Calendar Control: How to Organize Your Calendar for Greater Efficiency

Productivity Bits

Anyone who has things to do probably tries to make use of a calendar. Of those calendars, Google calendar online is probably the most versatile. If you're not reading this from Productivity Bits - Smart Productivity and GTD Hacks , please read the original post here Calendar Control: How to Organize Your Calendar for Greater Efficiency. A message from the Productivity Bits Blog Team. GTD Hacks Productivity calendar GTD workflow

The Great Calendar Debate - Paper or Electronic - 21 Experts Weigh.

Productive & Organized

Try This Instead | Main | Be Smart About Using the Telephone » The Great Calendar Debate - Paper or Electronic - 21 Experts Weigh In We are in the home stretch of 2009 -- bring on 2010!!  The reminder and follow-up system can be used for calendar entries, emails and tasks.

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Managing Family Schedules Using Google Calendar

Simple Productivity Blog

Fridays are tip days at SimpleProductivity blog. In order to have a good handle on activities, you need to have a good calendar system. I have found that using Google calendar is a great solution. Google Calendar, Vanilla Style. Google Calendar with Outlook.

Why You Should Spring Clean Your Calendar

Simple Productivity Blog

Most people don''t realize, though, that you should do the same thing to your calendar. Today we will look at why and how you should spring clean your calendar. Today we will look at why and how you should spring clean your calendar.

Simplifying Multiple Calendars

Simple Productivity Blog

Back in the day, it used to suffice to have a single calendar for the family, and everyone''s activities got written in. Today we will look at how to simplifying multiple calendars to make this a productive tool instead of an appointment sinkhole.

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Clutter Coach

Republished by Blog Post Promoter. Family calendar. The post Calendar appeared first on Clutter Coach by Originally posted 2008-10-06 16:05:24. P aper vs. electronic. If paper: wall or portable. To do’s vs. appointments. Personal vs. business. Repeating events. Where to keep it. When to look at it.

Set It And Forget It Calendar

Simple Productivity Blog

Wouldn''t it be nice if you could set items in your calendar and forget about them? The post Set It And Forget It Calendar appeared first on Simple Productivity Blog. More great content can be found on the site at Simple Productivity Blog.,

Communicating With Your Manager

Office Dynamics

Daily Calendars. It is easy to place a wrong time or wrong date on a calendar. Or because so many executives are independent, they place events on their own calendars and forget to inform their administrative partner. The Importance of Daily Huddles.

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Back to Basics: Get The Most From A Paper Calendar

Simple Productivity Blog

Electronic calendars have a lot of great features: you can take them anywhere, you can share them, and you never run out of room. However, paper calendars have a lot of features that aren''t available on electronic calendars.

How To Easily Put Tasks On A Calendar

Simple Productivity Blog

This article will show you how to show one of your Remember The Milk lists on your Google calendar. The post How To Easily Put Tasks On A Calendar appeared first on Simple Productivity Blog. More great content can be found on the site at Simple Productivity Blog.,

How To Set Up A Google Calendar For Planning

Simple Productivity Blog

Keeping track of goals and plans doesn''t belong in my regular calendar. After all, the regular calendar is filled with items that have nothing to do with my goals. So I set up a Google calendar just for planning.

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A Small Rant About The Abuse Of Calendars

Simple Productivity Blog

One of the things that I take issue with is the abuse of calendars. Calendars are meant for date specific commitments between one or more people, with or without a time. Calendars are not for holding to-do lists, planning, taking notes or recording history.

Make Your Boss Look Good [Part 2]

Office Dynamics

In the previous blog, I shared tips specific to teaching your executive how to work with you. Today’s blog is about a variety of things you can do. Did you read Part 1 of this 2-Part series? Read: Make Your Boss Look Good [Part 1].

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Supercharge Your Google Calendar

Simple Productivity Blog

Google Calendar is a powerful tool. It allows you to access your calendars from anywhere on the web.and there are many applications that allow you to get the data offline as well. Here are 5 little-used features that can supercharge your Google Calendar.

