Collaborative tools for 2019

Practically Perfect PA

There are so many fantastic platforms available that will really help you work collaboratively and today I wanted to share some collaboration tools for 2019. Assistants have to work collaboratively with their Executives so that information flows easily between the two of you, you can help plan their workflow properly and communicate more effectively.

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Career development round-up 2019

Practically Perfect PA

Welcome to the career development round-up for 2019. Career development round-up 2019 Here are some of our highlights and a video from How to set goals for your career that you can stick to […]. This year we have written a lot of blog posts dedicated to the career development of our Practically Perfect PA readers! Career Development Featured Roundup admin administrators assistants Career EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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The EA competencies you will need in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

Well, that is us in 2019 folks! Happy New Year. Firstly before I start this blog, I want to say a huge thank you to all of the Practically Perfect PA readers who are joining us for another year on the blog. We have been going now since 2011, and I can’t wait to see […]. Core Competencies Featured admin administrators assistants Career Competencies EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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Best Games Like Skyrim For Android 2019

Dumb Little Man

The post Best Games Like Skyrim For Android 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Android gaming has definitely grown a lot. In the past few years, we witnessed this to a large extent. Games like Pokémon Go and PUBG have emerged as trends and changed our whole perception towards mobile games. If experts are to be believed, then in the next few decades, we can expect mobile gaming to be on a different level and much more widespread than today.

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Key skills round-up 2019

Practically Perfect PA

I hope you enjoy our key skills round-up 2019. We focused really heavily this year on increasing our content around the key skills Assistants need to develop in their role this year. We covered a lot of skills including minute taking, event management, organising business travel, project management and everything in between! Here are our […].

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Taking dictation in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve always been a bit dubious about using audio recording to help me be more productive, I usually prefer to stick to well good old fashioned pen and paper but as I’ve been using more technology I’ve started to realise how helpful it is. So I thought about what technology can help with minute taking […]. Core Skills Featured Office Technology admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant technology

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Medicare – What’s New in 2019?

Dumb Little Man

Here are some of the main changes in Medicare this 2019. However, in 2019, you can breathe a little easier. In 2019, however, Medicare Advantage plans include some supplemental home health care as an added benefit. The post Medicare – What’s New in 2019? You can expect Medicare to change each year. Premiums, deductibles, and copays are just some of the changes that have recently occurred when January 1st rolled around.

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Venues + Events Live 2019

Practically Perfect PA

We are delighted to invite you to attend Venues + Events Live this Autumn (18-19 September, Old Billingsgate, London & 24 September, Manchester Central) where you will discover the best tips and tricks to help you plan your next event. We understand the busy life of PAs and EAs and how spending your time as […]. Featured Sponsored posts admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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10 Design Rules You Should Never Forget in 2019

Dumb Little Man

We discussed 10 design rules you cannot afford to neglect in 2019. The post 10 Design Rules You Should Never Forget in 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Graphic design is a creative and fulfilling profession that can earn you lots of career opportunities if you work hard and smart. According to the PayScale report, the average salary of a graphic designer is $43 thousand per year, while the most successful professionals earn more than $60 thousand annually.

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Launching the Future Assistant 2019

Practically Perfect PA

That is right, we are launching the Future Assistant 2019! The Future Assistant is taking place on the 14th and 15th February 2019 at RichMix London and again we are streaming the conference […]. Featured The Future Assistant admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant The Future Assistant 2019 Virtual Assistant

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Top Remote Working Trends in 2019 You Should Know More About

Dumb Little Man

Let’s have a look at the biggest remote working trends of 2019. One rising trend for 2019 is for small companies and start-ups to introduce security policies. The post Top Remote Working Trends in 2019 You Should Know More About appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Working from home is no longer a once-in-a-blue-moon treat. It has become standard procedure for more than fifty percent of the USA’s workforce. An estimated 1.5

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How to send a fax in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

Hands up. Who has been asked to send a fax in the last year? I see a few of you nodding, some of you are rolling your eyes thinking – fax? What is it 1989? Some of you are wondering what I mean by the word ‘fax’ Yes, I know this is old technology, but you […]. Featured Office Technology admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant technology Virtual Assistant

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The 2019 Top Tech Events to Attend for Your Business

Dumb Little Man

The UX and Digital Design Week 2019 will be held in London between August 12th-16th. FinTech Connect 2019. FinTech Connect 2019 is a major financial event for companies, financial institutions, and backers of FinTech projects. The post The 2019 Top Tech Events to Attend for Your Business appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Technology plays an important role in business, regardless of the size of your enterprise.

