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Performance Reviews for Assistants

By |2020-04-02T20:17:17+01:00February 4th, 2020|Career development Advice for Executive Assistants, Long Form Posts, Starting out as a new Assistant, Staying on top of the day to day and gaining recognition|

One area that seems to change notably from job to job is remuneration and performance reviews for Assistants. In my first full-time job, I had quarterly performance reviews with my manager, half-yearly appraisals and at [...]

Tips and Techniques for Assistants – Trish Stadler

By |2020-01-17T11:02:29+00:00January 15th, 2020|Featured|

We are so excited to launch our new series of videos for Practically Perfect PA readers. The series will focus on seasoned Assistant's top ten tips and techniques for success in the role. Each Assistant has a tremendous amount of [...]

How To Help Yourself When You’re Feeling Stuck

By |2020-03-31T14:48:52+01:00July 22nd, 2019|Career development Advice for Executive Assistants, Featured, Staying on top of the day to day and gaining recognition|

Have you ever felt like you’re stuck and don’t know what to do next? Unsure about the direction your career is taking? Or utterly uninspired by your current situation? I hear you. I have been there myself. A few years [...]

The EA competencies you will need to thrive in the role

By |2020-03-31T14:48:56+01:00January 3rd, 2019|Executive Assistant key strengths, Featured, Starting out as a new Assistant, Staying on top of the day to day and gaining recognition|

Well, that is us in 2019 folks! Happy New Year. Firstly before I start this blog, I want to say a huge thank you to all of the Practically Perfect PA readers who are joining us for another year on [...]

5 online courses every Executive Assistant should take

By |2020-03-31T14:48:57+01:00May 31st, 2018|Career development Advice for Executive Assistants, Staying on top of the day to day and gaining recognition|

I took my first online training course for Executive Assistants, probably around 15 years ago now. It was a live webinar. We had to listen to the speaker via the phone on my desk while watching the slideshow on [...]