Modern-day executive assistants are the glue that holds every office together.
In fact, Staples conducted a social media survey questioning the importance of the executive assistant’s role in the office. The survey found that nearly two-thirds (65.2 percent) felt the office would be more likely to fall apart without the executive assistant than without the boss!
All this importance makes your work-life demanding and fast-paced, leaving you little time to consume educational content to further your career. We’ve decided to take out some of the busy-work and provide you with the 4 blogs every executive assistant should follow!
Joan Burge is known as the red-lipstick-wearing “Rock Star” of administrative assistant training. Burge is an accomplished author, speaker, and consultant. Her blog provides a rare perspective having worked on both sides of the desk; including 20 years in the administrative profession, and more than 20 years as an executive.
Julie Perrine is an administrative expert, trainer, motivational speaker, and author. Perrine has more than 20 years of experience in the administrative profession spanning several industries and serving in corporate and startup settings. Her blog helps guide, encourage, and connect administrative professionals to the innovative technologies, ideas, and resources they need as they work towards achieving their career goals.
Karen Porter has been assisting administrative assistants of all titles about their job performance and career management, providing tips and guidance since 2004. Her blog encompasses a wide range of topics that help administrative professionals excel in their profession.
Ok, Pa-Privé isn’t technically a blog. Pa Privé is an exclusive portal for EA's working for C-level decision makers. If you visit the home page you’ll find outstanding articles that will give you tips and tricks on how to perform tasks more efficiently.
At Brilliant, we deal with executive assistants on a daily basis because these are the people booking corporate transportation for their boss. They put their trust in us to provide their boss with the experience he/she desires when traveling. To return the favor, we aim to create educational content on our website and blog to help EA's out as well. Below you'll find our free eBook: The Executive Administrator's Guide to Luxury Transportation. If you're researching possible executive transportation providers for your boss, please don't hesitate to download this free offer!