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Home Equity Line Breakdown : Home Equity Line Breakdown By: Thomas Smith Home Equity Line of Credit in a Nutshell More and more lenders are offering home equity lines of credit. By using the equity in your home, you may qualify for a sizable amount of credit, available for use when and how you please, at an interest rate that is relatively low.
added on 07.01.2015. 06:00 in Business and Finance

The Branded Customer Experience - "We Never Say No : The Branded Customer Experience - "We Never Say No By: Mr. Colin Shaw Colin Shaw urges you to ensure that your branding and marketing activities are aligned with your Customer experience.
added on 14.01.2015. 13:00 in Business and Finance

5 OVERLOOKED WAYS TO HIRE WINNERS : 5 OVERLOOKED WAYS TO HIRE WINNERS By: Michael Mercer, Ph.D.
added on 22.02.2015. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Microsoft Great Plains BR: Bank Reconciliation : Microsoft Great Plains BR: Bank Reconciliation By: Vincent Ong Microsoft Business Solutions Great Plains is marketed for mid-size companies as well as Navision (which has very good positions in Europe and emerging markets where it can be easily localized). Great Plains Bank Reconciliation (BR) module lets you manage all of your bank-related activity through a single automated intersection, including cash, check, and credit card transactions, bank account balances, and automated reconciliation.
added on 12.03.2015. 23:00 in Business and Finance

The Myth of Rankings - Beyond Search Engine Optimization : The Myth of Rankings - Beyond Search Engine Optimization By: Scott Buresh What follows is a condensed version of a conversation that happens all too frequently when I am approached by a prospect interested in search engine optimization (SEO): Prospect: We need our website optimized, because we aren't showing up for any searches. Me: What searches have you tried? Prospect: We don't show up for ANYTHING.
added on 30.03.2015. 17:00 in Business and Finance

There Are Many Solutions To A Great Tender Or Proposal : There Are Many Solutions To A Great Tender Or Proposal By: Mel Dunn One of the great mysteries of the "open" competitive tendering process is that each of us has experienced defeat. What mystifies us is that there must have been a mistake - we had the best solution.
added on 14.04.2015. 08:00 in Business and Finance

Tendering and Development - Preparation is the Key : Tendering and Development - Preparation is the Key By: Mel Dunn In the article Getting Involved in the Global Development Market (available in full in Latest News at www.globizdev.
added on 15.04.2015. 09:00 in Business and Finance

Getting Involved in the Development Industry : Getting Involved in the Development Industry By: Mel Dunn Australia is blessed with an incredible pool of talent and experience, across a broad range of industries, and it is this expertise that could provide significant and sustainable benefits into the communities where a development initiative is targeted. The challenge for many firms and individuals wishing to participate in development activities is in understanding the intricacies of the process to secure involvement.
added on 16.04.2015. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Global Development - So Much More Needed : Global Development - So Much More Needed By: Mel Dunn The tragic events resulting from the recent Tsunami on Boxing Day 2004 serve to again highlight the fragile nature of many of the world's communities. In each of these locations the key tasks of treating the sick and injured, ensuring clean water was available, or made available, providing food, accommodation and so on was critically important as a first step on the way to rebuilding these communities.
added on 17.04.2015. 11:00 in Business and Finance

IBM Lotus Domino Designer Release 6 and 6.5: New Features - overview for programmer : IBM Lotus Domino Designer Release 6 and 6.) 5: New Features - overview for programmer By: Eugene Polyakov Domino Designer is an IDE, which provides to developers the features for creation, management and deployment of Lotus Domino applications.
added on 25.08.2015. 21:00 in Business and Finance

Business Loan : Business Loan By: John Mussi A business loan is designed for a wide range of UK small, medium and startup business needs including the purchase, refinance, expansion of a business, development loans or any type of commercial investment. Finance is the lifeblood of a business.
added on 13.10.2015. 22:00 in Business and Finance

Top 7 Methods to Empower Employees : Top 7 Methods to Empower Employees By: Chris Anderson How many times have you asked someone to do something like "draw up a plan for such and such project"? Your employee completes the plan, but then you say, "That is not what I wanted" or "That is not how you do it". And so the employee thinks: but you didn't tell me exactly how you wanted it done.
added on 14.12.2015. 12:00 in Business and Finance

