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Mutual respect, clear boundaries, and well-defined expectations help everyone enjoy their work and professional arrangements.
We’re excited to announce that Aunt Ann’s In-House Staffing has become the Estate Management Network’s first Benefactor Member! By joining at this level, Aunt Ann’s
As we say every year, I can’t believe it’s NOVEMBER already. As it’s sunny and 85° in south Florida, it’s easy to think that Christmas
Introducing Make Yourself at Home, a new podcast that takes you into the homes of people you admire, to ask these questions and show you a side you don’t usually get to see.
Whether the estate is hosting a grand ball, various cocktail parties, or formal dinners, one fundamental aspect never changes: Creating a spotless venue.
So, how do you find a good vendor? Follow the below advice and do your due diligence and you can avoid 80% of the negative situations that could occur.
Regardless of where you are in the world, the standards of service have been influenced by the British. Polo and Tweed offers a thoroughly modern take on household service delivery that can be applied in any setting
Over the course of the pandemic, millions of people lost their jobs. Even though this is a global crisis, you can also use it to close the gap between where you are now and where you want to be, professionally.
We’re all familiar with the concept of a housekeeper, a private assistant or a caretaker – but just what is an estate manager?
When considering a career change, starting out in the domestic field, or finding your next position as a seasoned service pro, there are a few very important considerations.
Enrollment is now open for our new three-week workshop, Modern Household Management: How to Streamline Operations for Homes and Estates.
A staffing design plan can be used to pitch your plans to the family office, the Chief of Staff, or whoever will need to approve your hiring. This exercise can also be the basis for your staffing budget, job descriptions, and scheduling.
By the lack of inclusion in the list of exemptions, it would appear that the definition of a workplace expands to include private residences. It’s unclear how enforcement would play out with limited access by any official observer to a private household setting
One of the responsibilities I take on as an Estate Management EA is to handle the admin for scheduling staff and submitting their timesheets for approval. At any given time I have to track staff at over a dozen locations throughout the country, which can makes this a very time consuming task.
Estate Manager Stories
While many of my career ambitions revolve around being a hospitality minded professional in the Private Service industry, the most important goal in my life is one which deals with the inner nature of myself.
Celebrity Estate Management is a unique lifestyle. It’s a choice to work crazy hours for creative people who invent and re-imagine more interesting versions of the world around us.
We invite and encourage experts in high value property and lifestyle management to share their insights, experiences, and stories.