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Weekend Poll: Succession Planning for Assistants

It’s 2018, and succession planning is routine … for some positions. Any good board of directors will require that such plans are in place for the CEO and, at minimum, the rest of the C-Suite executives. Potential internal candidates have likely been…

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Weekend Poll: Where Will Your Travels Take You in 2018?

This weekend, we’re talking about the best possible kind of travel planning … your own! It’s a given that many assistants book a great deal of corporate travel, and all that savvy comes in handy when it comes to planning…

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Weekend Poll: Goal Setting for 2018

While some readers may be luxuriating in tropical locales, many of us are well and truly already in the thick of things back at our respective offices. Now that the majority of readers are back to (or approaching) routine once…

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Weekend Poll: Do You Get Enough Sleep?

… or do you wind up counting sheep?  This weekend, we’re talking sleep, and whether you’re getting enough of this nightly  nourishment. In his book Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at  Work, Home and School, molecular biologist John…

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Weekend Poll: Can You Give the Current State of Your Career a Thumbs Up?

In last weekend’s poll, we focused on work-life balance. This week, while our friends in the US are celebrating their Thanksgiving holiday, I think it’s a good time to extend the theme and see how readers are feeling about the…

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