Infographic: Training Methods

The Small Business Blog

The world of training is undergoing a rapid change. Last year US businesses spent $55 billion on training. But the overall amount of training taking place is… Read the full article here: Infographic: Training Methods on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

Some training suggestions for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Quite often I am asked which courses I would recommend for assistants that are just starting in the profession and want to undertake some training to increase their skills and help them move up the career ladder. All of this means that we must, must, must attend training courses.

5 Ways to Promote Your Training Course through Effective Marketing

The Small Business Blog

Devising an effective course that meets a demand in your industry is only the start of a long journey towards making your training course profitable. Guest Blog Effective Marketing Promote Training Course

Article Marketing: Repurpose Your ONE Article in 3 Easy Steps!

Office Organization Success

You’ve written a fabulous article … you publish it in your newsletter … and that’s it! They don’t realize that they can take that ONE article and really leverage it to: get more subscribers and clients; position themselves as an expert in their niche; and.

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Training – Quote of the Week

The Small Business Blog

” – Oprah Winfrey Oprah is one of the most successful female business executives ever with an entirely self-made empire, but even she can recognise the importance… Read the full article here: Training – Quote of the Week on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Business Quotations Business Quotes training “I used to always say ‘I never went to business school and I never read a business book’ But now I think maybe I should have read a few.”

6 Free Training Sources for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

It is no secret that Joan Burge and the Office Dynamics team believes in continuous education and training so we wanted to provide you with several resources that give you access to free education and training. We’ve posted past webinars, trainings, Facebook Fridays, and more!

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All the free training we offer in one place!

Office Dynamics

Our free training programs began in 2009 with the 26 Weeks to Administrative Excellence pre-recorded video program. More free assistant training at your fingertips. You’ll find even more training videos by Joan Burge here.

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Employers need more control over training

The Small Business Blog

An overwhelming 93% of the firms recently surveyed by the Confederation of British Industry group Pearson said that they knew best about the training needs of their staff and the skills that they require. Business News managed training services training

What to look for in a training room

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve written this “What to look for in a training room” post for a couple of reasons. The first is that I was thoroughly depressed when I read through the search results for “What to look for in a training room”. So if you find this article useful, please do share!

Why train people when they might leave?

The Small Business Blog

And training staff is one overhead that is typically trimmed by all businesses in times like these. Training is… Read the full article here: Why train people when they might leave? Funny Business training

5 Organisational Benefits of Managed Training Services

The Small Business Blog

As more and more companies turn to managed training services to deliver their training and development requirements, many HR & L&D professionals are wondering whether it is time that their organisation did the same. It can be a tough decision – especially when you already have a pool of highly skilled internal L&D talent which… Read the full article here: 5 Organisational Benefits of Managed Training Services on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

5 reasons every assistant should attend external training

Practically Perfect PA

There have been so many times over the years that I have received an email about a fantastic training course or conference that I would love to attend. It really is unheard of in any other profession: so why don’t assistants attend training courses?

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How to Get More Out of Professional Development Training: [Part 1] Getting Leadership Approval

Eat Your Career

My number one goal is to help ensure that participants get a TON of value from their training. Articles in this series will be published each week and will include the following topics: Part 1: Getting Leadership Approval. What are the risks of NOT investing in this training?

2017 151

Corporate Training Exploding and Changing

Small Business Labs

Interesting article on Bersin by Deloitte's site on corporate training.  As the chart below (from the article) shows, after a steep decline during the recession U.S. spending on corporate training has strongly rebounded.

How to Get More Out of Professional Development Training: [PART 3] Leveraging Learning

Eat Your Career

In this article, I’ll share some strategies to help you use what you’ve learned in training. Previously, I shared the importance of creating an action plan—a document that outlines the specific, incremental steps you’re going to take to implement what you’ve learned in training.

2017 130

Leading Administrative Training Company Donates Program to Deserving Organizations

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics International awarded two organizations its Star Achievement Series ® training program (Level 1) in support of Administrative Professionals. To participate, organizations had to submit application materials describing why the training is needed and pledging leadership support.

