How to Select a Safe New Bingo Site in 2019

Dumb Little Man

The government enforces strict regulations on gambling operators to ensure a fair and safe environment. If you have any questions about the site’s legitimacy, reaching out to the customer support via telephone, email, or live chat, should provide you with the answers you need. The post How to Select a Safe New Bingo Site in 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

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Why You Shouldn’t Check Email in the Morning And What To Do Instead

Dumb Little Man

Did you know that according to Statista , 49% of workers in the US check their work emails at home every few hours? On the flipside, 52% of US workers check personal emails at work every few hours? On top of that, our email consumption is projected to increase further. Whether those definitions hold true for the average knowledge worker, which can still be the subject of debate, one thing is for sure: we check email 24/7.

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Guidelines for Effective Email Writing

Jen Lawrence

One of the biggest complaints in today’s modern communications is there are too many emails. Thirty more emails. You’ve read an email and thrown your hands up asking, “What the hell do you want?” You may be sending emails that cause this anguish and frustration. While we can’t please everyone, we can certainly aim to write the best emails possible for the masses. Be clear regarding what your email is about.

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When Working Hard is Not Enough: 18 Ways to Work Smart

Dumb Little Man

Hence, you need to create/leverage on your environment to maintain your flow. Examples are your physical environment, people you hang out with, your routine, and communities you are a part of. . Many readers often email me at The Personal Excellence Blog for advice/help and I make an effort to answer their questions. It can be the simplest things, such as setting up filters in your emails and using more functional applications, that get the job done better.

2019 218

10 Tips to Manage Your Time Effectively Under Pressure

Dumb Little Man

Instead of waiting for inspiration, create the perfect environment for yourself to work. Keep your inbox organized at all times because, with everything classified, you will be able to find the right email without wasting any time. Do you ever feel the need to be more productive and organized in order to accomplish much more than what you are doing right now? Time management is one of the most important skills that you need to develop in life.

2019 213

7 Mistakes People Make Under the Umbrella of Productivity

Dumb Little Man

The year is 2019 and it wasn’t a time in human history that would reward multitasking in a way that our current environment does: ringing phones, text messages, reminders, popups, social media, email?you Everybody wants to be successful, sexy, and productive. However, in order to be productive, you should experience some painful mistakes. In this post, I want to share a list of 7 productivity mistakes that I’ve made over the years.

2019 190

Set Healthy Boundaries at Work

Office Dynamics

Another boundary you might need to set is your accessibility after hours to your leader as far as emails go. As I travel and talk to hundreds of administrative office professionals ranging from administrators to executive assistants, I’m hearing them say they are spending too much of their personal time (evenings or weekends) managing and/or responding to emails from their leader. The problem is… she started responding to her leader’s emails and taking action steps if required.

2019 169

4 Crucial Business Development Lessons for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Dumb Little Man

Every business operates in a certain environment. The two central constituents of any business environment are the legal and financial settings. The bottom line: Learn all the ins and outs of your business environment. On the other hand, working in virtual environments assumes utilization of version control and project management tools, which can sometimes be complex. I did not see the necessity of asking someone for testimonials, referrals or just “cold emailing”.

2019 178

How Managers Can Help Stressed Out Employees

Dumb Little Man

Therefore, managers should always aim to provide a relaxed environment for their employees to work in. Flexible Work Environment. These days, almost everyone looks for a flexible work environment. Send an email to all the team members praising that one employee or you can gather all the team members and tell them about his exceptional performance. Stress management for employees is important as it allows them to give their best at work.

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The Most Common Distractions At Work and How To Manage Them

Dumb Little Man

The respondents also listed email, bad lighting, cluttered desk and/or disorganized office, meetings, office background music, and other reasons as the most diverting ones. In addition, distractions can occur in separate environments – internally (affected by emotions) and externally (affected by environment). “Hey, do you have a minute?”. This is a question you usually hear before your concentration on a task leaves the building.

2019 137

5 Travel Tips to Safely Enjoy Your Vacation

Dumb Little Man

Email Your Travel Itinerary to Friends and Family. Your bottle will pay for itself in time and save the environment from even more plastic water bottles. Traveling can create some of the best memories of your life, especially if you are traveling abroad. However, like in the movie Taken, traveling can turn sour pretty quickly. As much as some of us would love it, we all don’t have Liam Neeson as a father to get us back to safety when things go south.

2019 148

Successful Assistants Combine Left and Right Brain Thinking

Office Dynamics

Pay attention to non-verbal cues when working with others to schedule meetings, if you are talking face-to-face or on the telephone or even in an email. Informal, yet professional environment which encouraged participants by all attendees.”. Several years ago, I came up with Adminology. It was a formula for success for assistants. I still teach Adminology in our World Class Assistant™ certification and designation course because it never changes.

