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The Art of the Phone Interview

Job Advice Blog

What comes to mind when you think about a phone interview? He’s on his computer when … Continue reading The Art of the Phone Interview → Millennial Corner interview tips Job Advice JTL Services phone interview Raleigh Recruiter

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Reducing Inputs: Phones

Simple Productivity Blog

In this day, most of us have two or three phones. Each of these phones have voice mail, and usually one of those phones is carried at all times. The amount of information coming from these phones can be overwhelming. Let''s look at reducing the phone inputs.

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Mobile Phone Recycling – Promoting Proper Disposal of Electronic Gadgets

Eco-Office Gals

Mobile phone recycling is the best practice to save the planet and also to generate money in the process. Improper disposal of phones only fills out the landfills. Despite an economic downturn, the consumption of cell phones is on a steady rise. How are Old Mobile Phones Treated?

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This is How You Ace a Phone Interview

On The Job

For many job seekers, the first interaction they have with an employer is over the phone. But for some, it may be the first and the last contact if they’re not prepared to follow proper phone interview etiquette.

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5 Awesome Productivity Apps for Android Phones

Productivity Bits

I n the age of smart phones and apps, having information at your fingertips is simple. While it may seem a little extravagant and unnecessary, having a barcode scanner in your phone can actually save time and money. With Google Voice , you are assigned a phone number through Google.

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Is Your Phone Hurting Your Career?

On The Job

Are you being held hostage by your phone? In my personal experience, mindlessly relying on my phone and computer has been a useful, albeit insidious, way of avoiding uncomfortable feelings," writes Charlotte Lieberman , a New York-based writer and editor in the HBR article.

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Amazon's Shopping and Showrooming Phone

Small Business Labs

  The phone is priced at $199 to $299 with a two-year contract. Amazon is a retailer, so it's not surprising their new cellphone would be built for shopping.

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Tidy Way to Charge Your Phone

Clutter Coach

This adorable wall socket cover provides a spot to park your phone while it's charging. The antlers are rubber, so they'll grip the phone, plus there's more antler space for draping the cord. The post Tidy Way to Charge Your Phone appeared first on Clutter Coach.

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5 Ways to Nail a Surprise Phone Interview

On The Job

I think anyone can do well in a phone interview if they're prepared, but what happens when you get an ambush call? into the phone as you step in dog barf (the dog didn't like the cushion so much) and suddenly your career is teetering on the abyss. Children with less than stellar telephone-answering skills should be asked to refrain from answering the phone, unless they can tell from caller i.d. Don't answer the phone when you're in rush hour traffic or eating lunch.

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Smart Phones: Master or Servant?

Simple Productivity Blog

They were all glued to their smart phones, only looking up from the tiny screens when their waitress would come by and ask a question. Why Get A Smart Phone? Most of the people I know have gotten smart phones for one of two reasons: either they wanted the latest toy for the sake of having the latest gadget; or they believed that having a smart phone was a sure-fire answer to productivity issues. Smart Phones: Master or Servant? Smart phones are good devices.

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7 Ways to Make a Good Impression on the Phone

On The Job

But so does the phone conversation with the women was yelling at her kids every few minutes without turning away from the phone ("I TOLD YOU I'M ON THE PHONE! People are answering the phone with a 'Hey, how ya doin'?' What other phone tips do you have?

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5 Things to Help You Ace a Phone Interview

On The Job

They think they'll get some kind of warning that a phone interview will take place, when that's often not the case. Sometimes a hiring manager will just pick up the phone and call. Before you pick up the phone, take a deep breath so that you don't sound winded or rushed.

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5 Tips for Effective Phone Management

Ian's Messy Desk

The post 5 Tips for Effective Phone Management appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Schedule a time for the phone call if you are having problems making a connection. You just finished reading 5 Tips for Effective Phone Management !

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Tidy Way to Charge Your Phone

Clutter Coach

This adorable wall socket cover provides a spot to park your phone while it's charging. The antlers are rubber, so they'll grip the phone, plus there's more antler space for draping the cord. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The post Tidy Way to Charge Your Phone appeared first on Clutter Coach. And they come in three deer varieties!!! There's another model to cover a light switch.

