Miscommunication, Misfiled, and Misplaced = Misrepresentation

The Office Professionals Place

Sunday, August 22, 2010 Miscommunication, Misfiled, and Misplaced = Misrepresentation A work day consists of filing, answering phones, greeting visitors, and a host of communication efforts with coworkers, supervisors, and customers, plus other duties and responsibilities that can get overwhelming. How many piles of paper do you have on your desk that needs to be filed away? • Paper Documents Use the color coded system for filing (ie.

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10 minute power meeting technique. | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

by Stefan Töpfer on Oct 31, 2007 When you have internal meetings try to keep them short. Remember this is a rule for internal meetings, for meetings with customers this rule does not apply – within reason of cause. » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Wednesday, October 31st, 2007 at 3:09 pm and is filed under Entrepreneur , Freelancer , SOHO/SMB/SME/Micro , Self-employed , Small Business / SOHO , Sole-Trader , manage your time.

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How To Reduce The Costs Of Technology In Your Business

Small Business CEO

When you move data to a cloud server you can increase the level of productivity of your own internal systems and thereby get the most out of a typical work day. File storage: Take advantage of storage area networks (SAN) to centralize all data in one location. Entrepreneurs Finance Information Technology budgets expenses technologyEvery company is concerned about the bottom line. Without that attention to detail they’ll constantly be throwing good money after bad.

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Pandora's Office May Have Been Worse than Her Box

The Office Professionals Place

File According to Sara Caputo, OfficeArrow’s Productivity Guru, 80% of what is filed is never looked at again. If possible, “Go Green,&# eliminate the paper clutter and file documents electronically. If you are reverting to electronic filing, be sure to have a backup just in case your computer crashes. Make time, at least weekly, to file papers away. Determine if something needs to be shredded, filed, or distributed to someone else.

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Which tasks should assistants manage?

Practically Perfect PA

Deciding which documents their executive should read (assistants should schedule time in the Executive’s diary for catching up on paperwork / reading etc), forwarding documents to other members of staff as appropriate or filing information for a later date. Assistants should manage all aspects of their executives business travel including both domestic and international trips.

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Can’t Keep Up? 10 Ways to Simplify Your To-Do List

Simple Productivity Blog

It could be something like “preparing the house for weekend guests,” “getting rid of junk,” or “organizing finances.” Examples include cleaning and job search; shopping and filing; or organizing, yard work, and exercise. It’s vital to incorporate “time off” from mundane tasks periodically to recharge your internal batteries. Wednesdays are simplicity days at SimpleProductivity blog. This post was written by a guest author.

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Best Business Technology for Small Businesses & Their Owners (28 ideas from them to you!)

Stephanie LH Calahan

You can easily track personal and business finances, quickly see the profit/loss of the business, create invoices, review financial reports, import data AND easily transfer information to Turbo Tax (another program I'd recommend!) OneNote: My Filing Cabinet In The Clouds. create notebooks and files just like I would with paper, but now it is all organized on my computer.           Dr. Shannon Reece Reece International LLC.

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Thinking Outside the Job Description Box

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Thinking Outside the Job Description Box By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, March 20, 2008 Filed Under: Productivity E ditor’s note: This is a guest post by Patricia Robb of Laughing All The Way to Work: The Ultimate Secretarial Survival Blog. Finance: An assistant with a head for numbers may be able to move into finance in an accounting or a tax firm. Retrieve Your Files with Ease Is You Boss Not Giving You Enough Work?

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Make Your Resolutions/Goals from a Customer/Client Perspective.

Stephanie LH Calahan

  You might have had internal or external success in: sales of a particular service or product follow-up processes for customers PR effort that was especially successful successful back-room sales when you give presentations a lead generation process that worked very well training that led to higher customer satisfaction scores etc The successes could be from any aspect of your business.    Maybe your stretch will be with your finances or your time. 

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Mastering Exceptional Leadership, One BOLD Step at A Time! - Joan Burge

Office Dynamics

Imagine your finances being strong. The coffee pot at work, the telephone, copiers, shipments, filing, computers, social media, airplanes, buses, cards, traffic. Studying the pillars made Office Dynamics International stronger. As you begin to change these pillars, and have a lighter step, get your finances in order, etc you are going to change.

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Taming Monkey Number Two: Done

Brilliantly Better

Right now I am ready to file my first annual tax report. There is one more thing needed, and that would be getting a International Tax Number, because there will be an increasing flow of business coming from US this year. For the record, this visit has half financed by the money I already have it here. Tweet There’s a very good chance that I’ll be in Christchurch when you read this.

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21 Tips for Job Hunting - A Comprehensive Strategy

Musings of a High-Level Executive Assistant

In college, I sat next to this girl and I overheard she interned at a very prominent radio station. I secured a position as an intern for the drive home radio DJ who is a celebrity now too. 6) Have a list of references I assume you’ve interned, had a part time job, a full time job, or volunteered at some point in your life. When I first graduated college and got laid off in a merger, I was offered unemployment, but never filed for it.

Change of Business Ownership | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

This is because: It will be one of the most important decisions you ever make, both for the company and your own finances In order to continue the success of the business following a transition of ownership meticulous planning is required You will wish to make as much money from the sale as possible! E-Mail me or follow me. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Starting a Small Business?

