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Personal Note from Julie: How to Onboard a New Executive

Personal Note from Julie: How to Onboard a New Executive

Onboarding a new executive can be exciting and stressful all at once. Throughout my career, I’ve developed a list of questions to help me navigate this transitional period of getting to know a new executive. But this list, while important, is only a starting point....

Personal Note from Julie: Dealing with a Departing Executive

Personal Note from Julie: Dealing with a Departing Executive

We talk a lot about how to work successfully with your executive and build a partnership with him or her. But there's another inevitable side of working with someone, and that's when they transition out of a role or leave a company entirely. Saying goodbye, and...

Join Julie Perrine in New Zealand for Executive Secretary LIVE 2017

Join Julie Perrine in New Zealand for Executive Secretary LIVE 2017

You're invited to join All Things Admin Founder & CEO Julie Perrine at Executive Secretary LIVE in New Zealand! This event will feature Julie, as well as several other top trainers for assistants, including Laura Schwartz, former White House director of events,...

5 Common Distractions and 3 Ways to Eliminate Them

5 Common Distractions and 3 Ways to Eliminate Them

“There’s never enough time!” It’s a common refrain for many administrative professionals, heard in break rooms and around water coolers in offices across the world. It’s also false. Everyone is allotted the same 60 minutes per hour and 24 hours per day. It’s how you...

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...

Gift-Giving Ideas from All Things Admin

Gift-Giving Ideas from All Things Admin

Whether it’s an annual holiday, Boss’ Day, Administrative Professionals Week or another special occasion, figuring out gifts for your executive, colleagues and office friends can be a challenge. You don’t want to give gifts that are too personal, but you don’t want to...

5 Ways to Invest in Your Professional Career Development

5 Ways to Invest in Your Professional Career Development

An admin’s world is always changing. New software and technology comes along, better strategies are implemented, and executives require more support than ever before. If you can’t keep up with the pace, you’re going to be left behind! The skills that got you into the...