Mastering Project Management - Webinar

Office Dynamics

Find the best way to manage your projects – without letting them manage you! Mastering Project Management. Business Management Daily. We all manage projects from time to time. But just because you manage a project, does that make you a project manager? True project management professionals know the steps to take – and the steps to AVOID – for perfect projects every time. Project Constraints.

Webinar Microsoft Excel for Project Management

Office Dynamics

Streamline your project management process. Microsoft Excel for Project Management. When it comes to project management, you can buy some pretty sophisticated software specifically designed to keep you and everything on track. Supervisors and managers.

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New Bioteams Project Management Video

BioTeams

A short Bioteams video interview has been published by Bas de Baar on Project Shrink where Bas and I discuss some of the most common questions about bioteams projects such as team member alignment and is there a role for a project manager in a bioteam (Yes!).

6 Tools to Help You Manage Large Projects with Local & Virtual.

Productive & Organized

  The situation: Tweet "Rob" is a project manager that is responsible for a number of projects across the world and he needs to keep track of all of them.  We used this as our project management tool when coordinating Extreme Makeover Home Edition too.

2011 267

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 163

What To Expect As A Consultant

Simple Productivity Blog

My job was to go into places and provide expert skills for the project at hand. The skills could range from design to requirements to process improvement to project management to programming.

2010 153

The Vanishing Executive Assistant? My Response

Eat Your Career

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my years of writing and researching in the professional development world, it’s this: You can find data and anecdotal evidence to support any point you want to make. Executives don’t want to “manage” another person.

2020 144

Stop Multitasking and Focus

Jen Lawrence

I had taken a job as an assistant to three executives, plus my role required project management work. And I just couldn’t seem to get my project reports sent out. At this time, I overhauled the way I managed myself. So I learned to multitask and marketed my skill.

2019 66

10 Apps for Administrative Productivity and Organization

Office Dynamics

This smart app even “learns” your schedule and adapts to your busy and available times. Project Management Apps: Teamwork is, by far, my favorite project management app. You can update statuses, track time and tasks, and get real-time updates on all your projects. Chat by phone or video conferencing, record meetings, and share screens to keep each other up to date, even if you’re continents apart! Designed by Freepik.

2017 182

How to Get More Done in Meetings

On The Job

No matter how many cell phones you ban from meetings, or how many meetings you have while walking or standing or whatever you try to do to make them shorter, meetings just don’t seem to get better.

2015 199

Stop Multitasking and Focus

Jen Lawrence

I had taken a job as an assistant to three executives, plus my role required project management work. And I just couldn’t seem to get my project reports sent out. At this time, I overhauled the way I managed myself. So I learned to multitask and marketed my skill.

2019 52

Staying Focused At Work: How To Be Productive In A Challenging Environment

Dumb Little Man

Because of that, managers are quite pressed to find a solution that can motivate their team members while boosting their productivity. Though breaks are essential for a healthy workday, you must learn to take them with a pinch of salt. Learn to Set Priorities. If there are sudden urgent tasks, you can deal with them with a simple project management tool. While working on an important project, put your phone on silent or switch it off.

2017 162

My Time Management Reboot: The Pros and Cons of Electronic Systems and Why I Created a Hybrid

Eat Your Career

It pains me to announce that my grand experiment with using electronic time management systems has officially come to an end (sort of). You see, for the past several years, I’ve been using a variety of tech tools to help organize my life and work—appointments, tasks, projects and more.

2013 187

Ten Small Business Trends You Need to Embrace in 2015

Tips From T. Marie

You can no longer deny the benefits of cloud services like document storage, subscription based cloud software services and virtual office space with shared project management. That means listening to those people and learning how to make them happy.

2015 153

Clear Your Head (and Your Tasks) With a Weekly Review

Simple Productivity Blog

Making calls, finishing projects, and other vital tasks may be done on an ad-hoc basis. To that end, I would like to offer a brief summary of the weekly review, which is a technique I learned from the Getting Things Done system developed by David Allen.

