If you are like me, you have an Apple iPad. You use it when traveling to keep connected to your small business. It helps you keep your small business moving forward. This past week, we can download iOS 9 for the iPad and I have to say, I am enjoying the new features for small business use. Some of the tasks will definitely benefit owners. Here are the top 5 that helped me with my small business. Write on your attached documents. I didn't get to try this feature yet but am looking forward … [Read more...] about NEW iOS 9 iPad uses for small business
Small Business Productivity Tips Archive Page
Welcome to our Small Business Productivity Tips archive page to help you and your business streamline processes. Read the archive posts for tips to use in your business.
Small business owners tend to focus on their clients and associates more than focusing on their own business tasks. Recently, I spoke with a client who I was helping manage and prioritize her weekly schedule so she could focus better on the task at hand. And, she had an epiphany. She realized that she had no problem making and keeping deadlines for clients. But, when it came to her own business tasks, like invoicing, administrative tasks, etc... she would delay and not complete them for weeks. … [Read more...] about Ways to Respect Your Small Business
I am a Whovian (Doctor Who fan) from the 8th Doctor forward. Sorry to say, I tried to watch the first to 7th doctor and just couldn't get past the stories and the set. In honor of Doctor Who's new season premiere on Saturday on BBC, I found some great Doctor Who quotes that any small business owner can learn from. I also added thoughts below the quote. Enjoy and please share. DOCTOR WHO QUOTE #1: “People assume that time is a strict progression of cause to effect, but *actually* from a … [Read more...] about Doctor Who Quotes Any Small Business Owner Can Learn From
Next Week is National Small Business Week! If you haven't checked out The U.S. Small Business Administration site, this is a great week to check it out. They offer several webinars this week. Check out the list of webinars they offer. I like this site. It is a great resource to help start your own business, get loans and grant information, and many other things. There is even a Learning Center that has a variety of video and courses you can take. From Marketing to Finance to selling to the … [Read more...] about National Small Business Week is May 12-16 – 4 Small Business Tips for Start-up Companies
Happy Administrative Professionals Week! This week is Administrative Professionals Week. Be sure to appreciate your administrative professional every day, not just this week. Here are 6 tips to help your Administrative Professional be more productive: Help them understand your needs by clearly communicating verbally. Meeting with the administrative at least a few times a week for no more than 15 minutes will help save you both make sure you are on the same page when it comes to … [Read more...] about Administrative Professionals Week-6 Tips to Help Your Admin Professional Be More Productive
Tuesday is said to be the most productive day of the week. With the Monday morning meeting behind you and your priorities set for the week, Tuesdays are usually the most productive day of the week. But here are 5 tips on how to make your office productive every day not just on Tuesdays. Start each day with a list of things to do in a priority order. You can use letters or numbers as priorities. Try to use different symbols that show the priorities for fun. First priority could be ! , The … [Read more...] about 5 Tips on How to Make Your Office Productive