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The big PA questions - what do you think?

Last month I asked you all to complete a survey which asked what are the big topics for discussion at […]

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The Wellesley, Knightsbridge, London

Even when you spend a lot of time reviewing nice hotels you rarely find a bedroom that you can describe […]

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Technology of the week: Canned Emails

What is Canned Emails? Canned Emails is a simple website that has a load of pre-written emails for a variety […]

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Your business travel tips

A few weeks ago I asked you to send in your best travel tips – and well loads of you […]

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Organising business travel is changing... Are you?

So, according to recent studies, the amount organizations spend on business travel is increasing year on year. Our Executives are […]

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A day in the life: Kitty Reigate, EA at Pizza Express

What are the main aspects of your role? I am the Executive Assistant to Richard Hodgson, the CEO and Andy […]

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The future Assistant

 When I was approached to do a panel session with my boss at Assist Conference initially I felt nervous about […]

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What is going on with your Exec?

The key to success in this role is a great relationship between the assistant and their boss. That kinda goes […]

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Working with an introvert

The key to a successful relationship between an assistants and their Executive is having a good understanding of how each […]

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Working with a micromanager

I’ve worked with a lot of Executives over the years and I have to say one of the trickiest personality types […]

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20 questions to ask a new boss

For assistants to be successful in their career they must must must have a good working relationship with their boss. […]

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Working with a boss who has never had an assistant before

Working for a new Executive who has never had an assistant before can be a tricky situation to find yourself. You […]

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Booking space for your Executive meetings

When hiring external meeting spaces assistants should treat the task as they would a small event. There are many factors […]

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Let's talk team bonding

A bonded team is a happy team, and happy teams are engaged, motivated and ready to do their best work. […]

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Five top tips for using a unique event space

Event Management is now one of the main tasks for assistants – practically every assistant I talk to has organised something! […]

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ITA* Presented Miniopoly: Wow what a showcase!

ITA* Presented Miniopoly: Wow what a showcase!

In February our sponsors, ITA* hosted a wonderful venue showcase with a slight twist! I know that some of the […]

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A team away day with a difference

Many of us are often asked to find venues for team days or to organise corporate events. Sometimes these tasks […]

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Three reasons why food should be part of every business and team meeting

Has anyone ever been happy about a mandatory meeting at work? Many people feel that they are not productive at […]

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