The Top 3 Reasons Why Your Marketing Team Needs Collaboration Now

Dumb Little Man

Collaboration seems to be the buzzword in most industries today, and the e-commerce industry is no exception. But how does increased collaboration affect your organization’s established workflows? And are there really big enough benefits to offset the time and energy that goes into making marketing efforts more collaborative? How social collaboration boosts your business’s credibility and exposure. Collaboration is the future of digital commerce.

2018 174

Social CRM: An Idea Whose Time has Come?

Customers Rock!

Social Media CRM, or Social CRM, is getting a lot of air time these days. Laurie is a technology marketer creating solutions that help people communicate and collaborate more effectively. That’s the perspective many customer service experts have had toward social media-based customer service, or social CRM. With so much noise in the social channel, is it worth it to ferret out a few random requests for customer service?

2012 182

Collaborating With The Enemy: Competitive Advantage? | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? www.allround-invoice.com Recent Trackbacks uberVU - social comments : Social comments and analytics for this post. Collaborating With The Enemy: Competitive Advantage? E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer! Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP.

2010 109

Tools to Help Your Employees Work from Home

Dumb Little Man

Google Online suite also makes it easy for teams to communicate, share, and collaborate. ? Teams tend to achieve more when using a collaborative task management tool like Trello. Sending photos, videos, and files are likewise easy. ? Social Media Management.

2020 165

How to Set Up Your Digital Productivity Space – Top 10 Tips

Dumb Little Man

Do you have a system to organize your files in folders? Yes, no one wants to spend that much time moving files and inventing an organization system but when you finish, we believe that you will find everything in its place and that will help you to have all your thoughts in order as well.

2020 258

13 Ways You Should be Using Your Smartphone for Business

Tips From T. Marie

We all know about texting, calling and emailing from our phones, but are you collaborating from it as well? With a plethora of collaboration tools online, it’s as simple as finding one with an awesome phone app that works for your business. Not to mention sharing on social media. Connecting with your market via social media or a business blog is the new full color brochure. Social Posts & Meme’s. It’s social media gold.

2018 120

Social Learning as a Way to Foster Productivity in the Workplace

Dumb Little Man

In one way or another, social learning has been part of our lives for a long time. Moreover, social media has given an outlet for people to take their interaction with work acquaintances to the next level. Nowadays companies are finding ways that would bring together social learning into the day-to-day operations that are carried out in organizations. Before we dig deeper let’s try to gain a deeper understanding of the term “social learning”.

2020 179

10 Work Productivity Tips and Tricks You Should Adopt at Work Today

Dumb Little Man

With social media being our constant source of approval, one cannot resist checking their phone every five minutes. Apps like Dropbox can store files on the cloud, which can be shared via a link. can be used for online team collaboration. Other than distractions from your social media apps, there are many other ways to get interrupted at the workplace. There are only two ways to increase the output of your work.

2020 210

How Evolving Technologies And Facebook Are Deploying Big Data

Dumb Little Man

It includes data from transaction information, social media created information, sensor and machine to machine data. Social media assure the growth and development of innovation through mass collaboration. Across various industries, companies use social media platforms to promote products and services. SQL has been combined to process large data sets, as the majority of data in the Hadoop’s file system are in table format. Each day, 2.5

2017 156

Today’s Admin Needs to Become a Mobile Office Pro

Office Dynamics

Apps for file access, e-mail, calendar, password protection, word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, virtual meetings, news, weather and travel are examples of key productivity tools mobile devices should have installed. Backup and store your files via a cloud service. Files will be accessible from any device you have installed the app on. An added benefit is the ability to share and collaborate on files of various types with others.

2016 147

Creating Powerful Presentations

Practically Perfect PA

The website is easy to use, you can share the presentations easily, download or collaborate with other member of staff. To finish off the list, slides.com, is a cloud based presentation software that allows for easy collaboration. It is free, there are plenty of templates and if used with Google Docs you can collaborate in real time. You can then weave in other elements such as website content, YouTube clips, PDFS, charts or social media – such as recent tweets.

2017 159

Creating Powerful Presentations

Practically Perfect PA

The website is easy to use, you can share the presentations easily, download or collaborate with other member of staff. To finish off the list, slides.com, is a cloud based presentation software that allows for easy collaboration. It is free, there are plenty of templates and if used with Google Docs you can collaborate in real time. You can then weave in other elements such as website content, YouTube clips, PDFS, charts or social media – such as recent tweets.

