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Habits of a Successful Assistant
The Habits of a Successful Assistant

We all have our own work habits – some good and some possibly not so great. Your habits should improve your efficiency, your effectiveness and help you grow further in your career. If they aren’t and your motivation and productivity are at an all-time low, then you need to rid yourself of the bad habits […]

Futureproofing Yourself: Enjoying Longevity in your Career

Gone are the days where the main requirements for administrative professionals are solely to type documents and answer phones. In a constantly evolving world, one needs to have a varying array of skills, to have a long-lasting career. Acquiring new skills and planning your development for the future is what’s known as futureproofing yourself. Futureproofing […]

Transition from a Personal Assistant to an Executive Assistant
How to make the Transition from a Personal Assistant to an Executive Assistant

The job titles ‘Personal Assistant’ and ‘Executive Assistant’ are often used interchangeably as many professionals regard it as the same. Yet there is a distinct difference between the two positions. In fact, career driven personal assistants should aspire to become executive assistants as it’s the pinnacle of the administrative profession! We have some valuable tips […]

Why Career Development is Important for Administrative Professionals

Why Career Development is Important for Administrative Professionals: When the topic of career development and training comes up, the assumption that most people have is that it is usually reserved only for managers or specialists. Especially since most people associate professional development with a fancy “Black Belt” course or the specialist training seminars that professionals […]