5 Fast and Easy Ways to Create a PDF File

Stephanie LH Calahan

  Creating a PDF file (one that can be read easily regardless of the computer it is being opened on) used to be cumbersome. You either needed to purchase expensive software or have a graphics person create the file for you. 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? "

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Need To Create a PDF? Don't Have the Software? Don't Panic!

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Need To Create a PDF? If you are interested in purchasing a copy, you can find Adobe Acrobat products here. This will enable you to create a PDF-like file where no one can manipulate information. Dont Have the Software? Dont Panic! By The Professional Assistant on Wednesday, October 15, 2008 Filed Under: MS-Access , MS-Excel , MS-Outlook , MS-PowerPoint , MS-Word , Productivity Y ou receive an e-mail from your manager.

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

Stephanie LH Calahan

  One item frequently purchased at this time of year is a calendar or planner for the upcoming year.  It is perfect for people who are in sales of any kind, especially if the customer or client does not generally make a buying decision immediately, or if follow up is needed after the initial purchase. I purchased two dry-erase magnetic calendars and place them side by side on the refrigerator. Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

Looking for Great Deals For Your Office?

Professional Assistant Blog

By The Professional Assistant on Tuesday, October 21, 2008 Filed Under: Productivity A re you the person that purchases stationary and other items for your department? There are some companies that, unfortunately, don’t allow for purchases such as stationary , fax machines , toner , etc. Home About Me Advertise Looking for Great Deals For Your Office?

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How Product Configurators Can Help A Small Business With Customization

Dumb Little Man

It also informs customer’s purchasing decisions. It also has instantly available data for every product configuration, which includes: downloadable CAD and BIM models, tiered pricing based on fixed data, unique part numbers for easy repeat purchases, and PDF sheets on each product.

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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.

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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. Affiliate advertising is a system based on performance which means that you don’t earn any money unless the visitor actually clicks on your link and makes an actual purchase. There are numerous legitimate ways a person can earn real money online.

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Get Organized with a Business Binder

Jen Lawrence

Comprehensive Business Binder pdf – you can get it here! This post contains links as part of an affiliate program I participate in, which means, if you make a purchase, at no additional cost to you, I will take home a small commission. One of my biggest frustrations as a business owner is the sheer amount of information I have to maintain.

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Steps for Creating a Paperless Home Office

Productivity Bits

Simply configure your scanner software to use optical character recognition (OCR) to automatically turn every scanned document into a searchable PDF, which allows you to find documents by searching for words they contain. With the addition of multiple cables, it is a good idea to purchase cable management solutions to avoid a tangled mess.

You Can Buy Our Book On The Kindle Now

Daily Writing Tips

Just visit the official Amazon page , and you’ll be able to purchase and download it immediately. 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. The Kindle fans out there can now buy our book on that platform.

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The 3-Step Business Success Formula

Office Organization Success

Many business owners just starting out get caught up in the glamour of having an info product, or group training program, available for the clients and customers to purchase or register for. The product can be a PDF document, such as a workbook or report, and/or an audio file, maybe of a live teleclass.

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4 Tips For Keeping Important Documents Safe

Practically Perfect PA

For around £100 you can purchase a fireproof case made of a reinforced material that will survive fire damage, flooding and impact from falling objects. Locking a document and making it accessible via a password is fairly straightforward with PDF software. We all have important documents that we need to keep safe. Whether it is for personal or business use, there are always some papers, invoices and key documents we just can’t afford to lose.

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How to Block Online Distractions and Improve Productivity

Productivity Bits

You can either leave the web pages open in your browser or, save them as PDF files. Coffee shops are great for this, as many of them will request that you not overstay your welcome and/or make a purchase every hour. O nline distractions, the Internet can be an overwhelming place. It’s easy for a simple research mission to turn into an online shopping spree or for your email to arrive in a never-ending stream that you just have to respond to immediately.

