With increasing uncertainty in all industries, one industry is seeing PAs flock to join it. The virtual assistant sector is seeing a swell of PAs looking to join its ranks. The lack of lockdown commute has seen three times the number of new applications for industry organisation SocietyOfVirtualAssistants.co.uk – but there are very specific skills […]
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WATCH AGAIN: PA Life LIVE – Learn from Lucy Brazier how to future-proof your career
If you weren’t able to join us for the PA Life LIVE digital conference this week, we’ll be posting the sessions here to allow you watch them at your own leisure. And we would urge you to make time to be inspired by Lucy Brazier’s keynote session – Future-Proofing Your Role – How To Position […]
Your Excellency launches innovative collaboration with recruitment agency
UK training specialist for PAs, EAs, VAs and Administrative Professionals, Your Excellency, has announced a unique collaboration with secretarial recruitment firm, Lily Shippen. This new concept allows employers who hire new talent through Lily Shippen to enrol their staff onto an accredited qualification delivered by Your Excellency, which would be included in the overall cost […]
THIS IS NOT A DRILL! THE PA LIFE LIVE DIGITAL CONFERENCE IS TODAY!
We have 300+ other PAs and EAs attending today’s PA Life LIVE digital conference. They’re joining us for a full day of insight, learning and inspiration during today’s challenges, with sessions including: Future-Proofing Your Role Returning to a New Normal in the Office Navigating Safe Business Travel for your Teams The Return of Live Events […]
Award-winning entrepreneur Emily Newstead to present at PA Life LIVE – including a live giveaway!
Join us this Wednesday for the PA Life LIVE digital conference where you’ll have the opportunity to learn from the inspiring Emily Newstead of Bow Gifts. She will present a session on Corporate Gifting and Staff Rewards & Incentives – an area which has become even more important during the Covid-19 pandemic. During the session […]
PA Forum announces online learning and development conference
PA Forum has announced its Learning and Development Conference 2020 for executive support professionals worldwide. Now in its third year, the educational event will take place virtually for the first time on September 29th, welcoming personal, executive, and virtual assistants, as well as business support professionals and office managers, for a day of learning. Lucy Brazier, […]
Webinar: Confessions of global EAs – join us!
Not all EAs and PAs wear capes, but Rochelle Biss from Uber for Business, Abigail Jones from Facebook and Marie Heinsen from Sagittarius Agency might as well, for their PA powers are nothing short of heroic.* These three EAs will be discussing the biggest challenges facing EAs today – both during the pandemic lockdown and […]
Opinion: The importance of having a personalised approach in hospitality
First impressions count for everything in business, making the importance of offering a personalised approach even more crucial. Natalie Joyce, head of entree reception services at Vacherin, shares her tips to ensure businesses are delivering the best service to clients. In the words of the author Maya Angelou: “People will forget what you said, people will […]
Opinion: Recognising yourself
Often having the ability to recognise one’s achievements can lead to many significant successes, making it imperative for assistants to do the same. Jade Burke, editor of PA Life, shares why she believes PAs should aspire to recognise themselves. I have never been part of an industry where peers and colleagues truly support one another […]
Enjoy 25% OFF and travel luxuriously with EG Chauffeurs
PA Life readers have been offered an exclusive discount to gain up to 25 per cent off all bookings with EG Chauffeurs. Let the EG Chauffeurs team be your personal concierge on the ground chauffeuring your CEO, your clients or your loved ones with professionalism and style. Whether it’s a full day of business meetings, financial roadshows, […]