September, 2022

10 Daily Habits Holding You Back from Growth


There’s no such thing as an overnight success. All the people you admire achieved their accolades by making daily choices. Some of those choices are extraordinary, but most of them are simple habits that add up, one step and one day at a time.

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Quiet Quitting Isn’t New (and It’s Not Helpful)

Eat Your Career

Well, I guess we have to talk about it. If you’ve been paying attention to the news and social media over the past two weeks, you’ve undoubtedly heard the term “quiet quitting”. For some unknown reason, this concept has gained a lot of traction lately, but don’t be fooled. It’s not a new idea.

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6 Crucial Decisions Administrative Professionals Need to Make Every Day

Team: Solo Admin

As an administrative professional, you are constantly juggling many balls at once. You have to be prepared to answer questions and make decisions on the fly. Sometimes these decisions may. Read More.

Do You Need to Hire an Executive Assistant Dedicated to the CEO?

C-Suite Assistants

Your company is in a rapid growth mode and things are starting to slip between the cracks. Maybe revenue growth has doubled or you’ve added additional product lines, locations, and people.

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Elevating the Virtual Interviewing Experience

How do you break through the digital barrier when conducting a virtual interview and share your exceptional self? Think in unconventional ways to elevate the virtual interviewing experience.

How do Assistants create a personal brand?

Practically Perfect PA

What is personal branding, and how do Assistants create a personal brand? We have all heard of personal branding in one way or another. It’s grown in popularity over the last year and there is a reason for it.

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Online Friends With Benefits: Build A Remote Buddy System To Boost Productivity, Creativity, and Happiness


Loneliness, unwanted distractions and a lack of motivation are some of the main issues facing people who continue to work remotely. .

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3 Things I’m Doing to Find My Own Definition of Success


For as long as I can remember, I have been a fairly ambitious person. As a young child, I kept journals filled with ideas about what my future should look like. From dream jobs to where I would live, I’ve always had a good idea about what I wanted to accomplish in the years that followed.

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Quiet Quitting Doesn’t Create Lasting Workplace Change. Neither Will Quiet Dying.

Virtual Moxie

Have you heard about “quiet quitting?” How about “lying flat,” or #actyourwage? They are all terms belonging to recent movements in reaction to inequity and inequality for employees in “The New American Sweatshop™.”.

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Do You Really Know Your Target Market For Your Home Business?

Tips From T. Marie

You’ve gotten through the startup phase and now it’s time to connect with clients or customers. You’ve read a ton of stuff on the internet, so you know you need to build a mailing list and create a newsletter. You also have chosen a social media platform or two to be active on.

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Mandatory COVID Vaccination Policy Template

The federal government is developing a rule requiring employers with more than 100 employees ensure their workers are vaccinated or produce a negative COVID test weekly before entering the workplace. So, what can your organization do to prepare? Get Paycor’s COVID Vaccination Policy Template to help communicate important details to your employees.

Boss’s Day Gift Idea

Office Dynamics

Do you struggle with gift ideas for your leader for Boss’s Day? We have the perfect gift

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Bad Communication Habits & How to Break Them

Eat Your Career

Your communication skills (or lack thereof) play a big part in how others perceive you in the workplace. Unfortunately, many professionals fall into bad communication habits—and they often don’t even realize it!

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Work Phobic Anxiety In The Workplace Is A Real Issue; Here’s How To Navigate It


Mental health awareness has helped to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health conditions, such as anxiety. As a result, now more than ever, openly seeking treatment for such conditions is accepted as the norm. .

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12 Efficiency Secrets of the World’s Busiest People


Picture this. On Friday morning you rush to the hospital with a sick child. Your partner is crying and you’re suffering from chronic lack of sleep. You cancel your 11 a.m. consultation with a potential client who’s clearly annoyed. At 4 p.m. you’re supposed to start a brand-new college teaching job.

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Your one-stop guide for business resilience planning

Business Management Daily

If the COVID-19 crisis taught us one thing, it’s the need for businesses to be resilient during uncertain times. After all, disruptive events can happen at any time — and they don’t always take the form of a global pandemic.

The Gen Z Vibe Is Making Work Better For Everyone

All Work

Gen Z believes in making the world a better place. How does this translate to the work environment? In the workplace, they expect flexibility and transparency, with flexible spaces and work zones that enable that all-important autonomy.

