The Do’s and Don’ts of Managing Up

Eat Your Career

Though the term “managing up” is often thrown around in the workplace, few people really know what it means or how to do it effectively. This session will help you master the delicate art of managing up and avoid the potential pitfalls in the process. . SIGN UP HERE.

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The Mel Robbins Guide to Screwing Up


In her book, The Up Side of Down: Why Failing Well Is the Key to Success , Megan McArdle explains that we gain skills by practicing things because we’re strengthening the connection between the action and the reward. Strike up a conversation with a complete stranger.

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Career development round-up 2019

Practically Perfect PA

Welcome to the career development round-up for 2019. Career development round-up 2019 Here are some of our highlights and a video from How to set goals for your career that you can stick to […].

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Key skills round-up 2019

Practically Perfect PA

I hope you enjoy our key skills round-up 2019. We focused really heavily this year on increasing our content around the key skills Assistants need to develop in their role this year.

2019 130

Opportunities And Building Up

Brilliantly Better

The post Opportunities And Building Up appeared first on Dragos Roua. Every time we think about money, or about having access to relevant amounts of money, we think in terms of a unique event. Like, oh, what if I would suddenly have 10x my net-worth, right now.

UPS 52

Modernising the ‘bring up’ folder

Practically Perfect PA

Today I thought I would write about a system I used to use to keep my Executive organised everyday – the ‘bring up folder.’ ’ I think most of you are familiar with the bring up folder system and many of you use it to also keep your Executives on track throughout the day. For those […].

2017 159

Coworking Industry Competition Heating Up

Small Business Labs

As the co-founder of the well known DC coworking space 1776 point out in her essay What's up with 1776 and Benjamin's Desk , coworking is not easy. Rent, overhead, staff, events, programming all add up quickly. The coworking industry is getting more competitive. 

2017 151

Shake It Up!

Office Dynamics

It’s time to shake things up. This week I’d like you to really step out of your comfort zone—shake it up! I dare you to shake yourself up this week. The post Shake It Up! Career Management Motivators Projects Self Development 9 ways to enjoy life more shake it up shake things up at work tips for changing up your ho-hum routine Okay, Monday Motivators, it is the last week of February 2015.

2015 116

Is Lennar Setting Up for a Breakout?

A resistance line has appeared in the chart of Lennar Corporation (LEN). While the stock is currently failing from the line, a reversal could lead to. Stocks

UPS 79

Picking It Up From Where You Left

Brilliantly Better

The post Picking It Up From Where You Left appeared first on Dragos Roua. Last two-three days were rather hectic. A whirlwind of news and developments, both in business and personal life, hit my relatively stable routine, and threw me a bit off course.

UPS 87

Meal Delivery Heating Up

Small Business Labs

  The company reported $795 million in revenue for 2016, up from $341 million in revenue for 2015. It reports having $390 million in revenue in 2016, up 71% over 2015. Blue Apron , a meal kit delivery service company, has filed for an IPO.  It lost $55 million in 2016 compared to $47 million in 2015. There's been a lot of press coverage recently on the failure of VC-backed food delivery businesses.

2017 113

ArcelorMittal (MT) to Ramp Up Iron Ore Output in Liberia

ArcelorMittal (MT) and the Liberian government amend the existing MDA to ramp up mining operations in the country and economically uplift the nation.

2021 77

Career development round up for 2018

Practically Perfect PA

Welcome to the career development round up for 2018. Career development round up for 2018 Here are some of our highlights and a video from our first Virtual Summit – Developing your business acumen on […]. This year we have written a lot of blog posts dedicated to the career development of our Practically Perfect PA readers!

2018 136

5 Tips to Help You Get Up Earlier

Productivity Bits

W aking up early is probably one of the hardest things to do. There are so many late nights filled with studying, partying and socializing, it is near impossible to get up early. And getting up early is one big concern also of those who are after the quest of productivity in general. Getting up early has many benefits: You are more functional and you are able to get more done. You must have a goal when you are getting up earlier.

2011 180

This Leadership Mindset Will Set You Up for Extraordinary Success

The higher up you are within a company, the more people you serve -- not the other way around. Leadership

2021 109

Time to Break Up?

