Author: Lauren Just

About author:

Lauren is a business assistant with MOD. Experienced in assisting CEO's, COO's and small business owners, Lauren has a diverse background in sales, marketing and executive administration. Growing up in Pittsburgh, Lauren graduated from West Virginia University in Journalism. With work experience in London, New York City, Pittsburgh, Florida with top corporations, Lauren is a knowledgable, savvy and resourceful. Currently living in Denver with husband and two children, she enjoys traveling, writing and shopping.

Living in a such a demanding world, being home for dinner may not always be first priority. Working 24-7 has become the norm.  Career driven adults and technology savvy children are far from previous generations home for the night by 5:30pm.  Parents who face the daily multi tasking of raising children, working, activities, and managing...
The idea of having a personal or business assistant is foreign to many of us. We’ve come to believe that having an assistant is only for those with loads of money who choose not to handle the daily tasks of life. NOT TRUE. A MOD Assistant is for the everyday busy man or woman. Busy...
At MOD Assistants our goal is to give our clients back the time they need to appreciate all aspects of life — traveling, exploring the outdoors, spending quality time with family, appreciating the arts and taking time to relax. Delegating the everyday tasks to us, will allow you #moretimetolive. CHALLENGE WITH DELEGATION The key to...
Grabbing stools at Tap Fourteen rooftop beer garden, MOD Assistant Ali Scordato, greets me with a warm smile and orders us some of her favorites off the menu.  It’s a beautiful afternoon in the city. The patio is filled with both tourists and Colorado locals, making for great people watching and conversation. Tap Fourteen is...
The goal of every MOD Assistant is getting organized. It’s the center to how our company improves the lives of our clients.  Everyone wants to get organized and reduce stress, but the truth is that our stress is keeping us from getting organized! Feeling “stressed” is a common complaint these days – Worn out, burned...
Thanks to growing speed of technology, email has become one of the main sources of communication in the business world. Managing paperwork, taking calls and sitting in on meetings are basic duties of today’s work day.  Networking successfully now demands maintaining a social media presence and faster communication with your network. These social channels have...
Some people approach work with energy, motivation and grace. One of those people is Shelly Hattel, a MOD Assistant who has mastered the duty of care. Growing up in Colorado since the age of nine, Shelly has the cheer and spirit sure to bring joy to your day. Confident and proficient in all things involved...
STAYING AHEAD OF THE MARKET: Running a business, territory or/and client base can be a heavy task without help.  The lifestyle in real estate can be a constant hustle due to limited time and competitive marketing. From networking to selling, communication is key to stay ahead of the market. Growing opportunities come with new demands...
WHAT IS A VA OR A VIRTUAL ASSISTANT? A virtual assistant is contracted to help with personal and/or business projects, daily to-do’s or to complete a specified list of tasks from a remote location.  As professional genies; achieving small goals online, over the phone or through data creation; virtual assistants strive to assist in freeing their...
I start each morning reading one email.  In my inbox each day is my daily agenda along with reminders and tasks that are being handled by my assistant. This email is my anchor to having a smooth, productive day. Balancing two businesses, networking and managing fitness, friendships and family is no easy task. One year ago,...