Exceptional EA

Category: Your Personal Brand

A gift and some thoughts from Shelagh on Admin Professionals Day 2021

How I feel about this annual tradition It’s no secret. Those who’ve been following Exceptional EA since I launched this website in 2013 will know that I’ve long encouraged a shift away from well intended cards, flowers and lunches to…

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Admin. Professionals’ Day 2020

Whether you’re reading this in a country where Administrative Professionals’ Day is observed, or somewhere else, give yourself – and your counterparts – a round of applause. From conversations and correspondence with assistants on different continents, and your contributions to my…

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Weekend Poll Results: Make the Most of Your LinkedIn Profile

With thanks to all who participated, here are your responses to my question … How LinkedIn are you? In my latest Weekend Poll, I asked readers a series of questions related to your use of this tool. The majority of assistants have LinkedIn…

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Weekend Poll: To Multi-Task or Not

I’ve been back just a couple of weeks now from travels to London and Edinburgh, where I presented to two wonderful audiences. First, it was Executive Secretary LIVE in London, where we took a look at cybersecurity for admin. professionals.  I’ve…

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