juggling of 9,000 different tasks, and sometimes you are an assistant to more than one executive or manager. There are several things you can do to alleviate this stress/pain. Use Password Managers such as 1Password or LastPass.

2018 264

How mindfulness can support lasting change in behaviour

Practically Perfect PA

When practised on a continuous basis, mindfulness improves mental health and functioning by helping decrease stress and psychological distress. What is mindfulness? Mindfulness can be described as a way of being and living rather than a tactic or strategy for life.

2018 227

3 Ways to Stay Connected to Hiring Managers

On The Job

One trend I've noticed with more and more hiring managers is that they have an ongoing list of potential candidates for a variety of jobs. Follow the hiring manager on Twitter, connect via Facebook and send a LinkedIn request.

2018 141

Six Golden Rules for Successful Project Management You Need to Know

Dumb Little Man

Project management is pretty straightforward – you find the requirements, create a realistic plan, assign the right people on the job, set a deadline, and most importantly, get work done. However, when it comes to the real world, project management is never that easy.

2018 210

Feeling overwhelmed at work?

Practically Perfect PA

I’m sure at some point in our careers we have felt stressed and overwhelmed with how much work we have to get through. Career Development Featured admin administrators assistants Career EA Executive Assistant Office manager overwhelm PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant Wellbeing

2018 205

5 Embarrassingly Simple Jobs to Avoid If You Want to Stay Stress-Free

Small Business CEO

It’s easy to say that the way to manage stress is by exercising, eat well, etc. – but for some of us, stress is the by-product of ‘bad’ environment, full of stressors that we just can’t handle. But why stress is related to addiction?

2018 66

Technology of the Week: TravelPerk

Practically Perfect PA

All this to make your company’s business travel smart, connected and stress-free. Featured Office Technology Sponsored posts Technology of the week admin administrators assistants business travel EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Travel Virtual Assistant

2018 205

Choose A Positive Attitude

Office Dynamics

From Joan Burge’s new book, Joan’s Greatest Administrative Secrets Revealed (2018). Assertive Attitude Productivity Self Development Stress Management UncategorizedI HAVE BEEN SPEAKING on attitude since 1990. What I said in 1990 still holds true today.

2018 188

Snuff Out the Burnout

Office Dynamics

If you feel you are on the verge of stressing too much because of your job or even home life, take a step back. Attitude Interpersonal Skills Self Development Stress Management

2018 191

Office Dynamics Top 10 Blogs For Administrative Professionals

Office Dynamics

Executive Assistant Time Management Tips. Career Management Communication Skills Executive And Assistant Partnership Mgr/Asst Team Problem Solving Productivity Self Development Stress Management Uncategorized Work Environment

Training For Adults Can Be Fun

Office Dynamics

If that is not enough reason to laugh and play, then how about because it’s fun and relieves stress? He was a very social person and loved walking around and managing by interacting with his product managers. Attitude Self Development Stress Management

2018 183

Best Money Management Tips For Students

Dumb Little Man

If you don’t know how to set a budget and stick with it, you can end up broke and more stressed out. To make sure you stay on top of your finances, check out these best money management tips for students you can use: Set a budget. Similarly, you will be unable to enjoy financial freedom unless you do not plan and execute these money management tips for students. The post Best Money Management Tips For Students appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

2018 147

5 Powerful Communication Strategies for Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Read the Wall Street Journal after your manager is done with it. Learn what your manager likes to follow, and become her eyes and ears on the subject. Remember never to harm the trust your executive or manager extends to you.

2018 200

Productivity Secrets Top-Level CEOs Would Rather Keep to Themselves

Dumb Little Man

There are plenty of mobile apps that can make their lives a lot easier and stress-free, especially for the ones who travel a lot. See Also: 5 Top Technology Trends That Will Shape 2018. Ice freezing offices. Social media. YouTube. Fantasy football leagues.

2018 278

Uplifting Positive Self-Talk

Office Dynamics

But it’s how well we manage them that ultimately determines the degree to which we’ll succeed in life. ” “I am able to manage my thoughts and myself.” Attitude Career Management Self Development Stress Management Uncategorized

2018 165

Adapting to Change

Office Dynamics

I worked with an amazing team, flexible hours, great manager, excellent benefits and pay, challenges that provided skills I use to this day, an office with a great view, control of developing procedures and next to one of the best coffee shops! August 14, 2018.

2018 166

10 Tips for Better Work-Life Balance

Dumb Little Man

If you are a manager, this is an area where you can set a good example. Decide which ones are truly helping you improve productivity, manage your time or adding value. It’s also really stressful.

2018 254

Coworking Doesn't Need a New Name, But the Office Space Industry Does

Small Business Labs

She stresses that the traditional principles, values and definition of coworking are still important and relevant and that a new name is not needed.   They also build out and manage space that is completely occupied by the client's employees.

2018 242

Avoid Burnout by Creating Your Own Utopia

Office Dynamics

Unfortunately, burnout is real, it’s draining, emotional, stressful and typically affects both professional and personal lives. Supporting a positive team-focused environment helps reduce stress that can cause burnout. Avoid Burnout.

2018 166

10 Areas of Your Life That May Need A Boost

Dumb Little Man

While I’m currently not the best person to be giving advice on money management (I’m working on this one as well), I do know the fundamentals. By tapping into this energy, you’ll be able to relieve stress, find peace, and focus better on the important areas of your life.

