The FYXER Framework: giving you a perfect week, every week

Posted by Archie on Oct 19, 2018 12:39:02 PM

What would your perfect working week look like? Meetings exclusively with potential new clients? No unnecessary sales calls? Two hours free each day when you’re at your most productive? Perhaps, you’d like some time off to exercise in the afternoon or work one day out of the office. Have no external breakfasts and a maximum of two client lunches. In by 8 a.m. every morning, back by 8 p.m. every evening.

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Co-Fyxers, the ultimate flexible Executive Assistant role

Posted by Holly on Oct 12, 2018 12:39:56 PM

Approaching the end of 2017, I knew it would soon be time to leave my 11-month-old daughter at nursery and head back into the ‘professional world’. No more days at the park, baby sensory classes, catching up with other baby mamas for lunch, or just having cuddles with my tiny pal on the sofa. However, I also knew I wasn’t ready to leave her and more importantly, she wasn’t ready either.

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Topics: FYXER, remote assistant, Executive Assistants, Work, Remote Working, Personal Assistant, Virtual Assistants, PA

5 Reasons Why You Should Outsource Executive Assistance (and 3 Reasons You Shouldn't)

Posted by Archie on Sep 29, 2018 1:09:20 PM

What is an Executive Assistant?

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Topics: Executive Assistants, Outsourcing

Stress-free holidays with FYXER

Posted by Sarah on Aug 8, 2018 1:22:26 PM

Going on holiday as an Executive Assistant, is it more stress than it's worth? Not with FYXER…

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Topics: remote assistant, FYXER, holiday cover, worklife, Remote Working, Virtual Assistants, Personal Assistant, Executive Assistants

What do Executive Assistants and professional basketball players have in common?

Posted by Helen on Jul 25, 2018 10:41:31 AM

WorkLife with Adam Grant is one of my favourite podcasts. Each episode takes a look at an unconventional workplace, such as the International Space Station or the set of a TV show, and explores the different methods and techniques used to make that workplace thrive.

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Topics: FYXER, remote assistant, Executive Assistants, Virtual Assistants, PA, Personal Assistant, Remote Working, adam grant, worklife

NORFOLKING WAY

Posted by Sarah on Jul 16, 2018 4:05:15 AM

Fast-paced job in a slow-paced setting - how swapping London for Norfolk was the best move I’ve ever made.

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Topics: FYXER, Remote Working, PA, Executive Assistants, Virtual Assistants, remote assistant

How joining FYXER changed my life

Posted by Helen on Jun 8, 2018 8:33:37 AM

It’s hard to believe the difference it has made, but quitting my office-based PA role and becoming a Fyxer has transformed my life”

- Helen, FYXER

 

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Topics: FYXER, Co-work, Personal Assistant, Remote Working, PA, Executive Assistants, Virtual Assistants

Why I am building an Executive Assistant Community

Posted by Helen on Mar 18, 2018 10:34:36 PM

Each year, I make a host of New Year’s resolutions. Each year, I swear I will stick to them. Each year, most have folded by Easter. 

That’s why, this year, I decided not to make a short-lived resolution, but instead give myself a mission for the whole year. Something I felt passionate about. Something I could grow with each passing month.

I decided to build a community for Executive Assistants.

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Topics: FYXER, remote assistant, Personal Assistant, PA, Executive Assistants, Virtual Assistants

International Women’s Day: every business can make a difference

Posted by Archie on Mar 8, 2018 9:58:40 AM

2018 is a bitter-sweet year when it comes to gender equality in the UK. On the one hand, it marks the centenary since women (over the age 30) were granted the right to vote for the first time. On the other, it is a reminder that, despite 100 years of progress, there is still a long way to go achieve gender parity.

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Topics: FYXER, remote assistant, Personal Assistant, Virtual Assistants, Executive Assistants, PA, Remote Working, international women's day

How virtual assistants have revolutionised maternity cover

Posted by Archie on Jan 17, 2018 6:53:32 PM

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Maternity leave affects every business in every industry and planning for maternity cover is essential. Up until recently, there had been four principal options: redistribution of work to other team members; ‘acting up’ of an existing employee to cover the requirements; hiring a temporary replacement for a fixed-term or suspending the work of that role.

Now, there is a fifth, which comes without the baggage of the other four. One that has revolutionised the maternity cover market for both executives and team members: virtual assistants.

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Topics: FYXER, communication, Remote Working, Executive Assistants, PA, Personal Assistant, Virtual Assistants, remote assistant, maternity cover