5 Blog-Building Lessons from Model Planes

Men With Pens

Building a blog is very much like building a model plane – and here are the top 5 lessons I’d like to share with you. When you set up your blog, you’ll face a similar array of options for various skill levels. And the same goes for your blog. Better Blogging

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AwayFind Introduces Alert Times and Calendar Exceptions

Productivityist

Today AwayFind just became more feature-rich, by introducing Alert Times and Calendar Exceptions into the mix. This feature allows for even more customization of your alerts and calendars, making your attention that much easier to manage. This applies both your “My Important People” and “Topics I’m Following” segments – Custom Alerts and Calendar Alerts have restrictions of their own that fall outside of this area. I use AwayFind… a lot.

Cool Bubble Wrap Calendar

Clutter Coach

by Yes, a calendar where you get to pop a bubble each day! According to the website, this calendar is great for that special designer / obsessive / compulsive in your life. If you’re really obsessive, you could find a way to write on the bubbles… Found on Guy Kawasaki’s blog. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The post Cool Bubble Wrap Calendar appeared first on Clutter Coach. If you’ve been on vacation, a whole row at once!

What You Don’t Know About How To Use A Calendar

Simple Productivity Blog

Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. You probably have a calendar. Whether it is on your phone, email program, desktop, or tacked to a door, there is generally a calendar around. What A Calendar Is For. What A Calendar is Not For.

Streamlining Calendars

Simple Productivity Blog

Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. Most of us have demands on our time that requires the use of a calendar so that we know where we are supposed to be at any given time. Add in multiple activities with their own calendars, and multiple family members with their calendars and activities, and you can easily end up with information in dozens of places. How Many Calendars Do You Have? A group of related appointments would make a calendar.

5 Techniques To Beat Work Overload

Productivityist

Arrange your calendar in a way that makes sense to you. You have the option of using a paper planner to keep track of your tasks or use Google Calendar (which is super awesome ). Fill in the date in your calendar. You surely have some free time in your calendar. You can also hire a professional writing service when you can’t write scheduled blog posts, reports, articles, or any other document you have to complete.

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Cool Bubble Wrap Calendar

Clutter Coach

Republished by Blog Post Promoter Yes, a calendar where you get to pop a bubble each day! According to the website, this calendar is great for that special designer / obsessive / compulsive in your life. If you’re really obsessive, you could find a way to write on the bubbles… Found on Guy Kawasaki’s blog. The post Cool Bubble Wrap Calendar appeared first on Clutter Coach by Originally posted 2008-07-11 10:33:00.

Win a NeuYear Calendar!

Simple Productivity Blog

I love the NeuYear calendars. NeuYear is going to give away a calendar to one lucky SimpleProductivityBlog.com reader. to the blog to find out more. The post Win a NeuYear Calendar! Blog Business Planning They show the whole year in continuity.not broken into 12 blocks. By taking away that arbitrary distinction, I can see what is coming in the next two weeks.without fooling myself that I have time because something is "next month".

Cool Bubble Wrap Calendar

Clutter Coach

Republished by Blog Post Promoter. Yes, a calendar where you get to pop a bubble each day! According to the website, this calendar is great for that special designer / obsessive / compulsive in your life. If you’re really obsessive, you could find a way to write on the bubbles… Found on Guy Kawasaki’s blog. The post Cool Bubble Wrap Calendar appeared first on Clutter Coach by Originally posted 2008-07-11 10:33:00.

Celebrating Administrative Professionals

Office Dynamics

Join our April Blog-A-Thon. In honor of Administrative Professionals Week (4/20 – 4/24) and Office Dynamics 25th Year in business educating administrative professionals and their executives, we are bringing back our Blog-a-Thon. Feel free to respond to our blogs every day!

Day in the life: Diana Brandl, Senior EA at Mister Spex

Practically Perfect PA

Plus, all the calendar management, involvement in projects and of course leading my Office team. I like writing articles myself and launched my blog on Facebook end of last year: [link]. The blog is a platform for my network of Office Professionals.

