A day in the life: Catherine Pile, ELLE Magazine

Practically Perfect PA

I am the PA to Luxury Publishing Director in the magazine world of ELLE, ELLE Deco and Harpers Bazaar & Town and Country! Budget time in magazines is extensive and stressful so my job is to keep everything running smoothly.

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NEW! Business Rocks Magazine

Office Organization Success

You can now find one of my articles, “5 Reasons to Automate & Streamline Your Business” , inside the latest issue of the Business Rocks Magazine #BizRocks for #WomenInBiz. Exciting news!

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Trending Sources

Lioness Magazine publishes my article on Business-to-Business Videos

Andrea Kalli

Publisher, Lioness Magazine , picked up my article – “ How To Use Video To Drive Business–To-Business Sales ”, at – [link]. Be sure to check out the entire article located at Lioness Magazine – [link]. January is really shaping up!

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The Rise of The Smart Magazine


I spend most of my reading time on non-fiction works, and lately I’ve spent even more time reading what I call “smart” magazines. These smart magazines aren’t just specific publications, either. SUCCESS Magazine. Productivity-Themed Magazines.

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Executives and Assistants Working In Partnership Guide Giveaway Winner

Office Dynamics

Thank you to all who participated in our contest in collaboration with Executive Secretary Magazine for a free copy of the soon-to-be-released Guide, Executives and Assistants Working in Partnership.

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What are Social Magazines and Flipboard?

Small Business Labs

Small Business Blogs Entrepreneur Magazine Blog Entrepreneurship & Education at the Kauffman Foundation Fresh Inc. Flipboard is the best known of the many new entrants in a space being described as social magazines

I'm in Oprah's Magazine!

On The Job

Just wanted to tell you to keep your eyes peeled for the January issue of "O", The Oprah Magazine , because I'm in it! When hearing I would be in the magazine, one of my sisters immediately e-mailed me: "If you're going to be on Oprah's show, I want to go.and I'd like it to be the one with Oprah's favorite things where she gives away a lot of free stuff." I simply got a call one day from a reporter for the magazine. Tags: O Magazine Oprah career links

Getting Out From The Magazine Slushpile

Simple Productivity Blog

I realized the other week that with the addition of my daughter’s recent magazine subscriptions, our common room is beginning to have a very large slush pile in the corner. Magazines and catalogs have a tendency to wander around if not properly corralled.

CRM Magazine's Small Business Suite CRM Winners

Small Business Labs

Small Business Blogs Entrepreneur Magazine Blog Entrepreneurship & Education at the Kauffman Foundation Fresh Inc.   It is one of my favorite issues of CRM because in one magazine a broad range of key CRM companies, technologies and people are covered. 

DMA's Spring Magazine Focused on Going Global

Small Business Labs

Small Business Blogs Entrepreneur Magazine Blog Entrepreneurship & Education at the Kauffman Foundation Fresh Inc.   For small businesses thinking about export markets, this issue of Point Magazine provides a quick and easy way to learn about going global.

Organize Magazine RIP

Clutter Coach

Should Women Give Up the C-Suite for More Flexibility?

On The Job

This week for USA Today I wrote about a new survey by More magazine showing that three-out-of-four women say they would not apply for their boss' job, partly because of the pressures that go along with it. women female leaders more magazine flexibility leadership career advice Anita Bruzzese

Natures Design Guarantees - Bioteams in The Henry Ford Magazine


I am delighted to be able to publish a new Bioteams article in the Summer 2014 edition of The Henry Ford Magazine entitled "Teams in Nature". The article summarises the differences between human teams and natures teams in three critical areas: Communications, Leadership and Scalability.

Social design inspired by nature: Positive Impact Magazine


Excellent article by Positive Impact Magazine which reviews the growing field of Organizational Biomimicry and showcases Bioteams, the Biomimicry Institute and Honeybee Democracy.

The Deal with Productive Magazine #6


When Michael Sliwinski and the Productive Firm team were putting together the latest issue of Productive Magazine, they didn’t tell me I’d be promoting single-tasking. The Deal with Productive Magazine #6 comes courtesy of Eventualism. Magazine Relative News – Nozbe & Productive! Magazine Tsk, Task I don’t think they got the memo.

What "People" Can Teach "WSJ" and You

Business Writing

On Friday at a dental appointment, I had a chance to read People magazine, something I do only when at the dentist or standing in a supermarket line.

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The revolution will be made by hand. About By Hand Magazine (by.

Denise Aday

About By Hand Magazine (by JuniperMoonFarm1 ). The revolution will be made by hand. makers DIY revolution handmade reduce reuse recycle self-sufficiency skills craft

The Honest And Painful Truth About Success

Dumb Little Man

That success that has led you to the glossy covers of magazines. Let’s talk about Your success for a moment. The one you have always dreamed of. The image that fills your mind the moment I say the word. Yes, that one! That success that you have been making passes at.

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The Prisoners Dilemma, Trust, Cooperation and Effective Teams


Image Source: Chalkdust Magazine. I have been reading Lord Sacks daily thoughts "Celebrating Life" and was impressed by his piece on "The Prisoners Dilemma" which I have written about previously and in my new book.

2017 28

National Magazine Seeks Tips from Real Women on How to Get Organized

Get Organized!

Organizing Tips | Organizing Products | Organizing Services Thursday, June 25, 2009 National Magazine Seeks Tips from Real Women on How to Get Organized Do you have a special organizing tip that helps you get organized and stay organized? If you have something - a routine, a hint, a method for keeping your home neat and tidy - a national womens magazine wants to know! Once your organizing tip is approved, youll find out what magazine it is!

