Many busy professionals spend a significant part of their day using Microsoft Office. Now a free download is available to help you reduce the time you spend typing Word documents and creating Excel spreadsheets at work. The keyboard shortcuts in Tip Card: 25 Keyboard Shortcuts will decrease the number of errors you make when typing and help you complete your work more efficiently. In honor of the 60th anniversary of Administrative Professionals Week, Business Management Daily is offering these Microsoft Office keyboard shortcuts free for a limited time.
In a time crunch? You’re not alone. These days, time management is essential to successfully manage your workload.
It’s a snowball effect: The more poised and confident you are, the more people will like and admire you, which in turn will boost your confidence even more. It’s evident that business professionals who appear poised and at ease shine during meetings. Are you in need of meeting etiquette and protocol tips? Here are guidelines to help you excel during that important meeting.
Keep your bosses happy, your meetings on track and bring more value to your role as an admin with these tips on meeting management.
In honor of Administrative Professionals Week, April 23-27, Business Management Daily is rereleasing its very popular Standard Operating Procedure: An example manual of operating procedures for an administrative assistant. The manual provides a detailed example of the day-to-day activities conducted by an organization’s administrative assistant.
Employers are increasingly being held accountable for their discrimination against employees. A significant number of claims filed with EEOC include job discrimination. For example, 37% of claims include race discrimination and 30% include sex discrimination. Here are five recent cases that serve as good lessons for any manager.
Business Management Daily has announced that their new publication, Office Manager Today, will be the official newsletter of the office* Trade Show and Conference to be held May 30-31, 2012 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Office Manager Today is a complete business resource designed specifically for busy professionals. The Office Manager Today website includes useful tools, such as customizable templates, forms and memos, plus a grammar repair shop and skills checklists. The service also includes an 8-page monthly newsletter filled with tips and advice.
What the heck is a pivot table?!? I like to call pivot tables custom table writers. Let’s say you have some very detailed data: employee data, student data, or maybe customer transaction data, and you just want to see a segment of it in a report. Let’s see how we do this with a pivot table…
Managers aren’t only responsible for an organization’s fiscal assets, they’re also responsible for its human assets. According to a recent Adecco report, here are 13 simple ideas you can implement today to become a more effective manager: 1. Recognize a job well-done Everyone likes to know when they’ve done something well. Make your employees feel […]
If your employee handbook hasn’t been updated in the past six months, it’s out of date. Because employment laws and your business are in a constant state of flux, it’s critical to keep your personnel policies up-to-date. In light of recent legal changes, be sure your policies include these updates: