Raise your hand if you like automated phone message systems…

ProAssisting Blog

Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts.

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Mobile Phone Recycling – Promoting Proper Disposal of Electronic Gadgets

Eco-Office Gals

Mobile phone recycling is the best practice to save the planet and also to generate money in the process. Improper disposal of phones only fills out the landfills. Despite an economic downturn, the consumption of cell phones is on a steady rise. How are Old Mobile Phones Treated?

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Phone Coaching to Get You Organized

Clutter Coach

Of course, you can learn the "how-to" from trainers and classes. Click the link above for more details, or the one under Phone Coaching in the left column. As always, the initial half hour phone consultation is free. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The post Phone Coaching to Get You Organized appeared first on Clutter Coach. by Getting yourself organized is not rocket science.

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Learning the Art of Business Conversations

On The Job

If so, you need to break the habit of hiding behind your keyboard or your phone. If you cannot learn to communicate in person in the business world, your career is going to suffer. Learning the art of small talk.

2015 258

How Can a Distracted Generation Learn Anything?

Small Business CEO

In our digital-everything world, video screens on phones, TVs, tablets, and computers play a role in distracting attention from tasks to messages and images vying for the viewer’s attention. So, how can a distracted generation learn anything?…

2019 55

3 Ways To Use Your Phone To Become More Efficient

Small Business CEO

And while you can always purchase protection for your phone , those exterior additions don’t necessarily make it any easier for you to use your phone. Your phone is only going to be useful to you if it has the battery power to be used.…

Learn to Communicate With WARMTH

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Learn to Communicate With WARMTH Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on October 22, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

What I Learned From Reading 1,000 Resumes

Dumb Little Man

To put yours at the top of the pile, potentially leading to at least a phone interview, here’s what I learned from reading over 1,000 resumes: Make sure you’re qualified. If I feel you meet the qualifications, I promise you will at least receive a phone call.

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7 Lessons That Solopreneurs Can Learn From Comedians

The Solopreneur Life

” It’s my favorite online “TV” show, along with Daryl Hall’s very cool “Live From Daryl’s House” (the Joe Welsh episode, below, is tremendous — but “Lessons Solopreneurs Can Learn From Musicians” is a column for another day).

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Could technology make Assistants obsolete?

ProAssisting Blog

Office Managers E-Learning Modules Outline E-Learning Modules: Part 1 Contact Us Enrollment Login All Posts, Technology, (0) Comments Could technology make Assistants obsolete? My boss would never use the below app on their phone… that’s what they have ME for.

2010 650

Productivity Learned From Mom-isms

Simple Productivity Blog

What about your wallet, phone, important papers? Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. There are certain things that all moms seem to say.

Why You Need to Learn to Whistle

On The Job

Maybe it's time we learned to listen to ourselves more. Your CD player, your radio and your phone. Can you whistle? I'm starting to to think this is a lost art. My parents were wonderful whistlers.

2011 169

Self-directed Learning Puts Experts At Your Fingertips

On The Job

That''s why self-directed learning is gaining momentum. Workers can find online resources to learn about everything from project management to marketing, helping them learn when the time is best for them. But still, video is way better than a phone call."

2014 164

How I Learned to Save Hundreds of Dollars Per Year By Not Taking Sales at Face Value

Dumb Little Man

All you need to do is grab your phone and do a quick price comparison. The post How I Learned to Save Hundreds of Dollars Per Year By Not Taking Sales at Face Value appeared first on Dumb Little Man. We all have that one friend who likes to tell tall tales. I mean, he’s a good guy.

2018 193

Learning To Fly. Literally

Brilliantly Better

But of course, she answered” and she picked up a phone. From my previous visits to New Zealand I learned that every time you go out in the wild, sun screen is a compulsory item to carry with you.

Business Success Lessons I've Learned (Part 2)

Virtual Moxie

Last week, I sat down to create a list of some of the business lessons I've learned in my 15 years in business for myself. answer, and further that I won't do the phone tag thing. committed to on the phone and get yourself off the hook, Some great language for doing that is, "I know I said I would do X, but I find that I just can't. And there you have it, friends.the second installation of some of what I've learned on this great big business adventure of mine.

2012 175

What You Can Learn from @Charter about Social Media

Tips From T. Marie

Since my business depends on my internet connection I have a cell phone with a built in private WiFi HotSpot, and although it’s not the fastest, it allows me to work when my main internet connection goes down. Something they really should extend to their phone support).

