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I Am An Executive Assistant

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    How Did This Happen, And Who Can I Have Coffee With

    so I move to San Francisco with my boyfriend 9 months ago, leaving my job, and hoping for a new beginning at a small SF start up. I get my break from a really awesome guy who help found a start up that really is doing something totally new. He needs a part-time assistant with...
    blessedcupcake blessedcupcake 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 5, 2012

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    To a Ceo

    That's my life now, executive assistant to the CEO.  My boss is a really good guy.  He told just about everyone in the company that if they needed help with anything to come to me.  I don't really mind helping a lot of people but some of the things his son "...
    worriedforbro worriedforbro 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 9, 2007

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    Hi

    i am an MBA HR , was working as an HR but Joined as EA to a architectural company , could any one help me out with the Roles and Responsibilities i should carry, i am moreover as HR need to act as EA.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 23, 2011

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    Screwed Up At Work...what To Do?

    Guys I need your advice...I'm EA to the CEO and SVP of a technology firm. Last week my bosses participated in a client golf tournament.  I worked with the assistants from the hosting client company in the behind the scenes; mainly registration for our team and submission of...
    JadeHummingbyrd JadeHummingbyrd 26-30 1 Response Jun 29, 2010

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    Help

    I don't have enough to do. I don't like sitting at a desk getting paid for no reason all day. I make sure to do only BUSINESS between 9-12 pm... but I mean researching tech stuff (we are a tech company) gets boring. I NEED ACTION! Do I just need a new job? I've...
    alwaysbored alwaysbored 22-25 3 Responses Sep 16, 2009

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    Executive World

    I am an Executive Assistant and love supporting top executives in a company.  I am interested in joining a local or state group in NC for Executive Assistants to network and develop new professional and business friends. Would like to hear from you, especially those...
    SHays SHays 56-60 Jan 28, 2009

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    Another Day...

    Just another day in my crazy life as an Executive Assistant.  This is my second year assisting the owner of 3 different companies.  It is a tough job! I take care of everything from the house, the summer house, winter house, to meetings, travel, to executive...
    cricket27 cricket27 26-30 7 Responses Apr 1, 2008

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    Devil Boss

    i am an personal assistant to a man who is a icon in public. this man is the most impatient, rude, proud man i have ever worked in my 25 years.my boss will scream and shout at me for no reason or just because he is in a bad mood or his wife makes him angry. my boss even shout at...
    pa2devil pa2devil 36-40 4 Responses Apr 1, 2011

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    I Need Help Finding A Job!

    Hi All,I need help finding a job as a personal assistant/executive assistant. I have been hunting for a posistion like this but I have yet to hear back from anyone. I have over 4 years of experience and a BS, I also have all the characteristics needed for the position. It seems...
    nikduah nikduah 26-30 Jul 31, 2011

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    Blog For Assistants

    I am an Assistant as well, and having been constantly asked, 'How do you do it?" by people who were interested in exactly WHAT an EA does, I decided it was time to develope a place for all the EA's to hang their heels, and here it is: www.TheAssistantsLoft.com - enjoy!
    theassistantsloft theassistantsloft 22-25 Jul 19, 2010

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    Executive Assistant

    Hi all,I am working for probably the most richest man in the world.  I am embarrassed to tell you all my salary with no perks; i have done 75-80 hours of overtime with no overtime pay and no bonus; don't get me wrong; he is a very nice guy and he states longevity is the key...
    jjslingo jjslingo 46-50, F 4 Responses Jan 14, 2010

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    I Need To Do An Essay For My Secretarial School ... Would You Help Me?

    Dear Assistants, I will be graduating soon from Secretarial School and I need your help.  I am doing an research about “Interpersonal Communication of Secretaries in Different Cultures”.   Could you please fill out the survey and return...
    gomesmanuella gomesmanuella 22-25 Oct 18, 2010

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    Ft For Executive Assistant At Wayne Nj

    Folks, Someone looking for a job at wayne NJ as Executive assistant who can do regular assistant and administrative task along with exp on setting up video conferncing and things contact me at msmith@technodyne.com for a 3 months contract to hire opportunity. Regards Mike
    msmithtechy msmithtechy 22-25 1 Response Aug 13, 2010

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