Picking up skills along the EA career path

Practically Perfect PA

Arranging catering and dealing with external suppliers. Taking minutes, writing agendas and attending meetings. I’ve been an EA for quite some time now, in fact I started working in 2003 so it has been a decade.

Skills 248

8 Easy Contract Changes to Make for More Sustainable Events

Practically Perfect PA

Wherever you are planning your event ask your venue to ensure they buy local food and drink product and wherever possible use local suppliers. Sometimes we just need things written down and all we really want is an agenda on a piece of paper!

2016 169

A day in the life: Saba Ali, Royal Academy of Dance

Practically Perfect PA

I provide extensive diary management including global travel arrangements, compile reports, agendas and for Committee and Board meetings. What are the main aspects of your role? I support both the Artistic Director and Director of Marketing, Communications and Membership.

2015 179

Working with other assistants

Practically Perfect PA

You can put together an agenda so that the meeting isn’t just there for people to vent but actually talk about best practice, what can be improved in the office, frustrations, achievements etc etc.

2013 237

10 Tips for More Effective Office Meetings

Productivity Bits

Ground Rules And Meeting Agenda. Tip #1 : Make sure that you have a firm meeting agenda and that you have communicated this agenda to all of the meeting’s attendees. James works at Office Kitten, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of business equipment. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Admin's Note: Here's another guest-post from James Adams.

2010 149

Guest Blogger: David B. Wright, Author

The Office Professionals Place

Help them better leverage partners and suppliers? And of course you don’t want to completely control the meeting, or otherwise disregard the other person’s agenda.

2009 141

Free Home Business Startup Video: Genealogy Research | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

If providing additional income for your family is on your agenda, this could be one of your opportunities. E-Mail me or follow me. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral. Build your own network!

2009 141

An Open Letter To Our Prime Minister, David Cameron

The Small Business Blog

Let’s get this on the agenda, build some momentum and help bring “Change!” E-Mail me or follow me. Outsourcing Options For Small Business Focus on your business, timeshare professionals. Small Business Bootstrapping How to start your own small business with no or little money.

2010 214

Sugar Not The Icing On The Small Business Cake.

The Small Business Blog

I know of companies that are constantly back to the banks because they need to supply a big amount of product however self sufficiency should be the top of a business’s agenda. E-Mail me or follow me. Small Business Bootstrapping How to start your own small business with no or little money.

2009 164

Q&A: What are some social and economic issues small business face.

The Small Business Blog

You can find it here: [link] and in light of today’s reports saying that small businessess are setting the flexi-time agenda, it is curious to see how business is adapting in conjunction with the technological means that are now available in the home and at the office.

2007 197

Social Impact of Working From Home | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

The potential for conservation agendas to empower and enrich local groups is recognised in many quarters. E-Mail me or follow me. Outsourcing Options For Small Business Focus on your business, timeshare professionals. You ask a question, I answer!

2007 199