What I Learned from Bill Gates

Kim, Jim “What I Learned from Bill Gates” https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140508125753-32702694-what-i-learned-from-bill-gates,  posted 5/08/14 retrieved 05/09/14   What I Learned from Bill Gates I have the great privilege in my job as president of the World Bank Group of speaking to some of the most creative political and business leaders around the world. One of the consistent themes across all of these conversations […]

Virtual Office is the Future of Businesses

Defeo, Israel “Virtual Office is the Future of Businesses” Posted April 11, 2014 Virtual Office is the Future of Businesses Several trends have come together that point to a bright future for virtual offices around the world. First and foremost, there’s globalization. Businesses can set up their headquarters in one place and set up their manufacturing and […]

27 LinkedIn Tips: LinkedIn Best Practices For Entrepreneurs

Krogue, Ken “27 LinkedIn Tips: LinkedIn Best Practices For Entrepreneurs”  (Excerpted from Forbes, http://www.forbes.com/sites/kenkrogue/2012/06/29/27-linkedin-tips-linkedin-best-practices-for-entrepreneurs/, Posted date:  6/29/2012, Date retrieved: 11/4/2013     27 LinkedIn Tips: LinkedIn Best Practices For Entrepreneurs   LinkedIn may be the best source of sales intelligence on the planet for finding and reaching out to a prospective customer. This is definitely the month of […]

Five LinkedIn Strategies You Haven’t Thought Of Before

Conner, Cheryl ” Five LinkedIn Strategies You Haven’t Thought Of Before” (Excerpted from Forbes,  http://www.forbes.com/sites/cherylsnappconner/2013/10/27/five-linkedin-strategies-you-havent-thought-of-before/, Posted date: 10/27/2013 @ 1:36PM, Date retrieved: 11/1/2013. Five LinkedIn Strategies You Haven’t Thought Of Before Last week a client asked if I could stay for a bit after our weekly meeting so he could thank me, not for a PR […]

Why Winging It Only Works for Chickens & Other Feathered Creatures

Freedman, Anne”Why Winging it only works for Chickens & Other feathered Creatures” (Excerpted from Public Speaking for the Genius, For the Genius Press, due out in Spring 2014, by Anne B. Freedman. Copyright 2013.) What do mean by “winging it,” where did this English-only expression come from, and why is it not a recommended tactic […]

Improve Productivity By Hiring A Virtual Receptionist

Guest Author “Improve Productivity By Hiring A Virtual Receptionist” http://www.thingsidigg.com/money/improve-productivity-by-hiring-a-virtual-receptionist.html, Posted date:  March 25, 2013, Date retrieved: September 4, 2013. Virtual receptionists are coveted by many people because they don’t cost a lot, but they can help companies appear more professional. Hiring a virtual receptionist is more economical than hiring a full-time professional. Virtual receptionists can be […]

10 Things to Outsource to a Virtual Assistant

DIZIK, ALINA , http://www.entrepreneur.com “10 Things to Outsource to a Virtual Assistant” http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225318#ixzz2YqTFqT2gposted December 27th, 2012, retrieved July 12, 2013 Using a virtual assistant can shave hours from your workweek, but knowing which tasks to delegate can be tricky, whether you’re starting or growing a business. Most virtual assistants are contract or freelance workers who do their […]

The Ultimate Multi-Tasker – Do You Have One Yet?

http://www.vanetworking.com/clients/the-ultimate-multi-tasker-do-you-have-one-yet/ “The Ultimate Multi-Tasker – Do You Have One Yet?” Posted on November 21, 2009, Retrieved on June 27, 2013   Does your business have a variety of needs that tend to go unmet because you are always busy with work issues? Maybe what you need is a Virtual Assistant with the multitasking expertise of a concierge […]

Sell more: show how your business helps buyers accomplish their goals

Stein, Ron http://www.floridatrend.com/article/15687/how-to-engage-a-customer-solve-their-problem “Sell more: show how your business helps buyers accomplish their goals.” Posted on 5/31/2013, Retrived on 6/13/2013. Sell more: show how your business helps buyers accomplish their goals Ron Stein | 5/31/2013 Is your company loaded with great information? You know, truly usable knowledge that illuminates an issue your audience has and how to overcome […]

Tailoring your work space to be ergonomically friendly.

http://adpia.client.adpinfo.com/content/INS_PC0413ClientComm?elq=b78acd9d303b49b29c542276a832f277 “Tailoring your work space to be ergonomically friendly.” Posted on February 2013, Retrieved on April 19, 2013.     Tailoring your workspace to be ergonomically friendly. Mention the term “ergonomics” and chances are most people picture a worker’s desk or computer station. But ergonomics, defined as the process of safely and comfortably relating workers to their work […]