[Book Bites] Stop Micromanaging and Trust Your Team

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Stop Micromanaging and Trust Your Team. The 29-Hour Work Day

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How To Lead Global Teams As A PA

The Assistant Room

As a PA or EA consider taking some of the following actions to help bridge the gaps that come with leading a team that is both geographically and culturally diverse. The post How To Lead Global Teams As A PA first appeared on The Assistant Room.

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8 Tips to Improve Team Collaboration

Success

Think about the best team you’ve ever been a part of. What made that team work? Now think about the worst team you’ve ever been on. Chances are you have been on more teams with dysfunction than teams that operate seamlessly. Some operate as a team in name only.

Building a Distributed Team in the Future of Work

Success

The following is what I’ve found to be true for me when it comes to building a distributed team. These are the questions I consider: Could this task be performed by existing team members without diverting attention from high-level priorities?

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Why Everyone on Your Team Should Embrace a Sales Mindset

Success

If your team isn’t on your team, you’re in big trouble. The post Why Everyone on Your Team Should Embrace a Sales Mindset appeared first on SUCCESS. I have always said that everyone is in sales.

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Companies Are Turning To Coworking To Support Their Larger Teams

Allwork

We are seeing the 0-2 workstation clients are finding they can work from home just as effectively as being in an office, while the 3+ workstation clients are needing the cross-team collaboration time.” .

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A Three-Step Process for Managing an Underperforming Team Member

Success

Improving the performance of a team member is not a one-way street. Your team members will trust and follow you only when they feel you put in an effort to make their life and work-life better. Addressing an underperforming team member is a difficult conversation for both sides.

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Psychological Safety Is The Key To Successful Teams, According To Google

Allwork

The results of Google’s Project Aristotle, a wide-scale internal study of Google teams, suggest Aristotle was on to something. . Project Aristotle found that team success does not depend on the members of that team so much as the norms which determine that team’s behavior. .

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Want to Retain Your Team? Offer Financial Well-being Programs

Allwork

The post Want to Retain Your Team? 77% of employees say financial stress is affecting their mental health, and 52% said it’s impacting their physical well-being. . There are ways in which workplace leaders can improve the lives and financial wellness of their workers. .

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3 Key Qualities of a Good Team Player

Success

It follows the legendary 1971 high school team that won the Virginia state football championship and rose to become the No. 2 ranked high school team in the country. Be discreet when needed, but otherwise share as much work-related information with your team as possible.

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CEOs Are Moving To Remote Teams and It’s a Win for All of Us

ProAssisting Blog

Grit Daily recently sat down with Ethan Bull to discuss the rise in demand of the remote executive assistant and how ProAssisting is reshaping the industry. Insider

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Hera Hubs Teams Up With Expansive For Chicago Growth

Allwork

The post Hera Hubs Teams Up With Expansive For Chicago Growth appeared first on Allwork.Space. Female-oriented coworking operator Hera Hub will expand into Chicago through a partnership with Expansive Workspace. .

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Leading Remote Teams? 3 Ways to Avoid Confusion and Burnout

Success

Their teams, adapted to a work-from-home lifestyle, are hesitant—even resistant—to return to the office. Some leaders are concerned and even terrified of how they will continue to build and lead effective teams when many of their tried-and-true tactics are obsolete.

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Why Asynchronous Work Is Critical For Distributed Teams

Allwork

The post Why Asynchronous Work Is Critical For Distributed Teams appeared first on Allwork.Space. Asynchronicity at work has become a necessary practice as employees become increasingly distributed. But how can companies achieve this model? .

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How to Create a Powerful, Future-Proof Culture for Remote and Decentralized Teams

Allwork

An effective, accepted, and well-understood culture can keep teams more productive. Team members meet frequently with their global associates to collaborate and focus on common initiatives and are recognized publicly for their achievements. .

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Upflex And Syncaroo Team Up To Streamline Coworking Operations

Allwork

Upflex has teamed up with coworking tech firm Syncaroo to help operators improve and streamline their operations. . The post Upflex And Syncaroo Team Up To Streamline Coworking Operations appeared first on Allwork.Space.

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WeWork Teams Up With Yardi For New Workplace Management Solutions

Allwork

The post WeWork Teams Up With Yardi For New Workplace Management Solutions appeared first on Allwork.Space. WeWork has announced a new partnership with real estate software firm Yardi to enhance its space management capabilities. .

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What to Do When Your Team Isn’t Working Together

Success

Business owners, entrepreneurs, managers—anyone in charge of a team will be required to mediate at some point in his or her career. Even if this is a rare occurrence and you have great team rapport, there will come a time when two or more colleagues can’t see eye to eye.

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IWG Teams Up With Retailer Tesco To Grow Neighborhood Workspaces

Allwork

In a continued effort to address flexible workspace demands, IWG has teamed up with the UK’s largest grocery chain. . The post IWG Teams Up With Retailer Tesco To Grow Neighborhood Workspaces appeared first on Allwork.Space.

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Profiles of the Dream Team - The Giver

ProAssisting Blog

I came across an article in a series of articles that talk about “The Dream Team” from a professional perspective and the one that caught my eye -and might be of interest to you- is the one titled “The Giver”. You can find the article HERE. You can also sign up to be alerted when more are posted. I like this article for a number of reasons but most importantly, it really gets to the heart of what it means to a top-level Executive Assistant.

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Should You Encourage Your Team to Pursue Side Hustles?

Success

No longer a fringe activity but a permanent part of the modern workplace, side hustling brings troubling questions to leaders about their role in allowing or even encouraging their team to pursue side hustles—a term known as intrapreneurship.

