Sorting information for home or office

Personal admin tasks can be pretty similar to business admin. For example, a client recently requested an itemised summary of their most valuable jewellery pieces to retain on file. The client, Julie, provided me with a folder of receipts and a photo of each item to match with the paperwork. I resized and compressed each photo…

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Formatting and Styles

We can achieve so much from the touch of a couple of buttons now.   But, there’s more to formatting and design than meets the eye . . . Manderey can improve your professional image by adding style to your marketing and sales material, and reports. A reflection on the past Here’s a brief look at where we’ve advanced…

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Glossary of business related terms

Source:  business.vic.gov.au A ABN Lookup – an online database that contains publicly available information provided by businesses when they register for an Australian Business Number (ABN). ABR public – the former name of ABN Lookup. ACCC – Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. Accessibility – the inclusive practice of making websites usable by people of all abilities and disabilities. Accounts…

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Business registration acronyms

I’ve come across an excellent post on the Bizify website which explains commonly used business registration acronyms.   Head across to Bizify’s ‘What is ABN, ACN AUSkey? – World of business registration acronyms’ by Ritesh Anan.   The article was posted a couple of years ago.  It includes these acronyms and is relevant today:   ABN            Australian Business…

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Favourite Keyboard Shortcuts

So many timesaving shortcuts are available.  You may still be going the ‘long way round’ to achieve basic tasks… until now. As you move your hand from the keyboard to the mouse (or trackpad), then click on the pull down menu, then select the action, it’s a break in rhythm.   You should customise your toolbars – I admit I would be lost…

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Easy tips to free up valuable space on your hard drive

Is your computer slow?  Here are a couple of tips I picked up from a Macworld article explaining how you can free up valuable disk space and therefore speed up your system.  You can apply these to either Mac or Windows environments.   Before you start, run a system back-up on to an external drive. Clear out unwanted downloads Clear…

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