The Small Business Blog

In my first post for TSBB I gave a definition of Resourcefulness as:- The ability to find ways of dealing with the unknown, the uncertain, the unfamiliar, the unexpected and the obstacles that get in the way of your objectives.

2013 207

New resources for Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Here are our new resources for Assistants. Career Development Featured Resources for Personal Assistants admin administrators assistants blogging Career EA Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Resources

2018 151

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Resources to increase your business acumen

Practically Perfect PA

It goes without saying that for an Assistant to be successful in the role, they need to have strong business acumen. I’ve written about this skill a lot over the years, and I have presented on the topic at various events.

2019 200

Assistant Resources: Your Excellency Limited

Practically Perfect PA

We are delighted to be welcoming Lindsay Taylor, Director of Your Excellency Limited to the Virtual Summit on 22nd June 2018. More details of her beneficial session will be shared soon.

2018 198

How to help your Executive allocate resources on projects

Practically Perfect PA

Like most senior level Executives, your boss will be involved in lots of different projects, making the decisions and driving these initiatives forward.

2019 206

More resources for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

In my last blog I wrote about the resources that are available for assistants and administrators in the form of magazines and websites. A network which focuses on providing useful information and resources for assistants, including a fortnightly email with upcoming events and promotions.

2012 215

Resources for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

As this is the first blog on my new website I thought I would share with you some of the resources I find really helpful. The website is also a valuable resource and has lots of frfee articles, blogs and a forum for subscriber and non subscribers. Pin It. Welcome to my new blog site.

2012 211

The Best Resource for Your Newsletter Content

Office Organization Success

I shared with her that the best resource for getting content for her newsletter was her clients! A couple of weeks ago I headed out to Orlando for a 3-day fashion event.

2015 197

New Training and Resources to Office Dynamics in 2019

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics International is the global industry leader in the development and presentation of sophisticated executive and administrative assistant training, coaching, and resources. The post New Training and Resources to Office Dynamics in 2019 appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2019 210

More resources for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

In my last blog I wrote about the resources that are available for assistants and administrators in the form of magazines and websites. A network which focuses on providing useful information and resources for assistants, including a fortnightly email with upcoming events and promotions.

2012 158

Great resources for assistants on Twitter

Practically Perfect PA

The post Great resources for assistants on Twitter appeared first on Practically Perfect PA. Earlier this week I wrote a piece on Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for assistants so I thought I would carry on with that theme and try to convince you all to join Twitter!

Investing in Natural Resource Companies

Eco-Office Gals

Putting your money into natural resources could make it possible to weather the financial storm on the horizon. Investing in Natural Resources. Why exactly would you want to invest in natural resource companies as an investor? Natural Resource Companies.

2012 158

Evernote Tips Tricks and Resources

Ian's Messy Desk

7 Evernote Resources You May Not Know About. Image via CrunchBase. As I have mentioned in previous posts , I have been using Evernote for almost as long as it has been on the market.

2011 204

Spotlight on assistant resources: PA Life

Practically Perfect PA

There are a lot of different resources available to assistants. Some resources are better than others and we do have a lot of choice. The PA Life website also has lots of great resources for assistants. From magazines, blogs, exclusive membership clubs to events and exhibitions.

2014 185

Internet Top Resource for Today's Job Hunters

Small Business Labs

Pew Internet's  Searching for Work in the Digital Era  illustrates the growing role online resources are playing in the job hunt. The report chart below shows the various ways job seekers use online resources.

2015 130

The Best Inbound-Marketing Resources: HubSpot and Impact

The Solopreneur Life

A n important part of what I do here at is spend a ton of hours searching for the resources that are worth your time. To begin digging into the Impact and HubSpot resources, go to: • Impact Learning Center.

2015 182

Spotlight on assistant resources: Square Meal Venues and Events Live

Practically Perfect PA

For most assistants working in the UK the Square Meal website and guide is a well-loved and trusted resource. The post Spotlight on assistant resources: Square Meal Venues and Events Live appeared first on Practically Perfect PA.