Step It Up VA Coaching

It’s break-up time. Establishing boundaries with clients early in the relationship AND becoming clear on who is an ideal client for you will help to eliminate having difficult clients but some will sneak through on occasion, and these difficult clients will eat up your time, energy and passion for your business…but only if you let them. You’ll be freeing yourself from negativity, and opening up an opportunity for better clients to come in.

UPS 122

The Shut Up Strategy


A few weeks ago, I shared a post from Austin Kleon called Just shut up and write the book. The Shut Up Strategy that I’m talking about is keeping certain things quiet to yourself. So for me, The Shut Up Strategy involves the bigger things that you have a sliver of hesitation to share. Try to incorporate The Shut Up Strategy more often. The post The Shut Up Strategy appeared first on Productivityist.

2017 62

Is Tesla Setting Up for a Big Move?

An up-channel chart pattern has formed in the chart of Tesla, Inc. TSLA). If the stock breaks through the channel resistance, a breakout could occur. Stocks

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Buckle (BKE) Shares Up 36.6% YTD on Robust Sales Performance

Buckle (BKE) is consistently putting up an impressive sales performance. Solid gains from the company's women's and men's merchandise categories are a. Stocks

2021 81

We have to raise each other up

Practically Perfect PA

Happy International Women’s Day you AMAZING readers. I want to start today’s post by telling you a little bit about me over the last few years. I started Practically Perfect PA while working as an EA for a whole number of reasons, but mainly because I had a lot to share. I’d learnt and I’d […]. Editor's notes Featured Mentoring admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

2018 155

Bottom Up

The Small Business Blog

Keep up won’t you – most websites that promote ‘how to successfully start and run your own business’ are sponsored by big companies and government bodies and written by people that are in jobs and have never started their own business.

UPS 162

The Bottom Up Economy

Small Business Labs

Homebrew is a new seed-stage VC fund focused on investing in what they call the bottom up economy.   They go on to explain the drivers of the bottom up economy are technology and the shift to the business of one, meaning solopreneurs. They define this as "the idea that technology is now helping individuals and small businesses drive economic growth and innovation." 

2013 152

10 tips to tidy up your inbox

Practically Perfect PA

Recently I have been doing a lot of research on how to maximise my time, be more productive and generally kick ass during the hours I can dedicate to work (the rest of my time is taken up with making meals that my kids don’t eat, tidying up Lego and my other half’s dirty clothes that never quite make it to the laundry bin and binge watching Orange is the New Black). So today, I am sharing my 10 tips to tidy up your inbox.

2017 148

Movin' On Up!

Virtual Moxie

Today, a happy note. We're heading toward the end of a long rebrand, including the creation of not one, but two new sites! Included in the site for VAs, a new blog--well, a different version of this blog, really. Virtual Moxie will live on there, I'm happy to report. We just need to stop adding content here and focus on what has to happen to finish the new sites. So this will officially be my last post for a few weeks (best estimate). My next post will be from our new home!

2016 109

Wake Up With Purpose: 5 Ways to Reinvigorate Your Morning Routine

Commit to a morning routine that gives you a sense of accomplishment and sets you up for success. Success Strategies

2021 113

Personal Tune-Up

Office Dynamics

A Personal Tune-up for Peak Career Performance. But if you don’t feed your body with food (fuel) and exercise (tune-ups), then the machine begins to gum up or break down. To remain a star at work, here are some “personal tune-up” tips to put into practice daily for peak career performance: Eat breakfast. Walking is the no-cost, easy way to keep your energy up and lose weight at the same time. The post Personal Tune-Up appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2018 108

Should young people join start-ups?

The Small Business Blog

The obvious answer to this question is “yes, of course” but the reality of the matter is that getting young people (and particularly graduates) to come aboard an actual start-up can be a tough sell. When faced with the uncertain path of start-up employment or a straightforward trek up the career ladder, it is understandable… Read the full article here: Should young people join start-ups?