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The NOW Year and The New Year

Productivityist

There are some design elements for the PDF version (including some much needed edits) and the new release also includes an EPUB version — great for e-readers and iBooks — and the Amazon Kindle version. through Amazon , but you won''t get the EPUB and PDF versions through that purchasing method.). Thanks again to all those who have already ordered The NOW Year. This week marks the release of The NOW Year: Version 1.1 – just in time for the holiday break.

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Introducing The Awareness Building Class

Productivityist

It really delivers the goods with five audio sessions, a PDF workbook featuring key takeaways and action items, and professionally edited transcriptions of all audio. If you’ve already purchased The Focus Course then Shawn is also going to take care of you by providing access to The Awareness Building Class for free as well. Click here to purchase The Focus Course and receive The Awareness Building Class for FREE until October 26th.

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Achieving a Single Customer View

The Small Business Blog

Full correspondence history: Because the Cloud CRM app allows you to associate files with single customers or companies you can easily scan any physical correspondence you receive from them and add it as a PDF. Product history: Store a historical record of what the customer purchases and any service requirements or issues they might have had. Having all your invaluable customer data in one place with Cloud CRM allows you to achieve a Single Customer View.

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A Better Journey to Markdown with David Sparks and Eddie Smith

Productivityist

You can get more details on Markdown at the Markdown web page , purchase the iBooks version directly from here , or pick up the PDF here. Those of you who have been following me for a while will remember my Journey to Markdown series , where I decided to finally take the plunge and learn Markdown. While it wasn’t as harrowing a journey as I thought it might be, I definitely would have benefited from the latest MacSparky Field Guide™ simply titled Markdown.

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The Golden Questions: Answer These Questions. Rule Your Market.

The Solopreneur Life

What excuses do people use to defend not purchasing my product or service? If you’d like a free copy of “The Golden Questions&# in PDF format, send me an email and I will be happy to get it out to you. T oo often in marketing, we as solopreneurs and small-business owners ask the obvious questions and we take the answers at face value. The truth is that most of the time, we don’t really know why we do the things we do.

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The Apps I Use

Simple Productivity Blog

This journaling app lets me attach pictures to the entries and exports both to PDF and Evernote. Purchased originally for the singing bowls, I love listening to the vocal chant. While I did purchase many of the same games I used on the Palm, I don’t have as many games in the iPod anymore. When this blog first started, many eons ago, it was Palm-centered.

2012 156

Diving Deeper Into Dropbox: The Ultimate Unofficial Dropbox Guide

Productivityist

Whenever someone sends me a book to read or a PDF to view, I save it in a folder in Dropbox called “To Read” so that I can view it easily on my iPad. You’ll get the guide for just $17 – a savings of 25% – if you purchase before Sunday June 22nd. This screencast (which will gradually become a series of screencasts demonstrating the evolution of how I use Dropbox) is only going to be available for those who purchase The Ultimate Unofficial Dropbox Guide before this offer expires.

A Better Journey to Markdown with David Sparks and Eddie Smith

Productivityist

You can get more details on Markdown at the Markdown web page , purchase the iBooks version directly from here , or pick up the PDF here. Those of you who have been following me for a while will remember my Journey to Markdown series , where I decided to finally take the plunge and learn Markdown. While it wasn’t as harrowing a journey as I thought it might be, I definitely would have benefited from the latest MacSparky Field Guide™ simply titled Markdown.

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Turn Inaction into Action with The Ready Retreat Workbooks

Productivityist

These self-paced digital workbooks are downloadable PDF files that allow you to get a real jumpstart on making progress on several important aspects that will need your attention to boost efficiency and effectiveness. The current series of workbooks can be purchased individually for $14.99

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How to Use Evernote: 22 Ways

Ian's Messy Desk

Document Storage - When I receive a document (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, or PDF) that I’ll need again, I forward it to Evernote. Track Personal Spending – When you make a personal purchase, scan or photograph the receipt, and send it to Evernote. Image via Wikipedia. Yesterday, Evernote announced they had passed ten-million registered users. I don’t know how that stacks up against active users, but I suspect the ratio is high. What is Evernote?