How to Get More Out of Professional Development Training: [PART 2] Retaining Information

Eat Your Career

In this article, we’re diving into the big question: How do you effectively capture—and more importantly, retain —learning in a professional development training program? For many professionals, training isn’t an everyday occurrence. You’re in training anyway.

2017 130

Training On-line

Laughing all the Way to Work

© Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 19 January, 2009 Training On-line Recently someone asked me a question about training on-line so I thought I would share the answer in a post. I use a place based in Toronto, Canada called Last Minute Training.

Training from the Guys at Premium Web Cart

Office Organization Success

I always love learning new software and programs, and this week I’ve been taking some training from the guys at Premium Web Cart on how to use their system. If you missed my 4 key systems training earlier in the week, the replay is now available. We had a great training session, with lots of questions being asked, especially around merchant accounts vs. Paypal. And do check out the Upcoming Workshop below for details of September’s training program.

2014 147

One Final Training Before the Summer Break

Office Organization Success

I did manage to squeeze in one final training though — all about the 4 key online business management systems you need in your business. So this week I wrote a brand new article for you that lays out exactly how I do that. Wednesday was the last day at school for the boys … they’re now on Summer vacation until August 19! This means a change of pace for me, as I work to a new, lighter summer schedule.

Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training

Andrea Kalli

The Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training Program will equip you with the exact skills, knowledge and tools to be able to fully coordinate and implement your client’s Internet Marketing campaigns from start to finish! Want To Link To This Article?

2010 130

The Benefits of Customer Service Training

Small Business CEO

Customer service expert Shep Hyken wrote in one of his articles ‘Customer service is not a department. Customer service training makes the difference. As an example of the difference customer service training can make to unlikely roles in an organisation, imagine an employee behind the scenes in a logistics company.… … CEO Leadership Customer Service customer service training

How To Train Your Brain

Brilliantly Better

How To Train Your Brain First of all, let me tell you that I was in search for something similar to Lumosity for a long time. Brain Exercises Just like physical exercise, brain training must be performed in a balanced way. Train Brain for Memory: Memory Matrix By far, my favorite game.

10 Reasons Why Brand Training Is Important For Your Employees

Small Business CEO

Most companies provide initial orientation training, where employees learn about the company’s brand. In this article, we explain why ongoing brand training is important for your employees. Entrepreneurs Human Resources Marketing Sales business brand employee training employees

Top 5 Tips for Training Employees on a Budget

The Small Business Blog

autoresponder-marketing.simplycast.com Jason Vickers Stefan, Thanks for the great article. www.bitsofbusinessblog.com Henrik Poulsen Hi Stefan Great article on cash flow, a very important part of any. Attempt to form a training co-op with other local companies to cut costs.

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Virtual Assistant Training – VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp 2010

Andrea Kalli

Check out the great online training lineup for the VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp – and bring along your camp songs! Discover a User-Friendly System for Writing Articles and Press Releases that Produce Results. Want To Link To This Article?

2010 141

Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training | Internet Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

The Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training Program will equip you with the exact skills, knowledge and tools to be able to fully coordinate and implement your client’s Internet Marketing campaigns from start to finish! Want To Link To This Article?

2010 130

5 Must-Have Learning Management Systems (LMS) Features for Employee Training

Small Business CEO

Picking a learning management system for employee onboarding and training can be a stressful affair. In this article, we will take a look at five specific must-have features that your LMS should offer.

2017 87

5 tips for Sourcing Employee Training for Small Businesses

The Small Business Blog

autoresponder-marketing.simplycast.com Jason Vickers Stefan, Thanks for the great article. www.bitsofbusinessblog.com Henrik Poulsen Hi Stefan Great article on cash flow, a very important part of any. They will, more often than not, do training for free to groups.

