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12 Days of Christmas Webinar: Strategies for Being a World Class Assistant

Office Dynamics

In today’s free webinar Joan shares Strategies for Being a World Class Assistant and she covers the topic of Creating a Career Portfolio.

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Self-Employment Shifting to the Creative Class

Small Business Labs

Well known author and academic Richard Florida has written extensively about the rise of the creative class.

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Introducing The Awareness Building Class

Productivityist

Because of this, I’d like to present a new product I’ve created with my friend Shawn Blanc called The Awareness Building Class.

2015 21

10 Classes of Careless Usage

Daily Writing Tips

Take a writing or editing class, whether offered as part of a university’s regular curriculum or as a continuing-education course. Grammar

2013 24

World Class Assistant Part 2 November 2010

Office Dynamics

Congratulations to our newest World Class Assistant Certificate Graduates! From left to right: Janice Seaman, Humana; Karla Weaver, Sandia; Kelli Collins, Sandia; Lisa Olsen, Office Dynamics Certified Trainer; Ann Eling, Stanley Works; Monica Padilla-Lovato, Sandia; Jessica Rupp, Grand Canyon Skywalk

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2010 56

Global Middle Class Booming; Poverty Declining

Small Business Labs

The Christian Science Monitor's Surging BRIC middle classes are eclipsing global poverty  does a great job describing the surging number of people entering the middle class around the world.    The increase in the size of the global middle class is also resulting in declines in the global poverty. 

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Fewer Americans See Themselves as Middle Class

Small Business Labs

According to a recent study by Pew Research , only 44% of Americans self-identify as being middle class.   job polarization trends

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Upper Class Virgin.

The Small Business Blog

I’m sitting here waiting for my flight to the US to depart and I’m flying with Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic. I’m thinking back a few decades to when it was I heard the name Virgin or Richard Branson for the first time. I remember listening to him when he was asked why he started Virgin…

2011 16
2011 16

Economic Uncertainty Hits Millennials; Only 1/3rd Feel They are Middle Class

Small Business Labs

This is part of a broader trend of fewer Americans in general seeing themselves as middle class. in 2002 to 34.8% in 2014. But I digress. 

2014 21

The New Serfs and the End of the Middle Class

Small Business Labs

The New Serfs :    If current trends continue, the fastest growing class will be the permanently property-less.

2013 21

The Job Woes of the Class of 2012

Small Business Labs

Today's New York Times has an editorial on the job woes of the class of 2012. It's covers much of the same ground we did in yesterday's post  on Gen Y and Seniors turning to independent work. percent. That is nearly twice the prerecession levels."  

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7 Classes of Noun/Verb Agreement

Daily Writing Tips

Below you’ll find seven classes of noun/verb agreement you need to understand. Original Post: 7 Classes of Noun/Verb Agreement. Indefinite Pronouns. Most indefinite pronouns correspond to singular verbs: “Someone has left her plate on the table.”. Everybody is entitled to his or her opinion.”. Soup is a single entity.). Grammar

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2011 Forms 17

I am proud to be an “EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT…because miracle worker is not a job title”!

Office Dynamics

The most exciting part was finding out about the opportunity to gain a certification showing that I was a World Class Assistant !!

2016 89

Bridge the Generational Communication Gap

Office Dynamics

This is something we cover in great depth at our World Class Assistant™ Certification course in Las Vegas. We can bridge the generational communication gap between Gen-Xers, Nexters, Baby Boomers and Veterans. We just have to understand and appreciate the uniqueness of each. Communication is the umbrella of our relationships and interactions.

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Secretary vs Assistant – do they think differently?

Office Dynamics

In my World Class Assistant™ Certificate Program held in Las Vegas, the attendees and I delve into this topic. Do I have your attention?

2015 96

Will the New Artisan Economy Save the Middle Class?

Small Business Labs

How Technology Wreaks the Middle Class covers the growing concern that automation and technology is replacing many middle class jobs. The good news is the article's authors see growing opportunities for a new class of middle class jobs. economy. Artisan Economy

Enlarge Your Presence

Office Dynamics

I am just coming back to the office this week after an incredible week of teaching World Class Assistant to some amazing ladies. Joan Burge.

2016 73

5 Powerful Communication Strategies for Assistants

Office Dynamics

content derived from the World Class Assistant Certificate Program) . So continue reading. What seems clear to them is incomplete to us.

2015 87

7 Tips for Executive Assistants Who Want To Be More Assertive

Office Dynamics

Benefits of Attending the World Class Assistant Certificate Program (as shared by course participants). Do you want to be more assertive?