The 5 Secrets to Getting Out of Debt Fast : The 5 Secrets to Getting Out of Debt Fast By: Rob Sallay As they stare down at a teetering pile of bills, so many consumers wonder how they racked up such a large debt. The answer boils down to simple mathematics.
added on 18.12.2015. 16:00 in Business and Finance

Benefits of a Commercial Business Loan? : Benefits of a Commercial Business Loan? By: John Mussi There are many benefits in choosing a commercial business loan some of which are listed below. A commercial business loan is designed for a wide range of UK small, medium and startup business needs including the purchase, refinance, expansion of a business, development loans or any type of commercial investment.
added on 06.01.2016. 11:00 in Business and Finance

5 Steps to Build Stronger Communication and Understanding : 5 Steps to Build Stronger Communication and Understanding By: Chris Anderson Part Three of a Four-Part Series Part One: http://www.bizmanualz.
added on 26.01.2016. 07:00 in Business and Finance

5 Steps to Identify Core Processes : 5 Steps to Identify Core Processes By: Chris Anderson Part Two of Creating Well-Defined Processes Series Part One: http://www.bizmanualz.
added on 11.02.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

Beating Business Burnout : Beating Business Burnout By: Lynn Colwell 5 Remedies for relief when the pressure's on. Victoria Nuttall is a graphic-arts consultant with skills that should have been appreciated.
added on 10.04.2016. 09:00 in Business and Finance

Resume Objectives ... The Hidden Pitfalls : Resume Objectives ..
added on 14.04.2016. 13:00 in Business and Finance

7 Steps To Hire The Best : 7 Steps To Hire The Best By: Michael Mercer, Ph.D.
added on 23.04.2016. 22:00 in Business and Finance

You're The Boss : You're The Boss By: Lynn Colwell Beating Business Burnout 5 Remedies for relief when the pressure's on Victoria Nuttall is a graphic-arts consultant with skills that should have been appreciated. "I was working 50 to 55 hours a week, feeling like a real hero to the company because I was putting out work no one else could do at that time," she says.
added on 25.05.2016. 06:00 in Business and Finance

Find the best Mortgage Rate for you : Find the best Mortgage Rate for you By: Kent Clarke Most people tend to take out a mortgage, then forget about it. The monthly payments go out from their accounts every month, but they probably couldn't tell you what the interest rate was if you asked! This is slack financial policy - it is easy to make sure you always have the best mortgage rate, and therefore pay the least interest.
added on 15.06.2016. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Spinning Gold from Straw: Low Cost Employee Retention and Motivation Tools : Spinning Gold from Straw: Low Cost Employee Retention and Motivation Tools By: Jennifer Loftus Employee retention and motivation..
added on 24.07.2016. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Discovery Procedures for Building Effective Management Systems : Discovery Procedures for Building Effective Management Systems By: Chris Anderson Part One in a Five Part Series Imagine what a professional football team would be like without a regimen of practice drills? Now take away their playbook and player statistics. What you have in this extreme scenario are highly talented (and perhaps overpaid) individuals participating in organized chaos.
added on 16.08.2016. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Project Outsourcing: Why ALL Businesses Should Consider Outsourcing an Integral Part of Business Growth : Project Outsourcing: Why ALL Businesses Should Consider Outsourcing an Integral Part of Business Growth By: Jack Thompson OUTSOURCING: AN OVERVIEW Businesses of all kinds can and do benefit from the tool of outsourcing every day. Businesses large and small have been outsourcing every day projects for many years.
added on 18.12.2016. 21:00 in Business and Finance

Outsourcing and Your Business : Outsourcing and Your Business By: Kate Smalley Outsourcing is an established way of doing business today, allowing companies to maximize their budgets and resources - and generate better products. Also referred to as subcontracting, outsourcing simply means acquiring a product or service rather than producing it in-house.
added on 14.01.2014. 00:00 in Business and Finance

The Real Story Of The Little Engine That Could : The Real Story Of The Little Engine That Could By: Geela Gone are the days when self-publishing was synonymous with self-defeat. Authors such as Deepak Chopra, Mark Victor Hansen and Neale Donald Walsch, originally self-published successfully before selling their books to major publishers (in order to gain even wider distribution) so we now know that self-published books can match and even surpass the quality and the success of books released by the major publishers.
added on 15.01.2014. 01:00 in Business and Finance

