The Vanishing Executive Assistant? My Response
Eat Your Career
JANUARY 23, 2020
We were told the DOL will make their next revision in 2024. Executives are tech-savvy, self-sufficient and independent, so they manage a lot of their own administrative needs. Executives don’t want to “manage” another person. The author cites a manager who was relieved to not have an assistant, as it was just another person to manage. He or she doesn’t need to be “managed” in the traditional sense; the assistant actually helps “manage” the exec!