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Personal Note from Julie: When Social Friends Finally Meet

Personal Note from Julie: When Social Friends Finally Meet

One of my favorite things about social media is that it allows you to foster important connections, even if you haven’t met that person face-to-face. This week, I’m in Orlando to speak at the inaugural Admin Pro Forum. While I’ll be meeting a lot of new people at the...

Personal Note from Julie: Creating a Distraction-Free Home Workspace

Personal Note from Julie: Creating a Distraction-Free Home Workspace

When I launched my business 11 years ago, I moved from a corporate office environment to working in my basement. While working from home and being my own boss was an exciting concept at the time, I quickly realized that there are a lot of distractions that can pop up...

Personal Note from Julie: Managing Your Capacity to Be Productive

Personal Note from Julie: Managing Your Capacity to Be Productive

Organization and productivity go hand in hand. That’s why I’m such a huge fan of productivity expert, Laura Stack, and became one of her certified consultants. Over the past few months, we’ve been covering various aspects of Laura Stack’s Productivity Workflow Formula...

Personal Note from Julie: Microsoft Office Certification for Admins

Personal Note from Julie: Microsoft Office Certification for Admins

Microsoft Office is a powerful suite of programs that is essential to most admins’ daily lives. But are you maximizing the benefit of the Office suite? By getting your Microsoft Office Certification, you can become a master of Office. I always encourage assistants to...

What Admins Need to Know about Microsoft Office Certification

What Admins Need to Know about Microsoft Office Certification

Guest Post By Donna Gilliland, award-winning technology instructor, certified technology trainer, President of MOSTraining, Inc Microsoft Office is one of the most widely used suites of productivity tools in the business world. In fact, it’s so essential that...

Personal Note From Julie: When opportunity knocks, will you be ready?

Personal Note From Julie: When opportunity knocks, will you be ready?

This month, we’ve been talking a lot about ways to be proactive about your career – from how to create a career plan to beating boredom, and career preparedness. We’re capping off the month by taking career prep to the next level and focusing on anticipating career...

Profile: Julie Perrine, Founder and CEO, All Things Admin

Profile: Julie Perrine, Founder and CEO, All Things Admin

Can we start with a little background information? Where are you from and what is your current role? I was born and raised in the Midwest on a farm in Iowa. I am the oldest of four girls in my family. I attended college in Texas and lived in Pasadena, California for...