Dragons Lair

How to handle sensitive documents.

Sat, 08 Jun 2019, 10:05

The handling of sensitive information, if you don’t have an HR department is something that can be securely outsourced to a virtual assistant.

How you doin'?

Fri, 31 May 2019, 08:38

To do lists are a great tool if you use them properly. Writing things down to focus your mind and perhaps work out the best order to accomplish what you need to do is very useful. Writing things down and then forgetting all about it because it’s on a list doesn’t really accomplish anything. It’s helpful then if someone else is holding you accountable for what happens on your list.

What do I do?

Thu, 16 May 2019, 19:01

I keep getting asked what I can do? The simple answer is always what do you want me to do?

Networking the ultimate adrenalin rush

Sat, 11 May 2019, 19:41

I have put myself through all kinds of torture in the name of building my business, walking into roomfuls of total strangers and finding someone who looks ‘nice’ to say hello to. Speaking at training events, I even attended an Athena meeting once, where I had to give a two minute introduction, I thought I would be sick!I have tried ladies only networking groups and mixed networking groups, I understand the reasons behind the ladies only meetings, but actually I don’t mind.

What Am I

Sat, 11 May 2019, 19:34

Her thought was that assistant was a demeaning sort of title, suggesting that I ranked lower than she. My response was that it truly depends on how you define the assistant. Certainly the old days of taking dictation, doing the filing and making the coffee, the assistant would have been considered to rank lower than the boss, and certainly in a hierarchical type organisation, everyone ranks below someone, except the shareholders.