Using Machine Learning and AI for Productivity In The Workplace

Dumb Little Man

AI tools such as Deloitte’s LaborWise can provide managers with analytics to recognize high-cost locations, roadblocks and even supply information about which departments are overworked or understaffed. Learning with AI.

2020 229

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!!    Cons of Planning Tool: There is a learning curve.

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How To Learn Something New Every Day (And Actually Do Something With It)

Productivityist

For years I kept reading blogs, listening to interviews and watching TED talks, without implementing what I’d learned. That’s why today I’ll not only show you what you can do to learn something new every day, but also how to actually do something with it. where to find new things to learn, every single day, how to consume them without going into overdrive. You’ll feel a lot better about the things you do learn, because you’re actually backing them up with actions.

2016 67

The Potential Customer just Walked – How Much did it cost you.

Make or Break Moments

Posted by Deborah Chaddock Brown on January 7, 2010 under Connecting Moments , Customer Moments , making a difference | Read the First Comment What is the cost of a lost customer? I learned today from CustServ that the cost of lost customers equals 338.5 How much is that costing you?

2010 130

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. In fact, you need to continually learn and grow.

2016 208

Happy New Year: Why Labour Day Has Become My New Year’s Day

Productivityist

Starting on Labour Day aligns with the school calendar. During the summer I’m home with the kids, so aligning my calendar with the aligning my calendar with the school year just makes sense to me. Groundhog Day fits in perfectly with the new way I’m structuring my calendar.

2015 108

Four Steps to Change Your Life – With Books

Dumb Little Man

A book may only cost you $20.00, but the cost of your time to read it may be significantly higher. Open Up Your Calendar Put these new, actionable items into your calendar. Learning Change

2011 285

The R's Of Employee Motivation

Ian's Messy Desk

If you think your employee’s poor performance is costing you profit, instead of overhauling your employee roster, why not try motivating them to become better employees ? Or once-a-month, spring for dessert treats in honor of those celebrating birthdays in that calendar month.

2010 130

Planner Or Tickler (1-31) File? - How to Use Both For Optimal.

Productive & Organized

How to Use Both For Optimal Professional & Personal Productivity (guest post by Meggin McIntosh) A question that often comes up in workshops as well as on my blog is this one: How do you suggest people use their calendar (planner) in conjunction with the tickler (1-31) files? Sometimes I wonder if I am duplicating my efforts by using a calendar and the tickler files. Sometimes I wonder if I am duplicating my efforts by using a calendar and the tickler files.

2009 120

To Be CEO – Let Go!

Step It Up VA Coaching

If the extra time spent bringing your team member up to speed is what is keeping you from delegating, think of that time as a wise and cost effective investment, spread out over how ever many times the task will need to be done in the future. Define and calendar deadlines, and set up meetings and mini-deadlines to track progress throughout the project. If you want to claim your role as CEO, learn to let go. by Donna Toothaker.

2011 136

Guide to Membership Retention and Strategies

Andrea Kalli

Keeping these clients is always more cost effective than obtaining new members. This may include a two part content series that must be learned over two or more renewal periods.

2010 153

Green Gift Giving: Great Eco-Office Gift Ideas

Eco-Office Gals

Cost: $10-$40. Cost: $11.95. Cost: $27.99. Check out Trees for the Future or Tree People to learn how you can adopt or plant a tree in your co-worker’s name. Cost: Whatever you’d like. Eco-Calendars. Cost: $13.99. Cost: $12.49.

Gifts 225

The Vanishing Executive Assistant—NOT!

Office Dynamics

They are not paid the big bucks to manage a calendar and book flights. On top of that, these leaders don’t do a very good job of managing their schedules because they don’t have time to look at their calendar from a holistic perspective. The cost is about $30,000.

2020 260

The 5 Commandments for Saving Time and Reducing Stress

Dumb Little Man

The answer lies in the 5 Commandments of Time Management: Commandment #1: Organize your time This first rule of thumb will make a dramatic difference in your effectiveness: keep one calendar and devote yourself to keeping it current. That way you can learn your weaknesses and self-correct.

