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Missing in Action: Coordinating with a Boss Always Out of the Office

Missing in Action: Coordinating with a Boss Always Out of the Office

This article was originally published on TheProductivityPro.com and is reprinted here with permission. “A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” – John C. Maxwell, American author and speaker Most managers do a decent job of wrangling their...

Personal Note from Julie: Your Career Potential – You Choose!

Personal Note from Julie: Your Career Potential – You Choose!

Part of the beauty of the admin profession is that it has so much potential. When you choose to pursue an admin job, you can take it wherever you want to! There is so much room for growth in the admin role – whether you choose to stay in it or step out of the...

Personal Note from Julie: It’s National Get Organized Month

Personal Note from Julie: It’s National Get Organized Month

The start of a new year is a great time to get organized, especially since January is National Get Organized Month! However, organization comes easier to some people than others. If you’re not naturally inclined to be organized, it’s definitely a skill you can learn!...

Happy Thanksgiving from All Things Admin

Happy Thanksgiving from All Things Admin

This is my favorite time of the year - Thanksgiving! My family has a lot of traditions we’ve cultivated over the years to make it extra special. When I married my husband, I was able to bring some of my traditions to his family which makes them even more meaningful....

Personal Note from Julie: Be a Better Delegator

Personal Note from Julie: Be a Better Delegator

One of the things that my recent move has taught me is how important it is to delegate things that others can help me with. Admins are often tasked with managing a lot of projects, responsibilities, and sometimes even executives. So learning to delegate is essential...

Expand Your Association Memberships Beyond the Admin World

Expand Your Association Memberships Beyond the Admin World

Association memberships are essential for any administrative assistant who wants to achieve professional success. Joining these groups helps you build your network, develop your skills, and improve your business acumen. They expose you to new people, ideas, methods,...

Happy Thanksgiving from All Things Admin

Happy Thanksgiving from All Things Admin

It’s Thanksgiving week here in the U.S., and it’s one of my favorite times of the year. I’m always on the lookout for a new and unique turkey to add to my collection. And this year, I may have found the cutest turkey yet – my 14-month-old niece, Ellyana. This little...