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 46

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.

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Trending Sources

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!

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 21

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 56

Free Up Your Focus: The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Human Resources Department

Small Business CEO

In simple terms, Human Resources (HR) essentially deals with anything regarding the people involved in a company. … Human Resources hr department HR department outsourcing hrm

10 Must Follow Admin Resources On Twitter

Office Dynamics

In fact, there is an event called #AdminChat that’s just for assistants – a free event that happens with a select resource, weekly, hosted by Executive Secretary Magazine (another phenomenal administrative resource). Must Follow Admin Resources On Twitter.

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 35

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 56

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.

New Resource for College Instructors

Business Writing

I'm pleased to announce a complete new communications curriculum for college instructors. The curriculum works as a standalone course or as a supplement to business writing classes. The course, Business Writing That Builds Relationships, developed out of my long-standing interest.

2016 11

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 39

7 Great Online Research Resources for Writers

Daily Writing Tips

From current events to reference-desk resources to features about history, this site puts a remarkable array of information within reach. The online presence of the official repository of knowledge and lore of the United States is an indispensable resource not only for nonfiction writers seeking background information for topics but also for fiction authors seeking historical context for an existing project or inspiration for a new one.

2011 29

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 23

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 31

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 11

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.

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.

“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 16

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 18

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 11

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.

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.

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 26

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).

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 33

Silvia isn’t just an admin, an appreciation letter

Office Dynamics

An appreciation letter to Joan Burge, CEO and Founder, Office Dynamics International. We receive letters from executives and assistants about the impact of our work. In fact, we have hundreds of letters stored away here that we’ve never shared with you before.

2016 133

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.

Should You Be Using a HR Software System in Your Business?

The Small Business Blog

Guest Blog business software HR HR software human resource management human resources

2014 76

Free Resources For Your Small Business From Startup America

Small Business CEO

The battle is to see who can get the most businesses to sign up to receive free resources from Startup America. Neither Tim nor Anita gets anything from this competition, it’s all just for a little fun and to share great business resources with you.


15 Resources for Writing Effective Email Copy | Business 2 Community

Denise Aday

See on - Virtual and Email Marketing Assistance. Best practices and tools to help improve writing for your email marketing campaign It’s no secret that email marketing when executed correctly can be both. See on

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.


Top Reasons A Staffing Agency Can Boost Your Career

Small Business CEO

… Human Resources career staffing agencyA Temp Or Staffing Agency Can Simplify Your Job Search. If you are looking for employment, it can be extremely time consuming and stressful to sift through the numerous online job search sites in order to find gainful employment.

The Practically Perfect PA guide to finding the perfect PA job

Practically Perfect PA

Career Development eBook Job Hunting Resources admin administrators assistants Career EA Executive Assistant Interviews Job hunting Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantI’m very excited to launch the first Practically Perfect PA eBook!

2016 76

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.

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.

Why This Blog-a-Thon Will Change Your Career

Office Dynamics

We enjoy providing an abundance of tools and resources for the administrative professional to enhance their career throughout the month with continuous blog posts. Welcome to April, a month that can change your career if you’re an administrative professional.

2016 106

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.

12 Days of Christmas Webinar: Riding the Wave of Change

Office Dynamics

Riding the Wave of Change Webinar Resources & Downloads. In this program we continue the festivities of the 12 Days of Christmas Webinar Series with our topic, Riding the Wave of Change. Joan shares ten great tips to help you with change.

2016 71

HR How-To: Tips to Handle Common Workplace Controversies

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Career Management Difficult People human resources sexual harassment social biases unsafe working environment workplace bullying workplace controversies

2016 103