Using social media when organising an event

Practically Perfect PA

LinkedIn and Twitter to find speakers, team building activities, caterers, attendees and presentation topics. When it comes to organising the event do remember that you know best, you are at the centre of the logistics, aware of the budget and you should have the final say.

Pre Budget Report: Labour Darling Plays Class War Trump Card

The Small Business Blog

Early indications via twitter and other online social media is that more and more people thinking about leaving the UK to set up shop abroad. All in all this was not a Pre-Budget Report, the was a Pre-Election Manifesto. E-Mail me or follow me. How to be successful and eco-friendly.

Trending Sources

Tips for the Traveling Administrative Professional

Office Dynamics

By taking these steps, you will be able to find the best options within your budget so you can travel in style. Know Your Budget: Before you start creating your itinerary, check to see what your budget is. Post on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to see if people have tips for sights and restaurants in your destination. Administrative professionals are the superheroes of travel planning.

15 social media and technology trends for 2015

Practically Perfect PA

With more and more content generated on Twitter, LinkedIn and other platforms for assistants it is really important that you have a system in place that helps you get the most out of social media. Twitter Ads. Wearable technology.

The wonderful world of events – roundup

Practically Perfect PA

Sometimes it is worth looking outside of London (or any major city) for venues, even if some people have to travel it could save lots on the overall budget. Event budgeting is a major MAJOR factor in organising any event. Here is a great piece on event budgeting.

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Top 12 iPhone Apps That'll Increase Your Productivity

Dumb Little Man

It's free to use and has a ton of features like easy budgeting, investment tracking, nice and detailed graphs, and many more that let you know what's going on with your hard earned money. You can send emails, take notes, post to Twitter and do much more, all using your voice.

2011 88

Another Christmas Planning Checklist

Ian's Messy Desk

Prepare budget and plan projects: Figure out how much you are able to spend. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

A day in the life: Catherine Pile, ELLE Magazine

Practically Perfect PA

Budget time in magazines is extensive and stressful so my job is to keep everything running smoothly. A make up artist, I love following Lisa potter Dixon on Twitter ( @lisa_benefit ) as having worked with her for ELLE she is an inspiration and eyebrow guru!

2015 76

Embracing Social Media for Business

The Small Business Blog

Social networking websites like Twitter and Facebook see a huge number of loyal visitors each day. Websites such as Twitter and Facebook also allow you to expand your branding; following the branding on your website through to your Twitter account and Facebook page, as we have done on this WinWeb Facebook Page. Social media marketing can particularly help small businesses that normally have a smaller marketing budget that needs to work harder.

Open Loops 12/5/2014

Simple Productivity Blog

or you can find me on Twitter ( @SmplProdBlog ) and Facebook ( ). On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers. Topics can come from anywhere, and cover anything.

5 Productivity Apps You Probably Already Have on Your Smartphone

Office Dynamics

What date is the budget report due? Follow Julie on Twitter. This article is part one in a two-part series on productivity apps for administrative professionals by Julie Perrine. While there’s certainly a case to be made for banning phones from the workplace – confidentiality concerns, Facebook faux pas, employees who spend more time on Snapchat than spreadsheets – some smartphone apps, when used properly, can make your job a lot easier.

2017 59

5 Women Entrepreneurs Who Failed Before Becoming Millionaires

Dumb Little Man

With a tight budget and without any know-how about food business, Ruth Fertel bought a local restaurant named Chris’s Steakhouse after seeing an advertisement of it in the newspaper. Did you know that most of the successful women entrepreneurs today suffered dismal failures before?

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How can you help your Executive with travel delays?

Practically Perfect PA

Many airlines and airports will post up to date information on their Twitter feed before they get round to telling people on the ground. Picture the scene. You’ve planned your Executive’s business trip to a tee. It is perfect.

How Online Blogging Is Influencing Business Trends

Dumb Little Man

If you have the budget, you can also choose to use advertising tools offered by social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Reddit, and so on. Nowadays, online blogging is one of the most useful strategies for attracting traffic and customers.

