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It’ll be Purrsday every day.
1. They’ll save a seat for you at meetings.
And Fluffy knows not to get on that one bum chair in the conference room.
2. They’ll make sure no one messes with your copies.
Cuz he’s a COPY CAT!
3. They’ll find your messy desk charming.
So now you can tell Charlene to get off …Cats
A Toronto web design company says it would prefer to hire a female candidate for its latest writing job, not because it's 2015, but because sometimes …Canadian News
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Whether for work or pleasure, traveling shouldn’t be stressful. But if you’re the type who can’t stop using things with screens — i.e., …Travel Technology
December is a great time to reflect on how your previous year went and what you can improve upon in the future. And as we near the beginning of 2015, …
By Bonnie Low-Kramen
“Imagine a world where people wake up inspired to go to work.” – Simon Sinek, Start With Why
It happened again.
I was recently …Salaries & Wages
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Things simply can’t be done without them as the role of an Executive Secretary has evolved into a profession which makes up fifth of the world’s …United Arab Emirates
Have you created a procedures manual but need a better solution for sharing it?
Or maybe you’ve heard of Microsoft OneNote but don’t know where to get …Microsoft OneNote
Want to learn more about administrative assistant jobs? Here are the latest administrative assistant salary ranges, job description and necessary …Salaries & Wages
"Did you hear the latest about Rhonda? Last week she...."
And so it goes. Typical office conversation. Gossip. It happens in every workplace and in …Canadian News
Your job description is not something you should take lightly. You might be thinking, “I already have the job, and I’m not leaving anytime soon. So …Employment
Would you like the opportunity to compete for awards that reflect recognition of your professional skills and contributions? It turns out that, while …
The first annual Manchester PA of the Year Awards has attracted over 250 guests at Manchester’s Imperial War Museum North .
The awards, organised by …
Most people have an opinion about what constitutes bullying in the workplace - and many would accept the way Acas characterises it as 'offensive, …Workplace Bullying
I see it almost daily, and I cringe every time. A professional’s social media profile with an awful snapshot, or worse yet, a selfie. A company …Social Media
<p>When you’re feeling <a href="https://www.themuse.com/advice/are-you-secretly-unhappy-at-work-3-nofluff-fixes">unhappy at work</a>, it can be …
If you’re a coffee drinker, it’s likely you’re also a coffee spiller. You get that perfect, steaming cup of joe, and before even having a chance to …Lifehacks
In what we hope is the coffee study to end all coffee studies, a new Harvard research paper claims that people who drank 3-5 cups of coffee per day "had about a 15 percent lower [risk of premature] mortality compared to people who didn't drink coffee."
Over recent years, there have been numerous …Drinking
It’s not just escapologists—sometimes we all feel trapped in our jobs.
I’ll bet there’s been a morning when you’ve racked your brain for an excuse not …
By Sheri Staak
We’ve all had them… bosses from hell. Power-hungry, greedy, egotistical personalities who would rank among the worst bosses you’d ever …Leadership
Exceptional EA showcases Real Careers, in which administrators from around the globe generously share the benefit of their experience. We’ve made …Employment
Research calls sarcasm "the highest form of intelligence" and claims it can help you get ahead at work.
Everybody just loves sarcasm. It's so warm and fuzzy and makes everyone feel nice. So go ahead with those biting quips -- they'll definitely win you friends and admirers!
I'm being sarcastic, of …Creativity
Assistants go out on a limb so their bosses won't have to lift a finger. Here's the anatomy of an Executive Assistant.
Want to create the perfect resume? Here are the words to use in a resume and the ones to leave out.
When it comes to resumes, every word matters. You …Vocabulary
By Williesha Morris (originally published Aug/Sept 2014)
It’s possible to not only successfully transition into an administrative career from another …Johns Hopkins University