12 Tips For Commanding a Room

The Solopreneur Life

Here are tips from More magazine on how you can be the person who’s worth listening to. As a solopreneur, you’re not always going to be holed up in your home office. Knowing how to captivate an audience is an essential skill — and it’s one that can be learned.

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Print Marketing: Why it Matters and How to Use it

Small Business CEO

On any given day, we’re bombarded with billboards, magazines and posters – all pointing us towards a product, service or brand – and whether we realise it or not, these marketing materials influence our buying behaviour.

2016 28

Own Your Story: Past, Present and Future

Office Dynamics

Join the blog-a-thon in honor of administrative professionals and be entered to win some awesome prizes (like a subscription to Executive Secretary Magazine !).

2016 144

A Collage of Success Tips

Office Dynamics

This event was hosted by Success magazine. I have been reading Success magazine for years and find every issue is packed with valuable information and tons of inspiration! I just got back from a great 2 day event called Success Live. Maybe you saw my Facebook post … or not. Well, the live event was the same.

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12 Days of Christmas Webinar: The Accelerated Assistant

Office Dynamics

OfficePRO Magazine (Mentioned by attendees during the chat in webinar). In our program today we talked about seven ways to become an accelerated assistant. Below you will find our replay link, program notes, certificate download and access to our deal of the day.

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Inspiring Business Leaders: 5 of the Most Influential Women

Office Dynamics

Forbes magazine ranks Adena Friedman at number 39 of the 100 most powerful women in the world and one of the most prominent in the United States. These 5 influential women are inspiring business leaders.

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Getting buy in from the boss

Practically Perfect PA

Magazine Subscriptions. Magazine Subscriptions: In the past when I asked for subscriptions to magazines to be paid by the company I made a point of bringing in the magazine and showing the value that it gave to me. “Succeeding in business is all about making connections.

2017 106

Blog Posts That Go Viral: Here’s Your Perpetual Source for Fresh, Tested Ideas

The Solopreneur Life

A s I ate my lunch at the kitchen table this afternoon, I read the February 2014 issue of Golf Magazine. Recent issues of Golf Magazine. At least, I thought it was Golf Magazine. which owns Golf Magazine). Each month, Golf Magazine includes roughly two dozen golf tips.

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Great resources for assistants on Twitter

Practically Perfect PA

Lucybrazier: Owner of Executive Secretary Magazine and the VA magazine. PALifeMag: A magazine aiming to make your work life less stressful and more efficient.

Just Be You – The Influence of Passion

Dumb Little Man

We’re focused on magazines. We’re focused on what people are doing and trying to be like them. How we can dress like them, how we can look like them. The thing is just be you. Just be the best version of you. So many people are looking for something to do.

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Day in the life: Diana Brandl, Senior EA at Mister Spex

Practically Perfect PA

We also cooperate with the team around Lucy Brazier and Executive Secretary Magazine, which offers even more training and conference opportunities. I am a fan of a German office management magazine called working@office that I read since I was a junior assistant.

2017 76

Australia’s Finest: My Favourite Graphic Designers from Down Under

Small Business CEO

I feel that when I pick up one of my favourite design magazines like Computer Arts magazine, Juxtapose, and the like, I don’t see enough representation from the land down under, so I decided to compile a list of my own.

12 Days of Christmas Webinar: Must-Have Skills for 2017

Office Dynamics

Resilience Article by Joan Burge (Executive Secretary Magazine). The Revolutionary Assistant Article by Joan Burge (Executive Secretary Magazine). What are the eight must-have skills for executive and administrative assistants for today?

2017 65

A day in the life: Matthew Want, PA, Marcham Publishing

Practically Perfect PA

Matthew is the PA to Lucy Brazier, the CEO of Marcham Publishing which produces the amazing Executive Secretary Magazine. Involved in the day to day organisation of the magazine and conferences.

2016 77

How Short Is Short Fiction?

Daily Writing Tips

In the old days, short stories in print magazines averaged about 7,500 words. Some magazines published “short-shorts,” stories that topped out at 1,000 words and could be contained on a single page of the periodical.

2015 31

New Year’s Resolutions Long Abandoned? There’s Still Hope!

Dumb Little Man

Or are you one of the 8 percent, according to Forbes magazine , who manage to stick to your goals in the long term? So how long ago did you abandon your New Year’s resolutions? Day 1? Week 3?

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Only 58% of Employers Think Employees are More Loyal Than Freelancers

Small Business Labs

We were very surprised by the results from  a recent survey  on contingent work done by a group consisting of the Aspen Institute’s Future of Work Initiative, the Markle Foundation, Burson-Marsteller and TIME Magazine. Time Magazine has more detail in their article on the survey.

2016 73

Facebook the new AOL?

The Small Business Blog

In an excellent article about “What Facebook Really Wants“, Nicholas Thompson of The New Yorker Magazine, writes about how Facebook is trying to create a sub-internet, an all encompassing online world for its users. Nicholas is clearly worried about a future where one organization controls your online life, tells you what to think and read …

How the iPhone Changed the World

Small Business Labs

Key article quote: Supermarket checkout lines — strategically stocked with magazines and candy — were for a long time a major point of sale for gum. The iPhone was released on June 29, 2007.

2017 65

Today’s Admin Needs to Become a Mobile Office Pro

Office Dynamics

Note: Subscribe to Executive Secretary Magazine , and read my detailed article on Clearing Up The Fog Around Cloud Storage , in the January, 2016 issue. Flipboard, a customizable app that displays the news in a magazine style layout.

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