1. Your name First Last 2. Your email address 3. How many staff work in your organisation?4. What type of organisation do you currently work for?Private sectorPublic sectorThird sector5. How many years have you worked in a PA-type role?6. Do you feel you are playing a strategic role in your organisation?NoYesNot sure (please specify below)Your comments7. How often does your manager take your recommendations on business decisions?RegularlyRarelyNeverI don’t feel confident enough to provide any recommendationsOther (please specify below)Your comments8. How often do you undertake projects for the wider organisation?RegularlyRarelyNever; I only work for my managerOther (please specify below)Your comments9. What are your key challenges in the workplace?Maintaining a healthy work/life balanceUsing modern technologyAdvancing your careerTime and diary managementCommunication skills and people managementTraining and developmentVolume of workOffice politicsUnclear/changing prioritiesLack of respectPlease drag and drop to rank the options below from most important to least important.List other challenges10. What motivates you in your role?Positive organisational cultureRecognition from your bossTraining and development opportunitiesAttractive salaryNon-salary related bonusesCareer progressionInteresting tasks and/or projectsFlexible workingPlease drag and drop to rank the options below from most important to least important.List other things that motivate you11. With the rise of modern technologies in recent years do you feel your job has become easier?Yes (please specify how)No (please specify why)Your comments12. What hardware, software or app has made your job easier?13. What one thing would make your role easier?PhoneThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. Save and Continue Later This iframe contains the logic required to handle AJAX powered Gravity Forms. Results of the survey will be presented at the Today’s PA Conference 2018 as well as in articles later in the year.