2017 159

Virtual Assistant…10 Years Later

Tips From T. Marie

Some VA’s began to specialize in things like email marketing, online project management and social media marketing. Cloud storage has become more secure, more reliable and more affordable, offering a superior way of storing files and making them available from any device you may want to use. Sharing files between client/virtual services provider is faster and easier than ever before. . Services like Skype, Glide, Slack and others provide for ease of collaboration. .

2017 125

Gmail + GTD + Inbox Zero = Profitable Productivity

Denise Aday

Gmail’s mobility and collaborative benefits will far outweigh your initial discomfort. But I find a basic label (file) structure = big time savings because I can quickly find and see what something is, its priority, as well as next action when applicable. A quick way to get started and greatly reduce inbox clutter is to filter and label newsletters, advertisements, recurring bill/payment notices, listservs and social media emails. Gmail is a WONDERFUL thing.

2010 63

OFFICE DYNAMICS CONFERENCE RECAP PART I: AN EVENT OF DISTINCTION BEGINS

Office Dynamics

After so much anticipation, the Office Dynamics Conference, titled the 21st Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence , opened on Tuesday evening September 30th with the Social Fusion Mixer. Wednesday opened with a substantial continental breakfast outside in the soft morning air, and then participants filed into the main ballroom to find their seats in preparation for the opening speech by Joan Burge, Founder and CEO of Office Dynamics International.

2014 148

Working with an old school Executive

Practically Perfect PA

how many of the Assistants mentioned that their organisations didn’t let them download software, still blocked Social Media sites and used old fashioned and out of date technology. A handful of assistants still had to manage paper diaries, print off and file emails along with every other bit of paper that passed by their Exec’s desk, type up hand written notes and take dictation.

2016 136

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

Productive & Organized

OneNote: My Filing Cabinet In The Clouds. create notebooks and files just like I would with paper, but now it is all organized on my computer. My smartphone empowers me to conduct my business better because: > I can communicate whilst on the move, e.g. voice, text & social media updates. > Triples My Efficiency On Social Media.         Tiffany Odutoye Talk Social Networking Llc.

2011 201

Inside the Guernsey PA Network

Practically Perfect PA

Right from the start, I wanted it to be a network for collaboration, development and networking. It’s our collaboration that makes “GPAC” what it is. We have a quarterly newsletter and Julie kindly takes care of our social media. We wanted to show the world that there is so much more to being a PA then typing, filing and making the tea/coffee and I really think we have done that here. Firstly, can I have a little background about you….

How I Stay Productive

Virtual Moxie

You’re in social media, blogging in at least two places, guesting on talk shows, coaching, leading classes and retreats, speaking at telesummits, reworking your entire virtual training program, writing a BOOK, and I want to know how you do it. But what I found over time was that both when filing something new, or looking for something already filed, the folders no longer made top-of-mind sense to me.

2011 192

How To Be More Creative (And More Productive)

Productivityist

Do scattered files and folders menacingly glare at you from your desk? Are you constantly distracted by coworkers, children, social media, or busy work ? Don’t let checking email or social media be your first activity of the day – instead check (in with) yourself. Collaborate with others. “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results.” ” – Albert Einstein.

2016 63

Beyond Books: Building Multiple Streams of Income

Andrea Kalli

Informational teleseminars, in-depth interviews, or live presentations can also be recorded and sold as a CD or downloadable MP3 file. Complete the New Client Questionnaire Subscribe to the Blog by Email Subscribe to the Blog by RSS 10 Most Popular Posts More silly little alt code symbols for Twitter - 35 comments Time to Jazz Up Your Website Social Buttons? -

2010 133

Beyond Books: Building Multiple Streams of Income | Internet.

Andrea Kalli

Informational teleseminars, in-depth interviews, or live presentations can also be recorded and sold as a CD or downloadable MP3 file. Complete the New Client Questionnaire Subscribe to the Blog by Email Subscribe to the Blog by RSS 10 Most Popular Posts More silly little alt code symbols for Twitter - 35 comments Time to Jazz Up Your Website Social Buttons? -

2010 133

Microsoft Powerpoint: The Bumblebee's 3 most useful PPT add-ins

BioTeams

PPT to Video converts powerpoint files into videos in all the main formats including AVI, WMV, MPEG, MP4, MOV and is a great way of creating a video quickly and cheaply before you upload it to Youtube or Vimeo. In an earlier article, The Bumblebee's six most useful Excel add-ins , I shared my 6 most useful excel add-ins. Here I share my 3 most useful Powerpoint add-ins - Acoolsoft PPT to Video, iSpring and PPT2HTML.