Negotiating to Buy a New Car the Easy Way : Negotiating to Buy a New Car the Easy Way By: Michael Schatzki Do you hate the thought of buying a new car because of the struggle you have to go through negotiating with the dealership? Relax. Negotiating to buy a new car is easy.
added on 09.02.2014. 02:00 in Business and Finance

Losing business monentum? : Losing business monentum? By: Mike Hayden CONTENTS: 1.) Are you losing momentum while others plan ahead? 2.
added on 10.02.2014. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Secrets To Successful Publishing : Secrets To Successful Publishing By: Geela Have you ever wondered what would it take to compete successfully with the "big guys" like Simon & Schuster and even get to the top of the heap? If there is such thing as a magic formula for success, then the story of Geela, the author of the bestseller book THE AMERICAN DREAM can certainly make a believer out of you too. Mastering the art of the possible is at the heart of Geela's brand new book where her message is that the possible always exceeds the impossible.
added on 24.02.2014. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Create Your Entrepreneur Dream Team : Create Your Entrepreneur Dream Team By: Helaine Iris I hear it all the time. "What should I do about .
added on 01.03.2014. 22:00 in Business and Finance

7 Essentinal Resources for Small Business : 7 Essentinal Resources for Small Business By: Jinger Jarrett So you want to start a business but you don't have a lot of money? Start your business online, and it won't be a problem. There are some pretty terrific resources you can use.
added on 16.03.2014. 13:00 in Business and Finance

Principles for Total Prosperity In Business And Beyond : Principles for Total Prosperity In Business And Beyond By: Geela Are you looking for that "something" to give you the winning edge in your business? Is success still elusive even after burning both ends of the candle? Well, you may be looking for success in al the wrong places or you may not have an accurate picture of what true success is. In a fast-paced society that's driven by a mentality of "more is better," extreme stress and lack of fulfillment are inevitable in every facet of our lives, including work.
added on 21.03.2014. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Are you looking for a Small Business Loan? : Are you looking for a Small Business Loan? By: John Mussi A small business loan is designed for a wide range of UK small, medium and startup business needs including the purchase, refinance and expansion of a business. Finance is the lifeblood of a business.
added on 28.05.2014. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Eight Ways to Consolidate Debt : Eight Ways to Consolidate Debt By: Gerri Detweiler Next to winning the lottery, a debt consolidation loan is a debtor's dream. With one monthly payment and a fixed monthly payment schedule, you can actually see an end to those monthly payments.
added on 23.06.2014. 16:00 in Business and Finance

How to Get Money Back for Your Process and Procedures Investments : How to Get Money Back for Your Process and Procedures Investments By: Chris Anderson Wouldn't it be nice to get some of your money back that you have invested in developing policies, procedures and processes for your organization? Well, you can with the recently restored tax credit. $7.
added on 26.06.2014. 19:00 in Business and Finance

Insider's Guide to Snaring the Best Lease Deal : Insider's Guide to Snaring the Best Lease Deal By: George A. Parker Every year, thousands of business owners and financial managers are faced with the task of obtaining attractive financing for equipment their firms want to acquire.
added on 21.07.2014. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Seven Cs to Avoid Procedure Writing Errors : Seven Cs to Avoid Procedure Writing Errors By: Chris Anderson You do your best to make sure your organization is operating as effectively as possible. But if your policies and procedures are incomplete, outdated, or inconsistent, then they are not driving the performance improvement they should.
added on 16.08.2014. 22:00 in Business and Finance

A Great Way to Do PR : A Great Way to Do PR By: Robert A. Kelly As a business, non-profit or association manager trying to get a bang for your PR buck, you could pretty much concentrate on simple print and broadcast mentions or, for that matter, the whole basket of tactical public relations weaponry including old favorites like high-visibility speech appearances and newsworthy special events.
added on 30.11.2014. 08:00 in Business and Finance

Student Home Purchase Plan : Student Home Purchase Plan By: John Carle & Sharon Gregresh Tuition costs are climbing, housing costs are climbing, it seems like all the costs for students are climbing these days. Students can afford cost increases less than any other demographic in Canada.
added on 04.12.2014. 12:00 in Business and Finance

