How assistants can learn to improve business processes

Practically Perfect PA

How Assistants can learn to improve business processes In this post, we will look at how Assistants can learn to improve business processes. Have you ever taken time to analyse your business processes, or do you just ‘do’ them without thinking?

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The Best Assistant Learning Resources

Office Dynamics

That is… Admin Assistant Training Workplace Tools assistant learning programs conference for assistants free learning program for assistants free training for administrative assistants free webinar for executive assistants ODI 30th Anniversary workshops

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Learning How To Learn

Brilliantly Better

When I got into digital nomading, and later on, into the broader topics of location independence and financial resilience, a consistent part of my approach was to learn new skills. I still think learning. The post Learning How To Learn appeared first on Dragos Roua.

Learn to Say “No”

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Learn to Say “No” appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. I had to learn to say no. There was also an issue of how to handle things … Continue reading Learn to Say “No” → You just finished reading Learn to Say "No" ! The post Learn to Say “No” appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. There was a time when I would say yes to everything.

2019 118

Learn How to Say "No" at Work

On The Job

When the job market is tough like it is now, it's very difficult to say "no." You don't want to say "no" to a request from a colleague for fear of not being seen as a team player. You don't want to say "no" to a boss for fear of being fired.

2020 229

Learning To Rest

Brilliantly Better

If you get tired, learn to rest, not to quit. The post Learning To Rest appeared first on Dragos Roua. Banksy If you ever ran an ultra-marathon, this quote will hit you as common sense. But not many people ran ultra-marathons. So let me try to break it down for you.

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5 Communications Lessons to Learn Today

On The Job

I've been covering the workplace for a long, long (long) time, and the one thing I have learned is that 99 percent of the problems in the workplace occur because of poor communication.

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9 Tough (and Necessary) Lessons Entrepreneurs Must Learn


I learned that you have to trust yourself , rely on your instincts, and believe in yourself, regardless of others’ resistance, doubts or negativity. The toughest lesson I’ve learned has been to handle this constant rejection and continue to have conviction in the things I believe in.

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Why Continued Learning Is Important

Office Dynamics

Are you coming into your fullness through learning and growing? What has been your greatest stretch in terms of learning and development? In this issue, I want to talk about: Why BIG learning is important. The definition of BIG learning. Today, should not be a question of, “Do I need to learn?” It is a fact that you need to learn in aspects of life so you don’t make big mistakes, waste your time and money, get left behind, and become terribly stressed.

5 Life Lessons I Learned from My Father


You see, she was raised by a coach (me)—a dad who spent many professional hours working with CEOs and entrepreneurs learning how to be better leaders and how to make their businesses run more efficiently. Prepare for each moment to be a learning moment.

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6 Ways To Feast On Learning

Office Dynamics

I have always been hungry to learn. Or I should say, once I finished high school I gained an appreciation of learning. Well, that continued as years passed and I am still hungry to learn. ” I learn from the savvy executive assistants who attend my training programs, the executives who hire me, and from anyone I come in contact with as I travel the country. I hope you will be an every-day student; don’t ever be so full of yourself that you stop learning.

2016 132

Grant Cardone: Embracing the Learned Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs


You can either dive headfirst into a new business and see what happens, or you can learn the traits of successful entrepreneurs. The post Grant Cardone: Embracing the Learned Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs appeared first on SUCCESS. Are you ready for entrepreneurship ?

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Learning To Agree To Disagree

Brilliantly Better

The post Learning To Agree To Disagree appeared first on Dragos Roua. We live in a time when it’s extremely easy to form and propagate opinions. Just 20-30 years ago, the speed at which we could form and dissipate opinions was an order of magnitude slower than what we have today. And by that I mean that now an opinion can be formed and spread to literally. Read more. Relationships & Society

2021 63

Face the Spreadsheets: Lisa Gilmore on Learning to Love the Financial Side of Her Creative Business


The post Face the Spreadsheets: Lisa Gilmore on Learning to Love the Financial Side of Her Creative Business appeared first on SUCCESS.

2021 86

It’s A Learning Process

Brilliantly Better

The post It’s A Learning Process appeared first on Dragos Roua. About 5 years ago I found myself in a pretty bad financial situation. A combination of bad luck, big entrepreneurial risks and political changes (affecting the economical landscape) turned my life upside down.

