Which are your favorite icebreakers for work? What are your least favorite icebreakers that you’ve had to ponder in a meeting?
Advice on Being a Boss
Getting to the C-suite isn't always as easy as it seems -- being a boss can be trying in new and challenging ways. Whether you need some help getting to be a boss, or now you're a boss and need advice on things like delegating and managing subordinates -- we've got you covered.
What are the best tips for stylish power dressing for women in the C-suite? How do the most powerful women you know dress for work?
How do you dress when you want to look like you’re in charge?
What do you do to feel more authoritative — intentionally or not? What traits do you think make someone seem authoritative in gene
What are your best tips for interviewing at high level jobs, readers?
How have things changed with your administrative support over the past year? If you have an administrative assistant, what will you get them for next week’s holiday?
Readers, what are your best delegating tips — what tasks are you delegating right now, and what tools (and services) are you using?
How are you supporting or being supported by your boss while working from home? Is your boss helping or hurting the current craziness?
Wondering what the best secretary gifts are? These are our favorites!
Hunting for the best resources for new managers? Whether you’ve been recently promoted to management status or are hoping to get to a supervisor level in the near future, there are many good resources for new managers that are worth checking out, including blogs, videos, books, and podcasts. We’ve rounded up some of our favorites … Read More about The Best Resources for New Managers
Happy Administrative Professionals’ Day! What are you getting for your administrative professional today? In the past we’ve taken polls about the best administrative professionals’ day gifts like cash, flowers, and gifts like jewelry — and we’ve shared stories of our amazing assistants, as well as talked about what’s the best things we’ve delegated to him … Read More about Administrative Professionals’ Day – Open Thread
What are your best tips for a new mid-level manager for how to delegate to subordinates, readers? We’ve had a lot of conversations about how to be a boss, whether you should aim to be liked or respected as a boss, how to delegate work to your assistant, and we’ve also rounded up general reading … Read More about How to Delegate to Subordinates