Expense Management Process

Practically Perfect PA

Collecting and processing expenses is not fun. In fact, I’ll go further as to say processing expenses can be an absolute time zapper for Assistants. There I’ve said it – call me controversial if you like but I stand by my statement!

Freebie: Email Processing Poster

Simple Productivity Blog

I’ve released a new freebie – a poster on Email Processing. The post Freebie: Email Processing Poster appeared first on SimpleProductivityBlog.com. To get it, put your email address in below, and click on the button! Email: .

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Redefining Email Processing

Simple Productivity Blog

My Previous Process. This kept my inbox clean of the noise that came in via newsletters and mailing lists, and kept my email in nice buckets for later processing. Lagging Processing. As the result of one suggested process improvement, I had implemented Action labels. What happened, largely due to my unread email piling up all over GMail, was that these folders never got processed. My Process. Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog.

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Podcast 078: The iterative process

Clutter Coach

This is podcast 78 and it’s about the iterative process. In the design world, an iterative process is one in which a prototype is tested to see if it fulfills its purpose. You can capitalize on this by using an iterative decluttering process. What I mean by an iterative process is that you go through these items on a regular basis, maybe once a year. The post Podcast 078: The iterative process appeared first on Clutter Coach

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Automating the Appointment process

The Small Business Blog

That’s why the Appointment App from WinWeb is a great way of automatically scheduling your appointments via your existing blog, website… Read the full article here: Automating the Appointment process on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

2013 165

All Aboard the Induction Process

Practically Perfect PA

One of the tasks that is often given to a PA/EA is the introduction of new members of staff and having the responsibility for the induction process. Was there anything that could have been improved and if so can you add this to your process for new employees? In addition quite often we will be conducting the process for people that are more senior to us and so showing how organised and helpful we are can only reflect well and may lead to other opportunites with them in the future.

2012 148

Career Management: Defining the Process and Purpose

Eat Your Career

Say Hello Meet Your Hostess Career Management: Defining the Process and Purpose Written on July 29, 2010 by Chrissy Scivicque in Career The term “career management” is a bit abstract for some people. Part of the career management process involves monitoring and adjusting them as needed.

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Someone Else Can Do These 5 Business Processes Better Than You (No Offense)

Small Business CEO

What separates the truly great from the just-pretty-good is the ability to know when you’re better off outsourcing non-core business processes to outside partners capable of doing them right. … Management business process outsourcing

2018 68

The Three-Step Process for Simple Email Processing

Simple Productivity Blog

Speed Processing By Using Your Program To Sort Mail. By setting up correct folders and automatically processing your mail, you will quickly get to those items that need your direct attention. Wednesdays are simplicity days at SimpleProductivity blog.

2011 197

The Sacred Process of Growth

Eat Your Career

The process of breaking down and breaking through happens over and over throughout life, and yet, it never seems to get any easier. The post The Sacred Process of Growth appeared first on Eat Your Career. I was ready to quit. I had my email message all typed up.

2012 164

Speed Up Email Processing Using Mailbox Techniques

Simple Productivity Blog

Unfortunately, it means I have a lot of email to process. One of the greatest applications that I use on my iPhone and iPad is called Mailbox, and its sole purpose is to make processing Gmail easy. The post Speed Up Email Processing Using Mailbox Techniques appeared first on SimpleProductivityBlog.com. One of the things I do to simplify my email is I have everything end up in my Gmail account.

2014 171

Outsourcing your Business Processes to a Virtual Assistant: What You Really Need to Know

Tips From T. Marie

Business Tips Featured Working with a Virtual Assistant business Business Process Outsourcing virtual assistance virtual assistant virtual assistants Categories: Business Tips. Featured.

2013 193

What is Robotic Process Automation (RPA)?

Small Business Labs

So we're really like the term "RPA", which stands for robotic process automation. RPA provides dramatic improvements in accuracy and cycle time and increased productivity in transaction processing while it elevates the nature of work by removing people from dull, repetitive tasks.

