5 Must-Have Skills for Progressive Assistants From Joan’s book, Who Took My Pen… Again?

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You have the fundamentals down pat and even demonstrate advanced skill sets. What might be missing from your bag of skills? Offer valid June 6, 2019 through June 10, 2019 Use Promo Code: JUNE30. Purchase Here. The post 5 Must-Have Skills for Progressive Assistants From Joan’s book, Who Took My Pen… Again? You are a top-performing, high-achieving administrative assistant who has accomplished much.

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Working with your Executive on a planned approval process

Practically Perfect PA

Executives also have to accept leave requests, sickness reports, expenses, invoices, purchase orders and budget requests. Core Skills Featured admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Skills Tasks Virtual AssistantIn most organisations, work often needs to be formally approved or signed-off by Senior Executives before the work can begin or the next phase of the project.

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Saving Half of Income: 5 Steps to Effortlessly Save Money Every Month

Dumb Little Man

Because more than an ingrained habit, savings must be a mastered skill. Step 4 – Hone your skills. At this point, you’d be halfway towards saving half of income and ready to hone your newly acquired saving skills by applying some effective tips. “Payment Successful”.

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How To Change A Flat Tire And Other Important Car Tips

Dumb Little Man

Driving and owning your own car means that there is one skill you totally should have up your sleeve, and that’s how to change a flat tire. Purchasing a quality tire brand like Cooper Tires helps to ensure better safety on the road for you and your loved ones, but knowing the steps in changing a flat tire will also equip you to handle emergencies and keep you out of potentially unsafe situations.

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13 Things You Can Do With Your Old Phone

Dumb Little Man

If you don’t want to go all out and purchase an expensive setup, there are alternatives. You can give this camera phone to your kids to hone their skills on and play with. Smartphones are a necessity nowadays but one big setback in using them is that we need to upgrade on a regular basis. The newest technology today can be obsolete in a short year or two. This leads most people to discard their phones, but it doesn’t have to be this way.

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8 Methods to Eliminate Credit Card Debt

Dumb Little Man

While the word “negotiate” makes most people automatically cringe, this vital skill can save those in extreme credit card debt. Outside of overtime, consider your skills. Some things that sell might even be things that were purchased with credit cards in the first place! Huge credit card debt can feel like a crushing, impossible burden that you need to carry for months, years, or even a lifetime – but it doesn’t have to be.

Reasons Why A Mold Inspection Is Crucial Before Buying A House

Dumb Little Man

First, you need to think about how to finance the purchase. You have the option to pursue the home purchase or not. Professional mold inspectors are individuals with the right knowledge, experience, skills, and license to conduct a mold inspection. Buying a house is no easy decision to make. You need to worry about lots of things. Then, you’ll need to look for a house that fits your needs, your lifestyle as well as your budget.

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Set Healthy Boundaries at Work

Office Dynamics

Purchase Here. Assertive Communication Skills Conflict Resolution Difficult People Self Development Work EnvironmentAn important component to self-management versus stress-management is to set healthy boundaries in the workplace. In this article what kind of boundaries and with whom. As administrative assistants and executive assistants, you can often feel like setting boundaries might get you fired or your leader will think you are not a team player.

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Top Ways to Make Money While Studying Abroad

Dumb Little Man

You can teach other students based on your academic skills and courses. Above all, it is a good way to utilize your academic skills. Teaching others also adds benefits to your communication skills, knowledge, and personal development. You can also ask your friends if they can purchase anything from you. Do you have strong communication skills? Studying abroad is one of the most rewarding experiences for any college student.

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Learn English with Alexa Skills: Writing, Grammar and Vocabulary

Daily Writing Tips

If so, you might well have enabled a bunch of different skills to extend Alexa’s capabilities. Skills are like apps for Alexa.). Even if you’ve not got an Echo, you can still use Alexa on your smartphone – and you can enable skills there, too – so you might want to give some of these a try. How to Enable (Install) Alexa Skills. You can enable and disable skills using the Alexa app or a web browser. You can find out all about Alexa Skills on Amazon here.

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7 Ways to Position Yourself as an Admin Leader

Eat Your Career

My blog was actually purchased by a start-up company (an online community for admins) and I was hired to help build it. You will discover amazing opportunities you never knew existed, and you will expand your skills in ways you never thought possible. If you’re interested in improving your skills, enhancing your performance and delivering more value as an administrative professional, check out the ELEVATE Admins Self-Study program.

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18 Books Every Administrative Assistant and Executive Assistant Should Read

Office Dynamics

Click here to purchase Joan’s Greatest Administrative Secrets Revealed. Click here to purchase Who Took My Pen…Again? Click here to purchase Become An Inner Circle Assistant. Click here to purchase Underneath it All. Click here to purchase The Innovative ADMIN. Are you looking for a way to demonstrate the skills and value you contribute to your organization and team? Click here to purchase The Organized Admin.

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What Is Passive Income?

