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
You’re the best. Three little words that when coming from your boss or co-worker, you take with a grain of salt. But when someone outside of the office raves about your awesomeness, that praise really gets you in your happy place. Since team members sometimes do pay compliments you deserve, you’re probably aware of how magnificent…Read more
Picture this: your desk is spotless, organized, and the very definition of pristine. Clear spaces equal clear minds—but when you step into your boss’s office, there’s nothing but disarray and clutter. Even worse, it’s displayed for all the company to see.
I’ll never forget the day I returned from vacation to see a sign taped to a cupboard door. “Open at your own risk,” it read. As a Ninja, I left no door unopened. So with one swift tug, an avalanche of envelopes whacked me in the head—and I suddenly discovered where my co-workers had been…Read more
Oh, goody—a question we can really sink our teeth into! Organizing training programs can be like trying to convince yourself to schedule that overdue dentist appointment—it’s important for the overall health of your pearly-whites, but the thought of drills and picks dancing around your mouth makes you put it off. Similarly, successfully gathering employees for anti-harassment training, then actually creating an effective session is daunting, but necessary.
Here’s what we know: all Office Ninjas kick ass on a daily basis. You solve logistical nightmares, organize chaos, keep budgets in check, and restore order and happiness during the most trying days at the office. You wear a million hats and look good in all of them. Ninjas don’t just perform well under pressure,…Read more
When it comes to work, happiness and productivity go hand in hand. Without one, you hardly have the other. So it’s no surprise that office admins around the world are always on the hunt for ways to boost productivity and happiness for themselves and entire teams. However, it’s also challenging to reload your own idea…Read more
It’s true that Admingling started as a pregame. Back in mid-2015, we hosted mini gatherings to psych Ninjas up for OfficeNinjasIRL—but these intimate events gained traction fast and took on a life of their own. After creating a model to scale and mentoring a few early volunteers, we realized we had carved out a core…Read more
It’s that time of year again, Ninjas. We’ll give you a minute to collect your various schedules, calendars, and to-do lists, because we’re ready to share the deets on Admin Bash 2017!
We’re onto you, Ninja.
The organizing, the systems building, the scheduling, the putting out of fires, and boosting of company morale—you make it all look easy, but we know what it takes to be a true Office Ninja.
For 51 weeks out of the year we’ll go ahead and let everyone believe that workplace efficiency just sort of happens under your watch. But this April, prepare to have your cover blown. That’s right, it’s…