5 apps to turn your smartphone into a personal assistant

I’ve been using a virtual assistant through Get Friday for years now.  The cultural differences sometimes get us stuck (he works from India) but the efficiency makes for some kind of humming along. That’s why my interest was perked with this article reprinted below from Mashable.  Check it out.  Happy humming. 1. Google Now Word […]

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Learning means converting & translating

I was recently in Turkey doing program evaluation training for the United Nations, which meant carrying a variety of ubiquitous plug adapters.  I laughed at the above combination of plugs – all feeding into one that would fit the hotel outlet, allowing computer and IPhone to charge. The need to convert, change or adapt in […]

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Make time to fall, fail and flounder

Do you have something that you want to delegate but are holding back because it’s going to be tough?  Need to hire but putting it off because orientation will take too long? I recently hired a VA (Virtual Assistant).  I’d been wanting to do this for a long time but had held back because I […]

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