Mutual Funds: What Investors Need to Know About Morningstar Mutual Fund Fiduciary Grades : Mutual Funds: What Investors Need to Know About Morningstar Mutual Fund Fiduciary Grades By: Sam Subramanian Morningstar now provides Fiduciary Grades on mutual funds. How does Morningstar determine these grades? How can mutual fund investors use these grades to better manage their portfolios? Mutual fund investors use Morningstar Rating" as a sign post of mutual fund performance.
added on 13.01.2016. 04:00 in Business and Finance

New Energy Bill: Reducing Our Dependence on Foreign Oil : New Energy Bill: Reducing Our Dependence on Foreign Oil By: Sam Subramanian Growing transportation requirements combined with declining domestic oil production have led to burgeoning oil imports. Rising oil prices are having an adverse impact on the U.
added on 02.05.2016. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Making Outsized Returns in the Stock Market - Using the Dow Theory : Making Outsized Returns in the Stock Market - Using the Dow Theory By: Henry To, CFA The Dow Theory Charles H. Dow Robert Rhea E.
added on 22.05.2016. 13:00 in Business and Finance

Transform Your Office Into A Powerhouse Of Success : Transform Your Office Into A Powerhouse Of Success By: Lorraine Pirihi Did you know that the area that you call your 'office' is a direct reflection of you? If your environment is clean and uncluttered it projects that the person who works there is calm and has everything under control. Consequently if it looks like the local rubbish tip then the impression others get is that this person is disorganised, and a complete mess.
added on 01.06.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

How to Get a Grip on Your Money : How to Get a Grip on Your Money By: Lorraine Pirihi Most people have no idea where their money goes. They earn it and they spend it.
added on 11.07.2016. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Develop Your People and Make More Money : Develop Your People and Make More Money By: Lorraine Pirihi What is the no. 1 asset in your business beside yourself? It's your people.
added on 13.07.2016. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Overcoming Work Addiction : Overcoming Work Addiction By: Lorraine Pirihi Why are you so busy? Do you really have too much work? Is work so important to you that you'll sacrifice just about anything in your life to get the job done? Even if it's at the expense of your health and your relationships? If you find these questions disturbing then see how you rate with these ones: Do you work more than 50 hours a week? Do you dream about work? Do you feel that in order to succeed you must work late most of the time? Are you a stranger in your own home? Do you constantly miss family and social events because you're always working? Do you schedule and undertake more than you can get done in a 40-hour work week? Do you get bored when you're not working? Is missing family and social events because of work unavoidable? When on holiday do you constantly check your phone messages and email? Your Score The greater the number of yes answers, the closer you are to fitting the profile of a workaholic. If you've answered yes to more than half of the questions, it's time to take stock before you lose your health, family and everything you hold near and dear to your heart.
added on 17.07.2016. 21:00 in Business and Finance

Maintaining Small Town Charm In An Ever-Changing World : Maintaining Small Town Charm In An Ever-Changing World By: DeAnna Dipo Virtually any state in the country has the appeal of multiple small towns. Ask almost anyone who lives in small town why they are here and they'll tell you they enjoy the small town feeling while being close to all the conveniences of a larger city.
added on 20.07.2016. 00:00 in Business and Finance

How to Identify a Problem Solver : How to Identify a Problem Solver By: Harry Joiner As an executive recruiter, I interview a lot of people. And while most candidates find a way to look good on paper, their resumes don't always reveal how good of a problem solver they are.
added on 22.07.2016. 02:00 in Business and Finance

Is an ARM Right For You? : Is an ARM Right For You? By: Tom LevineLet's start by taking a look at 7 key elements of an adjustable rate mortgage:1)ARM defined: While a fixed rate loan is constant and never changes throughout the life of the loan, an adjustable rate mortgage changes periodically. The interest rate of an ARM goes up and down based on whatever external index it is tied to.
added on 16.09.2016. 10:00 in Business and Finance

A Short Guide to Effective Public Speaking : A Short Guide to Effective Public Speaking By: Stephen D. BoydDelivering an effective presentation to 20 or to 200 people is difficult.
added on 18.09.2016. 12:00 in Business and Finance

