5 Remote Collaboration Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Dumb Little Man

A noticeable advantage of virtual teams enjoyed by an organization is the associated cost savings. Many organizations outsource their projects to low-cost regions. Ultimately, production costs, operational costs and expected wages of the employees decrease in these geographic locations.

2020 222

How to Handle Work Guilt

Jen Lawrence

However, due to the climbing cost of living, we have more people in the workforce who are working longer hours to make ends meet, which is resulting in less time at home with our loved ones. Nothing on the agenda for the day?

2019 63

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Investing in Graphic Design as a Key Point of Any Startup

Dumb Little Man

So you’re literally just starting out, and the next item on your agenda is to find a skilled artist to design your startup’s logo, website, or packaging. It’s the site that claims projects only cost $5. Will it really only cost you $5?

2019 182

The Good, Better, Best of Professional Development for Admins

Jen Lawrence

The key to successful continuing education for your administrative professionals is allowing them to complete learning on the clock. Meaning, if you click a link and make a purchase, at no additional cost to you, I earn a commission. .

2018 52

The 3 Types of People That Ruin Meetings

Dumb Little Man

How To Defeat: Create a meeting agenda and write down who gets to speak about which topic. If Sally starts veering off course in the next meeting, gently remind her to stick to the agenda. A good leader will learn from that mistake and create a plan to avoid it from happening again.

2017 205

33 Expressive Ways to Overcome Self-Doubt & Anxiety like Madonna

Dumb Little Man

Bad news is we are all here to learn lessons… sigh. Good news is that we are meant to learn lessons and by addressing them, we can transform them into strengths. It feels safer in your predictable circumstances but what is that costing you?

2016 206

Meeting or Memo?

Virtual Moxie

One of the best things I think a VA can learn is to respect the limits of a client’s resources—of all types. One way to fix that… as you look at the agenda you create for the next call, ask yourself, “Is this a meeting, or a memo?” Take it off the agenda, and write to your client about it, instead. Because that call not only costs your client the price of an hour of your time, but an hour of hers, as well.

2011 175

Guest Blogger: David B. Wright, Author

The Office Professionals Place

And youve been following all the best career advice and job search tips youve read, heard, learned, and developed. Can you bring in new business, improve operating efficiency, reduce costs, help build the strategy that will form the company’s future?

2009 141

Progressive Groups Pull Facebook Ads In Protest Of Mark Zuckerberg's Political Strategy, FWD.us

Denise Aday

Progressive Groups Pull Facebook Ads In Protest Of Mark Zuckerberg''s Political Strategy, FWD.us : This DELIGHTS me, to learn that progressive groups and media outlets are fighting back on Zuckerberg’s turf. No, it’s about increasing their own access to cheap, specialized foreign labor and cutting out the highly skilled (but more costly) US unemployed with increasing impunity. So what’s that doing here, high up on FWD.us’ immigration reform agenda?

2013 43

Planner Or Tickler (1-31) File? - How to Use Both For Optimal.

Productive & Organized

Anchoring the system in the tickler file: You will find your "Next action" sheets, your project sheets, agendas, documents you need to work with, etc. Learn whatis enhancing or impeding your productivity today! Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Archive Network with Steph Is This You?

2009 120

Social Impact of Working From Home | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. On the other hand we are less mobile, less communicate on work less learn about the experiences of colleagues.

2007 199

Q&A: What are some social and economic issues small business face.

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Emerging economies like China, India and some others are learning from the U.S. E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 197

How To Make An Impression in 25 Different Ways

Brilliantly Better

Buy Expensive Things This is one of the most costly ways to impress others, and it is very temporary. Learn how to assess imbalances, how to get rid of the deadlines (replacing them with livelines, that is) and how to create the life you want.

2010 112

Should Bloggers Charge for Posts? | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

I give them time and attention because I do learn things that I can make valuable for my situation, but I wouldn’t pay (for instance) for advice on being a professional blogger when I have no ambitions in that direction. Are Men With Pens building a foundation for charging for (parts of) their content or is it just a discussion with no underlying agenda? Experts tell us we learn in spirals, NOT in straight lines.

2009 45