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Is Social Media Making Us Unsociable?

Social Media is all about being sociable; getting to know people better, finding out more about other businesses. BUT, is social media making you UNSOCIABLE?

Take me for example.  I don’t ‘do’ social media much during the day because I’m working and need to spend my time on my clients’ work, otherwise I don’t earn any […]

Was 2012 a good year or a bad year?

So, have you had time to reflect?  Was 2012 a good year or a bad year?

I know 2012 seems like a dim and distant past but for many people, this is the first week back to work after the festivities.  Be honest, was 2012 everything you hoped it would be?  Did you achieve everything you […]

I’m rubbish at diary management!

“I’m rubbish at diary management”.  That’s what my prospects tell me when we meet up for a chat to discuss their admin headaches.

Well, lucky for them, I’m very good at diary management. I’m not being big-headed, I can say it because that’s what my clients tell me after we’ve been working together for a […]

The Admin Doctor Gets A Facelift!

I made a decision a little while ago to have my website redesigned; I felt it was time The Admin Doctor had a facelift!  I knew of a few designers who I’d met through networking so arranged to meet up for a chat to discuss ideas, etc.  There were many aspects to consider but […]

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Keep Swimming!

Saturday was a very proud moment for us.  When Elize asked to take part in Swimathon 2012 I wasn’t sure about it but once we’d signed up, we were really looking forward to the challenge.

As the time to actually take part got closer, Elize started to have second thoughts and I was beginning to worry that […]

Crack open the Champagne!

Yes indeed, cake and champagne all round!  Why?

Well, The Admin Doctor is 5 years old today!  I really can’t believe where the time has gone, it really has flown by.  A lot has changed since I opened my doors on the 1st May 2007 and I’ve loved every minute of it.  Mind you, it […]

Mistakes Happen

At home, we refer to them as accidents.  In the business world, we refer to them as mistakes.  At the end of the day, we are all human and sometimes mistakes happen.  But it’s what you do about that mistake that makes all the difference.We recently had new flooring put into our bathroom and ensuite at […]

The Swimathon Weekend is upon us

Well, weve got one more sleep to go before our big 5k Swimathon team challenge.  No more training allowed to make sure our bodies are fresh for tomorrow, so we’ve done all we can.I’m preparing a pasta meal tonight to give our bodies the right fuel for the challenge.  I think it will be beans […]

Four more sleeps to the Swimathon Weekend

Well, we’re in the final stages of training in preparation for our Swimathon 5k Team Challenge on Saturday 28th April at Dunston Swimming Pool.  We’ve received some advice from the Swimathon organisers on what foods to eat prior to the event and also about taking on the right amount of fluids before and after.We are […]

Outstanding VA Reaches Finalist Position in UK’s Industry Awards

PRESS RELEASEAngela Dawson, The Admin Doctor, reached the finalist position in the search for the UK’s Outstanding Virtual Assistant of 2012 (over 2.5 years in business category). This is the only national awards scheme of its kind for VAs in the UK and Europe and Angela Dawson of The Admin Doctor, Blyth, Northumberland, UK wass one […]