Productivity

Finding the Best Deals on Office Supplies

Being a successful executive assistant often means being a super-shopper, too. Finding the best deals on office supplies can make you a true office hero. Saving money may require negotiating abilities, super Web-surfing skills, and plenty of math savvy. As a successful…
Event Planning

5-Step Guide to Nailing Trade Show Planning

A trade show brings together various businesses within your industry to display and demonstrate their products and services. Since the objective of a trade show is to highlight products and services within the industry, you should only allow entities inside the industry to…
Productivity

6 Apps Office Managers Need to Stay Organized

You’re already an office superhero, helping your CEO stay on track, fulfilling even the oddest requests for dinner reservations or event tickets, and ensuring the company runs like a well-oiled machine. But even the toughest of superheroes requires an arsenal of tools to…
Productivity

5 Ways to Organize Your Desk for Success

“A clean desk is the sign of a sick mind.” “A messy desk is a sign of genius.” If you believe what you’ve heard, you might think your clean desk is hampering your creativity. But you don’t have to buy into the messy desk hype. As an executive assistant or a key…
Communication

9 Email Etiquette Tips for Office Admins

With so many modes of communication today, it’s often easy to forget the medium is (at least part of) the message. What do we mean by that? The way you deliver a message will be determined by the platform you’re using to send it. Text messages, for instance, can be…