2013 194

Clean Energy Fuels Stock is Waking Up

Renewable natural gas (RNG) solutions provider Clean Energy Fuels (NASDAQ: CLNE) stock has been riding the global decarbonization and clean energy tai. Finance

UPS 83

Learn Today's Most Up-to-Date App Development Skills

Keep your skills on the cutting edge by learning web app development. App Developers

5 Strategies for a Super Follow Up System

Office Organization Success

Having a super-duper follow-up system in place is a critical, if not the critical, system you need to grow and build your business. What system do you have in place to follow-up with them and turn them into a paying client? This is where you need a super-duper follow-up system in place so that you can continue to connect with them and, when they’re ready to purchase, you’re top of mind. Here are my top 5 strategies for creating your follow-up system.

2012 200

7 Ways Leaders Can Up Level Their DEI Workplace Strategy

Here's how to go from strategy to meaningful action in building a workforce that is diverse, equitable and inclusive. Leadership

2021 102

Why Snail Mail Will Speed Up Your Business Growth

By sending ten personal notes a day, you can write your way to the top -- and experience incredible business growth. Growth Strategies

2021 111

Pump Up the Jam

Virtual Moxie

I got about the same benefit, in terms of waking up and getting more bang out of my work day, but I certainly had more fun dancing than napping (if you know me, you know what a HUGE statement that one is!), And just that fast, Wake Up Your Day was screaming at me to be created. Set up the Tumblr blog that would make it easy for me to contribute to the booty-shaking cause.

2011 168

Leveling Up: Why Eric Siu Treats His Life Like a Video Game


Each decision he makes and step he takes is akin to leveling up—the stakes are just a little bit higher in real life. The ability to pull levers and then all of a sudden, traffic comes in, or even partnering up with other people… it’s fun,” he says.

2021 67

Is Liberty Latin America Setting Up for a Big Move?

Liberty Latin America Ltd (LILAK) has rallied up into a rectangle consolidation pattern over the past several months, where it has formed a resistance.

Forms 83

What’s tied up in the executive?

The Small Business Blog

Now, I am no stranger to this phrase as for many years I ran one of the… Read the full article here: What’s tied up in the executive? Small Business / SOHO Start-Up start-up in business business startup getting started start your business Starting a Business where to start young entrepreneurs Young people I heard on the radio recently something about the number of Young Entrepreneurs rocketing since the recession started.

UPS 155

2 Beaten-Down Growth Stocks to Scoop Up Right Now

Growth stocks are grabbing investors' attention due to continuing economic growth thanks to fiscal and monetary stimulus. And because the market remai. Entrepreneur Index

2021 95

5 Major Reasons Why Agency Recruiters Should Sign Up For Recruit CRM's ATS

Recruit CRM

Here's an article that can help you set up Recruit CRM's chrome extension on your browser. You can set up your own stages, add multiple stages from the sales pipeline making your entire pipeline customisable. Sign up for a free demo or a no-commitment trial now to know more about us

10 Powerful Ways to Stand Up for Yourself in Any Situation


Learning to stand up for yourself will help you take charge of your life, believe in your own power and embolden you to reach for your dreams. Learn to stand up for yourself in any situation with these 10 simple yet powerful steps. Stand up for your time.

2021 97

Is APA Setting Up for a Big Move?

An up-channel chart pattern has formed in the chart of APA Corp. If the stock breaks above the trendline resistance, a breakout could soon occu. Stocks

Forms 83

Career development round up for 2018

Practically Perfect PA

Welcome to the career development round up for 2018. Career development round up for 2018 Here are some of our highlights and a video from our first Virtual Summit – Developing your business acumen on […]. This year we have written a lot of blog posts dedicated to the career development of our Practically Perfect PA readers!

2018 100

Rekindle the Fire and Keep Showing Up in Your Business

Be clear on what fuels your drive. Entrepreneurs

2021 103

Charter Memberships Being Snapped Up

Office Organization Success

The Charter Memberships are being snapped up. This week I attended a fabulous leadership training program in Toledo — I am a member of a local BNI (Business Networking International) Chapter, and as from October 1st I’ll be President of our Chapter. The training was to teach me how to step into this role. This training is absolutely critical (and is mandatory) if I am to take on this role, and without this training I know I wouldn’t be able to fulfill the position.

2014 139