Editor's Letters
Issue: January / February 2017

The Power of Association

By - January 25, 2017

On 1 February, one of the oldest Associations for Assistants in the world, EUMA (European Management Assistants) changes its name and brand to IMA (International Management Assistants). And this year, the IAAP (c) celebrates 75 years.
Issue: January / February 2017

PROFILE – Julia Schmidt

By - January 25, 2017

Julia Schmidt is an award-winning Executive Assistant with over 20 years of experience working in different industries
Issue: January / February 2015

PROFILE – Else-Britt Lundgren

By - January 25, 2015

Else-Britt is the Chairman of EUMA, Europe Can we start with a little background information? Where are you from? What is your background? I was born in Stockholm the capital of Sweden. I am the oldest of three siblings. For 25 years I have lived in Solna which is a town close to Stockholm. I am... Read more »
Issue: July / August 2013

PROFILE – Gloria Gratacos

By - July 23, 2013

Gloria Gratacos is the National Chairman of EUMA Spain Can we start with a little background information? Where are you from? I was born in Barcelona where I have been living and working almost my full life, except for one year (1990-1991) when I moved to Edinburgh (Scotland) to improve my English studies. I am... Read more »
Issue: September / October 2012

PROFILE – Maria Lazarou

By - September 25, 2012

Maria Lazarou is the European Chairman for EUMA Can we start with a little background information? Where are you from? What is your background?  I live and work in Nicosia, Cyprus. I had always dreamed of visiting the Big Apple, so studying in the US and particularly the New York area was my first choice. At... Read more »
Issue: July / August 2012

PROFILE – Sue France

By - July 25, 2012

Sue France is an internationally renowned motivational speaker, coach and trainer, and the author of the successful best-selling worldwide book, The Definitive Personal Assistant & Secretarial Handbook.
Issue: March / April 2012

PROFILE – Eleni Rizikianou and Gina Theofilidou

By - March 25, 2012

Two years ago, EUMA Greece was awarded the responsibility of hosting EUMA’s Spring Training Day this April. Who could have foreseen at that time, the economic turmoil that the county would find itself in? Executive Secretary spoke to Eleni Rizikianou, EUMA’s National Public Relations Officer, and Gina Theofilidou, National Chairman EUMA Greece, about how their... Read more »
Issue: May / June 2011

PROFILE – Sonia Vanular, Founder of EUMA at 90

By - May 25, 2011

Sonia Vanular, the irrepressible Founder of EUMA, will be 90 years old this Summer. In April, I was lucky enough to meet Sonia at EUMA’s Spring Council and Training Day in Luxembourg and she agreed to share some of her thoughts and insights. Sonia – tell us a bit about your background I was originally... Read more »