Category Archives: New Services

productivity from My Special PA

4 Great Project Management & Productivity Tools

4 Great Project Management & Productivity Tools Projects, project management (PM) and productivity have been key themes at MSPA over this last quarter. We are also delighted to be launching our new My Project service this month, to provide on-demand project assistance for our customers - when that's needed as an...

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project management from My Special PA

*New* ‘My Project’ – Creative Project Support On Demand

Project Assistance and Management - Just When You Need It   Is this for me? Do you sell or market your products and/or services at events (e.g. fairs, shows and exhibitions)? Do you find that when you carry the full-workload pre, during and post event or project, you feel totally burned out on completion? Do...

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project coordination at My Special PA

How To: Successful Creative Project Coordination

Key Skills: Nicola Pedlingham - Creative Project Coordination Specialist At MSPA, the most vital requirement of any team member is a core understanding of creative temperaments. Whilst we have always rejected the stereotyping of creatives as 'scatty and disorganised' - (it's actually a myth) creatives can definitely have a propensity to the ‘unpredictable'   We...

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How to avoid death by to-do lists: celebrate your wins

My name's Angela and I have a problem. I’m addicted to to-do lists. I can’t get enough of them: Post-it notes, Evernote checklists, fridge whiteboards, more Post-it notes, calendar reminders, smart phone apps, yet more Post-it notes... Every day my to-do lists get re-categorised, pre-prioritised, re-diarised. If I'm not careful, I'll drown in 'to-do-dos'. Is there such...

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#Ask Angela - Virtual PA Services - Brighton

How to be a better copywriter for your business

How to be a better copywriter for your business Allow me to introduce myself... I'm Angela, copywriting and comms specialist for MSPA - and new kid on the blog! If you caught Emma's latest post about asking for help, you'll have heard how I'll be taking over the MSPA blogging reins for a...

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map the strategy plan the action

Map the Strategy, Plan the Action!

The M.S.P.A. Business Package = Map the Strategy, Plan the Action Do any of these statements / questions sound familiar? 1. I’ve spent lots of money on a website – why aren’t I getting lots of new enquiries? 2. I want to move into a different creative area - how do I re-invent and re-launch myself? 3. I’m spinning...

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My Special PA – 3 Years In Business and going strong

My Special PA - 3 Years In Business and going strong   Here's hoping you had a lovely Jubilee weekend. I couldn't resist the cupcake picture - No more Union Jacks though I promise. I trust you haven't found yourself too disorientated by landing right in the middle of your working week...

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New Service #2 – Business Strategy for Creative Professionals

We get a lot of enquiries from creative professionals requesting help with developing an effective business strategy. My Special PA's services have all been carefully moulded and refined from what our clients tell us they need and could most benefit from in the future.  Esme and I have also drawn on...

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New Service #1 – Workspace Spring Clean

Happy 30th January! I don't know about you but I'm really pleased to see the back end of January. There may still be snow on the way, but I feel we can allow ourselves to look forward to Spring as February begins. Snowdrops and crocuses randomly poking through on urban lawns...

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