Day in the life: Anna Dukes, EA to the Chief Executive at ITN

 Day in the life: Anna Dukes, EA to the Chief Executive at ITN

Enjoy today’s Day in the life: Anna Dukes, Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive at ITN, which is full of Executive Assistant Tips and Tricks.  What are the main aspects of your role? My role is to act as a support/confidante to the CEO and executive team at ITN with all of the usual diary management, […]

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How to set goals for your career that you can stick to

How to set goals for your career that you can stick to

It’s coming up to that time of year again where we all sit down with our Executive’s to review our performance and set goals and objectives for next year. I’ve often been critical of this process in the past because, in many organisations, performance reviews for Assistants can often be nothing more than tick-box exercises […]

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Why every Assistant should have their own personal vision statement

Why every Assistant should have their own personal vision statement

What would you do if you knew you couldn’t fail?  A great question isn’t it? This is where I started when I created my personal vision statement. I love Practically Perfect PA, and I find the work really rewarding, but I have been doing this for 8 years and it was definitely time to stop […]

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How do you measure your career success?

How do you measure your career success?

There are so many events, webinars, publications, blogs out there that talk about career success for Assistants. Career success comes in many shapes and forms and, let’s face it, is an entirely personal definition. It could be that you define success as having a fantastic salary, amazing job title, or office all to yourself. It […]

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