So you wanna be a Virtual Assistant (VA)?

ProAssisting Blog

Office Managers E-Learning Modules Outline E-Learning Modules: Part 1 Contact Us Enrollment Login All Posts, Tales from the Trenches, (4) Comments So you wanna be a Virtual Assistant (VA)? Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts.

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40 Things I've Learned in 40 Years

Productivityist

I''ve taken some time to reflect on my forty years, and I''d like to share with you a list of the life lessons I''ve learned along the way. Perhaps by sharing these maybe I''ll have helped expedite your own lesson-learning. A ringing phone does not have to be answered.

2014 114

How To Learn Something New Every Day (And Actually Do Something With It)

Productivityist

Let’s be honest, how many of the articles you read, videos you watch, phone calls you make, words you say and podcasts you listen to, do you actually take action on? For years I kept reading blogs, listening to interviews and watching TED talks, without implementing what I’d learned. That’s why today I’ll not only show you what you can do to learn something new every day, but also how to actually do something with it. Where to find something to learn.

2016 66

Benefits of Handwriting: How Handwriting Can Boost Your Productivity

Dumb Little Man

In the case of learning cursive writing , the brain develops functional specialization that integrates sensation, movement control, and thinking. The power of handwriting is immense, but it is often neglected in the world dominated by mobile phones, tablets, and laptops.

2019 197

Learned Owl Saves my Sanity – AGAIN

Make or Break Moments

So I call the local bookstore, The Learned Owl. As the phone is ringing, I tell my daughter – it is after 6pm on a holiday – they aren’t open. “Good evening, thank you for calling the Learned Owl.&# And EVERY SINGLE TIME The Learned Owl has been there for me. Thanks to the Learned Owl – it was just a short 20 minutes before I was back to my dinner and glass of wine and my daughter had a brand new copy of Treasure Island in her backpack!

2010 109

Swarms 101: Introduction to swarming by computer and phone

BioTeams

Ken writes the highly popular bioteams blog which has over 500 articles on all aspects of bioteams (aka organizational biomimicry) - in other words how human groups can learn from nature's best teams.

2009 65

4 Marketing Lessons Learned From DirecTV’s Customer Service

The Solopreneur Life

I was very pleased and as soon as I got off the phone I tweeted: “It’s easy to love #DirecTV. Related posts: 6 Relationship-Marketing Lessons I Learned As a Paperboy. Marketing Lessons I Learned From My Dad, the Pastor. I ’ve been a satisfied DirecTV customer since 2003. I called customer service today because I wanted to cancel my subscription to ESPN Gameday, which is a package of out-of-market college football games.

Learn 5 Secrets to Put Procrastination Off Until Tomorrow!

Productive & Organized

» Learn 5 Secrets to Put Procrastination Off Until Tomorrow! You can overcome procrastination if you learn a few simple secrets.   Then, as you learn things, you can make modifications. This is powerful if you learn to use it.

2010 216

Top 5 Tips for Learning More About Your Customers

The Small Business Blog

Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk Top 5 Tips for Learning More About Your Customers by Stefan Töpfer on Mar 22, 2010 The top 5 tips weekly post is always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners.

2010 156

Spend Minutes to Save Hours - It is an Art Worth Learning

Productive & Organized

2 - Understand Your Technology - Smart phone, digital camera, printer, laptop, alarm system, etc.    When you understand your tools, you learn shortcuts that allow you to do things faster. 6 - Take Notes - When you are learning new things, write it down. 

2011 248

Simple 5-10 Minute Task That Could Save You Hours - Learn From My Mistake!

Productive & Organized

Phone Calls, E-mails and Re-Work Oh My! Phone Calls => ~4.5 While I was waiting for the lawyer to return my call, I hopped on the phone with my team to assess damages and come up with a plan.    I am sharing it because I want you to LEARN and TAKE ACTION from my mistake. Today, I'll share the story of the HOURS we lost in productivity that could have been saved by a simple 5-10 minute task. You see that graphic to the right? 

2012 183

Discover Bioteams via Experiential Learning

BioTeams

I recommend an Experiential Learning approach which allows you to evolve your own unique take on bioteaming which takes full advantage of the hidden learning and experiences you and your organization already have about 'natural teams'.

