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  • Private PAs in high demand
    Searches for Private PAs in our CV database are on the up and the number of Private PA vacancies on SecsintheCity is rising. Now could be a great time to make the switch to private.
  • Tap into the latest developments and trends in the profession with the new SecsintheCity Salary Insight Report.
  • 2018 data revealed a high demand for staff in Accountancy, Banking and Finance. If you've ever considered these sectors, now might be the time to apply.
  • Fancy becoming a Legal Secretary? ILSPA's Legal Secretaries Diploma course can give you the skills necessary to get your career off to a strong start.
  • It is perfectly possible to apply for a role with breaks in your CV and still be considered the best person for the role. Here is how you do it...
  • The number of job vacancies on SecsintheCity is increasing, and so are salaries! 2018 saw a 25% increase in EA jobs and a 10% increase in PA jobs. There is a high demand for talented candidates so don't put off applying until the New Year. Why not start your search for your new role now by browsi...
  • The 2018 awards, on the 8th of November, saw some of the UK’s finest Personal and Executive Assistants pick up winner’s prizes in 4 categories.
  • Whether you're a candidate, recruiter or employer, rate your SecsintheCity experience today on Jobboard Finder.
  • Contribute to the 2018 Audience Insight Report and benchmark your salary against your peers by participating in the SecsintheCity salary survey.
  • The PA Network Development Conference is proud to host four industry speakers aiming to encourage insight into emerging best practices, personal development and valuable productivity hacks.
  • Nominations are now open for our PA of the Year Awards 2018. If you’re a talented PA or EA, or work with someone who you think should be recognised, we want to hear from you.
  • Formerly known as Office*, the PA Show is an event for all PAs, EAs and office support workers looking to develop their skills, liaise with over 100 exhibitors and network with 4000 other PAs.
  • The ability to produce documents to a high standard will always be an essential skill in your repertoire as a PA. In this article, the Institute of Legal Secretaries and PAs (ILSPA) provide a list of their top proofreading tips to make sure your documents are always of the highest calibre.
  • On Wednesday 25th July, we invited some of London’s top PAs and EAs to join us at SecsintheCity’s annual Summer Networking Event.
  • Sign up for an evening exhibition dedicated to meeting the needs of the capital’s PA community; where you can meet over 50 of London’s finest venues, travel agencies, gift companies and suppliers, plus up to 150 fellow PAs and EAs.
  • Find out more about the venue and exclusive exhibitors for the 2018 Summer Networking Event.
  • A good CV can land you that first step towards your next career. If you want yours to stand out from the crowd, make sure you include the following things.
  • SecsintheCity’s annual networking event for PAs and EAs returns, this year taking place at the Crowne Plaza London – The City on Wednesday 25th July.
  • As event organisation forms an ever-increasing part of the executive support role, Confex Future Focus caters for those keen to develop their event skills further.
  • Craig Harris is EA to the Director of Fundraising and Director of CPC at Shelter and a finalist at our PA of the Year Awards for the last two years.