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Assistant Recommended Apps for Productivity

Office Dynamics

With TinyScan, you can scan your documents at anywhere and store or email them as PDF files. I upgraded to paid version of this app because it helps me capture receipts by scanning them and emailing them in as soon as I make a purchase. Life is moving fast! Days at the office go by faster and faster. In the role of the office assistant, the more productive you are, the more useful you are! This really applies to all roles.

2014 161

Snail Mail 101

Clutter Coach

Things you are keeping that you don’t need to: receipts that are not for tax purposes or under-warranty purchases. You can download PDF copies and keep them on your computer. by Originally posted 2011-06-20 17:24:42. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Ah, the plague of the daily mail. Kind of like death and taxes, it’s inevitable. Here’s what’s in your mailbox: stuff to. delegate. act on. trash. Let’s call it DRAFT for short. Delegate.

2014 109

Cool Find of the Week – Carbonite iPhone App for Remote File Access

Andrea Kalli

txt files, pdf’s, presentations, spreadsheets, and probably several others. MATERIAL CONNECTION DISCLOSURE: You should assume that I, Andrea Kalli, have an affiliate relationship and/or another material connection to the providers of goods and services mentioned in this page and may be compensated when you purchase from a provider. Wowzers! I just discovered a very cool find for my iPhone.

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Cool Find of the Week – Carbonite iPhone App for Remote File Access

Andrea Kalli

txt files, pdf’s, presentations, spreadsheets, and probably several others. MATERIAL CONNECTION DISCLOSURE: You should assume that I, Andrea Kalli, have an affiliate relationship and/or another material connection to the providers of goods and services mentioned in this page and may be compensated when you purchase from a provider. Wowzers! I just discovered a very cool find for my iPhone.

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Taking Traveling, Talking, and Trying to the Next Level

Productivityist

Thirdly, it’s been too long since I’ve delivered an eBook of any kind that could be purchased. Featuring three formats (PDF, EPUB, and MOBI), you''ll get 23 articles of various lengths delivered in one easy-to-digest eBook format. For example, I''m working on an audiobook version of Beyond Trying as well, which you will get in a future update for free upon purchase of this product. This past week – my first small sabbatical – was definitely needed.

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Simplify Receipts with Shoeboxed.com

Simple Productivity Blog

This would be a great help for specific stores; the one that pops into mind would be having anything purchased at my local Girl Scout council be flagged as a Girl Scout purchase for end-of-year reporting. Besides the standard money-management packages of Quicken and Quickbooks, you can also export to Excel, CSV formatted text, PDF and Evernote. Think about it: no more junky email from companies you purchased things from once, and you can’t get off the list!

2010 116

How to Boost Your Blogging Game with Digital Flipbooks

Men With Pens

The procedure: Design your PDF(s). Upload the final PDF file to the site. You can choose to digitize only a portion of your book and offer the full version for purchase or in exchange for an email subscription. With over 181 million blogs out there, most of your readers are probably bloggers themselves, so they might be wary of exchanging their email address for yet another PDF.

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Featured Soloist Revka Stearns: “Don’t Wait For Perfection”

The Solopreneur Life

I plan to start blogging within the next week, will make more contacts and build relationships by interacting with others at forums and social media sites like Facebook and Twitter, and will purchase advertising as needed. I regularly use WordPress, Notepad++, Photoshop Elements (I just upgraded to the full-blown version of Photoshop and am still learning my way around there), Microsoft Word, Core FTP Lite, Primo PDF, Firefox, and Skype (great for training sessions).

2010 187

Beyond Books: Building Multiple Streams of Income

Andrea Kalli

Ebooks The easiest way to create an ebook is to convert your printed book to a PDF document. Book formats on Smashwords include PDF documents and formats that can be read by ebook readers and devices like Kindle, Sony Reader, iPod, and Palm. Package prices should reflect a discount of 20% to 30% of the price of the products purchased separately. Even though these are affiliate links, I use or have purchased nearly all of the products and services listed below.

2010 133

Beyond Books: Building Multiple Streams of Income | Internet.

