Travel Without the Tab

Office Dynamics

It’s awesome to be an administrative professional because you sometimes get to travel without the tab. . During my 20 year career, I traveled to some places that were fun, interesting, exotic, and breathtaking. Needless to say, it was more enjoyable to travel without the tab.

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Business Travel Safety in a Volatile World

Practically Perfect PA

Whether travelling domestically or internationally, corporations have a Duty of Care to employees visiting other cities and locations for business. Accounting for the safety and the whereabouts of business travellers has never been of greater importance for international companies.

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Bleisure Travel Continues to Increase

Small Business Labs

We first reported on bleisure travel , which is the the blending of business and leisure travel, back in 2015.    A According to the folks at the expense reporting and management firm, SAP Concur, it continues to gain popularity. 

2018 193

How To Stay Safe and Prevent Theft While Traveling

Dumb Little Man

Traveling to a new state or country can be very exciting and relaxing at the same time. Here are a few ideas on how to stay safe while traveling abroad or even during a simple weekend getaway: Before You Leave, Protect Your Home. Monitor Credit Cards and Credit Reports.

2018 212

The tax implication of business travel

Practically Perfect PA

In this blog post we have concentrated on the tax implication of travel, as we believe it’s a very relevant issue today. As a company Voyage Manager provides end to end travel tracking and monitoring services, with a historical focus on safety and security.

Travel 181

2015 Travel Trends

Small Business Labs

There are already  lots of 2015 travel trend lists out.  According to the World Travel Market Global Trends report golf is in a decline, dropping from 25 million players in the early 2000s to 19 million in 2013.    Happy travels in 2015.

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Assistant Recommended Apps for Travel

Office Dynamics

All this information is waiting in the palm of your hand and it has the power to make travel for yourself or your leader so much easier! Best Apps for Travel Recommended by Assistants. Mobile travel planning made easy. A complimentary travel organizer.

Travel 165

Tips for the Tourist in All of Us: The Savvy Admin’s Guide to Travel!

Office Dynamics

I have observed hundreds of assistants travel and heard numerous stories about their travel experiences both while in transit to Las Vegas and during their stay in Las Vegas. It is for this very reason that I had Nancy Fraze, an Office Dynamics journalist, write, a list of Travel Tips.

2018 178

11 Halos - Part 3 (reporting & fans)

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs 11 Halos – Part 3 (reporting & fans) Friday, June 19, 2009 at 4:19 pm // By: // Category: Baseball Today, he drove to Tempe, to the Angels Tempe Diablo Stadium to report.

2009 130

The Intuit 2020 Report - 20 Trends for the Next Decade

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

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All work and some play: the rise of the ‘Bleisure’ travellers

Practically Perfect PA

When you’re one half of a couple, frequent business travel can take its toll on your relationship. However, for some business travellers (and even their partners) there is a middle ground. We’ve organised our lives around travel.

2016 141

Things You Didn’t Know That Occur While Traveling

Dumb Little Man

Imagine that you’re traveling in a group of four and searching online for four airline seats. If the travel site you’re using only has three free at a discounted rate and another at a normal fare, guess which price you’ll see for all four? Lifehacks Time Travel

2016 181

Travel Tips For the Solopreneur

Step It Up VA Coaching

Even an online business owner can’t always get away from traveling – there are workshops, mastermind meetings, client meetings, trainings or other opportunities to network face-to-face. As a Virtual Assistant, you should have the freedom to travel, and also be able to enjoy it. Here are some tips to help make your travel – business or otherwise – as smooth and enjoyable as possible, so you don’t return back to chaos! by Donna Toothaker.

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How to Cover your Unexpected Round-the-World Travel Expenses “(Edited)”

Dumb Little Man

No matter where you go, how you go or how many days your stay will be, you can easily spend more cash than you thought you would when traveling. Unexpected travel expenses can cost you more than you would spend if you just stay at home. There are several unexpected travel expenses that can fast spike the total price of your trip to an uncomfortable height. Travel insurance. Travel insurance is not really common among people. How To Money Travel

2017 154

How to Plan Business Travel & Business Travel Planning Checklists

Office Dynamics

Travel Planning for Executive & Administrative Assistants. But I really didn’t understand the intricacies of travel until I became an executive and traveled often. For 22 years, I have been traveling; mostly within the United States. So, if I think it is tough being a traveler in the United States, just imagine how difficult it is for the executives who travel great distances often—and have to show up for meetings!

