Using Machine Learning and AI for Productivity In The Workplace

Dumb Little Man

It’s a chance to better manage a workforce. AI tools such as Deloitte’s LaborWise can provide managers with analytics to recognize high-cost locations, roadblocks and even supply information about which departments are overworked or understaffed. Learning with AI.

2020 177

Procrastination Carries Big Costs

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Procrastination Carries Big Costs Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on April 28, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. There are big costs to procrastination. Count the cost – I focus on what procrastination is costing me.

2010 151

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15 Benefits to Outsource Document Management

Dumb Little Man

The rise of document management outsourcing isn’t that surprising, considering that most companies view their document management solution as an inconvenient part of their functional operations. Aside from delays, document management also results in an even more disorganized process.

2019 245

Manage Your Career Before It Manages You

Dumb Little Man

As an executive coach and leadership trainer, I have talked to experienced senior managers and executive about their careers over the two decades. Here are some insights I can share that can advance, shape and revamp the careers of managers and executives. Self-management.

2017 212

8 Success Habits of Wealthy People That Cost Nothing

Dumb Little Man

They Never Stop Learning. In this technology-driven world that we live in, the day you stop learning is the day you become obsolete. Make it a point to learn something new every day. The post 8 Success Habits of Wealthy People That Cost Nothing appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

2016 207

Learn to Communicate With WARMTH

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Learn to Communicate With WARMTH Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on October 22, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Dale Carnegie said, “ It costs nothing, but creates much.

3 Questions Every Manager Must Ask

On The Job

Then, it costs more than $1,200 to train each new worker. The Society for Human Resource Management says that about one quarter of new workers leave within their first year, which means that companies are doing a pretty fair job of hanging onto their investment in the early days.

2020 141

Continuing Education: How HR Managers Can Help

Office Dynamics

Certification is an inexpensive way to help your employees move forward and learn new skills. A talented and educated employee will utilize the skills they learn in a degree program while working for you, so offering tuition reimbursement to them is an investment in their professional growth.

2015 176

5 Easy Time Management Tips For Online Entrepreneurs

Dumb Little Man

In this article, I’ll give you 5 tips for effective time management for business owners. Maybe it cost money, but it’s relatively cheap in the long-term. If you want to be more productive and grow your online business, try at least one of these time management tips for business owners.

2019 241

Small Business Checklist: Business Costing | 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. WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business!

2007 212

How Do I Manage My Expenses After Getting Married?

Dumb Little Man

But there are some tricky avenues of a new marriage to tackle, such as learning to live with each other’s house-habits. Figure out a money management system. What financial advice you follow regarding money management is different for each and every couple.

Impression Management Strategies: Are You Responding to Your Failing Business?

Dumb Little Man

After hundreds of pitches, you and your team have managed to convince Angel investors and VCs to support your idea. To avoid the negative effects of failure, many founders of failing startups use what social psychologists call impression management. Lessons Learned.

2018 212

The Cost Effective Executive Assistant

Office Dynamics

We hold this blog-a-thon each April and the goal is to make assistants aware of the resources available to them and build a community of administrative assistant and executive assistants who want to learn and grow and flourish in their career of choice! Cost Effective.

2012 130

5 reasons to learn a foreign language to further your career

Practically Perfect PA

Learning a new language takes time and dedication, but the development of smartphone technology has brought new opportunities to fit learning into your daily routine. With so many opportunities at your fingertips, there has never been a better time to learn a new language.

2015 186

Avoid Decision Fatigue: Learn The Steps for Effective Delegation

Dumb Little Man

Learning the steps for effective delegation can help you refocus on your long-term goals. Replacing a single employee can cost nearly a quarter of their annual salary. Specialized employees whose replacements might need additional training can cost even more.

2018 214

How to Get the Most Out of Your Upcoming Administrative Conference

Office Dynamics

This is the first time I am attending this particular training industry event which is mostly focused on learning technologies. And to top it off, to figure out which sessions I want to attend, I have to click on each session title to learn about the session. Whether you’re attending a large or small event this year to continue your administrative learning, take these three tips into consideration and make them part of your planning process.

2017 142

A Detailed Guide On How To Manage Money Effectively

Dumb Little Man

Are you having a hard time knowing how to manage money effectively? Managing money is a responsibility and if you can’t manage $1,000 effectively, you can’t expect to manage $1,000,000, either. Why is it important to learn how to manage your money? Harv Eker, one thing that’s similar between all millionaires (and billionaires for that matter) is that they all manage their money very well. I felt more motivated to manage my money.

2018 149

Bioteams: Learning from Nature to improve Project Management

BioTeams

When studying this topic, new ideas and solutions are introduced and explained, applied to one of the main projects management areas, which is the human resources management, with a structure, teamwork and leadership scheme that may represent the success factor in a given project.

Choosing Administrative Training That’s Right for You

Office Dynamics

The challenge may come when you realize there are a plethora of training programs, conferences, webinars and other learning events for administrative assistants and executive assistants. Our conference and World Class Assistant™ our very different learning events.

The Trend Towards US Manufacturing

Small Business Labs

 discusses the increasing and hidden costs of manufacturing in China, resulting in manufacturing in the U.S. becoming more cost effective.   The increasing and hidden costs of off-shore manufacturing.   Increases in shipping costs over the next decade. 

2010 255

WinWeb's Free Online Accounting Software Now With Cost Centre.

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. WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! do cost cutting.