2021 52

Learning Lessons, Cheetah Style!

Virtual Moxie

What I noted came at a part in the movie where young cheetahs were learning the things they needed to know to survive on the savanna. Learning On the savanna, the cheetah learns experientially—often from the school of hard knocks. She pays attention, noticing what she’s learned and incorporating it into future behavior. We humans, we have a lot of experiential learning, too. We learned, in fact, nothing. Learn now, or be doomed to repeat.

Learning To Play The Guitar – Part One

Brilliantly Better

Read more Learning To Play The Guitar – Part One. The post Learning To Play The Guitar – Part One appeared first on Dragos Roua. Shortly after the beginning of the lockdown, I bought myself a guitar.

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Learning to See Clutter

Clutter Coach

Republished by Blog Post Promoter The post Learning to See Clutter appeared first on Clutter Coach. by Sometimes my clients have trouble identifying what their clutter is. Here's a case in point. The desk and counters of Dave's office are piled fairly densely, making it hard for him to work. I select a pile at random and here's what happened. Me: Dave, what's this pile? Dave: Those are binders from our spring conference. Me: Is there a reason you're keeping them?

2016 100

Make Learning Fun For Your Admin Team

Office Dynamics

This seems to be a hot trend, learning as a team. 6 Tips To Make Learning Fun & Ensure Your Team Will Remember What They Learned. Then build a calendar for future lunch and learn sessions where attendees can bring new information that supports that topic. How will you transfer what you learned to your workplace? Or, ask each person to create a fun learning activity to reinforce the information presented.

2015 108

Use Your Learning Style to Help You Get Better with Money


Learning about money is a lifelong process. Knowing what learning style works best for you can help you creatively understand new ideas and concepts that might otherwise be a struggle. Olfactory learners associate smells or taste with information and find that smells “add to learning.”.

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6 Things to Learn from COVID-19 About Your Career

On The Job

In the meantime, I'm always about looking for what we can learn from an experience, especially when it comes to our jobs and our careers. By now, I believe most of you reading this have dealt with the COVID-19 virus in some way, even if you haven't been infected (and I hope you have not).

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Important Business Skills You Can Learn in College

Small Business CEO

Whatever the reason, the life of owning a small business is one of always learning. And one way to learn new business skills is to take college courses. … The post Important Business Skills You Can Learn in College appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

2021 52

Your Case for Training: Adult Learning Retention Statistics

Office Dynamics

I haven’t been able to find this information on adult learning retention rates until now and I’m sharing it with you! Basically throughout the workshop day, my participants are working in groups, brainstorming, practicing newly-learned skills, giving feedback to each other, writing scripts, role playing, doing creative activities and given feedback by me or our trainers. Adult Learning Retention Statistics: Lecture – 5%.

2015 101

Learn to Stop to Keep Going

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Learn to Stop to Keep Going appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. You just finished reading Learn to Stop to Keep Going ! Recommended: Evernote Essentials The post Learn to Stop to Keep Going appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Imagine getting behind the wheel of your car and driving continuously, without any thought to refueling or maintenance. It would run along for a while, but sooner or later something would bring the car to a halt.

2014 171

Coworking Members Learning New Skills, Becoming More Successful

Small Business Labs

One of the more interesting findings from our recent survey of coworking members is how many reported they had learned new skills - or improved their existing skills - due to their coworking space membership: 69% of the respondents reported they learned new skills. The learning generally comes two ways. First, most coworking members reported learning new skills and improving existing skills from events and educational programs hosted at their coworking space.

2015 189

Why Every Small Business Needs to Learn About APIs

Small Business CEO

… The post Why Every Small Business Needs to Learn About APIs appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. APIs or application programming interfaces are the lifeblood of most successful digital companies.

2021 83

The Advantages of Using LMS Platforms For E-Learning

Small Business CEO

A learning management system is basically a software program for the management, instruction, documentation, scheduling, tracking, assessment, automation, and distribution of online learning courses, educational applications, or training and development programs.

