Sat.May 11, 2019 - Fri.May 17, 2019

Preparing for an Assistant video interview

Practically Perfect PA

The vast majority of recruitment agencies and employers now use video as part of their interview process, because it saves time and money on the early stages of the interview process.

2019 213

The Future of Foldable Smartphones: The Good, The Bad, and The Worst

Dumb Little Man

Even though the idea of a foldable smartphone is as old as the hills, the desire to embrace an elegantly flexible device had never seemed more passionate before. What appeared to be merely a flash in the pan not too long ago has seemingly brought the entire smartphone industry to a standstill.

2019 253

Choosing the Best Administrative Assistant or Executive Assistant Conference

Office Dynamics

An administrative conference should feed your brain and soul!

2019 252

Positive Career Affirmation #12

Eat Your Career

I maintain a comfortable but organized area that inspires my best work. To learn more about affirmations and how to leverage them for career success, check out this article. The post Positive Career Affirmation #12 appeared first on Eat Your Career. Uncategorized inspiration organization workspace

2019 139

5 tools to help create organisational charts

Practically Perfect PA

Having worked through a few company restructures in my career I have often been given the horrible task of creating new organisational charts.

2019 206

Effective Content Marketing: 8 Ways to Get Your Content Noticed

Dumb Little Man

Do you know what it takes for a business to succeed in today’s market place? Is it repeated advertisements telling customers to buy your products? Definitely not! The market today is very different than it was years ago.

2019 245

Deloitte on the Future of Work

Small Business Labs

Deloitte has become, in our opinion, one of the key go-to sources of information and analysis on the future of work. Their recent article Redefining work, workforces, and workplaces is a good example. In a relatively short article, it nicely synthesizes and explains "multiple converging trends and how they are already fundamentally changing all aspects of work."

2019 199

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What meetings should you have with your Executive?

Practically Perfect PA

We all know that communication with your Executive is key to a successful working relationship and I’ve found over the years, the more access an Assistant has to their Executive the more they are seen as a critical asset within the organisation.

2019 206

Learning How To Cook Again

Dumb Little Man

More than a quarter of Americans don’t know how to cook, but why? Today, our lives are busier than they have been since the industrial revolution and convenience trumps health and budget every day of the week.

2019 239

Improve Your Productivity With Green Office Design

Eco-Office Gals

When you envision the typical office environment, do you see greenery, natural light and a clear view of an adjacent landscape? The average person associates their office with worn carpeting, buzzing light fixtures and tall partitions.

2019 130

Are You Burned Out? Here's What to Do

On The Job

"I'm so burned out." I overheard the comment while on a subway recently as a young woman talked to someone on her cellphone. I was surprised to see how clearly distraught the woman was -- and how young she appeared to be.

2019 130

Five tips on team management

Practically Perfect PA

Managing a team isn’t easy. In fact management, in general, is pretty tough – that is why so many people are bad at it! It can be hard for Assistants to juggle managing a team of other Assistants or Administrators (which is often the case) and support their Executive.

2019 184

Wish Your Pup Could Tell You How He’s Doing? Check His Poop

Dumb Little Man

Everybody poops — me, you, and our furry friends. Most dog lovers are more familiar with dog poop than human poop. We scoop poop on walks, clean up indoor accidents, and search through mounds for lost treasures.

2019 236

How does an Administrative Professional Set Up an Official Process? Ask an Admin

Office Dynamics

Welcome back to Ask an Admin! The blog series that allows administrative professionals to ask any questions they may have and have their peers give the best advice they can provide.

2019 158

According to the National Labor Relations Board, Uber Drivers are Contractors

Small Business Labs

The U.S. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled this week that Uber drivers are contractors. The major impact of this ruling is gig workers are unlikely to be able to form or join unions. This follows a ruling by the U.S.

2019 146

Can You Fix This Error-Filled Email?

Business Writing

Below is a screenshot of the first half of an email invitation I received for a bill-signing event in Seattle. I understood the content and appreciated the invitation, but I couldn't help spotting all the errors. How many do you. Proofreading Punctuation Pointers Teaching Business Writing

2019 141

6 Ways You May Be Secretly Sabotaging Your Relationship

Dumb Little Man

Are you sabotaging your relationship? When your relationship is on the rocks, it’s easy to find things or people to blame. Work’s too busy, your partner doesn’t understand you, the kids are always in the way – the excuses are endless.

2019 226

8. Variable Pay for Recruiters

Recruit CRM

Motivating your team Now you have a team and have assignments to do. One of the most important elements of building a business is the motivation of your team to achieve organizational goals.

2019 83

3 Simple Ways to Invest in Real Estate

Small Business CEO

Real estate investing stands for buying, owning, managing, renting or selling any kind of real estate for profit. In other words, any property that is owned for the sole purpose of creating profit, whether through market value or rental income is a real estate that is invested in.