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2019 Annual Reader Survey

Simple Productivity Blog

The post 2019 Annual Reader Survey appeared first on Laura Earnest. Once a year I take a survey of my readers. I use this information to direct content over the next year. Please help me to help you by filling out the survey. Announcements

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2019 Joan Burge Innovation Award for Assistants

Office Dynamics

Therefore, I created the Joan Burge Innovation Award in 2019. The post 2019 Joan Burge Innovation Award for Assistants appeared first on Office Dynamics - Executive And Administrative Assistant Training I know assistants are always coming up with great ideas, creating new systems or templates, or taking the lead. Oftentimes assistants do not have the opportunity to showcase their talents or what they have created, nor do they always get recognized for their work.

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DumbLittleMan’s Ultimate Gift Guide for Mother’s Day 2019

Dumb Little Man

The post DumbLittleMan’s Ultimate Gift Guide for Mother’s Day 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Mother’s Day is just around the corner and finding the perfect gift for such a special occasion can be a really overwhelming task, particularly if you’re a last minute shopper. That’s why, to help you out, we’re sharing with you the best Mother’s Day gift ideas you can give to every supermom on your list.

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How to Select a Safe New Bingo Site in 2019

Dumb Little Man

The post How to Select a Safe New Bingo Site in 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Trying to find the best bingo sites among a sea of options can be tough, especially with new brands popping up on the regular. With the result, it’s hard to determine which bingo sites are safe to play at and which ones are simply rogue. If you’re looking for a broad selection of the most trusted operators, you can check out NewBingoSites.net for regular bingo site updates.

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Good Practices for A Successful Dropshipping Business In 2019

Dumb Little Man

The post Good Practices for A Successful Dropshipping Business In 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. These days, a lot of online gurus portray dropshipping as a cash cow, promising quick profits with minimum investment. If that’s true, then even a hundred dollars is good enough to get going. Unfortunately, not all that glitters is gold and not all dropshipping tips work. There are things that may or may not work for you.

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The Lazy Nomads’ Top 3 Safety Tips for Travelers in 2019

Dumb Little Man

The post The Lazy Nomads’ Top 3 Safety Tips for Travelers in 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Worldwide, 400,000 pickpocketing incidents occur daily. And more likely, this figure is higher since innumerable people assume items stolen from their backpacks or pockets were lost. Among the top risks associated with travel include theft, scamming, political unrest, natural catastrophes, and health risks. While traveling might be fun, there’s always danger.

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Gift Ideas for Father’s Day: DLM’s Top Picks for 2019

Dumb Little Man

The post Gift Ideas for Father’s Day: DLM’s Top Picks for 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Still looking for the perfect gift ideas for Father’s Day? Finding the perfect gift for your dad is not as easy as what most people think. It’s somehow more challenging to shop for the men in our lives. We know you want your gift to be extra special. So, with that in mind, we went ahead and compiled a list of really cool gifts you can give your dad this year.

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Stick to Your 2019 New Year’s Resolutions with These Tech Gadgets

Dumb Little Man

The post Stick to Your 2019 New Year’s Resolutions with These Tech Gadgets appeared first on Dumb Little Man. New Year is considered as the start of a whole new journey. It’s the time when all of us make new resolutions. But come February, these resolutions are forgotten and never thought of again. It is the same old cycle that repeats every single year. However, you can change the trend this year and finally stick to your resolutions.

