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How to chase requests at work without annoying people

Picture the scene. You’ve asked somebody that you work with to do something for you or your Executive. You need their input on the task before you can move on with your work. You email them the request, you don’t hear anything back, you email again, you get a reply that states they will get […]

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What are the benefits of using a chauffeur service?

What are the benefits of using a chauffeur service?

Using a chauffeur service for your executive’s travel is often perceived as a glamorous and luxurious benefit. Whilst a good chauffeur service provider should always make the client feel this way, the reality is that corporate travel is about getting the client from A to B in the most efficient manner possible. There are numerous […]

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First Impressions Online: How PAs Virtually Greet Business 

I am a keyboard warrior. Not necessarily by choice, but rather by circumstance. I’ve worked as a PA and Office Manager across the Pharmaceutical, Healthcare and now Foodservice industry since 2011. In recent years I’ve found myself in the online space where first impressions with clients happen over live chat, email or phone. A heart-warming […]

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PPPA Virtual Summit Summer 2018

PPPA Virtual Summit Summer 2018

Friday 22nd June 2018, Online

PPPA Virtual Summit Winter 2018

PPPA Virtual Summit Winter 2018

Friday 19th October 2018, Online

The Future Assistant

The Future Assistant

The Future Assistant Online Course

The Virtual Summit 2017

The Virtual Summit 2017

Online Course: The Virtual Summit 2017

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Is a PA job description worth the paper it is written on?

Is a PA job description worth the paper it is written on?

During the Future Assistant Conference we touched on the subject of job descriptions, which if truth be told, we talk about a lot at Practically Perfect PA events. It is a topic that never stops being hot. Why? Well, firstly pretty much every job comes with a job description, detailing the skills and requirements for […]

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How can Assistants achieve greater recognition at work?

How can Assistants achieve greater recognition at work?

What can PAs do to make sure they are getting the recognition at work that they deserve? How can Assistants achieve greater recognition at work?

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Hitting the salary cap

A few years ago I was working as a PA to a senior board director in an organisation full of project managers, engineers and specialist technicians.

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What are the benefits of using a chauffeur service?

What are the benefits of using a chauffeur service?

Using a chauffeur service for your executive’s travel is often perceived as a glamorous and luxurious benefit. Whilst a good chauffeur service provider should always make the client feel this way, the reality is that corporate travel is about getting the client from A to B in the most efficient manner possible. There are numerous […]

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Top tips to impress the boss

Is it just me or does it feel like your boss expects more and more from you? I love the challenge this brings but jeez, sometimes it’s beyond difficult to bring more to the table than I already do – I, mean, I like to think I’m already perfect! I thought I’d share some of […]

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TravelPerk takes the stress out of business travel

Booking a last minute trip to an international company? Or maybe you’re managing the annual ski-trip for the entire company? We get it. Booking and managing business travel is time consuming, stressful, and let’s be honest, not always that appreciated. That’s why we are super excited to announce that we are partnering up with TravelPerk […]

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