LWIT FB podcast - ep 74

074: How to Effectively Use an Assistant as a Busy Executive

I have something really important that you need to hear – at some point in your career, you are going to need an assistant to be exceptional at what you do (it’s true, my love!)

So, let’s talk about how to effectively use an assistant as a busy executive!

In today’s episode, I share how to identify what to outsource to an assistant, some general rules to follow when you’re getting serious about hiring one, and why an executive assistant will be a game-changer in your career!

Ready to hire an assistant and spend more time in your zone of genius? 

Let’s go to the show!

I dive into:

  • What effectively using an assistant looks like (and why you need one!)
  • Some general rules to follow when hiring an assistant
  • A surprising fact you need to know if you cram your schedule full of tasks and work more than 40 hours a week!
  • How to identify what should be outsourced to an assistant 
  • Why you should STOP putting off your creative work until the end of the day
  • Some of the MOST COMMON things you can outsource that will free you up to do the fun, creative work you love!
  • The MOST IMPORTANT thing your assistant controls
  • And more!

Show Notes

If you are ready to uplevel your career, and get a boost (and a salary bump) by shortcutting your way to success, find out more about Toni’s Coaching at:


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Catch the show notes, and more details about today’s episode here: https://tonicollis.com/episode74 

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