2014 188

7 Must-Have Skills to Get Into the Human Resources Industry (and Tips to Acquire Them)

Small Business CEO

So, you’ve decided to get into the human resources industry, what should be your first step? … The post 7 Must-Have Skills to Get Into the Human Resources Industry (and Tips to Acquire Them) appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Human Resources careers

2020 56

Tips to Conduct Human Resources Audits

Small Business CEO

Annual audits of human resources are necessary for all companies out there. … Management hrm human resources auditIt does not matter how many employees the business has. HR audits can be compared with the health checks that you do for your body.

2016 96

“Starter Kit” Resource Guide For Solopreneur Beginners

The Solopreneur Life

I am in the process of building a “starter kit&# resource guide for solopreneur beginners. Related posts: Solopreneur Resource: Office Space for Small Businesses. You Know You’re a Solopreneur When… Uncategorized Beginners Resource Guide Starter KitIt could include books, articles, Web sites, blogs, videos, etc. What would you include in a starter kit? Please include your comments below or send me an e-mail.

2011 117

A Great Training Resource to Grow and Monetize Your Business

Office Organization Success

Today, I want to share a fabulous training resource with you, and one that’s free for you to attend too. I’m a huge fan of lifelong learning and am continually investing in myself and my business through training courses and other programs … whether those are free or paid training programs! It’s the… “Grow and Monetize Your Business” And it’s being hosted by the Expert Telesummit Speakers Bureau. Click here to register.

2014 150

Moxie Tip 280: Honor Resources

Virtual Moxie

Not having resource limits respected is often the culprit. Honoring the resources will strengthen the relationship with your client, and allow you to get more work done simply and easily. Clients often notice that things feel off to them, but they don’t often have the self-awareness to know why. VAs often notice that things with clients feel off to them and they don’t know why, either.

2012 134

The Best Administrative Assistant Resources

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics has been named a best administrative assistant resource online - twice! Voted in by administrative assistants saying that we are a " best administrative assistant resource " out there on the world wide web means a lot to us. Best Administrative Assistant Resources on Twitter (the full list). The group voted on their favorite/best administrative assistant resources and we were pleased to be included in their results!

2013 118

Improve the Five Key Areas of Business with These Resources

Small Business CEO

Yet, these barriers break through the clever use of online resources, products, and services. … Management business resources online resources

2017 80

7 British English Writing Resources

Daily Writing Tips

The British English equivalent of The Chicago Manual of Style is the preeminent resource for resolving style issues such as hyphenation and punctuation, formatting for bibliographies, indexes, and notes, and usage (both British English and American English).

2012 113

How to Self-Publish a Book on Amazon [With Tools and Resources]

Daily Writing Tips

Original post: How to Self-Publish a Book on Amazon [With Tools and Resources]. Fifteen or twenty years ago, self-publishing was looked on as a last resort option for books that a publisher wouldn’t want to take on. It was also an expensive and time-consuming way to get a book out there.

2019 110

Popular Online Services That Help Businesses with Limited Resources

Small Business CEO

Is your business struggling because it lacks essential resources? Below are some of the most popular online services that help businesses with limited resources. … Information Technology business resources online services outsourcing

2016 83

Great Organizing and Productivity Resources for You to Check Out

Productive & Organized

  It is a great way to find a new resource and not get overwhelmed in the process.    Once a month, I share links to a number of different blogs and sites. 

2011 239

Life Can be Easy When You Leverage Your Resources

Productive & Organized

More recently, the TV show Leverage took the concept of leverage beyond finance or mechanics to mean having a strategic advantage -- using your assets/resources to benefit your situation.   Each of us have resources/assets that give us advantage when used strategically. 

2012 186

Awesome Resource I'm Using to Write More on My Blog

Productive & Organized

Recently, I shared some of my favorite tips on how to eliminate writer's block in my post: Writer's Block Stinks !    Based on all of the shares, tweets and messages I received, I can tell that there are a lot of people that are feeling stuck creating content!