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Upping your A(ssisting) game when you work with a Board of Trustees

Team ELS

By: Jacqueline M. Executive Assistant to the Head of School and Board of Trustees, Lake Forest Academy. Many of us not only work with the CEOs of our companies, we also have the luxury of working for the company’s Board of Trustees. Now some of you might say LUXURY??? And I would say yes!, luxury.

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A Review Of: Piazza Italiana, London

The Assistant Room

Located in the heart of the City, just a stone’s throw away from Liverpool Station you will find Piazza Italiana, […]. The post A Review Of: Piazza Italiana, London first appeared on The Assistant Room. Lifestyle

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The Rise Of Cyberbullying — How To Address Harassment In The Remote Workforce


According to the 2021 Workplace Bullying Institute (WBI) U.S. Workplace Bullying Survey, 47% of managers were found to be the biggest perpetrators of workplace cyberbullying. . According to the survey, 61.5%

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What Character Trait Is Your Secret Weapon?


Who we are as people, and the skills we accrue, have the potential to be a great determinant of our success in both our personal and professional lives.

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W-4s: Clearing up employee confusion on the revised form

Business Management Daily

Someone asked recently if we have a one-page document explaining the revised W-4 that HR can provide to new employees who may not have filed a W-4 in years.

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3 Ways To Revamp Your Office Without Breaking The Bank

All Work

According to a survey from McKinsey , occupants are focused on just a few things when it comes to their workplace needs: flexibility, inclusion, wellbeing and work-life balance. . A 2017 report from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency shows that furniture waste made up 12.2

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Ep 185: Calendar Management for Executive Assistants

Go Burrows

As an assistant, one of your highest priorities is to manage your executive’s most valuable asset – their time. If you look at your role through this lens, then you’ll stop viewing “calendar management” as an uninteresting part of your job.

ELSx Webinar: The Agile Assistant

Team ELS

ELSx Webinar: The Agile Assistant. November 14, 2022 | 1pm CDT. Register Today! Join Diana Brandl in the latest ELSx Webinar: The Agile Assistant. Instructor: Diana Brandl. Digital Nomad, The Socialista Projects Blogger.

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Which College A Candidate Attended Matters To 8 In 10 Hiring Managers, But Should It?


84% of hiring managers said the higher education institution a candidate attended was a “very important” or “important” factor. .

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Zig Ziglar: Try These 5 Ways to Get Twice as Much Done Every Day


How can you get twice as much work done in a day—without working any longer or harder? Get organized. Start preparing for your day the night before by writing down the things you have to get done tomorrow. There is a very clever name for this: goal-setting.

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Early direct deposit may be an alternative to on-demand pay

Business Management Daily

Regardless of the sales pitch, on-demand pay is a boondoggle for Payroll. Every vendor will tell you why their on-demand pay program is worry-free for Payroll—it’s OK because employers are cut out of the process, or it’s OK because employers are part of the process.

Follow These Tips To Achieve Sustainable Biophilic Design vs. Greenwashed Aesthetics

All Work

The term “biophilia” was created by psychoanalyst Erich Fromm who believed humans are genetically designed to thrive in natural settings/nature. . Popular biophilic projects often fail to consider the impact of their greenwashing (false impression of sustainability). .

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Ep 183: Dr. Sharon Grossman on How to Save Your Sanity and Prevent Burnout

Go Burrows

Sharon Grossman helps high achievers crack the code of their burnout so they can find tailored solutions for recovery.

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Episode 442: Jon Acuff talks about Finish


From the vault this week, we have Jon Acuff – a New York Times bestselling author of multiple books. In this episode, we discussed Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done.

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Eye Strain At Work Can Be A Literal Headache — Here’s How To Prevent It


The amount of time people spend staring at screens has increased significantly, especially for work — remote employees spend nearly 13 hours per day on average staring at screens . Almost 70% of remote workers are experiencing eye strain, but there are ways to mitigate this. .

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4 Steps to Handling Criticism Like a Boss


I grew up in a wonderful, loving, positive family. I don’t ever recall my parents criticizing anyone—it just wasn’t allowed. So you can imagine the transition I had to make when I got out on my own and began to receive the stinging criticisms of those I was leading.

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Is Podcasting A Good Addition To Your Business Model?

Jennie Lyon

Are you thinking about starting a podcast for your business? I know a thing or two about podcasting. From first-hand experience, it has been very valuable for my audience and business. I am here to tell you a podcast can be a great way for your business to connect with customers and build its brand.…

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