July, 2022

Maybe You’re The Problem: How Better Leadership Can Lower Employee Stress Levels


44% of employees stated feeling stressed at work the previous day according to Gallup’s State of the Global Workplace: 2022 Report . The real fix is this simple: better leaders in the workplace.

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Strategies You Can Take to Partner with Your Executive Assistant

ProAssisting Blog

This article is adapted from The 29-Hour Work Day. The 29-Hour Work Day

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How to Master the Necessary Skill of Professional Detachment?

Eat Your Career

As a career coach, I believe everyone should love their work. After all, the average person spends about one-third of their lifetime on the job.

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A Review of: 108 Brasserie

The Assistant Room

Tucked away in the chic neighbourhood of Marylebone you’ll find 108 Brasserie & Bar, the perfect al-fresco dining venue for the summer season and a hidden gem that oozes glamour and sophistication.

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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.

10 Things the Gym Taught Me About Life


For the past month, I have been posting raw and fairly unflattering gym selfies of me in the process of transformation at the gym to Facebook. Sorry “friends,” but I needed a place to be accountable and also to give myself some external recognition.

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Neocon 2022 Explored Biophilic Office Design, But What Is It?

All Work

This year’s NeoCon explores many themes within the office setting, namely biophilia. . Biophilic design is a concept used within the building industry to increase human connection to the natural environment .

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Ep 176: Sona Movsesian – Assistant to Conan O’Brien and Author of The World’s Worst Assistant

Go Burrows

Sona Movsesian is an executive assistant, author and media personality. She has been the personal and executive assistant of talk show host Conan O’Brien since 2009 and was featured in many of the show’s segments. She currently cohosts the Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend podcast.

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Interruption vs. Distraction: What’s the Difference?

Eat Your Career

This video is an excerpt from a live training session with Chrissy Scivicque, Career Coach & Corporate Trainer. The full video (“Managing Interruptions & Dealing with Distractions”) is available in the Career Success Library. The article below summarizes the video content.

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Social Media Content Ideas for August

Karen Vivarelli

Say goodbye to July and say hello to August! When you think of August, most people think of warm weather, beach trips, and vacations. But how can you enjoy your August escapade if you haven’t started planning your content yet? Worry no more! We’ve got you!

10 Tips for Setting Your Greatest Goals


I’ve told people countless times that they’ve just got to ask for what they want. The problem is, most people don’t know what they want. You can’t ask for what you want unless you know what it is. So I’m going to start you on the wonderful path of painting your dreams into reality.

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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.

The Room Where It Happens Matters: The Best Conference Room Designs To Help Your Hybrid Team Succeed

All Work

Today’s workers need conference rooms to fit their changing needs, spaces that are useful for both those in the office and those working remotely. NeoCon 2022, a commercial interior design convention, shared some ways meeting rooms are beginning to evolve, and why it’s important.

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The Role Of Connectedness In The Future Of Work


Research shows that feeling connected in the workplace correlates to employees’ sense of being more (or less) engaged, productive, and loyal.

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What is a Good Executive Assistant Salary in 2022?

C-Suite Assistants

If you are a CEO or C-Level Executive looking to hire a new Executive Assistant or replace an Executive Assistant who has recently left, it is critical to know the most up-to-date salary information in this increasingly competitive market for talent.

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How to Build Trust in the Workplace

Eat Your Career

It’s a well-known fact that trust is an essential component for career success. However, at the same time, many workplaces have complicated, competitive social dynamics. People are often so focused on their own agenda and protecting themselves, they end up pushing others away.

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Ep 177: Andrew Reeves – Executive Assistant to the COO at Reddit

Go Burrows

Andrew Reeves is the Executive Assistant to the Chief Operating Officer at Reddit. He brings over 13 years of administrative experience to the table.

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Working on vs. in Your Business: What’s the Difference?


It’s time to do away with the notion of working “on” your business rather than “in” it. Working on your business might seem like the best way to reach your goals, but I’ve found that this approach makes it easier for things to slip through the cracks and leads to much bigger issues.

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An Admin’s Guide to Effective Checklists

All Things Admin

Checklists help you stay organized, better prioritize your time, and see the “big picture.” They reduce the number of things you have to remember, freeing up valuable headspace for the things that really matter.

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Women Of Color-Focused Coworking Space Creates Vital, Vibrant Community


A lack of representation is what led Bridgid Coulter Cheadle to launch Blackbird Collective , a coworking space dedicated to supporting the betterment of women of color in the entrepreneurial and creative industries. .