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[Webinar] How modern assistants and admins master their roles in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

On Thursday 14th March at 17:00GMT / 18:00CET, we’re joining TravelPerk’s FREE LIVE WEBINAR on how modern assistants and admins master their roles in 2019. […]. Ever wondered… How do others in the job do it? What’s the best technology to save time? How can I take on new challenges? Well, now you can find out. Core Skills Featured Sponsored posts Travel admin administrators assistants business travel EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant TravelPerk webinar

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Client Christmas Video Greeting 2019

Andrea Kalli

The post Client Christmas Video Greeting 2019 appeared first on Video Editing Services - Promotional and Marketing Videos - Video Marketing Strategies and Management. I gifted this holiday video to my client at Azure Horizons last year to send to his clients.

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Launching the Virtual Summit June 2019

Practically Perfect PA

As you know, Practically Perfect PA is in the business of delivering the most up to date, cutting edge content to improve the career of our readers. We do this mainly through posting our articles every week but, did you know that we also deliver amazing content via our Virtual Summits? On Friday 14th June, […]. Featured Virtual Summit admin administrators assistants EA Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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GCUC 2019 - Coworking's Surge Continues

Small Business Labs

The 2019 U.S. Allwork's articles GCUC 2019: What Coworking Members Really Want and GCUC 2019: Is the Coworking Market Saturated? version of the Global Coworking Unconference Conference Series (GCUC) happened last week in Denver. Over 500 attendees showed up to discuss the state of the coworking industry and learn from one another. It was clear from the discussions and presentations that the state of the coworking industry is excellent.

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New Training and Resources to Office Dynamics in 2019

Office Dynamics

We’ve crafted new ideas and we are so excited to be able to release just a few of the new things for 2019! For the first time ever, we will be introducing the Joan Burge Innovation Award at the 2019 Conference for Administrative Excellence. Any conference attendee can request to present their innovative idea prior to September 15, 2019. Straight Talk is something new Joan is trying in 2019. Register before February 28, 2019 and save $200 on registration.

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Administrative Professionals Day 2019 – A Message from Dana

Office Dynamics

The post Administrative Professionals Day 2019 – A Message from Dana appeared first on Office Dynamics - Executive And Administrative Assistant Training. I recently received an email from Joan in her trademark professional encouraging style. I realize many of you received this email and maybe additional emails celebrating Administrative Professionals Day and our profession.

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How I Process My Email (2019 Edition)

Simple Productivity Blog

Today I share my current (as of 2019) method of processing email. The post How I Process My Email (2019 Edition) appeared first on Laura Earnest. How many emails are in your inbox? How much time do you spend scanning over emails that are already seen, thinking about what you have to do to each one? Inbox zero, which is not the number of emails in your inbox, minimizes the time you spend in your inbox. I had a shock the other day.

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How I Use My iPad (2019 Edition)

Simple Productivity Blog

The post How I Use My iPad (2019 Edition) appeared first on Laura Earnest. Tablets are a great way to have productivity on the go. With the latest hardware and apps, some people are using them to replace their computers. Today I'll give you an update on how I use my iPad. When I first bought an iPad, I thought it would be an asset, but I never thought it would become a mainstay of my productivity.

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The Future Assistant Conference 2019: What went down?

Practically Perfect PA

I can’t quite believe I am writing about our 5th conference! I have to pinch myself sometimes that we have come this far because when I started the blog back in 2011, I didn’t think eight years later I’d be welcoming over 125 Assistants in London and over 300 online to the Future Assistant Conference. […].

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The Virtual Summit April 2019: What did you miss?

Practically Perfect PA

Two weeks ago, we hosted our forth Virtual Summit for Executive Assistants around the world, and I’ve got to say, so far the feedback has been fantastic! We had just over 250 Assistants book onto the Virtual Summit. We opened the event just before 10 am UK time and immediately the Attendees started to join […]. Featured Virtual Summit admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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Our Virtual Summit April 2019 speaker lineup is awesome!

Practically Perfect PA

I’m so excited to share with you speakers for this April’s Virtual Summit and their session details. We have a varied group of trainers from all over the world for the Summit who are truly inspiring. I will be sharing more of their tips and empowering stories over the next few weeks, but for now, […]. Assist Events Featured Virtual Summit admin administrators assistants EA Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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Forget Resolutions, in 2019 I’m Going to Reach…What About You?