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My Monthly Theme Report: January 2017

Productivityist

This will be something I launch before I travel to Tropical Think Tank in March at the absolute latest. Next month: February 2017 – My Monthly Theme is “Talks” The post My Monthly Theme Report: January 2017 appeared first on Productivityist. My Monthly Theme Reports Productivity January monthly themes time themingEvery month I send out an email to subscribers of the My Monthly Theme Series that dives into my plans for the month ahead.

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My Monthly Theme Report: February 2017

Productivityist

Writing this report is just the catalyst I need for that. My Daily Themes did help me with my talks during the past month, but they actually helped me work on the other tasks I needed to take care of before my travels in March more. I mapped out my talks further, and I planned what needed doing before my travels for work and home. I’ll dive deeper into that in next month’s report.). The post My Monthly Theme Report: February 2017 appeared first on Productivityist.

2017 58

10 Tips for Protecting Personal Data While Travelling

Ian's Messy Desk

Laptops and phones are powerful enough that we can complete most types of tasks while travelling; any location can be a workstation. This can be a major productivity boon if you’re traveling on business. Is it safe to be filing reports from airports or coffee shops?

2011 224

Travel Tips for Your Administrative Professionals Conference or Training Event

Office Dynamics

The Savvy Admin’s Guide to Travel! I have observed hundreds of assistants travel and heard numerous stories about their travel experiences both while in transit to Las Vegas and during their stay in Las Vegas. It will certainly reduce any travel stress you may experience.

Day 3: 17th Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence Special Report

Office Dynamics

By Nancy Fraze, Reporter in the Field. The room was sleek and sophisticated in every way and clearly furnished for the savvy business traveler. Participants are energized right away on the final day. Friday, September 23: For the final morning I awoke before dawn in my stunning room at Red Rock resort. The beautiful, plush room had a huge floor to ceiling glass wall that faced the sunrise.

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Day 3: 17th Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence Special Report

Office Dynamics

By Nancy Fraze, Reporter in the Field. The room was sleek and sophisticated in every way and clearly furnished for the savvy business traveler. Participants are energized right away on the final day. Friday, September 23: For the final morning I awoke before dawn in my stunning room at Red Rock resort. The beautiful, plush room had a huge floor to ceiling glass wall that faced the sunrise.

2010 100

Supplier of the week is Tripmate

Practically Perfect PA

Here is everything you need to know about this new corporate travel booking platform. If you book travel , then Tripmate is for you. Tripmate will also alert you during the booking process if you are travelling anywhere that may require a Visa which is a very useful feature.

Administrative Professionals Conference or Training Event Travel Tips

Office Dynamics

The Savvy Admin’s Guide to Travel! I have observed hundreds of assistants travel and heard numerous stories about their travel experiences both while in transit to Las Vegas and during their stay in Las Vegas. It will certainly reduce any travel stress you may experience.

Consumer Reports’ naughty and nice list for holiday shoppers

Service Untitled

On Monday, Consumer Reports published its first Naughty and Nice Holiday List. The input came from reporters and editors and covered shopping, travel, hospitality, and telecommunications, and identifies some good and some frowned upon shopping policies of 20 popular organizations.

2010 53

A 5 Step Guide to Productive Travel: How to Keep Going Forward When You’re Going Places

Productivityist

As I write this, I’m sitting in a hotel room in Seattle preparing to head off for a week of travel. It doesn’t matter when travel takes place, it is disruptive. Travel doesn’t have to be so disruptive that it throws you completely off your game.

