27 April 2016

It's Administrative Professional's Day!

  Congratulations to all the current and former administrative assistants in the group. Enjoy your day!

22 April 2016

Some fun stuff

Some fun stuff From the Third Edition of Gregg Shorthand Simplified : Before: After:

Thanks, by the way

A quick note to say "thanks" to all the people who contribute to this blog, and who continue to be interested in and fascinated by...

13 April 2016

A Shorthand Study from 1978

I stumbled on this link at Utah State University for a graduate thesis called An Analysis of Shorthand Usage as Perceived by Selected Ogden...

08 April 2016

Will Robots Completely Replace Administrative Assistants?

Next time you'll schedule a meeting with someone, you may be interacting with Amy, the robot! A company called x.ai is developing ...

01 April 2016

Turning Over a New Leaf

How do you turn pages in a shorthand notebook? Are you a "flipper" or a "clutcher"? Is there a right way? Which is faste...

I work in Tin Pan Alley

This selection written in Simplified appeared in the April 1951 issue of Today's Secretary. Attachment: i-work-in-tin-pan-alley.pdf

April Lore

This selection detailing some historical facts about April dates in American History appeared in the April 1949 issue of The Gregg Writer an...

The History Lesson

This short story written in Anniversary appeared in the April 1949 issue of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: the-history-lesson.pdf

Penmanship Practice - April 2016

Penmanship Practice - April 2016 From the April 1949 issue of The Gregg Writer. Click here for a full view.