Top Remote Working Trends in 2019 You Should Know More About

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Let’s have a look at the biggest remote working trends of 2019. Digital skills are an absolute must, with in-depth knowledge of web design or social media management topping the list of prized abilities. The ability to manage a virtual office is a sought-after skill, too.

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Learning How To Cook Again

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Kids are learning how to order takeout instead of how to cook and teenagers are opting to become YouTube stars rather than flipping burgers. Some cookbooks cover this, but most people skip right to the recipe they want to cook and skip learning the basic techniques.

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9 Ways to Improve Your Organization Skills for Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Organization skills for administrative assistants are one of the most valuable skills to have as an administrative assistant. Fortunately, there are at least 9 ways to improve your organization skills as an administrative assistant without too much effort on your part.

2019 235

Child Neuropsychological Assessment: Its Importance in Childhood Learning Dysfunctions

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It highlights the significance of acquiring neuropsychological interpretation when children are going through learning disorders. There are several sorts of experts who conduct evaluations of children with regards to learning difficulties. The essential job of a child is learning.

2019 188

Administrative Professionals Day 2019 – A Message from Dana

Office Dynamics

Joan stated – Expand your mind; add to your skill set; challenge your thinking; look at your day in a new way; be a life-long student. The themes of those interactions always encourage learning and challenging yourself while realizing how far you have already come.

2019 178

7 Tips to Encourage Your Child to Learn A New Language

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Learning a new language is not the easiest thing and knowing how to teach a foreign language to a child is even harder. For a young child though, learning a new language can seem like a very fun and exciting activity. Not every child has the same learning abilities.

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Do You Have an Internal Admin Site or Hold Lunch N Learns Where You Work?

Office Dynamics

Additionally, I am considering starting a monthly Admin Lunch N Learn at my place of work. Admins and outside speakers would have the opportunity to share their skills, experience, knowledge, etc. The post Do You Have an Internal Admin Site or Hold Lunch N Learns Where You Work?

2019 157

Learn from the experts in TravelPerk’s webinar for Assistants and Admins

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Core Skills Featured Sponsored posts Travel admin administrators assistants business travel EA Executive Assistant PA Personal Assistant TravelPerk Virtual Assistant

2019 130

4 Ways to Effectively Address the Cyber Skills Education Gap

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We learned this in the Q1 AppRiver Cyberthreat Index for Business, which surveyed more than 1,000 small to midsize businesses. … The post 4 Ways to Effectively Address the Cyber Skills Education Gap appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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Learn English with Alexa Skills: Writing, Grammar and Vocabulary

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If so, you might well have enabled a bunch of different skills to extend Alexa’s capabilities. Skills are like apps for Alexa.). How to Enable (Install) Alexa Skills. You can enable and disable skills using the Alexa app or a web browser. Have you got an Amazon Echo?

2019 64

How to Get Ahead at Work Without a College Degree

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You have to keep your skills up-to-date in order to keep that certification valid. But, if you don’t have a degree, this is certainly one way to gain new skills and demonstrate your commitment to continued growth.

2019 139

How to Write a Professional Development Plan

Eat Your Career

In the first part of this series, you learned that a professional development plan (or PDP) is a written document used to focus, evaluate and prioritize professional development goals and activities.

2019 213

What Freelancers Want From Their Clients

Small Business Labs

  But as companies become more reliant on external talent, they increasingly need to structure their policies, procedures, and engagement practices in order to be successful in attracting, engaging, and retaining highly skilled independent professionals. 

2019 257

10 Best Mobile Apps to Learn English

Daily Writing Tips

If you’re learning English as a second language, you might want some extra help and support beyond your regular lessons. Alternatively, you might decide to dispense with lessons altogether and learn from websites or apps. 3: BBC Learning English ( Android and iOS ).

2019 92

Benefits of Handwriting: How Handwriting Can Boost Your Productivity

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Most people consider it to be a charming skill, but the vast majority still finds it obsolete and impractical in the 21st century. In the case of learning cursive writing , the brain develops functional specialization that integrates sensation, movement control, and thinking.

2019 214

Recession-Proof Your Career With Tax Training

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Learn new skills and take advantage of any job training available to you. But even if you don’t have the resources to train for one of those positions, learning to prepare taxes will always have job security. Choosing careers in recession is never easy.

2019 159

How to Position Yourself for Management (Free Webinar)

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It takes a specific set of skills to be a great manager, and some people just don’t have what it takes. If you’re interested in becoming a manager, it’s worth spending a little time to learn what that really means and how you can put yourself in the best possible position for success.

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Set Healthy Boundaries at Work

Office Dynamics

Learning Highlights You will learn: . You will hear examples and learn specific language to use in common challenging workplace situations.). Assertive Communication Skills Conflict Resolution Difficult People Self Development Work Environment

2019 173

5 Things You Must Know in C Programming Language

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Capabilities of programmers to learn these languages and implement them in practical solutions can attract new career opportunities. The discussion would be supported by a brief outline of the definition of the C programming language and the reasons to learn to program in C.

2019 171

Bootstrapping Your Business: One Founder’s Journey to Self-Financing

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We already had the skills to knock up a quick proof-of-concept. It makes you really keen to push your own skills to the limit and learn new things when you can.

2019 147

Do You Need an MBA to be Successful in Business?

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Persuasion and negotiation skills. Throughout an MBA, you’ll learn about the various branches of management education. In addition, you also get to learn Strategy Building, Branding, Entrepreneurship, Decision Making, Corporate Finance, Data Analytics, etc.

2019 267

Do I Really Need a Professional Development Plan?

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Even if you’re currently right where you want to be, you still need to continue developing your skills if you want to keep up with your peers. Just because you won’t be working any longer, doesn’t mean you’ll want to stop learning and growing, right?

