Tag: #leader

Zelda La Grange to Nelson Mandela: ‘I Can Hear Your Voice Loud and Clear…’

Zelda la Grange, Madiba’s long-term personal assistant, has penned this must-read letter to the late Nelson Mandela, the former President of South Africa with whom she worked for two decades of her life…

Assistants & Wellness: “Here are 5 Things You Should Do to Optimize Your Wellness After Retirement”

Be prepared to experience a sense of loss with this transition. Although this may be an exciting and much anticipated change, it is still a change and with change comes feelings of uncertainty. Know that what feels uncertain now will soon enough be your new ‘normal’. As a part of my series about the “…

Personal assistants(PAs)can become the office game-changers anytime

In today’s business world, you very rarely luck into things. The rise of the gig economy and multiple careers means that personal assistants (PAs) need …

Princess Diana’s Assistant Reveals That The Princess Cried Herself To Sleep When Harry Was Born

There are still so many stories about Princess Diana that have yet to be told. In Smithsonian Channel’s documentary, Princess Diana’s “Wicked” Stepmother, former personal assistant and butler Paul Burrell is telling a few.

Ma Anand Sheela(formerly the personal assistant), to be subject of upcoming Netflix-Dharmatic documentary

Ma Anand Sheela, formerly the personal assistant of Bhagwan Rajneesh or Osho, will be the subject of an in-production Netflix documentary, …

Woman Tries To Sell Signed Trump Book On Facebook, And The Comments Are Brutal

A woman from Sydney, Australia, got a lot more than she bargained for when she tried to sell an autographed copy of President Trump’s book The Art of the Deal on Facebook.

Toke Makinwa(radio personality) Gifts Brand New Car To Her Personal Assistant

Popular Nigerian OAP and fashion entrepreneur, Toke Makinwa says one thing she wanted for her 35th birthday is buying a car for her assistant.

Former Zepf Center CEO testifies, claims credit card purchases were appropriate

The CEO, who didn’t have a personal assistant, said there was an employee who had the responsibility of ordering office supplies, but it was typically …

Is Constant communication the right method to teach your boss

Train your boss to communicate with you regularly – this is crucial to the success of your relationship. You should know where your boss is at all times even though you may not reveal this to others. Throughout your relationship it is imperative to have regular meetings and continuous communication – possibly every day, or whatever works for you both and complements your schedules.

The beginning of a business relationship

‘One of the most important things you can do is to keep well informed and up to date about the business sector you work in, trends in your company and changes in technology.’

Gillian Richmond, European Chairperson for European Management Assistants