Effective Communication Skills

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Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Effective Communication Skills Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on June 28, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Improve your listening skills by eliminating these bad habits One of my favourite Far Side cartoons has two grizzled sailors sitting at the bar; one has a peg leg, the other a peg head. How many of the items on your list apply specifically to the communication skill of persuasion?

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Building on your skills

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Building on your skills Tuesday, December 22, 2009 at 8:46 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Virtual Assistant Resources It’s the time of year when we all do some self assessment and then look ahead to changes we want to make in the coming year. Professionally, it’s time to review your skills and make upgrades to your professional toolbox. RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004.

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Public Speaking Skills

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Public Speaking Skills Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on August 6, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Don’t allow these people to control the pace of your speech.You also need to practice skills for handling interruptions. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

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Rate Your Time-Management Skills

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Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Rate Your Time-Management Skills Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on September 22, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Complete this short self-evaluation checklist to assess your time-management skills. The noes are the areas you need work on to develop those skills. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

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Ten Tips To Strengthen Your People Skills

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If you’ve thought that people skills could not be much of an issue in determining your own success on the job, think again. Without flexibility, people skills suffer! The Choice is Yours… It’s no secret successful companies seek highly-skilled, self-motivated workers with strong interpersonal skills and communication abilities. Yet most people spend more time doing preventative maintenance on their automobiles than they do on their people skills.

AZVAs the Podcast Episode 10: Creating a Business in the Practical Arts

Loosely Speaking

Contents of this episode: Discussion/Announcements: Tara and Katie discuss copyright infringement issues faced by writers and creatives. Interviewee: Kristin Hansen , the “Knitting Nanny.&# Katie and Kristin chat about how to launch a business in the “practical arts,&# opportunities for independent contractors who wish to provide support services to designers, and explored the topic of copyright infringement. Copyright laws can be confusing.

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Virtual Assistant Training – VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp 2010.

Andrea Kalli

Check out the great online training lineup for the VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp – and bring along your camp songs! VAClassroom has opened its registration doors to their “Summer Skill Camp 2010″, which will begin on July 6th. 10 in-demand skills over 10 weeks. Join me on July 6th for the VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp. Where else can you learn 10 new skills over the summer that will help you increase your income opportunities in 2010?

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How to Improve Your Writing Skills by Analyzing Structure

Men With Pens

Upcoming posts will focus on better writing skills, in honor of Damn Fine Words ‘s launch. It’s the only online writing course that teaches you how to improve your writing skills AND get business results. You know that writers need to read to improve their writing skills. If you want to improve your skills as a writer, you need to be able to figure out why you liked this or that – and what made it work.

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DFW Writing Course: What Would You Do with Better Writing Skills?

Men With Pens

DFW Writing Course: What Would You Do with Better Writing Skills? first appeared on Men with Pens Copyright 2006 - 2011, All Rights Reserved. You know that writing great content is crucial to success in today’s online world. Search engines need it to find your site and present it to people searching for what you sell. Potential clients and customers need it to get excited about doing business with you.

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Haiku Deck & ten top tips on minimising interruptions

Practically Perfect PA

The images are copyright free and they are great, there are text and filters that you can add to make the presentation look really different. Featured Key Skills admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant PA Personal Assistant technology Virtual Assistant Over the last few months I have been designing a lot of presentations for the company I work with but also for my own little foray into the world of public speaking. When I say a lot of presentations I mean A LOT!

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Joan’s Naughty and Nice List for Assistants

Office Dynamics

Copyright Office Dynamics International 2018. Copyright Office Dynamics International 2018. Attitude Communication Skills Professional Image Self Development Work EnvironmentDuring a Facebook Live event Joan Burge, Founder and CEO of Office Dynamics International, had discussed her Naughty and Nice List for Assistants. This discussion highlighted many great things that can be practiced in the office as well as actions that should be avoided.

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Technology of the week – Haiku Deck

Practically Perfect PA

The images are copyright free and they are great, there are text and filters that you can add to make the presentation look really different. I use the platform to create my public speaking presentations, to source copyright free images and to create simple charts. Featured Key Skills admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant technology Virtual Assistant

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How to Present Data to Your Executive

Office Dynamics

Some Executive Assistants are also not comfortable with presenting financial data, yet if you can learn that skill, it will be yet another value-add service that you can provide to your Executive to enable good decision making. Resources From This Webinar: Slides for this presentation (Copyright Sue Pekonen): Presenting Data for Executive Assistants.

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Book Review: Ten Steps Ahead – What Separates Successful Business Visionaries From The Rest Of Us

Productivity Bits

Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. In Ten Steps Ahead he discusses each of them, and shows us how we can sharpen those skills and use them in our own lives. [ Buy the "Ten Steps Ahead" book now from Amazon! ]. Review book review Erik Calonius honing skills Improve Productivity intuitive decision self development ten steps ahead visionariesVisit the original article at [link].

