Tips from Hollywood A-List Assistants

Being a Personal Assistant is a rewarding and challenging career offering individuals the opportunity to work with some of the most successful and inspiring people out there, but like any other job, it comes with a unique set of challenges

The Weight of the Estate

Estate Managers, also called Majordomos or Director of Properties, manage the estates of wealthy families or individuals. Estate Management positions are some of the most highly sought after positions for Household Managers in the industry.

A Diamond Among Us

If your staff are not learning, they’re standing still and looking for other jobs. On-site training is by far the most efficient and cost-effective way of training household staff.

marc + mark – Teaching Nannies to Cook

One of the most exciting new discoveries resulting from the launch of our Estate Management Network was being introduced to Chef Marc Leandro. He and his partner Mark Boquist make up marc+mark, a Private Chef company that specializes in teaching Nannies how to cook. The Signature Nanny Consultation is $2500 and incorporates a five stage program: […]

Finding a Private Service Position

Excerpt from the book, Insider’s Guide to Household Staffing, 2ed. Private Staffing Secrets They DO Want You to Know. When considering a career change, starting out in the domestic field, or finding your next position as a seasoned service pro, there are a few very important considerations. The first and most important is “Why do […]

The New Global Assistant

What is a Virtual Assistant (VA)? In short(ish), a Virtual Assistantis generally an experienced self-employed administrative professional. A VA is a replacement for an in-office assistant/permanent executive administrator. A VA works off site from your premises as an independent contractor, usually working remotely from a home based office. They generally provide technical, creative and of […]

An Exclusive Security Agent for Your Protection

The best Executive Protection Agents are those who devote their time to maintaining proficiency in marksmanship, medical knowledge, martial arts and are constantly aware of what is going on around them.