Go big or go home—that’s the saying, right? We’re not huge on cheesy adages, but we do believe in going big when it comes to Admin Week 2017’s Flash Raffle Giveaways. And that’s exactly why we’ve teamed up with some admazing partners to shower you with 15 prizes worth over $10,000 in a single week!…Read more
Imagine you start a new office management job in July but don’t hear about your performance until there’s snow on the ground. This is the norm in many companies that use a system of formalized annual reviews, which often consist of sitting down with your boss to discuss what went well and what didn’t. While…Read more
Flappers, Prohibition, Speakeasies, the New Deal—all of these are synonymous with the Roaring ’20s and the subsequent Great Depression in the ’30s. But there’s one product from the period that doesn’t get nearly as much recognition—the emergence of teams. That’s right; the origins of the team can be traced back to the late ’20s with…Read more
#NinjaStyle—it’s a thing. We’re a smart, snappy, good vibes kinda tribe, and we like to look the part. But certain occasions call for specific fashion choices. After all, Carrie Bradshaw didn’t have just one pair of Manolos, did she?
You’re right. There’s nothing worse than feeling like you don’t have the stamina to keep up with a new team—and, left unchecked, the stress could impact different areas of your work as well. But in your situation, there’s a bit of silver lining.
It’s tempting to compare scheduling a board meeting to herding cats, but cats only have a few things going on: eating, sleeping, and chasing the occasional ball of yarn. Board members have meetings, deadlines, product launches, conferences, work travel … not to mention families, vacations, and personal obligations.
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in May 2016. “Send me an email.” Four words that seem innocent enough but can often result in an overflowing inbox (with more unread emails than you’d like to admit). With the average inbox receiving 88 business messages per day, is it any surprise that we stop reading and start ignoring?…Read more
Raise your hand if you’re among the more than 32 percent of Americans who chose better health as a resolution this year. Though they’re common, health goals are some of the hardest to reach. In a world where Netflix marathons are more appealing than actual marathons, it’s easy to opt for convenience over long-term benefits.
Colleagues can be the blessing or the bane of work life. Sometimes you find your best buddies sitting nearby, making life in the office a breeze and enhancing your social life outside of work, too. But like family, you can’t choose your team (unless you’re the boss!)—and sometimes you’re stuck with duds or difficult co-workers.…Read more
OfficeNinjas All-Star Award nominations are literally coming in by the hundreds, and we’re just scratching the surface! We know there are thousands of stand-out Ninjas all over the world making offices efficient, productive, and happy places to work. Help us find them so they can be properly recognized for their administrative badassery! We’re not afraid…Read more