5 Unconventional Google Search Tips for Power Searching

Dumb Little Man

If you Google [google search tips], you''re bound to find plenty of articles that explain several ways you can improve your search techniques. They may even entice you with the promise of turning you into a Google power searcher. You can follow Anthony on Google+.

Importance Of Soft Skills: Why Grades Aren’t Enough

Dumb Little Man

Employers are looking for good communication skills. In fact, Facebook, Google, Morgan Stanley and Microsoft all hire a large percentage of their employees from top 200 schools. You will just have to be able to show that you have the skills and the drive to succeed.

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Getting Into Google

Productivityist

Remember when I wrote an entire series about getting out of Google ? The first thing I did was to go to Google Play and download all of the apps I use that were on my iOS devices. Yeah, me too. Now I''m diving in. And I''m diving in deep.

Why Google Calendar Eats All Other To Do List Apps For Breakfast

Productivityist

I’d like to show you why Google Calendar is the best to do list app around. Before we dive into Google Calendar, let’s look at the problem at hand. When you practice and improve this skill, you can be able to estimate planned tasks very accurate (+/- 10 minutes).

Today’s Admin Needs to Become a Mobile Office Pro

Office Dynamics

Google Drive. A free Google app which includes a suite of productivity tools similar to Microsoft Office. Create Docs (word processing), Sheets (spreadsheets) and Slides (presentations) from within your Google Drive account.

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Why Use Active Verbs Instead of Passive?

Office Dynamics

Barbara McNichol works with business professionals to provide expert editing of nonfiction books and help them improve their writing skills. You can reach Barbara at 520-615-7910 or editor@barbaramcnichol.com and connect on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

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Whack Extraneous Phrases from Your Writing

Office Dynamics

Barbara McNichol works with business professionals to provide expert editing of nonfiction books and help them improve their writing skills. You can reach Barbara at 520-615-7910 or editor@barbaramcnichol.com and connect on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

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5 Reasons Why You Need Emotional Intelligence

Office Dynamics

And to quote Liam Neeson in the movie “Taken,” regularly interacting with a wide range of personalities inside and outside the company requires “a very particular set of skills.” Let’s face it, people who have strong interpersonal skills, maintain a friendly tone and show a genuine interest in their coworkers are just more likable. Connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn , Twitter , Google+ , Pinterest and the OfficeTeam blog.

How to Develop Your Inner Circle, a Webinar Replay with Peggy Vasquez

Office Dynamics

Regardless of your job title, intelligence level or personal skill set, there is one certainty that always holds true: You simply cannot achieve your vision of greatness (whatever it may be) without the help of other people.

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Not Sure If It’s One Word or Two? Check This List

Office Dynamics

Barbara McNichol works with business professionals to provide expert editing of nonfiction books and help them improve their writing skills. You can reach Barbara at 520-615-7910 or editor@barbaramcnichol.com and connect on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

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Creating Powerful Presentations

Practically Perfect PA

Try to think about your organisation’s brand in a more creative way – if for example the company colour is green do a Google search for ‘green’ and see what images appear and then use them for your slide backgrounds. Google Slides.

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Creating Powerful Presentations

Practically Perfect PA

Try to think about your organisation’s brand in a more creative way – if for example the company colour is green do a Google search for ‘green’ and see what images appear and then use them for your slide backgrounds. Google Slides.

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Do you have the courage to flourish?

Office Dynamics

The fear of clowns is very prevalent; in fact, there are over 356,000 results for the term when Googled. What are you going to do this summer that you’ve never done before and have always wanted to do? Are you having a hard time getting yourself going this morning?

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Using social media to empower Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Google Alert – if you want to impress the boss, gain brownie points and have up to date news you can set up google alerts for topics of interest (company updates, products & services, clients etc.).

When “Start” Begins to Creep into Your Writing

Office Dynamics

Barbara McNichol works with business professionals to provide expert editing of nonfiction books and help them improve their writing skills. You can reach Barbara at 520-615-7910 or editor@barbaramcnichol.com and connect on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

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How to Choose Words with Intention Every Time

Office Dynamics

Related posts by Barbara: When to use “like” vs. “such as” Barbara McNichol works with business professionals to provide expert editing of nonfiction books and help them improve their writing skills.

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15 social media and technology trends for 2015

Practically Perfect PA

Google Glass and the Apple iWatch really do seem like something out of a sci-fi film but they will be available in 2015. By the end of 2015 I would love to see more and more assistants involved in social media and using new technologies to enhance their skills. Wearable technology.

The ultimate app guide for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

If I’m honest, I am really just lost without them (sometimes I am literally lost without them thanks to my dependence on Google maps to get me around!). Like a lot of us these days I am glued to my iPhone and I have a lot of my life on my iPad.

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5 Ways To Amplify Your Personal Brand

Office Dynamics

And Google has become the new resume. No one has your unique set of skills, gifts and ideas. Admin Assistant Training Administrative Professionals Day Career Management Interpersonal Skills Networking Professional Image Self Development Uncategorized“In a crowded marketplace, fitting in is a failure. In a busy marketplace, not standing out is the same as being invisible.” ~ Seth Godin. It’s no secret the world has changed. You are doing more with less.

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The ultimate guide to designing presentations

Practically Perfect PA

Try to think about your organisation’s brand in a more creative way – if for example the company colour is green do a Google search for ‘green’ and see what images appear and then use them for your slide backgrounds.

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Becoming a Social Media Specialist

Practically Perfect PA

Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest are now used by companies as a way to market, advertise and connect with their customers with businesses needing someone to manage them to their best potential. ‘We don’t have a choice on whether we do social media; the question is how well we do it?’