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What To Expect As A Consultant

Simple Productivity Blog

My job was to go into places and provide expert skills for the project at hand. The skills could range from design to requirements to process improvement to project management to programming. Hopefully you will have had an interview with the client, but your skills still have to be proven. Don’t expect them to treat you with the respect your skills deserve until you have proven you know what you are doing.

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The Assistant's Toolkit - ProAssisting's free assistant training.

ProAssisting Blog

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2010 612

Off Topic (kinda): An assistant in the making

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2010 576

Sweet - SarcMark: A punctuation mark for sarcasm!

ProAssisting Blog

Office Managers E-Learning Modules Outline E-Learning Modules: Part 1 Contact Us Enrollment Login All Posts, Interpersonal Skills, (1) Comments Sweet - SarcMark: A punctuation mark for sarcasm! Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts. Submitted by Ethan on January 15, 2010 at 04:51 PM I can’t tell you how many times I’ve read an email, IM, Facebook post or comment online and not known if the person writing the remark was serious or not.

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Raise your hand if you like automated phone message systems…

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8 Work-Life Balance Myths

Ian's Messy Desk

From Human Resources and Skills Development Canada There are myths or assumptions about what the family-friendly workplace really means. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day. Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap 8 Work-Life Balance Myths Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on May 24, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Or, if you prefer, you can subscribe to my blog posts by e-mail. Thanks for visiting!

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Shorter, More Effective Meetings

Office Dynamics

Copyright 2013 WorkLifeBalance.com, Inc. Admin Assistant Training Communication Skills Organizational Skills The biggest time waster in organizations today is an unproductive meeting….and and another under productive meeting…and another. The cost of the average meeting, including salaries, expenses, and opportunity costs is estimated at $5000.

2013 109

8 Reasons Why You Should Work for a Tough Boss

ProAssisting Blog

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2010 907

Disney Assistant BUSTED!

ProAssisting Blog

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2010 603

ProAssisting & Dress for Success form 1-for-1 Partnership!

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Some BIG News To Share

ProAssisting Blog

JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on August 25, 2010 I found your website last night while looking for some online AA training to help me update my skills. mba on ProAssistings Better Business Bureau Accreditation Categories All Posts Interpersonal Skills Off Topic Organization Stress Management Tales from the Trenches Technology Tricks of the Trade Copyright 2010 ProAssisting - Privacy Notice - RSS Feed - Sitemap - Customized by the genius Men with Pens

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From Executive Assistant to CEO

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Anna Wintour's daughter is NOT afraid of assisting!

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2010 576

So you wanna be a Virtual Assistant (VA)?

ProAssisting Blog

I’m going to go through this module in order for me to learn and improve my skills as a virtual assistant. #4. mba on ProAssistings Better Business Bureau Accreditation Categories All Posts Interpersonal Skills Off Topic Organization Stress Management Tales from the Trenches Technology Tricks of the Trade Copyright 2010 ProAssisting - Privacy Notice - RSS Feed - Sitemap - Customized by the genius Men with Pens

2010 603

Quick Tip: First thing to do to fix office equipment

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What Matters Now!

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2010 546

Off Topic: Halloween in NYC!

ProAssisting Blog

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2010 546

ProAssisting Site Update

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What a top-level Assistant does…

ProAssisting Blog

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2010 500

Could technology make Assistants obsolete?

ProAssisting Blog

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2010 500

Are your work communications professional? Are you sure?

ProAssisting Blog

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Tips for Being a Good Boss | Online Executive and Admin Assistant.

ProAssisting Blog

Office Managers E-Learning Modules Outline E-Learning Modules: Part 1 Contact Us Enrollment Login All Posts, Interpersonal Skills, Tricks of the Trade, (0) Comments Tips for Being a Good Boss & An Update Submitted by Stephanie on October 26, 2010 at 02:50 PM A member of ours recently read our white paper, “Defining Assistant Excellence&# (.pdf Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts.

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ProAssisting's Better Business Bureau Accreditation

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2010 603

ProAssisting partners with IngBoo for Link services!

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The plan for a successful project

ProAssisting Blog

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Your career and pizza - Part 2

ProAssisting Blog

This isn’t a quick process and you’re going to have to prove yourself through your work ethic, your interpersonal skills and your drive but if you really want a career that you care about and love, this is one of the best way to go about getting it. Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts.

2010 576

Entertainment Biz 101

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Your career and pizza - Part 1

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2010 576

How do YOU handle being slammed at work?

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