2018 250

The One Thing That Can Improve Feedback

On The Job

It's pretty much a given that everyone hates performance reviews, which is why more companies are urging managers to give "continuous feedback." What this looks like can vary: "Great job, Susan, on that presentation." John, I think you need a little more research on that report."

2018 163

7 Insomnia Hacks That Will Change Your Lifestyle

Dumb Little Man

It is also important to manage time for waking up every day. Lack of sleep is a result of a combination of different factors such as stress or anxiety, usually caused by negative thoughts and fear of the unknown. Every human being needs to sleep to help the body regain energy.

Staying Energized Throughout The Week

Office Dynamics

Assertive Attitude Career Management Motivators Problem Solving Productivity Self Development Stress Management Uncategorized Work-Life BalanceAs you know, I usually share tips on combating the Monday-morning “blahs,” especially after a nice, relaxing weekend.

2018 145

9 Techniques to Delivering a Speech with Confidence

Dumb Little Man

Gavin de Becker, a renowned expert on the prediction and management of violence, believes that fear of public speaking is really about being afraid of losing one’s identity.

2018 240

Setting Healthy Boundaries Today

Office Dynamics

Under that umbrella, we addressed topics such as self-management vs. stress management, learning specific difficult people types and how to handle each of them, the benefits of conflict and much more. Setting Healthy Boundaries.

2018 163

Cleanup and Organize Your Workspace

Office Dynamics

Assertive Attitude Motivators Organizational Skills Stress Management UncategorizedSummer is a great time to do a little cleanup and organize your workspace. Business is usually a little quieter, employees take a vacation, and there seems to be a more relaxed work atmosphere.

2018 151

Successfully Overcome Challenges

Office Dynamics

Right now, we have a lot of challenges facing us – the economy, companies downsizing, air travel stress, an election year on the horizon, and personal challenges. Related Attitude Management Videos and Articles: Attitude Management & Inner Drive. Determine to Succeed.

2018 181

6 Essential Steps For Overcoming Codependency

Dumb Little Man

Either way, the fact that you managed to write 50 items should provide a jolt of self-esteem during difficult moments. It’s fantastic for improving focus, calming anxiety, and reducing stress. Overcoming codependency is key for any healthy relationship.

2018 230

12 Essay-Writing Hacks That Really Work

Dumb Little Man

Writing essays can be difficult and time-consuming, and this can be stressful when you have looming deadlines for different subjects. Avoid this by using the Pomodoro time management technique.

2018 213

How to Cope with The First 90 Days of Addiction Recovery

Dumb Little Man

Unrealistic to-do lists only lead to stress, negative thoughts, and failure. According to a study conducted by the National Offender Management Service in 2011, self-care is the number one priority on your path toward recovery.

2018 210

Take Up Your Business: How To Pitch A Business Idea

Dumb Little Man

All these exercises will help you reduce stress and feel calmer while presenting to a bigger audience. Ask your colleagues for advice and get some information about your manager’s opinion. Try to get into your manager’s shoes and anticipate potential objections.

2018 226

How Long Should a Job Search Take?

Eat Your Career

The manager who said they were almost ready to make you an offer? Don’t let yourself get consumed with stress and negative thinking. This is a question I get quite frequently in my monthly “Ask the Career Coach” sessions. It’s not surprising; people who are in the midst of a job search are always anxious. They want the process to be much faster than it (usually) is. The longer it takes to land that new gig, the more self-doubt starts to creep in.

2018 150

3 Dumb Moves That Kill the Careers of Smart People

On The Job

There are lots of ways to ruin a career, but I'd like to talk about some of the dumbest ways smart people manage to screw up their path to success: 1. It doesn't work, and increases the chances you'll make a stupid mistake and feel more stressed.

2018 163

3 Things To Do When You Feel Like You’re In Over Your Head At Work

Small Business CEO

It’s not uncommon for people to occasionally feel more stress than normal regarding their job. But in most instances, this stress eventually subsides once that deadline passes or that presentation is over. … Management stress management work stress

2018 69

What Crying at Work Can Do to Your Career

On The Job

Kimberly Elsbach of the Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Davis, finds that there are four stressful situations that can cause women to cry at work: personal issues, response to feedback, daily work stress or heated office meetings.

2018 153

12 Best Remedies For Migraine Headaches

Dumb Little Man

Unfortunately, stress and tension can trigger a migraine or make your migraine symptoms worse. Practice stress management. As we mentioned, stress can play a huge role in triggering migraines. With that, you may want to practice stress management techniques to help you lower your stress levels. It’s important that you find a healthy outlet for your stress like writing, reading, listening to music or even going for a short walk.

2018 168

The Alternate Life Commandments

Dumb Little Man

Success, managed properly, generates leisure time and disposable income to support hobbies and continued learning. Practice frugality to reduce stress. All of which creates a combination of stress, disappointment, and more spending.

2018 198

Getting the Most Out of Your Next Performance Evaluation

Office Dynamics

Scheduling a performance evaluation meeting and setting measurable goals can be stressful or even seem unproductive to some. I have personally experienced stress in the past too! There are ways to decrease the stress levels and frustration though!

2018 163

Is Technology Good Or Bad?

Dumb Little Man

They leave us feeling lonely, pressed for time, and stressed. Technology for Stress Management. We all experience stress from time to time but high stress levels over a long period can have serious consequences. Stress can make you more susceptible to illness, too.

2018 181