The Cost of Email Phishing

Dumb Little Man

Phishing Attacks Are Very Common — And Very Costly. There are several very common forms of phishing attacks: 41% are credentialing attacks in which hackers try to gain access to the target’s usernames and passwords, costing $400 per account to clean up.

2019 221

Cost Effective Ways to Greenify Your Business

Eco-Office Gals

Therefore, as we explore some cost-effective ways to greenify your business, just keep in mind that we’re providing suggestions on how to make your company more energy efficient, which is not only better for the environment, but your budget too: Travel differently. Download some apps.

2012 185

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10 Best Mobile Apps to Learn English

Daily Writing Tips

If you’re learning English as a second language, you might want some extra help and support beyond your regular lessons. Alternatively, you might decide to dispense with lessons altogether and learn from websites or apps. Cost: Varies, but if you want to pay monthly, it’s $12.95/month.

2019 107

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


Almost 75 GB worth of data are downloaded into your brain, every single day. 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. Where to find something to learn.

2016 67

Tips for the Tourist in All of Us: The Savvy Admin’s Guide to Travel!

Office Dynamics

Share Ground Transportation: Sharing a taxi or town car with other attendees from your organization may be a cost-effective alternative. Download Our Free Comprehensive Business Travel Planning Checklist Here. Download Our Free Comprehensive Business Travel Planning Checklist Here.

2018 189

Bioteams: Learning from Nature to improve Project Management


The audio visual resources along with the learning and diagnostic tools made available by the Bioteams are very practical and relatively easy to use.

10 Best Sites for Free and Paid Online Courses

Dumb Little Man

One of the most significant benefits of today’s advanced technologies is the access to endless learning opportunities. Just a quick search on the internet and you’ll find tons of online learning platforms available at your fingertips. They can help you learn a new skill or perfect an existing skill. Because the number of options can be a bit overwhelming, we went ahead and put together this list of the best websites for online learning. College Learning Technology

2018 166

Free Webinar Replay: 7 Steps To A Ridiculously Radiant Career

Office Dynamics

Download Your Handout: 7-Steps-To-ARidiculously-Radiant-Career-Handout. Learning Highlights. As an attendee, you will learn: The key elements that distinguish a job from a career and how to tell which one you have.

2015 185

The Most Important Trait To Boost Your Productivity


The key to advanced productivity lies in the power of learning. Back in 2011, I took the time to learn new techniques in Microsoft Excel through a course. The methods I learned there have gave me greater confidence and speed (i.e. The value of learning is very clear.

2015 107 Audio Service Shuts Down - Lessons We Can Learn on Customer Service & Not Counting on One Platform

Productive & Organized

Friday night I learned that one of my favorite pod-casting sites, , was shutting down.    I was hit by the lack of customer service too, but we can certainly learn from this story; so that is what I'm going to share today. Provide Customer Service Even If The Service You Are Providing is No Cost.   They did give a couple of months to download recordings, but they did not consider the communication ramification at all. 

2012 137

Living Your BIG & Bold Life [Upcoming Event]

Office Dynamics

Learning Highlights. As an attendee, you’ll learn: Why “Superwoman Syndrome” is so prevalent for today’s working women and why it’s time to let it go. A downloadable audio-only MP3 of the session—put it on your iPod and listen over and over from anywhere.

2015 172

5 Things I Learned From Reviving An Almost Dead Project

Brilliantly Better

is up and ready for download. A few months later, these are the lessons I learned from this. I knew what the project can do, I knew all the features, I knew the market and also had a relatively foggy idea about the potential maintenance costs (see below, the lesson about fiddling with somebody else’s code). It’s official, the latest version of WPSumo, 1.1.5, It’s also the first release after I took on this project, last year. As you may imagine this wasn’t an easy ride.

2012 62

Thank you for joining our Admin Blog-a-thon, what’s next?

Office Dynamics

Here’s a recap of just some of the amazing things that went on this year in celebration of you, Administrative Professionals: Executive Secretary Magazine sent out daily gifts from a variety of organizations specifically for administrative professionals learning benefit.

2015 151

Our Totally Free Thank You Gift

Office Dynamics

Learn more about this special experience and what makes Who Took My Pen … Again? This is the fastest and most cost effective way to get a free gift into your hands. on it will download to your selected device.

