Monday, August 31, 2009

"Multitasking is a Myth"
"New Office 2010 build leaks"
"Small business losing billions in federal work"
"Do You Have A Business Card?"
"10 Awesome Online Tools Your Small Business Should Be Using"

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

"Facebook Tweaks Design, Drops Rounded Corners"
"SBA turns to YouTube"
"VeriSign Launches New Online Resource to Help Companies Transition From Small Business to Big Sales"
"Why Adults Have Fueled Twitter’s Growth" (Very interesting!)
"60 Tips for Getting Started in Your Freelance Writing Career"
"Women in Small Business Exude Optimism"
"Will Twitter-to-Facebook Publishing Make You Tweet Less?"
"Cybercrooks increasingly target small business accounts"
"Top 10 Ways To Increasing Productivity & Better Time Management"
"The anti-Twitter: Woofer requires 1,400-character minimum"
"Top 5 stay-at-home businesses" (includes virtual assistance)
"20 Crucial Tools for Working On-the-Go"
"Twitter Wants To Track Your Clicks"

Monday, August 24, 2009

"Twitter 101: Be Kind to Your Followers"
"10 Ways Offices Can Save on UPS and FedEx Costs"

Sunday, August 23, 2009

"Social networking helps some businesses gain customers"

Saturday, August 22, 2009

"Keep on tweeting in the free world; Twitter denied trademark"
"Will Microsoft stop selling Office over Word woes?"
"How to Go Beyond Your Small Business Blog and Create a Social Media Footprint"

Thursday, August 20, 2009

"A Lawsuit Tries to Get at Hackers Through the Banks They Attack"
"Momprenuers: Working for Mom Instead of the Man"
"Comments Made Anonymously Online Don't Have to Stay that Way"
"9 Tips for Working With a Virtual Assistant"
"How a VA (Virtual Assistant) Can Help Your Business"

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Good news for those with elderly parents & grandparents! "Wisconsin's SeniorCare drug program extended through 2012"
"Yahoo Needs To Fix Yahoo Mail Immediately"
"More Wisconsin Farmers Getting On-line"
"Hackers harness Twitter to do their dirty work" (Something to be aware of, folks!)
"Creating a Brand That is Uniquely YOU!"

Monday, August 17, 2009

"How to Use a Virtual Assistant in Your Business"
"Back to an Office After Working from Home"
"English Wikipedia Reaches 3 Million Articles"
"Quantifying the Economic Impact of the Internet" (Faculty research from Harvard Business School)
"10 valuable Twitter utilities for business users"
"Growing Pains – The Steps and Stages Small Businesses Need to Go Through"
"3 Ways to Boost Your Small Business"
"Simplify Facebook And Twitter With The ABC’s Of Social Media"
"IBM Plans Cloud Service to Take on Microsoft, Google & Salesforce"
"Report says Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle will not run for third term"

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Saturday, August 15, 2009

"Got a Business Lawyer?"
"3 components to run a successful small business"
"Five Ways to Get Paid by Small Business Customers"
"Facebook to face off with new Web rivals"
"Would you hire a Virtual Office Assistant?" (interesting blog post)
"How Twitter plans to get paid" (Virtual Assistants, this is a story to watch!)

Friday, August 14, 2009

"IVAACast - The official online magazine of the International Virtual Assistants Association"
"Can Microsoft Keep Its Word?"
(Patent lawsuit details)
"Microsoft To Continue IE6 Support Until 2014"
"Strategies: Entrepreneurs, don't go it alone ... especially now"
"The International Virtual Assistants Association (IVAA) Announces its 4th Annual Online Summit 'Your Link to Success'"
"The Small Business Web is Now Online and Connected"
"Twitter Is Revamping Retweets, Launches A Retweet API"

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

"Facebook Tests 'Lite' Version of Service"
"Facebook tweaks its terms to address ads, privacy"

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

"What Will Health Care Reform Cost You?"
"SBA names new Midwest administrator"
"Cyber attacks continue at Twitter, Facebook, LiveJournal"
"Facebook Buys FriendFeed: What Does It Mean?"

Monday, August 10, 2009

"Small business: 5 common cost-cutting mistakes"
" Bites The Dust, Blames Twitter"
"Business Support Services Are Here to Aid the Entrepreneur"
"Operating a home-based business means making some adjustments"
"Virtual Assistants and Small Businesses See More Profits With a Virtual Terminal" (Great article by Diana Ennen)

Sunday, August 9, 2009

"REPORT: iTunes 9 to Support Twitter, Facebook, and"
"7 No Cost Tips to Market Your Business"
"Your Customers Are Your Best Marketing Tool"
"Freelance executives catching on"
"Career Outlook For Virtual Assistants."
"The New 4 Letter Word…"
"Why Join [International Virtual Assistants Association] IVAA? Presentation"

Saturday, August 8, 2009

"Virtual Assistant Kathie Thomas used social media tools to birth Australian VA Industry"
"Open Source: Dead and Gone? Nah. Experiencing A Quiet Revolution."
"27 Work-from-Home Advantages and Why I’ll Never Go Back"
"IVAA and Their Real Estate VA's Spread the Word About REALTOR Virtual Convention"
"Is Microsoft Office For Mac Just Around The Corner?"

