March, 2021

Remote Executive Assistant? So, what do you DO?

ProAssisting Blog

Remote Executive Assistant? So, what do you DO? The setting is usually a party, sitting next to someone on an airplane -pre-COVID- or just striking up a conversation with a fellow patron at a bar while on vacation.

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9 Tips To A More Confident You

Dumb Little Man

Confidence is important for many different reasons. When you’re confident, you’ll feel more equipped to experience life and move forward with opportunities and people rather than avoiding them. Being confident will also encourage you to try again when your first attempt fails.

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LinkedIn's New Freelance Marketplace

Small Business Labs

Fortune's LinkedIn’s new Marketplaces will help freelancers find work covers a new online freelance talent marketplace being developed by LinkedIn. Like other online freelance talent marketplaces such as Fiverr and Upwork, Marketplaces will enable businesses to find, hire, and pay freelancers.

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Improving decision-making for Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Improving decision-making for Assistants Many Assistants are worried about making decisions because they are worried they will make the wrong one. We have talked about how important it is for Assistants to have space for making mistakes. That is very important.

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When Was the Last Time You Invested in Your Career?

On The Job

Just because you can't travel or meet with a lot of people right now does not mean it's OK to stop investing in your career.

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Why Planning is Beneficial (Even in Unpredictable Times)

Eat Your Career

Can I be embarrassingly honest for a minute? I’m a control freak. I always have been. While I certainly try not to let it run my life, I’ve come to accept that it’s part of my make-up. That’s one of the reasons I love planning. When I have a plan in front of me, I feel more in control of my destiny.

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Do you know how much your time is worth?

ProAssisting Blog

Do you know how much your time is worth? If you’re a business owner or an entrepreneur, do you happen to know your hourly rate?

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Side Gigs for Restaurants

Small Business Labs

The New York Times article You’ve Heard of Ghost Kitchens. Meet the Ghost Franchises covers the growing number of companies franchising food concepts to existing restaurants.

Powerful words to use in your Assistant CV

Practically Perfect PA

Powerful words to use in your Assistant CV The competition for Executive and Personal Assistant jobs is fierce. Now more than ever. That is why it is important to make your CV (or resume) stand out from the crowd. To do that, you have to make your CV come to [.].

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Block Scheduling: Good or Bad?

Simple Productivity Blog

If you are looking to stop wasting time in your day, block scheduling can seem like a really good idea. I tried it for a few weeks, and I have found that it has pros and cons. What is Block Scheduling?

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Best plan for making a modular kitchen

Office Organization Success

The process of restoring the present kitchen or installing an original one from the score is an enormous undertaking. So, before opening with the kitchen development, it is indispensable to conduct required research to make certain the final fixing is practical for its planned use.

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Get More From Your Learning! Strategies to Make Professional Development More Effective

Eat Your Career

As a career-minded professional, you probably participate in a lot of development activities. Perhaps you attend training webinars and online classes; maybe you read books and listen to podcasts. Learning opportunities are prevalent, and you want to take advantage of them all!

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How To Make A Vision Board That Works

Dumb Little Man

You’ve probably seen the idea of a vision board on the internet a couple of times now. Most articles show you how to make the board, but not how to actually use it. I don’t want your board to be just a decorative piece.

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The Demographics of Nonemployer Business Owners

Small Business Labs

The U.S. Census has released new demographic data on nonemployer businesses.      Nonemployers are businesses that have an owner but don't have paid traditional full or part-time employees (W2 employees).

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How to Answer "Tell Me About Yourself"

On The Job

"Tell me about yourself" is the most common interview question asked of job candidates, which is why it's a good idea that you come up with a great answer.

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Why I Keep My Cell Phone On

Simple Productivity Blog

One of the common pieces of productivity wisdom is "turn your cell phone off." I agree that smart phones can be a distraction. It all comes down to managing the usage. And I leave mine on, even when I need to concentrate. Here's why.

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Would you be able to Ride a Pony Without a Seat?

Office Organization Success

Without any protection, horse riding should be possible by kids as well as by grown-ups just that it requires a bigger number of abilities than the previous.

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Uses of “Rhetoric”

Daily Writing Tips

Rhetoric is one of those academic words that has migrated into the popular vocabulary and is frequently used as if it can be defined as “empty words.”.

