How To Improve Your Academic Essay Writing Skills

Dumb Little Man

How do you improve your essay writing skills? You can work to hone your skills on your own, or you can use the services of an excellent essay writer to help. How you use your language skills is very important, especially when you’re writing academic papers.

2019 242

3 Simple Ways To Improve Your Piano Skills

Dumb Little Man

If you learn the basics of the piano, you’ll gain a wealth of skills and knowledge that you can use in a lot of ways. In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the best ways to improve your piano skills and become a better musician. I have been a pianist all of my life.

2017 208

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8 Success Habits of Wealthy People That Cost Nothing

Dumb Little Man

Good networking skills are an indispensable asset in the business world. The post 8 Success Habits of Wealthy People That Cost Nothing appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Do you know the habits of wealthy people ?

2016 207

The Top Skills Executives Want From Assistants Today

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics often surveys managers and high-level executives as to the skills, attitudes, and behaviors that are most important for an assistant to possess. Communication skills, both oral and written, are a must-have. Technological skills are a must-have to keep up with the pace and dynamics of the job. A must-have skill when managing your executive’s calendar is to understand your executive must have down time.”.

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Why You Should Re-think That Low-Cost Virtual Assistant

Tips From T. Marie

And since you’re being billed only for time on task(s) it could end up costing you less than you imagine. Were you more concerned about competing with low-cost VA’s than what you’d need to run a profitable business? Do you know what your skills, training and experience are really worth? Business Tutoring Working with a Virtual Assistant business charge hours low cost lowest cost money rates reason reasons virtual assistance virtual assistant

2011 150

5 Must-Have Skills for Progressive Assistants From Joan’s book, Who Took My Pen… Again?

Office Dynamics

You have the fundamentals down pat and even demonstrate advanced skill sets. What might be missing from your bag of skills? Reduce costs. The post 5 Must-Have Skills for Progressive Assistants From Joan’s book, Who Took My Pen… Again?

2019 217

The Rise of the Skills Training/Job Placement Industry

Small Business Labs

  The problem is a mismatch between job skills and job openings. In response to this problem a rapidly growing industry focused on providing skills training and job placement has emerged. The current employment picture is quite interesting.

2015 206

Need for Agility and Skilled Talent Driving Growing Corporate Use of Contingent Workers

Small Business Labs

  Also interesting is that reducing cost has fallen to 5th on the challenges list.   The reason is contingent workers at corporations no longer just do low level or low skill work. Because contingent talent is involved in mission-critical work, cost is less of an issue.

2017 182

The True Cost of an Arrogant Boss

On The Job

Once the arrogance is determined, then an action plan can be developed to help arrogant managers hone their leadership skills. Do you have a boss who discredits the ideas of others while claiming to have superior ideas?

2017 141

Learn English with Alexa Skills: Writing, Grammar and Vocabulary

Daily Writing Tips

If so, you might well have enabled a bunch of different skills to extend Alexa’s capabilities. Skills are like apps for Alexa.). How to Enable (Install) Alexa Skills. You can enable and disable skills using the Alexa app or a web browser. Have you got an Amazon Echo?

2019 101

Tips For Identifying Your Workforce Critical Skill Gaps

Office Dynamics

However, one of the biggest obstacles managers come across is the gap between the skills needed to achieve the aforementioned objectives and the skills of the workforce. Technology has allowed for things to develop a lot faster nowadays, which makes these “skill gaps” a lot more common than they used to be. You will also determine the skill level of every employee, and decide between investing in their training or hiring new employees which would be more suitable for the job.

2017 141

Learn English and Grammar Skills with Google Home Assistant

Daily Writing Tips

Here are some of the English and grammar apps you can try out through Google Home (these apps are the equivalent of Alexa’s Skills ). As well as building your listening skills through hearing stories, you can use all sorts of other apps to listen to English and learn new words in context.

2019 80

The Cost and Benefits of Career Coaching

Job Advice Blog

Interview Skills by Alex Freund career advice Career Assessment and Testing Career Coaching by Judi Perkins career managementSo, what is career coaching? Many people nowadays use the term career coaching, but they’re not sure they understand its meaning or whether they’re using it in the right context. Any kind of coaching consists of the practice of supporting an individual or a group that has the objective of reaching a predetermined goal or [.].

2012 140

5 Ways to Sharpen Your Persuasive Skills

On The Job

Is it to cut time, or costs or errors? What are the complete costs of your plan? Much of our time is spent trying to persuade others. We try to persuade a customer to try a new product. We try to persuade a colleague to lend his expertise to a project.

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Being Too Casual Could Cost You at Work

On The Job

Your skills and experience are valued, and you feel that your career is on the right track. While some people may argue they work in a more casual environment and their looks and behavior aren't valued more than their skills, that's naive. As you work your way up the career ladder, it may be gratifying to know that your hard work has paid off. Still, don't rest on your laurels. Right when you start to see your future become bright you could lose it all.

2015 152

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. In honor of Administrative Professionals Day, I want to share my thoughts on why I believe being an executive assistant is a rewarding career.

2016 208

Celebrating Administrative Professionals

Office Dynamics

Administrative Assistants Rock! Join our April Blog-A-Thon. April is just around the corner and we love celebrating administrative professionals! This is the month we can (and will) celebrate in a big way.

Qualities Of A Great Assistant

Office Dynamics

Good communication skills. Organization skills. Interpersonal communication skills. Excellent calendaring skills. Excellent time management skills. Great networking skills. Analytical forward thinking skills.

2015 235

Tips for Planning Someone Else’s Travel

Office Dynamics

Planning travel for others is no simple matter and administrative professionals know this better than anyone else! Each traveler has personal preferences and unique quirks that make travel planning a true art form.