2012 201

Inside the Edinburgh PA Network

Practically Perfect PA

A place to come, learn and realise that there was at least one other PA that felt the same way you did and was facing the same every day issues you were (and some of the triumphs too!) Sherien Ahmed @sherienSA , PA to Senior Management Team, Venture Trust.

Feeling unappreciated?

Practically Perfect PA

I sometimes would like to be a project manager or be able to take decisions. Even my own mother thinks I merely answer the phone and type a few letters. Working hard on a project and not receiving the credit that you deserve.

2015 209

Getting the Most Out of Your Next Performance Evaluation

Office Dynamics

The meeting is typically a way to evaluate the past year’s project management, acknowledge achievements, receive valuable feedback for performance improvement and create new goals for continued productivity. This can be done via a checklist with feedback from your manager and coworkers.

2018 186

AZVAs Podcast 5: Building Relationships with other Small Businesses

Loosely Speaking

Tara and I learned a LOT from this interview about considerations we should all realize when we are using the space, electricity, and wifi at cafes, coffeehouses, and restaurants for business purposes. Online: www.cupperscoffee.com Phone: 928.445.1636. July 2010 Podcast Program Notes.

2010 172

Book Review: Bill’s Imperfect Time Management Adventure

Simple Productivity Blog

I am always on the lookout for new time management pieces to slot into my current system. When Francis Wade emailed me and asked me to read and review Bill’s Im-Perfect Time Management Adventure: A Business Fable , I thought why not? The thing that really piqued my curiosity is that this time management book was written as a novel. Who doesn’t love to learn while reading a story? Bill’s first reaction is to get himself a smart phone.

2013 162

It is Easy to Answer "Where Does My Time Go" with Chrometa - Interview CEO @BrettOwens

Productive & Organized

  Yet, I quickly learned that it was critical for client billing.  My first step was to talk to my manager and my in-house coach to see how they tracked their time.    For example, maybe I don't want to track when iTunes is syncing my phone

2011 230

Experience vs. a university degree part two

Practically Perfect PA

Yes, I have taken job-specific software classes, classes to learn organizational and people skills, and took computer certification classes which I was not aware I needed coming right out of high school. I love learning, and I don’t think that you can ever know enough.

2014 196

The Most Critical Lessons From This Crummy Job Market

On The Job

I did this story for my Gannett/USAToday.com column in the hopes that well all learn from these "never again" stories. What can you say about a phone that doesn’t ring?” That’s similar to what Ryan Messick says he has learned – even though he’s a much younger job seeker at age 23.

2010 202

The Great Calendar Debate - Paper or Electronic - 21 Experts Weigh.

Productive & Organized

  Some say the traditional paper planner is the best, while others swear by their smart-phone or on line tool.    Keep reading to learn what my colleagues and friends had to say about the "Great Calendar Debate."  

Standard Operating Procedures: Tips for Creating Business Systems | Office Organization & Office Efficiency | OfficeArrow

www.officearrow.com

Learn about all the benefits of becoming a member or Sign up Now! 78% off Project Management Essentials Premium Tool Kit. | Cart Sign Up | Forgot Password | Contact Us Get more from OfficeArrow! OfficeArrow: Working Together for You.

2010 52

Administrative Assistant Skills for the Future- 2010 and Beyond

Office Dynamics

Time management. Learning with velocity (WOW! Continually honing management and leadership skills. Video tools – phone. Program/project management centric. Admin Assistant Training Career Management Interpersonal Skills

2009 141

Administrative Assistant Skills for the Future- 2010 and Beyond

Office Dynamics

Time management. Learning with velocity (WOW! Continually honing management and leadership skills. Video tools – phone. Program/project management centric. Tags: Admin Assistant Training Career Management Interpersonal Skills

2009 130

Construction Work Ahead–Part 3 of 4

The Marq

You recall, I was doing Randy a favor by walking a job site, where I’d met up with a previous contact from a project, Angela. She’d made it clear that she hoped I’d land the job, even after learning I was no longer with Bernards! into this, his cell phone rings and he answers it.

