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Addressing Disabilities in the Workplace

I’m not quite sure how I stumbled upon this topic, but thought it might be an interesting issue to address.  Most likely it affects a larger audience than we may think.  Imagine your life somehow being altered one day in a way that you could have never imagined.   Maybe you were performing yard work and fell off the ladder and strained your back or broke an arm, or a worse-case scenario involving some type of debilitating accident.  All things that we would never wish on anyone, but could happen at any time to any one of us.  What would you do in this situation?  Or better yet, how would you react to others that are not as capable as you are to perform work?  […]

By | May 13th, 2016|Small Business, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Are You a Leader In the Workplace?

Are you the happy employee that is always feeling challenged and motivates others to do better or are you the employee that comes to work every day to simply perform your daily routine tasks and then go home to your personal life?  Both concepts are absolutely situational as far as how you will personally benefit the most, but wouldn’t it bring more enrichment into your life to be the one that others look to for direction?  […]

By | April 22nd, 2016|Small Business|0 Comments

Is it Time For an Ergonomic Makeover?

Have you ever just sat at your desk and thought about how much actual time you spend sitting in front of that computer screen?  Do you ever feel aches, pains, or even eye strain?  Have you ever wondered if making some simple changes to your workspace could improve these conditions?  Well, if this is the case, then you are in luck.   There are so many helpful, life-changing tips, and this blog is intended to highlight some of the most popular ideas that will help improve your symptoms. […]

By | April 3rd, 2016|Small Business, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Planning For a Fundraiser Any Time Soon?

Have you ever been asked to organize a fundraising campaign? Where would you even start? What will you sell? How will you sell it? How much will be donated to your charity or organization? The questions may be quite overwhelming at first, but hopefully this article will help you simplify the process, and show you how easy it can be to set-up and run a campaign. […]

By | February 19th, 2016|Business Services, Small Business|0 Comments

2 Tips for Working With an Off-site Assistant

Having faith in someone or something is defined as having confidence and trust without proof. But how does this translate to an employee/employer relationship? With many organizations and businesses taking advantage of Independent Contractors and Virtual Assistants, it is worth considering how you will measure the success of someone working for you…when they aren’t in front of you. Gone are the days of the mighty boss hovering over their employees as they work. Frankly, that’s just a waste of time!   […]

By | September 14th, 2015|Small Business, Virtual Assistance|0 Comments

Keep an Eye Out

Whether you think of your competitors as enemies or colleagues, consider following them along their journey. If you’re a business owner, you should be up to date on all the current industry trends—local, national and worldwide! Learning from others is how we grow and there is a respectful way to keep an eye on your competition in order to gain insight. […]

Why We Love Supporting The Board of Directors

1. We love being the 'go to' person... We are Administrators because we thrive on being the support role. We love nothing more than to take things off your plate and get them done. We want to support you and your group in order to surpass goals and milestones. Of course, who doesn't love a [...]

Move This To The Top Of Your TO DO List!

Whether you own a business or are an employee of a organization, having processes documented is an absolute must! Administrative professionals often hold the passwords, contact information and knowledge of procedures. These are things you don’t know you need until your Administrator is out sick, injured, etc. Please take this advice and set up your procedures now, before you need them. We understand it can be overwhelming to document every task you are responsible for, here are some tips to get you or your team started! […]

If you ask, be prepared to give!

Many of us live in a world of referrals, favors and asks. Asking in the name of your business is often more comfortable because you are (and should be!) confident in what you are providing. On that note, referrals should always, always be given honestly and confidently. Even if you owe someone a favor, or they recommended you, please don’t pass along a faulty referral, yeesh! But what about asking in the name of a personal charity you support? Is it okay to utilize your professional network for such purposes? […]

By | June 23rd, 2015|Small Business, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Should You Hire a Virtual Assistant?

Top 10 Things to Outsource to Your Virtual Assistant What exactly does a Virtual Assistant do? While we find a Virtual Assistant that has the experience and background to fit your needs, below are the top 10 tasks we see most frequently from our clients. Once you start talking about Virtual Assistants, you will be surprised to find out how many people you know that work with one! […]