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The Outdoor Office is Here to Stay: How to Create the Perfect Outdoor Living (and Work) Room

All Work

Yards, gardens and other managed landscapes became a safe haven for remote and hybrid workers during the pandemic. . Being outside can increase concentration and productivity, as well as reduce stress and help us think more clearly. .

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How to Master the Necessary Skill of Professional Detachment

Eat Your Career

As a career coach, I believe everyone should love their work. After all, the average person spends about one-third of their lifetime on the job.

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Ep 178: Lynn Walder on Detaching Your Worth from Your Work

Go Burrows

Lynn Walder utilizes her 20+ years of executive administration experience across 10 different industries to support the organizational, psychosocial & leadership learning aspects of Founder CEOs (and their Executive Leadership Teams) with their business-building journeys.

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10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life


It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy schedules and regular routines have a tendency to put the brain on autopilot. When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s often because you’ve lost focus on what really matters.

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IRS Whistleblower Office is hard at work, extra caution advised

Business Management Daily

Do you hate tax cheats enough to turn them in? In your own company? Would it matter if you received a portion of the IRS’ recovery as a reward? Recently, we discussed Payroll ethics and whether you’d break any ethical rules if you revealed someone’s tax information.

This Inexpensive Degree Could Kickstart A Lucrative Career


Applied associates degrees are similar to trades, as you are trained in a skill that is directly applicable to an intended job. . Applied associates degrees are nowhere near as costly as bachelor’s degrees. .

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Stylization: The Overlooked Design Strategy That Complements Hybrid Work

All Work

Many businesses are now embracing the benefits that come with the flexibility of a hybrid home-and-office model. How do you encourage people to utilize the office after they’ve spent so much time working from the comfort of their homes? Stylization is one way to tempt workers into the office.

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How to Get Started with a CRM

Jen Lawrence

Getting started with a CRM ( client relationship management ) system can be incredibly overwhelming. Most systems are supercharged with functionalities, and it can be tempting to want to maximize all of them right away.

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Ep 174: Frank Pulice – Executive Assistant to Dr. Deepak Chopra

Go Burrows

In this episode of The Leader Assistant Podcast , Frank Pulice – executive assistant to Dr. Deepak Chopra – talks about supporting Dr. Chopra, how to field requests in a firm but kind way, and more. LEADERSHIP QUOTES. People may say I couldn’t sing, but no one can ever say I didn’t sing.

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Will Joining the 5 AM Club Change Your Life?


Robin Sharma wants me to wake up at 5 a.m. He swears I’ll feel more energized and productive. He tells me that Mozart, Frank Lloyd Wright and Ernest Hemingway made a habit of rising early.

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Is it ever ethical to disclose tax information, and to whom?

Business Management Daily

Ethics, our handy Webster’s Dictionary tells us, is the study of standards and moral judgment. Lawyers have a code of ethics running to booklet form and so do doctors (a one-pager) and accountants.

Remote Work Doesn’t Always Mean You Can Work From Anywhere


According to a recent FlexJobs report, the majority of remote jobs have a location restriction. Remote work doesn’t always mean working anywhere you want. .

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An All-Encompassing View Of Workplace Health

All Work

As the pandemic continues, companies are seeking ways to invest in their most important asset: their people. Access to nature, outdoor spaces, and reducing toxic chemicals in building materials are just some of the ways companies are working to increase their workers’ wellbeing.

Episode 433: Prasanth Nair talks about The Stack Method


If you’re into email management, this conversation is for you. Prasanth Nair has helped tens of thousands of people manage their inboxes through his email, meeting and time/task transformation trainings. An expert in not only productivity, but work-life balance.

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Ep 175: Don Harms – CEO and Founder of Emmre

Go Burrows

Don Harms is the CEO and founder of Emmre, a software tool that helps assistants and their executives maximize their strategic partnership. In this episode of The Leader Assistant Podcast , Don shares his story of hiring his first assistant and how that hire changed his career.

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10 Steps to Serious Goal-Getting from Zig Ziglar 


When you plan and prepare carefully, you can legitimately expect your efforts to lead to success. When you recognize and develop the winning qualities that you were born with, the winner you were born to be emerges.

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Stuck at 1k Email Subscribers? 5 Steps To Fix It! (Free Download)

Jennie Lyon

A Solid Core Lead Magnet Picture this: You’ve spent hours and hours creating a core lead magnet that isn’t converting. Or it’s converting, but at a glacial pace. Either way, you’re stuck at 1,000 followers, or the people in your email list aren’t converting into paying customers.

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