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Alicia Álvarez: Career Insights from Spain

For this week’s Real Careers interview, I’m talking with Alicia Álvarez, who lives in Zizur Mayor, near Pamplona, Spain. Alicia is an Executive Assistant at Berry Superfos. She joined the company in 1997 and, unlike many, has worked in her…

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Life lessons from a pandemic

Some background Ever since my first COVID-related article and Weekend Poll, which I drafted in late February 2020 and published a couple of days later, assistants and association leaders have responded any time I’ve asked for insights on business continuity…

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Jacqui Prospero: Career Insights from Canada

For this week’s Real Careers interview, I’m talking with Jacqui Prospero of Belleville, Canada. Jacqui is a virtual executive personal assistant, also known as Your Problem Solver.   She holds a bachelor’s degree from York University and has earned additional credentials…

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How Henrietta Barker turned the tables on Shelagh

When I write to let you know about interviews, I’m usually sharing the results of time I’ve spent learning more about high performing assistants around the globe. So far, I’ve interviewed assistants of various job titles from 27 different countries….

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