ADMINgling wasn't your typical networking event. It was fun without making you uncomfortable; light but professional; and educational without changing the fun vibe to heavy and clunky. I'm so glad that I attended. I've already told a couple of colleagues about it!… [ Read More ]
Brenda, Executive Assistant to CEO
This may sound a little weird, but, when I’m in a certain mood, I relish tasks like color coding storage closets, stuffing envelopes, and (brace yourself) data entry. There’s a certain soothing and meditative quality to jobs that offer little variation and require even less problem solving.
But, what about those days when your attention span is strained or you’re … [ Read More ]
Whoever said “It’s not what you know. It’s who you know” was, in our humble opinion, just a little bit off. We think both are equally important, so why the mutual exclusivity?
That’s why we’re so pumped for our new event series, #ADMINgling! These relaxed, after-work events bring the what: discussions on topics that are important to office ninjas, … [ Read More ]
Let’s say one Monday morning you were presented with the Top Banana award in recognition of your workplace contributions. You’d probably smile and laugh. Perhaps you’d Instagram a picture, mention it to a friend over dinner, and then keep it on your desk where it would amuse you from time to time.
I’d say all that is probably worth more … [ Read More ]
Hollywood and vintage Hanna Barbera would have you believe that, one day, all of our jobs will be performed by robots. While this seems like an extreme prediction, we get the thought process behind such a conclusion; the world and the workplace are ever-evolving, so it’s best to keep up with the times (lest you be replaced by a far … [ Read More ]
Deep down, everyone’s a little bit of a geek. Perhaps you’re a diehard Game of Thrones fan who read the books “before it was cool,” or a passionate and firm believer in J.J. Abrams’s ability to handle the Star Wars movies. Maybe you’re just really into zombies. Whatever the case may be, you most likely have at least one geeky … [ Read More ]
There’s definitely something to be said for writing notes by hand with a real pen on real paper. It’s hard to find anything more satisfying than the feeling of keeping a hardcopy to-do list and marking off completed items. But the moment might come when you’re called into a meeting and it’s your responsibility to get the notes out to … [ Read More ]