Whether it’s external or internal emails, agreements signed by the company, personnel movements, schedules of each employee, etc. In addition, they have generally forged personal relationships with corporate lawyers, the Executive Secretariat or the management itself.
For a fully successful integration with your client, and thus a successful mission, take a few minutes each day to talk with the assistant. He or she has, in most cases, an engaging personality and wants to move forward. His/her work is very valuable, so take advantage of it!
The assistant will reward your efforts many times over and your mission will be that much better.