2015 182

10 Ways to Optimize Your Business Manufacturing Process

Small Business CEO

Streamlining your manufacturing process can help to save time, save money and help to minimize operational discrepancies. If you are looking for ways to optimize the manufacturing process for your product or factory business, read on for 10 invaluable tips.

2015 103

Even Processing Credit Cards Can Be Paperless

Eco-Office Gals

However, you don’t have to be drawn into a merchant account for credit card processing that uses paper receipts, a bulky device at the register and paper monthly reports sent to you in the mail. Why should processing credit cards be any different?

A Closed-List Approach to Processing Email

Simple Productivity Blog

However, as you are processing through the email box, more email pours in, and you end up answering email for a much longer time than you had intended. We will process existing email into folders, then only work on the folders. Processing Closed Email Lists.

2010 188

Understanding the Process of Career Reinvention

Eat Your Career

But, truth be told, career reinvention is a continuous process for most people. The process itself doesn’t change though, whether you’re in need of a serious career overhaul or a minor makeover. This is a critical phase of the process that is often overlooked.

2011 186

Benefits of the Group Decision-Making Process

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Benefits of the Group Decision-Making Process Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on April 19, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Participation improves understanding of the decision-making process.

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[Video] Streamline Your Bottom Line with Payment Processing

Office Organization Success

With only a few weeks left till the end of the year, if there’s ONE thing I recommend you do between now and then, it’s to set up a merchant account so that you can streamline your payment processes, and increase your cashflow.

2013 181

The Process


I''ve been playing with Vine more recently (much to the chagrin of my Mikes on Mics co-host Mr. Schechter) and one of the "vines" I posted was a tongue-in-cheek one called "The Process", which I''ve embedded below. The process is far from easy. The process allows for progress.

2013 68

How I Fixed My Broken Writing Process


Unfortunately, I hate this process. This would drag out the process, and I’d procrastinate. A few months ago, I started thinking more critically about my writing process. The frustration of repeating this process two or three times every week finally made me question if there might be a better way. My process for writing a new article generally went something like this: Search for articles, research papers, books, or other material related to my topic.

2017 66

How to Improve Your Customer Service Through Efficient Process

Small Business CEO

Businesses that rely on talent alone are unstable and unpredictable, and when there’s a problem with an aspect of the business, there aren’t the processes in place to find it, isolate it, and fix it to get the product to the customer on time.…

3 Simple Ways To Overcome Your Deepest Insecurities (And Become Happier In the Process)

Dumb Little Man

The post 3 Simple Ways To Overcome Your Deepest Insecurities (And Become Happier In the Process) appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Six months ago, I was an insecure wreck. If you were to look at me from the outside, you would have thought I was pretty successful for my age.

2016 262

Streamlining Supply Chain Management: Perfecting Your Purchase to Pay Processes

Small Business CEO

There are many points where problems can arise along the supply chain , but one of the most common areas that managers can look at to create more efficiency is the purchase to pay process (P2P). … Management purchase to pay process scm supply chain management

Small Business Checklist: Business Process Outsourcing | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

21 Comments » | Trackback | Share This 21 Responses to “ Small Business Checklist: Business Process Outsourcing &# Floyd Buenavente Said on March 14th, 2008 at 7:50 am Thank you very much for these pointers Stefan. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

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9 Step Process To Manage Your Remote Team

Office Dynamics

The infographic below documents the process that has worked for us and we hope it will help you manage your remote team better as well. The 9 Step Process to Manage Your Remote Team – An infographic by Hubstaff.com.

2016 153

How Comindware Process Change your BPM

Small Business CEO

Business Process Management ( BPM ) is all about making sure that business processes and workflow is executed in a more effective and efficient manner.

2015 86

Productivity as a Process


Collect, Process, Organize, Review and Do. It is a process and not a goal. Biggest lesson learned: It is a process, its about doing the right things, the effective things. This is a guest post by David Wyndham.

