Increase Productivity with Keyboard Shortcuts

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Friday, June 4, 2010 Increase Productivity with Keyboard Shortcuts Try these keyboard shortcuts to increase productivity time, and decrease the time it takes to complete tasks.

How to Find a Job Using Social Media

45 Things

We thought social media would be cheaper and would reach our exact target since most public-relations professionals are participating in it." If they pique my interest on social media, then I'll call and have a conversation."

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Death by Social Media: Is There Such a Thing?

Small Business CEO

I am referring to death caused by social media and not whether social media died already or not. We all know that social media is alive and well, in fact it is on another tab on my browser. Social Media branding business reputation

Behind the Social Media Curtains: Virtual Assistants

Denise Aday

Perhaps that explains some of his grumpiness regarding the use of virtual assistants in social media. But… I agree with much of what he said in his post yesterday, “Looking Behind the Curtains on the Social Media Stage: Humans Don’t Scale&#. But there are aspects of social media that virtual assistants can handle that free clients up for more of that intended 1:1 interaction.

10 Apps for the Entrepreneur 2011

Eco-Office Gals

From there, you can text, tweet or write memos without needing to find a computer or laboriously typing it out on the tiny keyboard of a mobile phone. This particular phonebook app works with social networking to keep contact information on your iPhone up to date.

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Use Haters To Drive You To Succeed

Dumb Little Man

With social media so abundant in today’s day and age, and allowing people to cross communicate around the world at such high speeds, you don’t have to look far to find keyboard warriors and negative criticism, and even hate. Everywhere you look – haters.

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Atlanta, Georgia: The City that Smiles

Laughing all the Way to Work

© Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 18 September, 2009 Atlanta, Georgia: The City that Smiles I recently arrived in Atlanta, Georgia to attend OfficeArrow s Lift Summit on Social Media. Let your fingers do the walking: Quick keyboard sh.

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Why Good Writing Matters – And How You Can Improve Yours

Dumb Little Man

So why is it so important that every time you put fingers to keyboard, you write well? You’re Using Social Media – And You Can Be Found. In today’s world, being able to write well is of vital importance whatever your industry is.

2020 201

12 Clever Ways You Can Earn Money From Your Computer Today

Dumb Little Man

You’ll assemble typography, images, and motion graphics for clients in the digital media, published, or printed sectors. Common duties include managing calendars, replying to emails, managing social media posts, and entering data.

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Business Networking - How to Grow Your Online #Networking Into Real Relationships #smmanners

Productive & Organized

You have got to be on social media sites!!! Maybe you have decided that it is time to "hang it up" or "throw in the towel" because you've decided that social media is a waste of time. However, there is a social alternative that is rich and prosperous.

2011 251

Which secretary skills are worth keeping?

Practically Perfect PA

But I do think it is important for assistants to be able to type quickly because, from my experience, many executives still punch at their keyboard with one finger and can take forever to write a simple email.

2014 231

Learning the Art of Business Conversations

45 Things

One of the great things about social media is that it allows you to connect with people from around the world, giving you a chance to interact with someone you might not otherwise get to know. If so, you need to break the habit of hiding behind your keyboard or your phone.

2015 103

The Cookie Method of Productivity


Just as a cookie will sabotage our diets, social media can derail our work. The big tips about food aren’t about keeping your keyboard clear of crumbs, but finding the underlying principles that are most powerful.

2015 97

Why I Stopped Saying You Can’t Use Email to Manage Tasks


From timing your snoozes and scheduled “send later” times to assigning your top canned responses to mirroring the keyboard shortcuts available in Gmail, Front allows you to design the app to suit your communication needs on multiple levels.

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The Apps and Services I Need to Use More in 2013


Keyboard Maestro: Last year I was going to dedicate my “Journey to…” series to this app. Search UPCOMING SPEAKING EVENTS 04/02/13: Q College Victoria, BC 05/07/13: Social Media Camp Victoria, BC APP.NET GOOGLE+ VISIT MIKEVARDY.COM TWITTER FACEBOOK

2013 67

5 Practices To Boost Midday Work Productivity

Especially the TV and schedule a time to check e-mail/social media sites. Advertise Here WorkAwesome Work Better. Live Better.

2011 84

How to Increase Your Productivity in a Coworking Space

Dumb Little Man

Even with the best efforts to keep quiet, keyboard strokes, coffee sips, small chatter, conference calls and more can quickly become a nuisance. Staying off of social media, text messaging and the like. Public coworking spaces and shared office spaces have become increasingly popular in the last decade. In fact, in over six years, the number of shared office spaces available has jumped from 1,130 to 13,800 — a leap of 12,670 spaces.

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iOS Only


I don’t use my iPad for social media, but my iPhone is good to go for that stuff — which is more than ideal for what I’ll be using those networks for at Macworld|iWorld and during The OmniFocus Setup. I also love my original Zaggmate keyboard. Search UPCOMING SPEAKING EVENTS 04/02/13: Q College Victoria, BC 05/07/13: Social Media Camp Victoria, BC APP.NET GOOGLE+ VISIT MIKEVARDY.COM TWITTER FACEBOOK

2013 64

Having the Moxie to Let Go When You Can't Hold On

Virtual Moxie

If I were coaching someone else around this, I’d ask her the question I asked myself last Thursday as I sat down to create tips for May and literally couldn’t make my fingers move on my keyboard: Both in terms of coming up with original content and the time and energy it takes to write it, set it up for publication, maintain, amplify through marketing channels, etc., Some months ago, I asked you to give me feedback about continuing (or not) to do Moxie five days each week.

