Productivity Experimention: A Case Study for Writing

Productivityist

In this case, the problem was bad timing. In Adler’s case, he spent his Y Combinator money and time iterating, failing, and experimenting with a bunch of ideas. I actually get more work done when I don’t use small snippets of time to catch up on Twitter, read articles, or check email.

2015 19

A Case Study on How to Sell in Email

Business Writing

In our business writing courses, people often ask how to write persuasive sales messages, and the topic is popular among the emailed questions I receive. Email How to Write _ Writing TipsIn response to the interest, the current issue of our free e-newsletter, Better Writing at.

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Case Study: Ccs Drive Freelancer Crazy

Business Writing

Naomi” wrote: Email Etiquette Teaching Business Writing A blog reader wrote to me recently with an issue that drives her crazy. Please read about her situation and share your opinions and advice. As usual, I have disguised the situation slightly to maintain the individual’s anonymity.

Do you want to speak at Assist Travel 2016?

Practically Perfect PA

The session is called Proactive PAs: Business Travel Case studies and Panel Session and the second session is called Top 5 business destinations uncovered. Proactive PAs: Business Travel Case Studies and Panel Session. Email Address: *.

2016 47

John Needs YOU!

The Small Business Blog

John needs business owners to use as case studies and some ‘from the trenches’ advice on starting a business like yours. We may send you a confirmation email to check you are a real person We are sorry but any violation of the above rules will mean an automatic removal of your comment.

10 reasons to attend Assist 2016

Practically Perfect PA

We have four fantastic case studies from brilliant assistants who have undertaken a project that has moved their career forward. I also have a business case letter that you can send to your boss to help with any conversations you will have regarding training for 2016.

2016 84

Best (and Worst) Online Marketing Techniques For Small Businesses

The Solopreneur Life

Triad’s 2012 case study follows a start-up summer camp through its first year of business. It’s a valuable article, and the study’s conclusions line up with my experience. Targeted email. Spam email. “Expensive…1 million emails sent…no new signups.” W hat works and what doesn’t when promoting your small business online? A Westerville, Ohio-based marketing company named Triad decided to find out.

How to Start a Proofreading Business At Home

Dumb Little Man

And also, start with a professional business plan , license, checking account, email and a phone number. states that “Customer testimonials and case studies are considered the most effective content marketing tactics, identified by 89% and 88%, respectively, of B2B marketers.”. Do you get annoyed when people keep writing “there” instead of “their,” “its” instead of “it’s” or “ affect” instead of “effect”?

2017 41

The Productivityist Podcast: A Closer Look at Automation with Wade Foster

Productivityist

Case Study: Paul Jarvis – How to Build Your Email List as an Author | Zapier. On this week’s episode of The Productivityist Podcast, I will be chatting with Wade Foster. Wade is the co-founder and CEO of the automation platform Zapier, which helps people automate their work by allowing connections between various apps. Wade and I will talk about how to get started with automation, and how to work your way through it.

2016 18

The Cloud's Impact on Business Models

Small Business Labs

The client calls or emails a question and the accountant figures out an answer and gets back to the client at a later time.    As we've discussed in the past , the accounting industry is an excellent case study for what's happening more broadly with knowledge work and work in general. I had an interesting time this week at Solutions 13 , which is the Sleeter Group's annual accounting solutions conference.

2013 33

How to Create Lead Magnets That Convert

The Solopreneur Life

Here’s Ian Brodie’s “21-Word Email” offer. You do it with a lead magnet that gives your prospects critical knowledge — in exchange for their email address. Email addresses comprise the most valuable digital asset you can have: your list.

2015 63

7 Ways to Make Money From Your Smartphone or Tablet

Dumb Little Man

And like any business, you'll probably want to read case studies of people that have done it. Most of the tasks assigned to VAs are web research, emailing , posting content to blogs, updating social media accounts and customer service.

2012 72

How I Use Evernote for Meetings

Productivityist

Evernote Meetings Case Study #1: The FFFing Meeting. Evernote Meetings Case Study #2: Productivityist Coaching. I’ll forward email correspondence with clients to Evernote as well (deleting personal information once the emails land in Evernote the first time). I create agendas in Evernote with checklists to mark off what we discussed during a call and then use that to craft the follow-up Recap Email I send to each client within 24 hours of a session.

2016 31

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

Productive & Organized

  They have a number of videos on their site to show you more about the tool as well as some case studies on how different businesses use it.  Click to get posts as we publish Prefer less email? Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

2011 85

Announcing my first book: The Hidden Power of Your Customers

Customers Rock!

The book is also supported with many case studies (based on personal interviews I conducted with company leaders), lots of practical tips, and fun personal stories – all written in the Customers Rock!

2011 92

Master the Art of Re-purposing Your Work and You'll Save Multiple Hours - 50 Ideas To Get You Started

Productive & Organized

Here's a tip: you talk to, email several people a day. 1) Send an email response. 2) Turn your email into a blog post - at least 250 words, spell-checked and edited. (3) Editing & reformatting case studies as individual PPT slides for on-the-fly presentations.

