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

Productivityist

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. You’ll feel a lot better about the things you do learn, because you’re actually backing them up with actions.

2016 67

The Trend Towards US Manufacturing

Small Business Labs

Small Business Blogs Entrepreneur Magazine Blog Entrepreneurship & Education at the Kauffman Foundation Fresh Inc.  discusses the increasing and hidden costs of manufacturing in China, resulting in manufacturing in the U.S. becoming more cost effective.

2010 254

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Assistant Certifications: free webinar replay & handout

Office Dynamics

We had an incredible webinar event with over 1,300 assistants registered to learn more about why, as an administrative professional, they should consider a career certification. Private colleges may seem expensive but they offer many scholarships to help offset this cost.

2015 247

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

the fisher price concept

Job Advice Blog

Clients come to understand why the typical strategies in finding a job so often fail, and learn what to do instead, why, and how, yet never hiding or sacrificing who they are.

2010 151

Top 5 Tips for Using Technology for Marketing

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Learn how to use publishing software and create eye-catching promotional material. E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 184

Reading your way into a great career

Laughing all the Way to Work

I read professional magazines, books about topics that I want to be educated on, website articles related to my career and the list can go on. Educating yourself doesn't have to cost big bucks or take time away from your family to attend courses. That's the beauty of a book or magazine, you can take it with you. Admin Advantage This is also a very good professional magazine by Desk Demon based in the UK and the United States. Read , read, read!

2008 100

What is business acumen and how do you get it?

Practically Perfect PA

They are an online events business and we are helping them with their marketing so I have been learning about hybrid and online events. Developing business acumen takes time, it has to be achieved through learning and training and ultimately it has to be part of your ongoing development plan.

2013 264

How to Be Proactive at Work: My Updated Strategies

Eat Your Career

So if you’re excited about what you see here, there’s more to learn! When you’re proactive, you keep your car running smoothly and prevent costly repairs. Learn to be Proactive (Article reprint from Executive Secretary Magazine, January 2017).

2017 148

The Good, Better, Best of Professional Development for Admins

Jen Lawrence

Check out this list hosted by Executive Secretary Magazine. Webinars, books, magazines, courses. Executive Secretary Magazine. The key to successful continuing education for your administrative professionals is allowing them to complete learning on the clock.

2018 52

Investing in Graphic Design as a Key Point of Any Startup

Dumb Little Man

Layout of printed materials (magazines, books, newspapers or even flyers). -T-shirt It’s the site that claims projects only cost $5. Will it really only cost you $5? Going the 99designs route will cost you around $300.

2019 182

Living A Sustainable Lifestyle: 10 Simple Tips On Going Green

Dumb Little Man

You can also choose to go paperless for your mailing lists, magazines, and bills. This can cost up to 6% more on consumption, wears the tires ahead of time, and makes driving pretty unsafe. Lately, ecology has become definitely trendy. Luckily, not all trendy comes to harm.

Spotlight on assistant resources: PA Life

Practically Perfect PA

From magazines, blogs, exclusive membership clubs to events and exhibitions. PA Life magazine is published six times a year and includes a mixture of lifestyle features, updates on suppliers, industry news and articles on how to improve professional skills.

2014 181

7 Ways To Save Money While Traveling

Dumb Little Man

Unfortunately, things always cost more than you plan for them to, especially when you are on vacation. In setting your goal, make sure it will meet the total expected cost of your trip. You probably see them in magazines or newspapers. Discount travel booking sites, such as NextVacay.com, can save you hundreds of dollars on vacation costs, airfares and more. These fees can add up to large amounts of money that can cost you far more than you bargained for.

2017 178

5 Personal Development Tests to Help You Be More Successful

Virtual Moxie

Assessments are created by brilliant minds to help us learn the things about ourselves and others that we probably ought to know more consciously, and just don't. Clifton StrengthsFinder (helps you uncover your talents) $15 to learn your top five strengths; $89 to learn about all 34 strengths.

2015 227

7 Strategies to Speak Up to Get Results

Office Dynamics

Tally the cost. We can only get what we really want in life if we learn to speak our truth. Clients include Microsoft, Boeing, P&G and her work has been featured in Success and Working Mother Magazines.

