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3 Simple ways to become a better listener

Listening is a key skill to learn, if you want to be a better leader. However, although many of us think we are great listeners, in reality many of us need to learn how to listen more effectively. One of the biggest listening-related misconceptions is that any...

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How to become a likeable master influencer

The master influencer is someone who can rally the troops, when they’re needed. They have the ability to inspire others to want to get on board with the latest plan, regardless of whether it’s an easy or difficult one. And they’re able to do so, without resorting to...

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Benefits of a Virtual PA

A Virtual PA is an essential part of your business team. Why? They can provide you with the support you need to take yourself and your business forward. Not only can they take on those tasks a traditional PA or VA can do for you, they also enable you to look, act and...

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How to communicate with a remote team

Communicating with your team used to be simple, as you all worked in the same location. It was simply a case of arranging a meeting and all congregating in the conference room. However, nowadays it’s more common for your team to consist of remote team members, who...

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How to Work Effectively with a Virtual PA

Virtual PA’s are very much a part of the growing network of freelancers who are increasingly in demand as companies appreciate the value, flexibility and cost effectiveness of their services. There has been a shift in mind-set over recent years from the traditional...

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Top 5 Tips to Identifying the Right Virtual PA

Are you thinking the time has come to enlist some support within your business? Perhaps you have been thinking about it for a while and are just not sure where to begin. Identifying the right Virtual PA really is no different to recruiting the right PA to be based in...

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Simple Diary Management Techniques

When it comes to diary management I am sure your ultimate goal is to use your time as effectively as you possibly can, am I right?  Just remember, by being organised and structured in your approach, whether you are using Outlook or Google Calendar, you will achieve so...

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Streamline Your Online Filing

Why is what you call and where you store an electronic files so important? I don’t know about you but when someone asks me for an electronic file that was created, whether it was only yesterday or some months ago, it really does reconfirm efficiency when you are able...

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Ground Rules to Assist with Managing Emails

Following on from ‘6 Simple Ways to get Organised’ over the next few weeks, I want to share with you my best productivity tips on managing emails, using your diary effectively, organising your paper files plus electronically storing your documents. So, this post is...

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6 Simple Ways to get Organised (Part 2)

Welcome back to Part 2 of '6 simple ways to get organised' 4. Eliminate the clutter I’m definitely allergic to clutter.  In my mind, everything has a home and in its home it must be. Minimalistic is great! Organised is even better! If you can, aim to clear your desk...

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6 Simple Ways to get Organised (Part 1)

To many people being organised comes naturally and yet to others ‘natural’ could not be further from the truth.  Personally, I love to be organised and believe I'm a bit of natural, as every corner of my life, not just at work is organised - it's in my make up! Do you...

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Invest time to plan your route

I don’t know about you, but one thing I find invaluable when it comes to moving things forward is having a plan, a map if you like, which sets out both career ambitions and personal aspirations.  With a plan firmly in place, you know exactly where you are heading and...

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If I can do it, anyone with ambition can……5 years on!

Today, my first ever blog! The first of many I hope...just a little about me and my story. 1st February marks a red-letter event.  On this day five years ago, I began a new life as a single parent, I was fully aware that my future prosperity lay in my hands and in...

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Welcome to My Blog

I will be sharing my tips and advice on all aspects of PA Support, Administration, Project Mangement and Event Planning. Please check back regularly or subscribe to my blog to get my updates direct to your inbox.  

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