2016 47

Facilitating Group Planning Sessions

Practically Perfect PA

Ask everyone to brainstorm all the things they can think of that needs to happen eg for a conference – programme design, sponsorship, risk identification, evaluation method, speakers, budget, topics, travel and accommodation etc. Twitter: @minutesmad1.

SEO Tips for Small Business

The Small Business Blog

Stretching your budgets into the realms of SEO and online marketing can often be tricky. Even with an incredibly tight budget there are a number of tools available to you, such as exploring social. Is there an audience for you on Twitter? That being said you don’t have to spend a penny on your online marketing efforts if you don’t want too, with just a little time and some creativity you can do wonders for your online presence and overall visibility within the search engines.

7 Cross-Border Dropshipping Tips Winners Use

Dumb Little Man

Follow their strategies on blogs, podcasts, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and any other places where they hang out. If you are unsure how to create one, you can hire freelancers to design one for you on a budget that won’t break the bank. Thinking of scaling or taking your dropshipping business overseas? Today is the best time to do that! E-commerce’s global consumer base continues to expand exponentially and with this type of demand, supply must also rise.

2017 39

Try Working In A New Space To Be More Productive


I got a lot of great feedback on Twitter about how i mportant health is to productivity. Here are three ideas for how to apply these concepts that fits any budget. It’s not something people tend to think about, but it’s something that we can all improve to find great gains.

2015 37

Stephanie Hosts Jill Hively: What's for Dinner? 5 Steps to Meal.

Productive & Organized

In addition to in-home space organization, Jill offers meal planning basics that grant young professionals confidence in the kitchen allowing them to regain control of their food budget by cooking meals and dining at home. Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

2011 62

Major Meltdown in Time Management - Tips to Avoid it Happening To You

Productive & Organized

Thanks to: Hillary Hutchinson from Charleston, CS of HHA, LLC  [link] or on Twitter: @chaos2order   2 - Use a Time Log to Keep You Focused Keep a time log. link] or on Twitter: @OrganizerGodess 3 - Just Say No Saying "NO" is really hard for a lot of us - especially women.

2010 44

The Art of Efficient Thinking (How to Reduce Cognitive Load)


You can follow him on Twitter @SeanNisil. If you are working on a lean budget, a free alternative is to use the talk to text feature on your phone and send yourself emails during the day. Sean Nisil is an entrepreneur and advisor based in California.

2015 48

How to Network While Traveling on Business

On The Job

She also organizes "tweet ups," she says, contacting regular Twitter followers and asking them to meet her if she''s in the city where they live.

Looking for Fresh Content for your Internet or Social Media Marketing Virtual Assistant Business?

Andrea Kalli

This way you can keep your costs down if the budget is tight right now, and come back to get the other packs later…as long as they’re still available. Tags: Guest Blog Post Online Business, Promotion and Marketing virtual assistant article directories article packs articles audio courses blog posts internet marketing internet marketing report slideshare content ideas social marketing social networking tweets twitter ideas unique content vaclassroom video course

Looking for Fresh Content for your Internet or Social Media Marketing Virtual Assistant Business?

Andrea Kalli

This way you can keep your costs down if the budget is tight right now, and come back to get the other packs later…as long as they’re still available. Tags: Guest Blog Post Online Business, Promotion and Marketing virtual assistant article directories article packs articles audio courses blog posts internet marketing internet marketing report slideshare content ideas social marketing social networking tweets twitter ideas unique content vaclassroom video course

5 Instagram Tools That Can Boost Brand Performance

Dumb Little Man

Follow Simply Measured on Twitter for a free analytics report that will tell you all you need to know about charts, scorecards and appendix. However, if you do not have a budget for new investments, you should start with the Instagram Insight tool. Are you an Instagram user or an Instagram star? Frankly, becoming an Instagram star from a regular user can be an arduous journey and, unfortunately, 90% of users don’t make it successfully.

Who is attending the Virtual Summit?

Practically Perfect PA

We are going to monitor the hashtag #pppavirtualsummit for a month after the Summit so if you are watching the recording and want to ask a question on Twitter you can. Developing your business acumen on a shoestring budget.

