Career

If you’re looking for a new challenge or new role to get you excited about work again, Rebecca Cope at Grazia offers some things you can start doing now to get a promotion at work.

Why be a star achiever?

November 1, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

Joan Burge has teaching administrative professionals how to be a Star Achiever for 28 years. Here is an excerpt from her flagship training program that she hopes will convince you to be a star achiever.
The traditional 9-to-5 routine doesn’t work for everyone, and companies are learning to accommodate that. Whether it’s the option to work from home, or more flexible hours, you may be able to negotiate a new setup for your work hours.

Kick these unhealthy office habits

November 1, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

Focusing on what you eat and making healthy choices can help you avoid packing on office-related pounds. Here are several bad habits Kristin Kirkpatrick, manager of Wellness Nutrition Services at the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute, encourages you to eliminate from your office routine.
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4 time-saving hacks for Instagram

November 1, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

Do you love Instagram? Try these tips to make it even easier and less time-consuming to use.
Do you want to take your thought processes to a higher level? When you are meeting with your boss or a colleague, do you want to solve the right problem instead of the wrong one? Remember these fallacies.

Busted looking for another job

October 24, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

Your boss caught you job searching at work. What should you do next? Follow these tips.
On your way to a professional conference? Remember these tips to maximize its value.

Excel at the fundamentals

October 4, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

I know many seasoned executive assistants who think they do not need to focus on or pay attention to their basic skills, what is also known as the fundamentals. They feel they have been managing calendars or planning meetings forever so why pay attention. This is not smart.

Here’s your true value

October 4, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

Staffing firm OfficeTeam released a survey with these findings about administrative professionals.
Want to reach a higher state of calm and efficiency? Frame that long difficult shift with completely positive vibes.
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