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Artificial Intelligence Tools to Boost Your Efficiency

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...

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

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

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...

Affiliate Webinar: The Wired Workplace

Affiliate Webinar: The Wired Workplace

Technology has become the No. 1 new employment law risk to American employers, and the growth of social media and personal tech devices – smartphones, iPads, laptops – has taken that risk to a whole new level. That's why it's critical to establish and enforce...

Note From Julie: Can Artificial Intelligence Replace Assistants?

Note From Julie: Can Artificial Intelligence Replace Assistants?

Skills, baby!” It’s a favorite saying of a dear friend that I now repeat as often as she does. And it’s often what pops into my head when I hear the fearful banter among assistants discussing the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) in the workplace. Will robots and...

Note From Julie: Constant Connectivity is the New Normal

Note From Julie: Constant Connectivity is the New Normal

When I’m babysitting my 4-year-old niece, she likes to open the Notes app on my iPad and practice her typing and emoji insertion skills. After she gets tired of that, she wants to explore the kid’s shows and games on my iPad. I used to tell her that I didn’t have...

Julie’s Picks: Must-Have Mobile Apps for Admins

Julie’s Picks: Must-Have Mobile Apps for Admins

Chances are if you have a smart phone or tablet, you use apps on a daily basis – whether it’s to check the weather or your social feed. There are millions of apps out there that can help with you with everything from making restaurant reservations to editing photos...

5 Tips for Communicating Effectively with Social Media

5 Tips for Communicating Effectively with Social Media

Social media is everywhere. It’s no longer a ‘nice to have’ – if you want to stay on top of your administrative professional game, it’s an absolute necessity. However, this necessity comes with some rules. It’s not a lawless land; instead, you must navigate the social...

Note From Julie: Technology Helps You Be a Better Project Manager

Note From Julie: Technology Helps You Be a Better Project Manager

When my husband and I moved three years ago, I fell in love with OneNote! I tracked all of our pre-move apartment hunting and research using OneNote. I kept track of deadlines, address changes, to-dos, research, and more. And it synced beautifully across all of my...

Note From Julie: Exciting Changes at All Things Admin!

Note From Julie: Exciting Changes at All Things Admin!

There's nothing like moving to make you to rethink how you live, work, and arrange things in your space! My husband and I moved to the Indianapolis metro area a little more than three years ago. We went from a two-level home into a three-bedroom apartment, so...

Note From Julie: Stay Relevant by Embracing Technology

Note From Julie: Stay Relevant by Embracing Technology

If you work with a virtual team or have an executive who travels a lot, chances are that you have to regularly plan and coordinate virtual meetings. Learning how to use the various platforms and how to troubleshoot the tech glitches with users can be a full-time job...