The EA competencies you will need in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

Well, that is us in 2019 folks! Core Competencies Featured admin administrators assistants Career Competencies EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantHappy New Year.

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How to send a fax in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

Featured Office Technology admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant technology Virtual AssistantHands up. Who has been asked to send a fax in the last year? I see a few of you nodding, some of you are rolling your eyes thinking – fax?

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[Webinar] How modern assistants and admins master their roles in 2019

Practically Perfect PA

On Thursday 14th March at 17:00GMT / 18:00CET, we’re joining TravelPerk’s FREE LIVE WEBINAR on how modern assistants and admins master their roles in 2019. […]. Ever wondered… How do others in the job do it? What’s the best technology to save time? How can I take on new challenges?

2019 153

Our Virtual Summit April 2019 speaker lineup is awesome!

Practically Perfect PA

Assist Events Featured Virtual Summit admin administrators assistants EA Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantI’m so excited to share with you speakers for this April’s Virtual Summit and their session details.

2019 130

The Future Assistant Conference 2019: What went down?

Practically Perfect PA

Assist Events Featured The Future Assistant admin administrators assistants EA Education and Training Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantI can’t quite believe I am writing about our 5th conference!

2019 140

The 2019 Top Tech Events to Attend for Your Business

Dumb Little Man

It’ll help organizations better manage the challenge. The UX and Digital Design Week 2019 will be held in London between August 12th-16th. FinTech Connect 2019. The post The 2019 Top Tech Events to Attend for Your Business appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

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Launching the Future Assistant 2019

Practically Perfect PA

That is right, we are launching the Future Assistant 2019! The Future Assistant is taking place on the 14th and 15th February 2019 at RichMix London and again we are streaming the conference […].

2019 141

Managing your Executive’s one to one meetings

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Core Skills Diary Management Featured Working with Executives admin administrators assistants diary management EA Executive Assistant Meeting Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

2019 190

Nine time busting tips for Microsoft Office

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2019 196

Will CBD Change Modern Pain Management?

Dumb Little Man

With the information we now have about this treatment, many are asking whether CBD is the future of pain management. What’s The Problem With The Current Pain Management? What results is over 40,000 hospitalizations and 3,300 deaths per year — all in the name of pain management.

2019 268

Template for capturing messages

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Core Skills Featured Templates admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant technology Virtual Assistant

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Managing Personal Tasks

Simple Productivity Blog

Yet we try to apply work task management techniques to the rest of our lives, and are frustrated when it doesn't work. I began to wonder why I had problems at home, and so I started to read books on task management and to-do lists, hoping to find the answer. Task Management

2019 130

Day in the life: Keesha Williams, EA at Lift & Co

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A day in the life interviews with Personal Assistants Featured PA Perspective admin administrators assistants Career EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

2019 219

Working with an incompetent Executive

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They don’t manage your needs or expectations. Core Skills Featured Working with Executives admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant managing up Office manager PA Personal Assistant Skills working with executivesEveryone moans about their boss.

2019 165

Terrible Time Management Mistakes and How to Avoid Them (Free Webinar)

Eat Your Career

Join us for this month’s free webinar on the topic of “10 Terrible Time Management Mistakes and How to Avoid Them”. Better time management isn’t something you can improve overnight, especially if you have some deeply ingrained bad habits. Date : Wednesday, March 27, 2019.

2019 130

What are interpersonal skills?

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Core Competencies Dealing with coworkers Featured admin administrators assistants Competencies EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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5 Easy Time Management Tips For Online Entrepreneurs

Dumb Little Man

In this article, I’ll give you 5 tips for effective time management for business owners. If you want to be more productive and grow your online business, try at least one of these time management tips for business owners.

2019 218

18 Books Every Administrative Assistant and Executive Assistant Should Read

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Attitude Career Management Self Development Uncategorized Writing and GrammarOffice Dynamics has put together a list of books for administrative assistants and executive assistants that will help you with your professional development and personal life.

2019 247

Are you working in a hostile environment?

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Career Development Featured Office Culture admin administrators assistants Career EA Executive Assistant office culture Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantEveryone has the right to work in an environment that is based on respect and supports your wellbeing.

2019 130

How to think more analytically

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Core Competencies Featured admin administrators assistants Career Competencies EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant VA Industry Virtual AssistantI’ve just finished reading Think Better Analytically, and I want to share my learning with you!

2019 153

3 Key Lessons We Can Learn From the One Minute Manager

Dumb Little Man

Managing people isn’t that easy. The One Minute Manager by Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson is a remarkable book about management. It is about a young man who is in search of an effective manager and is willing to work for one.