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4 Tips for Doing Well in a Surprise Phone Interview

On The Job

I've written before about phone interviews , and my friend Scot Herrick over at Cube Rules recently addressed the issue in a helpful post. I think anyone can do well in a phone interview if they're prepared, but what happens when you get an ambush call?

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Your Phone Clutter Is Hurting Your Productivity

Simple Productivity Blog

I know I am not the only one who struggles with this, because when I see people looking for information on their phone it seems like they are tapping all over the place as well. My phone is cluttered. I''ll bet your phone is cluttered too. The post Your Phone Clutter Is Hurting Your Productivity appeared first on SimpleProductivityBlog.com.

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6 Steps To Get A Flood of Phone Calls With One Email

Dumb Little Man

The key to a “flood of phone calls email” is having something catchy and compelling that your audience can resonate with. Prior to sending the massive-flood-of-phone-calls-email, we followed the same process 3 weeks prior, sent a similar email and received phone calls. Originally, our subject headline was something to the effect of: “Violations to your privacy from unwanted phone calls”.

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Phone Coaching to Get You Organized

Clutter Coach

Click the link above for more details, or the one under Phone Coaching in the left column. As always, the initial half hour phone consultation is free. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The post Phone Coaching to Get You Organized appeared first on Clutter Coach. by Getting yourself organized is not rocket science. Unless the Muppets' game "One of These Things Is Not Like the Others" left you scratching your head, you can sort stuff into categories.

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How to Beat the Competition: 24/7 Phone Answering Service

Small Business CEO

… Information Technology business competition phone answering serviceA common complaint among small business owners is the battle to beat out the competition that exists in this day and age.

5 Options for Setting Appointments that Don’t Require a Phone

Tips From T. Marie

If you’re someone who has done business the traditional way for years you may not be able to fathom the idea of an office that doesn’t rely on the phone to do business. Did you know there are amazing online tools that can eliminate not only phone tag, but the phone itself for scheduling.

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Answering Your Phone: Is it You or Memorex?

Make or Break Moments

Posted by Deborah Chaddock Brown on August 25, 2010 under Telephone Moments | 2 Comments to Read Often our first interaction with our customer is over the phone.

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Saving Time Looking for Phone Numbers

Simple Productivity Blog

A friend of mine asked me for the phone number for my mechanic…for the fourth time in as many weeks. She writes down phone numbers in various places, and never has them with her when she needs them. Why Consolidate Phone Number? Why I Keep My Cell Phone On.

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Streamline Phone Numbers To Boost Productivity

Simple Productivity Blog

It used to be that there was one phone per physical location. And I am old enough to remember when that phone was provided by the phone company, mounted to the kitchen wall, and there was a long cord attached to it. Here are some suggestions for streamlining the phones: Taking Stock. Most people have a work-provided phone. Most of us have cell phones. Do you have a work-provided cell phone or pager? Home phone. Do you need a home phone?

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Why Virtual Phone Number is a Must-Have for an Online Business

Small Business CEO

The idea of a business phone number without any physical lines attached to it is a relative new one. … Information Technology Management online business virtual phone number

How to Manage Your Phone Call Mayhem

Productivity Bits

Here at Finmouse we use approximately 5 packs of post-its a week, we have an average of 500 plus contacts in our Phone Books, we talk to at least 50 phone contacts a day and probably have to remember 30 to 40 tasks related to those contacts. To get rid of this phone call mayhem, we came up with Call Reminder Notes an app that allows you to assign Reminder Notes to Phone Contacts, showing Reminder Notes during call with that Contact. Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits.

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How to Convert Online Store’s Visitors Into Customers Using Live Phone Answering Service

Small Business CEO

… Marketing Customer Service ecommerce phone answering serviceOne of the harsh realities of being an ecommerce store owner is that you can’t be available 24/7 in order to capture every potential sale.

