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As assistants we constantly have anything and everything thrown at us, so we must prepare ourselves by having the best tools to call upon at a moment's notice. This site is designed to give you the advice and resources to help you perform at the highest level. 

August 20, 2019

Did you know that your executive most likely struggles with something called decision fatigue? As assistants we can help prevent the energy our executives exert on decisions by presenting recommendations whenever possible.

March 14, 2019

We often have to work with people we are not the biggest fans of. However, what if your boss ends up being the person you have the most difficulties with? This can be a huge dilemma if you enjoy every other aspect of your role. Is it possible to repair a bad situation...

July 14, 2018

Learning how to ask effective clarifying questions is an important skill that can save lots of time and stress for you and the person assigning the task. We get such a variety of tasks thrown our way and often by many different people, so it helps to take the time to c...

June 23, 2018

Although our roles as executive assistants have varying demands, there are some general ways each one of us can be as effective as possible. Here are the top three ways an executive assistant can do a stellar job.

May 12, 2018

No matter what type of support role you are in, speaking up is always a challenge. Here are four common scenarios and the tactics you can use to effectively convince your boss to try something new.

April 28, 2018

I know it can be nerve-wracking asking for a raise. Asking for more money is not an easy thing to do! However, with enough preparation, you can make a strong case and get the raise you deserve.

April 7, 2018

Since I published my first article listing out helpful proofreading tips, I have found even more great apps! Having impeccable writing skills can help anyone appear more intelligent and polished, so it's important that I share these new findings.

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March 24, 2018

In one of my roles as an EA/PA the executive I supported traveled quite a bit. He liked having a printed high level overview in his home when he came back from his travels, which is something that other principals could appreciate in either a home or office setting as...

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