Tag: #executive

How to Start an Online T-Shirt Business: Everything You Need to Know

T-shirts aren’t just a staple of casual wear, but articles of clothing that often reflect our personalities, interests, and identities. Because of this, selling t-shirts online has become a popular business choice, especially for entrepreneurs […]

Dear Young Entrepreneurs: Skip College, Do This

When I see a stereotypical graduation ceremony photo, I think to myself: “I hope the 6 years and $100,000 of debt was worth it.”I don’t mean to disgrace the college tradition, and by no means […]

Five Things Most Hiring Managers Won’t Tell You

What’s going through a hiring manager’s mind during an employment interview? The answer may surprise even the most experienced applicants. OfficeTeam, a leading staffing service specializing in the placement of highly skilled administrative professionals, has […]

What Every Leader Needs to Know About Letting Go Without Losing Control

Great leaders know when and how to let go without losing control. I was reminded of this timeless truth and how crucial it is to let go of the reigns more often during a recent experience […]

Making Steps Toward Better Mental Health in Your Workplace

Despite options like remote work and virtual offices, adults will spend at least one-third of their lives working. And our workplace environment, culture and habits have a significant impact on our health—particularly our mental health—which, […]

Is Your Device Listening to You? It’s More Complicated Than Just ‘Yes’ or ‘No’

It’s more influenced by data and past patterns than current conversations Editor’s note: Industry consultant Shelly Palmer is taking his popular newsletter and turning it into an Adweek article once per week in an ongoing column […]

7 Little-Known Tips For Effective Communication

It’s easy to assume that as your relationship grows so will your closeness and ability to communicate with one another. That may be the case for some couples, but for many, this just isn’t true. […]

I’m Working Less Hours – And I’m More Productive (Here’s How)

I should perhaps start this post by confirming I don’t work a 4-hour day. Because, no matter how much that particular way of working is regarded as being achievable for us all, I genuinely can’t […]

Tips to Setting Career Goals and Sticking to Them

It’s the second day of the ELS Forum in Toronto and, walking into the conference, my eyes are immediately drawn to the bright teal step and repeat banner with the heading, “Support the Supporters.” Executive assistants (EAs) […]

Eight great business books for strategic Assistants

The trait that I admire most in exceptional leaders (think Oprah Winfrey and Brene Brown) is the time they dedicate to learning new things. I love that they read, take on new ideas and concepts […]