2021 83

Learning from Failure: How Making Mistakes Can Change Your Life

Productivity Bits

Personal Development it is ok to fail learn from failure learn from mistakes lessons of failureCopyright © 2011 Guest Author. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. W e are often told that we should avoid failure at all costs. Of course, failing at something can be a very depressing experience. When you attempt an action and it doesn’t turn out how you wanted it to, it can cause a huge drop in your self-esteem.

Business Success Lessons I've Learned (Part 1)

Virtual Moxie

And here's some of what I've learned about becoming successful in business--whether you have your own company, or you work for someone else: 1. Too many cooks spoil the soup, dontchaknow, and it’s really impossible to learn, process, and implement the information garnered by several at once. There's always something more to learn or see. Learn more. And each of us can learn to tap into that place and benefit from the wisdom found there.

2012 204

Learning the Art of Business Conversations

On The Job

If you cannot learn to communicate in person in the business world, your career is going to suffer. Learning the art of small talk. One of the great things about social media is that it allows you to connect with people from around the world, giving you a chance to interact with someone you might not otherwise get to know. But one of the unfortunate things is that some people hide behind social media and use it as an excuse to avoid actual human interaction.

2015 198

I love learning Infusionsoft!

Office Organization Success

I love it when I get to learn and implement new stuff … this week I’ve been playing around with two different Infusionsoft plugins to create highly targeted marketing campaigns. And my other big success this week is that I’ve published the new School for Online Business Success workshop schedule — our first workshop is a Mini Workshop taking place next week: Tame the Paper Piles.

How I Learned to Love Selling (and How You Can Too)


With this new idea, I learned to stop worrying and love sales. And your customers can receive it only when you learn to love sales. . The post How I Learned to Love Selling (and How You Can Too) appeared first on SUCCESS.

2021 92

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

Eat Your Career

Learning opportunities are prevalent, and you want to take advantage of them all! More importantly, how do you actually implement the learning? The post Get More From Your Learning! As a career-minded professional, you probably participate in a lot of development activities.

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CEO’s: Here Are Five Useful Skills You Can Learn Online

Small Business CEO

Online learning is enjoying an unprecedented boom at the moment, and not only because of the current COVID-19 pandemic. Check out the following list for some educational inspiration for what you can learn: 1. Management online learning professional development

2020 72

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.

2020 83

Solutions for Online Learning In a Collaborative Space

Office Dynamics

Before I even could give a response, the other assistants in the room began to chime in with their solutions to this problem of the collaborative work space harming the continued learning and development of the administrative professional. Solutions For Online Learning In A Collaborative Space From Other Assistants. Do you have any tips for watching webinars or online learning programs during the workday? Assistants, Don’t Let Collaborative Work Space Stop Your Education.

10+ Lessons Learned In My 10 Years with Office Dynamics International

Office Dynamics

I’d love to share these ten consistent messages that I’ve learned over and over during my time here at Office Dynamics working with the legend that is Joan Burge. My lesson learned here is own your mistakes. The only way we’re going to learn from them is to realize and own our part in them. We’ve really learned how to practice resilience around here. For the lessons learned check out my TEDxTalk here. Own your past…celebrate it, heal and learn from it.

2017 153

Learn to Communicate With WARMTH

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Learn to Communicate With WARMTH Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on October 22, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day. Or, if you prefer, you can subscribe to my blog posts by e-mail. Thanks for visiting! W ear a smile – A smile is one of the strongest communication tools.

Business Success Lessons I've Learned (Part 2)

Virtual Moxie

Last week, I sat down to create a list of some of the business lessons I've learned in my 15 years in business for myself. And there you have it, friends.the second installation of some of what I've learned on this great big business adventure of mine. Your turn.what are some of the lessons you’ve learned along the way? When the 30th one rolled out of my head, I decided to break the post into two pieces. This is the second, and you can read the first here.

2012 178

Learnings from the Global Workspace Association Conference

Small Business Labs

We attended the Global Workspace Association (GWA) annual conference last week in Baltimore. The GWA is a trade association for members of the workspace-as-a-service industry. Their members are folks from business centers, coworking facilities, executive suites, mobile workforce service providers and other vendors who serve this industry. The conference sessions were excellent and very informative.  But even better was the interaction at breaks.

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