Communication
Issue: January / February 2017

7 Tips for Electronic Communication in the Workplace

By - January 25, 2017

Effective communication requires professionalism and attention to detail says Brandi Britton
Communication
Issue: January / February 2017

Just Do It – Help Someone

By - January 25, 2017

Sometimes we feel that maybe we could do more to help other people, but taking the first step is hard says Rona Cant
Communication
Issue: November / December 2016

6 Words and Phrases to Banish from Your Vocabulary

By - November 25, 2016

Brenda Bernstein suggests six ways to make our communications more truthful
Communication
Issue: November / December 2016

Harnessing The Power of Three

By - November 25, 2016

Lindsay Taylor explains how The Power of Three can add real impact to your communication
Communication
Issue: September / October 2016

Public Speaking – There is no need to fear

By - September 26, 2016

We are increasingly fearful of public speaking because it means risking our group membership says Lynda Shaw
Communication
Issue: September / October 2016

Me, Myself and I

By - September 26, 2016

Lindsay Taylor explains why creating and maintaining rapport with yourself is the foundation to all success
Communication
Issue: July / August 2016

Working with Interpreters: An Expert Guide

By - July 25, 2016

Jonathan Downie explains how using an interpreter can help your company reach new markets and gain new clients
Communication
Issue: July / August 2016

Business etiquette essentials for Administrative Professionals – Part 2

By - July 25, 2016

Michele Thwaits’ top tips for sharing office space and giving a great handshake Following on from Part 1 in the May edition where we covered cellphone and business phone etiquette, let’s take a look at:   Cubicle etiquette Handshake etiquette   Cubicle etiquette   One would think that working in open office spaces where most... Read more »
Communication
Issue: July / August 2016

Abracadabra! – The Magic of Words

By - July 25, 2016

Lindsay Taylor shows us how to use the magic of words to create positive consequences
Communication
Issue: July / August 2016

6 Must-Read Tips for Writing Friendly AND Professional Emails

By - July 25, 2016

Brenda Bernstein shares her top tips for writing professional emails that are personable without being too casual
Communication
Issue: May / June 2016

Get Your Message Across And Get Great Results From Your Writing

By - May 25, 2016

My love for rearranging and rewriting words and restructuring messages flickered to life as I was working as a secretary, explains Shirley Taylor
Communication
Issue: May / June 2016

Business etiquette essentials for Administrative Professionals – Part 1

By - May 25, 2016

I have just completed a webinar on this subject and felt it appropriate to write an article on it too. Business Management Daily put together a downloadable report, “14 Tips on Business Etiquette” and I have taken the liberty of using some of the tips they share, in my article with you today. As there... Read more »
Communication
Issue: May / June 2016

The Holy Grail of the Assistant Role – Business Communication

By - May 25, 2016

The role of an assistant has fascinated me for years. I am in awe of people in this role, and hugely appreciative of my own team. I have recently been musing on what it all entails, and have concluded being an assistant is very much like being a priest! Here I’m talking about your role... Read more »
Communication
Issue: May / June 2016

Top Tips to Excel at Public Speaking

By - May 25, 2016

Does the idea of speaking in public fill you with fear? If so, you’re in the majority says Stephanie Davies
Communication
Issue: March / April 2016

Grammar Check

By - March 25, 2016

Do you do a grammar check when faced with confusing word choices? asks Sandy Geroux
Communication
Issue: March / April 2016

Boost Your Business Writing With Plain English

By - March 25, 2016

Using plain English will help you and your readers, explains Shirley Taylor