Interns (& Internships) ROCK!

ProAssisting Blog

I know, I know… ProAssisting is a blog and on-line learning environment for assistants… and it is but before one becomes an assistant, they usually have had some experience working as an intern. Basically, we believe, interns and internships rock and that anyone in college (and even high school) should be interning during summer breaks and potentially during semesters when they have a break in their schedule.

Why Your Small Business Must Have an Internal Employee App?

Dumb Little Man

An internal employee app is a great way for organizations to engage with their employees. An internal employee engagement app would be effective in doing this. With an internal employee app, employees are encouraged to use their phones at work to access the app.

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How to create an internal Assistant network

Practically Perfect PA

During the Virtual Summit October 2017, we had the amazing Simone White, Executive Assistant and Global Chair of GAIN – Administrative Professionals Network at BlackRock train our group of attendees on starting their own internal network for Assistants.

How Does International Payment Processing Work

Small Business CEO

As your business grows and evolves, you may want to start to learn more about international payment processing – it’s easy to assume that it’s just as simple as changing your prices for an international audience. Finance international business international payment processing

How 165 Words Could Make Mass Environmental Destruction An International Crime

NPR Technology

A panel of lawyers from around the world proposes to make ecocide a crime that can be prosecuted by the International Criminal Court just like genocide and war crimes.

How to Make an International Wire Transfer – A Complete Guide

Small Business CEO

There are plenty of reasons you may need to send an international wire transfer. From paying for a dream vacation to sending a gift to a loved one overseas or shopping online with your favorite international boutique store. Finance international banking international wire transfer

Who Is Office Dynamics International?

Office Dynamics

At Office Dynamics International we are celebrating 25 years of serving the administrative profession. How long have you been a friend of Office Dynamics International? Perhaps you’ve known us for a long time or you’re new around here. Either way, we want you to know who we are and what we believe. We Passionately Believe. The administrative role is a noble calling. In a “Career of Choice” mentality.

Is Magna International a Winner in the Auto Parts Industry?

While the price of shares of Canada-based Magna International (MGA) dipped slightly over the past month on investors’ concerns regarding the global se.

Eight Best Practices For Building An Internal Coaching Program

Forbes Leadership

The right people with the right intent can make all the difference. Leadership /leadership Leadership /leadership leadership

Should You Hire Interns in Your Finance Firms?

In some variation, internships have been around for centuries. For example, back in the 1080s, it took apprentices up to seven years to learn a trade. Finance

How The U.S. Worker Shortage Could Boost International Hiring

Forbes Leadership

The worker shortage shows no signs of letting up in the U.S., so hiring across borders may become the norm for many companies. Leadership /leadership Leadership /leadership leadership

Strange International Laws Every Tourist Should Know

Dumb Little Man

Did you know that a lot of countries have strange international laws ? What did you think of these strange international laws? The post Strange International Laws Every Tourist Should Know appeared first on Dumb Little Man. It’s easy to get in trouble in a foreign country if you don’t know its laws and cultural traditions. Some laws have not been changed for centuries and are rather funny (or dangerous!) for a modern tourist.

6 International Travel Tips You’ll Find Handy

Dumb Little Man

And the fun of traveling multiplies if you are flying to a foreign destination, more if that’s your first international trip. To help you prepare, here are some international travel tips you’ll find useful on your first vacation abroad. With the internet at your disposal, once you know where you are going, booking your international flights, hotels, and activities are perhaps the easiest part of planning your trip.

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Office Dynamics International Celebrates 30 Years of Inspiring Administrative Excellence

Office Dynamics

The post Office Dynamics International Celebrates 30 Years of Inspiring Administrative Excellence appeared first on Office Dynamics - Executive And Administrative Assistant Training To Our Clients and Colleagues: 30 years is a long time to sustain and build a business in a very unique niche.

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US Renews Commitment To International Students and Presence On “World Stage”

Forbes Leadership

The US government announced a "renewed commitment" to international students and study abroad, saying it could not afford "to be absent from the world stage.".

