New in Google Docs: Spreadsheets Form Summary

Denise Aday

I love how Google quietly and consistently adds new tools – and new capabilities to existing ones. A favorite tool of mine is Google Docs – spreadsheets in particular. This questionnaire is a Google spreadsheet that has been turned into an online form that can be conveniently completed in a browser. There are many other ways to use these easy spreadsheet forms: customer satisfaction surveys, quick opinion polls (post the results to your blog!),

Dealing with confidential electronic documents

Practically Perfect PA

A few years ago I wrote a really detailed blog about dealing with confidential electronic documents and paperwork. Today, I thought I would write an update on my blog from a few years ago and concentrate on electronic documents.

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Are you Ga Ga For Google?

The Office Professionals Place

The Office Professionals Place by Elite Office Concepts The purpose of this blog is to educate, enlighten, motivate, inspire, and strengthen office professionals to grow in their professional development. Thursday, January 21, 2010 Are you Ga Ga For Google? Are you Googling?

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

Practically Perfect PA

With TRAVO , all you have to create a profile for each of your travelers and you’ll never have to refer back to your sticky notes or Google Docs ever again! This blog post is sponsored by Travo.

6 Tools to Help You Manage Large Projects with Local & Virtual.

Productive & Organized

" Google Docs with XL Joanne Lang also suggested Google docs with XL.    You would use Google docs the same way you would an MS Office Excel worksheet.  Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

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How Social Media Helps Students Study

Dumb Little Man

Now, if you google essay topics, you will get tons of resources. Some things that can be put into practice when sharing: Stream a class through live video on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Google Hangouts, or YouTube. If you are working on a team project, work on a Google Doc.

Top 7 Gmail Tips and Tricks

Small Business CEO

As a loyal Gmail user for many years, I have watched Google’s golden child evolve into an incredibly efficient and functional interface. Though Google boasts extremely secure and reliable servers, when your entire life is stored on Gmail, it’s good to have a backup.

5 Ways To Use Google+ For Business

Small Business CEO

Google Plus is not only for social communication but has proven to be an effective tool for business. Whether it is used in cost reduction efforts or to save time, Google Plus has numerous features designed to improve business productivity and efficiency.

Blogging Tips for Company Blogs

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Blogging Tips for Company Blogs By The Professional Assistant on Tuesday, December 11, 2007 Filed Under: Client Service , Productivity D o you blog for your company? If you read my recent article on blogging at work, read on. Make sure that the person who is blogging for your company (if this is not you), has outstanding credentials. A person with high authority would help the blog the most.

Top 13 Tools For Efficiently Running Your Online Business

Dumb Little Man

Google Apps Google Apps is a package of popular Google tools like Gmail, Google Docs and all, allotted specifically for your domain. Ranging from docs to wiki, reports to CRM and planner to invoice, there’s a huge number of applications to choose from.

Best Business Technology for Small Businesses & Their Owners (28 ideas from them to you!)

Productive & Organized

A Self-Hosted Wordpress Blog. Oh, did I mention that your meeting confirmation hits your google, outlook or web calendar as well as generates a confirmation email. Can't Live Without Google. " Stephanie you are such a geek."

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Blogging Here and There

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Blogging Here and There By The Professional Assistant on Friday, December 28, 2007 Filed Under: Organize , Prioritize , Productivity A s you may have noticed, I havent been blogging on a daily basis for about 2 weeks now. I realized that blogging is great, but you have to try to have a life outside of the computer world as well. Thus blogging is becoming the norm at these cafés.

16 Business Owners Share What They Would Do Differently

Productive & Organized

Due to the fact that some of them are new to WordPress, I have spent quite a bit of time showing them how to post to their blog, update pages, create new pages, tags, SEO.etc. Google Docs was used to share the process sheets amongst ourselves.

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The Traditional and the Creative Ways to Use Evernote

Simple Productivity Blog

If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guest post guidelines. By now, I bet most of you reading this blog know or at least have heard of Evernote. This post was written by a guest author. Simply put, it is a productivity powerhouse.

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5 Awesome Productivity Apps for Android Phones

Productivity Bits

Google Docs. With Google Docs , you can use your existing Google account to upload your documents, saving a backup online. You can create a document on your phone, and it will be available to view on your PC under your Google account. Google Voice.

Productive Communication & Marketing : How to Manage All of Those Links! Interview with @ItsMyURLs CEO @hustle247

Productive & Organized

  Some would say that having a Google profile is all that you need.    Google profiles allow you to add multiple photos, large bio, and other social networking features.  How many social networks do you belong to? 

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How to Make Money Freelance Writing Online

Daily Writing Tips

Today we have tens of thousands of online publications, from small blogs to online magazines and news sites, covering virtually any niche and topic you can imagine! This includes using a word processor, sending and receiving emails, searching on Google efficiently and so on.

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A Step-by-Step System to Higher Productivity


He shares his journey by leveraging his mobile marketing experience through a successful blog and podcast in his area of expertise, and now teaches others how to do the same at Managing two blogs and two podcasts is a lot of work so I needed a system that works.

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Want to Blog About Your Work?

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Want to Blog About Your Work? Blogging about your firm is one of the ways to do this. More and more firms are allowing their employees to blog, whether it be internal or external. Internal blogging refers to employees writing blogs that are stored on an intranet or company server. External blogging is basically the same thing that you are reading right at this moment.

Blast Through Writer’s Block With These 3 Tools

Men With Pens

While I often write in Google Docs, I can only do so when I’m “in the zone” so to speak: it’s dangerous to start writing with the Internet right at your fingertips, there are so many other things you could be doing rather than writing.