Gifts 130

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! We’re gonna keep an eye on this one but given that it costs $1.99

2010 816

Your career and pizza - Part 1

ProAssisting Blog

A recent college grad trying to break into their chosen industry as an assistant could cut down the learning curve, build trust quickly and easily prove themselves IF they had the proper assistant training. Download our free white paper, "Defining Assistant Excellence".

2010 769

Practically Perfect PA giveaway: The Roomex winner is…

Practically Perfect PA

If you do book business travel to Berlin remember to download their city guide for business travellers. In addition to the cost savings Roomex is designed to save time for bookers with our personalised booking flow, meaning reservations are confirmed in under 60 seconds. Learn more.

2016 130

8 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Facebook Advertising

Dumb Little Man

Social media ads enable you to connect to a more targeted audience at lower costs and turn your followers into customers. You can view the range of analytics such as reach, number of clicks, cost per click, and cost per conversion.

2019 187

Five Things Small Businesses Need to Know About Free

Tips From T. Marie

This is what I learned about using free for business. Yes, I was able to find alternatives out there for free, but I quickly realized there was a reason they didn’t cost anything. And those free downloads were often hiding spyware and adware. Free costs a lot of time.

2015 168

Is Too Much of a Free Thing Hurting Your Business?

Tips From T. Marie

I’ve discussed reasons to be cautious about getting all of your learning for free on the internet, pointing out that it can end up costly in terms of time spent seeking quality information and/or taking erroneous advice. Before you give in to the temptation to download all of those nifty free programs, forms and templates stop for a moment and consider this: Most computer viruses are contracted through e-mail and downloaded software.

2011 119

The Future (And History) of Phishing And Email Security

Dumb Little Man

The ILOVEYOU virus infected 45 million PCs after unsuspecting users opened emails and unknowingly downloaded and forwarded computer worms. See Also: The Cost of Email Phishing. Learn more about the history and future of phishing and spam below.

2019 184

The Virtual Summit Hubs

Practically Perfect PA

At the cost of £250 for a day’s training, for an unlimited number of PAs, this is exceptionally good value for your organisation. The Summit programme has now been finalised and can be downloaded here. With just a few weeks to go to the Virtual Summit (eeekkk!!)

2017 144

Just 20 minutes per week can get you new subscribers daily

Office Organization Success

You will learn how to: use article marketing to drive traffic back to your website. Materials: Downloadable PDF workbook, “done-for-you” article marketing templates, and step-by-step cheat sheets. Cost: $47 | Click Here for more info and to register. Did you know that by just spending 20 minutes per week updating your online marketing system, you can add new subscribers on a daily basis? Yep that’s right! It’s what I do, and have been doing for years.

2012 126

8 Time-Saving Tips

Ian's Messy Desk

Become a hero to staff members who know only the basic functions of your voice-mail system and other devices, by learning the shortcuts and most useful and underused features; then teaching them. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

2010 252

It’s a one-of-a-kind event … yet couldn’t be more timely!

Office Organization Success

In comes Terri Z at Solo-E, a virtual learning resource for solo entrepreneurs, with the Post Resolution Hangover Giveaway. For 12 days only – January 25 to February 5 , you can download all these gifts at absolutely no cost (and no strings).

2010 130

How to Increase Shopify Sales with The 5 Best Tools for Beginners

Dumb Little Man

Learning how to increase Shopify sales will give you a great advantage over more than 500,000 Shopify users across 175 countries. It lets you sell licensed pop-culture merchandise to fans across the US using a dropship model at no cost to you. Doesn’t support digital downloads. Learning how to increase Shopify sales can help improve your strategy and put you ahead of your competitors.

2018 150

Introduction to Basic Wood-Working

Productivity Bits

Download over 16,000 Projects and Woodworking Plans with Step-By-Step easy to follow instructions ] Do I have the funds to finish what I start should I encounter unforeseen costs? The type of wood you choose will depend on how strong and durable your piece of furniture will need to be. [ Download over 16,000 Projects and Woodworking Plans with Step-By-Step easy to follow instructions ]. Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post.

2011 133

Do You Really Need That App?


Every time we add a new app to our devices, we need to spend time learning how to use it to its fullest. The bottom line is that every new app we download is capable of costing us more than money - these apps can cost us time.

2014 101

How to Stay Your Professional Best During Summer

Office Dynamics

Is your company cost conscious therefore keeping the temp in the office higher than you would like it? Download the Chat History and your Certificate of Attendance. Learn more at #adminconf. I hope you are staying cool.