2013 89

Top Tips for Ensuring Your Company’s Payment Processes Are Secure

Small Business CEO

Read on for some top tips you can follow today to ensure payment processes are secure as possible.… … Information Technology IT security payment processes secure payment

2017 63

How Your Business Can Save Money on Credit Card Processing Fees

Small Business CEO

Not only are you responsible for your customer’s satisfaction and ensuring that your brand is well established, but you are also responsible for various fees related to a sale, such as credit card processing fees. … Finance credit card processing fees save money

Here’s a Fun Exercise That Should Speed Your Branding Process

The Solopreneur Life

I f you’re an aspiring or new solopreneur, here’s an fun exercise that should speed your branding process. To give you an idea of how the exercise works, below are the covers I chose when I went through the process with Naomi four years ago for TheSoloprenerLife.com.

2013 218

Creating Your Professional Development Plan: The 10-Step Process

Eat Your Career

Curious about how to create your own Professional Development Plan? Learn my 10-step system in this short video training session. Additional Resources: Build Your Professional Development Plan Workbook. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this!

2011 190

Practical Productivity: Personalize Your Own Process


The “Zoomout Chart” -> My Own Personal “Reminder Board” In addition to using a variety of methods to form my own personalized productivity style, I also use a wide variety of software programs to accomplish my process such as Todoist, OneNote, GanttProject, and Coach.me.

2015 105

4 Skills to Master for Improving Business Processes

Small Business CEO

There are small skills everyone in your company can learn to help improve your business processes. Business owners often look for ways their companies can improve. After all, nothing is ever perfect and the more your company evolves, the more likely it is you’ll succeed long-term.

2018 61

Top 5 Tips for Small Business Payment Processing

The Small Business Blog

The top 5 tips weekly post is always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. Allow customers to purchase from you in the way they want to, rather than just limiting them to one method. For example, if you only accept payment in person at your shop then you…

2012 175

Moxie Tip 161: Have an Interview Process

Virtual Moxie

Have a very specific interview/consultation process that you use with potential new clients. Communication Expectations Moxie Tips AssistU Moxie Tips Virtual Assistant Virtual Assistant Training Virtual Moxie

Is Customer Service Part of Your Business Process?

Make or Break Moments

How you do your business Who your customers are How you find them The 1,2,3s of producing your product/service Your billing and receivables process Employee relations and hiring/firing practices It is all pretty cut and dry. But what about the customer service process?

A Simple 5-Step Process to Separate Your Actions from Negative Thoughts

Dumb Little Man

The 5 Step Process Here is my 5-step process to act in a valued direction while experience negative thoughts and/or emotions: “I can’t walk.” As a collegiate student-athlete for many years, I was constantly reminded to think positively.

2013 286

PIE: The Simple 3-Step Process for Creating Your Strategic Business Plan

Office Organization Success

Today, I’d like to share with you my simple, 3-step process, for sitting down and crafting your own strategic business plan. So there you have my simple 3-step process for creating your strategic business plan.

2013 179

What Makes Up a Development Finance Funding Process?

Small Business CEO

One of the major problems with property development lenders is that it can be a little awkward to stay abreast of all the different nuances, developments and changes.

Do you have a process for working with new clients?

Office Organization Success

Having a clear client intake system in place makes it really easy to bring new clients on board. So, next time you’re having a conversation with a potential client (whether that’s in-person, over the phone, or via email) and they express an interest in working with you, you can say, “Great! The next step is to …” and tell them what happens next. Quick Biz Tip

2012 141

The Interview Process Needs to Be Understood

Job Advice Blog

Because that situation is a given, a candidate can improve the chances for hire by better understanding the interview process itself and the emotional aspects of the interview. Many interviewers don’t know how to interview, and the majority of candidates are not sufficiently prepared for the test. Conversely from what our instinct might tell us, [.]. Interview Skills by Alex Freund career advice interview interview techniques Interview tips by Alex Freund

When Words Are Not Enough, Change Processes

Business Writing

A client emailed a request to employees who are registered for an upcoming Better Business Writing class I will teach. In her message, she asked them to email their answers to four prework questions to me. Nearly all the employees. Email Writing Tips

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