2019 175

Podcast 133: How to create good habits

Clutter Coach

The best way to form a good habit is to set up your environment to make success easy. Question for you: What about all those dang emails you supposedly subscribed to that are clogging up your inbox? My sponsor, Clean Email, has a Smart Unsubscriber function to do that cleaning up for you and keep your inbox tidy. First, set up the environment by setting aside time to walk and having the appropriate shoes and clothes handy. by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ?

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Podcast 132: Decision controls

Clutter Coach

This episode is sponsored by Clean Email, the answer to email inbox overload. I’ve written about ways to clear out that clutter, but you can save time by using the Clean Email app. You can set up custom Auto Clean filters to archive, delete or move emails as soon as they arrive so you never have to spend time manually managing them. You can use my special link to sign up for Clean Email here with a 30% discount: [link]. by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ?

2019 100

Reviewing Your Administrative Career

Office Dynamics

Having one binder or online file of past performance evaluations, thank you notes and emails from coworkers, clients, etc., Continue to learn through professional and personal development to create an environment you choose to work in. Have you created your own career portfolio or read about how to create one?

2019 171

Coaching for Executive Assistants and Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

I am happy to say that more executives are investing in their assistants by providing one-on-one coaching for them. Over the past two years, Office Dynamics has done more on-site coaching for executive assistants than we have done in the past seven years! And we continue to get more calls for this type of work. I love it when an executive is willing to make this kind of investment.

2019 156

Coaching for Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

I am happy to say that more executives are investing in their assistants by providing one-on-one coaching for them. Over the past two years, Office Dynamics has done more on-site coaching for executive assistants than we have done in the past seven years! And we continue to get more calls for this type of work. I love it when an executive is willing to make this kind of investment.

2019 100

5 Top Tips to Managing a Remote Team

Jen Lawrence

In today’s work environment, odds are you have at least one team member who works remotely. Again, work with your team to discuss preferred working styles, communication preferences (email, phone, chat, text, video), barriers to trust, performance agreements (turnaround times, work formats, meeting lengths), and conflict resolution processes. A weekly email summarizing performance and priorities to the teams is helpful (top-down report).

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Stop Multitasking and Focus

Jen Lawrence

Turn off your email notifications. So I set a timer for when I need to get up to stretch and check in with emails. If you’re in an open office environment, book a conference room to work with out distraction. For example, in writing this blog post, I reacted to two emails, my husband came in to say “hi,” and when finding links, I got distracted reading two other articles. Have you ever heard someone say, “I’m a pro at multitasking!”?

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5 Top Tips to Managing a Remote Team

Jen Lawrence

In today’s work environment, odds are you have at least one team member who works remotely. Again, work with your team to discuss preferred working styles, communication preferences (email, phone, chat, text, video), barriers to trust, performance agreements (turnaround times, work formats, meeting lengths), and conflict resolution processes. A weekly email summarizing performance and priorities to the teams is helpful (top-down report).

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Stop Multitasking and Focus

Jen Lawrence

Turn off your email notifications. So I set a timer for when I need to get up to stretch and check in with emails. If you’re in an open office environment, book a conference room to work with out distraction. For example, in writing this blog post, I reacted to two emails, my husband came in to say “hi,” and when finding links, I got distracted reading two other articles. Have you ever heard someone say, “I’m a pro at multitasking!”?

2019 40

Can a Clean Desk Create Inner Happiness?

45 Things

I've also known people whose surrounding environment -- whether at home or at work -- that I wouldn't touch without wearing a hazmat suit and knowing avalanche procedures in case a mountain of junk fell on my head. In it, she writes how an orderly, peaceful environment will lead to inner peace and happiness. Need to write a tough email?

2019 40

The Vanishing Executive Assistant—NOT!

Office Dynamics

I talk with thousands of assistants and managers who think they are communicating with each other because they text or email each other all day. In 2019, I was hired by a large financial firm in San Francisco to develop and facilitate a boot camp for 5 young assistants with college degrees. Admin Assistant Training Career Management Executive And Assistant Partnership Mgr/Asst Team Self Development Uncategorized Work Environment

2020 200

What Is Authentication & Why Is It Important?

Dumb Little Man

To paint a numerical visual, there were 157,525 security incidents (and 3,950 confirmed data breaches) in 2019 alone. active phone service, appropriate environment). This works exactly how it sounds: a one-time code is sent to the user via text, push notification, or email.

2020 186

5 Remote Collaboration Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Dumb Little Man

The SHRM Employees Benefits Report 2019 shows that more than half of the organizations (57%) offer remote working hours. Working in a SaaS environment can be quite stressful if the management is slow. To have a better look into the matter, let’s talk about the team collaboration challenges SaaS environments have to face: Top 5 Remote Collaboration Challenges. To get work done in a virtual environment, e-leaders need to double their employee management skills.

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