2016 194

Some training suggestions for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

There should be some training that relates to you directly, will improve your skills or will help you learn more about the business. I was the only EA on the course but it was so helpful and didn’t cost my company a penny. Professional publications such as Olé Magazine or PA Life.

How to Use Video to Drive Business – to – Business Sales

Andrea Kalli

Read on to learn more about B2B videos and how you can use them to drive sales. When you make a video with its end result in mind – You will be able to develop a stronger video quickly and with fewer costs when you keep the end purpose in mind.

2017 130

How to Know When to Quit

Dumb Little Man

We're often encouraged, from an early age, to stick with our projects at all costs – even when we're totally fed up. I've given up a magazine subscription that I used to enjoy, because I was finding that the articles were very beginner-focused – and I'd moved on from that stage.

2010 285

26 Ways to Make Meetings More Fun (…and productive)

Ian's Messy Desk

break the meeting into groups of 5 to 8 people and challenge each small group to design a skit, song, rap, dance or other ways to recap part of the “learnings” from the session. that won’t work…we tried that before…it’ll cost too much…” etc.), Cover via Amazon. by Charlie Hawkins.

2012 179

Soaring with the Cloud - Free Online Virtual Summit

Small Business Labs

Small Business Blogs Entrepreneur Magazine Blog Entrepreneurship & Education at the Kauffman Foundation Fresh Inc.   Click here to learn more and register. 

2010 136

CEOs Believe Technology is Rising in Importance

Small Business Labs

Small Business Blogs Entrepreneur Magazine Blog Entrepreneurship & Education at the Kauffman Foundation Fresh Inc. Posted by: Vic Torgeson | June 02, 2010 at 06:27 AM Technology and managing it effectively and cost effectively has become a key consideration for doing business.

2010 172

We are Fighting Against Cancer & Relaying For Life on Saturday - Check Out This Great Organizing Package

Productive & Organized

This method works much better than old-fashioned alphabetic methods and is a great alternative to costly and time consuming scanning and imaging solutions. Do you spend money on magazines that you end up recycling instead of reading?

2011 199

10 Tips to Improve Your Writing Skills

Daily Writing Tips

Participating in a group learning activity is a great motivator. Prepare. Absorb information about writing, but don’t overwhelm yourself.

2019 109

What is Freelance Camp?

Small Business Labs

Small Business Blogs Entrepreneur Magazine Blog Entrepreneurship & Education at the Kauffman Foundation Fresh Inc.   Space is generally limited and costs low.    Freelance Camp SF cost $30 and sold out. 

2010 142

EMEA East – Personal Branding Q&A

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve only been in this role for a month so I’m learning lots at the moment and also getting involved in marketing so it is exciting. But I do wonder how many of us actually take the time to develop our skills because we don’t think we are worth the cost to the employer.

2012 159

How To Put Your Business On The Map

The Small Business Blog

Use the Internet : Long gone are the days when a simple magazine advert or television ad would make a mark with potential customers. Networking online is a great way to reach new customers, and can build brand awareness that would otherwise cost a great deal of money. Talking not only makes people aware of your brand, and give customers the knowledge that you care, but it also helps you to learn exactly what people want and need from your business.

2010 157

EMEA East – Personal Branding Q&A

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve only been in this role for a month so I’m learning lots at the moment and also getting involved in marketing so it is exciting. But I do wonder how many of us actually take the time to develop our skills because we don’t think we are worth the cost to the employer.

2012 151

How to Land More Clients and Boost Your Income by Teaching

Men With Pens

Even though I had no journalism experience, I interviewed with a local magazine editor who was impressed by the fact that I taught writing courses to college students. My teaching status was verification of my ability to learn and master new writing styles.

2012 69

6 Areas of Your Business Life that You MUST Have Flow to Make More.

Productive & Organized

  Entrepreneur magazine's " Become a Follow-Up Fanatic " shared the following: "Findings from a recent study by lead-generation firm Resource Nation support his contention. Learn whatis enhancing or impeding your productivity today!

