Do You Need To Hire An Executive Assistant? Top 10 Questions To Ask

ProAssisting Blog

There comes a time when business leaders recognize that balancing their growing workload is causing them to drop the ball professionally and personally.

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What You Can Accomplish in One Week with a Remote Executive Assistant

ProAssisting Blog

Business partner, chief of staff, project manager, scheduler, personal assistant. These are just a few of the roles a great executive assistant can fill for you. remote executive assistant Assistant-Principal Partnership

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Fully Integrating & Onboarding an Executive Assistant into Your World

ProAssisting Blog

There comes a time in every successful executive’s career where they transition from having to do everything for themselves to having an executive assistant. remote executive assistant Assistant-Principal Partnership Onboarding

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Ipsos Global Trends 2020

Small Business Labs

The large, global market research firm Ipsos recently released its Global Trends 2020 study.    It's based on extensive surveys and interviews across 33 countries and updates similar efforts conducted in 2013 and 2016. 

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Completing your Assistant performance review in 2020

Practically Perfect PA

Completing your Assistant performance review in 2020 It is that time of year again, performance review season. Completing your Assistant performance review in 2020 is going to be different. Accept the world has completely changed this year. Many of you are working from home juggling work and the challenges of [.].

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We Should View These Lessons As A Gift From 2020

Tips From T. Marie

But 2020 has been as far from a normal year as you can get. Instead, I would like to share a few lessons I believe are a gift from 2020. Take it from someone who spent Thanksgiving 2020 in the hospital emergency department, this has to stop. Well, here we are again.

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CEOs Are Moving To Remote Teams and It’s a Win for All of Us

ProAssisting Blog

Grit Daily recently sat down with Ethan Bull to discuss the rise in demand of the remote executive assistant and how ProAssisting is reshaping the industry. Insider

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2020 In Review

Brilliantly Better

The post 2020 In Review appeared first on Dragos Roua. This was a good year. Different, for sure, but it was a good one. In fact, it was so good that I felt compelled to write a review of it, something that I didn’t do in other recent years.

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4 Steps to get your email inbox under control once and for all

ProAssisting Blog

You're not alone. Does the 10,000+ “Unread” notification that sits next to your email inbox catch your eye every time you open your inbox? Insider Productivity Best Practices

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JWT Intelligence's 100 Trends for 2020

Small Business Labs

And the JWt Intelligence Future 100 Report: 2020 takes 226 pages to cover them.  Each of the past 6 years the trends group at the global advertising giant Wunderman Thompson has released an annual trends report covering 100 trends to follow in the coming year.

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2020 Training Opportunities for Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Here’s what we have in store for administrative professionals in 2020: Joan’s 30 Year Anniversary Tour – Timeless Skills for Assistants. Orlando: April 22, 2020 (Admin. Professionals Day) Chicago: June 3, 2020 Denver: June 24, 2020 Nashville: October 8, 2020. .

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The four things you need to do to impress your boss in 2020

Practically Perfect PA

Here are some top tips on how to make a positive impression in 2020 when planning a meeting. A new year is an opportunity for a fresh start. So this year, why not make your resolution to impress your boss – and reap the rewards that follow!

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Report: Tech in 2020: Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants

Small Business Labs

Benedict Evans , who is a well-known VC and tech industry pundit, recently released Tech in 2020: Standing on the Shoulders of Giants. 

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International Women’s Day 2020 – A Message From Julie Reed

Office Dynamics

In their March 2 article, Forbes has recommended four easy and effective steps to support the International Women’s Day 2020 “Each for Equal” Theme: . Sunday, March 8. In a recent interview, I was asked, “What motivates you to be an Administrative Professional Trainer and Coach”?

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Best SaaS Affiliate Programs 2020

Small Business CEO

… The post Best SaaS Affiliate Programs 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. It’s the 21st century. The world has morphed from a global village to one global marketplace. These days, we are constantly buying and selling goods and services outside of physical stalls.

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Blog Every Day In 2020 – A 230 Days Challenge

Brilliantly Better

At the beginning of 2020, Steve Pavlina announced on his Facebook account he will do a 365 days blogging challenge. Read more Blog Every Day In 2020 – A 230 Days Challenge. The post Blog Every Day In 2020 – A 230 Days Challenge appeared first on Dragos Roua.

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Bonnie’s Life Lessons from 2020

Bonnie Low-Krayman

By Bonnie Low-Kramen | December 29, 2020. We will all re member 2020 as the year that got put on “hold.” I have spent the better part of 2020 in front of a camera in my home TV studio speaking with executive assistants and business leaders in the world.

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Digital Nomad Numbers Skyrocket Thanks to Work From Anywhere

Small Business Labs

million in 2020, a 49% increase.   As the report chart below shows, the number of digital nomads with traditional jobs roughly doubled from 2019 to 2020. The number of U.S. digital nomads grew from 7.3 million in 2019 to 10.9

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Get Familiar with EXPO 2020 in Dubai

Small Business CEO

In simple words, the celebration of human brilliance, as well as achievements, is shown by Expo 2020 Dubai. photo credit: Expo 2020. What is EXPO 2020? … The post Get Familiar with EXPO 2020 in Dubai appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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Key Findings from 10 Years of Studying the Gig Economy: Freelancers Happier and Healthier

Small Business Labs

In 2020, 83 percent of full-time independents said they are "happier working on my own," and 71 percent said that "working on my own is better for my health."