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Ep 173: Cher Heard on Managing an Administrative Support Team

Go Burrows

Her role is as diverse as the team of people she manages and supports. In this episode of The Leader Assistant Podcast , I talk with Cher about her story, the way unique way her team of administrative support professionals is structured, how they support each other, and much more!

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Productivity Paranoia Is Killing Your Nerves And Your Team’s Morale. Here’s How To Avoid It

Allwork

They are worried that productivity in teams is falling because employees who are working out of sight aren’t actually working. . We use a variety of project management tools to both allow our team members the best opportunity for success, and to ensure and monitor productivity.

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Vibe Check: Does Your Team Include These 5 Crucial — Albeit A Little Bizarre — New Roles?

Allwork

Now, IT leaders and their teams play a critical role in ensuring that businesses remain operational and address any obstacles that may come in the way of workplace technology. . The post Vibe Check: Does Your Team Include These 5 Crucial — Albeit A Little Bizarre — New Roles?

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Making the move to managing a team

Practically Perfect PA

Making the move to managing a team Many Assistants are making the move to managing a team and taking on more of a leadership role in their organisations.

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Benefit Your Team

The Small Business Blog

Many small businesses are a closely knit team. Read… Read the full article here: Benefit Your Team on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. WinWeb WinWeb Apps team building team members teamwork virtual team But even if your business can’t stay together in person, there is Cloud software to bridge the gap and make sure your processes are working as intended.

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Airbnb Teams Up With Mexico City’s Government And UNESCO To Promote The Region As a Remote Work Haven

Allwork

The post Airbnb Teams Up With Mexico City’s Government And UNESCO To Promote The Region As a Remote Work Haven appeared first on Allwork.Space.

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Fiverr And Selina Team Up To Combat Loneliness Among Anywhere Workers

Allwork

Freelancer marketplace Fiverr has teamed up with hospitality firm Selina to help Anywhere Workers access new like-minded communities around the world. . The post Fiverr And Selina Team Up To Combat Loneliness Among Anywhere Workers appeared first on Allwork.Space.

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How to Build a Team That Supports Multiple Creative Styles

Success

So how do you make the most of the leapers and linkers on your team? Be conscious of the creative styles within your team and yourself. Both are critical and you need a mix on your team.

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WeWork And BetterHelp Team Up To Offer One Month Of Free Therapy For Members

Allwork

Online therapy platform BetterHelp has teamed up with WeWork to offer coworking members a free month of therapy in the U.S. The post WeWork And BetterHelp Team Up To Offer One Month Of Free Therapy For Members appeared first on Allwork.Space.

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4 Phases of Building a Team That Embraces Personality and Individual Differences

Success

And frequently, that’s how executives think when they create teams, committees or task forces. We naively assume any group can automatically be a team. But one of the biggest single reasons that teams misfire is that behavioral differences are ignored.

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5 Smart Steps to End Micromanaging by a Client or Team Member

Virtual Moxie

If you have a client or team member who micromanages you, whether all the time, or periodically, it’s likely for one of these reasons: You’ve dropped enough balls that she doesn’t believe you’ll do what needs to be done unless she watches you like a hawk.

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Assistants we are ultimate team players!

Practically Perfect PA

On pretty much every job description for Assistants, you will see the phrase, ‘must be a team player’ It is so common that it is easy to skim over that requirement – sure, we all have to be team players, next! Core Competencies Dealing with coworkers Featured Working with Executives admin administrators assistants Competencies EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Team Player Virtual Assistant

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6 Clear Steps to Resolving Team Problems

Office Dynamics

No team exists without some problems. It is important to the team relationship not to let problems tear down the team and reduce the team’s effectiveness. Some ways to resolving team problems are: Have clear team goals. ” What are your favorite methods to resolving team problems? Whether it’s with a large team or a partnership you have one-on-one with your executive – we’d love to hear from you in the comments below.

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Five tips on team management

Practically Perfect PA

Managing a team isn’t easy. It can be hard for Assistants to juggle managing a team of other Assistants or Administrators (which is often the case) and support their Executive. In fact management, in general, is pretty tough – that is why so many people are bad at it! It’s not an easy role. If […]. Core Skills Featured admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Management Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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8 Characteristics of a Good Team Leader

Ian's Messy Desk

The post 8 Characteristics of a Good Team Leader appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Team members should be completely comfortable working with each other in order to give the best to whatever they do. The onus of success lies on the team, […].

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Team Building Tips – Integrating Fun with Rewards

Small Business CEO

While nearly one third of employees are not particularly fond of team building exercises, research shows that teams are able to create a more productive and cohesive work environment, which in turn, leads to employee and client retention, as well as higher profit margins.

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3 Skills Every Leader Must Cultivate to Successfully Manage Distributed Teams

Success

Distributed teams are here to stay. For managers, this means that they will be leading distributed teams most of the time, and their management style will need to adapt to better fit new work models. Trust is key to the success of distributed teams; without it, nothing would get done.

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Brookfield Properties And Industrious Team Up For New Houston Coworking Space

Allwork

The post Brookfield Properties And Industrious Team Up For New Houston Coworking Space appeared first on Allwork.Space. Brookfield Properties, the largest landlord in downtown Houston, is taking note of growing flexible office demand. .

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How to Help Your Sales Team Overcome the 4 Most Limiting Mindsets

Success

Sales managers can best support their sales teams by helping each seller identify the mindsets that are limiting his or her sales performance—and then helping the seller overcome those mindsets. Sales managers must help their teams identify and eliminate these restrictive mindsets.

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