2013 147

Our iPad Review

Small Business Labs

Small Business Labs Tracking and Forecasting the Trends Impacting the Future of Small Business Welcome to Small Business Labs Small Business Labs, from Emergent Research , covers the key social, technology and business trends impacting small business.

2010 155

How I Stay Productive

Virtual Moxie

You’re in social media, blogging in at least two places, guesting on talk shows, coaching, leading classes and retreats, speaking at telesummits, reworking your entire virtual training program, writing a BOOK, and I want to know how you do it. I’m a keyboarder most of the time.

2011 249

The Most Important Trait To Boost Your Productivity


It could be customer satisfaction surveys, customer order data or social media data. Start by learning a few Excel keyboard shortcuts to navigate in Excel faster. Bruce Harpham writes about productivity, leadership and career advancement at

2015 107

Can you say “sidetracked?”

Loosely Speaking

Whatever the explanation, I acknowledge that I abandoned ship on my blog and social media participation for a month, and that all the reasons are related to living this life, in the best way I know how, in times like these. I have discovered that by keeping my hands on those knitting needles (and off of the keyboard) and looking around to see what I have to share with others through my area Freecycle group, I can experience that oh-so-good feeling of fulfillment and wealth.

2008 100

The Solopreneur Handicap That Makes You Suck at Productivity

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

Wipe last night’s cereal crumbs from your keyboard. Kicking off a day filled with social media buzzwords. It’s been proven time and time again that social pressure boosts motivation. One task has a huge component of social interaction and expectation.

2012 84

19 Tips for Managing Your Email Even When You Don't Want To.

Productive & Organized

On a daily basis, I make liberal use of the following two keyboard keys: 1. I use Rules to automatically move newsletters, social media group messages, etc. Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Archive Network with Steph Is This You?

2011 274

The 2013 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide


I love the way the keyboard works on the device and it really speeds everything up for me on an OS that I''m still getting acquainted with right now. Plex Media Server. I wanted a bigger on-screen keyboard.

2013 102

2013: My Year in Preview


I will get a keyboard or piano and learn to play it. I really appreciate all the feedback and exchanges we have here and on various social networking platforms. by Mike Vardy Start Here Archives Store Contact 2013: My Year in Preview Posted on 12/31/2012 // Leave a Comment As this piece goes live, some of you around the world will have already finished ringing in the new year while others will be still waiting for it to arrive.

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How I Get Unstuck


A change of pace and scenery can do wonders, and I have found that simply by walking away that I have a renewed sense of vigor when I return to the keyboard. by Mike Vardy Start Here Archives Store Contact How I Get Unstuck Posted on 02/23/2013 // Leave a Comment Yesterday I got stuck. So stuck, in fact, that I got very little done, let alone writing. I had my list of tasks that I was meant to work on, but I just couldn’t make marked progress on any of them.

2013 73

Apple – a customer support nightmare! | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? installed, and agreed to pay the extra for the keyboard. E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 130

Postbox: A Powerful Cross-Platform Email Client [Review]


In the Advanced/General preferences panel, you can set Postbox to use Gmail’s keyboard shortcuts and you can also create events within Google Calendar for detected dates.

Email 65

Skype + 3 = 3 Skypephone, but is it for small business? | THE.

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? It’s much easier to send a text message from your computer with a full size keyboard.

2007 130

Don't Be an Introvert Writer | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Don’t underestimate the effect of socialization on your psyche, and the subsequent effect of your attitude and mental state on your writing. Just like plants need wind to grow, writers need some reassurance that they are not just going at it alone each time they sit at the keyboard.

2010 61

Motorola CLIQ Review - Part 2

The Marq

Typing addresses is easy with both the on-screen and the slide-out keyboard. I can group shortcuts and place games on one, navigation and product search tools on another, multimedia apps and pictures on the third, calendar, news and Office viewing tools on a fourth, with the home screen filled with social media and messaging tools by default.

2009 43

How To Create A Blog Posts Ideas Incubator

Brilliantly Better

Two of the most used applications on my iPhone (apart from all the social media apps for Twitter and Facebook ) are iBlueSky and Voice Recorder.

2010 88

The Advertising Game

Laughing all the Way to Work

Posted by Patricia Robb at 2:15 PM Labels: Administrative Assistant , administrative professional , Lift Summit , OfficeArrow , social media Reactions: 4comments: Janellsaid. Let your fingers do the walking: Quick keyboard sh. 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!

2009 100

Three Ways to Start a Revolution | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Alasdair McGregor: how to write non-fiction well Reply poch January 4, 2010 at 6:23 am This post reminded me of a wise advice from a site: Anticipate and watch social media trends. Poch – What’s funny is that I’ve never watched any social media trends at all. Maybe that’s a social media trend in itself…?) What follows is me thinking into my keyboard.

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Is Your Education Useless? | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

I headed down the web copywriting path pretty early on – a move that I saw as a move away from all that I had studied (media releases, stakeholder consultation etc). Speaking to the subject coordinator today, she said that the course is trying to keep up with the times in terms of new technology and media. Ulrich ( @maryeulrich ) December 14, 2009 at 7:29 am Last week I listened to Dan Zarrella talk about the science of social media.

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Which Person Would You Talk To?

Men With Pens

Just once in a while… I find I have those moments as well, and if you’re not right there with the pen or the keyboard, then you’ve lost it. I must confess that I’ve been conditioned to see him look annoyed and pissed in TV interviews but I’m beginning to suspect that’s because traditional media ask the same insipid questions over and over. The other media stars like Guy A Lepage.

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