Personal Development

5 ways to get an easy workout

May 3, 2018

When your level of fitness has a big impact on your brain’s health and cognitive function, but you have a sedentary 9-to-5 job, how can you incorporate more exercise into your day?

Personal Development

Awesome Admins Q&A: June ’18

May 3, 2018

If we could instantly put you in any job right now, what would it be? ... Can something that happens at work ruin your entire evening, or do you compartmentalize effectively? ... Have you been able to find real meaning in your work? What keeps you coming back?


Try this checklist technique

May 3, 2018

Sophie Miles, CEO of, shares her method for staying motivated and focused.

Internal Communication

Stop gossip in 3 steps

May 3, 2018

Linda Adams of the Trispective Group writes that gossip has the power to dismantle even the best teams and keep good teams from becoming truly great. To stop its encroachment, take these three steps.

Personal Development

The single best administrative assistant résumé tip (backed by stats!)

April 18, 2018

They say writing a good admin assistant résumé is more of an art than an exact science. They aren’t right. See, there’s enough recruitment and hiring statistics out there to understand what recruiters, hiring managers, and companies want to see on a résumé. So, first off, have a look at these administrative assistant résumé examples and learn how they make use of the advice I’m about to share with you.

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Please stop! TMI!

April 5, 2018

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Give yourself another title: Ambassador

I know assistants already add value every day. And yet in today’s accelerated world, everyone needs to up their game. Thinking of yourself as an ambassador can set you apart and contribute tremendously to your organization’s success.

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Get serious with meeting stragglers

OK, this might seem a little harsh, but if your meetings suffer from perpetual late stragglers, here is solution to try: Close and lock—yes, lock!—the door to the meeting room at the precise start time. That will send a silent, not-so-subtle message to latecomers. Once a tardy attendee has to make an embarrassing public entrance with a knock, you’ll probably see a lot more punctuality from the whole group.

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