For admins, the work never ends. Administrative professionals fill key office management functions every day – tasks that go unnoticed (until they’re not done).
Admins are the unsung heroes of the workplace – the glue that holds an office together. Every week should be Administrative Professionals Week!
One of my favorite topics to discuss with assistants is the art and science of personal mastery. At the core of personal mastery is self-awareness.
Our bodies weren’t designed to be sedentary for so long in the office. Following are some tips for making those hours count toward your well-being.
Isn’t it a tiny bit sad how afraid we all are of that gap between jobs? Some are afraid potential employers will freak out about it; others get stressed over not having enough to do. Keep these tips in mind.
Often it’s not the do’s that make us better. Here are some don’ts that are just as important to hold on to.
It happens to us all at some point: We become unmoored—hopefully because of a fabulous new job!—and suddenly our support system is nowhere in sight. As soon as you track down the grocery store, go into action to get that system back in place.
The loss of someone close may seem doubly hard when you walk into a workplace that isn’t there to comfort you. Here are some tips.
Melissa Smith, who’s based in Georgia, founded The PVA, a virtual assistant staffing company, and wrote Hire the Right Virtual Assistant. She has also created a virtual assistant training course.
We asked experts for their take on teaching computer software, and the consensus is that a mix of video and written instructions are best.
Your mind wasn’t built to put the pedal to the metal 24/7. Consider these strategies to stay sharp.
Three words to delete from your vocabulary.