Guidelines for Effective Email Writing

Jen Lawrence

My general guidelines are: Urgent/Important Flag: critical response is due under 36 hours Read Receipt: when sending information for review that you need verification each person has read by a specific deadline. ” Whether the email is internal or external, remember that people are reading hundreds of emails a day and need an introduction into the proper frame of mind to absorb your information. The post Guidelines for Effective Email Writing appeared first on Jen Lawrence Co.

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GO GREEN IN THE OFFICE: 4 guidelines for a brighter future

Dumb Little Man

The most difficult tasks are those which require changing the company´s attitude and guidelines towards internal and external environmental issues. The post GO GREEN IN THE OFFICE: 4 guidelines for a brighter future appeared first on Dumb Little Man. There are many ways we can collaborate with an environmentally friendly work space. Some things are really easy to do because you can do them on your own, while others involve your team and the support of your colleagues.

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16 Manuscript Format Guidelines

Daily Writing Tips

Posts By Email Grab The RSS Home Archives About Contact Tests Book 16 Manuscript Format Guidelines by Simon Kewin If you submit manuscripts to publishers or agents, you’ve probably come across the demand that you use “standard manuscript format” (or “SMF”) for your submissions. Generally speaking, the term indicates that you should format your document with the following guidelines in mind: Type your document, don’t write it.

2010 87

How to Create Guest Post Guidelines for Your Blog | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

If reaching people is what you want, you’ll find plenty of advice on guest posting right here at Men with Pens, including great tips on accepting guest posts to your blog – like this post on submission guidelines from Ann Smarty. The next step is to create a solid guest post policy of guidelines. Do you have guest post guidelines? Share some of your favorite policies or guidelines in the comment section! I think Guest Post Guidelines Page is very important.

2010 67

Enduring travel and expulsions of perseverance on energy

Office Organization Success

Most recent UK Government dependable guideline check that you can move living space under the not used to lockdown and expulsions copartner can suffer to business, as thirst as they pursue real Covid19 safeness rule, Bishop’s Move is in this way skillful to endeavor our full meander of migration profit, close house evacuations, global difficulty, exchange movements, and certain tankage.

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Whose meeting is it anyway?

Laughing all the Way to Work

Do you ever get a meeting request and an agenda has not been provided, or if it is a teleconference the call-in details have not been given or the boardroom hasnt been booked for an internal meeting? Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too!

2010 100

Reclaim Your Weekends!

Simple Productivity Blog

If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guest post guidelines. Customers from 55 countries, ranging from local nonprofits to leading international brands, including eBay, Kraft Foods and Ecco, rely on Wrike in managing their projects, teams and businesses. This post was written by a guest author. Wrike is the leading provider of social project management software that helps thousands of companies efficiently get things done together in real time.

2011 173

Full-time Freelance Writing Jobs | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

The Pros and Cons Written by Agent X - 30 Comments Here’s a great slam-dunk post for you from my respected friend and international copywriting authority, Dean Rieck of Direct Creative and Pro Copy Tips. Click here to read our guest post guidelines , then show us what youve got.

2010 53

Drive-By Website Critique Service : Denver Motorcycle Lawyer | Men.

Men With Pens

Denver International was a far cry from the woods of back home. Click here to read our guest post guidelines , then show us what youve got.

2010 42

How to Pack Your Suitcase Like George Clooney

Dumb Little Man

Here are a few general carry-on guidelines: • Pick the right bag. Today, more airlines draw the line at a 20-inch length, and international carriers limit bag weight to 20 pounds. Here are a few guidelines for efficient packing: • Choose multitasking items. Remember that scene of the movie “Up in the Air” when George Clooney packs his carry-on in 20 seconds flat?

2016 211

How Companies Should Handle Office Romance

Dumb Little Man

To limit any negative effects on the workplace from office romances, below are some guidelines managers and HR departments can follow. A vital part of communicating when it comes to office romance is having a policy that clarifies the companies’ attitudes toward internal relationships.

2020 199

5 Top Cyber Security Training Tips For Employees

Dumb Little Man

Most businesses depend on emails daily for both external and internal communications. Establish safe browsing guidelines for using the internet in the office, and let your IT support workers educate other employees on these rules. Most people believe that the most sophisticated cyber attacks are the biggest threats to any organization. However, the biggest cyber-security threat to a business is the people that work there.

2019 160

Powerful Presentation Tips

Jen Lawrence

Because they aren’t distracted by their internal anxieties. I have three guidelines for public speaking. A general guideline for presentations is one slide for every two minutes of content. Be honest… how comfortable are you with public speaking? Very uncomfortable? Don’t worry – you’re not alone. 74% of adults experience some form of public speaking anxiety , which makes it the most claimed fear – over spiders and death. Seriously.

2018 56

Learn How to Post A Job On LinkedIn Like A Pro Recruiter

Recruit CRM

It also has its own internal e-mail tool through which you can send a message or an InMail. LinkedIn has actually been around you for longer than Facebook or Twitter and with over 600 million professional users.