International Criminal Lawyers and Small Business

Small Business CEO

As the nature of business blitzes across borders, whether that be business to business or business to customer, sooner or later, you might need the services of international criminal lawyers. International criminal lawyers tend to specialise in cases where two legal jurisdictions operate.

Hire an Intern

Small Business Labs

We have 4 interns working with us this summer.    Interns, of course, are a challenge to manage.    But we think the good of interns way outweighs the bad.  Our interns, being college students, are natural Internet users.  With   One of our interns is working on several social media related projects for us.      Interns also force to us focus.  Our

Internal Apple letter shows employees are still fighting to work from home

Vox Open Sourced

The letter was posted on Monday morning to an internal Apple employee Slack channel for discussing remote work; the channel has more than 6,000 members and is open to all Apple corporate employees. A sign outside of one of Apple’s offices in Silicon Valley. Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images.

International Business Times column

The Small Business Blog

You can now read even more from me via my new column in the excellent International Business Times. I will be sharing advice and helpful tips to their readers on the tech topics that I feel strongly about. In my first column I explain the benefits of the Business Cloud and how it could help…

Congratulations, entrepreneurs! Today is the International Day of SMEs

The UN ruled that from this year on June 27 will be the day to commemorate small businesses. Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

The Critical Role Of HR In Executing An International M&A

Forbes Leadership

Set yourself up for success with a strategic HR approach. Leadership /leadership Leadership /leadership leadership

Conscious Leadership And The Overview Effect: How To Build Internal And External Self-Awareness

Forbes Leadership

Becoming conscious leaders does require a shift in awareness and our connections to ourselves and our environment. Leadership /leadership Leadership /leadership leadership

Do High-Quality International Stocks Have A Place In Your Portfolio?

Nokia (NYSE: NOK), AstraZeneca (NASDAQ: AZN) and ASML Holding (NASDAQ: ASML) are among the most popular non-U.S. developed-market stocks. . Finance

How To Go From Intern To Full-Time Employment

Dumb Little Man

Given the current economic climate and job market, more and more companies are employing an intern-to-hire strategy for entry level employees. With an overabundance of candidates, even those with experience or graduate degrees are starting as interns. So, you're an intern. Gone are the days when it was easy to land a job right out of college or with no experience. Employers want to make sure that they hire the right people and don't waste precious resources.

How to Develop a Successful International SEO Strategy

Small Business CEO

… The post How to Develop a Successful International SEO Strategy appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. As a business, you may rely on incoming traffic to your website to create leads and get new clients or customers on board.

4 Questions Beginners Ask About International Shipping

Small Business CEO

But shipping products, especially internationally, can be expensive. … The post 4 Questions Beginners Ask About International Shipping appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Now that everything’s available online, it’s easy to see why eCommerce businesses are doing so well.

10 Ways Companies Can Ensure Their Internal Decisions Are Values-Based

Forbes Leadership

Sometimes, it’s easy to become so focused on the numbers and metrics that you lose sight of your core values, which could do damage to your business in the long run. Leadership /leadership Leadership /leadership leadership

A business case outline for an internal PA network

Practically Perfect PA

An internal network will help us to build stronger relationships and enable better teamwork, communication and easier delegation and reciprocation of help. Create a PA Calendar of relevant Internal & External PA Events for e.g. internal and external networking opportunities and information on approved trainers & ad-hoc training/conference days. If you are interested in launching or participating in an internal PA network it would be great to have you on board.

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Celebrating International Women’s Day 2018

Three Shots Ahead

Last night, the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham embraced International Women’s Day at a special event hosted by the Council’s Town Hall. Continue reading → Working Life International Women's Day 2018

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A Guide to Internal Punctuation

Daily Writing Tips

Original post: A Guide to Internal Punctuation. This post outlines the functions of punctuation marks employed within a sentence: the comma, the semicolon, the colon, and ellipses. Comma. A comma performs a number of functions, including. setting off elements of a list (“I’m going to order soup, salad, and an entrée”). combining with a conjunction to separate two independent clauses (“She ordered dinner, but she declined the dessert menu”).

