.Earlier this week I wrote a piece on Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for assistants so I thought I would carry on with that theme and try to convince you all to join Twitter!

Twitter really is a great place for learning as well as being social. Here is a list of people, companies and professional associations that I think will add real value to your career development.

@bulliedbyboss:

Anonymous author of ‘Bullied by the Boss’, blogging & raising awareness of bullying in the workplace

@Miss_Friday:

Inspirational tweets for those looking to move into VA work from a VA currently do the job

@OfficeDynamics:

Passionate about the admin profession, delivering quality content and relevant solutions for assistants.

@vaclassroom:

Passionate about web marketing and online training. A training centre for virtual assistants and online professionals

@Emmawalkeruk:

Business mentor and virtual assistant trainer

@MissJonesLondon:

The PA’s personal assistant!

@InstAM:

Inspiring professional administrators, business managers and leaders to develop skills and build successful careers

@ThePAClub:

PA? EA? VA? Admin Support? You should be member. The club offers great networking opportunities

@JuliePerrine:

Founder of All Things Admin, mentor, professional speaker and leadership trainer

@SueCoVPA:

Providing top flight PA support for over 30 years

@TheOMPAshow:

A brilliant show for assistants and office managers, follow updates via Twitter

@Officeshow:

Office* is an essential event for PAs, EAs and office managers, find all updates on the event here

@Lucybrazier:

Owner of Executive Secretary Magazine and the VA magazine. Tweets on all things admin

@PALifeMag:

A magazine aiming to make your work life less stressful and more efficient

@Olemagazine:

Ole is a free office lifestyle e-zine to keep you entertained at work

@PitmanTraining:

Great training provider for assistants across the UK

@SecretaryPA:

Souters provides training in London for PAs, also tweet about career advice, tips for office work, interviews and lifestyle

@MarshaEgan:

Workplace productivity and leadership coach. Email productivity expert,speaker and author

@EAtoVA:

VA experts committed to liberating Admin professionals from the corporate world

@SecsintheCity:

Number 1 site for assistant job searches

@Suefrance:

Author of The Definitive Personal Assistant & Secretarial Handbook

@victoria_lou:

CEO of Executive Assistant Organisation and organiser of the ‘Behind Every Leader’ event

@thepahub:

A great professional network in Yorkshire for PAs and EAs

@Susie_Castalia:

International exec PA coach, trainer and speaker.

@Ifmybossknew:

Tips and tricks for PAs and office managers.

@ExcellencePA:

Passionate, award wining personal assistants who want to share tips, tricks for all office staff

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