2019 80

When to Use a Colon: Rules and Examples

Daily Writing Tips

The colon can be a tricky punctuation mark. You’ve probably grasped periods, question marks, exclamation points, and commas – but the rules surrounding colons may seem a bit trickier. There are two main ways to use colons: To introduce an item or a series of items.

2019 95

10 Ways To Woo A Girl The Right Way

Dumb Little Man

The early days of dating are always the fun part. It’s where you can’t stop thinking about your girl and how you can make her happy. From flowers to chocolates and balloons, you have a lot of plans that are guaranteed to put a smile on her face.

2019 227

The Speed of Right

Productivityist

“Slow and steady wins the race.” – The Tortoise and The Hare. In our quest to get things done, we can find ourselves moving too fast. When that happens we run the risk of missing key components of task completion, which can result in lower quality results.

2019 78

Empowering and Enabling MSME Businesses in India

Small Business CEO

Currently, there are more than 43 million micro, small and medium sized business enterprises (MSMEs) in India, employing about 40% of the total population.

2019 69

Among vs. Amongst

Daily Writing Tips

Summary: Among and amongst are interchangeable terms. Among is more common in modern writing. Americans tend to always use among , while in the UK both among and amongst are used.

2019 80

Advancing Your Lifestyle: 5 Essential Benefits of Home Automation System

Dumb Little Man

Today’s latest innovations can provide a significant impact on your daily life. One of them is home automation. Utilizing this technological advancement can make your life easier and more convenient considering today’s fast-paced lifestyle.

2019 212

Episode 244: Living a Conscious Life with Bob Rosen

Productivityist

On today’s episode, I spent time with Bob Rosen. Bob is the founder and CEO of Healthy Companies and is a trusted global CEO advisor, organizational psychologist, keynote speaker, and New York Times bestselling author of eight books.

2019 55

10 Best E-commerce Marketing Strategies to Shape Your Business

Small Business CEO

If you’re running an eCommerce business, there are a few eCommerce marketing strategies you need to implement so that you can gain new customers as well as entice your old clients to keep coming back to your store. There are tons of competition on the internet for eCommerce brands.

2019 68

5 Unique Dating Apps You Might Want To Try

Dumb Little Man

The sun is shining. It is warming up again and the hormones are dancing the Samba: summer is coming. If you want to look for new partners with tech support, you probably think of Tinder first.

2019 212

10 Expert Tips for Sustaining a Blissful Marriage

Dumb Little Man

Being bound to one another for the rest of your life may seem like a daunting possibility at first. Yet, you find millions of people around the world undergoing the ritual of marriage, vowing to share their space and their soul with each other.

2019 212

7 Ways to Control Your Business Travel Anxiety

Dumb Little Man

Business trips are not fun trips. From flight delays, chaotic train stations, poor hotel rooms, language barriers to deadlines, there’s an endless list of stresses that leads to business trip anxiety.

2019 206

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Garden

Dumb Little Man

Your garden is full of secrets. When you know those secrets, it will help you to grow a beautiful and healthy garden. Although gardening still requires dedication and skill, there are many fun facts about your garden that could make maintaining it a little easier.

2019 206

10 Red Flags to Consider Before Getting Serious in a Relationship

Dumb Little Man

Happily ever after — that’s what most of us want. Finding that partner you truly click with is simpler than what most of us make it to be. At the beginning of any relationship, everything is fun. Once it gets serious, things change. We rush things.

2019 202

Why You Need a Relationship Posse

Dumb Little Man

My ex-girlfriend is one of the most beautiful women I’ve ever seen. Her body is a work of art, perfectly toned and golden tan with a smattering of graceful tattoos and a tiny, steel rod through each nipple. She has these eyes that are big and brown, accentuated by long, fluttering lashes.

2019 199

5 Dating Ideas if Your Boyfriend is A Sports Junkie

Dumb Little Man

Having a tough time trying to figure out active date ideas for that sports junkie in your life? These guys are tough to please in my experience. So, let’s take a quick look at some choices that will blow him away! OK, hear me out…. Most guys love playing golf.

2019 189

Webspotter – The Lead Generation Tools We Prefer

Small Business CEO

If you ask us what is the most valuable thing today, we would say it is analytics, statistics, data. YES, they are ruling the world by helping make better decisions depending on the data available.

2019 62

3 Ways To Make Sure Your Sales Reps Stay Ahead Of The Game

Small Business CEO

When they’re “out in the field,” your sales team’s days can vary immensely. On some days it can be like gently floating down a stream, wowing people with demos at every turn, enjoying some great networking opportunities, and converting new leads into paying customers.

2019 60

How to Start a Small Delivery Business

Small Business CEO

If you wish to launch a startup that requires minimal capital investments, a small delivery company might be just the thing for you. You get to be your own boss, profits are easily made, and you have the freedom to run in any way you like, without the need to reinvent the wheel.

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