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How to Run a Blog-Based Promotion

Andrea Kalli

With a reasonable amount of blog traffic and a proactive audience, it is possible to put your business in front of thousands, sometimes even tens-of-thousands of eyes, all with a simple special offer or potential prize. 4) Make it relevant to your blog.

Deborah Chaddock Brown Speaking Calendar

Make or Break Moments

So I have added my speaking calendar to the site – just click on Speaking Calendar.

6 Reasons Every Serious Blogger Should Blog for the Big Dogs

Men With Pens

Don’t get me wrong; you can have a totally groovy experience at lesser-known sites and accomplish many valuable blogging goals through those avenues. Several new commentators and visitors to my own blog. A request for a guest post at a popular business blog. Better Blogging

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Using The BlackBerry myTasks App As GTD Capture Tool

Productivity Bits

Integration with Blackberry Calendar – One of the best features of myTasks is it’s integration with the BlackBerry’s built-in Calendar app. I can set the Start Date or Alarm (Notification) within myTasks and it will also be captured in my Calendar at the same time.

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Automating Family Calendars With Cozi

Simple Productivity Blog

Wednesdays are simplicity days at SimpleProductivity blog. One of the hardest things I have had to keep track of is the family calendar. I asked for him to write his activities on the family calendar. My first impression was that it was another calendar program.

Common Sense Productivity: The Calendar

Simple Productivity Blog

Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. Enter the calendar. The calendar, with its days and hours , is a visual representation of time. By filling in a calendar, you have a picture of your time commitments. Calendar Formats.

Qualities Of A Great Assistant

Office Dynamics

If you are an assistant reading this blog, check off the ones that describe you. If you are a manager reading this blog, check off the ones that apply to your administrative partner. Excellent calendaring skills.

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How to Run a Blog-Based Promotion | Internet Marketing Promotion.

Andrea Kalli

With a reasonable amount of blog traffic and a proactive audience, it is possible to put your business in front of thousands, sometimes even tens-of-thousands of eyes, all with a simple special offer or potential prize. 4) Make it relevant to your blog.

The Three Day Productivity Retreat Everyone Needs

Productivityist

Ryan is the creator of the blog, The ADHD NERD , a blog dedicated to helping people be more productive, successful and happy especially if they have ADHD. A wall calendar. Whatever it is, get it down on a calendar. Mindfulness Productivity Work Life calendar checklist procrastination productivity retreatToday’s guest post is by Ryan McRae.

Overlapping Calendars In Microsoft Outlook? Really?

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Overlapping Calendars In Microsoft Outlook? Do you wish that you could somehow overlap the calendars so that you could see the availabilities for everyone at the same time, instead of straining your eyes going back and forth like a yo-yo between calendars?

Why Being An Executive Assistant Is A Rewarding Career

Office Dynamics

A stellar Executive Assistant must think of every detail for every function such as calendar management, travel planning, meeting preparation and execution, and e-mail management.

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Calendar "ah ha"

Laughing all the Way to Work

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 © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 16 January, 2010 Calendar "ah ha" I was participating in a Harvard sponsored webinar with my boss the other day. Otherwise too many colors make the calendar overwhelming, not helpful.

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Executives and Assistants Working in Partnership — The Magic Formula

Office Dynamics

There are so many facets of the executive and assistant partnership that I’d like to spread my tips and advice over 2 or 3 blogs. Discuss the day’s calendar but not just who or what is on the calendar. Please be sure to check our blog in the next few weeks as I will provide valuable and life-long strategies on how to create a rewarding, productive executive and assistant team.

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Favorite Planning/Calendar Tool - Readers Speak Out

Productive & Organized

Check out this great tool » Favorite Planning/Calendar Tool - Readers Speak Out There are many ways to manage your time and activities.  What is your favorite planning/calendar tool and why? Of all the calendar tools I know, this one handles tasks the best.

Assistants Speak Out: The Biggest Struggles In Partnering With Their Executive

Office Dynamics

Blocking his calendar to work on his projects. Talking about calendar and upcoming meetings. 3 Struggle: Executive’s calendar. Doesn’t let assistant control his/her calendar. Happy Monday! Fall is in the air and I love it.

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