During OfficeNinjas Admin Week, we feature five All-Star Award winners. Office Managers, Executive Assistants, People Operations Managers, and Administrative Assistants are eligible and entry is free!
We’ll go ahead and admit it: we’re a little rebellious. As Ninjas, we enjoy making our mark and bucking norms in favor of innovation. Hence our Admin Week takeover. Remember what Administrative Professionals’ Day used to be like? (For some reason, a mug of candy or a bouquet of mums became the standard token of appreciation.)
At long last, you’ve found your tribe. Your people. The other tireless office pros who get what it takes to be a Ninja. You can talk to them about wearing five hats a day because they wear the same hats. You can strategize about operating as a department of one because they get it. And…Read more
Editor’s Note: The nomination period for the 2018 All-Stars are closed. This year’s All-Star winners will be announced during Admin Week, April 23–27, 2018—stay tuned! In the meantime, meet the 2017 All-Stars and get inspired! — Ninjas! Do co-workers marvel at your ability to solve problems and pick up new skills? Do you hear a…Read more
We’re onto you, Ninja. That efficient office filled with streamlined systems, valuable resources, and happy employees? That doesn’t just happen. That level of flow takes Ninja Skills. Your amazingness may go undetected for 51 weeks out of the year, but this Admin Week, we’re putting you front and center. Brace yourself for five back-to-back days of recognition, appreciation, and celebration!
The life of an Office Ninja is a daily lesson in staying calm under pressure. You’ve gotten so good at rolling with the punches that you don’t let office stress and obstacles get in your way—you back-flip over them instead. But what about your colleagues? Chances are, some co-workers have some version of that “Keep…Read more
I worry about anxiety. Lately, it seems to be everywhere. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, about 18 percent of the population qualify as having an anxiety disorder. And that statistic is true for just a snapshot in time, which means that over our whole lifetimes there’s a high chance we’ll experience anxiety…Read more
Being a leader in an office doesn’t just mean delegating tasks or being a figurehead—it means having the desire to make an impact on the direction of the organization and the spirit of those around you. Erica Kelley, an Executive Assistant to the CEO and Administrative Support Manager and 2017 Ninja All-Star, is the perfect…Read more
A fulfilling career is obviously a rewarding career, but not all rewards are created equally. It’s easy for Ninjas juggling dozens of projects to knock out a routine task and bask in the temporary glory—but that satisfaction is fleeting. Rewards that truly matter offer substance and long-term fulfillment. And yes, it requires hard work and…Read more
Last year, we announced our expansion plans for Admingling 2017, and the idea of spreading the event series was welcomed by enthusiastic Ninjas eager to be part of strengthening their local admin communities. Executive assistants, office managers, and coordinators from all over embraced the opportunity to collaborate in a safe environment, complete with a bit of OfficeNinjas flair.