To deliver world-class customer service

Service Untitled

A customer-centric strategy is the best way to deliver world-class service, and it all starts with the initial point of delivery.

How Assistants Manage Their Workload (and all the extras, like training!)

Office Dynamics

This week I am presenting the World Class Assistant Certificate Program (Parts 1 and 2) at Nationwide Insurance. 4:00 p.m. How do I know this?

2015 40

Need a Punctuation Class? Try This Test.

Business Writing

In response to client requests, I have designed a new online class, Punctuation for Professionals. Would you benefit from a punctuation class?

2015 2

My new class is live! “How to Beat Procrastination”

Clutter Coach

Then check out my new class on Skillshare.com. . The post My new class is live! by Do you learn better listening and watching than reading? Do you want to stop procrastination now and start getting things done? For the next week, I’m offering free memberships via this link: [link]. What will you learn?

The Shrinking U.S. Middle Class and Economic Uncertainty

Small Business Labs

One reason the middle class is shrinking is the upper class is growing.   Both focus on the failure of the U.S.

New class: Eliminating paper from your life 101

Clutter Coach

I’m teaching this class again, this time at Berkeley Adult School. This class will show you how to get back in control of paper and eliminate most of it from your life. ” The post New class: Eliminating paper from your life 101 appeared first on Clutter Coach Even in this digital age, paper is ubiquitous. Fee : $25.

New Class: Eliminating Paper from your Life 101

Clutter Coach

by When I taught this class a few months ago, it was a big hit! The post New Class: Eliminating Paper from your Life 101 appeared first on Clutter Coach I’m bringing it back in June at a private studio in south Berkeley. Go here for details and tickets. In the meantime, here’s a joke quiz I wrote about paper. For now.

New Facebook class from VAClassroom

Loosely Speaking

Facebook just keeps changing. Here’s your chance. Life of the Virtual Assistant

How to Write the Opening Sentence

Business Writing

Any tips on that?" The first sentence can be the trickiest one. Frequently Asked Questions How to Write _ Teaching Business Writing Writing Tips

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Pre Budget Report: Labour Darling Plays Class War Trump Card

The Small Business Blog

E-Mail me or follow me. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral. What is Small Business Infrastructure? In my.

Give Your Business a Boost with Continuing Education

Tips From T. Marie

In fact, if you’re business isn’t growing the way you’d like, taking a class or attending a seminar or webinar may be just the thing to help.

2011 21

From the Greats: 6 Tactics to Increase your Class and Charm - by.

Dumb Little Man

2010 10
2010 10

World Class Deal

Office Dynamics

The World Class Assistant™ program specializes in high-end, high-results training strategically developed for career-minded professionals who want to highlight their excellence. Did you know that when you actively participate in Part 1 and Part 2 you also have the ability to earn your Certified World Class Assistant or CWCA.

World Class Deal

Office Dynamics

The World Class Assistant™ program specializes in high-end, high-results training strategically developed for career-minded professionals who want to highlight their excellence. Did you know that when you actively participate in Part 1 and Part 2 you also have the ability to earn your Certified World Class Assistant or CWCA.

World Class Assistants October 2011

Office Dynamics

We had the pleasure of hosting our World Class Assistant Part 1 program this week and we met 22 wonderfully world class assistants! Here's a snapshot of this bright crew

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Congratulations Star Graduating Class!

Office Dynamics

A special congratulations message to the wonderful Star students who graduated their Level I course in Star Achievement at Sandia yesterday, 9/9/2010. Just for Fun

2010 2

Congratulations Star Graduating Class!

Office Dynamics

A special congratulations message to the wonderful Star students who graduated their Level I course in Star Achievement at Sandia yesterday, 9/9/2010.

2010 2

Free Webinar Teaches You How to Develop Your Persuasion Skills

Office Dynamics

To accompany this webinar we have prepared a simple 2-page handout that was an excerpt from Joan’s World Class Assistant program.

Knowing the Parts of Speech--and Why You Should

Business Writing

In a recent business writing class, a participant confessed that she didn't know a pronoun from a preposition--and she wanted to learn the difference.

2016 75

Is Business Writing the Same as Technical Writing?

Business Writing

People who want to be technical writers often ask me whether business writing classes will help them. I answer yes—because strong business writing skills will help them be better technical writers. But what is the difference between technical writing and. Frequently Asked Questions Teaching Business Writing

2016 69

World Class Assistants Experience Real Results

Office Dynamics

While training another wonderful group of World Class Assistants last week I learned so much as I opened my ears to what these assistants were saying. Each of them had attended my World Class Assistant Part 1 program and they were now back for Part 2. First let me share a picture of my wonderful World Class Assistant Part 2 Graduates.