the Positive PA
The Story of the Positive PA
I am Ann-Marie Brennand, Personal Assistant and author of the Positive PA. I created this blog to share, what I hope, will be useful nuggets of information and insights for other PAs and EAs. In 2016 I accidentally fell into being a PA, but I think that is how most people become PAs. I soon realised that this was a brilliant role to have within an organisation because, let's face it, us PA/EAs are the 'beating heart' of an organisation. We get front line exposure to the business operations and by supporting our Executives can have a direct impact on business performance. We wear many hats from events managers, culture creators, first hand IT support, miracle makers to strategic partners, minute takers, considerate calendar coordinators, wellbeing supporters, meeting enablers and action implementors. With all of these roles within our responsibility, we are the central cog of our teams, departments and organisations that keeps things moving.
I hope you enjoy reading my blogs and find them useful.