2009 130

Four Tips for Writing Linkbait Articles

Andrea Kalli

In the endless hustle to generate more traffic, some smart marketers have found optimizations, one of which is the “linkbait&# article. Linkbait articles are named as they are for good reason — they attract links from almost all the major online sources.

2010 151

Access the Virtual Events Specialist and Camtasia Training Program.

Andrea Kalli

PLUS, VAClassroom are offering a special course bundle package (Just for May) that includes both the Virtual Events Specialist Program as well as the new Camtasia Video Training for VA course together for one special price. Want To Link To This Article?

2010 141

Virtual Assistant Training – VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp 2010.

Andrea Kalli

Check out the great online training lineup for the VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp – and bring along your camp songs! Discover a User-Friendly System for Writing Articles and Press Releases that Produce Results. Want To Link To This Article?

2010 141

Training Managers to Maximize Your Talents

Office Dynamics

Check out this full article on HOW to Maximize the Time and Talents of an Assistant written for your executives!

From Executive Assistant to CEO

ProAssisting Blog

Here is a key section of the article: He offered her a job as his executive assistant. Posted by Life Coaching Courses on June 24, 2010 Great site and article. Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts.

2010 1006

Open Loops 10/2/2012: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

As a classically trained musician, it is where I go when I want to be soothed and inspired. The post Open Loops 10/2/2012: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along appeared first on SimpleProductivityBlog.com. Tuesdays are open loop days at SimpleProductivity blog.

2012 158

Open Loops 6/5/2012: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

From Get It Done Guy’s “How NOT to Forget Your Stuff in Hotel Rooms” Since HomeEc isn’t required any more, we have lost a lot of the training that most people need to use the kitchen efficiently. Tuesdays are open loop days at SimpleProductivity blog.

2012 164

Open Loops 6/28/13: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

This is a really comprehensive and thorough article explaining how to stop overload at work. From Lifehacker’s “How To Stop Work Overload With a Few Simple Boundaries” It’s an interesting thought…use dog training methods to get yourself to exercise. From Lifehacker’s “7 ways to use dog training methods to get yourself super fit” A good buying guide for the month of June. Fridays are open loop days at SimpleProductivity blog.

2013 125

Open Loops 5/17/2013: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

From Pick the Brain’s “Stop The Drama Train: 6 Steps To A Drama Free Life” Did you know you can get Twitter and Facebook updates from this blog? The post Open Loops 5/17/2013: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along appeared first on SimpleProductivityBlog.com. Fridays are open loop days at SimpleProductivity blog. This is something I have seen happen to my laptop…it uses the wireless even when connected by wire.

2013 135

Open Loops 3/29/2013: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

Lifehacker has an article that details a scientific study providing this at “Do Less and Focus Hard: If You’re Busy, You’re Doing Something Wrong” I have been struggling with finding files on my work computer. From “What Re-purposing A Genitalia Cake Pan Teaches Us About Creativity” This is a really good article on how to get more time and keep it. If this is an issue for you, this Stepcase Lifehack article is a good place to start.

2013 135

Training Managers to Maximize Your Talents

Office Dynamics

Check out this full article on HOW to Maximize the Time and Talents of an Assistant written for your executives! Mgr/Asst Team Video Blog

Open Loops 4/26/2011: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

If you are a fan of the Open Loop feature, please consider subscribing to my Twitter feed ( @SmplProdBlog )…I often make note of interesting articles there. Dumb Little Man has an article of his quotes and how they can change your life.

2011 158

Open Loops 11/16/2010: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

Over at Change Your Thoughts, a great article on Anger. Minimal Mac has a great article on applying this question to a lot of different scenarios. From a train station, it seems to me that they’re just confirming what we all think anyway. “The G Train&#.

2010 158

Four Tips for Writing Linkbait Articles | Internet Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

In the endless hustle to generate more traffic, some smart marketers have found optimizations, one of which is the “linkbait&# article. Linkbait articles are named as they are for good reason — they attract links from almost all the major online sources.

2010 151