Smart Phones: Master or Servant?

Simple Productivity Blog

They were all glued to their smart phones, only looking up from the tiny screens when their waitress would come by and ask a question. Why Get A Smart Phone? Most of the people I know have gotten smart phones for one of two reasons: either they wanted the latest toy for the sake of having the latest gadget; or they believed that having a smart phone was a sure-fire answer to productivity issues. Smart Phones: Master or Servant? Smart phones are good devices.

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How To Manage School Documents Efficiently

Dumb Little Man

Cut the costs. If you want to cut the printing costs, save the environment and have a tidy desk, you should use less paper in the classroom. They can use their phones to follow your lesson from the handout or they can listen to you, make notes, and check the handouts later.

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Sir, Please Put the Phone Down. 5 Tips to Free You From The Shackles of your Phone

Dumb Little Man

The majority of us probably need to take a look and change how we manage our cellphone use. The Negatives to Being "On Demand" The ability to instantly connect with anyone has its advantages, but it also has its costs if not managed properly.

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Why Virtual Phone Number is a Must-Have for an Online Business

Small Business CEO

The idea of a business phone number without any physical lines attached to it is a relative new one. … Information Technology Management online business virtual phone number

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. If you turn off your phone and keep it away from you, I think 90% of your problems will be solved. Maybe it cost money, but it’s relatively cheap in the long-term.

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Some of the Best GTD Apps for Android Phones

Productivity Bits

There are many different GTD apps that are available for Android phones. All cell phone plans and phones make downloading apps easy to do for your android phone. Android phones are typically able to access an Android Market in order to download the apps.

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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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 212

Spying On Cell Phone of Employees from Across the Globe

Small Business CEO

Mobile BI helps businesses to spot, collect, analyze, and use valuable business data to improve sales and revenues, while managing costs. This explains why the use of apps for spying on cell phone of employees is necessary for business owners across the world.

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Small Business Failure – Reason: Fixed Cost | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 195

Q & A: What are successful cost-cutting solutions in 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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 202

Cost Cutting for Small Business – Payment Terms | 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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 198

Cost Cutting for Small Business – Payment Terms | 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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 182

Q & A: What does “Fixed Costs” mean and why should they be as low.

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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 202

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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk do cost cutting.

2007 130

5 Tips for Solopreneurs for Successful Project Management

The Solopreneur Life

W hen you enter the self-employed, solopreneur life, one of the hardest obstacles you’ll need to overcome is project management. In the corporate world, there is often a chain of command and a list of policies and procedures to manage tasks. Structure often varies depending on the business — is it time, effort, cost, or quality that dictates the timeline for completion? As a solopreneur, you need to incorporate every aspect in order to successfully manage projects.

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.

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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. Call the front desk from your hotel room phone and state your issue. Request to speak to the “Manager on Duty.”.

2018 190

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. Offer to help with projects or cover their phone for the day. Sitting next to loud colleagues who don't use his or her inside voice may be costing you serious time. Email, Phone & IM Notifications. Guest Blog submitted by Sara Bowman.

2013 132

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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 243

Productive Communication & Marketing : How to Manage All of Those Links! Interview with @ItsMyURLs CEO @hustle247

Productive & Organized

  How are you managing all of those different urls?   When people access the site from their phones, you have created a very clean and easy to navigate view.    Others were more difficult to navigate when on my phone

2011 280

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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 199

Learn to Communicate With WARMTH

Ian's Messy Desk

Dale Carnegie said, “ It costs nothing, but creates much. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

Managing A Small Business In A Recession | 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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 197

Women In The Workplace

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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 238

The Vanishing Executive Assistant—NOT!

Office Dynamics

And yet assistants help file digital documents and manage calls through their cell phones, so the skills required for these tasks haven’t completely gone away. They are not paid the big bucks to manage a calendar and book flights. They are managing a lot of moving pieces.

2020 260

Small Business World News Round-up - 2009/11/03

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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2009 164

Top 5 Tips for Hiring New Employees

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. Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 130

Take your boss’s business trip virtually

Practically Perfect PA

Pick a template based on the type of trip and then help your manager list everything they need for their business trip. This app will decrease the chance of your manager calling you to source a spare toothbrush in New York while you are in London! For the cost conscious assistant!

