Career Development
Issue: March / April 2019

How to Handle Change in the Workplace

By - March 25, 2019

As Claire Lister gets ready to depart Pitman Training, she shares her top tips on handling change in the workplace
Health & Wellbeing
Issue: January / February 2019

How to Combat Loneliness in an Isolated Position

By - January 25, 2019

Claire Lister shares her top pieces of advice for those times you’re feeling lonely
Career Development
Issue: November / December 2018

A Jack of All Trades?

By - November 26, 2018

Claire Lister champions the role of the generalist
Personal Development
Issue: September / October 2018

Developing Self-Discipline

By - September 25, 2018

Claire Lister looks at ways to implement positive self-discipline in the workplace
Career Development
Issue: July / August 2018

Working towards a Promotion

By - July 25, 2018

Lead by example and carry yourself with honesty and integrity says Claire Lister
Issue: May / June 2018

Moving into Management

By - May 25, 2018

Have confidence in your abilities and be creative in your ideas to develop the business explains Claire Lister
Career Development
Issue: March / April 2018

For Argument’s Sake – Why playing devil’s advocate could help your career

By - March 25, 2018

Acting as the challenger demonstrates that you have the company’s best interests at heart explains Claire Lister
Career Development
Issue: November / December 2017

I feel the need, the need for speed

By - November 25, 2017

Technology is not always the answer to increased productivity says Claire Lister
Issue: September / October 2017

Cracking that Hard Exterior

By - September 25, 2017

Improving your complex soft skills can help you navigate difficult or challenging situations explains Claire Lister
Issue: July / August 2017

Making an Impresssion in Half a Second

By - July 27, 2017

Will qualifications or qualities give you the wow factor? asks Claire Lister
Career Development
Issue: May / June 2017

Getting Real…Why it’s time to go organic

By - May 25, 2017

Does your marketing provide the natural interaction that customers crave? asks Claire Lister
Health & Wellbeing
Issue: March / April 2017

Creating Space for Reflection

By - March 24, 2017

Are you Ladybird’s Leanne? asks Claire Lister
Personal Development
Issue: January / February 2017

Juggling the Demands of Work and Home

By - January 25, 2017

With a little help you can achieve all the things you want to do says Claire Lister
Career Development
Issue: November / December 2016

Executive Assistants: The Next Generation

By - November 25, 2016

Stereotypes of the profession still exist says Claire Lister; so how can we encourage the next generation?
Career Development
Issue: July / August 2016

Assistant meets Publicist

By - July 25, 2016

Claire Lister explains why you need to enhance your creative thinking and marketing skills
Issue: May / June 2016

The Holy Grail of the Assistant Role – Business Communication

By - May 25, 2016

The role of an assistant has fascinated me for years. I am in awe of people in this role, and hugely appreciative of my own team. I have recently been musing on what it all entails, and have concluded being an assistant is very much like being a priest! Here I’m talking about your role... Read more »