2016 183

Register for the Webinar: Reduce the Clutter & Organize Your Desk!

Productive & Organized

  I loved the idea and we agreed that you could come at no cost too! Learn how take control of the clutter in your office once and for all. How to put everything you learn into action when you go back to your office. Once you are registered, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to enter the webinar and a link to download a handout and a Special Report on Priority Setting! On a Clear Day …. I Can See the Top of My Desk!

2011 187

Blog Hopping Tour pulls into the Loosely Speaking depot

Loosely Speaking

Where do they hang out to learn or gather information? I often recommend VAs keep up with professional development but meet with resistance, usually over cost or time. For many, there is a misconception that VAs can learn all they need by asking questions on forums and listservs.

2010 130

Is Technology Good Or Bad?

Dumb Little Man

However, there are also apps that offer guided meditation audio and they have been download more than 21 million times. Online Learning Technology. Lifelong learning has been shown to diminish feelings of anxiety and depression and to delay the onset of Alzheimer’s symptoms.

2018 188

The staggering lie of so-called Limiting Beliefs

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

The cost for entrepreneurs caught in this trap is huge: Untold thousands of dollars wasted and the absolute grinding halt of meaningful progress. They’ll feel like they’ve learned something amazing about themselves and their past. My gears are really grinding on this one.

2015 104

Digital Marketing for Business: Is It A Must?

Dumb Little Man

But more and more people are choosing to download digital copies instead of standing in line to buy physical copies of books, music, and movies. Some of the ways that big data is being leveraged to improve businesses include: Cost-benefit analysis and decreasing expenses.

2018 249

It is Easy to Answer "Where Does My Time Go" with Chrometa - Interview CEO @BrettOwens

Productive & Organized

  Yet, I quickly learned that it was critical for client billing.    Can users of Chrometa download the time results data ot other applications like Excel? What is the most surprising thing you have heard Chrometa users tell you they have learned by using the tool?

2011 230

Do You Really Need That App?


Every time we add a new app to our devices, we need to spend time learning how to use it to its fullest. The bottom line is that every new app we download is capable of costing us more than money – these apps can cost us time.

2014 91

One Word Can Mar Your Meaning

Daily Writing Tips

The project would cost $250 million to $300 million to build and receive a $400 million endowment upon opening.”. If you’re interested in learning more about her work, the scholar who has delved most deeply into it is John Smith.”.

2013 101

Mastery of the Message: Using the 3 M’s of Speaking Success

Productive & Organized

  I'm happy to say he agreed to write this guest post as as well as give you  the opportunity to get a Kindle version of his book for no cost (available for the next three days.)  What do you want them to learn, understand, or act on from your message?

2013 172

Working with an Editor

Daily Writing Tips

Depending on the size of the project (and depending on how many editors you need, from a developmental editor to a copy editor to a proofreader), editing may cost as much as several thousand dollars. Your eBook : Click here to download the Basic English Grammar ebook.

2013 113

Stephanie Hosts Jill Hively: What's for Dinner? 5 Steps to Meal.

Productive & Organized

Register Today:  What's for Dinner - 5 Steps to Meal Planning Success You Will Learn You will get insider meal planning tips from a dietitian who has planned menus for over 130,000 customers with a wide-range of tastes & preferences. 

2011 189

The one cognitive bias all customers share that determines if they buy or not

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

Founders are wise to learn about—and ruminate upon—this stuff. The first thing you have to do, when you download that new productivity app is import a bunch of your data and get to work color coding your categories. . If they’re doing so—if they’re already trying and it’s costing them money, time and energy—and if you have a better way … you’re going to win. Smart entrepreneurs spend a lot of time thinking about product market fit.

2019 59

Assistant Recommended Apps for Travel

Office Dynamics

They tout themselves for comprehensive coverage where you can search millions of flights from 1,000 airlines around the world – both low-cost and scheduled – to find the perfect flights at the cheapest price. My husband and daughter are using this app right now to learn Spanish! .

Travel 172

Featured Soloist Jill Chivers: “Be Extra Patient”

The Solopreneur Life

Type of business: Downloadable self-excellence program (“power up your best self”) that can be used in the privacy of your own home and at your own pace. What is a mistake that you made that you learned from? Learn how you can be part of The Solopreneur Life affiliate program.

2010 157