2012 208

Moxie Tip 103: Building Client-based Resources

Virtual Moxie

Build resources you can share with your clients, allowing them to choose their own vendors and paying them directly. This reduces your liability while still allowing you to make things easier for the client--both very good things! Moxie Tips AssistU Moxie Tips Virtual Assistant Virtual Assistant Training Virtual Moxie

2012 129

Featured Soloist Nea Joy Justice: “My Fallback Position Is My Resourcefulness and Commitment”

The Solopreneur Life

I honestly think that my best fallback position is my resourcefulness and commitment. T his is The Solopreneur Life’s “Featured Soloist,” the purpose of which is to give all of us a glimpse at how other solopreneurs operate their small businesses. Today we meet Nea Joy Justice.

2012 200

7 Reference Resources for Writers and Editors

Daily Writing Tips

I’ve consulted many resources, but the ones on this list have pride of place and show the most wear and tear. This is a handy resource for double-checking names of famous people or their life spans (and years in office or on a throne).

2012 114

Are you Making The Best Use of your Resources?

Small Business CEO

Small business, by definition, is something that is run out of minimal resources and budget. It is hence quintessential for these business owners to make the best use of what is available and thus extract the maximum mileage out of their resources.

2014 86

Range Resources to depose TXSharon

Denise Aday

Range Resources to depose TXSharon : Range Resources continues to threaten & try to intimidate Sharon Wilson for speaking out against fracking dangers and gas industry tactics and wrongdoing.

2012 52

Want instant access to a one-stop online business management resource directory?

Office Organization Success

It’s the ultimate online resource for creating a more streamlined, automated, and systemized online solo service business. Share and Enjoy: ResourcesThe Office Organization Success Cafe is just what you need! Once you become a member you’ll be able to: Have immediate access to an online library of content-rich articles focused on running an online solo service business. Network with colleagues with similar interests. Find new clients. Get advice or brainstorm a problem.

2009 136

Recommended Resource>> MailChimp: Email Marketing & List Manager

Denise Aday

Recommended Resource>> MailChimp: Email Marketing & List Manager : Just used MailChimp’s new “push to mobile” instant test preview and it “eep eep’d” at me! Note that MailChimp is a trusted affiliate resource. email marketing resources affiliates virtual assistant author assistant

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Moxie Tip 13: Respect Resource Limits

Virtual Moxie

Among the things a client has the right to expect from you is that you're respect the value and limits of his/her resources. It's easy to understand that you should be careful about spending the clients money (one of the resources), but be as careful with a client's time, energy, emotions, community, and intellectual capital.

2011 100

10 Resources to Help Make Telework Possible for Your Company

Small Business CEO

Here are 10 resources to help make that happen. Offering telework opportunities is a great way to increase your employee morale within your organization. Working remotely gives employees a stronger sense of autonomy and freedom.

2017 72

Check Out This Great Resource for Organizing Tips and Products.

Productive & Organized

Main | Little Things Really Can Make a Big Impact » Check Out This Great Resource for Organizing Tips and Products (and maybe win some stuff too) Today's post is short since you received 2 earlier this week!  Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

2010 162

5 Resources That Help You Answer “What’s That Word?”

Daily Writing Tips

Here are summaries of five of these resources. This book, like Bernstein’s Reverse Dictionary , may be available only as a used book or a download, but it’s an excellent resource for those who like to flip pages rather than tap a keyboard to find what they’re looking for.

2016 83

A Quick Look at OmniFocus Resources

Productivityist by Mike Vardy Start Here Archives Store Contact A Quick Look at OmniFocus Resources Posted on 03/03/2013 // Leave a Comment The Omni Group has released the first set of videos from the talks at January’s OmnFocus Setup event. The team at Asian Efficiency (one of the people behind that site is the aforementioned Thanh Pham) has also assembled a great resource for OmniFocus users.

2013 62

Virtual Assistant: A Frugal & Flexible Shared Resource

Denise Aday

Virtual Assistant: A Frugal & Flexible Shared Resource : Utilizing my services provides a way for you to increase the size of your team only when you need it. I’m a great “resourcing” solution for controlling fixed overhead costs while dealing with pressing project deadlines, increased workload, and/or specialized needs. I’m able to provide this by being a shared resource amongst my clients.

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