7 Ways Health and Safety Training Can Benefit Your Business

Dumb Little Man

You need to ensure that your team is adequately trained on how to abide by the relevant industry health and safety practices. Read on to find more about how providing your staff with Workplace Health and Training (WHS) can benefit your business.

2019 174

The Importance of Supervisor Training and Development

Small Business CEO

Highly effective training is one way to support this goal. Options such as leadership training seminars or supervisor development programs will make the organization much more effective since it will help it comply with legal requirements, among many other things.

Training On-line

Laughing all the Way to Work

© Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 19 January, 2009 Training On-line Recently someone asked me a question about training on-line so I thought I would share the answer in a post. I use a place based in Toronto, Canada called Last Minute Training.

How to Create an Internship Program for Your Green Business

Eco-Office Gals

While the majority of businesses make no promises about offers of employment following internships, it’s not surprising that many companies opt to hire student interns to more permanent positions after spending a semester training them.

2012 158

How Police Officers Keep Businesses Safe

Small Business CEO

Thankfully, we have law enforcement agencies which provide trained police officers to safeguard these businesses and maintain order. In order for the police to properly do their job, a variety of tools, equipment, and training are required.

2018 77

No Budget for Training? Do It Yourself

Administrative Arts

In my time with my current employer, I’ve been involved in training a few of our new admins. At some point in their first year they generally ask about training. Can they get some sort of training to improve their skills in a particular software program or office process? Even without training programs or budgets for traditional or online classes, there are still ways to learn the tips and tricks you need to become more efficient. Similar Posts: No Budget for Training?

Man vs. Woman

Practically Perfect PA

According to a recent survey , conducted by professor Felice Batlan, of 142 legal secretaries not one said they would prefer to work for a female partner. I was at lunch with a fellow EA a few weeks ago and as usual we were discussing our jobs and having a bit of a grumble about our work.

2012 141

Dear Employers: It's Time to Stop Treating Applicants Like Crap

On The Job

A Wall Street Journal story points out that some hiring managers may fear they'll say something wrong to candidates when telling them they didn't get the job, fearing legal consequences. Train hiring managers to treat all applicants well.

2019 151

What Assets Really Matter When Hiring Security Guards?

Dumb Little Man

In today’s high crime society, more businesses are choosing to secure and protect their assets, employees, and customers by hiring trained security guards. Often times, these guards have been extensively trained in various self-defense tactics or martial arts.

2019 208

Are conferences for administrative professionals beneficial enough for you to go?

Office Dynamics

” - Thea, Legal Librarian. Admin Assistant Training Self Development administrative assistant conference conferences and events for administrative professionals executive assistant conference Q&A should I attend an assistant conference why should I attend a conference

Bring out your to-do list! What form does yours take?

Office Dynamics

How many people use Excel, Outlook, sticky notes, legal pads, posters, whiteboards or even emails to themselves? Admin Assistant Training Creativity Organizational Skills Productivity Time ManagementEach month we feature a question from our friends at Business Management Daily’s Admin Pro Forum. Please enjoy engaging in a conversation over this month’s question. Question: “Everyone seems to have a different way of creating their to-do lists.

2017 108

Proposed Senate Tax Bill Would Change Gig Worker Classification and the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

This provision would provide a relatively simple 3-part test which, if satisfied, would legally classify a gig worker as an independent contractor (the safe harbor).   A good example of this is Uber’s recent legal setback in London.

2017 174

After 14 Years in Business I Did This

Office Organization Success

The driving force behind going this route is simply for legal reasons; I wanted to protect my personal assets and have a very clear division between business and personal. Announcing… Tracey Lawton Training & Consulting LLC. I chose the latter simply because I didn’t want to deal with all the legalities myself. Last month I celebrated 14 years in business. Wow — that’s quite an achievement! And to celebrate I became an LLC!

2015 133

Time For Administrative Professionals To Stay Vigilant!

Office Dynamics

We have an established anti-harassment law with teeth in it, specific policies and guidelines in place, along with ongoing awareness training and, most importantly, swift consequences for poor behavior. Some behaviors can be argued as legally actionable and some cannot. Then, you may quickly go down the rabbit hole of legal action. Admin Assistant Training Assertive Conflict Resolution Difficult PeopleWhat if you had Donald Trump as a boss?

Persevere No Matter What!

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Career Management Motivators Problem Solving Workplace Tools forging forward Independence Day make a difference perserveranceI recently read a statement that resonated with me. It says: Never let the circumstances of the moment supersede your dream.

2015 135

Moxie Tip 118: Get to Know Copyright Law

Virtual Moxie

And it's not legal. Moxie Tips AssistU Moxie Tips Virtual Assistant Virtual Assistant Training Virtual MoxieWe've been living in a time where people have shared a little too freely--especially what hasn't been theirs to share. It's easy to do, when all around people are modeling that free sharing. But it's not right. And we could be moving toward a time when copyright protection once again becomes the big deal it was always meant to be.

