5 Ways to Help Elderly Loved Ones Maintain Independence

More than 90% of older adults say they’d prefer to “age in place”—to continue living at home, versus moving into a senior facility or community. As this trend grows, more and more seniors and their loved ones are searching for ways to facilitate this desire—to help aging adults maintain their independence while still ensuring their […]

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Going Away? First, Take These 8 Steps to Safeguarding Your Home.

It’s impossible to be home 24/7. Between work and travel and family commitments, homeowners are pulled away more than ever. And while these experiences are, often, positive and productive, it’s important to consider the safety and security of your home—specifically, how safe your property is when you’re not home. The good news? Safeguarding your home […]

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What REALLY Goes into Managing a New York Residence…

While every home requires some level of management—basic maintenance, cleaning, bill pay and, simply, locking up at night—luxury New York City properties often need an additional layer of support and servicing. Given homeowners often jet-set lifestyles, added household staff considerations and other unique property and family demands, residence management can take on an entirely new […]

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5 Simple Ways a Personal Assistant Can Support Senior Clients

With more and more seniors aging in place, there’s a greater demand than ever for support services that enable this growing population to live comfortably and independently. Unlike in-home nurses and home health aides who focus on a client’s medical, physical and emotional needs, personal assistants can lend a unique level of lifestyle management services, […]

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Understanding the Differences Between a Concierge and an Assistant—and Which YOU Need

While, often, people use the terms “assistant” and “concierge” interchangeability, there are critical differences between these roles—and critical differences between the professionals who fill them. Very simply, a “personal concierge” oversees key aspects of lifestyle management for their client or clients. Depending on needs and commitment, a concierge can work with a single client or, […]

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7 Ways to Help Your Assistant (and YOU) Be More Productive

A great assistant is an unparalleled asset. Not only do top-tier assistants provide unwavering support and critical services, but their central focus is you—your wants, your needs, your schedule and your goals. Leveraged right, assistant relationships can be incredibly beneficial, and can help you, your family and your business keep moving forward efficiently and productively. […]

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5 Simple Steps to Choosing the Right Assistant or Concierge

Too often, people put off hiring an assistant or concierge because, simply, they don’t know where to start. Maybe they were burned by a bad hire or placement in the past, or maybe this is their first attempt at bringing someone on board. Either way, the process stalls or, worse, the wrong person gets tapped […]

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