Image is Key to Your Marketing Success : Image is Key to Your Marketing Success By: Debbie DahmenIn virtually any business first impressions are lasting impressions. Most people have heard this statement for years, and yet some people completely ignore the first impression they are conveying to potential customers or clients.
added on 20.09.2016. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Top 10 Things to Consider on Home Loans : Top 10 Things to Consider on Home Loans By: Tom LevineHere are our Top 10 most important things to consider when shopping for a Home Loan, Equity Line of Credit, or Refinance, courtesy of LoanResources.Net:Down-PaymentFixed Versus Adjustable RateAPRLoan TypesLoan Amount Qualification, IncomeLoan Amount Qualification, ExpensesEmployment and Credit HistoryPointsSub-Prime LoansShort-Forms1.
added on 04.10.2016. 04:00 in Business and Finance

PR: What's the Point? : PR: What's the Point? By: Robert A. KellyHere's the point: people act on their own perception of the facts before them, which leads to predictable behaviors about which something can be done.
added on 20.10.2016. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Alternative Options For Rising Interest Rates : Alternative Options For Rising Interest Rates By: Thad CollinsAs interest rates have risen in the last six weeks from record lows, homeowners are once again face with finding viable options to reduce the amount of interest paid on their home loans. The rush to refinance provided borrowers with good to excellent credit the opportunity to take advantage of low interest rates, that helped to reduce their monthly mortgage payments, which was the only benefit provided by the lowered rates.
added on 08.12.2016. 21:00 in Business and Finance

Twitch Speed: Reaching Younger Workers Who Think Differently : Twitch Speed: Reaching Younger Workers Who Think Differently By: Marc PrenskyEvery parent, educator, and manager knows that "Nintendo children"--those born after 1970 and raised on video and computer games, Walkmans, the Internet, etc.--are different.
added on 20.12.2016. 09:00 in Business and Finance

From An Insider's View These Items Are A Must Before Making The Decision To Purchase Any Off-The-Shelf Software For Your Business : From An Insider's View These Items Are A Must Before Making The Decision To Purchase Any Off-The-Shelf Software For Your Business By: Brett Johnson1.) What determines the software price? Is it Per Seat or Per User or Per Processor? The cost of software is determined in many ways.
added on 06.03.2016. 14:00 in Business and Finance

The Organized Job Search : The Organized Job Search By: Janet Barclay Many people, under financial or other pressures to find work quickly, feel they can't afford to take the time to get organized. On the other hand, conducting your job search in an organized manner will reduce the amount of time you spend looking for information, following inappropriate leads, or waiting for your dream job to fall into your lap.
added on 19.05.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

The Seven Deadly Tax Sins: Commonly Missed Deductions : The Seven Deadly Tax Sins: Commonly Missed Deductions By: Sandra N. Salter It's that time again, the April 15 tax deadline is looming large.
added on 26.05.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

Can You Really Improve Your Organisation Skills : Can You Really Improve Your Organisation Skills By: Lorraine Pirihi I'm sure most of you have heard of Zig Ziglar International Sales Guru. Well in one of Zig's weekly newsletters, there were a number of comments about the habits of well-organised people which I couldn't resist sharing with you.
added on 07.06.2016. 11:00 in Business and Finance

Stress in the Workplace : Stress in the Workplace By: Lorraine Pirihi Why are you so busy? Do you really have too much work? Is work so important to you that you'll sacrifice just about anything in your life to get the job done? Even if it's at the expense of your health and your relationships? Stress in the workplace can be caused by many factors, however from my experience I've found for many people it is their inability to organise themselves and their time. They also have difficulty saying 'no'.
added on 15.07.2016. 01:00 in Business and Finance

Organisation Tips For The Mobile Executive : Organisation Tips For The Mobile Executive By: Lorraine Pirihi Despite the fact that everyone sighs "How glamorous!", the life of the business traveller can actually be hell! Fighting international datelines, jetlag, airline food, hotel pillows filled with rocks, and the constant packing can turn an efficient, organised corporate commando into a bumbling mess. The situation can be similar for those whose car has to occasionally transform into a mobile office.
added on 05.01.2015. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Downsizing in Organisations...The Real Truth : Downsizing in Organisations..
added on 06.01.2015. 05:00 in Business and Finance

