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Educating Students for the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

Two interesting articles caught our eye last week and both had to do with the gig economy and education. gig economy

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Continuing Education: How HR Managers Can Help

Office Dynamics

No matter how big or small your business is, it can benefit greatly from offering employees continuing education benefits. Online Education.

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The Under Educated Male

Small Business Labs

  The chart below is from Men are Becoming the Undereducated Gender and shows the long-standing college education gap between women and men.

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Wage Versus Education Gap

Small Business Labs

The education gap, where women and girls out perform men and boys at all levels of education, gets less attention. than men.

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Udacity Blitz: Bridging the Gap Between Online Education and Work

Small Business Labs

This has a number of advantages for both the contractor graduates of Udacity's education programs and the firms hiring Udacity project teams. 

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Education and Lifetime Earnings

Small Business Labs

The chart below is from The College Payoff , a report from the Center of Education and the Workforce at Georgetown University. 

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2011 18

Self-Awareness: The Key to Better Educational Leadership

Small Business CEO

… CEO Leadership educational leadership self-awareness

Education For Small Business Owners – Finding The Right Course

Small Business CEO

However, pursuing these courses via traditional structured education can often be impractical for small business owners. The market is tough.

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Give Your Business a Boost with Continuing Education

Tips From T. Marie

There are many careers that require continuing education. Virtual Education. It applies to every business out there. Including yours.

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How MOOC s are Changing the Way we Do Corporate Education

Small Business CEO

Remember when everyone thought the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) would be the future of higher education as we know it?

2012 17

How a 529 Plan Can Help You Save for Your College Education

Dumb Little Man

All parents dream of providing their children with quality education. Read more ». Money Shopping Goals College

Getting buy in from the boss

Practically Perfect PA

It was also an optimum way of educating and showing my friends and colleagues that I took my role and profession seriously. Richard Branson.

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Technology in the Classroom — Should Technology Take Over The Education System?

Dumb Little Man

Education is far from being the only aspect of our lives that is constantly changing under the influence of rapid technological development.

2016 17

Health Care and Education Inflation

Small Business Labs

But what really caught my eye was the chart below highlighting the inflation rates for health care and tertiary education.   trends

The Future of Education

Small Business Labs

  A good example is KnowledgeWorks , a non-profit group focused on education.    They produce and update a long term forecast of the trends and shifts impacting education.    They recently released a forecast update of the 2020 Education forecast.    Let's hope they are right. 

Solutions for Online Learning In a Collaborative Space

Office Dynamics

Assistants, Don’t Let Collaborative Work Space Stop Your Education. Last week I was conducting a full-day workshop with 25 assistants.

A review of the Assist Conference 2017

Practically Perfect PA

Last Friday we held our third Assist Conference at the De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms in London. We will show you the areas that you can add value.

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A business case for the Assist Conference 2017

Practically Perfect PA

Next year’s Assist Conference kicks off on Friday 24th February in London and I am just putting the final touches to the programme.

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Educational vs. Educative

Daily Writing Tips

A reader asks, Is there any difference between the adjectives educational and educative ? educational adjective : 1. illuminating.

Should I get certified as an administrative professional?

Office Dynamics

Although demand is high for qualified, knowledgeable administrative professionals, it’s easy to get lost in the crowd. Still not convinced?

How to turn an assistant into a career EA

Practically Perfect PA

The people I’ve worked with are highly educated, at the top of their career and I help them make the big decisions that steer the company forward.

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What to look for in a training room

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve written this “What to look for in a training room” post for a couple of reasons. So if you find this article useful, please do share! Three.

Networking with ACE Connects

Practically Perfect PA

I must say I was completely bowled over by the event, which is not something I have often said about networking events for assistants!

Book for Executive Assistants on Amazon Best Seller for 2 Years

Office Dynamics

” Susan Fenner, Former Manager, Education & Events IAAP. WHO TOOK MY PEN. AGAIN? Who Took My Pen? Who Took My Pen. Again?

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So the Assist Conference happened… again!

Practically Perfect PA

On Friday 26th February we held our second Assist Conference and what a day we had! Thank God for Dolly! Who get’s that at other conferences!

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How to Improve Your Problem Solving Skills

Ian's Messy Desk

Image via Wikipedia. Solving problems creatively means getting past your self-limiting thoughts. Creative problem-solving has countless uses.

Infographic: Entrepreneurial Teachers

The Small Business Blog

Such devaluing of the importance of educators also undermines the entire education system. Teachers suffer from a problem in the U.S.

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2014 28

Totes emosh (emotional intelligence) training

Practically Perfect PA

The reason I decided to take this course was because my manager at the time was taking a similar course for executive staff.

Looking Forward With Intention [Free Webinar for Assistants]

Office Dynamics

It’s hard to believe another year is nearly over. Perhaps you can relate to those feelings? This is our last free webinar for assistants of the year.

2015 64

How do you make your boss successful?

Practically Perfect PA

Pin It. I was chatting to a friend of a friend the other night and was asked that all important question ‘what do you do?’ Information is king.

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KnowledgeWorks Education Trends Forecast

Small Business Labs

I was also pleased to see them linked to education.   What caught my eye was is two of there of their 5 major forecast trends relate to small business and independent workers.   Shareable Cities:  Next gen cities will drive social innovation, with urban infrastructure shaped by patterns of human connection and contribution.

Does Education Still Matter? Yes and No

Eat Your Career

Today, I’d like to address the age-old question of education and employment. And, given today’s economy, how much does education matter?

Infographic: Startup School

The Small Business Blog

Business Infographics degree higher education Infographic

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2013 33

How 1 Year Can Make a Huge Difference in a Career

On The Job

The nonprofit program, started by Gerald Chertavian more than a decade ago, trains and educates young people in eight U.S.

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Infographic: Apple University

The Small Business Blog

Business Infographics Apple education Infographic management training MBA Steve Jobs

2014 34

Some training suggestions for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Training admin administrators assistants EA Education and Training Executive Assistant PA Personal Assistant VA Industry Virtual Assistant

Spotlight on assistant resources: Square Meal Venues and Events Live

Practically Perfect PA

For most assistants working in the UK the Square Meal website and guide is a well-loved and trusted resource. Square Meal Venues and Events Live.

2014 39

Interview Questions and Answers for PAs, EAs and Admins Part 4

Practically Perfect PA

Interviews admin assistants EA Education and Training Executive Assistant Interview questions Job hunting PA Virtual Assistant ” 2.

A business case for attending the Assist Conference

Practically Perfect PA

With just under a month to go until the Assist Conference kicks off on Friday 27th February I am putting the final touches to the event. contact-form].

2015 34

BIG Self-Improvement…Commit to One Learning Event

Office Dynamics

I have been in the adult education/learning/training business for 24 years, mostly working with administrative professionals of all walks of life.