Tips From T. Marie

Welcome to 2019. What is your word for 2019? To be completely honest, I’ve never been much of a “New Year’ fan. All the hoopla about making resolutions that wind up broken before winter winds stop blowing. I grew tired of the marketing cry of an entire industry telling us we weren’t thin, fit, rich or organized enough and that we should focus on that by buying into what they were selling.

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New Year, New Career? How to Reinvent Your Career Path in 2019

Eat Your Career

As 2019 begins, perhaps you’ve come to the conclusion that it’s time for a change—a big one. If you’re ready to make a career change in 2019, or if you’re just exploring the option, I’m offering a BONUS free webinar this month to help you understand exactly what’s involved. How to Reinvent Your Career Path in 2019. How to Reinvent Your Career Path in 2019 appeared first on Eat Your Career.

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How I Do Web/Blog Reading (2019 Edition)

Simple Productivity Blog

The post How I Do Web/Blog Reading (2019 Edition) appeared first on Laura Earnest. Today we take a look at a targeted way to read content from the web. I'll look at RSS readers, and share an even better way to read the content when it's convenient for you. Most bloggers will offer free content in exchange for your email address. This is to give them an audience to pitch products and other offers to. There's nothing new in this - every blogger is told to do this, and I do it myself.

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Brookings 2019 Trends to Watch

Small Business Labs

They recently released a report with their 2019 Trends to Watch. The trend is listed first in the Biggest Policy Trends in 2019 section of the report. Here's what Allen said about emerging technologies: Emerging and new technologies—to include artificial intelligence, supercomputing, biotechnology, and many more—represent some of the greatest policy opportunities and challenges of 2019 and will, in no uncertain terms, define the remainder of the 21st century.

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5 Popular Recruitment Trends For 2019 | Recruit CRM

Recruit CRM

Here’s A List Of The Top 5 Challenges & Trends We Expect In 2019: 1. As the war for talent gets more brutal companies are making large investments in technology to gain a competitive advantage. Randstad alone spent $393 Million on IT last year! Employee Engagement Employee engagement has become […] Source. Blogs

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Will the Iraqi Dinar Soar This 2019?

Small Business CEO

… The post Will the Iraqi Dinar Soar This 2019? The largest financial market in the world is the foreign exchange market. It enables currency conversion for investments and trades worldwide with its massive trading volume. People are able to exchange, speculate, buy, and sell on currencies through the foreign exchange market and they are able to optimize their profits by investing in the forex market. History Of Iraqi Dinar.

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Using YouTube For Marketing in 2019

Small Business CEO

For beginners, the following are some things to know about YouTube marketing in 2019.… … The post Using YouTube For Marketing in 2019 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. When you’re exploring social media platforms and marketing channel options, YouTube may not be at the top of your list. It’s frequently overlooked, but if you are strategic and use it appropriately, it can be an excellent platform for marketing.

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Scientific American's Top Emerging Technologies of 2019

Small Business Labs

Scientific American's describes their Top 10 Emerging Technologies Of 2019 as "World-changing technologies that are poised to rattle the status quo."  "  Key article quote on the technologies: One day soon an emerging technology highlighted in this report will allow you to virtually teleport to a distant site and actually feel the handshakes and hugs of fellow cyber travelers.

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How To Make 2019 Your Year For Fitness

Dumb Little Man

Now, are you planning on turning your health and physique around this 2019? If you want to make a real impact on your fitness level in 2019, though, you need to get more specific. If you want to make a real impact on your fitness in 2019, you need to figure out the steps you plan to take. The post How To Make 2019 Your Year For Fitness appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

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Top 5 Marketing Tips for Small Business Owners in 2019

Small Business CEO

What have you got planned for 2019? Let’s make 2019 your year to really come to terms with your marketing and get it on track. … The post Top 5 Marketing Tips for Small Business Owners in 2019 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Do you know how you’ll be promoting your business in January? How about for December?

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Payroll Tips for Starting 2019 Right

Small Business CEO

… The post Payroll Tips for Starting 2019 Right appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Payroll tasks take up around 5 hours per week for a small business owner. This time, while well-spent, could be better spent elsewhere. All small business owners who run payroll know just how much of a challenge it can be unless they’re accountants with prior experience. Start the Year With Employee Categorization. Employee categorization is essential to start the year.

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