How to Successfully Work From Home : How to Successfully Work From Home By: Lorraine Pirihi Working from home can be a most effective way to be more productive! Today's open plan offices stop many people from getting their work done. The constant noise, phones ringing and colleagues interrupting can drive anyone to distraction! Many people would dramatically boost their productivity if they could spend some or all of their workday out of the main office and join the thousands of small business owners who work from home.
added on 07.01.2015. 06:00 in Business and Finance

Clutter Control : Clutter Control By: Lorraine Pirihi Remember when you charged into the office that first day, all primed to make the new year the best ever. You made a New Year's Resolution that you would definitely get organised to start the coming year with a bang! So what did you do? You cleaned out all the clutter that had accumulated throughout the past year and in some instances, the past decade! And once you had completed this mammoth task, you felt fantastic.
added on 08.01.2015. 07:00 in Business and Finance

Work From Home and Make More Money : Work From Home and Make More Money By: Lorraine Pirihi Why do you work from home? Hopefully you enjoy what you do and want to enjoy the lifestyle being at home can offer you, however is it because you want to make money so that you can have, be and do more in your life? When you work from home you have so many advantages over many traditional businesses. You have more flexibility so when you do have to put in the extra hours, at least you're at home and don't have to spend long hours off-site.
added on 09.01.2015. 08:00 in Business and Finance

How to Work From Home and Enjoy Life : How to Work From Home and Enjoy Life By: Lorraine Pirihi How would you like to have at least an extra hour in your day just for yourself so that you can have more fun? When you work from home there can be a tendency to work longer hours due to the flexibility that you have. If you work from home, these ideas if implemented consistently will free up your time so that you can enjoy more of your life.
added on 10.01.2015. 09:00 in Business and Finance

Goalsetting - How to Easily Set and Get Your Goals : Goalsetting - How to Easily Set and Get Your Goals By: Lorraine Pirihi Which of the following changes to your life do you want to make to your life this year? To have a slim and trim body? Find a stimulating job Take up a sport or hobby Buy your dream home Travel to an exotic destination Have more time with your family Establish your own business Double your income Become involved in the community Develop your creativity Improve your skills Create a plan for your financial future Have more fun. Enhance your current relationship or find a new partner.
added on 11.01.2015. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Small Business Ideas - Your Image Can Lose You Business : Small Business Ideas - Your Image Can Lose You Business By: Lorraine Pirihi What image do you and your people portray to your prospects and clients? Here's a situation that happened to me recently and hopefully you'll glean useful small business ideas that will make you money instead of costing you money. January is always a good time to grab bargains so when I noticed that two well-known blind companies were advertising 35% off their blinds, I decided to give them a call.
added on 12.01.2015. 11:00 in Business and Finance

How to Boost Morale In Your Organisation : How to Boost Morale In Your Organisation By: Lorraine Pirihi Who keeps the wheels turning in your organisation? Who holds it all together when chaos reigns supreme? Who can you rely on to run your department/business in your absence? Generally it's the admin/secretarial/support staff who toil away at their computers day after day, week after week and maybe year after year. Tell me.
added on 13.01.2015. 12:00 in Business and Finance

Managing Stress - Hire the Right People : Managing Stress - Hire the Right People By: Lorraine Pirihi Managing stress is not easy if you don't have the right people in your business or team. One of the biggest challenges any business owner or manager has is hiring the right people.
added on 14.01.2015. 13:00 in Business and Finance

A Career with the FBI : A Career with the FBI By: Diana Clarke Do you have what it takes to become an FBI special agent? Do you have a sincere desire to enforce federal laws and investigate crimes? This job requires hard work and can often times be dangerous and stressful. You'll undoubtedly be in close contact with crimminals and victims of crime.
added on 31.03.2015. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Organization and the Opposite Sex : Organization and the Opposite Sex By: Lorraine Pirihi In many of the companies I have worked in, there is a very high proportion of male managers to females. This causes a major challenge in the work environment, (although many of them are unaware it is an important issue).
added on 04.04.2015. 22:00 in Business and Finance

How to be Healthier and Happier In Your Organisation : How to be Healthier and Happier In Your Organisation By: Lorraine Pirihi Did you know your work environment can actually make you sick? The affects of airconditioning Research has shown that airconditioning can cause allergies, respiratory infections, asthma, fatigue and headaches. And that's just a few things.
added on 05.04.2015. 23:00 in Business and Finance

