What qualities make Managers, GREAT Leaders?

In my 20 + years being an Executive Assistant, I've had many types of Managers. The bad ones: Demanding, Ego-Maniacs, fake, spineless, Can't make a Decision to save their lives, horrible communicators and terrible with confrontation. The good ones: Respectful, Caring, empathetic, motivating, always had their employees backs, advocated for them, etc. Working for a [...]

Emotional Week

My first post of the New Year, it's been a while since I've had a moment to give my blog some much-needed attention. The past few months have been extremely busy, supporting two busy Executives takes a lot of time, you all know (calendaring, travel, expenses) just to name a few, times that by two. [...]

Make it a Productive Sunday!

I'm a planner for sure, BUT I've been known to fall off after a busy weekend.  This last week we hosted a big Thanksgiving dinner, I worked from home all last week, thinking it would be slow and I'd be able to get a TON done around the house as well, but I found myself [...]

Hello September! Set some goals!

It's September 1st! I still cannot believe how quickly June, July & August flew by.  As you can see from my lack of posting that took place in August, you'll agree it was a pretty busy Summer. So yes, it's now September, school will be starting next week, it's time to set some goals, schedule [...]

Hello World!

I'm so excited! I've been wanting to start a blog for ages and I just couldn't figure out what to talk about, I didn't feel I had anything others would find interesting. That may be the case now! Who knows right? So I'm going out on a limb here. A little background on me, I'm [...]