5 Tips on Professional Communication in the Text-Chat Age

It seems every time I open my Inbox there is a new advancement in technology that “changes the game” – this isn’t happening yearly or monthly or even weekly it’s happening from moment to moment and it can seem nearly impossible to keep up! There are some things that don’t change, the value of being … Read more

Creativity Increases Productivity for Executive and Administrative Assistants

Why is creativity so important?

Scientists believe that we use only 2-3% of our brains. The creative thought process is based upon the idea that your brain has the ability to create an infinite number of ideas, combinations and relationships. Like a kaleidoscope, your brain can form, reform and reform again multiple patterns. These patterns and combinations create the new relationship we call “ideas.”

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What’s the difference between teamwork and collaboration?

Did you know that teamwork and collaboration are different? They are both very necessary skill sets but many don’t understand the difference between the two. In fact, collaboration is quickly becoming a required competency of administrative professionals. Joan shares more on the difference in this video.   We’re seeing this interesting comparison more and more!  When … Read more