2011 132

How to Write a Free Ebook in Just 7 Days

Men With Pens

Here are a few writing tips: If you get stuck while writing, imagine yourself writing an email to a client or customer who had this particular question or problem. Give an example or mini case-study.

2012 52

10 reasons to attend Assist 2017

Practically Perfect PA

We have four fantastic case studies from brilliant assistants who have undertaken a project that has moved their career forward. I also have a business case letter that you can send to your boss to help with any conversations you will have regarding training for 2016.

The Zen of Social Media Marketing

The Small Business Blog

With case studies throughout, and strategies to guide you, “The Zen of Social Media Marketing” offers something for all levels of reader. E-Mail me or follow me. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes.

How to Improve Your Writing Skills by Analyzing Structure

Men With Pens

It’s available for free download (you don’t even need to put in your email address), and it has an unusual and innovative structure. Use a case study or a fictional story to illustrate your topic before going on to explain in more detail.

Open Loops 7/26/2011: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

I love the rules for processing email that are laid forth in this article: one click, and 3 sentences. Tuesdays are open loop days at SimpleProductivity blog. If you have the choice, would you rather be hourly or salaried? My choice is hourly.

How to know when to invest in your business

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

Case study time! If you’re reading this via email or RSS you probably need to click through to my actual site to view the video. It’s so, so gratifying to see the results of my work (years worth, in some cases) communicated with sincerity and eloquence.

Aerial, Areal, and Ariel

Daily Writing Tips

Posts By Email Grab The RSS Home Archives About Contact Tests Book Aerial, Areal, and Ariel by Maeve Maddox The word aerial has long been in common usage as an adjective to describe things having to do with the sky and atmosphere.

Swarmteams V2.0 coming soon

BioTeams

Import - automatically create swarms by importing from existing email lists. Enhanced Invitation Processing - invitation by email, SMS, mobile phone join or widget-based sign-up. For a PDF version: For more information: New Music Case Study.

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Sales Psychology: The Nutshell Guide to Corporate Schmoozing

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

within thirty minutes) by sending a quick email thanking them for their time and giving them that file they asked to see. A key testimonial, a report, a case study… It doesn’t matter what it is - just make sure you don’t bring it. I love selling.

Swarm Leader opportunity for team practitioners, consultants and researchers

BioTeams

To publish case studies and new working practices. If you think you fit the bill and are interested please email me (Ken Thompson) for a more detailed discussion. Bioteams and Swarms are acknowledged as radical innovations in the field of teams, communities and social networks.

From Reach to Relationships: microMarketing Chapter Review

Customers Rock!

Zappos customers, for example, are encouraged to do this through emails sent to them encouraging reviews after a purchase, but Zappos customers evangelize the brand because of the great customer service they receive.

Come Join OnlineProfits.com – It Is Free Now

Daily Writing Tips

Posts By Email Grab The RSS Home Archives About Contact Tests Book Come Join OnlineProfits.com – It Is Free Now by Daniel Scocco No writing tip in this post, but since many of our readers are looking to start a website or an online business, I figured the information would be relevant.

Is blogging worth it? | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

link] After writing 300+ blog posts, I decided to solve my “blogged out&# feeling by (DUH) starting a daily email instead – I figured the shorter post style would be just right for my busy life. Heather p.s. Yes, I know you asked me if I was *sure* I wanted to start a daily email.

What happens to your website if you die | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

That means possibly posting something to your blog, sending out a press release, tweeting a public notice or emailing clients. We have the advantage of being able to draft a piece just in case and tailor it properly to say what we want to say. Write something up, just in case.

Small Business Checklist: Business Process Outsourcing | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

This content had really help me for my case study. We may send you a confirmation email to check you are a real person We are sorry but any violation of the above rules will mean an automatic removal of your comment. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

Should You Go Back to School? | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

In my case, for example, I want to have a whole marketing campaign planned out by the end of my course. We’re happy to make suggestions for any and all experts we know on the subject you want to study.

Authoritative Website Copy | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Must be that French blood and all…) @Steve – May I present you Case Study Number 3875, James Chartrand. Get RSS right here Get email updates here Recent Posts What to Do When You Feel Like You Can’t Catch Up How to Take the Next Step in Your Freelance Career What To Do When Clients Haggle Which Type of Entrepreneur Are You?

Writer's Block - and One Trick to Beat It |

Men With Pens

5 Things That Make a Case Study a Good Story Reply Edward June 7, 2010 at 9:15 am Thanks for a tip. We respect your email privacy Well never rent, sell, or otherwise share information we collect, because thatd be a violation of everything we believe in. "I

Why You Should Travel Back Through Time | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

I am not sure about digging into the archives–not possible in my case. My blog focuses on London restaurants, which means in some cases you really are travelling back in time because restaurants come and go so regularly. How intention makes a brand – a quick case study Reply James ( @MenwithPens ) February 22, 2010 at 8:46 am Alright.

Free Blog Posts | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

They’re the wisdom culled of years of experience, study, and labor. Case in point… “1$ an article! When their readers don’t actually know what they do, because they never visit the site, they simply open Google Reader or their email for the RSS feed. Having said that, it could be worth a case study. Alas, in many cases…bloggers aren’t yet up to that level, so they compile their best ideas into ebooks that they either a.)