The Admin’s Guide to Organizing Digital Files

Office Dynamics

You may have categories such as: Accounting, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Projects, Executive A, Executive B, Personal, etc. Julie Perrine, CAP-OM, is the founder and CEO of All Things Admin, providing training, mentoring and resources for administrative professionals worldwide.

Filing 148

Divorce Alternatives: Which One Is Right For You?

Dumb Little Man

The legal ramifications of doing something wrong could be traumatic and probably not worth the hassle and effort of a do-it-yourself divorce. Mediation is a collaborative approach to divorce where a legal representative, a lawyer or paralegal training in mediation will facilitate the divorce.

2018 191

Out-Of-State Medical Marijuana Cards: What You Need To Know

Dumb Little Man

Medical cannabis users might also want to attend the ASA “Know Your Rights” training for more detailed info. But then under the state law, using marijuana buds or flower as the smoking method is legal. Can you use medical marijuana card out-of-state?

2019 199

Avoid Decision Fatigue: Learn The Steps for Effective Delegation

Dumb Little Man

Specialized employees whose replacements might need additional training can cost even more. Find someone qualified so you don’t waste time training freelancers. Step 2: Create a Training Manual. Legal counsel. Small business owners are no strangers to sacrifice.

2018 198

Why Your Organization Should Invest In An HR Management System

Dumb Little Man

Here is a list of the importance of human management system: Training and Development of Employees. The training and development of employees are considered to be vital parts of a growing business. When your team grows, managing them turns into a major task.

2018 200

Executive Assistants Beware of Being Too Busy

Office Dynamics

In court papers, PepsiCo claims it first received a legal document related to the case from the North Carolina agent on Sept 15 when a copy of the co-defendant’s letter was forwarded to Deputy General Counsel Tom Tamoney in PepsiCo’s law department. Admin Assistant Training Career Management Executive Blog Time ManagementDid you read about the recent PepsiCo debacle? It was a big story in the news last week. Here is an excerpt from finance.yahoo.com. “In

2009 109

Branching out – moving on from being an EA

Practically Perfect PA

Alongside this hands on experience I also went back to college at weekends to obtain an events qualification so I could feel confident in the legal and compliance sides of the industry. HR, Project Management, Accounts, Training or Events.

2017 212

Can a Small Business CEO Have a Vocational Degree?

Small Business CEO

Careers such as a computer programmer, nursing, the culinary arts, legal assistant, carpenter, graphic designer, and yes, entrepreneurship, are all typical programs you can find in a vocation school. In other words, your training will much more hands-on as opposed to lecture based.

2011 87

Executive Assistants Beware of Being Too Busy

Office Dynamics

In court papers, PepsiCo claims it first received a legal document related to the case from the North Carolina agent on Sept 15 when a copy of the co-defendant’s letter was forwarded to Deputy General Counsel Tom Tamoney in PepsiCo’s law department. Tags: Admin Assistant Training Career Management Executive Blog Time Management Did you read about the recent PepsiCo debacle? It was a big story in the news last week. Here is an excerpt from finance.yahoo.com. “In

2009 100

Who is attending the Virtual Summit?

Practically Perfect PA

Speaker: Amanda Johnson, Virtual Assistant Coach, Trainer & Mentor, Virtual Assistant Coaching and Training Company. I thought today would be a good time to give you all a quick update on where we are with the Virtual Summit.

2017 205

Top 5 Signs You Might Need Help with Alcohol Addiction

Dumb Little Man

If you need a drink before the drugstore is legally allowed to sell you a six-pack, it’s generally a good sign you might need to look into your decisions. It should be addressed and treated with the help of a trained medical professional. America is facing an addiction crisis much larger than any generation before. Now, the drugs are harder and smarter but some old ways of getting high seem to continuously plague the human population.

2018 150

The Annoying Comma and Other Administrative Headaches!

Office Dynamics

When she works in the legal sector of contracts, commas appear OUTSIDE quotation marks if the quoted material did not contain commas. And speaking of closing gaps, do look around our website for classes, CDs, books and training that will take you where you want to be! Admin Assistant Training Self Development Stress Management TechnologyPerhaps you’re a whiz-kid at comma usage. But maybe your brain stutters over mail merges.

2010 100

The Annoying Comma and Other Administrative Headaches!

Office Dynamics

When she works in the legal sector of contracts, commas appear OUTSIDE quotation marks if the quoted material did not contain commas. And speaking of closing gaps, do look around our website for classes, CDs, books and training that will take you where you want to be! Admin Assistant Training Self Development Stress Management TechnologyPerhaps you’re a whiz-kid at comma usage. But maybe your brain stutters over mail merges.

