7 Smart Ways To Manage Your Time And Productivity With A Personal Assistant


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Life in the modern world can be chaotic at times. Juggling endless domestic duties with the responsibilities of your business or career can cause tremendous stress, lowering your quality of life and limiting the time and attention you have to devote to the things that actually matter. Working with a private PA London not only solves many of these problems, but it’s an excellent investment: in your life, your career and in your overall wellbeing.

As a leading personal assistant recruiting agency, Pearl Lemon Outsourcing takes the work and hassle out of finding the perfect PA for you. If you work with us, you’ll have access to our ‘top secret’ little black book of vetted, trained personal assistants with years of experience working for busy individuals, businesses, and families. We take all the work out of finding the perfect personal assistant, so you can just enjoy all the benefits of having one.

Why Do You Need a Personal Assistant?

Whether you’re a high-profile professional who travels frequently or a frazzled¬† parent who needs help around the house, a personal assistant may be a useful addition to any home. Many people find that having a personal assistant provides them with vital peace of mind.

He or she has the ability to:

Maintaining Order in Your Family

Keeping track of medical appointments, sports practices, big games, school calendars, recitals, rehearsals, and other events is a full-time job in and of itself, as any parent knows. A personal assistant assists you in managing your family’s schedule and, in some cases, transports them to and from appointments and festivities.

Becomes Your Extra Eyes and Ears

Personal assistants can provide information about the activities of individual family members at home and at school. When you are unable to be present, your PA can serve as a liaison between you and your children’s teachers, coaches, other parents, and other professionals, even the other parents in the carpool.

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Assisting You in Achieving Work-Life Balance

Work-life balance may appear to be an overused cliché at this point, but the notion behind it remains relevant. Despite this, even the most organized people have difficulty achieving it. That is, until they get a private PA.

A private personal assistant may help you with time-consuming, but vital daily tasks like grocery shopping and scheduling, enabling you to focus on your business, passions, and spending that much-desired extra time with family and friends.

Assist you in honing your management skills: A private personal assistant’s learning opportunities are an extra, but often overlooked, benefit of hiring one.

Regular encounters with a private PA, whose skills are centered around these attributes, will help you improve your delegation and communication skills. This can help you develop as a leader and manager over time, especially if you keep in touch with your PA and are open to feedback.

What a Private PA Can Do

The duties your private PA takes on will vary according to your unique needs, and the list of possible tasks and responsibilities your Pearl Lemon Outsourcing private PA can is getting longer every day. However, to give you an idea of just how useful they can be – and what a difference they can make to every aspect of your life, here’s a look at some of the most common duties our private PAs take on.

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Let You Be in "Two Places at One Time"

Ever wished you could be in two places at once? While Pearl Lemon Outsourcing has yet to perfect cloning or time travel, we have perfected the art of sourcing and placing private PAs who are so skilled at what they do, allowing them to take on many of your daily obligations will almost make it seem like you are!

Diary and Calendar Management – Handing over the day to day management of your many calendars and diaries to your private PA will ensure that you don’t miss appointments, don’t double book your time and make the most efficient use of the time you do have. Your private PA can use their finely tuned time management and organizational skills to your benefit, no matter what you do or where you go.

Travel Management – Traveling has never been something you could term hassle-free, and as traveling almost anywhere has now been complicated by pandemic restrictions – do you need a test? Which test? When should you take it? Has your flight really been delayed again? – getting anywhere can seem like an arduous undertaking.

Once again, a skilled private PA will prove invaluable here. They can take care of all your travel arrangements, from booking flights, cars and hotels to helping ensure you meet any medical requirements, so that all you need to do is show up (as they can even pack your suitcase for you if you’d like them to.)

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Household Project Management

Need to get the builders in? Expecting a plumber? Planning to refresh your home’s decor? A private PA from Pearl Lemon Outsourcing can take over the management of all these household projects – and many more – so that you don’t have to worry about being home for that annoying ‘appointment window’, watch the house while workmen are there or spend hours trailing around a home store looking for the right shades of paint!

Household Finance Management

Your private PA can take on the task of household finance management, including ensuring that personal bills are paid and that you have all the right receipts for HMRC and can even manage the kids’ pocket money if you need them to.


The Pearl Lemon Outsourcing Difference

While a private PA can take on a lot of tasks and duties to make your life easier and more organized, delegating these tasks often calls for a high level of trust, which is why many people balk at hiring a private personal assistant, even if they know they need one.

At Pearl Lemon Outsourcing, we vet our private PAs extensively, and ensure that they have the experience, manner and discretion you are looking for. Our private PAs take great pride in what they do – and being the best at it – so you can be assured we will only be presenting you with the very best candidates for the job.

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