Personal Development

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.
When  “new” and “final” have no meaning … Test-drive your new favorite font … Birds in Gilbert, Minnesota might get FUIs … Cuba’s intelligence service might want to try some new techniques … Do you have “Snapchat dysmorphia”?
Cut the repetition … Keep them from tossing your card … Practicing small talk … Is the 5-second rule for real?

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.
Write down your compliments … The dark side of bitcoin … The body of a stegosaurus, the voice of a sparrow … People on dating sites don’t just have high standards about their mates

Sound Bites: October ’18

October 1, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

Remember not to memorize … We’re like, “Don’t talk like this” … People with “Coexist” bumper stickers might not be as peaceful as you think

Burning poll questions answered!

September 6, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

Here are the results of some of our more recent polls as seen on
Beware of jaundiced attitudes because they can be contagious.