Executive Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Executive Assistant in Memphis:
"How In Depth the position really was in daily Operations."
Stay Focused and true to yourself. Integrity is a quality that will never go unnoticed.

Executive Assistant in San Diego:
Foster the relationship with your executive and become a partner with them.

Executive Assistant in Englewood:
"Nothing."
Pay attention to details, communication, follow-up.

Executive Assistant in Winston-Salem:
"I have worked for the same executive for 20 years."
Review your work. Get to know your executive's associates and friends. Be available when needed. Become knowledgeable on things important to him/her.

Executive Assistant in Chicago:
"Peomises."
Make sure what is promised happens; e.g. Salary and duties.

Executive Assistant in Chicago:
"Make sure the job is offering:benefits/bonuses/incentatives."
Don't be afraid of your boss, say what you mean and mean what you say.

Executive Assistant in Rutland:
Keep prioritizing, keep smiling, stay positive, 1 day at a time.