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Advice For Greypreneurs Entering The Gig Economy

Dumb Little Man

By 2019, many of them are in or approaching “retirement age”, but they aren’t ready to leave their career. 8% were fired or laid off for unclear reasons from management. Among Baby Boomers, four out of five currently have no plans to retire.

2019 246

Ten podcasts every PA should listen to

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Career Development admin administrators assistants Career career development EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant podcasts Virtual AssistantI don’t think I’ve shared this before but I love podcasts, and I have for years.

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The Most Common Professions of Skilled Freelancers Working for Businesses

Small Business Labs

To help with this problem, the MBO Partners 2019 Client of Choice study used natural language processing tools to help categorize independent workers who provide services to businesses.   MBO Partners is client of Emergent Research and we worked on 2019 Client of Choice study.

2019 187

How to keep a positive attitude at work

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Core Competencies Dealing with coworkers Featured admin administrators assistants core competencies EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Positivity

2019 211

5 ways to improve your leadership skills

Practically Perfect PA

You may not manage a team, but you do work in a management role. You manage your Executive, you work with and support the leadership team, and you should see […].

2019 211

Technology of the week: Slido

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Events Management Office Technology Technology of the week admin administrators assistants EA Events Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Productivity technology Virtual AssistantThis week’s Technology of the Week: Slido What is Slido?

2019 145

Is multitasking still a useful skill for Assistants?

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Core Competencies Featured Time Management admin administrators assistants Competencies EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Productivity Virtual Assistant

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Not got much to do? Here are a few ideas!

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Core Skills Featured Task Management admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Tasks Virtual AssistantWe all have certain points at the office when we just don’t have much to do.

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The top five alternatives to Microsoft Office

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2019 180

How Do I Manage My Expenses After Getting Married?

Dumb Little Man

Figure out a money management system. What financial advice you follow regarding money management is different for each and every couple. The post How Do I Manage My Expenses After Getting Married? Getting married is an exciting time for any couple.

2019 173

How to create an internal Assistant network

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Career Development Featured Networking Video admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant

2019 153

You Hate Your New Job -- Now What?

On The Job

But sometimes the hiring manager goes a bit further -- and doesn't present a realistic picture of what you'll really be doing if you take the job. Meet with your manager and explain how you were told you would be doing X, but you're really doing Y and Z.

2019 153

How to adjust your CV depending on the role

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Career Development Featured Job Hunting admin administrators assistants Career career development CV EA Executive Assistant Job hunting Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

2019 188

What’s in store for temporary jobs following Brexit?

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Following the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the EU in June 2016, London has seen a sharp increase in temporary office support vacancies across industries, that has continued to rise in the approach to the leaving date, March 29th 2019.

2019 130

Dealing with personal issues at work

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Core Competencies Featured admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

2019 175

7 Ways To Instantly Meet Like-Minded People

Dumb Little Man

I spend at least 5-6 hours managing and writing at my blog. I’m also self-employed and self-manage my schedules and working hours. Finding people with the same interests isn’t always that easy. Finding people with the same goals and aspirations is even harder.

2019 224

Day in the life: Amy Franklyn, EA at Bird & Bird

Practically Perfect PA

What are the main aspects of your role? I manage a team of PAs and Administrative Assistants and I support the firm’s Head of Corporate and General Counsel. Enjoy today’s Day in the life: Amy Franklyn, EA at Bird & Bird which is full of Executive Assistant Tips and Tricks.

2019 171

4 Steps to Being Happier

On The Job

That's why research from Ashley Whillans at Harvard University really struck a chord with me: Having enough time, or "time affluence" is now at a record low in this country -- and we're really in a "famine" when it comes to effectively managing our time.

2019 181

5 Tips to Convince Your Overprotective Parents to Let You Travel Alone

Dumb Little Man

After all, the only way you can learn how to manage ‘life’ on your own and thrive is if they give you the opportunity to spread your wings and face new experiences in life by yourself.

2019 248

3 Things to Remember When Turning Down a Job Offer

On The Job

That's because hiring managers often know other hiring managers and well, they talk. If you genuinely liked the hiring manager, then feel free to say something like, "I enjoyed getting to know you and if I can ever be of help to you in the future, please let me know."

2019 153

How To Convince Your Boss To Let You Work Remotely

Dumb Little Man

Chances are, your boss’ management style—we’ll call her Nicole—is based on Andrew Grove’s Task Relevant Maturity (TRM) concept. You’re a 9-to-5 desk jockey chained to your cube. The ambient chatter of your co-workers has burned into your earholes. The worst part?

2019 149

How to set boundaries between your personal and professional life

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Career Development Reward and Recognition admin administrators assistants Career EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant work life balance

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