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Practically Perfect PA Survey 2016 Reminder

Practically Perfect PA

Thank you to everyone w has completed the Practically Perfect PA survey. Please complete the Industry Snapshot 2016 survey.

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Practically Perfect PA Survey 2014

Practically Perfect PA

Last year I conducted a reader survey that really helped me move the blog forward and I would love to hear your thoughts and opinions again.

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Practically Perfect PA Survey: The industry snapshot 2014

Practically Perfect PA

Well firstly I want to say a huge thank you to everyone that took the time to complete my survey a couple of months ago. The Assistant role.

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Practically Perfect PA 2015 Survey

Practically Perfect PA

Would you please take my 2015 reader survey? The post Practically Perfect PA 2015 Survey appeared first on Practically Perfect PA.

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Technology of the week: Survey Monkey

Practically Perfect PA

What is Survey Monkey? Survey Monkey is a website which allows users to create really simple online surveys. What does it do?

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Survey: Solopreneurs Optimistic About 2011

The Solopreneur Life

S olopreneurs are extremely optimistic about 2011, even as they struggle with cash flow, time management, marketing, and other aspects of running their businesses. Those are among the findings in The Solopreneur Life 2010 End-of-Year Survey. Respondents were able to complete the survey only once. Time-management, 19.6%.

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Revolutionary Ways Assistants Can Get Information from Their Managers

Office Dynamics

The 4 main topics to be addressed were: Revolutionary ways to get the communication and information you need from your manager. Train to manage.

2016 97

85% of Managers are Looking for This

On The Job

When hiring, 79% of managers said that prestigious schooling was the LEAST important consideration, and only 40% emphasize trade skills.

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Practically Perfect PA Survey 2014 Reminder

Practically Perfect PA

Thank you to everyone that has completed the Practically Perfect PA survey. Would you please take my 2014 reader survey?

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2011 Survey Results: Solopreneurs Are Optimistic About 2012, Despite Challenges

The Solopreneur Life

S olopreneurs are optimistic about 2012, even as they face challenges with cash flow, time management, marketing, and other aspects of their solo businesses. Those are among the findings in The Second-Annual Solopreneur Life 2011 End-of-Year Survey. Respondents were able to complete the survey only once. In the 2011 survey, 15.6

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"Action Without Traction" Exhausts Managers

On The Job

Yet, that’s what is happening as managers struggle to solve a complex problem, and end up spending millions of dollars that bring no solution.

2016 43

The Freelancer’s Guide to PDF Management

Dumb Little Man

One way to learn that trick is to know how to properly manage your time, systems, and files. As a way to help you, we’ve put together the ultimate guide for managing PDFs — every smart freelancer’s go-to tool — that will leave you more time to spend on your other tasks. Part of managing your PDF files is being able to mark them up.

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The Industry Snapshot 2016

Practically Perfect PA

The survey covers a lot of ground. The results of the survey will be shared with you all in November. It’s that time of year again!

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Management Practices That Make Employees Quit

On The Job

People leave managers A Gallup poll of more than 1 million employed U.S. People leave managers, not companies. In a survey by NPA, 41.5%

2014 64

Please Take Green America's Survey on Small Business Sustainability

Small Business Labs

  They are conducting a national survey of small business owners to help them develop programs and incentives to help small businesses save money grow while increasing their sustainability.    This survey is part of a broader, Green America project project to identify and quantify “green” opportunities for small business. 

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Link Lineup! Time Management Month and More - Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized

E-Mail Five Best Email Clients - [link] - Lifehacker did a cool survey of their readers to find out what e-mail tools you like the best. 

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The Industry Snapshot: The influence of Personal Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

However, following our recent Industry Snapshot survey, we have a lot of interesting data that shows us the areas in which you have the most influence.

2016 106

Time Management Skill: Handling Interuptions Professionally – the Saying No Fallacy

Ian's Messy Desk

The most mentioned and most ridiculous suggestion among the Time Management tips is “learn how to say NO.&# Analysis and Decision.

The reader survey results

Practically Perfect PA

Thank you, everyone, for taking my reader survey recently. The post The reader survey results appeared first on Practically Perfect PA. Survey admin administrators blogging EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant But I thought I would also share your comments on the blog itself.

The reader survey results

Practically Perfect PA

Thank you, everyone, for taking my reader survey recently. The post The reader survey results appeared first on Practically Perfect PA.