Friday, August 7, 2009

"62 Ways to Use Twitter for Business"
"Blackberry Twitter Rage: Third-Party App Still Suffering From Attack"
"Digital Certificates - Don't Do Business Online Without Them"
"Smartsheet: Online Spreadsheets for Project Collaboration"
"Hackers attack Twitter, Facebook also slows down" (An explanation of yesterday's snafu)
"What are some of the most common mistakes made with a home-based business?"

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

"100 Online Tools for Non-Profits" (or anyone, really)
"To-Do Lists: 12 Online Tools for Organizing Your Tasks"
"Starting a business in a recession"
"INQ Mobile Announces Twitter Phones"
"The Best Cities For Working Mothers"
"What's on the Pentagon's mind? Facebook"
"Marketing Tip: Small Business Owners Systems to Keep in Touch In Order To Build Referrals"
"Virtual Assistant Jobs are Not Easy Money"
"Businesses turn to Facebook for word-of-mouth advertising"
"Stop keeping up & start getting ahead: How 2 use social media 2 support your personal & business goals & relationships"
"How To Set Up A Google Store In Minutes" (Wow - Google seems to be on fire right now!)
"Business : The Do's and Don'ts of Blogging"

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

"Google Expands Business E-Mail Support With Sender Customization"
"How Bing and Twitter Can Save Journalism"
"Where to Find Free WiFi HotSpots Around the World"
"YouTube 101 for Small Businesses"
"Yahoo piggybacks on Twitter for updated Delicious"
"Managed Service Providers Demand Firefox Support"
"Survey Finds Twitter Top Among 'Fortune 100' Companies"
"Facts for Families: What every parent needs to know about Facebook"
"Vistaprint Rolls Out Sword Ciboodle for Enhanced Customer Support"
"Twitter Rules for Now, But What's Next?"
"Airlines offer cheap Twitter fares -- $9 to Vegas, anyone?"
"Facebook the leader in social networking survey" (As big as the world's 5th most populous country!)
"New Firefox patches authentication security holes"
"Marines Ban Twitter, MySpace, Facebook"
"IVAACast: The official online magazine of the International Virtual Assistants Association"
"PayPal Users Hit by Global Service Outage"
"For the Self-Employed, It's an Endless Workweek"
"Customer Service & Customer Engagement – Your Competitive Edge"
"Twitter Tips: How To Search Twitter Smarter"

Monday, August 3, 2009

"A real demand for virtual assistants" (Mentions IVAA's President, Cindy Opong)
"Seven Reasons Why We Need Net Neutrality Now"
"IVAACast: The Official Online Magazine of the International Virtual Assistants Association"
"Small business: 6 ways to avoid costly hiring errors" [Use a virtual assistant! ;)]
"Poll: Adults prefer face time to Facebook"
"Report: 560,000 fewer online job ads posted"
"Social Climbers: Facebook Grows Up"
"Beating Your Achilles Heal - 7 Strategies For Running Your Business When You’re Leg’s in Plaster!"
"How to Set Your Virtual Assistant Professional Rates"
"Global CIO: Why CIOs Need The Transformative Power Of Twitter"
"Patrick Schwerdtfeger releases new book - Webify Your Business"
"Google Voice pulled from iPhone causes neutrality questioning"
"Outsourcing Benefits U.S. Workers, Too"
"Examples of Niche Marketing Online ... "
"Twitter: More Secure Than You Think"
"Procrastination Can Destroy Your Small Biz"
"Boss Nation: ... According to the Census, more than 10 million Americans are self-employed"
"Ask an Expert: Want to call it quits? Read this first"
"Google Launches A Major Offensive Against Microsoft With 'Going Google'"
"For Companies, a Tweet in Time Can Avert PR Mess"
"Many adults say they're not sold on social networks"
"The Drawbacks of Doing Business With Family"

Sunday, August 2, 2009

"Tips On Hiring a Great Virtual Assistant"
"How to Recover From Work at Home Burnout"
"Why The FCC Wants To Smash Open The iPhone"

Saturday, August 1, 2009

"No Favre, no drama, no Twitter in Packers camp"
"Wisconsin Supreme Court adopts new standard for non-compete clauses"
"Companies in new age of networking"
"Business Dress: How to Stay Cool & Professional in The Heat"
"Judge Orders Facebook to Release Source Code"
"Sued for a tweet: How not to deal with complaints on Twitter"
"Choosing the right work at home job"