Anxiety about dealing with difficult vendors is distracting and draining. As a representative of your company, it’s time to make this part of your job easier and make the difficult conversations more productive.

Is it repetitive strain syndrome?

September 5, 2019 Categorized in: Self-Assessment

Workers in office environments are especially vulnerable. Try to be aware of signs of repetitive strain injury in yourself and your colleagues and correct them early on.
Follow these 8 commandments of the dishwasher.

7 great blogs for admins

September 5, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

Though a couple of these blogs have not featured new articles or posts since 2018, they are still worth visiting for their tips, hacks and thoughtful articles.

Self-assess without undue stress

September 5, 2019 Categorized in: Self-Assessment

It can be tough to embrace this part of your job, but self-assessment should really be something you look forward to. Here are some things to remember.

1-Minute Strategies: October ’19

September 5, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

When not to say thanks … Where the heck did circus peanuts come from? … Ever looked closely at the Coca Cola logo?
Is there an easy way to move an entire folder to someone else’s OneDrive? … What’s the best way to move things from Google Drive to OneDrive? … Is it better to use OneDrive or SharePoint to share files?
When Microsoft released the Surface with its small, light size, touch-screen capability, hard drive and ability to use peripheral devices connected by USB to the device or through a docking station, the iPad started to get a run for its money as a business tablet device.

Sound Bites: September ’19

September 1, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

3 phrases that are major ego-strokers … A strategy to quiet nonstop talkers AND encourage the quiet ones … Can you trademark a scent?

Mend your cringe-worthy ways

August 28, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

Avoid these super-annoying habits at work.
Follow these suggestions when you’re on the receiving end of destructive criticism.

Defeat smartphone addiction

August 1, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

Jane Burnett, writing at Ladders, offers some tips for avoiding the trap that everyone seems to have fallen into.
Recent scientific findings have shown that walking is great for your brain. Need even more reasons to consider adding walking to your daily routine? Here are some more.