2009 65

What I Learned From the Generosity of Others

On The Job

Everyone has a story about 9/11 – where they were and who they were with when they learned of the terrorist attacks. We phoned home as often as we could, talking to our families and trying to figure out when the heck (or even if) we could get home. This post is a bit different for me.

2008 130

Looking Forward – Skills to Learn for 2011 and Beyond?

Office Dynamics

Consider taking on learning these new skills: Foreign Language: Learn Spanish. Don’t want to learn Spanish? Facilities /Office management: A great example of this is to learn about the company phone system. Have you seen the more modern phone systems?

2011 130

Looking Forward – Skills to Learn for 2011 and Beyond?

Office Dynamics

Consider taking on learning these new skills: Foreign Language: Learn Spanish. Don’t want to learn Spanish? Facilities /Office management: A great example of this is to learn about the company phone system. Have you seen the more modern phone systems?

2011 130

20 Questions to Know Yourself Better and Unlock the Immense Potential Within

Dumb Little Man

On the flip side, those of you with kids, how many hours a day do you actually spend with your kids without distractions like TV, phone etc.? Change Development Focus Goals Happiness How To Learning Motivation Relationships Success“Know Thyself”. All of us have heard this aphorism.

2018 267

Be Smart About Using the Telephone

Productive & Organized

Check out these Great Reviews by @JanetBarclay » Be Smart About Using the Telephone How much time do you lose playing "phone tag?"  I   Before you pick up the phone to make another call, consider what you are going to say when you get voice mail. 

2009 269

On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Workplace Anxiety Disorder Impacts.

On The Job

So, say someone refuses to return your phone calls. Lemley says she would rather hide behind e-mail than deal with phone calls or face-to-face interactions, but she knows that is a slippery slope into letting the disorder take over her life.

2010 206

Caffeine-Free Ways to Increase Focus & Attention - Productive.

Productive & Organized

"  That was one of the first things she said to me on the phone.    Learn more: www.CalahanSolutions.com or www.ProductiveAndOrganized.net, or call 309.826.5263. "  That was one of the first things she said to me on the phone

2010 271

The Bastardization of Writing (and How I Learned to Live with It)

Men With Pens

In other words, I was getting distracted easily — by TV and email and the incessant ringing of my cell phone — but expecting my audience to focus. So I started learning about copywriting. Here’s what I learned…. The age of novel writing is over.

2012 72

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs one year on – What I learned and what comes next

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

It’s been one hell of a year and I’ve got some war stories (aka entrepreneurial learnings) to share. Learning 1: Writing is way easier (and harder) than you think . Learning 2: Email is amazing for coaching and therapy. Learning 4: Most of viral success appears to be guesswork .

2011 76

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs one year on – What I learned and what comes next

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

It’s been one hell of a year and I’ve got some war stories (aka entrepreneurial learnings) to share. Learning 1: Writing is way easier (and harder) than you think . Learning 2: Email is amazing for coaching and therapy. Learning 4: Most of viral success appears to be guesswork .

2011 76

Don't Let Your Children Fail In School. Know The Top 3 Distractions That Keep Students From Studying.

Dumb Little Man

With a generation growing up with the ability to find an answer to any relatively simple question in seconds and being used to holding a phone or tablet in hand, it seems that many have also lost the ability to stay focused on a single task for long periods of time.

2013 279

How to Study Effectively: 4 Ways To Study Like An Ivy League Student

Dumb Little Man

And that’s not limited to your phone. If you learn best alone, don’t invite friends to study with you. College LearningStudying is a crucial skill for students but it’s one that’s not explicitly taught in school. Instead, it’s something you have to figure out on your own. It can be a trial-and-error process to find exactly what works for you. To help you out, here are a few tips on how to study effectively. Take Your Notes by Hand.

2018 156

There is an App for That -- Productivity Apps for iPhone and.

Productive & Organized

» There is an App for That -- Productivity Apps for iPhone and Android I am constantly amazed at the new and creative applications (apps) that are on the market today for smart-phones.    It seems that every time I give a workshop to business owners there are at least one if not two new companies that are specializing in creating programs for your phone.  What apps do you love to use for your phone?  Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

2010 165

Building the Partnership with Your Executive: Are You a Center of Influence?

Office Dynamics

As a center of influence, everything should flow through you—calendar appointments, meeting information, phone calls, projects and more. Kick off Administrative Professionals Week with Joan on Monday, April 24 th where you’ll learn her secret success formula for becoming a center of influence. Learn more here >> Are you ready to become a center of influence?

2017 149