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.

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Taking dictation in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

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The EA competencies you will need in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

Well, that is us in 2019 folks! Core Competencies Featured admin administrators assistants Career Competencies EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantHappy New Year.

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How to send a fax in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

Featured Office Technology admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant technology Virtual AssistantHands 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?

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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. 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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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 […].

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10 skills needed to be a fantastic office manager

Practically Perfect PA

There are so many Assistants who are also working as an Office Manager and a lot of Office Managers who are also Assistants! However, Office Managers do have to take on some tasks that are high-level and move the business forward.

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The Best Ways To Save Money In 2019

Dumb Little Man

But what are the best ways to save in 2019? There are many 401(k) plans you can open and many tools you can manage one with. The post The Best Ways To Save Money In 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Saving money is more important than ever.

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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?

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10 Design Rules You Should Never Forget in 2019

Dumb Little Man

relationship management. CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE. 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.

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Managing Multiple Managers

Office Dynamics

Managing multiple managers can be daunting. It is a luxury if you only support one executive or manager. The tips below are for supporting a group of managers on a regular basis. Encourage managers to use uniform procedures. Limit personal tasks for managers.

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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. Administrative Professionals Day Career Management Self Development Uncategorized

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Five tips on team management

Practically Perfect PA

Managing a team isn’t easy. In fact management, in general, is pretty tough – that is why so many people are bad at it! It can be hard for Assistants to juggle managing a team of other Assistants or Administrators (which is often the case) and support their Executive.

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Managing a travel crisis

Practically Perfect PA

If your Executive travels regularly you will both be used to travel delays and disruptions, sometimes those delays are easy to manage and sometimes they are much bigger than expected and can cause chaos around the world.

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How to Position Yourself for Management (Free Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Join us for this month’s free webinar on the topic of “How to Position Yourself for Management.”. Let’s be honest: Management isn’t for everyone. It takes a specific set of skills to be a great manager, and some people just don’t have what it takes.

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The Virtual Summit April 2019: What did you miss?

Practically Perfect PA

Featured Virtual Summit admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantTwo 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!

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The Future Assistant Conference 2019: What went down?

Practically Perfect PA

Assist Events Featured The Future Assistant admin administrators assistants EA Education and Training Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantI can’t quite believe I am writing about our 5th conference!

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The 2019 Top Tech Events to Attend for Your Business

Dumb Little Man

It’ll help organizations better manage the challenge. The UX and Digital Design Week 2019 will be held in London between August 12th-16th. FinTech Connect 2019. The post The 2019 Top Tech Events to Attend for Your Business appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

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Our Virtual Summit April 2019 speaker lineup is awesome!

Practically Perfect PA

Assist Events Featured Virtual Summit admin administrators assistants EA Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantI’m so excited to share with you speakers for this April’s Virtual Summit and their session details.

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20 tools to help manage your Exec’s travel plans

Practically Perfect PA

Core Skills Featured Travel admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Key Skills Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantJust think how much time you spend organising travel for your Executive or your team? It’s a lot, right? Maybe 20% of your week? Maybe more?

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If time management is so obvious why don’t you have enough time?

Practically Perfect PA

If time management is so obvious why don’t you have enough time? Time Management is so obvious, and it’s unlikely you will read anything new in this blog post. So why should you keep reading? Simple, if you already ‘know what do to’…WHY aren’t you doing it?

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Project Management: Not my circus

Practically Perfect PA

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Day in the life: Hayley Lawrence, PA to Regional General Manager and Admin Assistant to Founders Office – The British Virgin Islands

Practically Perfect PA

Enjoy today’s Day in the life: Hayley Lawrence, PA Regional General Manager and Administration Assistant to Founders Office – Necker & Moskito Islands, in The British Virgin Islands. Day in the life: Hayley Lawrence, PA to Regional General Manager and […].

