HBR on How to Negotiate as a Freelancer

Small Business Labs

HBR's Now to Negotiate as a Freelancer provides an excellent overview of this important topic. 

How to negotiate the best deal for your favourite venue

Practically Perfect PA

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Do You Need an MBA to be Successful in Business?

Dumb Little Man

Persuasion and negotiation skills. Persuasion and Negotiation Skills. Skills like persuasion and negotiation cannot be taught in general. Having a successful business does not have a sure shot recipe. What it does have is a consistent set of ingredients.

2019 271

8 Methods to Eliminate Credit Card Debt

Dumb Little Man

Negotiate with Providers. While the word “negotiate” makes most people automatically cringe, this vital skill can save those in extreme credit card debt. Negotiate with the company’s representatives over the phone and try multiple calls if needed.

10 Unstoppable Entrepreneurs Share Their Advice For Success

Dumb Little Man

He is best at negotiation, leadership, and organizational turnaround. Being an entrepreneur is never about the end result but the journey you embark yourself on. If you really want to succeed, you must look past your failures and pursue your goals with persistence.

2019 268

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

Dumb Little Man

If you could negotiate it with your boss, you might consider beginning your nine-to-five earlier. Did you know that according to Statista , 49% of workers in the US check their work emails at home every few hours?

2019 241

How to Encourage Good Money Habits in Children

Dumb Little Man

If they wish to earn money, more chores and pocket money can be negotiated on top of that. Your children are like sponges. Even when you think they aren’t watching, they’re taking in everything that you say and do.

2019 186

Building A Startup: What Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Needs to Hear

Dumb Little Man

There are deadlines, people to find, marketing agencies to meet, and prices to negotiate. It’s July 2003 and you’re a sophomore Harvard student named Mark Zuckerberg. You’ve been playing around with a pet project. You’ve got no commercial aspirations for it.

2019 218

SURROUND yourself with a team of experts to make you and your organization SHINE!

Office Dynamics

Prepared by Mary Jo Wiseman, CMP | Author, “ The Meeting Planning Process: A Guide to Planning Successful Meetings ” | November 2019 .

2019 226

How Long is Normal to Go Without a Raise?

Eat Your Career

Plus, your current salary is generally seen as a “starting point” for salary negotiations with other employers. In my monthly Q&A sessions, I commonly receive a lot of questions about raises. This one comes up frequently: How long is “normal” to go without a raise?

2019 175

30 Easy Ways to Save Money You Probably Aren’t Doing Yet

Dumb Little Man

Regardless of the purchase, learn to negotiate with car dealers. . Let’s keep this one simple and clean – just a bunch of relatively easy ways to save money.

2019 221

What is a Meeting Planner Exactly?

Office Dynamics

They add value to an organization by drawing upon their knowledge of the hospitality industry to manage expenses and minimize risk by negotiating the best all-around rates and paying attention to contract terms.

2019 228

Conference for Administrative Assistants – How to Get Your Executive’s Approval

Office Dynamics

Negotiate if necessary. Most of the time assistants tell me they can’t attend our conference for administrative assistants or training because of budget cuts or not getting financial support. Sometimes it really is a budget issue. I understand that perfectly as a business owner and CEO.

2019 247

7 Tips to Managing Holiday and Work Stress

Office Dynamics

This is non-negotiable in my mind. Wishing you a happy holiday 2019 season! If you are like me, you are getting caught up in the holiday season plus a long list of To-Do items at work and home.

2019 148

Top 9 Communication Tips for Executive and Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Use these strategies to improve relationships, get work done, persuade others, negotiate, create win-win situations, and be seen as a world-class administrative professional. Establishing rapport is critical to attaining successful business and personal relationships.

2019 219

10 Tips for Planning a Successful Event

Jen Lawrence

Don’t be afraid to negotiate. The biggest negotiation mistake in event planning is focusing solely on price. There are a number of things that can be negotiated into a contract such as comped hotel rooms, free wifi, additional meeting rooms at no cost, and food and beverage discounts.

2019 69

Podcast 114: Organizing systems for growth

Clutter Coach

Just like organizing in a family or a couple, there will be negotiating to do on either side. by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ? Stitcher ?. Soundcloud ? YouTube ? Google Play You can leave a review here! ?. This is Podcast 114 and it’s about organizing systems to cope with growth and change. I’m about to start an office organizing project. This small company is growing fast and they’ve increased their office space by a little more than half.

2019 100

Reasons to Write Properly

Daily Writing Tips

” A corporation does not fire an employee; it arranges a “negotiated departure” or makes a “workforce imbalance correction.” Why is it important to write correctly, to use standard grammar, spelling, and punctuation?

2019 103

Sales Tips For Small Business Sales Teams

Small Business CEO

Without the luxury of relying on venture capital and big investments, having an effective sales process is non-negotiable. It’s never been easy for small businesses. Lacking the resources of their larger competitors, many struggle to last more than a couple of years.

2019 87

Margaret Atwood’s MasterClass Review: A Course on Creative Writing

Daily Writing Tips

I’ve enjoyed many of her novels over the years – particularly The Blind Assassin, for a literary take on SF – and I also really enjoyed Negotiating With the Dead: A Writer on Writing , which is a compilation of a series of lectures.

2019 88

Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: The Pros and Cons You Need to Know

Dumb Little Man

However, if debt settlement and negotiation are not sufficient to resolve your financial crisis, then you may have no other option. Nobody in this busy world wants to file for bankruptcy.

2019 237

How I Get My (Blog) Ideas

The Marq

You need to have a regular schedule that's non-negotiable and dedicated to this activity. I was speaking with a buddy about the Persistence blog post I've been working on. He gave me some great input, and asked how I come up with topics.

2019 52

Six Ways Brexit Could Affect Global Finances

Dumb Little Man

With the UK still locked in negotiations with the 27 member states of the EU following the country’s decision to leave the Union, a great deal of uncertainty still remains about what form a post-Brexit world will take. At the moment, even the negotiating position is open to debate with the country’s MPs split on what the best approach should be. But it’s only after March 2019 that anyone will know just how interesting they are for the global economy as a whole.

The Vanishing Executive Assistant—NOT!

Office Dynamics

Executive assistants are running meetings, making hiring decisions, giving presentations, negotiating contracts, managing budgets and are considered co-leaders.

2020 260