Andrea Kalli

Ebooks The easiest way to create an ebook is to convert your printed book to a PDF document. Book formats on Smashwords include PDF documents and formats that can be read by ebook readers and devices like Kindle, Sony Reader, iPod, and Palm. Package prices should reflect a discount of 20% to 30% of the price of the products purchased separately. Even though these are affiliate links, I use or have purchased nearly all of the products and services listed below.

2010 133

Free ACT! (CRM) Video Tutorials

Professional Assistant Blog

If you’re looking to purchase ACT! Home About Me Advertise Free ACT! CRM) Video Tutorials By The Professional Assistant on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 Filed Under: Productivity A re you using ACT! as your client relationship manager (CRM)? Did your boss just decide to install it on his/her system and yours then told you, "Read the manual, were going to be using this from now on"? for your company, click here. This same thing happened to me as well as one of my readers.

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Contest: Best Stress Tips - Win $1500

Professional Assistant Blog

No purchase is necessary to enter, so why not try your luck! Home About Me Advertise Contest: Best Stress Tips - Win $1500 By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, October 02, 2008 Filed Under: Productivity D o you feel stressed at work? Do you feel that you need to relieve yourself of daily stressors whenever you have the time (which Im sure isnt too often)? People get stressed all of the time. I do too, so dont feel that you are alone.

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Restaurant Reservations - Find An Open Table Online!

Professional Assistant Blog

It even provides you with a detailed map of the location, you can purchase flowers for the person that you are dining with and you can even earn dining rewards points towards a gift certificate for the choice of restaurant that’s part of this site. Home About Me Advertise Restaurant Reservations - Find An Open Table Online!

Labelling The Features In Microsoft Word

Professional Assistant Blog

With my department, we purchase labels from another source and on the back of the label box shows the Avery type label with a 4 digit number. Home About Me Advertise Labelling The Features In Microsoft Word By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, September 04, 2008 Filed Under: MS-Word , Productivity D o you create letters or labels in Microsoft Word ?

Tired of Sending Recurring E-mails?

Professional Assistant Blog

You can use either an online service called LetterMeLater.com or purchase SendLater for Microsoft Outlook. Home About Me Advertise Tired of Sending Recurring E-mails? By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, February 14, 2008 Filed Under: MS-Outlook , Organize , Productivity D o you find that you write the same e-mails over and over again? Do you feel that there should be an easier way of doing this? Of course there is. It all depends on how you need to do this.

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Blogging Here and There

Professional Assistant Blog

Many online companies provide webhosting domain but a thorough knowledge is required to purchase it. Home About Me Advertise Blogging Here and There By The Professional Assistant on Friday, December 28, 2007 Filed Under: Organize , Prioritize , Productivity A s you may have noticed, I havent been blogging on a daily basis for about 2 weeks now. I realized that blogging is great, but you have to try to have a life outside of the computer world as well.

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Tweaking vs. Fiddling

Productivityist

Click here to purchase this combination ebook, guided audio program, and quickstart PDF for just $10 now! I’m not a morning person. I tend to do my best work in the wee hours hours of the late evening, where I find that my creative juices are flowing. So I generally stay up late and get up late for that reason. I’m also not working so much as an individual right now either.

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The Solopreneur Life “Friday Bits” Column #22

The Solopreneur Life

4MB PDF document). • goes on sale October 12, but subscribers to TheSolopreneurLife.com can purchase it October 4 on a one-day-only release. (To I t’s the end of the week, and just like every Friday at The Solopreneur Life, I have tasty, mostly-nutritious bits of information to share with you. This week’s menu includes: • John Jantsch’s small-business trends for 2011. Factors that affect the value of your business. • The adventures of a goblin. •

2010 152

Pandora's Office May Have Been Worse than Her Box

The Office Professionals Place

In an effort to eliminate paper, you may want to scan the document, save it as a PDF, and file it in an electronic file. Look into purchasing an all-in-one fax, printer, and copier. The Office Professionals Place by Elite Office Concepts The purpose of this blog is to educate, enlighten, motivate, inspire, and strengthen office professionals to grow in their professional development. Lets grow together!

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