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Calendar Management for Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

As an assistant of 20 years, I had one perspective of meeting management. You must keep these things in mind when you are managing your executive’s calendar. Calendar management is an important skill. Every manager and executive has their personal preferences.

How Managers Can Help Stressed Out Employees

Dumb Little Man

Stress management for employees is important as it allows them to give their best at work. Therefore, managers should always aim to provide a relaxed environment for their employees to work in. Apart from this, managers can do the following to help stressed-out employees: Clear Goals.

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Managing your Executive’s one to one meetings

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How to manage conflict at work

Practically Perfect PA

At our recent Future Assistant Conference, we covered the topic of ‘managing difficult conversations’ Julie Leitz’s presentation is still one of our most popular online sessions because so many us shy away from having difficult conversations and managing conflict at work.

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10 habits of highly organised Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

The role of the Assistant these days is pretty diverse; one day you will be assisting one executive with personal tasks, the next you may be making business travel arrangements for a different person, managing a project, working on a big event or hiring a new Administrative team.

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10 Tips to Manage Your Time Effectively Under Pressure

Dumb Little Man

Time management is one of the most important skills that you need to develop in life. With effective time management, you enable yourself to become more productive at achieving the goals and objectives assigned to you at work.

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Will CBD Change Modern Pain Management?

Dumb Little Man

With the information we now have about this treatment, many are asking whether CBD is the future of pain management. What’s The Problem With The Current Pain Management? What results is over 40,000 hospitalizations and 3,300 deaths per year — all in the name of pain management.

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Growth plans for Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

The blog details Hallie’s objectives for 2019 and how she goes about putting together her growth plan for the year. Earlier this year I read a fantastic blog from Hallie Warner, chief of staff at Adam Hergenrother Companies on the who, what, when and how of growth plans.

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How to identify and fix problems at work

Practically Perfect PA

Core Skills Featured admin administrators assistants decision making EA Executive Assistant Key Skills Office manager PA Personal Assistant problem solving Virtual AssistantProblem-solving is one of the critical skills that will be needed by office employees by 2020.

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Get started on your festive party now

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Streamline your business travel management in 5 steps

Practically Perfect PA

Better travel management can minimise emails and streamline the entire process. Core Skills Featured Sponsored posts Travel admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantLet’s be honest… Business travel can be a nightmare.

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Managing Emails Effectively: Tips on How to Maximize Email Use

Dumb Little Man

Below are tips on managing emails effectively: E-mail Checking Time. Knowledge and awareness in managing emails effectively can make a huge difference in your productivity. See Also: 8 Principles to Manage Emails in No Time.

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Managing Personal Tasks

Simple Productivity Blog

Yet we try to apply work task management techniques to the rest of our lives, and are frustrated when it doesn't work. I began to wonder why I had problems at home, and so I started to read books on task management and to-do lists, hoping to find the answer. Task Management

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[Free, live webinar] How should you be managing travel and expenses?

Practically Perfect PA

Managing travel can be a headache. Core Skills Featured Travel admin administrators assistants business travel EA Executive Assistant Key Skills Office manager PA Personal Assistant TravelPerk Virtual Assistant

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Streamlining meetings for your Executive

Practically Perfect PA

Having complete control over their schedule does allow you to manage the allocation of their time. Core Skills Diary Management Featured Meeting Management admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Meeting Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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15 Benefits to Outsource Document Management

Dumb Little Man

The rise of document management outsourcing isn’t that surprising, considering that most companies view their document management solution as an inconvenient part of their functional operations. Aside from delays, document management also results in an even more disorganized process.

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5 free tools to help with your productivity

Practically Perfect PA

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The mindset of a VA business owner

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What meetings should make it into your Executive’s schedule?

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The Great Risk Shift - and Economic Insecurity - Continues

Small Business Labs

"Risk shift" is the trend towards economic and other risks - and the responsibility for risk management - being shifted from institutions to individuals.  " Reinforcing this, the Federal Reserve just released their 2019 Survey of Household Economics and Decsionmaking study. 

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