Personal Development
Issue: June / July 2024

5 Things You Can Do to Boost Your Confidence

By - May 25, 2024

Use Lindsay Taylor’s tips to raise your confidence when you need a boost
Career Development
Issue: February / March 2023

Four Ways to Become More Confident

By - January 25, 2023

What can you do to build your confidence and develop the career you deserve? asks Diana Robertson
Confidence Takes Practice
Personal Development
Issue: August/September 2022

Confidence Takes Practice

By - July 25, 2022

Confidence is like a muscle; the more you use it, the stronger it gets, explains Michelle Bowditch
Personal Development
Issue: September / October 2019

Beware of Those Big Bravery Killers!

By - September 25, 2019

Sometimes instead of waiting to feel confident, you can simply choose to be brave explains Carol Schulte
Personal Development
Issue: January / February 2019

Self-Esteem

By - January 25, 2019

Catherine Middleton explores self-esteem and confidence
Personal Development
Issue: January / February 2019

Building the Habit of Confidence as an Assistant

By - January 25, 2019

Lucy Chamberlain looks at tangible ways to change the stories you tell yourself
Personal Development
Issue: November / December 2018

Self-confidence versus self-doubt

By - November 26, 2018

Jason Liem explains how to fortify your self confidence and weaken your self-doubt
Personal Development
Issue: May / June 2018

Confidence is Key

By - May 25, 2018

Stretch, fly and create confidence in those around you says Anel Martin
Leadership
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
Health & Wellbeing
Issue: July / August 2017

The Easiest Way to Energise Your Life

By - July 27, 2017

Lauren Parsons shares time-saving ways to energise your life, whilst making you more productive and effective in your role
Personal Development
Issue: September / October 2016

10 Ways to Boost Your Confidence

By - September 26, 2016

Marsha Egan details ten thought triggers that can take your self-confidence to the next level
Personal Development
Issue: January / February 2016

Personal Commitments to Support Confidence and Self-belief

By - January 25, 2016

If you want to go far don’t bury your ideas and achievements, says Adam Fidler In many of my training sessions I often ask the delegates, who are office professionals such as EAs and Secretaries, “What’s the difference between a manager and an EA”. As you can imagine, there are a variety of responses. But,... Read more »
Leadership
Issue: January / February 2016

Three Tips for Tactfully Demonstrating Authority

By - January 25, 2016

Sandy Geroux’s top tips for demonstrating authority So, you’ve been asked to perform the duties of a leader. Of course you have! You’re an Executive Admin and leadership comes with the job. But it’s unofficial and untitled, so you don’t always have the rank to assist you with the responsibilities. This is actually not a... Read more »
Communication
Issue: March / April 2015

Pushing Back, Appropriately and Diplomatically

By - March 25, 2015

Adam Fidler explains how to say “no” (without actually saying it!) Do you ever say “no” to your boss? Do you ever push back and tell your boss that you’re too busy? These questions might alarm you – but I am being serious. They are the questions I ask, deliberately, to the delegates on my... Read more »
Processes & Procedures
Issue: May / June 2014

No – Not as Bad as It Sounds

By - May 25, 2014

No! A simple two-letter word which can often be one of the hardest to say when it comes to our careers explains Claire Lister
Communication
Issue: May / June 2014

Assertiveness

By - May 25, 2014

Being assertive means showing emotional intelligence explains Heather Baker