2020 69

Communicating In Style, With Style

Office Dynamics

Wants guidelines and structure. Build rapport with internal and external customers. The word communicate is derived from the Latin word, communis , meaning commonness. When we are communicating, we are trying to establish commonness with others. We are trying to share information, encourage or inspire others, build rapport or persuade someone to make a change or see our point of view.

2019 188

Water Ski, Water-ski, or Waterski?

Daily Writing Tips

International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (world governing body). Journalists writing about the sport will have to choose their dictionaries or go with editorial guidelines and/or the preferred spelling of official organizations. A reader wants to know how to write the word that describes the sport of propelling oneself over water on long narrow pieces of wood: Should it be water-ski , water ski , or waterski ?”.

2015 73

10 Techniques for More Precise Writing

Daily Writing Tips

Before : “She is an expert in the area of international relations.”. After : “She is an expert in international relations.”. Before : “They will collaborate in the creation of new guidelines.”. After : “They will collaborate to create new guidelines.”. Here are ten ways to produce more vivid, direct, concise prose by replacing wordy phrases with fewer words and reorganizing sentences.

2013 87

How to create an assistant handbook

Practically Perfect PA

Miscellaneous/other , helpful documents such as templates, contact lists, marketing guidelines. Amy is a graduate of the University of Manchester with a passion for executive support; over 8 years’ experience, currently supporting Hank Uberoi, CEO of Earthport, an international cross border payments company headquartered in London.

2016 155

Paperless College Degrees: Five Online Programs for Sustainable Business

Eco-Office Gals

There are three areas of specialization: Environmental Management, International Environmental Management & Sustainability, and Emergency Management. The Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management provides the technical skills to assess water, air and growth situations and develop the regulatory or policy guidelines necessary to manage them.

2011 172

How to Lay Out a Winning Business Strategy in 5 Easy Steps

Dumb Little Man

If you’re thinking of organizing and running a business, you must have noticed tons of articles and guidelines written on this subject, as well as about creating a business strategy. To avoid going this way and fully understand where your business is, conduct external and internal audits. What’s the purpose of reading yet another one? The thing is you hardly ever find something less stable than the business world.

2019 139

Tips For a Memorable Office Gift Exchange

Office Dynamics

Organizing an office gift exchange can be an opportunity to create meaningful memories with your coworkers, or, as a recent article on The International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) blog makes clear, a potential minefield of stress and unintentional offense. You can find the official rules for the swap at YankeeSwap.com, but as with the Secret Santa exchange, the main guideline is to set comfortable spending limits and encourage people to have fun.

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Intrinsic vs. Inherent

Daily Writing Tips

A reader wants guidelines for the use of these two words: I’ve read every explanation I can find but I’m still trying to clarify how to best choose the appropriate context in which to use the word intrinsic versus inherent.”. I’m more likely to talk about the “intrinsic value” of a thing than its “inherent value,” but I’d say with the International Covenant of Civil and Political Rights that “Every human being has the inherent right to life.”.

2015 83

Suprapubic Catheter Care: Health and Bladder Management

Dumb Little Man

Those who have any type of internalized catheter will be more likely to experience bladder stones and urinary tract infections. However, there are some general guidelines and instructions that apply to just about anyone who has undergone suprapubic catheter insertion. Do you need a guide to suprapubic catheter care and bladder management? This post will talk about the essentials of suprapubic catheter care. What is a suprapubic catheter?

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Punctuation with Conjunctions

Daily Writing Tips

When a conjunction links an independent clause (one that could stand on its own as a sentence) with a dependent clause (one that would form an incomplete sentence), omit internal punctuation: “She went to the pool and took a swim,” or “She went to the pool but did not swim.” (“She went to the pool” is an independent clause; “took a swim” and “did not swim” are dependent.).

2013 84

Tech Choices for the On-the-Road Office

Office Dynamics

Quad band technology makes it compatible with all major international GSMs, so employees can call and text overseas day or night. These guidelines are just enough to let drivers feel productive until they can pull over and reach for a smartphone. These days, many employees and entrepreneurs find themselves working outside the traditional office and on the road at least some of the time. According to the software developer Cint, seven in ten U.S. employees work outside office hours.

2015 142

Personal Injury Claims After A Car Accident

Dumb Little Man

Each area of residence has their own guidelines when it comes to personal injury cases. Internal Organ Damage. Car accidents are on the rise all over the world. Statistics show that approximately 115 people die every day in traffic accidents. Car crashes also cost $43 billion each year in lost wages, medical bills and property damage. Below is an overview of personal injury law, when to hire a personal injury lawyer, and how it can help accident victims obtain compensation.

2017 127

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

Simple Productivity Blog

If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guest post guidelines. 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. Many individuals struggle to finish their daily tasks. With people getting pulled in several directions at once, it’s difficult to stay on top of everything that needs to be done.

