4 Reasons to Use PDF Readers

Small Business CEO

PDF readers are now found everywhere no matter what type of device you have. They are lightweight softwares that let you read and edit PDF files. Without much ado, here are 4 reasons to use PDF readers: 1. … Information Technology business tools PDF readers

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The Freelancer’s Guide to PDF Management

Dumb Little Man

Let’s say you’re receiving PDFs from a client or a collaborator or you want to re-use a photo from a previous PDF that you’ve made — what do you do? You can even convert a PDF to JPG with web-based extractors, like ExtractPDF and ZonePDF. Part of managing your PDF files is being able to mark them up. You can use apps like PDF Merge and Split and ZonePDF to get the job done. See Also: How to Merge PDF Files. To get started, pull the PDF in Adobe Acrobat.

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Review: Sonic PDF Creator (iOS)

Simple Productivity Blog

The makers of Sonic PDF Creator for iOS contacted me and asked me to do a review of their product. You select the attachment in your email, open it in Sonic PDF, and away you go. Third time was the charm, and by not touching anything on my phone, I did get the document to convert to PDF. Converting documents to PDF is a great idea. App: Sonic PDF. The post Review: Sonic PDF Creator (iOS) appeared first on SimpleProductivityBlog.com.

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5 Fast and Easy Ways to Create a PDF File

Productive & Organized

  Creating a PDF file (one that can be read easily regardless of the computer it is being opened on) used to be cumbersome. The other day my client asked me how to create a PDF file. So, I went to my trusty resources and asked: " Quick tool question: What do you use to create PDF files? " " Here are the quick and easy ways they make PDF files and you can too: 1 -- "Microsoft Word, save doc as PDF." 

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Tips for Being a Good Boss | Online Executive and Admin Assistant.

ProAssisting Blog

pdf format) and suggested that we create a white paper for bosses entitled “Defining Executive Excellence&# that might help bosses create a better working relationship with their assistants. Home Blog About Us Who we are About the Program Program Specifics Execs, HR Depts.

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Tech of the week: PDFescape

Practically Perfect PA

PDFescape is a free, online PDF reader, editor, form filler, & form designer. PDFescape let’s you use all of the PDF functionality for free online. It frees users from the typical software requirements for using the standard PDF document file format.

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SignMyPad: Save Time and Money By Ditching Your Fax and Scanner

Productivity Bits

But what happens if you have the physical document instead of a PDF file? There are a number of scanner apps that will use your devices camera as a scanner and upload the picture as a PDF. Scan2PDF gave me the clearest PDF, but the lack of cropping and image adjustment was disappointing. With the addition of an additional image editor, to sharpen up and crop the picture, any of these applications will do a fine job of turning your picture into a PDF.

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Eight Ways to Keep Your Office Clutter-Free

Ian's Messy Desk

When the HVAC system was installed, someone thought we might want the user manual for the system: a 400 page PDF document. Instead of filing the PDF on the network, the document was printed and placed in a filing cabinet , where it will sit until doomsday. Despite the improvements in document handling technology, despite the the convenience of a PDF, we still produce a lot of paper. I can print any web page to pdf and store it on the drive.

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Six Easy Ways to Format Numbers In Excel


If you need to, download the pdf at the bottom of each set of instructions to help you learn with pictures. How to Use the Number Format (PDF) How to Display Numbers as Fractions 1. How to Display Numbers as Fractions (PDF) How to Display Numbers as Currency 1.

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How I Use Evernote


Evernote Workflow capture documents evernote sessentials hazel how to how to use evernote idea iOS iPad iphone Mac MacBook Air notebook PDF productivity WDS

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Technology of the week – Pdfconverter.com

Practically Perfect PA

Although free, if you sign up for membership (which is also free) users can convert unlimited number of files, there are no delays between conversions, no queues and users can convert all pages of the document to PDF. This is a really simple website for PDF conversion.

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Technology of the week: Camscanner

Practically Perfect PA

The Camscanner App allows users to convert and save any document into a PDF using their mobile phone. Create PDF files for scans. Customise PDF page size: 10 page size options. What is Camscanner?

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How to Edit PDFs With Preview in Mac OSX Leopard

Dumb Little Man

PDF files are more and more common ways to save documents. They are able to compress large amounts of data into a relatively small file size, create formats where only some of the information is editable, and has some relative security in the editing ability, as the software that is required to edit the body of a PDF is usually very expensive. Preview is a free, simple way to edit PDF documents and photos while using a Mac.

