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Seven tips: What to look for in an event supplier

Practically Perfect PA

Instead, we are going to share what we learned over the next few OpenMeet blogs, so stay tuned! We used a combination of iPads and Post-it notes to ask our workshop attendees questions about what makes an event supplier great, and what makes them not-so-great….

Seven tips: What to look for in an event supplier

Practically Perfect PA

Instead, we are going to share what we learned over the next few OpenMeet blogs, so stay tuned! We used a combination of iPads and Post-it notes to ask our workshop attendees questions about what makes an event supplier great, and what makes them not-so-great….

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Assistants! Get the most out of attending an event

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve said in the past training, networking and meeting suppliers should be an integral part of our career. How many other professions have such a large skill-set that needs to be kept up to date? Well you have to learn something!

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Some training suggestions for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Quite often I am asked which courses I would recommend for assistants that are just starting in the profession and want to undertake some training to increase their skills and help them move up the career ladder. Not many other professions have that variety of skills.

SMART objectives for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Work with other parts of the business (Marketing, Facilities, IT and HR) to create a more effective and detailed monthly monitoring system for supplier spending. Skills related objectives. A database to be created and maintained so that travel costs are collected and reported monthly.

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Spotlight on assistant resources: PA Life

Practically Perfect PA

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. The cost per year is just £79+vat. There are a lot of different resources available to assistants.

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SMART objectives

Practically Perfect PA

Work with other parts of the business (Marketing, Facilities, IT and HR) to create a more effective and detailed monthly monitoring system for supplier spending. Skills related objectives. A database to be created and maintained so that travel costs are collected and reported monthly.

2013 130

New Small Business Startup Idea: Virtual Import/Export Assistant.

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. You use your language and local knowledge skills and open up a new market for this small business.

2007 199

Guest Blogger: David B. Wright, Author

The Office Professionals Place

And youve been following all the best career advice and job search tips youve read, heard, learned, and developed. Can you bring in new business, improve operating efficiency, reduce costs, help build the strategy that will form the company’s future?

2009 141

Small Business Start-Up Idea – T-Shirt Design | THE SMALL BUSINESS.

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. This will need to be designed, printed and distributed – all of which costs money. E-Mail me or follow me.

2008 199

The Inception of a Business Idea

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. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

2010 198

5 tips for Sourcing Employee Training for Small Businesses

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. Not only that, you have someone that is learning the latest and greatest tech practices.

2009 130

Why Your Small Business Needs A SWOT

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. E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer!

2010 176

The Importance Of Building Global Relationships To The Small Business Owner

Small Business CEO

I often share with entrepreneurs some of the pitfalls and best practices I learned through my experiences offshoring products to China. For example, you may need staff that speaks a certain language or possesses certain skill sets.

2013 93

Top 5 Tips on Making Big Changes

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. If you are no longer personally growing and learning in your role it can cause your business to stagnate.

2009 130

Good Customer Service Can Go A Long Way | 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. « Top 5 Tips for Learning More About Your Customers Budget 2010 – The Saviour for Small Businesses?

2010 141

Small Business Failure – Reason: Management Control | THE SMALL.

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. Do you have an overview of your small business fixed costs and sales, are you happy with the situation?

2007 199

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

Why educate women – isn't it a waste of resources? | THE SMALL.

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. How else can it be explained that we ignore this massive “skills resource&# sitting at home.

2008 130

Social Impact of Working From Home | 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. On the other hand we are less mobile, less communicate on work less learn about the experiences of colleagues.

2007 199

Not all accountants are created equal (how do you choose an.

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. Size of the accounting business – Small may save money, but do they have the right skills.

2006 207

How to Avoid Wasting Your Blog Client's Money | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

There are other, more effective, time-efficient, cost-reduced ways of achieving everything a blog can provide. Have you considered if your own blog is cost effective?

2010 62

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

The Networked Enterprise and Bioteams in China

BioTeams

in the sense of "Virtual Memory," where a computer operates as if it has more capacity than it actually has, allowing enterprises to incorporate external skills and resources to exploit market opportunities.

2009 52