Thu.Sep 12, 2019

How To Talk To Your Crush: A Guide For The Socially Awkward

Dumb Little Man

How do you approach someone you are romantically interested in? How do you start talking to your crush? These are good nerd questions, right? It also sounds like the title to an article in a Seventeen or Cosmopolitan magazine. Except, no one reads magazines anymore.

2019 194

How to prioritise your workload

Practically Perfect PA

Assistants are regularly asked to juggle multiple tasks and projects while reacting to other people’s urgent requests and deadlines. It is not an easy gig! When your To-Do list doesn’t stop growing, how do you plan what to do first?

2019 168

7 Ways to Get More Done

Ian's Messy Desk

The post 7 Ways to Get More Done appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Work with a clean desk – A study on productivity found that, “The average desk worker has 36 hours worth of work on their desk and wastes up to 3 hours a week just ‘looking’ for STUFF!” Clean your desk to work more effectively.

2019 167

Let Your Clients Inspire You and Watch Your Business Grow

Tips From T. Marie

Do your clients inspire you? In my last article, I discussed how to make personal connections with our clients if we run a digital-based business. Since that article published, I was lucky enough to be able to have lunch with one of my long-term clients.

2019 161

Hyphen Help: 30-Percent Discount for 30th-Anniversary?

Business Writing

Hyphens are among the most challenging punctuation marks. In two phrases that seem very much alike, one will have a hyphen and one will not. Consider an example. Would you add hyphens to the following sentence? Syntax Training is celebrating its 30th anniversary in Seattle with a 30 percent discount.

2019 153

Creating an Administrative Professional Protocol Manual – Ask an Admin

Office Dynamics

Christine N. Asks: I’m finally getting around to creating my Administrative Professional Protocol Manual but I’m not sure if it should print everything out in a 3 ring binder (using dividers), using a One Note document, having it electronically in an online file or all of the above.