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Save Web Receipts Easily

Clutter Coach

Instead of printing out your receipt, go to the Print menu, select the PDF button in the lower left corner and then select “Save PDF to Web Receipts Folder.” I’ve had my MacBook Pro for about a month now and, having been a PC user for so long, I continue to learn new things about it. Since I like to make things easier for myself, I also search out shortcuts and cool tips like this one from the Mac Observer to quickly save web receipts as PDFs.

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A Miracle Lasts Only 3 Days

Brilliantly Better

The full version of the book, including bonus chapters, in PDF, EPUB, and AZW. An email fast guide (PDF). A decluttering quickstart guide (PDF). Living the Good Life (PDF). Email Triage (PDF). Reclaim Your Dreams ‚Äì “Everything Package&# (70-page PDF).

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Open Loops 5/23/2014: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers. Topics can come from anywhere, and cover anything.

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Minute taking template

Practically Perfect PA

It is a PDF which you can download and use for all of your meetings in the future. Assistants have come a long way, we are all asked to do lots of different things as part of our role. However, nearly every assistant I know at some point will be asked to write a set of minutes.

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Webinar Replay Helping Your Executive Maintain a Competitive Edge

Office Dynamics

The Gatekeeper’s Guide – Downloadable PDF. Comprehensive Travel Planning Guide – Downloadable PDF. Our webinar replay for Helping Your Executive Maintain a Competitive Edge is now available for viewing.

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25 ways to get noticed on LinkedIn

Practically Perfect PA

If you don’t currently have an up to date CV you can turn your LinkedIn profile into a PDF. Tag on media at the bottom of your summary profile (videos, pdf, blogs, etc.) Congratulations! You have an ‘All Star’ LinkedIn profile. You must be doing something right.

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4 Easy Steps to Break PDFs Into Parts

Professional Assistant Blog

One of my managers asked me to scan in a large number of pages of a document and create a PDF out of it. An interesting thing happened to me the other day. Then he wanted me to place it on the company’s network drive, so that other managers would be able to access it as well.

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Day in the life: Tracy Reid

Practically Perfect PA

Also PA Life and Small PDF – This is a great website for converting PDF’s. This month’s Day in the life is from Tracy Reid, PA to two directors at Arup.

2017 174

Tips for Being a Good Boss & An Update

ProAssisting Blog

pdf format) and suggested that we create a white paper for bosses entitled “Defining Executive Excellence” that might help bosses create a better working relationship with their assistants. A member of ours recently read our white paper, “Defining Assistant Excellence” (.pdf

2010 650

Learning to See Clutter

Clutter Coach

It's on the website as a PDF. Me: Would it be okay to direct people who want a copy to download the PDF? by Sometimes my clients have trouble identifying what their clutter is. Here's a case in point. The desk and counters of Dave's office are piled fairly densely, making it hard for him to work. I select a pile at random and here's what happened. Me: Dave, what's this pile? Dave: Those are binders from our spring conference.

The Doors Are CLOSING Soon

Office Organization Success

Build your business library with the recordings and PDF slides of each months’ training call. As a member in good standing you will receive: Monthly training calls that focus on the strategy (the what and why) and the systems (the exact step-by-step system set up) (or both!).

2014 137

My New Ebook: The Definite Collection of Effing Limericks


It’s in PDF form, with a Kindle and ePub version eventually forthcoming. Today I’m eventually releasing my new FREE ebook, The Definite Collection of Effing Limericks You can grab this poetic 39 page-turner by clicking the Add To Cart button below. You know you should ‘cos the poems are good.) For those of you that

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Day in the life: Tracy Reid

Practically Perfect PA

Also PA Life and Small PDF – This is a great website for converting PDF’s. This month’s Day in the life is from Tracy Reid, PA to two directors at Arup.

2017 130

Developing Real Skills for Virtual Teams


It is available online and in PDF. The Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina recently published a useful white paper on the topical area of developing skills for virtual teams. What I found most interesting was the section on Virtual Team Challenges. Virtual Teams

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How to Create Lead Magnets That Convert

The Solopreneur Life

This offer was for a PDF, created by Ian Brodie.). The Solopreneurship Self-Assessment Test: In 15 Minutes, Find Out How Close You Are To Becoming a Solopreneur (I developed this lead-magnet PDF product four years ago, and it still delivers three to five new prospects per day.)