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Smartphone Sales to Over Take Feature Phone Sales in 2011

Small Business Labs

Blog powered by TypePad Member since 01/2005 « 1 in 8 Consumers Forecasted to Cut or Eliminate Cable TV in 2010 | Main | An Overview of the Non-Profit Sector » May 12, 2010 Smartphone Sales to Over Take Feature Phone Sales in 2011 Nielsen is forecasting that smartphone sales in the U.S.

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10 Tips for Taking Effective Phone Messages

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap 10 Tips for Taking Effective Phone Messages Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on October 14, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Write it down on a piece of paper, preferably a phone-message pad.

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Cellphone vs. Landline – Do You Need Both? How to Save on Your Phone Bills

Dumb Little Man

It’s hard to believe now, but up until about 20 years ago, a wireless phone was a luxury that only the wealthy could afford. Even in the early 1990s, the cellphone was considered to be a frivolous item, while the landline phone was a necessity.

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Get On The Phone With Joan: A Q&A Opportunity

Office Dynamics

Sign up below for access to our call so you can "get on the phone with Joan!". For the first time ever , Joan will be on the line, live on Tuesday, March 19 at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time/2:00 p.m. Eastern, to answer your questions. Not sure about what program is best for you?

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Sir, Please Put the Phone Down. 5 Tips to Free You From The Shackles of your Phone

Dumb Little Man

Research has proven that workers distracted by email and phone calls suffer from many issues, even including a fall in IQ during the period of distraction. The problem is when switching back and forth from one task to cell phone management is your standard operating procedure.

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8 Ways Cell Phones Can Harm Your Health

Laughing all the Way to Work

Here is a link to an article that you might be interested in regarding the use of cell phones as it relates to your health. harm administrative professional eating healthy Administrative Assistant cell phone banSince we all use this technology I thought it would be a timely reminder that moderation is probably the best rule of thumb: [link].

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How to Text a Cell Phone from your Computer

Dumb Little Man

There are a number of different ways to text someone if you don’t have access to your cell phone. Maybe you are in a location that has wifi but not cell signal, or you left your phone at home, or you just prefer the size of a full computer keyboard rather than a tiny facsimile on a smart phone, or worse, a nine-digit keypad. For example, if the phone number is 123-456-7890, and the person has an […].

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5 Tips for Choosing the Right Phone Answering Service

Small Business CEO

Choosing the right phone answering service to take your customer calls and/or take calls from clients and associates when you’re not available is critical to growing a business successfully. Here are 5 tips to help you choose the right phone answering service for your company: 1.

How to Choose the Best Phone Answering Service for Your eCommerce Business

Small Business CEO

When it comes to phone service in an ecommerce business, the level needs to be top-notch. ” Understanding just how important customer service is, it’s not enough to call up the first phone answering service you see on the front page of Google, sign up, and call it a day.…

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Some of the Best GTD Apps for Android Phones

Productivity Bits

There are many different GTD apps that are available for Android phones. All cell phone plans and phones make downloading apps easy to do for your android phone. Android phones are typically able to access an Android Market in order to download the apps.

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Desk Phones Vs. Softphones – Which one is better?

Small Business CEO

Desk phones are going out of trend. In fact, most of the decision makers have already migrated to soft and VoIP phones according to recent Frost & Sullivan survey. A mid-grade, voice only desk phone costs nearly $100.

When Using Your Cell Phone can be Bad Manners

Laughing all the Way to Work

Why does all our good etiquette sense go out the window just because we are a cell phone? Some employers are even considering banning cell phone use at work because of our poor etiquette. [1] 1] What is it about the cell phone that we just have to run for it when it rings? Soap Opera Transit A phone rings on the bus and everyone looks down and reaches for their cell. Remember everyone can hear your phone conversations when you are on a cell.

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More Global Mobile Phone Subscribers Than People by 2015

Small Business Labs

I was reading GigaOm Pro's Global Mobile Subscriber Forecast and noticed that by 2015 the world will have quite a few more global mobile phone subscriptions than people. 

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