2012 188

How We Use Slack

Productivityist

I’ve created several “posts” in Slack which I intend to use as guidelines for what we do in areas of the website, services, and products offered. I told them I am not driven by my email inbox and wanted to use something for the team that would filter out Productivityist-related internal messaging from my email inbox. Even my wife has a Slack account for internal communication related to Productivityist.

2015 82

NEW Canada Anti-Spam Law effective July 1 (And how not to be a spammer regardless of location.)

Denise Aday

Our emails may have an international readership, so we have to stay abreast of the current laws about sending commercial electronic messages. Here’s information from MailChimp about its own policies and explaining the CASL: Guidelines for List Compliance: [link]. ( CC by 2.0 photo by TeresaH12~~~bizzyazabee ). You may have already gotten wind of the new Canada Anti-Spam Law (CASL) that went into effect July 1 and be panicking over what it means for you and how to comply.

2014 50

What Is a Subordinate Clause?

Daily Writing Tips

Here are some guidelines about its use. Note that no other internal punctuation can substitute for the comma: The subordinate conjunction is not necessary in the following sentence, because the semicolon indicates that the sentence consists of two main clauses: “I went to school; I was feeling ill.” (You A subordinate clause, also called a dependent clause, consists of information to be combined with a main clause to form a single sentence.

2013 87

The Importance of Anchor Text Diversity to Search Engine Optimization

Andrea Kalli

From bizarre ideas about link value to equally strange theories on acquiring a collection of international links, it does not take much to gain the attention (and the trust) of some of the world’s more easily influenced search engine optimization practitioners. Just how important is anchor text diversity to your Search Engine Optimization strategy? There are thousands of assumptions in the SEO world, many of which are backed up by very little real world evidence.

2011 109

Increase Motivation and Enhance Moods By Interior Design

Simple Productivity Blog

If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guest post guidelines. Making Appropriate Internal Adjustments. This post was written by a guest author. The desire to achieve adequate security and practicality within one’s living quarters while maximizing comfort is nothing new. Mankind’s age-old attempts to convert homes into castles extends far into the remotest periods of time.

2011 171

Finding Equilibrium – The Supply and Demands of a Working Mom

Simple Productivity Blog

If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guidelines here. I now realize that this will not only take external changes, but internal changes to how I approach things. This is a guest post by Maureen Page, VP and co-owner of Discount Security Cameras. Trying to Find Balance. It was about 8 years ago that I started making changes in my life to achieve more balance. I left my full time job as a computer programmer and went into business with my husband.

2010 145

Admin in the Spotlight: Interview with Lynn Holgate, 2010 Stevie.

Laughing all the Way to Work

Lynn has organized strategic events such as the companys internal trade show, all-hands meetings, the annual awards banquet, internal events and leadership off-site meetings. Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too!

2010 118

NEW Canada Anti-Spam Law effective July 1 (And how not to be a spammer regardless of location.)

Denise Aday

Our emails may have an international readership, so we have to stay abreast of current laws around the world about sending commercial electronic messages. Here’s information from MailChimp about its own policies and explaining the CASL: Guidelines for List Compliance: [link]. ( CC by 2.0 photo by TeresaH12~~~bizzyazabee ).

2014 40

We don't know what we don't know

Laughing all the Way to Work

Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Lets enjoy our day together.© © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 2 July, 2010 We dont know what we dont know We really dont know what we dont know do we?

2010 116

When your voicemail goes awry.

Laughing all the Way to Work

Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Lets enjoy our day together.© © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 7 February, 2010 When your voicemail goes awry.

2010 118

Cubicle Etiquette 101

Professional Assistant Blog

If you work in a cubicle, here are some guidelines to follow for good cubicle etiquette: You see the person you wish to talk to on the phone. Home About Me Advertise Cubicle Etiquette 101 By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, November 01, 2007 Filed Under: Office Gossip , Productivity D o you find that your colleagues are hovering around you when youre on the phone? Do you feel that you are not being respected when you are doing something urgent and people just barge in on you?

Admin Buddies

Laughing all the Way to Work

Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Lets enjoy our day together.© © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 20 March, 2010 Admin Buddies I like to have someone at work that I can buddy with.

2010 109

Where's the remote thingy for the PowerPoint?

Laughing all the Way to Work

Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Lets enjoy our day together.© © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 27 February, 2010 Wheres the remote thingy for the PowerPoint?

Dealing in real time.

Laughing all the Way to Work

Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Lets enjoy our day together.© © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 13 February, 2010 Dealing in real time. I like to work with fixed dates.

2010 109

Now that is dedication.Executive Assistant donates kidney to her.

Laughing all the Way to Work

Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Lets enjoy our day together.©

2009 109

When your boss arranges meetings behind your back.

Laughing all the Way to Work

Internal meetings can usually be changed more easily so start there. Business Writing Guidelines for 2008 C or cc or copy? Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets Lets enjoy our day together.©

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