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22 LIFE HACKS FOR ASSISTANTS

Assistants are the backbone of many organizations. They organize calendars, plan meetings, file paperwork, and handle a variety of tasks that help busy executives stay on top of their game. Your job is challenging and demanding, you must be organized and ...

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8 TYPES OF ASSISTANTS NO ONE LIKES

If you have ever had an unsupportive boss, this blog post is for you, you might just be the problem. This article will help you understand traits that rub bosses the wrong way. Bosses often complain about their employees' incompetence; that their assistan ...

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14 BEST PRACTICES OF ASSISTANTS

Assistants are generally undervalued, but their roles are nevertheless demanding. The right assistant can make a huge and positive impact on the effectiveness of an executive. The reverse, however, is also true.Here are some best practices of high value a ...

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FIVE QUESTIONS ASSISTANTS NEED TO ASK A NEW BOSS

Everyone working with a new boss wants to put their best foot forward and make a lasting, strong impression. Even if you have spent a long time within the organisation and the new boss was recruited /head-hunted from another organisation, or you just got ...

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6 TYPES OF DIFFICULT BOSSES AND HOW TO HANDLE THEM

We spend a third of our lives at work but interestingly, only 15% of people love what they do, the vast majority hate their jobs (Gallup poll). Many factors cause people to hate their jobs, but the most prevalent is a difficult boss. Having a difficult b ...

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7 FREE ONLINE COURSES FOR ASSISTANTS

Behind every successful CEO, President or C-suite executive is an assistant; an unsung cape-less hero who wholeheartedly uses his/her expertise and skill set to contribute to the boss’s “wins” on a daily basis.   Assistants, whether technica ...