The Most Stressful Life Events and How a Personal Assistant Can Help

As a business owner and mother of two, I’ve experienced my fair share of stressful events. Acknowledging this stress – as well as the lack of resources available to truly help manage it – led me to start Pepper’s Personal Assistants ...

Managing Employees Remotely During the Pandemic

Many great business leaders share a common belief: Employees are the main contributor to an organization’s success. These leaders know that when they hire great people and treat them well, these employees will provide clients with an ...

How to Delegate When You’re Used to Doing it All Yourself

As people grow in their careers, they learn how to delegate. It’s not possible to be a successful manager if you do everything yourself. Great leaders teach others and help them build competencies in key areas. In doing so, these ...

What’s Your Time Worth?

Years ago, a friend of mine was trying to justify hiring a housecleaning service. Anna struggled because she thought she “should” do the work herself. After all, her home was small and many of her friends had no problem keeping their ...

Decision Paralysis: Why it Happens and How You Can Overcome It

One of my newer clients, Leslie*, reached out to me after realizing she had problems getting things done at home. The biggest obstacle was not one single project, but rather the inability to make any headway on her to-do list. Leslie ...

Our Advice to Parents on Managing Remote Learning

The first day of school has come and gone, and it looks very different for students and parents. In the Seattle area, we have shifted to remote learning for the foreseeable future. Working parents are trying to tackle all of the ...

A Month for Moms Giveaway

    EDIT: Thank you to all who entered our Month for Moms giveaway! We were able to choose 3 winners who each received 5 hours of help from Pepper’s Personal Assistants. This giveaway is now closed, we appreciate your ...

5 Local Last Minute Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Well, 2020 has been a year for the books! With the stay at home order, working from home, and having the kids at home, most of us haven’t had a chance to get out  to buy a Mother’s Day gift for the moms in our lives. That is why ...

Healthcare Staff – How Can We Help?

Pepper’s Personal Assistants wants to do what we can to help healthcare staff in Seattle and the Eastside area during this challenging time by volunteering 2 hours of support. Our mission is to make your life a little easier. If you ...