Organization Tips - How To Get Things Done : Organization Tips - How To Get Things Done By: Lorraine Pirihi What stops you from 'getting things done?' Have you ever started your day with good intentions of completing a task or project only to find that by the end of the day you've hardly worked on it? Or have you ever set a goal to attend a seminar, learn a new skill or just have more time out for you? I'm sure you have. I'm not going to write a long-winded explanation about the art of procrastination or "putting things off" but what I will do is share with you the secret of actually "getting things done".
added on 06.04.2015. 00:00 in Business and Finance

Organisation - Getting Back To Basics : Organisation - Getting Back To Basics By: Lorraine Pirihi If you look at any major organisation, there is this trend for executives to use "palm pilots" in conjunction with software schedulers such as Microsoft Outlook. What's really interesting is even with all this technology (and many of these execs are fortunate to have personal assistants) they are still disorganised.
added on 07.04.2015. 01:00 in Business and Finance

Organization Tips - How to Organise Your Computer Files : Organization Tips - How to Organise Your Computer Files By: Lorraine Pirihi Everytime Mary had to find a file on her computer, she always had great difficulty. And it was no wonder why.
added on 08.04.2015. 02:00 in Business and Finance

Organization Tips - How to Set Up Your Database : Organization Tips - How to Set Up Your Database By: Lorraine Pirihi What's in a Name? Everything. What do you do with all the contacts you make in your organisation? Do you: Collect business cards and throw them in the bottom of your desk drawer hoping one day one of these people will ring and do business with you? Have any system for keeping information on your clients and prospects? Do you enter all their details into your database so that you can communicate with them in the future? Do you enter all your clients into the database with information about what they've bought from you and conversations you've had with them? I'm astounded that so many business people keep no comprehensive records of their clients, general contacts and prospects.
added on 09.04.2015. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Surviving the Workday in your Organization : Surviving the Workday in your Organization By: Lorraine Pirihi Most people suffer from stress at some time during the day. When you recognise your own peak and low energy levels, you can work with your body clock to maintain high productivity and alertness.
added on 10.04.2015. 04:00 in Business and Finance

People Are The Heart Of Your Organization : People Are The Heart Of Your Organization By: Lorraine Pirihi Do you let your people express their thoughts about the roles and responsibilities they have in your organisation? Don't just take it for granted that everything's fine because no one complains. Organisations often spend a fortune on purchasing office furniture/computer software/filing systems etc.
added on 11.04.2015. 05:00 in Business and Finance

How To Organize Your Paperwork : How To Organize Your Paperwork By: Lorraine Pirihi Many people have a huge challenge coping with the incoming paperwork. (Whatever happened to the paperless office?).
added on 12.04.2015. 06:00 in Business and Finance

Prepare to Sell! : Prepare to Sell! By: Audrey Burton Sales is a critical part of any business, including non-profits. Sales is not complicated or difficult, but requires preparation, consistent action and a plan.
added on 13.05.2015. 13:00 in Business and Finance

Organize Yourself Otherwise Your Work Could Kill You : Organize Yourself Otherwise Your Work Could Kill You By: Lorraine Pirihi We are in a society where people are applauded for starting work early and finishing late. It's about time employers recognised that their people have a life and that working from dawn to dusk does not make them a happy and productive employee.
added on 26.05.2015. 02:00 in Business and Finance

Stop Procrastination- Just do it! : Stop Procrastination- Just do it! By: Lorraine Pirihi What stops you from 'getting things done?' Have you ever started your day with good intentions of completing a task or project only to find that by the end of the day you've hardly worked on it? Or have you ever set a goal to attend a seminar, learn a new skill or just have more time out for you? I'm sure you have. I'm not going to write a long-winded explanation about the art of procrastination or "putting things off" but what I will do is share with you the secret of actually "getting things done".
added on 27.05.2015. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Time Management Tips - How to Have a Filing System That Works : Time Management Tips - How to Have a Filing System That Works By: Lorraine Pirihi Recently I was working with a new client who had invested hundreds of dollars for a records management organisation to set up a filing system for his business. The system looked impressive.
added on 28.05.2015. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Time Management - Working Smarter at Work : Time Management - Working Smarter at Work By: Lorraine Pirihi Let's look at your time management skills. Most of us have to work, and the more you can do in the least amount of time, the better.
added on 29.05.2015. 05:00 in Business and Finance

