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How to Avoid Burnout as a Stay-at-Home Parent

Anyone who has done it knows that being a stay-at-home parent isn’t easy. Caring for children and managing a household is a full-time job in...
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Tips to Get Organized This Spring

This year’s icy Seattle winter will soon begin to thaw, which means locals will soon emerge from their indoor sanctuaries and into the sun. As...
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How to Decide Which Personal Tasks to Outsource

Through the years as personal assistants, we’ve learned a thing or two about the types of tasks clients tend to need help with most often....
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How Life Stressors Affect Work Productivity (and How to Achieve Work-Life Balance)

In a survey conducted by Harvard Business School, 94% of respondents reported working more than 50 hours per week -- and with so many professionals...
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Why There Is No Shame in Asking for Help

Where men have been historically stereotyped as headstrong providers (who, for instance, refuse to ask for directions on the road), women have been pigeonholed as...
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15-Minute Habits That Add Balance to Your Busy Day

With all the apps, automated services, and other high-tech tools, we demand more and more of ourselves. Life can end up feeling overwhelming. We’re left...
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This Mother’s Day, Give Mom the Gift of Free Time

Being a mom is a full-time job in itself. When you tack on a career and a million personal responsibilities, moms have sure got a...
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5 Ways to Make Your Life More Efficient

We all want to make the most of every day. By taking a few steps to optimize your personal efficiency, it is possible to achieve...
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5 Local Weekend Trips to Take While Your Personal Assistant Holds Down the Fort

As the dreary winter months seem to drag on, you may find yourself dreaming of taking a break, even if only for a few days...
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