Managing multiple managers

imageManaging multiple managers

Some of us work for more than one manager, and prioritising may be a big headache. Here are some good tips to follow.



How a bad boss can make you a better person

How a bad boss can make you a better person


We’ve all encountered bosses that made us feel incapable, unworthy and even stupid.  Learn how you can take this kind of situation and make it work to your advantage and help you treat others in a way you would want to be treated.

55 Gentle ways to take care of yourself when you’re busy, busy, busy

55 Gentle ways to take care of yourself when you’re busy, busy, busy


We cannot function if we’re not feeling tip-top. To be the best you can be, you need to take care of yourself. We don’t all have time for spa days, so here are some tips to help you treat yourself well in order to perform your best.

Managing yourself – Working with a to-do list

Working with a to-do list


Possibly the most challenging part of any administrator, personal assistant or secretary’s job is how to get through all those tasks and not let anything slip through the cracks.  A to-do list helps you organise these to help you remember what is expected of you, so you don’t miss anything.

Tip:  Make a quick note on a notepad when someone makes a request and then add this item to your main to-do list later. Your list can be in handwritten format, or on a spreadsheet or in a Word document. Whichever works better for you.