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Happy 2016!

Another New Year has begun; filled with new goals, adventures, and hopefully many new, shiny and long lasting matches here at The Help Company. 2015 ended with a bang!  Naomi went sky diving (from 19,000 feet, no less) in New Zealand.  Michele packed up the kiddos and hit the slopes in Park City.  Katie spent a week […]

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Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas from The Help Company!

Struggling with what to get your family and friends? With only a few shopping days left, here are our last minute gift ideas for Los Angeles and San Francisco! Happy Holidays from our family at The Help Company! LOS ANGELES: Gift basket and wine from Esters: http://www.esterswineshop.com/ Gjusta Catering http://www.gjusta.com/ Sugar Paper http://sugarpaper.com/ Breadbaking class! […]

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SMILE FILE: Blast from the past!

Sometimes in our industry, the stars align and my faith in the universe’s power is restored. About six months ago I interviewed an amazing Chief of Staff who has High Net Worth clients across the country that she does contract work for. We didn’t have a job that was “big” enough for her qualifications here […]

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SMILE FILE: Old Pals

When I was a child in elementary school, I had a friend named Amy who was a lot of fun and super spunky. We shared laughs like no other. Sadly, we went to different high schools and colleges and lost touch throughout the years.   Amy is now a successful actress with a beautiful six month old […]

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Gracias! Xie Xie! Merci! Danke! Grazie!

“Thank You” notes sadly seem to be a dying art these days. If you want a client to recognize your level of interest in a job, a short but sweet thank you email will help you stand out from the crowd. While nothing replaces a handwritten thank you, lately we find ourselves encouraging emails as […]

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