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Just what now? Juggling your place in the organisational structure

  How do you usually get introduced in the workplace? Can it sometimes be a bit vague, like the person introducing ...
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EA etiquette: Eliminating our insecurities to strengthen our community

I know I’ve written quite a bit about EA etiquette in the past and perhaps you’re thinking, ‘not another blog ...
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Status obsessed: The unnecessary power struggle between EAs

Do you sometimes feel like you are surrounded by other assistants that are status obsessed? We’ve all worked with these type of ...
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Bitten off more than you can chew? When it all ...

I don’t usually write my blogs about my own personal experiences but I’ve decided in this blog to hone in ...
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The Truth about Trust: Why the relationship with your Executive ...

The impact of trust being absent in a relationship will always ultimately deem it ineffective and inefficient. If an exec doesn’t trust ...
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Seeing double: Managing multiple managers

In an environment where reduced headcount is an increasing pressure in business, its not uncommon for EA’s to be forced to ...
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What to do when you accidently F something up…….

It’s no secret that as EAs and PAs there are always high expectations of us to flawlessly deliver whatever task is ...
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EA’s managing EA’s: How to handle being mis-managed – Part ...

For those of you that read last week’s blog ~EA’s managing EA’s: The key to building strong relationships~ you’d be aware that ...