Resources for Assistants

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3 Assistants Explain What It Takes to Be a “Chief” Executive Assistant

Real assistants share how to put yourself in your leader's shoes to provide the best support


How to Support a High-Profile Leader: Tips from Ann Hiatt, Peggy Grande, and Donata Boston

Expert EAs discuss how they support the world's biggest business leaders


3 Tips for Strategic Executive Assistant One-on-Ones

Strategies for leading thoughtful 1:1 meetings with your Executive


Professional Development for Executive Assistants: Goals, Tools, & Best Practices

Invest in your growth by making a professional development plan


Go-to Guide: How to be a Virtual Assistant & Top Tools Used

Tips, tools, and everything you need to know to be a GREAT virtual assistant.


Going Remote: 5 Tips for Executive Assistants

We've got 5 helpful tips for going remote as an executive assistant!


EA Toolbox: Managing Time Zones

If you have to manage multiple time zones, having the right tips and tools in place will make scheduling a non-issue.


Password Management Through LastPass

Password management systems like LastPass create, collect, and keep track of passwords for you, while also protecting all your vital information.


EA Toolbox: Screen Sharing Software

In today’s digital world, you likely work with many people who are not in the same physical location as you. Screen sharing software helps to bridge the gap by allowing you to share your work with others in real-time.


EA Toolbox: Reliable Transportation for Your Executive

Looking for a car service that is reliable and safe? Look no further than Blacklane. The global chauffeur service offers many benefits that are not available through competitors like Uber and Lyft.

5 Event Management Tools

5 Event Management Tools That Will Save Your Sanity

Base has rounded up our top five choices for event management tools that can help you save time - and keep your sanity!

Text Expanders

EA Toolbox: Text Expanders

Managing email is a huge part of every Executive Assistant’s work day. Adding a text expander to your toolbox can help you manage email effectively.


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