Time Management Training - A Necessary Investment or A Waste Of Money? : Time Management Training - A Necessary Investment or A Waste Of Money? By: Lorraine Pirihi Many organisations view time management training as something they'll spend their money on, only if they have to. Usually when pruning the company or department budget, training is often the first area that gets the chop.
added on 30.05.2015. 06:00 in Business and Finance

Corruption and Transparency : Corruption and Transparency By: Sam Vaknin I. The Facts Just days before a much-awaited donor conference, the influential International Crisis Group (ICG) recommended to place all funds pledged to Macedonia under the oversight of a "corruption advisor" appointed by the European Commission.
added on 09.06.2015. 16:00 in Business and Finance

The Morality of Child Labor : The Morality of Child Labor By: Sam Vaknin From the comfort of their plush offices and five to six figure salaries, self-appointed NGO's often denounce child labor as their employees rush from one five star hotel to another, $3000 subnotebooks and PDA's in hand. The hairsplitting distinction made by the ILO between "child work" and "child labor" conveniently targets impoverished countries while letting its budget contributors - the developed ones - off-the-hook.
added on 12.06.2015. 19:00 in Business and Finance

The Self-Appointed Altruists : The Self-Appointed Altruists By: Sam Vaknin Their arrival portends rising local prices and a culture shock. Many of them live in plush apartments, or five star hotels, drive SUV's, sport $3000 laptops and PDA's.
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Success Tips for Small Business Owners : Success Tips for Small Business Owners By: Lorraine Pirihi Running a small business requires many skills. However, to do this successfully you need to organize yourself first.
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Time Management Tips : Time Management Tips By: Lorraine Pirihi This week we're going to take a look at your time management skills. Most of us have to work, and the more you can do in the least amount of time, the better.
added on 08.07.2015. 21:00 in Business and Finance

Time Management - How to Have Productive Meetings : Time Management - How to Have Productive Meetings By: Lorraine Pirihi One of the greatest time wasters of all are unnecessary or poorly run meetings. If you want to dramatically improve your time management skills, then learn how to have productive meetings.
added on 09.07.2015. 22:00 in Business and Finance

Time Management Tips for Managers : Time Management Tips for Managers By: Lorraine Pirihi Late last year I was presenting a workshop for the senior managers of a major organisation. Whilst doing a pre-workshop survey to assess the challenges these managers were experiencing it became very apparent to me that many of them were showing the signs of business burn-out.
added on 10.07.2015. 23:00 in Business and Finance

"Publicrelationistas?" : "Publicrelationistas?" By: Robert A. Kelly Please feel free to publish this article and resource box in your ezine, newsletter, offline publication or website.
added on 25.07.2015. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Managing the Human Resource Project : Managing the Human Resource Project By: John T. Mooney We obtain strategic results by aligning HR mission, vision and values.
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Why Small Business Must Turn to PR : Why Small Business Must Turn to PR By: Robert A. Kelly Please feel free to publish this article and resource box in your ezine, newsletter, offline publication or website.
added on 20.08.2015. 16:00 in Business and Finance

Working With Your Real Estate Attorney : Working With Your Real Estate Attorney By: W. Troy Swezey Purchasing or selling a home will probably be one of your largest and most important financial transactions.
added on 17.09.2015. 20:00 in Business and Finance

RRSP Investing Mistakes To Avoid : Investing Mistakes To Avoid By: News Canada (NC)-So, you're ready to step up contributions to your Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP). You are eager for the tax and compounding growth benefits.
added on 29.01.2016. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Financial Planning: Dismal Family Business Survival Stats Worrisome, Finds Study : ncial Planning: Dismal Family Business Survival Stats Worrisome, Finds Study By: News Canada Five steps to start a solid succession plan (NC)-The statistics are worrisome. About 70 per cent of family businesses never make it to the second generation, found a recent Grant Thornton research study.
added on 04.02.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

Don't Make The Mistake Of Thinking A Will Is Not A Priority : t Make The Mistake Of Thinking A Will Is Not A Priority By: News Canada (NC)-Did you know that many Canadians mistakenly believe that having a will is not a priority? Nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, a will is probably the most important document you will ever write.
added on 12.02.2016. 00:00 in Business and Finance