Five SEO Reputation Management Strategies

Andrea Kalli

One area that is both free of direct marketing and very appealing to businesses is reputation management. 1) Create brand-friendly domain names.

The reader survey results

Practically Perfect PA

Thank you, everyone, for taking my reader survey recently. The post The reader survey results appeared first on Practically Perfect PA. Featured Key Skills admin administrators blogging EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant But I thought I would also share your comments on the blog itself.

How Administrative Professionals Can Prepare for the Office of the Future

Office Dynamics

Seventy-eight percent of administrative professionals said their managers have asked them to help with event planning , the most of all areas.

9 Useful Tools for a Small Business to Manage Work Better

Small Business CEO

You can use all the help you can get in order to manage the work and the employees better. PandaForm. Basecamp. HootSuite. VoxOx. RescueTime.

Practically Perfect PA: The industry snapshot

Practically Perfect PA

Well firstly I want to say a huge thank you to everyone that took the time to complete my survey a couple of months ago. I have decided to break the survey results into two parts so that I can share how you all feel about being assistants and secondly your thoughts on the blog. So without further ado here are the results!

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Learn How to Manage Your Boss

Ian's Messy Desk

And whether you think your boss is brilliant or a bore, the fact is that you have to manage the relationship with your boss if you want to advance your career. Many of us give little thought to managing our supervisors. Practise time management skills and schedule time each week for networking. We do so at our own peril.

How important is office culture?

Practically Perfect PA

Our lovely friends over at Career Moves recently conducted a survey to find out how important salary is when looking for a new role.

2016 77

The Top Skills Executives Want From Assistants Today

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics often surveys managers and high-level executives as to the skills, attitudes, and behaviors that are most important for an assistant to possess. A must-have skill when managing your executive’s calendar is to understand your executive must have down time.”. Here are some non-edited , direct quotes from them.

The Industry Snapshot: The Office of the Future

Practically Perfect PA

Thanks again to everyone who completed the Practically Perfect PA Industry Snapshot survey. We also have live chat with our IT support desk.

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Are You Making These Social Media Mistakes

Office Dynamics

HR Managers Say Posting Negative Comments Is Most Common Deal Breaker. View an infographic of the survey findings about social media mistakes.

Results of Solopreneur Community-Building Survey

The Solopreneur Life

L ast month I published a survey titled, “What would you want in a solopreneur group?” ” The purpose of the survey was: • To measure the amount of interest in a group. • Below are the survey results. 46% Time management. 2011 Survey Results: Solopreneurs Are Optimistic About 2012, Despite Challenges.

Consumer Reports’ fast food survey echoes public demand for service

Service Untitled

Empathica, a customer service management firm, surveyed 3,000 U.S. Another woman choked back tears as she welcomed the new store.

Debt Management: 5 Reasons Paying Down Your Debt Might Be Even More Important Than You Realize

Dumb Little Man

A 2012 survey by Bankrate.com suggests that 25 percent of Americans carry more credit card debt than emergency savings. Read more ».

Win an award-winning Brother office labeller

Practically Perfect PA

The labeller can help with everything from organising office filing to tracking property through specialist bar code and asset management labels.

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Please Take "The Organizational Use of Video Storytelling" Survey

Small Business Labs

   As part of this research, SNCR is doing a survey on this topic.   Click Here to Take the Survey.

The big PA questions

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve put together a very quick survey (it is literally one question!) I’ve been thinking about the industry a lot recently.

2016 71

Travel Planning for Others – Putting Yourself in Your Traveler’s Shoes

Practically Perfect PA

Every admin wears many hats: office manager, personal assistant, life coach, travel planner. Inefficient Communications. Expensive Booking Fees.

HR How-To: Tips to Handle Common Workplace Controversies

Office Dynamics

Whether you’re teacher or an HR Manager, you will encounter high-tension moments in the workplace that require deescalation skills.

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Take your boss’s business trip virtually

Practically Perfect PA

According to a recent survey conducted by PA Life assistants spend at least 20% of their time organising travel. Packing Pro: £1.99. or £6.99

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Staples.com National Admin Day Survey Finds Businesses Can Manage Without the Boss, but Not the Admin

Laughing all the Way to Work

I received an email referencing a survey conducted by Staples. The link to the full article with the survey results can be found here. For the holiday, Staples.com conducted a survey to discover people's perceptions of the office admin. Please find below a copy/paste from a portion of that email. percent). percent vs. 33.5