10 Tips for a Killer Presentation

Ian's Messy Desk

Or, if you prefer, you can subscribe to my blog posts by e-mail. Comments thanks that’s helpful Comment by email on July 23, 2008 @ 11:48 pm Trackbacks Leave a comment Subscribe to blog posts by Email The Essential Motivation Handbook The Zen Habits Handbook for Life!

How We Pulled Off a Huge Event Through Outsourcing


She runs operations in a lean team and has written about her experiences and insights on the official Startup Safary blog (where this piece was initially published ) and on Venture Village. Review: Google Docs.

Featured Soloist Melissa Dinwiddie: “Start. Just Start.”

The Solopreneur Life

You can see the full range of my offerings on my Web site and blog, Living A Creative Life. The blog and online offerings are new as of 2010. Since I shift back and forth between a Mac and a PC, I’m getting to love Google Docs for spreadsheets and word processing.

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"Checking In" to a Better Flight

Professional Assistant Blog

You search around to find the best deal (check out Travel Links on the right side of this blog for some suggestions) and book what your boss needed. Home About Me Advertise "Checking In" to a Better Flight By The Professional Assistant on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 Filed Under: Meetings , Productivity , Research , Travel Y ou get an urgent e-mail from your boss asking you to book a flight and hotel.

Your online Business Development System: The Blog Transmitter


In this article I describe how to build your blog transmitter using just free software. The main component of The Transmitter is a blog and here is what I will cover in this article: Setting up your blog. Writing great articles for your blog. Monitoring your blog traffic.

Workflows: Trip Planning Made Easy


Google Docs works too. I link to blog posts and add "guidebook" to the end of my notes when there''s more information there that I''ll want to check out again. Create a Google Map for each city you''re planning to visit. visit some travel blogs, or buy a travel guide.

The Apps I Use

Simple Productivity Blog

When this blog first started, many eons ago, it was Palm-centered. I have hooked up the built-in calendar so that it links up to Google calendars. This little notebook syncs with Google Docs and took the place of the memos I stored on my Palm. Blogging and Writing.

How To Create A Blog Posts Ideas Incubator

Brilliantly Better

For a single blog post, that’s a lot. If I would have to pick only one tip from all 100, one tip that drastically improved my blogging performance, that would be “keep an idea incubator”. The bottom line is that I get the best blog posts ideas while I’m NOT at the computer.

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

Productive & Organized

Google Docs Function: You can share documents and co-edit them with your selected gmail friend. Google Calendar Function: We use this function for our itinerary. Network with Stephanie or Connect with Your Smart Phone Become a Fan Follow this blog Categories News & Updates!

Does Your CRM System Help Your Business Grow? Interview: @batchblue

Productive & Organized

Our full list of integration partners include: Eventbrite             Formstack FreshBooks Google MailChimp Rapportive RightSignature Shoeboxed Tungle Zendesk. For all things BatchBlue, check out our blog at [link].

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4 Ways to Cope with Difficult Colleagues

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise 4 Ways to Cope with Difficult Colleagues By The Professional Assistant on Tuesday, December 04, 2007 Filed Under: Productivity D o you find yourself having to deal with a difficult person in your office? Do you feel that they are overbearing and don’t know when to keep their opinions to themselves? Do they make inappropriate comments in a professional environment?

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How to Deal with Inconsiderate Co-Workers

Professional Assistant Blog

One of my readers asks: Ive been reading your blog for the past few months and really appreciate all the information and tips you provide! Post from: Administrative Assistant Tips 4comments for this post eurobillion This post has been removed by a blog administrator.

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Need to Change Excel Details from Vertical to Horizontal or Vice.

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Need to Change Excel Details from Vertical to Horizontal or Vice Versa?

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Administrative Procedures Manual - Does Your Department Need One?

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Administrative Procedures Manual - Does Your Department Need One?

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Do You Have a Pen?

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Do You Have a Pen? By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, February 21, 2008 Filed Under: Client Service , Meetings , Productivity Y ou’re walking around the office and someone comes up to you, asking for a pen. You search your pockets and realize that you don’t have one. Has this ever happened to you? This has happened to me quite a few times in the past.


Sync Your Hand Held Device

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Sync Your Hand Held Device By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, November 15, 2007 Filed Under: Networking , Organize , Productivity , Travel A re you looking for software that can synchronize most of your hand held devices? Heres a free piece of software that was recently released that can do just that. You can find instructions to setting up this software here and the software download page here.


Frugal Ways to Improve Remote Team’s Productivity

Productivity Bits

Last but not least, make it a habit to have everyone keep you updated on the work they’ve done which they can easily do by using tools such as Google Docs. A message from the Productivity Bits Blog Team. Many organizations tend to neglect team collaboration in remote workers, and that is a concern. Those kinds of team members never see each other face to face, and sometimes even work in different time zones, which obviously means that it’s that much harder to stay in sync.

Calculation of Discounts in Excel

Professional Assistant Blog

I tried searching around for an answer on Google, but no luck. Home About Me Advertise Calculation of Discounts in Excel By The Professional Assistant on Tuesday, August 21, 2007 Filed Under: MS-Excel H ave you ever wondered how to calculate discounts on certain products/services that you or your firm offers? One of my colleagues had this dilemma a few days ago. It kept providing me topics that werent relevant to the particular answer I was looking for.

A Miracle Lasts Only 3 Days

Brilliantly Better

If you read my blog on a regular basis, you must have recognized this paragraph title. It’s for a blog post I wrote a few weeks ago. Two and a half years ago, when I started this blog, I made a commitment to keep writing for it no matter what.


Labelling The Features In Microsoft Word

Professional Assistant Blog

I’ve searched Google and they say to use the drawing tool. Home About Me Advertise Labelling The Features In Microsoft Word By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, September 04, 2008 Filed Under: MS-Word , Productivity D o you create letters or labels in Microsoft Word ?