The Authentic Assistant

Inspirational Customer Service Quotes

A collection of inspirational customer service quotes

The rollercoaster of customer service. We all deal with it everyday. For those of you working in customer service it really is a challenging profession. Yes, I call it a profession. Some people are amazing and the job is fun and so rewarding. Then there are the negative ones and they can be draining and […]

Why You Should Be Your Own Personal Assistant.

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Just who is the authentic assistant? Well the simple answer to that question is you! Whether you are an entrepreneur, successful or not or even just starting out, working for someone else, managing your family or even your own life.  Who knows you best? You do, of course.  The perfect personal assistant to help you manage […]

What Happens If You Change Something?

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If I change something will it have any effect on my life?  Ah that is a very good question. The thing you should also consider is  “If you don’t change something nothing will change.” You will never know if that one thing you changed has any effect at all on your life if you don’t […]

A Collection of Quotes About Complaining

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If you think complaining quotes are negative, think again. It is very easy to moan about things. It is more difficult to come up with solutions to those problems. Take another look at this collection of quotes about complaining and rethink your outlook on criticizing. Inspirational quotes to motivate you to improve your life. Read […]

How To Complain Without Complaining

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We are all guilty of complaining about things in our everyday life. Some do it more than others. Who doesn’t know of someone in their lives who seems to get a thrill out of criticising something or someone else.  Whining about things is a hobby for some. Others hate having to confront an issue and […]

What Organisational System Are You Using?

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It doesn’t matter what organisational system you are currently using, the important question to ask yourself is, is this method working for me? “Implement whatever organisational system works best for you, but then be sure to review your to-do list at least once a week. Cheryl Barker Don’t be afraid to change the organisation system […]

Self Love Quotes To Inspire You

Self love is not selfish. A collection of self love quotes to inspire you today

What exactly are self love quotes? Are they for the self absorbed people and even the narcissists among us?  No, self love is actually appreciating yourself and supporting your own physical and psychological health. Taking care of your own needs so that you can help and support those around you, whether that is family, friends […]

Things To Do With Empty Notebooks

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Do you have a pile of empty notebooks and don’t know what to do with them? In this digital age where there are apps for almost everything you can imagine life can feel even more overwhelming. Do you need these notepads anymore? You have finally got around to organising your home. Maybe you have cleared out […]

75 Money Quotes to Inspire You or Make You Laugh

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It is so easy to find money quotes and feel overwhelmed by them. Everyone seems to be talking about money. Although we are hearing that more people have less money than ever before. Of course there is also the other side that some people appear to have more money than ever before.  This has always […]

Holiday Packing Made Easy

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Is there a way of making holiday packing easier than it is right now?  What if there was a way of simplifying the process and it is really basic. This can apply to family vacations, business trips, cruises, weekend breaks, camping trips and any kind of travel.  Oh the excitement of thinking about holidays and […]