Assistant Certifications: free webinar replay & handout

Office Dynamics

ASAP offers the PACE certification [link] (Shared by Karen). ASAP PACE. We had an incredible webinar event with over 1,300 assistants registered to learn more about why, as an administrative professional, they should consider a career certification.

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5 Reasons You’re Losing Clients to the Competition

Tips From T. Marie

You hang up giddy with excitement, positive that they’ll be returning that signed contract ASAP. Categories: Business Tips. Marketing Your Biz Admit it. It’s happened to you. It’s happened to all of us.

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Trending Sources

The Wisdom of Procrastination

Dumb Little Man

And because you are reading this article, I am sure you are smart enough to understand that this situation needs dealing asap. We are all familiar with the concept of procrastination.

2015 136

Cloud Invoicing & Billing Software Benefits

The Small Business Blog

I think getting your billing right and doing it ASAP is essential for small business, to maintain the best possible cash-flow for the business. My team at WinWeb has produced another great info-graphic about the benefits of online, cloud-based invoicing and billing software. If you click on the image it will open up in a…

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At Whose Earliest Convenience?

Daily Writing Tips

I don’t know if it’s just my reaction, but to me, writing out the words “as soon as possible” seems more polite than using the common acronym/initialism ASAP. Note: Some people pronunce ASAP as a word, but others name the letters one by one. Fred, I need the revised brochure, ASAP!

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We live in an Acronym Happy World.

Laughing all the Way to Work

And who bothers writing out the words e-mail, TV, ASAP or FYI when everyone will know what you mean anyway? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Lets enjoy our day together.© © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 7 September, 2009 We live in an Acronym Happy World.

Coping With Conflicting Priorities

Office Dynamics

” Ask for specific deadlines – not simply “ASAP.” Coping With Conflicting Priorities. from my Star Achievement Series® curriculum).

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When and Why You Should Have a Back-up Plan

Office Dynamics

There’s no way to know what happened to it, and your boss needs it ASAP. Here’s hoping you’re ready for a great work week ahead…. And it will be great if you have every important “Plan B” in order. What’s a Plan B? It’s the backup to Plan A, of course….

2016 88

Does Office Design Really Affect Productivity?

Productivity Bits

Break Rooms Breaks during office hours are important factors in increasing productivity and boosting morale, since they provide employees the chance to exchange ideas, rest after an ASAP task is complete, or gather their focus and brainstorm ways to achieve their next challenge.

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Internet Initialisms

Daily Writing Tips

Strings of commonly understood letter combinations such as FYI (For your information), TGIF (Thank God it’s Friday), and ASAP (As soon as possible) pre-date the Internet, of course, but they never occurred in the profusion that exists now.

2015 34

10 do’s and don’t for managing your boss’s task list

Practically Perfect PA

This will help your Executive plan their day, especially if they have a few urgent tasks that need to be completed asap. In this post I am assuming your Executive has a task list that they use every day to get through their work!

2015 68

Travel Planning for Others – Putting Yourself in Your Traveler’s Shoes

Practically Perfect PA

If you’re interested and getting qualified, take the 5 minute survey below and we’ll get back to you ASAP! Every admin wears many hats: office manager, personal assistant, life coach, travel planner. And each hat requires a different set of skills and a different set of tools.

Do you want to speak at Assist Travel 2016?

Practically Perfect PA

I will get back in touch with you asap. So a few weeks ago I told you guys that we are organising Assist Travel again this year. The programme looks particularly awesome (I know I’m biased but it does!), you can check it out here.

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Working with the executive team

Practically Perfect PA

If you are in the middle of an urgent task or you are doing something for your actual boss when another Director asks you to do something let them know you will come back to them asap.

2014 87

7 Habits I Started Last Year That Dramatically Changed My Life

Dumb Little Man

If you’re not yet doing this, do yourself a favor and read The Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod – ASAP. Being an entrepreneur and building a business is a big challenge- a very big challenge. What if you work full time elsewhere, but you’re really passionate about it?

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Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit Hub

Practically Perfect PA

We are crowdfunding for the summit so we need your support and your pledges ASAP and certainly before the 1 st June to make this amazing event happen!

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How can you help your Executive with travel delays?

Practically Perfect PA

You may be able to book them on or get your Travel Management Company to switch the booking asap. Picture the scene. You’ve planned your Executive’s business trip to a tee. It is perfect.

How To Avoid A Content Crisis When Your Deadline Is Looming

Dumb Little Man

You cannot force yourself to write the content ASAP, but you can inspire yourself to do so. When you think about the tools you need to write that piece ASAP, it may occur to you that you only need a computer and a notebook. Have you ever found yourself in front of your computer just staring at your screen? Worse, your calendar is showing a looming deadline. It could be for a project or proposal at school, or it may be for a business brief or marketing plan at work.

