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M365 Apps with Marianne (LRG)

I partner with women in business to create systems, processes and tools  using Microsoft 365 that help them work smarter, and wow their clients.

Would you like to reduce the overwhelm and frustration that comes from working in multiple systems, programs and apps across your business?

Are you ready to start working smarter in your business, without adding any new programs or subscriptions!?

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Marianne Close (with stamp)

Are you the 'Jane of all trades' for your business?

You're a professional. And you know what you are doing - you need to, in order for your business to keep going!

Up until now, you have taught yourself enough to make documents and spreadsheets that work...but they are definitely still missing that something that makes them feel right.

It's exhausting - and so stressful trying to keep across it all, with all those different systems and logins!

Ain't nobody got time for that!

All you want, and need, is a way to see how to better use what you already have - or someone you can trust to come in and give you something that works, and makes sense, so you can get on with what you need to do!

Ways I can help your business Thrive

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    “Marianne is professional, knowledgeable and an absolute dream to work with. This one document template is now going to be used over and over again and I'm going to look a whole lot more professional!”

    Gemma Wilson Cherry Blossom Social Media

    Cherry Blossom Social Media

  • Thrive Admin Services

    “Marianne is by far the most experienced administrator I have ever had the pleasure of working with. She makes it all seem so easy - it really is like she can see what I have pictured in my mind!”

    Rochelle Courtenay

    Share the Dignity

  • Thrive Admin Services

    “Our ongoing dealings with Marianne and Thrive have been superb. The quality of work, timeliness, proactivity and breadth of skillset has been of enormous support to our young and growing business.”

    O'NEILL Peter

    De Motu Cordis

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    “Finding someone like Marianne who is at a 'expert' level of experience not only with actual MS Word document formatting technical skills but also exemplary customer service has been amazing for me, likened to striking gold! I would highly recommend Marianne's services to anyone.”


    Admin & Co

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    “Thank you so much, I found the session extremely useful and I really appreciate the notes and the recording. The way you explain things makes it so easy to understand.”

    Juliette_Virtually Driven

    Virtually Driven

Marianne Close (with stamp)

Hi there - I'm Marianne

In case we haven't already connected, I am the owner and Magic Maker at Thrive Admin Services, a systems and processes Online Business Manager (OBM), with a special interest in Microsoft 365. I have worked in corporate administration roles for over 20 years, covering every stage of administration from reception to finance to C-Suite 1:1 EA work. 

I love solving problems, and being the 'make it happen' person when it comes to documents, spreadsheets, presentations and business systems. My experience has shown me that that it's possible to do some incredible things with the tools you already have access to. I know that with a little know-how, you can confidently manage your business and wow your clients using the tools you already have at your fingertips with Microsoft 365!

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