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

A PA’s Big Night

February 2015. A Monday. I started my new job as a celebrity personal assistant. I had landed my dream job. I was in the exact position I pined for for years. Within four days, my celebrity boss and I were on a plane to L.A. for the biggest weekend of Hollywood’s year: The Oscars! Talk […]

Working the Red Carpet

Working a red carpet is really chaotic. People are screaming at your boss, flashbulbs are blinding and usually, there are special garment considerations for Hollywood’s leading ladies. In the midst of this, s/he’s supposed to smile, greet reporters by name, chit chat a bit like it’s a casual run-in at the Ivy and appear to […]

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 […]