2016 78

5 Ways to Buy Cheaper Airline Tickets With A VPN

Dumb Little Man

Consumers have previously reported that setting a VPN to purchase a ticket from the final destination can help to reduce the cost of a ticket. Some reports suggest that the cost of a ticket depends on the local currency. Money Technology Travel

2019 232

Six reasons every assistant should be using a corporate taxi service

Practically Perfect PA

A few years ago I was travelling with my boss to a number of appointments around London. This is great for budgeting purposes and makes it really easy for each department to keep a track of their own spending on travel.

2014 242

Managing your boss’s schedule like a mega star

Practically Perfect PA

Basically, the do / build method means that you block time for ‘doing’ tasks, such as answering emails, attending meetings or writing reports, and you block time for ‘building’ tasks such as training, brainstorming, networking or strategic thinking.

2017 236

Practically Perfect PA giveaway: The Roomex winner is…

Practically Perfect PA

If you do book business travel to Berlin remember to download their city guide for business travellers. Roomex.com is the leading online hotel booking platform for business travel. Thank you to everyone who entered the Roomex and Practically Perfect PA giveaway!

2016 130

How can assistants stay on top of the scene?

Practically Perfect PA

I really like the Afar website and email updates for overall travel news and ideas for any trips colleagues or clients may want my advise on. The same goes for CN Traveller which is good for general travel updates but also luxury hotel reviews.

2013 226

5 Tips for Productivity, Organizing and Changing Your Life

Productive & Organized

The Wall Street Journal reported that the average person spends over 150 hours per year just looking for information.  The Wall Street Journal reported that the average person spends over 150 hours per year just looking for information. 

2010 225

"Excel"ing to Create Subtotal Row Totals

Professional Assistant Blog

They ask you to create subtotals for the latest sales report, but want you to only send them the revised spreadsheet showing the subtotal rows. One of my managers wanted me to use our sales tracking software to create the sales report for a particular product.

2008 130

Managing your boss’s schedule like a mega star

Practically Perfect PA

Basically, the do / build method means that you block time for ‘doing’ tasks, such as answering emails, attending meetings or writing reports, and you block time for ‘building’ tasks such as training, brainstorming, networking or strategic thinking.

2017 180

6 Pro Tips for Breezing Through Airport Security

Dumb Little Man

While long airport lines are an annoyance when you’re traveling for pleasure, they can be truly detrimental when you’re flying for business. Places like Palm Beach International and Tampa International in Florida whisk their travelers through security in about 10 minutes.

2016 194

5 Surprising Facts About Medical Tourism

Dumb Little Man

The number of people deciding to jump on a plane to seek medical care abroad has been steadily increasing in the last few years, and according to Patients Beyond Borders , 11 million people travel to a different country each year for medical purposes. Health Relaxation Travel JCI

Seven reasons why your boss should use a chauffeur service

Practically Perfect PA

It takes the hassle out of travel . A good chauffeur will have checked the traffic reports and made any adjustments needed to ensure your manager gets there on time. Ensuring our boss is able to get from A to B without any fuss or stress is a key task for assistants.

2014 263

Regional Virtual Assistant Retreat?

Loosely Speaking

Sunday, June 7, 2009 at 10:40 am // By: // Category: Life of the Virtual Assistant Entrepreneurs who work from home often report a sense of isolation, caused by, well, working in isolation much of the time.

2009 130

Time Spent on Social Networks Exploding; Email and IM Fading

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

Is Sam's Club the Answer to the Small Business Credit Crunch?

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2010 186

Stress free annual leave

Practically Perfect PA

Although I do travel quite a bit, for work and for pleasure, I always find the build up to my trip quite stressful. Always let your manager’s direct reports know that you are out of the office and any other team member.

Stress 194

Good News - The Unemployment Rate Went Up in August

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2010 163

PWC's 2040 Industry Cluster Forecast

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2010 155

Looking for Fresh Content for your Internet or Social Media Marketing Virtual Assistant Business?

Andrea Kalli

Social Marketing Ideas for the Travel Business. Tags: Guest Blog Post Online Business, Promotion and Marketing virtual assistant article directories article packs articles audio courses blog posts internet marketing internet marketing report slideshare content ideas social marketing social networking tweets twitter ideas unique content vaclassroom video course New Articles for this October 2010 Offering. Let me share something very powerful with you.