Travel 235

All the free training we offer in one place!

Office Dynamics

At Office Dynamics International we love what we do. Part of what we do is provide tools and services to administrative professionals to enhance the quality of their work-life that promote administrative excellence.

2015 234

Who Is Office Dynamics International?

Office Dynamics

Technical skills can be gleaned, but behavior must be taught. At Office Dynamics International we are celebrating 25 years of serving the administrative profession. Perhaps you’ve known us for a long time or you’re new around here.

Blog-a-Thon Bonus Announcement

Office Dynamics

BONUS BONUS BONUS!!! Get Bonus Entries In Our Blog-a-Thon For The Administrative Profession. For those of you who are participating in our blog-a-thon this April we want to give you even more ways to get entered to win. Announcing BONUS entries with social sharing.

2015 213

Create Your Professional Development Plan Free Webinar

Office Dynamics

Upcoming professional development events at little to no cost: As Office Dynamics International celebrates our 25th Anniversary in 2015 we will offer a free webinar each month.

2015 138

Executives and Assistants are Struggling Today

Office Dynamics

The cost to companies can be huge. [This article was originally posted at Executive Secretary Magazine.]. There is no greater relationship in the workplace than that of an executive and an Assistant.

2015 216

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. Persuasion skills. Craft your skill. Good communication skills. Organizational skills. Welcome to May! Such a lovely time of year. I hope everyone has recuperated from an exciting Administrative Professionals Week. We did a lot of celebrating at Office Dynamics.

2017 156

Sourcing the right suppliers for your business

Practically Perfect PA

Finding the right supplier for your business can be tricky; you have to look at costs, what they offer and that they meet your specific needs. Sourcing reliable, well-priced suppliers who offer excellent service is something that Assistants are frequently tasked with.

Living Your BIG & Bold Life [Upcoming Event]

Office Dynamics

Announcement: Our next free webinar in our celebration series is open for registration. Living Your BIG & Bold Life with Joan Burge. May 7, 2015. 10:00 – 11:00 AM Pacific Time. Register Now, It’s a free event! Working women hold a unique position in our society.

2015 183

Should I get certified as an administrative professional?

Office Dynamics

Whether they are looking to fill a new role, or make decisions about annual raises and promotions, employers find it difficult to pinpoint the candidates with the right knowledge, motivations and skills to excel. You gain new skills and competencies.

The Potential Customer just Walked – How Much did it cost you.

Make or Break Moments

Posted by Deborah Chaddock Brown on January 7, 2010 under Connecting Moments , Customer Moments , making a difference | Read the First Comment What is the cost of a lost customer? I learned today from CustServ that the cost of lost customers equals 338.5 How much is that costing you?

2010 130

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

Office Dynamics

Wow, what a fabulous April! Did you have the most incredible Administrative Professionals’ Week this year?

2015 152

Looking Forward With Intention [Free Webinar for Assistants]

Office Dynamics

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. Perhaps you can relate to those feelings?

2015 138

Teamwork Strategies for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

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. In April, we honor administrative around the world for one full week. What does that tell you about the importance of the role?

2017 154

10 Questions To Find The Perfect Venue

Office Dynamics

Some might give you access to the venue the evening before if they are not booked so you can load in and start set up at no additional cost – if you know to ask. So, you’re doing an event? Great! Where? That is the first and most important question.

2016 146

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. Use your administrative skills and a winning attitude to find the joy in that unexpected moment, no matter what.

2018 205

Our Totally Free Thank You Gift

Office Dynamics

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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Avoid costly mistakes by creating a better call center for customers

Service Untitled

One major turnoff and a significant reason why customers will not recommend an organization to their friends, relatives, or co-workers is the inability with poor language communication skills.

2013 90

Tech of the week: Get The Flight Out

Practically Perfect PA

Get the Flight Out is a website that scours the internet for cheap, low-cost, often short lived airfares from airports in the United States. Today’s Technology of the week: Get The Flight Out. Here are all the details… What is Get The Flight Out?

2018 184

Pros and Cons of Going Paperless

Office Dynamics

You don’t just save on the cost of the paper, either: You reduce courier costs by not needing to ensure secure delivery of board packs. You can save money on space and security costs; it’s incredible how much space you use storing hard copies of board packs, meeting minutes, and more.

2016 153

5 Ways Businesses Can Streamline Their Processes and Save on Manpower

Small Business CEO

Are you looking for ways to cut business costs? Take a gander at the cost of skilled labor. … Management cut costs manpower expensesGuess what; there might be one area you could look at that could save you up to 50 percent of your expense bill by the end of the year.

2016 102

How to negotiate when planning an event

Practically Perfect PA

As we all know being an assistant means that our super organised skills are second to none. We are the most organised profession there is available to the working world and our skills can be transferable to many different tasks, including managing an event from start to finish. Pin It.

How to Get the Most Out of Your Upcoming Administrative Conference

Office Dynamics

New skills you want to acquire? Admin Assistant Training Career Management Cost Effective Professional Image Self Development Uncategorized admin conference administrative conference administrative professional conference conference for assistant get the most out of your conference goals for upcoming conference learning event learning programs networking overwhelm professional developmentNext week I’ll be attending a large conference in Las Vegas to further my education.

2017 136

Supplier of the week is Tripmate

Practically Perfect PA

What’s the catch and how much will it cost me? There is absolutely no catch whatsoever and as for the cost, we have made it as simple as possible. There are no other hidden costs or charges. The Practically Perfect PA supplier of the week is Tripmate.

How to negotiate when planning an event?

Practically Perfect PA

As we all know being an assistant means that our super organised skills are second to none. We are the most organised profession there is available to the working world and our skills can be transferable to many different tasks, including managing an event from start to finish. Pin It.