September, 2020

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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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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Solving Workplace Problems – The Slacker

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Solving Workplace Problems – The Slacker appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Scott Adams has given us the classic workplace slacker in Wally. Wally not only excels at dodging work, he flaunts it. Of course, we laugh at Wally’s “skill-set” because we all know and have worked with a slacker. There are two types of slackers in most organisations, those who are in over their heads when […]. You just finished reading Solving Workplace Problems - The Slacker !

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Feel like an imposter?

Practically Perfect PA

Feel like an imposter? In the world of Assistants, where you are so often stepping in for someone else, imposter feelings can be rife and the source of real stress. If you feel like an imposter, to understand how to feel better you need to first [.].

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7 Eco-Friendly Changes to Make to Your Business

Eco-Office Gals

With millions of tons of plastic ending up in the ocean every year and other environmental concerns, it is important for business people to make eco-friendly changes to how they run their company. However, it can be difficult to know just where to start.

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Leading Without Authority: Tips for the “Unofficial” Leader (Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Join us for this month’s free webinar on the topic of Leading Without Authority: Tips for the “Unofficial” Leader. Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020. Time : 11:00 AM Pacific | 12:00 PM Mountain | 1:00 PM Central | 2:00 PM Eastern.

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Research Shows That Individual Purpose is Critical

On The Job

These are uncertain times for many people, including employees. Will they have a job next week? Will they work from home next month or will they be called back into the office? Will continuing to work remotely hurt their careers? Will they be given pay raises this year or be able to take time off?

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5 Major Things Recruiters Need To Know About Diversity Hiring

Recruit CRM

Before beginning to dive in at the bottom of diversity hiring , recruiters need to understand more about the superficial items related to it. You often are at crossroads when you ask yourself what diversity actually means. Few people define diversity as differences among people.

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IT Support Business Animated Explainer Marketing Video for Security Services

Andrea Kalli

Check out my latest IT Support Business Animated Explainer Marketing Video for Security Services – for my client, Azure-Horizons, with custom designed talking character. Designed and edited by [link] – Andrea Kalli – Video Design. Video Editing Services. Video Marketing.

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How to Choose the Right Commercial Cleaning During the Pandemic

Small Business CEO

These days we are all too aware of how important it is to work in a clean office or business location. However, it’s also important that we know the cleaning company we hire is doing a good job. Now more than ever, we need the cleaning company in question to do a really good job.

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Top 3 Signs You Need to Redesign Your Client Experience

Jen Lawrence

There comes a point in every business owner’s journey where they think, “Why is this so frustrating?” ” Running our own businesses isn’t quite as enjoyable as we had hoped, and putting financial stress aside, we seem to be struggling day in and day out.

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5 Steps That Can Lead to Greater Happiness, Career Success

On The Job

Are you tired? Bored? Frustrated? Burned out? All of the above? As the pandemic drags on, everyone is feeling some (or all) of these things.

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Braintrust - a Coop Online Freelance Talent Marketplace

Small Business Labs

Braintrust is a new entrant in the online talent marketplace space, but with a twist.    Instead of being owned by investors and founders, Braintrust is a non-profit and the founders say it will be user-controlled by their talent.  

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6 Recruiting Lessons From World's Successful Recruitment Experts

Recruit CRM

The recruitment industry and the process of talent acquisition are ever-changing and if you look into the current scenario everybody is in, you can conclude that it has to become more flexible in terms of accommodating candidates.

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Client Christmas Video Greeting 2019

Andrea Kalli

I gifted this holiday video to my client at Azure Horizons last year to send to his clients. It’s created in the 2D animated character style, using his custom character dressed in his Santa finest. Designed and edited by [link] – Andrea Kalli – Video Design. Video Editing Services.

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3 Tips For Hassle-Free British Business Travel

Small Business CEO

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The Time I Threw Myself Off A Ladder

My EA Career

My phone buzzed as I was out for my morning walk last Monday. When I’m exercising I keep it tucked in my bra nestled up against my fake right breast. In case you weren’t aware, I had breast cancer and my real breasts were trying to kill me.

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4 Ways to Bond With a Team Virtually When You're a Newbie

On The Job

When working remotely -- or working onsite with a reduced team -- it can be difficult to navigate interpersonal relationships with your colleagues or bosses.

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Work is Going Hybrid and it Will Have Major Economic and Societal Impacts

Small Business Labs

CNBC's JPMorgan will have staff cycle between office and remote work in a move that may remake Wall Street covers a plan by the bank to institute a rotational work location model that includes in-person and remote work.    Key quote: “We are going to start implementing the model that I believe will be more or less permanent, which is this rotational model,” Pinto told CNBC in a Zoom call from London, where he is based.