2010 100

Branching out – moving on from being an EA

Practically Perfect PA

Alongside this hands on experience I also went back to college at weekends to obtain an events qualification so I could feel confident in the legal and compliance sides of the industry. HR, Project Management, Accounts, Training or Events. Use the access you have to your business as an opportunity to learn and ask questions, lots of questions, join LinkedIn groups about your chosen field, read and if you are able to take on additional training.

2017 163

7 Things You Need to Know About Employee Monitoring

Dumb Little Man

Train new employees. Whenever a new employee is hired, a lot of time and effort goes into training them. Not only is employee monitoring a great tool for training new employees, but it’s also good for helping improve the employees that you already have.

2018 173

Child Neuropsychological Assessment: Its Importance in Childhood Learning Dysfunctions

Dumb Little Man

However, it’s best if trained psychologists can do the neuropsychological assessments. With the help of this assessment, proper individualized educational plans (IEPs) can be made, as legally necessary.

2019 183

3 Simple Steps To Manage Your Budget And Cashflow

Office Organization Success

Create a column that lists all of your expenses, i.e. office supplies, legal & professional fees, membership, advertising etc. 2017 Tracey Lawton Training & Consulting LLC.

Budget 130

Online and Offline Businesses You Can Start With No Money

Dumb Little Man

Unlike teaching at a school, there’s no formal training that’s legally required for you to tutor. These days, it’s easier than ever to start your own business. With the rise of the internet and online platforms for conducting business, there are plenty of opportunities to make money.

2019 212

The Best of The Solopreneur Life Blog

The Solopreneur Life

Legal. Coaching vs. Consulting vs. Training vs. Freelancing: Which One Is Best For You? I n the midst of moving TheSolopreneurLife.com to the Rainmaker platform, I spent time in the The Solopreneur Life’s basement, sifting through the site’s dusty archives. I easily found TSL’s equivalent of perennial Christmas decorations — on top of the rest of the boxes because they get used often.

2014 128

More Tips for Taming the Email Monster

Office Dynamics

Train the people who send you emails. Linda - Legal. Admin Assistant Training Organizational Skills TechnologyGuest blogger, Alita Marlow Bluford continues her tips on taming the email monster. Taming the Email Monster (Continued). By Alita Marlowe Bluford, CPO®, PTAC®. Marlowe & Associates, Inc Efficiency Consultants. Farmington Hills MI 48333. 800-852-9050. www.efficiencyconsultants.com. to order The Ultimate Guide to being Efficient@email click here: [link].

You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know

Office Dynamics

Nancy Fraze works as a Legal Assistant for Chevron. Admin Assistant Training Organizational SkillsGuest Post by Nancy Fraze. They say confession is good for the soul, so let me just come clean from the outset: I despise morning radio deejays. Their inane banter, endless contests, silly sound bites and shallow comments bore me. The deejay pairings, so formulaically “good guy/wild girl” duos, made my teeth ache for a dentist’s drill!

2010 100

You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know

Office Dynamics

Nancy Fraze works as a Legal Assistant for Chevron. Tags: Admin Assistant Training Organizational Skills Guest Post by Nancy Fraze. They say confession is good for the soul, so let me just come clean from the outset: I despise morning radio deejays. Their inane banter, endless contests, silly sound bites and shallow comments bore me. The deejay pairings, so formulaically “good guy/wild girl” duos, made my teeth ache for a dentist’s drill!

2010 100

Preparing Your Business to Weather the Storms and Survive the Unexpected

Step It Up VA Coaching

It should be very detailed and include all legal documents, contracts, banking information, account numbers, PO boxes, client information, and vendor and subcontractor information. by Donna Toothaker.

2014 130

Considerations For Social Media Use In The Workplace

Small Business CEO

This practice can create liability for a company absent a policy or set of guidelines for such professionals to reference, allowing them to make sure their behavior does not violate applicable law or expose the company to legal action. Train key employees.

More Tips for Taming the Email Monster

Office Dynamics

Train the people who send you emails. Linda - Legal. Tags: Admin Assistant Training Organizational Skills Technology Guest blogger, Alita Marlow Bluford continues her tips on taming the email monster. Taming the Email Monster (Continued). By Alita Marlowe Bluford, CPO®, PTAC®. Marlowe & Associates, Inc Efficiency Consultants. Farmington Hills MI 48333. 800-852-9050. www.efficiencyconsultants.com. to order The Ultimate Guide to being Efficient@email click here: [link].

What Do Insurance Brokers Do for You?

Dumb Little Man

Professionally trained brokers will properly insure their customers, helping the insurance save money by avoiding unnecessary claims. However, sometimes it becomes necessary to get assistance in understanding all the legal language.

2016 205

Preparing Your Business to Weather the Storms and Survive the Unexpected

Step It Up VA Coaching

It should be very detailed and include all legal documents, contracts, banking information, account numbers, PO boxes, client information, and vendor and subcontractor information. by Donna Toothaker.

2012 151