2017 14

Logo Lift – 5 Signs Your Logo Needs a Facelift

Small Business CEO

A firestorm of Gap trash-talking ignited on Facebook and Twitter. Maybe you started your business on a budget. How important is your logo? If you make a good product, turn a profit, and enjoy strong customer support, does that little logo really matter? Just ask Gap.

2002 29

4 Smart Ways to Travel The World For Free

Dumb Little Man

2 BUDGET TRAVELING. Learn how to manage your travel budget and create the perfect long-lasting travel experiences. Use hashtags that match your idea on Twitter, Instagram, etc. Do you want to know our secret on ways to travel the world for FREE ?

My iPhone Screens, Explained


I recently posted a photo of my iPhone 4S home screen on Facebook and Twitter, and people started asking about why certain apps had a home there. YNAB: My budgeting and finance app of choice. And you don''t want your budgeting program out of mind.

2014 36

How to Get Some Breathing Room


If you need to restore margin to your finances, start by cutting something out of your budget. Or you want to get better at budgeting. I’m mostly in a reactive state — giving my attention primarily to the incoming inboxes of email and Twitter — then chances are I’m wasting time. This is why I’ve been spending even less time than usual on email and Twitter…. I love Twitter. The following is a guest post by my good friend Shawn Blanc, creator of The Focus Course.

Outsourcing Services to Virtual Staff: Is It Worth It?


You can connect with him on Twitter. This is especially true if you own a small business with tight budgets and limited access to capital. I’m preparing for my live streaming event Beyond Productivity , so I’ve enlisted the help of additional contributors this week.

2015 30

The Best Thing You Can Do to Get More of What You Need and Want Done


And you’d be able to spend the highly-recommended date night actually enjoying each other’s company rather than figuring out the grocery budget. You want to write that book proposal but you also want to see what’s going on Twitter.

2015 35

Getting Things Done in Tough Places


You can learn more about Euan at his website and follow him on Twitter. In the same way as budgeting doesn’t give you more money but does let you know exactly where you are financially, an effective productivity system lets you know better where your lines in the sand are.

2013 37

Study: Bosses Focused on Profits Hurt Bottom Line

On The Job

Managers can get a heightened sense of their own power when they're pushed to zero in on bottom-line issues such as headcount, budget control and worker bonuses, according to a recent experiment from New York University's Stern School of Business and Cornell University's Johnson School of Management. "As Through social networking like Facebook and Twitter, young managers are more status conscious and aware of employee opinions.

2012 25

Tracking How to Get It All Done & Avoid Information Overload-Interview With @Springpad CEO @jeffjaner

Productive & Organized

Generating awareness for a consumer app without a big marketing budget is definitely a challenge. Information Overload is a topic that comes up frequently when I talk with people about what holds their productivity back.

2011 48

The Practically Perfect Business Traveller’s Guide to San Francisco

Practically Perfect PA

Rich in cultural attractions, it is both liberal bastion and commercial hub with tech-hot Silicon Valley reaching north and embracing the city with global headquarter giants like Twitter, Pinterest, and SalesForce.

Your Etiquette Practice Could be Killing Your Productivity

Productive & Organized

  Make sure the restaurant is within your budget! Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Archive Network with Steph Is This You?

Featured Soloist Barbara Austin: “Don’t Jump Into It Without a Plan”

The Solopreneur Life

I’ve always struggled with budgeting my time effectively, an issue which has at times caused me to fall short of my earnings goals. It’s best if I start out each morning by diving right into a client project for an hour or two, and save checking email or Twitter for later.

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The 3 Best Ways To Market Your Small Business

Small Business CEO

You want to get the most out of all your efforts because it’s likely your budget is limited. Follow her on Twitter @BizBuzzNancy. When you are looking to market your small business, it’s important to find ways to get the most out of money spent.

Podcast 022: Close up shop

Clutter Coach

In this episode, I’ll talk about why you need to budget in time to put things away to keep clutter from getting out of control. If you have a question for me that you’d like me to address on the podcast, please post it on my Facebook page, Instagram or Twitter. by Subscribe: iTunes ⋅ Stitcher ⋅ Soundcloud ⋅ YouTube ⋅ Google Play.