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WHAT DOES CHARLIE LOOK LIKE?

Posted: 29/07/2013

We've no idea either ...

Views: 800

This is probably the most tenuous of links to our theme. Charlie's Angels was probably more of a crime drama in its heyday than a Superhero story. However I believe that our Genies are business superheroes and in some ways the Genies are just like Charlie's Angels ...

Just like the Angels we spend our time solving problems and mysteries.

Just like the Angels we spend our time solving problems and mysteries.

As a virtual service we often don't meet our clients, just like the Angels never meet Charlie. We deal with most of our clients by phone, Skype and email. We could walk past some of them in the street and have no idea that we talk to them by email and phone every day! They also would have no idea that we are a crucial part of their business. For us, it's very like meeting a celebrity when we get chance to meet a client face to face.

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DO YOU HAVE A WONDER WOMAN IN YOUR BUSINESS?

Posted: 25/07/2013

Or you could hire a Genie instead ...

Views: 1091

Wonder Woman is seen as a feminist icon. Mind you, if I was as beautiful as Aphrodite, wise as Athena and swift as Hermes, I would be reminding everyone I could compete with the men too!

WHO ARE YOUR BUSINESS SUPER HEROES

Posted: 22/07/2013

Have you considered creating new ones?

Views: 945

As you may know, we theme our blogs in order to show you a new angle on our business and its services. This month, in case you haven't spotted it, we have been looking at Superheroes ...

ORDINARY PEOPLE HAVE SUPERPOWERS

Posted: 18/07/2013

Even if they are not Power Rangers ...

Views: 908

We've all wondered what it would be like to have superpowers. To be able to morph, like the Power Rangers, into anything we needed to be in order to get done what needs doing. Despite never being recognised as having them, I find myself in two main roles in life that require exactly that kind of superpower ...

PREVENT YOUR CUSTOMERS TURNING INTO THE INCREDIBLE HULK

Posted: 15/07/2013

Our strategy to deflect angry callers ...

Views: 1028

We've all experienced it - a frustrated caller comes on the line and you've done little more than say ''hello, how can I help you'' and they explode. Before you know it you have the Incredible Hulk on the line ...

ANDY MURRAY, MARION BARTOLI AND BATMAN

Posted: 11/07/2013

The WILL to succeed ...

Views: 1041

There have been blogs galore this week comparing Andy Murray's Wimbledon win with whatever situations people can find. The story of both Wimbledon Singles Champions this weekend will be ones for the motivational speakers ...

CAN SPIDERMAN HELP YOUR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Posted: 08/07/2013

What spider-powers would you need?

Views: 898

Business Development worries more owners and entrepreneurs than anything else. Despite this, not getting enough business is the thing that most people suffer from. This article has 5 tips from superhero Peter Parker ...

MASTERS OF THE CALLING UNIVERSE ...

Posted: 04/07/2013

Is Nev He-Man?

Views: 925

Have you been watching The Call Centre? And do you remember He-Man of Masters of The Universe from the 80s? Having watched Nev on the BBC3 documentary you sort of get the feeling he is a bit like He Man ...

WHICH TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA IS BEST?

Posted: 01/07/2013

Comparing the top 4 browsers ...

Views: 903

Providing IT Support to small businesses we often get asked questions about a lot of loosely related topics. The question of which Internet browser to use falls squarely amongst this group ...

MORE THAN JUST A MESSAGE TAKER ...

Posted: 27/06/2013

We are NOT an impersonal telephone answering service!

Views: 1076

There have been some comments recently about how impersonal telephone answering services are and how some people would never use them. So I thought I would tackle some of these issues head on ...

WHY LINKEDIN IS LIKE WEETABIX ...

Posted: 24/06/2013

And why you should eat more of it!

Views: 1276

Weetabix is a staple part of many thousands of people's daily diets because of the sustained energy it gives you for hours after you've eaten it. Unlike many other foods, it's not a 'crash and burn' instant fix choice ...

TO BLOG OR NOT TO BLOG?

Posted: 20/06/2013

That was the question ...

Views: 961

Why blog? For some people they blog as a way to build their brand or to add regular changing content to their website for SEO purposes. Others use it as a way to build themselves up as the expert in their field ...

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Jacqui Frost is the founder of The Office Genie, a virtual assistant company based in Northamptonshire, UK.

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