Artificial Intelligence Tools to Boost Your Efficiency

For the administrative professional, “efficient” is more than a buzzword that looks nice on a resume; it’s a way of life. It’s crucial that you are able to move from one task to the next as quickly as possible, while still maintaining the exemplary attention to detail...

Embrace Artificial Intelligence and All That It Can Offer You

This article was originally published in Executive Secretary magazine and is reprinted here with permission. From retail to health care, artificial intelligence (AI) technology is seeping into just about every industry, including the administrative field. And...

Note From Julie: AI Will Change the World of Work. Are You Ready?

The applications of artificial intelligence (AI) are showing up in the headlines almost daily now. If you watched the Super Bowl ads on Sunday, you probably noticed a number of commercials featuring robots that tapped into the anxieties around AI and its evolution...

An Admin’s Guide to Artificial Intelligence

These days, it sometimes feels like we’re living in a 1950’s sci-fi novel. We have virtual personal assistants living in our phones and on our desktops. They remember our favorite pizza toppings, can “sense” when we’ve run out of printer paper and automatically order...

Note From Julie: Is It Time for a #MindsetReset?

Time management is really self-management. So finding more time in a day means making better choices about how we spend the 24 hours allotted to us each day. And we all know that’s easier said than done! At the end of December, I started participating in the Mel...

The Secret to Time Management? Learning How to Prioritize Tasks!

Time management is a struggle for many administrative professionals. It can often seem like there just aren’t enough hours in the day to get everything done. And when we’re sidetracked by colleagues asking for favors and urgent, unscheduled requests and interruptions...

Note From Julie: Want Better Email Habits and Improved Productivity?

It’s National Clean Inbox week. So it’s a great time to hit reset on our email habits that may need a little – or even a lot – of fine tuning! Email management continues to be a major pain point for admins and their executives alike. Inboxes explode when we don’t have...

An Admin’s Guide to Inbox Zero

How many emails do you have in your inbox right now? 20? 50? More than 100? If your number is anything more than zero, I have some tips for you! For most admins, email is a major pain point. In the time it takes you to read one email, three more pop up. Add that to...