2015 240

10 tips for organising car hire

Practically Perfect PA

If your boss is travelling to many different locations during their business trip it can be a lot more time and cost effective hiring a car for them. If you are booking car hire directly for your manager there are a few things you should know first.

2014 177

Your business travel tips

Practically Perfect PA

Essentially you can send your boss off with a paperless itinerary as everything can be viewed on their phone via the App – no more lugging around extra papers when travelling. Destination Management . The next topic is… Managing your boss’s diary.

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What should you expect from your business travel provider?

Practically Perfect PA

Booking business travel is a core part of our role so working with a good travel management company can save us so much time and ultimately our organisation money! So why should you book your travel through a travel management company?

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The benefits of using a private jet charter

Practically Perfect PA

They will miss long airport queues and delays at security check points, which means you won’t be receiving phone calls from your boss who is in a panic because they think they might miss their flight!

2014 276

Top 8 Apps for Productivity to Help You With Your Daily Tasks

Dumb Little Man

Cost : Free with paid versions starting at $5 per month. Cost : Free with paid versions starting at $7.99 Cost : Free with paid versions starting at $10 per month. This app lets you manage all your ongoing projects in one spot. Cost : Free. Cost : Free.

2019 215

5 Steps to Increasing Your Cash Flow

Office Organization Success

Access your 26-point Online Business Management & Marketing SYSTEMS CHECKLIST . Again, this is a must-have for anything you sell costing more than $150. How do you contact them, i.e. phone, email, certified letter, and how long do you leave it before making contact with them?

2015 225

Practically Perfect PA Giveaway: £150 John Lewis voucher

Practically Perfect PA

Our aim is to improve on the rates you would be quoted if you were to phone any venues yourself. We can have venue options to you within hours We will provide you with a professional, written venue proposal which will outline the venues available, the costs etc.

2014 210

The 4 steps of business travel planning: Waving goodbye to your Executive

Practically Perfect PA

Many assistants use a travel management company at this point to ease the pain of searching numerous flight and hotel options. However to ensure this part of the process is easy it is important that you know as much as you possible about the trip before picking up the phone to your TMC.

2015 210

Running a Multi-national Digital Business? You Should Use a Virtual HQ. Here’s Why.

Small Business CEO

A Virtual headquarter – or Virtual HQ – in a nutshell allows businesses to benefit from all the advantages of having a prestigious address, landline phone number, and team support without committing to dedicated office space. Management digital business virtual headquarters

2020 62

Getting the Most Out of Your Next Performance Evaluation

Office Dynamics

The meeting is typically a way to evaluate the past year’s project management, acknowledge achievements, receive valuable feedback for performance improvement and create new goals for continued productivity. Update phone extension list to ensure callers are directed to the appropriate person.

2018 186

Interviewing Candidates Remotely: Things to Keep in Mind

Small Business CEO

To overcome the costs and problems of an in-person interview, recruiters can interact with candidates remotely, over the phone or a video call. Remote interviews, although cost and time-effective, may not always be productive, unless conducted efficiently.

2019 74

How to make your event more environmentally friendly

Practically Perfect PA

Sustainability certainly hasn’t been a priority for assistants organising events, particularly as we often have to manage events alongside our actual day job and the budgets we have to spend on events are still quite a bit smaller than they were a few years ago.

2014 230

Eliminate Energy-Draining People From Your Life

Office Dynamics

How do you feel after you have spent time with that person on the phone, in person, or via Facetime? You must protect yourself from these people at all costs. Hello Monday Motivators ! Quick question: Who drains you?

2014 183

How to Implement a Zero Waste Business Strategy

Eco-Office Gals

Waste management is a lucrative business for a reason. Even if companies choose to focus only on the cost savings, the rest is the icing on the cake.

2020 186

Regaining your mojo after a mistake

Practically Perfect PA

I phoned a friend who was a big rugby fan. It was the only way I was going to solve the problem so, as my boss said, I threw some money at it and managed to secure four tickets. Problem solved but at quite a cost to my organisation and my confidence.

2014 236