2010 236

4 Smart Business Lessons From Warren Buffett

Small Business CEO

In fact, Forbes magazine regards Warren as a man who made his wealth from the stock market although his success actually came from selling businesses. As a business owner, if you understand your business, you’d hardly encounter costly investment mistakes.

2013 101

Is it Time for a Treadmill Desk?

45 Things

Employers will find that healthier employees are more productive and lower health insurance costs, he says. She''s also learned to dress in layers so she can be comfortable while walking. You see people in magazines with these six-pack abs.

2013 88

Small Business Bootstrapping Techniques | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Q & A: What does “Fixed Costs” mean and why should they be as low as possible in a Small Business?

2007 208

Administrative Assistant Conference Executive Perspective

Office Dynamics

During Mike’s 11-year tenure as CEO, Humana has gained a reputation as the industry’s leading people-focused innovator, leveraging products, processes and technology to deliver lower costs and a superior health-plan experience for Humana’s 10 million medical plan members and 7 million specialty members nationwide. In 2007, Bonnie was named HR Executive magazine’s HR Executive of the Year. Welcome to our Speaker Series!

2012 100

List of 50 Great Word Games for Kids and Adults

Daily Writing Tips

You can find crosswords in many newspapers and magazines (on all sorts of subjects), and you can buy booklets and books full of them. Crosswords are great if you want to learn new words and definitions, or (at the cryptic end of the scale) if you enjoy playing with words and language.

2019 109

The Paperless Society: A dream or a necessity?

Laughing all the Way to Work

E-magazines, blogs and feeds are now readily available to pass on information, and I have seen the early stages of on-line books that you can take along with you just as we do with paper books today. All these advances will however come with a cost that will undoubtedly be passed on to the consumer. We will need to learn the proper way to use our technology to avoid injuries.

2008 100

The New Economics: It’s About Time. (Governing Time)

Office Dynamics

This is doubly important for parents, as children learn by watching what parents do, not by listening to what parents tell them to do while doing something different themselves. Even though I enjoy reading “O” magazine I’ve decided to let my subscription expire. Earlier this week I shared with you a story about how Executive Assistants are Always on Stage , I asked Nancy to send me some writing samples so I could get a feel for her style and if I thought it would mesh with mine.

2009 112

Are You A Competent Communicator?

The Small Business Blog

Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. E-Mail me or follow me. Outsourcing Options For Small Business Focus on your business, timeshare professionals.

2010 130

The New Economics: It’s About Time. (Governing Time)

Office Dynamics

This is doubly important for parents, as children learn by watching what parents do, not by listening to what parents tell them to do while doing something different themselves. Even though I enjoy reading “O” magazine I’ve decided to let my subscription expire. Earlier this week I shared with you a story about how Executive Assistants are Always on Stage , I asked Nancy to send me some writing samples so I could get a feel for her style and if I thought it would mesh with mine.

2009 100

Why Good Copywriting Goes Bad: Ignorance | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Later they learned that in Africa illiteracy is high, so companies put pictures on the product labels to show what’s inside. Recover from mistakes and learn from them. What separates good writers from great writers is that great writers learn from mistakes and become greater.

2010 87

Three Ways to Start a Revolution | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

We listened, asked questions, and learned more every time we did. Zero marginal cost products will approach zero in price over time. Solomon – I feel that being able to discuss, talk and look at all sides of the coin is a gift, and yet so many people ignore the opportunity to ask questions, go deeper and learn more. John – Interesting comment, and I just wanted to address your comment of “zero marginal cost products will approach zero in price over time&#.

2010 49

Why You Should Travel Back Through Time | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

We should revisit our knowledge, then and now, and see how much we’ve learned. So, did your youngest daughter learn to type with 10 fingers? How to Cut Your Losses and Move On – Sunk Costs Reply Ben Bush ( @benbush ) February 22, 2010 at 7:33 am I know what mean about reading over long-forgotten posts. I’d originally written it for a parenting magazine. They start too late, cost too much money and if I want produced music I can download the album.

2010 45

Clever Marketing by Kitchen Table Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. A lot can be learned here and if you have similar stories, why not tell us about them?

2007 141