Back in October of 2017, I was invited to moderate a panel on a very important topic – Building a Strategic Relationship; it was a huge honor. I took the position seriously, because I wanted the 40 administrative professionals attending the conference to feel empowered and uplifted...
It happens often, you meet someone new and they say, “You remind me of someone.” The impression comes to mind because of similarities and it’s either a real or factitious person that prompts the comment.
Originally featured on Harvard Business Review, the needle for an exceptional assistant has evolved from the AMC series "Mad Men secretary" type to being recognized as an instrumental role to all organizations and executives.
Traditional networking, that being in-person, can be a very powerful activity, especially when it’s with people of the same profession. When I'm networking with other admins I make it a point to ask the same question, “What are your three favorite tricks?”.