Stress 285

12 Clever Ways You Can Earn Money From Your Computer Today

Dumb Little Man

If you love helping people learn, an online tutor can be a fantastic job to do what you love. Dozens of companies hire virtual assistants on a contract basis to help save on employment costs. In today’s digital world, working from home has never been more accessible.

2020 225

The R’s Of Employee Motivation

Ian's Messy Desk

If you think your employee’s poor performance is costing you profit, instead of overhauling your employee roster, why not try motivating them to become better employees ? Or once-a-month, spring for dessert treats in honor of those celebrating birthdays in that calendar month.

2014 198

The 5 Commandments for Saving Time and Reducing Stress

Dumb Little Man

Commandment #1: Organize your time This first rule of thumb will make a dramatic difference in your effectiveness: keep one calendar and devote yourself to keeping it current. Yes, there will be other calendars you're issued at work, school or home, but those should be considered secondary.

Stress 286

Repair or Replace Phone? Here’s Why You Need to Fix That Broken Phone

Dumb Little Man

Complicated psychology coupled with our daily needs plays a part in this costly cycle. We like to think of them as luxuries, particularly when involving substantially costly ones. What happens when you drop your cell phone and the screen cracks? Do you repair or replace the phone?

2019 210

SMART objectives for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Develop the 2014 content marketing strategy in line with business activities and the 2014 events calendar. A database to be created and maintained so that travel costs are collected and reported monthly.

2013 265

Focus, Share and Package Your Passion with Ease

Productive & Organized

Today, I'm going to share Cindy's 3 simple, yet powerful steps and tell you about a no cost training where you can learn more. Just click here and register to attend this free call: [link] Then mark the date and time on your calendar so you don't miss out.

2012 153

Getting the Most Out of Your Next Performance Evaluation

Office Dynamics

Learning is always a win-win for an employee & manager and progress is easily tracked. Explore ways to reduce supply costs by 5% to 10%. Discuss the importance of a calendar time block for your manager to focus on emails, presentations, budget, etc.

2018 186

Administrative/Clerical: Will Technology Replace the Administrative Assistant?

Office Dynamics

The decreasing costs of new technology turned the decision into a no-brainer. After all, why bother filling admin jobs when iPhone calendar apps are so simple to navigate?

2013 167

How to Work Less, Earn More, and Spend More Time with Your Loved Ones

Dumb Little Man

Think back to when you were first learning how to drive. Here are five tips to help you focus on family Schedule family time on your calendar. You may be surprised to find it’s roughly about the same as what it costs to hire someone to do your weekly household chores or yard work.

2013 285

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

Productive & Organized

     Can you really coordinate calendars using Springpad?  The actual coordination of calendars happens external to Springpad, but personal events and reminders set in Springpad can be automatically synced to iCal and Google Calendar.

2011 218

My 2012 Career and Business Plan

Eat Your Career

They’ll be able to learn from others who are going through the exact same thing as them, and they’ll develop bonds that simply don’t tend to happen all that often in life. Plus, group programs are significantly more affordable (about one-fourth the cost of an individual program).

2012 170

Listen Live to Stephanie on Edge of Change - Interview with the.

Productive & Organized

January 20, 2011 2:00 PM CST (12:00 PM PST- 1:00 PM  MT- 3:00 PM EST) For 60 Minutes Learn how to battle the top time-stealers and take control of your office once-and-for-all with expert advice from productivity consultant and coach Stephanie LH Calahan Mark Your Calendar and Sign Up Today!

2011 178

Are you Time-challenged Tim or Non-productive Nancy? Then get in.

Productive & Organized

  Keep reading to learn more. You, and anyone you would like to pass this message along to, can get lots of no cost information and resources on time management from time management experts all across the country.   Keep reading to learn more.

2011 175

Prepare now for when business picks up again

Loosely Speaking

If you’ve been doing your time tracking by hand, for instance, or never learned how to track projects using a database, look around now for some software options which can automate these processes for you later. You can get involved (it will cost you nothing but time) by going here.