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Why Your Small Business Needs A SWOT

The Small Business Blog

In brief each element should contain: - Strengths : internal attributes of yourself or your company that will serve to achieve objectives within the company. Weaknesses : internal attributes of the company that may be detrimental to achieving your goals. Once you have established internal strengths and weaknesses it becomes possible to take these in to account when considering how to take your small business, and make amendments that will play to your strengths.

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Small Business Start-Up Idea – Party Planner | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Business environment and set-up cost: There is not much international potential for this business because you will have to work closely with clients. You could sell party supplies internationally but the high shipping rates will probably make this unfeasible. E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer! Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. What is Small Business Infrastructure? How to be successful by focusing on your core business.

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Why Do So Many Small Business Start-Ups Fail? | THE SMALL BUSINESS.

The Small Business Blog

Inability to delegate – Within every business someone needs to keep an eye on the bigger picture; and have an overview of everything happening internally and externally around the company. « Top 5 Tips for Small Businesses at Easter Top 5 Tips for Small Business Taxation » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 7:30 am and is filed under SME-Blog , be successful , start-up in business. E-Mail me or follow me.

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Small Business Start-Up Idea: Image Consultant | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Your Best Image - an image consultancy specifically focussed on helping women to improve their career Association of Image Consultants International - the authority on everything related to image consulting For more small business ideas see my category Business Ideas. » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Tuesday, March 11th, 2008 at 11:58 am and is filed under Business Ideas , Start-Up. E-Mail me or follow me.

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Takeover Disasters | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Here are some of the biggest mistakes made by companies during takeovers: Inadequate due diligence – You need to have done extensive research into the finances, existing contracts and liabilities of the company you are buying in order to avoid lawsuits, extra expenditure or loss of sales. E-Mail me or follow me. Starting a Small Business? On-Demand Small Business Infrastructure™ allows you to run your business online. How to be successful and eco-friendly.

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Small Business Start-Up Idea – Weight Loss Consultation | THE.

The Small Business Blog

Business environment and set-up cost: There are no barriers to online international coaching other than language (although even this can be overcome by translation). E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer! Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Small Business Bootstrapping How to start your own small business with no or little money.

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Don't Let Empty Pockets Hold You Back!

The Small Business Blog

Many small businesses struggle to find finance, especially with the financial climate being as decidedly frosty as it is at present. If a start-up funds the development of their company through internal cash flow and are cautious with expenses, the company can grow with low-risk to all those involved. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure? How to be successful by focusing on your core business. How to be successful and eco-friendly.

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Small Business world News Round-up - 2009/10/27

The Small Business Blog

Kelly the Intern: Angel investors and Green guidance : PROFIT’s crack researcher explains how to get notices by angel investors and where companies can get money for going green. « Five Tips on Preparing for a Growth Spurt Small Business World News Round-up – 2009/11/03 » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 7:00 am and is filed under SME News Round-up. E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer!

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Five Ways to Tell the Recession is Over

Small Business CEO

Unfortunately, as people with online finance degrees will tell you, the only way to determine the exact point at which the economy starts its recovery is by living through the tough times and studying the records once it’s over. Banks were unwilling to make risky, short-term loans to uncertain enterprises, causing many companies to close or file bankruptcy.

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Small Business Startup Checklist – Naming Your Business | THE.

The Small Business Blog

You may wish to go further than this and conduct full market testing on the name If you going to be trading internationally, check whether your name has a different meaning in other languages or cultures in order to avoid offence or misunderstandings Check to see if the domain names relating to your favourite choices are already taken. E-Mail me or follow me. Small Business Bootstrapping How to start your own small business with no or little money. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

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Small Business Start-Up Idea – C.V. Writing Service | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Business environment and set-up cost: Other than language, there are no major barriers to this business being successful internationally. E-Mail me or follow me. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business. Concentrate on your business, not your office. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral. Outsourcing Options For Small Business Focus on your business, timeshare professionals. Build your own network!

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Small Business Start-Up Idea – T-Shirt Design | THE SMALL BUSINESS.

The Small Business Blog

Business environment and set-up cost: There is not much potential for international business because you will not be able to keep your prices competitive with foreign companies once you factor in shipping costs. E-Mail me or follow me. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business. Concentrate on your business, not your office. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

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Not all accountants are created equal (how do you choose an.

The Small Business Blog

Stuart Jones and the Westmoreland Gazette » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Monday, May 8th, 2006 at 9:54 am and is filed under Accountants/CPAs , Accounting , Business Infrastructure , Development , Entrepreneur , Finance , Infrastructure , Outsourcing , Red-Tape , Software as a Service , Start-Up , Virtual Assistants , Web Technology , avoid growing pain , bootstrap , deal with taxes , do a reality check , do bookkeeping. E-Mail me or follow me.

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Free Press Release Distribution for Small Business. | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

« New Small Business Startup Idea: Virtual Import/Export Assistant gowholesale.com » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Tuesday, November 13th, 2007 at 12:18 pm and is filed under Entrepreneur , Home Business , Marketing/PR , Small Business / SOHO , Sole-Trader , Start-Up , WinWeb , bootstrap , grow your business , market and sell , start-up in business , use online IT. E-Mail me or follow me. Starting a Small Business?

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Barter – The Way forward for Small Business during the credit.

The Small Business Blog

If this works with two then it could also work within a bigger group of small businesses where you run an internal credit system. » « Previous Entries This entry was posted on Tuesday, December 9th, 2008 at 7:40 pm and is filed under Business Ideas , Disaster Plan. E-Mail me or follow me. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business. Concentrate on your business, not your office. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

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