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Learn these 6 Underrated Qualities of a Successful Recruiter

Recruit CRM

If you are someone who is willing to work as a recruiter or already is one, then you must know the factors that drive the recruitment industry today and how you can sharpen those superpowers in order to excel in your field.

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What is a Virtual Assistant?

Karen Vivarelli

What is a Virtual Assistant? And how to explain it to family and friends Did you know that Virtual Assistants aka ‘VAs’ for short, have been around for over 15 years now? Yup, that’s right!

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How to Calculate Letter Grade to GPA?

Small Business CEO

Commonly, in your high school classes, your final grades are granted in alphabetical order such as A-, B +, etc. or percentages like 92% out of 100%, 85%, etc.

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5 Ways to Build Automation into Your Business

Jen Lawrence

Whether you’re running your business solo or have hired help, doing too much manual work can feel like a grind. I mean, how many times have you thought, “Ugh, this again?” ” Manual work is just that… work.

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8 Ways to Make Sure Your Great Idea Isn't Ignored

On The Job

Ever had a good idea shot down at work? Most of us have been through it at least once. The reasons may vary, but the result is the same. You feel frustrated, or angry -- even depressed. Why can't your boss/colleagues recognize a great idea?

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Study Finds Most Rideshare Drivers Want to be Independent Contractors

Small Business Labs

A recent survey shows that most rideshare drivers prefer being independent contractors instead of employees, including a slight majority of full-time drivers.

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The Dog And The Sombrero

Brilliantly Better

When I’m not traveling, and I get to spend the weekend in the city, Sundays are usually dedicated to good coffee and gentle recharging. There are quite a few good coffee shops in in Valencia, some of them toasting their own coffee and, in the last couple of years I extensively tested them. One of.

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3D Printing 2.0

Small Business Labs

Desktop Metal , a leader in 3D printing with printers than can build metal parts, is going public.    Supporters of the company claim this is the beginning of a much more successful era for 3D printing, which they're calling 3D printing 2.0.

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Slow Travel, VanLife and Digital Nomads

Small Business Labs

Marriott's Taking Pause: How Slow Travel Is Changing the Way We Explore takes a look at the "slow travel" trend. Slow travel, which is considered an offshoot of the slow food movement , focuses on spending more time in fewer places.  

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Why Contingency Planning is Essential for Small Business Owners

Small Business CEO

As 2020 should have demonstrated, the future is an uncertain thing. If you’re running a small business, then you might have made plans for the world as it is today and made reasonable guesses as to what’s likely to happen.

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Starting an SEO Agency: Here’s Why White Label SEO Make Sense

Small Business CEO

If you’re starting an SEO agency, you should know that the world of SEO is a dynamic and exciting one. With many changes taking place every few months, an agency has a lot to offer many industries. But why should you use white label SEO? We’re going to look at this now. It Helps you Get Things Done.

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How to Efficiently Market Your Business Through Social Media

Small Business CEO

Social media advertising is becoming a trend in the business world today. Its increased popularity has been contributed by the fact that it is cheap compared to other advertising forms. Further, business owners can enjoy a real-time connection to their customers through social media advertising.

Car Care Basics: How To Take Care Of A Used Car?

Small Business CEO

Buying a used car for your business always brings along unsolicited problems and the worry of unexpected breakdowns taking the maintenance costs high up to $800 a month. But, it largely depends on how the used car is being treated. If maintained properly, a used car goes a long way.

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How to Reduce Any Risk from Occurring Within Your Business When First Starting Up

Small Business CEO

If you’ve expressed a desire to set up a new business, then you might have found yourself on the receiving end of a dire warning. Statistically, it is said, most new businesses fail within the first five years.

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Laws and Etiquette to Keep in Mind on a Business Trip to Singapore

Small Business CEO

Singapore is somewhere that is fast on the rise in the business world and a place quite unlike anywhere else in the world.

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6 Business Prerequisites of Starting an E-commerce Business

Small Business CEO

E-Commerce is an industry that is booming with leaps and bounds & it’s here to stay for a very very long time. If there is anything that COVID-19 has proven to us then that is to always do business in the infrastructure that can sustain itself amidst unexpected circumstances.

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5 Tips for Better Retirement Planning

Small Business CEO

We all want to make sure that we are fully-prepared for retirement. While it can often seem so far away, retirement can soon come creeping up on you. So how can you plan for your retirement a little better?

Why You Shouldn’t Miss the Chance to Study Internationally

Small Business CEO

Some say the best way to learn is through seeking knowledge, while others say it’s experience.

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