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Key Findings from 10 Years of Studying the Gig Economy: The Rise of Microbusiness Exporters

Small Business Labs

For example, according to eBay's 2020 United States Small Online Business Report : " 96 percent of small businesses on eBay in the United States export internationally, sending goods to an average of 17 foreign countries.

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The Wannabe Digital Nomads

Small Business Labs

One of the more interesting findings of the MBO Partners 2020 Digital Nomad study is the large number of Americans who aren't currently digital nomads who say they want to be.

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Key Findings from 10 Years of Studying the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

Last week, MBO Partners released its 10th annual report in the MBO Partners State of Independence research series. Emergent Research (that's us) worked with MBO Partners on this ongoing study across all 10 years.

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Which Colleges Will Survive the Coronavirus

Small Business Labs

Scott Galloway is a professor at NYU, tech entrepreneur, author, and popular podcaster.    His article This Chart Predicts Which Colleges Will Survive the Coronavirus has caused quite a stir in colleges and universities across the country. 

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How to Avoid Debt for Your Small Business in 2020

Small Business CEO

… The post How to Avoid Debt for Your Small Business in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Did you know the average small business owner has around $195,000 of debt ? If you’re a small business owner, you might worry about getting into a lot of debt.

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Business Marketing Strategies That are Still Relevant in 2020

Small Business CEO

… The post Business Marketing Strategies That are Still Relevant in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. The business world of today is completely different comparatively speaking than it was twenty years ago.

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The Stunning Financial Success of Gig Economy Marketplaces

Small Business Labs

Last week Airbnb and DoorDash went public with breath taking valuations.    Airbnb closed Friday with a market capitalization of $83 billion and DoorDash's came in at $55 billion. As the chart below shows, they aren't alone. 

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Most Want to Return to the Office, at Least Part-Time

Small Business Labs

A recent study by Colliers , a global real estate services company, found that 83% of those working from home due to COVID-19 would prefer to continue doing so after the pandemic ends. As the study chart below shows (click to enlarge), 45% said they'd like to work from home 1-2 days per week.

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The Surge in New Small Business Applications

Small Business Labs

Applications to get a tax ID as part of starting a business jumped a dramatic 77% in Q3 from the prior quarter.    This was the largest increase ever in business applications - and there's nothing even close. As the U.S.

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Tips to Improve Customer Service in 2020

Small Business CEO

… The post Tips to Improve Customer Service in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. The world is chaotic, to say the least right now.

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Academic Study Measures the Pandemic's Impact on Small Businesses

Small Business Labs

The Effects of the Coronavirus on Hours of Work in Small Businesses , from Yale's Tobin Center for Economic Policy, shows the pandemic's dramatic and ongoing impact on small businesses. 

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It's Looking Like a "Swoosh" Recovery for the U.S.

Small Business Labs

It's looking much less likely the U.S. will experience a sharp, V-shaped recovery. Instead, a growing amount of data is indicating a slower, "swoosh" shaped recovery is likely.

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Artificial Intelligence: Will it help or hurt the Assistant Profession?

Practically Perfect PA

Artificial Intelligence: Will it help or hurt the Assistant Profession? I have been very aware of artificial intelligence, as a coming event into my business. In fact, we had a fascinating artificial intelligence client in New York City. And I was just blown away by the [.].

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75 Must-Know Statistics About Race, Income, and Wealth

Small Business Labs

Morningstar's 75 Must-Know Statistics About Race, Income, and Wealth covers a wide range of U.S. financial indicators by race. 

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The Growing Army of Freelancers Providing Services to Businesses

Small Business Labs

MBO Partners recently released its 2020 Client of Choice study results, which found that 7.6 million independent professionals (freelancers, independent consultants, etc.) provide their skills to business clients.  

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The Top Internet Marketing Trends in 2020

Small Business CEO

… The post The Top Internet Marketing Trends in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. You have a growing business to run. Things might be crazy now, but the truth is you never really had time for marketing before either.

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The organised Assistant

Practically Perfect PA

The role of the Assistant these days is pretty diverse; one day you will be assisting one Executive with personal tasks, the next you may be making business travel arrangements for a different person, managing a project, working on a big event or hiring a new Administrative team.

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What support do you need from your Executive to work in partnership?

Practically Perfect PA

What support do you need from your Executive to work in partnership? What support do you need from your Executive to work in partnership? This will ultimately be something that is personal to you but I wanted to share what I thought were 10 expectations that Assistants should have from [.].

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Armchair Digital Nomads Hitting the Road

Small Business Labs

"Armchair digital nomads" is the term we use to describe the millions of Americans who aren’t currently digital nomads but tell us in surveys they plan on becoming one.  

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How to Write Better Content in 2020

Small Business CEO

In 2020, the debate is over. … The post How to Write Better Content in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. We’ve all bought in and sworn our allegiance to the King of the Internet.

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Number of U.S. Nonemployer Businesses Continued to Grow in 2018

Small Business Labs

According to the  U.S. Census,  the number of   nonemployer small businesses increased to 26,485,532 in 2018, up 3% from 2017.    Nonemployers are businesses that have an owner but don't have paid traditional full or part-time employees (W2 employees).

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Completing your Assistant performance review in uncertain times

Practically Perfect PA

Completing your Assistant performance review in uncertain times It is that time of year again, performance review season. Except the world has completely changed this year. Completing your Assistant performance review in uncertain times is going to be different.

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Study Shows Most Want to Go Back to Offices, at Least Part-Time

Small Business Labs

Work From Home Survey 2020 report. Gensler, a large global integrated architecture, design, planning and consulting firm, recently released its U.S.

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