2012 56

Construction Work Ahead–Part 1 of 4

The Marq

So much so that the economic meltdown of 2008 didn’t seem to affect him, even though he worked in the construction industry as a Senior Project Manager. In this and the posts that will follow, he shares his story and the lessons learned along the way.

2012 60

Get Rid of the Big Fat Lies -- and the Little Skinny Ones -- on Your Resume

On The Job

I worked very hard and learned so much. You also say that you had the project management job with XYZ Corp. But their records show you worked as an office assistant, and never headed up a $2 million project." "Yes, "Welcome, Ms. Smith. Please have a seat." Thank you.

2008 130

Guest Blogger: David B. Wright, Author

The Office Professionals Place

And youve been following all the best career advice and job search tips youve read, heard, learned, and developed. This morning the phone rang - youve got an interview! This method is particularly effective for leadership / management positions.

2009 141

TheMarq: Employee Retention: Goals Progress

The Marq

Once you’ve created the micro-goals, some managers and employees may feel that there are no other paths to achieving the annual or lifetime goals EXCEPT for that defined. We knew his goal of becoming a lead and a project manager would be three to five years out.

Goals 65

What Feeds Feed Me

The Marq

So, here are my lists in alphabetical order : Agile Management : These feeds focus on Agile Project Management topics, such as those posted on Fourth Medium and APLN-OC blogs. Strategy – Business : Interested in learning about business from the leaders?

2010 61

Poor Mental Models fail teams before they even start?

BioTeams

The discipline of working with mental models starts with turning the mirror inward; learning to unearth our internal pictures of the world, to bring them to the surface and hold them rigorously to scrutiny. ". However if you asked them what they believe about software project management (i.e.

2010 65

Five Different Ways to Market Your Service-Oriented Online Business

Andrea Kalli

Most businesses are relatively open to assistance when they are not pushed to purchase, and an intelligent phone marketing campaign can bring in valuable new clients.

2010 163

Why I Stopped Doing GTD: Part 3

Productivityist

My title is unimportant, but project manager is one of the many hats I wear. You still need to plan projects. You can even have one giant next action list and one project list if that’s how you want to roll.

2016 65

Why I Stopped Doing GTD: Part 3

Productivityist

My title is unimportant, but project manager is one of the many hats I wear. You still need to plan projects. You can even have one giant next action list and one project list if that’s how you want to roll.

2016 65

Failed to send your message. Please try later or contact.

Andrea Kalli

Fortunately for me, he called the phone number I have listed on my website and left me a message. Thanks to the comment on this thread by user “cychiu&# , I learned that the contact form plugins use php mail() function, and that not all webhosts allow that.

2010 130

Microsoft Outlook 2007 Calendars & Tasks Webinar 12/7/11

Office Dynamics

The webinar below is offered by Business Management Daily. If you are interested simply click on the links below to register through Business Management Daily for this webinar. But few of us know how to get calendaring and tasks to really help us manage our time and workload. 7 and you’ll learn: How We Use Outlook Today. Project Management. Supervisors and managers. Office managers. Hello!

Reducing Overheads Can Save A Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk WinWeb – Your Office Online Simply the best way to manage your small business! I see many businesses making this mistake), shop around for phone services or use voip instead and so on.

2010 223

20 Apps to Organize Your Thoughts | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Google Notebooks can be accessed from any computer as well as from mobile phones and it can also be shared between friends. UberNote This helpful application is a management tool that allows you to store and access your content from anywhere.

2010 88

Eat All the Garbage You Want

The Marq

However, in the process I learned a lot more about myself and what I cared most about. I learned what work environments I like and which don’t fit my personality.

2010 79

How to get it all done in a solo Virtual Assistance practice

Virtual Moxie

If you learned 500 new things every day for the rest of your life, you would never know how to do it all. One would be to offer to manage the projects being outsourced to the vendors so that things happen more easily for your client.

2010 217