The Solopreneur Life

This includes building a website where people can purchase and download your eBook, and efforts to drive traffic to this site. These can be available for purchase and download. If you’re a freelancer, for example, you can focus more time on marketing, growing your skill set, and nurturing relationships, rather than just working. It takes various skills to set up streams of revenue in this way. What Is Passive Income and How Do You Do It?

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Calling All Assistants—Secret to Building a Strategic Partnership

Office Dynamics

You and your executive use your skills to the optimum in order to be a successful duo. Then to keep everything moving and engage with your executive in working together in tandem, the following skills must operate in high gear: Communication. Social Skill or Relationship Management (I attempt to facilitate situations for a positive outcome.). . Purchase Here.

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Theme and Variations

Ian's Messy Desk

While still focusing on personal development, leadership and management skills, productivity, and related tools, the overarching theme will be the not-for-profit/NGO environment. That is, if you click the link, and purchase the product or service at the other end, I get a couple of dollars from the transaction. The post Theme and Variations appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. As I reactivate things here at Ian’s Messy Desk, there is going to be a bit of a shift in content.

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What is the Difference Between an Administrative Conference and Administrative Training?

Office Dynamics

People are throwing around terminology that can be confusing to the purchaser. ” Something to remember is that typically if you want to dig deep into administrative training content and practice the skills you are learning, you usually get that in a training course or workshop. Skill practice – some Skill practice – ample time to practice newly-learned skills.

Administrative Professionals Day is Just Around the Corner

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I had an inside scoop on what was going on; met incredible people; learned new skills; was a confidante; the go-to person. Be sure to purchase books that are pertinent to the administrative profession. Your assistant can put that money away in a savings account or purchase something personal that lasts. Here we go again! Administrative Professionals Week and Day will soon be upon us. The dates are April 22 – 26.

Online Side Gigs: Earn Well and Reduce Your Carbon Footprint Versus A Traditional Side Job

Eco-Office Gals

A person with skills that are in demand can change their lives with a few hours a day in a gig that pays well. online retailers and auction site sellers do not ship purchases overseas, charge too much for international shipping, or do not accept international credit cards.”. Being able to outreach to people takes a variety of skills but being able to do this then sell them something takes a special individual.

What Is Passive Income?

The Solopreneur Life

This includes building a website where people can purchase and download your eBook, and efforts to drive traffic to this site. These can be available for purchase and download. . If you’re a freelancer, for example, you can focus more time on marketing, growing your skill set, and nurturing relationships, rather than just working. It takes various skills to set up streams of revenue in this way. What Is Passive Income and How Do You Do It?

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

Dumb Little Man

Pure impulse purchases are bad for your finances and life. 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. It’s easy to see how having good money habits can make you feel better. More money in your pocket means you are able to go grocery shopping and get that fancy cheese, get your oil changed, and maybe shell out for another TV subscription.

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Incredible Little-Known Canva Hacks That Will Surely Surprise You

Dumb Little Man

If you are a startup struggling to establish your brand’s identity, visual communication skills might just be your greatest asset for success. If you have been using Canva, you probably know that searching for something using the search button loads out both free items and those limited by the in-app purchases feature. But for the person not necessarily seeking the services of a professional graphic designer, we always prepare pro design tips to set you off just like an expert.

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Episode 252: Getting Video Done with Owen Video


So Owen took the money he was making and invested heavily into online marketing courses, coaching, books, events, and trainings, that would grow his skills and turn him into the masterful marketing machine that he is today. Many of those videos went viral and some have been purchased for use all over the US. On today’s episode, I spent time with Owen Video. Owen creates livestream and YouTube strategies for brands including show concept, talent, and marketing strategy.

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10 Best Mobile Apps to Learn English

Daily Writing Tips

You can also make in-app purchases for a wide range of advanced features (e.g. You can purchase coins to buy minutes to talk with native English speakers. You might even want to try out some Alexa Skills that can help you learn English, too. 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.

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List of 50 Great Word Games for Kids and Adults

Daily Writing Tips

After the list of 50 writing games, I’ve given you a top ten that I think are particularly great for kids who want to practice their writing skills. Of course, there are loads of online games (and quizzes and tools) that you can use to improve your writing skills, and I will be talking about some of the best of those. The rulebook contains lots of ideas and sample settings, with suggested characters and skills … but you can come up with pretty much any scenario you like. #3:

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Get Organized with a Business Binder

Jen Lawrence

Even with my organizational skills, I reached a breaking point. This post contains links as part of an affiliate program I participate in, which means, if you make a purchase, at no additional cost to you, I will take home a small commission. One of my biggest frustrations as a business owner is the sheer amount of information I have to maintain.

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An Interview with the Office Dynamics Team

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I have over 20 years of administrative professional experience and proud of my personal and professional accomplishments, yet the conference provided new perspectives, opportunities to talk with others in my chosen field and a reminder to embrace my unique talents and skills.

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