2015 158

Eight Ways to Eliminate Paper and Clutter in Your Office

Ian's Messy Desk

When the HVAC system was installed, someone thought we might want the user manual for the system: a 400 page PDF document. Instead of filing the PDF on the network, the document was printed and placed in a filing cabinet , where it will sit until doomsday or at least until someone cleans out those files. Despite improvements in document handling technology, despite the convenience of PDF files, we still produce a lot of paper.

2014 113

You Can Buy Our Book On The Kindle Now

Daily Writing Tips

You can also buy it as a PDF download if you prefer, by clicking here. Simply uploading a PDF document won’t work. He converted our PDF into the.mobi format used by the Kindle, and when I uploaded it to Amazon it worked like a charm.

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5 Awesome Productivity Apps for Android Phones

Productivity Bits

With Document Scanner , your smart phone can scan the paper and convert it to a PDF file, making it easy to send as an attachment in email or save to a file and stop worrying about losing the hard copy. You can upload the PDF to other productivity apps in your phone as well.

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Rules for Filing Alphabetically

Laughing all the Way to Work

Although if you look at the attached PDF 1 you will note that they don't agree with my teacher on the phone book idea. I was taught that when you file the general rule is nothing comes before something. For example - Robb, P. comes before Robb, Patricia. But my teacher in highschool always used to say, "When in doubt, look in the phone book". The phone book is filed alphabetically and you can always use that as a reference.

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Today’s Admin Needs to Become a Mobile Office Pro

Office Dynamics

I use this app often from my mobile devices to view and sign contracts that are emailed to me in PDF form. Mobile has become the way in the daily operations of both our personal and business lives. It is increasingly important to know how to work productively from anywhere, anytime.

2016 195

ProAssisting partners with IngBoo for Link services!

ProAssisting Blog

pdf) that we’re putting out: “With all the different websites that have job postings out there, trying to stay on top of them on a daily basis takes a lot of time and energy&# , said Ethan Bull, CEO and Co-founder of ProAssisting.

2010 650

Book Review: The Fifth Age of Work

Small Business Labs

for the PDF or Kindle version. The Fifth Age of Work  describes how a broad mix of shifts and trends are transforming work and the workplace. The author, Drew Jones, is well suited to take on this subject.

2013 180

How To Do What’s Right With The Rest Of The Year


This year Jesse and I met while I was in his city at an event and we came up with the idea of offering a printable PDF of the calendar this year. You can check out the new printable PDF version of the calendar here. Once again, this year’s printed and PDF versions come in both tall and wide formats. Plus you’ll get a PDF that walks you through the process of using the calendar with the approach I created, The NOW Year™ Method.

2016 80

What Is Quality Content?

The Solopreneur Life

It might be a hard action, like placing an order, or a soft action, like downloading a PDF. W hen discussing content marketing, everyone talks about the need for “quality content.” ” But what is quality content? ContentMarketingInstitute.com has taken a stab at that question. Here are the highlights of their article, and I encourage you to read the CMI piece in its entirety. Quality content is user-oriented and engaging.

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Teleclass ~ De-Clutter & Organize Your Office Space

Office Organization Success

The class will be recorded so you’re not able to attend LIVE you’ll be able to listen to the audio afterwards and download the PDF class notes. Topic: De-Clutter and Organize Your Office Space. Date: Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 11:00 am EST. Led by Tracey Lawton. On this call I’ll be sharing with you simple tips for organizing your office space – whatever the size!

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9 Ways How To Earn Money Online

Dumb Little Man

Writing and selling a traditional book requires funds for printing, production, and marketing, whereas a simple text document can easily be converted into a PDF file. There are numerous legitimate ways a person can earn real money online.

2016 277

How Do You Spend Your Time?

Clutter Coach

His tool, the Emergent Task Timer , is available as a free PDF download on his site (which has tons of great productivity information , too). For clients with time management troubles, I have recommended occasionally that they keep track of what they do all day. It may be startling to find out exactly how much time you spend cruising around the internet or caught up in cross currents of email, but the idea isn't to make you feel bad.

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