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How Does an Assistant Prioritize?

Office Dynamics

Ask for specific deadlines – not simply “ASAP.”. What is prioritizing? Prioritizing means using your strategic thinking, long-range vision and knowledge of your leader’s priorities and business objectives to see and determine which tasks are more important at each moment.

2014 86

Do You Want Free PR for Your New Product or Service?

The Solopreneur Life

Guest slots are very limited, so let me know ASAP.). D o you have an upcoming or planned product launch? Are you introducing a new service? Is your product or service a good fit for solopreneurs? If so, I want to know! I want to support your success, and The Solopreneur Life community wants to stay informed. Send me your info and I will announce your launch here at TheSolopreneurLife.com and I will post your info for no charge at SolopreneurLifeAds.com.

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Due Diligence and Eavesdropping

Daily Writing Tips

One may not, however, “do do diligence,” as this plastic surgeon advises a questioner on his site: You should do do diligence by checking the website of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, ASPS® and ASAPS® to evaluate the physicians [ sic ] training.

2015 18

The Assist Conference: So much to do so little time!

Practically Perfect PA

The early bird discount rate will finish on the 30th November so do book your place asap. I have the Assist Conference up and running and I can not begin to tell you the amount of lists I have produced to help me keep on top of all of the details.

2014 48

How to Organize Your Work [or Figure out what to do first!]

Office Dynamics

¨ Ask for specific deadlines – not simply “ASAP.” Prioritizing for Executive and Administrative Assistants. I have been training and working with executive assistants and administrative professionals for 22 years. The question I am most frequently asked is, “How do I prioritize my workload?” ” Everything handed to me seems to be urgent.

2013 49

12 Simple Ways To Make Your Work Life Easier

Dumb Little Man

Business leaders are constantly bombarded with tons of tasks that need to be done ASAP and you might be completely overwhelmed with them in the end. For many people, work is a miserable experience because it involves doing many difficult and even boring things that become routine with time.

2016 38

Rainmaker Landing Pages Can’t Be Customized With CSS

The Solopreneur Life

Note to Rainmaker developers: please make this feature Priority #1, ASAP. I f you read my Rainmaker post from yesterday , you know that I have made the switch to the Rainmaker platform. Here’s an addendum to that post: landing pages in Rainmaker can’t be styled.

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Productive Networking: 22 Ideas to Organize Business Cards for Effective Followup

Productive & Organized

Get Rid Of Those Cards ASAP. I send business cards to my virtual assistant or a service like eclick2business.com so that they can be entered into a system ASAP. " I have no idea who those people are, but they were important to me at one time. "

5 Techniques To Beat Work Overload

Productivityist

Then figure out which of those tasks you have to do ASAP. Linda Craig is a senior content specialist and writing expert at Assignment Masters. She also enjoys talking about productivity and optimizing all areas of business. You spend the entire day working hard at the office, sifting through the pile of documents on your desk. You know you still have more work to do, but the mere thought doing all of this work is overwhelming.

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Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit Hub

Practically Perfect PA

We are crowdfunding for the summit so we need your support and your pledges ASAP and certainly before the 1 st June to make this amazing event happen!

How to Increase Your Productivity, Starting in the Garage

Productivity Bits

This winter she’s even marketing heaters for garage use so that families can start takeovers and transforming their garage asap! Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post.

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Reducing Overheads Can Save A Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure? How to be successful by focusing on your core business.

2010 56

Social Media Basics for Bootstrap Businesses

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. You ask a question, I answer! Starting a Small Business?

Women In The Workplace

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure? How to be successful by focusing on your core business.

2010 56

The Zen of Social Media Marketing

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes.

Being In Business Means Being Online

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. Small Business Bootstrapping How to start your own small business with no or little money. What is Small Business Infrastructure? How to be successful by focusing on your core business.

2010 52

Finding Your Feet In The Business World

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

2010 52

Is Your Networking Fishy Enough?

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Build your own network! Community for small business outsourcing and cost control.

The Centre of Your Small Business

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network! Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral.

2010 52

The Customer Is Always Right!

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer! How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral. Starting a Small Business?

2010 52

Is Your Small Business Worth Shouting About?

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business. Concentrate on your business, not your office. Outsourcing Options For Small Business Focus on your business, timeshare professionals.

2010 52

Let Go A Little and Help Your Business

The Small Business Blog

Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network! Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business. Concentrate on your business, not your office.

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