2019 161

Calendar Management for Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

Calendar management is an important skill. Learn your executive’s preferences and make it work! Access our online learning video series, Managing Your Executive’s Day and start “wowing” your executive today! Meetings, meeting, and more meetings!

Take Your LinkedIn Profile to the Max: 4 Tips to Get More Jobs

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So, go ahead and learn how to get a sweet customized URL. Leave the skills section for now—we’ll cover it later. Make Your Skills Drip with Expertise. Now, it’s time to take care of the skills section. The suggested skills are what recruiters search for.

2019 221

Managing Multiple Managers

Office Dynamics

Being an excellent communicator and being organized are vital skills to managing multiple managers or executives. Learn to say “no.”. Communication Skills Mgr/Asst Team Multiple Managers Organizational SkillsManaging multiple managers can be daunting.

2019 215

Getaway From Stress: 7 Reasons Why You Should Travel

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The pleasure of seeing the wonders of your adventure can cleanse your mind, enabling you to be open to different perspectives and to value all your learnings. Learning while traveling is good for our brain. When you are in a new place, learn about its culture.

2019 231

7 Ways Admins Can Do More Meaningful Work

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Learning how to anticipate the needs of the person or people you support is an ever-changing puzzle. If you need more support in learning how to be proactive, pick up my book, “ The Proactive Professional: How to Stop Playing Catch Up & Start Getting Ahead at Work (and in Life!) ”.

2019 219

Admin Tip: How to Get Your Boss to Give You More Control

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If that’s a concern directly expressed, be sure to emphasize your ability to learn quickly and your existing skills with similar tasks. Always position the time it takes to learn something new as an investment.

2019 203

10 Tips to Improve Your Writing Skills

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Participating in a group learning activity is a great motivator. If you’re intimidated by a group setting, consider finding a writing partner with whom you can exchange drafts and/or discuss concepts and practice skills, then graduate, on your own or with your partner, to a course or workshop.

2019 97

Freelancers Increasing Their Use of Online Marketplaces to Find Work

Small Business Labs

In 2019, 24% said they had. Independent workers use them to fill in gaps in their work schedules, explore new markets, find new clients and learn new skills

2019 163

Do This One Thing to Ensure You Always Have a Job

On The Job

The best way to stay ahead of layoffs and job elimination is to always be learning. All of us — when we were growing up — made a linear progression from learning at schools to working. You have to learn to learn, learn to unlearn, and learn to re-learn.

2019 141

Why Certification and a Designation are Important for Executive and Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Besides the actual skills and competencies you learn through a certification program, it also demonstrates to those around you that you can set goals and achieve objectives – you can be trusted to go the distance. You gain new skills and competencies. Learn More Here.

2019 190

Advice For Greypreneurs Entering The Gig Economy

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By 2019, many of them are in or approaching “retirement age”, but they aren’t ready to leave their career. Instead of waiting around to get the boot, professionals of age are taking their skills elsewhere and their career into their own hands.

2019 263

7 Super Effective Tips to Meet Deadlines Without Going Mad

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This is because we haven’t developed the right time management and organizational skills. And the lack of such skills makes meeting deadlines seems like an impossible task. You have to learn how to properly plan your workdays and its most important aspects.

2019 267

Choosing the Best Administrative Assistant or Executive Assistant Conference

Office Dynamics

Education wise: What skills do you need to grow? What new skills do you need to learn/develop? To network and meet new people Learn best practices from administrative peers Learn best practices from subject matter experts Do your research.

2019 252

10 Tips to Manage Your Time Effectively Under Pressure

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Time management is one of the most important skills that you need to develop in life. To acquire the skill of time management, you need to figure out where you spend most of your time and what you accomplish in that particular time.

2019 271

Empowering Tips for the Administrative and Executive Assistant – Part 3

Office Dynamics

I highlighted the many professional and personal development focuses that I have learned from Office Dynamics resources, conference, team, and owner – Ms. Competence is proficiency or ability in a specific skill area.

2019 183

How to Apply Good Financial Habits to the Rest of Your Life

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Don’t stop learning. From a life perspective, accepting the idea that you should never stop learning is an imperative. Beyond the direct effect of learning a new skill or gaining new information, continuing to expand your mind will have you living longer and making more friends.

2019 235

4 Things Employees Need From Any Boss

On The Job

So, why would an employee believe he will be successful if new tasks or skills are thrown at him without any guidance or instruction? They need to provide support to workers learning new skills or procedures, so that they gain confidence and succeed.

2019 186

Getting Things Done

Office Dynamics

Learn to scan information and determine which items really need attention. Assertive Conflict Resolution Organizational Skills Problem Solving Productivity Self DevelopmentGetting things done in the workplace is one of my favorite topics to speak on and write about.

2019 180

50 Ways to Strive for Excellence in Life

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Stay away from giving advice, feedback or comments, but simply open up to another person and learn from their emotions, reactions, and stories. Learn something new every day. Observe your thoughts and feelings in an unbiased way to learn more about yourself. Develop new skills.

2019 271

16 Simple Ways To Build Confidence From The Inside Out

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The good news is, no matter where you are on the confidence scale today, you can learn to be a more confident person. When you tackle a new skill, you’re pushing yourself outside of your comfort zone. Imagine how different your life could be with a little more confidence.

2019 256

Top Reasons Why You Should Find A Virtual Assistant Today For Your Business

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Using their skills sets, they can work per the client’s specifications. Virtual assistants are quite skilled in several areas and can help you decrease your stress and organize everything. See Also: Avoid Decision Fatigue: Learn The Steps for Effective Delegation.

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