2007 130

Why Being An Executive Assistant Is A Rewarding Career

Office Dynamics

I hear managers or Human Resource Professionals say it doesn’t take any special skill to be an administrative assistant. Manager of your executive’s work life. If you have been in the administrative profession for 25+ years, know that you can keep growing, expanding and learning.

2016 208

Self-directed Learning Puts Experts At Your Fingertips

On The Job

That''s why self-directed learning is gaining momentum. Workers can find online resources to learn about everything from project management to marketing, helping them learn when the time is best for them.

2014 164

The Charge: Your Emotions – The Cost: Your Job

The Office Professionals Place

Tuesday, May 11, 2010 The Charge: Your Emotions – The Cost: Your Job I was reading a blog today about how a boss and an employee got into a heated argument that started in a morning meeting and then escalated into the afternoon.

2010 141

Managers, Can You Hear Me Now?: Hard-Hitting Lessons on How to Get Real Results

Ian's Messy Desk

The foundation of our managers’ philosophy relies on one main, undeniable point: a manager’s number-one priority is to deliver results.”. – Denny F. For managers, behavior is the real key to achievement. In Managers, Can You Hear Me Now? You’ll learn how to: Create a corporate culture where trust, respect, and integrity flourish — and employees and customers alike are appropriately served. Managers, Can You Hear Me Now?:

2013 133

Get Organized: 5 Low-cost Ways to Organize Your Kitchen Now

Get Organized!

Organizing Tips | Organizing Products | Organizing Services Thursday, May 27, 2010 Get Organized: 5 Low-cost Ways to Organize Your Kitchen Now As the saying goes, the kitchen is the heart of the home. Here are 5 easy, low-cost ways to organize your kitchen now: (1) Edit your counter space.

2010 59

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. Announcement: Our next free webinar in our celebration series is open for registration. Living Your BIG & Bold Life with Joan Burge.

2015 190

Learn 5 Secrets to Put Procrastination Off Until Tomorrow!

Productive & Organized

» Learn 5 Secrets to Put Procrastination Off Until Tomorrow! You can overcome procrastination if you learn a few simple secrets.     You can get the special report at no cost here: Get Your Special Report: Priority Setting – Working on the Right Things. 

2010 216

Episode 257: Emotional Time Management with Paula Mosher Wallace

Productivityist

We spoke about the emotional component that needs to get considered when you’re trying to manage your time. It’s something that Paula feels gets cast aside in a world driven by the pursuit of productivity at all costs. PODCAST emotional goals podcast time management

2019 56

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. Request to speak to the “Manager on Duty.”. I have been hosting the Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence for 25 years.

2018 213

Should I get certified as an administrative professional?

Office Dynamics

Identifying the best administrators can also be a tough task for talent managers. You may need to split costs with your employer, such as using vacation to attend a conference they pay for, etc.

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 261

Episode 257: Emotional Time Management with Paula Mosher Wallace

Productivityist

We spoke about the emotional component that needs to get considered when you’re trying to manage your time. It’s something that Paula feels gets cast aside in a world driven by the pursuit of productivity at all costs. The Podcast emotional goals podcast time management

2019 52

Teamwork Strategies for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

You can learn streamlining techniques from each other. If you’d like to learn more about our Blog-A-Thon you can do so here. Admin Assistant Training Administrative Professionals Day Administrative Professionals Week Communication Skills Cost Effective Creativity Problem Solving Productivity Teamwork Time ManagementDesigned by Freepik. There is no great month than April to talk about the power assistants create when they work together.

2017 158

Get Organized: How a Messy Car Costs You (and How a Tidy One Saves.

Get Organized!

Organizing Tips | Organizing Products | Organizing Services Thursday, February 11, 2010 Get Organized: How a Messy Car Costs You (and How a Tidy One Saves You Money) Youve probably thought about how clutter in your home and office costs you resources like time and money. But have you ever considered that a cluttered car costs you as well?

2010 40

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

Looking Forward With Intention [Free Webinar for Assistants]

Office Dynamics

Learning Highlights. As an attendee, you’ll learn…. It’s hard to believe another year is nearly over. Here at Office Dynamics International, as we wrap up this 25th year of business, we’re feeling both grateful and overwhelmed with all we’ve experienced in 2015.

2015 142

The Power of One

Office Dynamics

The great part of having a host site like Shure was that they provided the venue and all the A/V so Office Dynamics was able to keep the registration cost very reasonable. A desire to learn in the area you are passionate about. Self-management. Admin Assistant Training Assertive Career Management Communication Skills Cost Effective Creativity Interpersonal Skills Leadership Motivators Networking Organizational Skills Problem Solving Productivity Self Development Teamwork

2017 157

Distractions at Work & How to Manage Them

Office Dynamics

Learning to manage these time wasters can not only increase your productivity but improve your overall workday. If needed, inform your HR manager about the problem. Sitting next to loud colleagues who don't use his or her inside voice may be costing you serious time. Sara Bowman Sara is a Jill of all trades who started out in medical administration, shifted to retail management, teaches power yoga and writes for several online and print publications

2013 135

Top 5 Tips for Learning More About Your Customers

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. WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business!

2010 156

Do Bad Managers Make Us Perform Better?

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Thursday, July 2, 2009 Do Bad Managers Make Us Perform Better? He's obviously a good (great) manager when you look at his results.

2009 130

Don't Underestimate The Importance Of Time Management

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. WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business!

2010 245

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. Office Dynamics International has been serving the Administrative Profession for 24 years (since 1990).

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