4 Tips For Keeping Important Documents Safe

Practically Perfect PA

However, if you also want to be able to access them from anywhere then you might want to move to a cloud based system such as Google docs. Featured Key Skills Sponsored post We all have important documents that we need to keep safe.

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Will Google ever stop amazing me? Introducing Goog/411

Laughing all the Way to Work

© Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 10 May, 2009 Will Google ever stop amazing me? Introducing Goog/411 I was introduced to Google when I went back to work as an assistant in a law firm in Ottawa. It was then she introduced me to Google. Recently, a temp worker at my job gave me another Google tip. Google has an information line ( 1 800 466 4411 ). You can use google to get similar information. Will Google ever stop amazing me?

Interview Questions and Answers for PAs, EAs and Administrators Part 2

Practically Perfect PA

You should refer back to your core PA/EA skills for this one. This question is asking you to demonstrate which skills you call on to resolve problems. I see myself working as an Executive Assistant because I do enjoy the job but I hope to have really perfected my skills and am in a position where I can utilise my talents but also still challenge and stretch myself.

Technology of the week – Pin Drop

Practically Perfect PA

The map is similar to Google Maps in that it tells you where you are at that exact moment and can help when you are lost. Users can import location data from Facebook, Foursquare, Google and Instagram and they can set up multiple accounts to easily separate work and play.

The Profound Effects Of Meditation On The Mind

Dumb Little Man

Luckily, I found a path out and a skill set to move forward in life in a way I never knew was possible. They mastered the tools and skills that helped them to take on challenges in a far more productive way. But, as I make my way through life, I’ve realized that training your mind is simply a skill. Like any skill we develop, it takes time, dedication and a big reason to start training in the first place. Life can feel like it’s moving at a VERY fast pace.

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How Administrative Professionals Can Prepare for the Office of the Future

Office Dynamics

In recent Office of the Future research from OfficeTeam and the International Association of Administrative Professionals, 50 percent of survey respondents feel they have skills that are not being tapped at work. You’ll see how you can get involved and grow your administrative skills.

Best tips on working with multiple managers

Practically Perfect PA

I look for ways to develop/enhance strong people skills and master my emotions. The aim is to be able to synergise with the Execs and colleagues, using emotional intelligence skills to achieve a thriving and motivating work environment and build solid partnerships.

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How Oscar Wilde Used Google Buzz to Teach Savvy Leadership

Small Business CEO

A Pivotal Leadership Skill. In a world where your leadership of people, more so than your ideas, determines how far you’ll go, invest a bit of time in mastering this simple skill. “I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it.

Staying in the loop

Practically Perfect PA

A skill that is super important for assistants to master. Make the most of Google Alerts by setting one up with your organisation’s name. This is an obvious but under used skill. The say goes that information is King. For assistants information is everything!

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Virtual Assistant…10 Years Later

Tips From T. Marie

Many of them were highly skilled professionals who found themselves without jobs during the recession. Google Drive/Docs has also seen an increase in use for businesses, and is available for free. Virtual assistants who team up with clients already using Google apps exclusively may not find other software necessary. .

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The Assistant's Toolkit - ProAssisting's free assistant training.

ProAssisting Blog

Wanna impress your boss with your newfound skills? Digg Email Facebook Google Reddit StumbleUpon Technorati TwitThis Comments The Assistants Toolkit - Free Assistant Training Join ProAssistings free 10-part assistant training series delivered weekly to your inbox: CLICK HERE TO JOIN NOW!

From Executive Assistant to CEO

ProAssisting Blog

Digg Email Facebook Google Reddit StumbleUpon Technorati TwitThis Comments #1. Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts.

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8 Reasons Why You Should Work for a Tough Boss

ProAssisting Blog

Digg Email Facebook Google Reddit StumbleUpon Technorati TwitThis Comments #1. Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts.

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How to Write a Blog Post That Millennials Will Read

Dumb Little Man

Neil Patel is a skilled writer of single, scannable paragraphs. Below is one example of how he writes his posts: Article headline: The Proven Method to Ranking on the First Page of Google For Any Long-tail Keyword.

2016 69

8 Common Content Marketing Myths You Should Stop Believing

Dumb Little Man

Those reasons existed way before Google and they’ll continue into the future. Blog posts are important for your content marketing strategy, but only if they are of high quality and follow the Google’s norms. Are you aware of content marketing myths ?

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Travel Planning for Others – Putting Yourself in Your Traveler’s Shoes

Practically Perfect PA

And each hat requires a different set of skills and a different set of tools. With TRAVO , all you have to create a profile for each of your travelers and you’ll never have to refer back to your sticky notes or Google Docs ever again!

A guide to job hunting

Practically Perfect PA

Have you ever Googled someone and been slightly surprised, or even put off, by what you have found? Finally, Google yourself and remove anything that doesn’t present you in the best possible light. The right answer is often relatively short, and brevity is an impressive skill in itself.

Effective Ways To Attract Web Traffic Even When On a Small SEO Budget

Dumb Little Man

This can leave most small online businesses in a tight spot since hiring experienced and skilled SEO practitioners can be quite costly and usually unaffordable. This is why Google is also offering related search results to help users find more detailed information on their chosen subject. It is very useful for SEO because it can attract Google to a particular page of a site.

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The 5 Minute Trick to Dramatically Improve Quality Time with Your Kids

Dumb Little Man

Step 2: Describe the skills you want to develop. Similarly, there are some basic skills that are important to help your kids develop, skills that will make it easier for them to thrive in school and beyond. Follow Sean on Google+ or Twitter.

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