Employing a personal assistant is essential for busy families, couples, and professionals. Qualified assistants understand the “around the clock” needs that busy individuals to maintain. Duties vary from managing the family calendar, being in charge of personal shopping, planning events, paying bills, arranging travel, handling investments and philanthropic accounts, and even working in the office of the family business.
The personal assistant may hire and train other household staff. They may also oversee some bookkeeping and vendor management. Above all, a personal assistant should be an excellent gatekeeper and highly discreet with extensive experience in a formal, private, and busy residence.