How To Be More Creative (And More Productive)

Productivityist

Do scattered files and folders menacingly glare at you from your desk? Are you constantly distracted by coworkers, children, social media, or busy work ? Don’t let checking email or social media be your first activity of the day – instead check (in with) yourself. Collaborate with others. “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results.” ” – Albert Einstein.

2016 61

Convert excel spreadsheets into online simulations and dashboards

BioTeams

Note that both Simulate and Crystal currently generate flash (SWF files) which means they won't run on ipads although I believe the suppliers both have plans for HTML5. There are two neat tools you can use to quickly turn excel spreadsheets into online simulations, what-if models and dashboards. They are Simulate from Forio and Crystal Dashboard Design (formerly known as xcelsius) from SAP. Here's the lowdown.

2012 53

Productive Networking: 22 Ideas to Organize Business Cards for Effective Followup

Productive & Organized

They are then placed in a reference (Rolodex) file by type of business and not the name. I File Them (Then I Forget Them). I file them away, and rarely look at them again. I do as I advise people when I consult on business and social media etiquette.   LinkedIN - The business networkers social network.    Why not join the group of amazing professionals and contribute to our collaborative posts? 

Mad Productivity: Driving the Work so that it Doesn't Drive me Crazy

Virtual Moxie

Gmail makes searching/finding things so easy, I''ve found no point to filing things in folders. Microsoft Groove , or Teamwork PM if collaborating with a Mac person 6. NitroPro for creating pdfs 16, CrashPlan for local and off-site back up, and SocialSafe for backing up my presences in Social Media.

2013 164

Best Ways to Boost Morale or Motivation - Make Sure to Add Yours!

Productive & Organized

Remember to keep this note where it can be read again in an affirmation file! Connect & Motivate Yourself With Social Media & LinkedIn.   Why not join the group of amazing professionals and contribute to our collaborative posts?  People that are motivated are more productive. They just get more done - plain and simple.    Yet, many struggle with motivation, either with their staff or themselves! 

2011 215

Competitive Intelligence: Not Just For Big Business | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? www.allround-invoice.com Recent Trackbacks uberVU - social comments : Social comments and analytics for this post. Analyst reports, traditional media (newspaper, press releases), job search engines, business and academic sites and even trade shows. E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 149

20 Best Productivity Apps and Programs for 2017

Dumb Little Man

One day, I tried logging how much time I wasted on social media websites. For me, I have always had a huge dislike for any “social media automation” tools. Plus, sending documents, attaching files, or communicating with a group of people makes it worse. Messages and files sent to a group of people or a single person are neatly organized and clear as day. Of course, you can collaborate and talk to coworkers while using this as well.

2017 219

Top 5 Tips on Building a 6 Month Cash Reserve

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? www.allround-invoice.com Recent Trackbacks uberVU - social comments : Social comments and analytics for this post. « Opportunity – Small Business Quote of the Week Collaborating With The Enemy: Competitive Advantage? E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

2010 100

WinWeb's Free Accounting Software For Every Small Business. | THE.

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? www.allround-invoice.com Recent Trackbacks uberVU - social comments : Social comments and analytics for this post. THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG » Blog Archive » Little Switch - Big Small Business Collaboration Said on November 14th, 2007 at 2:16 pm [.] E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 100

Skype + 3 = 3 Skypephone, but is it for small business? | THE.

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? www.allround-invoice.com Recent Trackbacks uberVU - social comments : Social comments and analytics for this post. » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Monday, October 29th, 2007 at 8:10 pm and is filed under Comments , Mobile Technology , Web Technology , use online IT.

2007 100

Free Press Release Distribution for Small Business. | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? www.allround-invoice.com Recent Trackbacks uberVU - social comments : Social comments and analytics for this post. Using this free service will give your small business web coverage, sometimes even the old media picks it up. First it will help you get more media visiblity.

2007 100

An iPhone App In 30 Days – The Challenge

Brilliantly Better

Once you created the model, XCode will generate the implementation files for your objects. Say you have an object called Task in Core Data, Xcode will take care of the implementation files, so all you have to do in code is to write something like: task.dueDate to get the due date property of a task. Day 9 – First Core Data Disaster Since I was working a lot with data, I had to make some modifications to the underlying data model (the.xcdatamodel file, namely).

2010 79

SaaS for Very Small Businesses – Show Me the Money | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? www.allround-invoice.com Recent Trackbacks uberVU - social comments : Social comments and analytics for this post. E-Mail me or follow me. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes.

2006 109