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How do I set myself up for success in the first 30 days of my new EA role? What questions should I be asking? How often should I be meeting with my executive? 2-3 times a week or daily morning touch b… more

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For those EAs who are permanently remote, what company do you work for and overall are you okay with your job? Works hours, pay, benefits, PTO

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Do other big 4 have Executive Assistants? KPMG is saying they are doing what other big 4 models are using. Do the partners and MDs do their on admin work?

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How would you go about tackling a new executives insane calendar?

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Vicki Anslyn is a snake. I knew they were doing this again.

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Has anyone negotiated for a higher pay increase after year-end reviews? I’m tired of getting nothing but expected to take on more every year.

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EA Townhall tomorrow at KPMG - thoughts?

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I’ve just about had it with this “career”. Any logical alternatives?

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Where can I find a good resume writer/career coach? Any tips on how to efficiently work with one?

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EAs, what example(s) can you provide for working as a team?

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We are looking for a few great men and women to join our talented EA team. Several locations considered. If you are looking to join a great company with amazing people, competitive salary, benefits an… more

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❤️ Pay it Forward: Drop a piece of advice or wisdom that has really helped you as an Executive Assistant! Help another user and pay it forward 👇

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Are any EA’s receiving annual bonuses? How did you negotiate that?

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I've been an EA for about a decade - I've worked at Start Ups, Post-IPO companies, and Venture Capital Firms. If you are a rockstar EA and looking for a place where people are genuine and kind… more

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BCG is hiring admins! Happy to talk about my experience for anyone interested.

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Top EA horror stories? I could use a laugh - I know we all have one! Early in my career especially

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Hey everyone! I’m a project manager with 7 years of creative/marketing PM experience and would love to transition to administrative/EA roles. Any advice? The skills are transferable. Anyone hiring :)

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I was recently offered a position with a high profile person, with an emphasis on their having a "strong personality" - in the past, this has meant very volatile or otherwise. Have you dealt… more

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Anyone know the salary cap for KPMG EAs at the mastery levwl?

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Job seekers in the Washington DC/Arlington area - there is going to be an EA vacancy supporting two high level attorneys within an in-house financial services firm. I’ll share the job description once… more

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Hi everyone! Does anyone have a good coffee supplier at your office? We rent a fancy machine that breaks constantly and I am at my wit’s end.

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Do you love music, entertainment and/or art? Would you want to work somewhere that gives you freedom to own projects? Come work with me as we build the premiere data services platform for the creator economy here @ Ting.io We already work with artists like Saweetie, Roddy Rich, Meek Mill, and more. If you’re THE EA, hit me up. I cherish hustle, grit tossed with humility and bluntness.

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Any EY EAs having any luck finding new roles in the firm? The new career portal is not very CBS friendly 🤷🏼‍♀️ I wonder how many of us are applying for the very small amount of openings that randoml… more

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What are everyone's offices doing regarding return to work? Hybrid...completely remote? Interested in seeing what firms are doing what, especially with the new rise in cases.

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ZS Boston is looking for a few new members to join the Support Services team - roles are available for Project Assistant(s) and Administrative Assistant

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We are hiring a Senior Administrative Assistant at Baker Tilly US to support tax, audit and consulting professionals primarily in our east region. The job is remote with an expectation to be in office… more

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I work remotely and want to spend more time editing decks which entails printing hardcopies to review. I don’t want to spend $ or printer resources which get expensive to use. How do you manage the co… more

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Any other EY EAs disappointed with our raises? I don't even feel like mine made up for the 1% raise we got in January.

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Interesting tidbit in message from Kelly in our email: “…require us to evolve and better link pay to performance…” Wish that was really the case so hoping it is sincere. Right now, our fantastic feedb… more

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How pbb and raises are determined for EY EAs.

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BCG is hiring! Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, Dallas, Detroit, and more

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Anyone transition from being an Executive Assistant into an HR role? How did you go about it?

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I recently started a new position and just found out that I would be getting a corporate card. This is my first time having a corporate card with any job what do you usually order with a corporate car… more

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Which agencies/companies have gone fully remote for EA’s?

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*Sigh* Thank you

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EA Compensation Can we start a thread to evaluate what the market looks like for comparison? I’ll start: Company type: Big 10 Region: Midwest Support for: 3 partners, 1 MD and 2 National service li… more

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Help! Without giving away too much detail, I’ve been managing a project for months that’s visible to the company. I’ve loved doing it. Have learned a lot, given license to plan a lot of it without muc… more

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Anyone have any stellar recommendations for private plane companies? Looking for a company that does international and domestic travel!

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