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10 Reasons Why You (And Your Office) Need Procedures [Infographic]

10 Reasons Why You (And Your Office) Need Procedures [Infographic]

Many admins think that procedures are just for others to cover for you when you're on vacation or out sick. While procedures do help make those things possible, that's not all! Procedures can help you work more efficiently, prepare for more responsibility, create calm...

Personal Note from Julie: Navigating Holidays at the Office

Personal Note from Julie: Navigating Holidays at the Office

I love to decorate my home for fall – Thanksgiving, in particular. My turkey collection comes out in full force, and I enjoy the warmth and comfort of the fall colors throughout my home. When it came to decorating my office when I worked corporately, though, I...

8 Relocation Mistakes We Made (So You Don’t Have To!)

8 Relocation Mistakes We Made (So You Don’t Have To!)

In April of 2015, my husband and I embarked on a multi-state move from Iowa to Indiana. We did many things right in our relocation – unfortunately, we also made some mistakes. This week, I’m sharing those mistakes in the hopes that you can learn from them! 1. We moved...

The Admin’s Guide to Career Organization

The Admin’s Guide to Career Organization

As admins, we’re always trying to organize all the pieces and parts of our professional lives – from workspaces to meetings to travel plans. And we have to keep our executives organized, too. With so much to keep in order, it’s easy to neglect one vitally important...

It’s Here! The Organized Admin Book is Now Available on Amazon!

It’s Here! The Organized Admin Book is Now Available on Amazon!

We are very excited to finally announce that The Organized Admin is now available for purchase on Amazon! This is the latest book by All Things Admin Founder Julie Perrine, who wrote it with the hope that it will help you better organize yourself, your work, your...

Organizing Projects, To-Do Lists & Assignments with Post-it® Brand

Organizing Projects, To-Do Lists & Assignments with Post-it® Brand

As an administrative professional, you’re responsible for organizing big projects for your team and executive, keeping to-do lists in order, and completing complex tasks and assignments. Completing all of these responsibilities efficiently and effectively can be a...

Personal Note from Julie: Applying the Basic Principles of Organization

Personal Note from Julie: Applying the Basic Principles of Organization

When we think about getting organized, it can feel like a daunting and overwhelming task depending on the situation or how long you’ve left it untouched. But like any big project, you have to break it down into smaller chunks to make it more achievable. For example,...

4 Basic Steps to Organizing Anything

4 Basic Steps to Organizing Anything

Organization is an essential skill for every successful assistant. However, given the chaos of our work environments and the complexity of some projects, getting and staying organized can be a challenge even for the most organized among us. Throughout my career, I’ve...

Personal Note from Julie: Discover Your Unique Organizing Style

Personal Note from Julie: Discover Your Unique Organizing Style

Just like each person has a unique personality type, we each have a different way of organizing our space and time. And both of these things help determine our unique organizing style. Organizing your space and your time means more than just straightening up and...