How to Best Work With International Colleagues

On The Job

When Erin Meyer visited Tokyo with a Japanese colleague shortly after her book, “The Culture Map” was published, she agreed to speak to about 20 Japanese managers. After her presentation, she asked if there were any questions or comments. “No No hands went up, so I went to sit down,” she recalls. But then her Japanese colleague whispered to her that he believed there were some comments. Would it be OK if he tried to solicit some feedback? Meyer agreed.

International Virtual Assistant Day 2009

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs International Virtual Assistant Day 2009 Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at 11:39 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Life of the Virtual Assistant While you may already have seen, heard, read or otherwise somehow found out that the Online International Virtual Assistant Convention (OIVAC) scheduled for May 14-16 has been postponed and rescheduled to October 1-3, 2009!

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World Of Forbes: Stories Of Entrepreneurial Capitalism Across Our 36 International Editions

Forbes Leadership

Forbes magazine's global editions span 13 time zones and 25 languages, celebrating business in all its forms.

Research: Internal Moves Smarter Than Job Hopping

On The Job

Researchers say that while employees receive pay boosts with an internal job move, an external move may not have as much potential. "[W]hen It does suggest that internal moves are quite important in moving ahead in your career," says Matthew Bidwell, a management professor and one of the researchers. It is those internal moves that lead to advances in pay, rank and responsibility, and provide long-term gains in pay and satisfaction,” Bidwell says

Is Internal or External Management Training Best for your Business?

Small Business CEO

There are two ways a business can train its employees: either internally, or with the help of a third-party company.… … The post Is Internal or External Management Training Best for your Business?

Small Independent Publisher finds International success

The Small Business Blog

I was impressed to hear about a small UK business book publishing company named Panoma Press that has been very successful in the international market. Panoma have just licensed another ten of their titles for distribution in Malaysa and Singapore during the… Read the full article here: Small Independent Publisher finds International success on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. We always like to highlight success stories here at the Small Business Blog.

Ever wondered how international courier companies work?

The Small Business Blog

Ever wondered how international courier companies work? The answer, unless you’ve used them a lot, is probably “No.” Shipping is one of those topics that most of us will only take time to learn about if we absolutely need to. When you’re considering using a courier for the first time, you will need to know…

Why You Shouldn’t Miss the Chance to Study Internationally

Small Business CEO

Here are some reasons how studying internationally can improve the quality and outcome of your life. … The post Why You Shouldn’t Miss the Chance to Study Internationally appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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Internal Email: Andy Jassy Thanks His 'Missionary,' 'Insurgent' AWS Cloud Team as He Takes Over as Amazon CEO

Andy Jassy, longtime leader of Amazon's cloud, took over for founding CEO Jeff Bezos on Monday. News and Trends

The Courageous La Donna Finnels-Neal, Founder & CEO of Energy Industry Support International

Admin Awards

P.S. If you are an Administrative Professional and would like information about joining Energy Industry Support International or attending their annual conference in June visit: [link].

Do You Have an Internal Admin Site or Hold Lunch N Learns Where You Work?

Office Dynamics

Do you have an internal admin site where you work? An internal admin site is the main company site with all the links that admins find useful for their jobs centralized in one place. The post Do You Have an Internal Admin Site or Hold Lunch N Learns Where You Work? Ask an Admin was created by Office Dynamics to help administrative professionals with their problems through the help of their peers.

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How to Stop Wasting Time – Internal Factors

Ian's Messy Desk

These time-wasters fall into two types: internal, those things we generate and external, those things that come at us from outside. There are many behaviours and practices that get in the way of our productivity. Both types can be controlled. There are four behaviours/practices leading to wasted time: Disorganization – How much stuff do you have sitting on your desk or in your work area?

Jasmine Freeman named Vice President,Office Dynamics International

Office Dynamics

Jasmine Freeman named Vice President, Office Dynamics International. Jasmine Freeman, Chief Executive Assistant to Joan Burge , founder and CEO of Office Dynamics International , has been named an Officer of the Company, Vice President. Office Dynamics International. November 7, 2013 - Las Vegas, Nevada, For Immediate Release.