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Signs That You Lack Emotional Intelligence

Dumb Little Man

In ten years of coaching high-level executives, I have never met a person who told me they needed to work on their emotional intelligence.

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Barlow Research on Small Business Exporters

Small Business Labs

Barlow Research is one of our go-to sources on all things related to small business use of financial services. Their article Five Truths about International Business in the Middle Market covers survey research on the exporting and importing by U.S.

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Why "No" is Important to Your Success

On The Job

One of the features of social media that people seem to appreciate is the ability to block or unfollow or mute people who annoy them or disagree with them.

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Podcast Episode 43: A COVID Year Introspection

Simple Productivity Blog

It's been a year since most of us entered isolation. What have you been doing with your time? The post Podcast Episode 43: A COVID Year Introspection appeared first on Laura Earnest. Podcast Time Management

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The Total Kitchen Company we are fulfilled to supply Norwich

Office Organization Success

All English Rose kitchens go with drawn-out creators’ ensure, so if you are searching for a kitchen to keep on going for a genuine long an ideal chance to come without spending every penny, English Rose ought to be first perfect your once-over.

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The Preposition “Amid”

Daily Writing Tips

This post was prompted by a headline in the Washington Post : US deports former Nazi guard whose wartime role was noted on card found amid sunken ship.

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How To Add Affiliate Links To Instagram

Dumb Little Man

Affiliate marketing on Instagram is a good way to earn some money while doing what you love. It isn’t something that requires a whole lot of time but needs some amount of knowledge regarding the platform and affiliate marketing as well.

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Recode's 10 ways office work will never be the same

Small Business Labs

At around 4,000 words, Recode's 10 ways office work will never be the same is really more of a report than an article. The article is chocked full of data and links to interesting studies illustrating what offices will be like post-pandemic. 

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Are You Falling for Job Scams?

On The Job

There are millions of people searching for jobs right now, which can be a stressful time. But to add to that stress: scammers. These scammers know that people are desperate, and that gives them lots of targets. Recently, FlexJobs identified 14 common job search scams. Among them: Data entry.

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Take Notes with Pictures

Simple Productivity Blog

A picture is worth a thousand words, or so the saying goes. In our modern lives, we focus on text: text messages, emails, web pages, books, newsletters. But sometimes a picture is a better way to capture information. And with cameras on phones, it becomes even easier.

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Energy Conservation

Office Organization Success

Reliant Energy Plans is the best plan of electric capacity to the people groups’ fulfilment. Energy is generally potentially the fundamental endowments that science has determined to mankind.

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How to Pronounce the digraph AE in English

Daily Writing Tips

In English, the digraph ae functions chiefly as a suffix to denote the plural of Latin borrowings that retain a hint of their original “Latin-ness,” chiefly in the realm of scientific vocabulary.

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What Strong Women Want Men To Know

Dumb Little Man

She has her own money, her own career, is confident, passionate, and never afraid to speak her mind. Not to mention she’s good at everything. All things you love, but also all things that can make loving her intimidating. Sound like your situation?

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The Texas Power Outage and the Rise of Microgrids

Small Business Labs

Both of the partners at Emergent Research started their careers as economists, specifically energy economists.

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You Got a Warning at Work -- Now What?

On The Job

If you've ever been reprimanded at work -- either a written warning or a verbal dressing down -- what did you do? This may not be pleasant to think about because perhaps you were stunned by the rebuke and didn't respond at all.

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6 Favorite Ways to Jump Start A Task

Simple Productivity Blog

Sometimes it is hard to get going. Like a battery left too long inactive in the cold, we can't get started on what we need to do. Here are my six favorite ways to jump start a task: The post 6 Favorite Ways to Jump Start A Task appeared first on Laura Earnest. Procrastination

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For what cause do service agencies use the season of usage charges?

Office Organization Success

Carrier businesses like to utilize season of utilization prices given that they assist manipulate requests while hundreds of people are making use of energy.

5 Habits Guaranteed to Boost Your EA Career in 2021

Team ELS

5 Habits Guaranteed to Boost Your EA Career in 2021. Being an executive assistant is a wonderful opportunity that presents countless occasions to boost your career.

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7 Ways To Increase Social Media Engagement

Dumb Little Man

We live in the times when digital platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest are at their peak. These social media platforms have become more than just a place to connect with friends and to share the moments.