2009 130

SMART objectives

Practically Perfect PA

Develop the 2014 content marketing strategy in line with business activities and the 2014 events calendar. A database to be created and maintained so that travel costs are collected and reported monthly.

2013 130

SMART objectives

Practically Perfect PA

Develop the 2014 content marketing strategy in line with business activities and the 2014 events calendar. A database to be created and maintained so that travel costs are collected and reported monthly.

2013 130

Working From Home: Notary Public

Administrative Arts

That can cost anywhere from $30 to a couple of hundred depending on your state requirements. The job is fairly easy to learn. Managing Calendars Part 2: Scheduling More Than Meetings.

2011 88

Do Bad Bosses Breed Bad Bosses?

The Office Professionals Place

How to deal with it: If you keep your bosses calendar, you can ask him ahead of time if he needs anything in particular for the meeting or if you know the agenda you can suggest information your boss can take to the meeting and have it prepared.

2010 130

Tips for Simplifying and Organizing Home Maintenance Tasks

Simple Productivity Blog

It helps me keep my home safe and I also save on potential repair costs. Many household chores can seem tedious or downright boring, but by creating an annual schedule and attaching it to your calendar, you can remove the tedium and build in a good sense of accomplishment.

2011 164

What is Your 1400 Plan? Don't Have My Tradgedy! #businesscontinuity #productivity #dontwasttime

Productive & Organized

  I give the guy my information only to learn that my special Black Tie protection had expired 2 months earlier!  THE COST. Outside of the actual dollar cost of the new computer and warranty plan, there was a horrible cost in time.

2011 165

How to Organize Business Cards & Networking Conversations - Interview & Giveaway @ContactKeeper

Productive & Organized

Keep reading to learn more about the great product and how you can win. “ So how can people get started and what is the cost? Any big lessons learned? We are not a calendar. Have you always been organized or did you have to learn it?

5 Tips for Productivity, Organizing and Changing Your Life

Productive & Organized

  If your business is not effectively organized, it’s costing you money.    We learned back in pre-school that trying to fit a square peg into a round hole just does not work.    They even have different rates that they can learn and absorb information. 

2010 225

Set Yourself Apart from the Competition » Make or Break Moments

Make or Break Moments

I thought I would prefer someone from the United States and Canada but I soon learned that they were the highest cost and not all had experience.

2010 130

Featured Soloist Jill Chivers: “Be Extra Patient”

The Solopreneur Life

What is a mistake that you made that you learned from? We were still learning about online marketing and cyber commerce, and we thought we’d done enough research. I also use Outlook for e-mails, calendar and contacts; Skype for talking with friends on the cheap; MS Office for the usual.

2010 157

6 Areas of Your Business Life that You MUST Have Flow to Make More.

Productive & Organized

  Rather than having sticky notes all over your desk for things you want to get done, put the tasks on your calendar.    Document mismanagement is estimated to cost business 12% to 15% of corporate revenue. Learn whatis enhancing or impeding your productivity today!

2010 236

A Casual Conversation: What Would You Do If You Had All the Money In the World?

Men With Pens

You’re about to learn what it is. How to weight the costs and benefits of every purchase you’ll ever make, ever again. Book your calendar for April 25, 12:00pm Eastern. Owning a small business is tough – real tough.

2012 65

10 Freelancer Mistakes that Damage Your Success

Men With Pens

Also, work with your calendar when projects come knocking at your door – don’t just say yes. You always need to learn. You can either learn the free way through blogs and online tutorials or pay for courses to upgrade your skills. That’ll cost you referrals and new clients.

2010 102

Guide to Membership Retention and Strategies | Internet Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

Keeping these clients is always more cost effective than obtaining new members. This may include a two part content series that must be learned over two or more renewal periods.

2010 170

No Budget for Training? Do It Yourself

Administrative Arts

They know this lack of mastery costs them time and energy and they simply want to resolve it. Even without training programs or budgets for traditional or online classes, there are still ways to learn the tips and tricks you need to become more efficient. So, for my own satisfaction, and to make my life easier, I decided to learn more. Maybe it’s not a program, maybe it’s your filing system or your calendaring habits.