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IAAP EFAM: OfficeArrow.com Rocks!

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still have more to share on my IAAP Educational Forum & Annual Meeting or EFAM experience with you, so be sure to stop back tomorrow for more! I had such a great time being a part of the OfficeArrow.com exhibit. Chrissy has posted one of my articles monthly and we have done podcasts together. highly encourage you to check them out soon.

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Assistant Certifications: free webinar replay & handout

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You can get the designations that Brenda mentioned from IAAP which are the CAP and OM. IAAP certification [link] (Shared by Karen).

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IAAP, Yahoo and Air Travel

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I am a member of the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP). As part of my membership I get a subscription to IAAP's magazine OfficePro and also to their e-newsletter OfficePro Express. Both of these are excellent sources of information for the administrative assistant. Next flight I am bringing my own.

IAAP EFAM: Familiar Faces

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More to come on my exciting time at IAAP EFAM - stay tuned! It's funny how many great assistants I have met over the past 19 years in training and development. It was a great pleasure for me at yesterday's event to see many faces from my past and even from my own community. Congratulations! Keep up the good work.

IAAP EFAM: Familiar Faces

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More to come on my exciting time at IAAP EFAM - stay tuned! It's funny how many great assistants I have met over the past 19 years in training and development. It was a great pleasure for me at yesterday's event to see many faces from my past and even from my own community. Congratulations! Keep up the good work.

Cheers to the Shining Stars in the AZ-NV-NM Division/IAAP

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Real life requires us to take action if we want to be a star, to be committed and engaged! I was lucky enough to participate in our IAAP AZ-NV-NM Division Annual Meeting in Tucson over the weekend and I must tell you that the quality of administrative professionals there blew me away. The programs were of great inspiration as well!

Cheers to the Shining Stars in the AZ-NV-NM Division/IAAP

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Real life requires us to take action if we want to be a star, to be committed and engaged! I was lucky enough to participate in our IAAP AZ-NV-NM Division Annual Meeting in Tucson over the weekend and I must tell you that the quality of administrative professionals there blew me away. The programs were of great inspiration as well!

IAAP EFAM Event: My "Admin Work Bibles" Become a Necessary Staple for Progressive Administrative and Executive Assistants

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I just got back last night from Minneapolis and the IAAP EFAM. What a great idea! Thanks to all of you who wanted pictures with me. By the end of 4 hours, my smile was glued on and I barely had a voice left to speak. Admins are the best! You are the glue that holds everything together. Just remember, you are always worth investing in!

IAAP EFAM Event: My "Admin Work Bibles" Become a Necessary Staple for Progressive Administrative and Executive Assistants

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I just got back last night from Minneapolis and the IAAP EFAM. What a great idea! Thanks to all of you who wanted pictures with me. By the end of 4 hours, my smile was glued on and I barely had a voice left to speak. Admins are the best! You are the glue that holds everything together. Just remember, you are always worth investing in!

I am on holidays, but.

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As most of you know I am a member of the International Association of Administrative Professionals ( IAAP ) and apparently we have opened our very first Virtual Chapter. Tags: Rideau Canal first grandchild virtual chapter of IAAP IAAP Merrickville In the winter it is the world's longest skating rink. Who knew? Yes, I know.

Book Review: Complete Office Handbook

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Tags: book review professional assistant IAAP complete office handbook Administrative Assistant

Administrative Professionals' Organization

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Since I have become a member of IAAP I don't know why I didn't join before. For those who don't know, IAAP stands for the International Association of Administrative Professionals. Tags: Judy McCoy professional assistant IAAP membership Administrative Assistant Click here to read the full story.

Honored “Best Book” In Best of The Best Office Products and Services

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Redwood City, California (PRWEB) September 18, 2014. Smead. Best Staplers. Swingline. Best Pens. Pilot. Best Label/Label Makers. Avery (for labels).

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Book for Executive Assistants on Amazon Best Seller for 2 Years

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” Susan Fenner, Former Manager, Education & Events IAAP. WHO TOOK MY PEN. AGAIN? Who Took My Pen? Who Took My Pen. Again?

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Hello Washington.

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I am guest posting on IAAP's Capital Chapter blog site so I wanted to say hello in case any visitors head over my way. have been keeping in contact with the newly elected President in Washington (of IAAP that is) over the last year and she asked me to write a post on being a legal assistant.

Joining a Professional Association: Is it Beneficial?

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As I was doing research for other articles on this blog I came across the International Association of Administrative Professionals' website ("IAAP") and was reminded of the advantages of being part of a professional organization. went to their dinner meetings and conferences and felt it was a good investment.

Handling Ethical Issues in the Workplace

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Author: Lisa Olsen. Have you ever thought about your responsibility and power to improve ethical standards in the workplace? Last is the wiggler.

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Florida here I come!

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Recently on Facebook on the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) page they had a question on what would be the ideal gift from your boss or coworker on Admin Professionals Day. This summer I will be presenting at the AdminPro Forum 2016 in Florida and am really looking forward to it. hope to see you there

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I'm So Scared of Public Speaking - an assistant's perspective

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My experience is with Toastmasters and IAAP involvement, so that is where I decided to place my focus. After reading everyone's comments on Jeff Keller's blog about confronting fear and finding so many of us are afraid of public speaking I decided to do a video blog - face-to-face with all of you so to speak. look forward to your comments!

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I feel like I’m Wonder Woman! [Appreciation Letter]

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Jasmine –. love what I do but what I love more is when I’m on an Office Dynamics webinar! Sincerely, Sue Kaplan Anderson, CAP.

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Using LinkedIn effectively

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LinkedIn is the Facebook of the business world. Here are a few tips on how to use LinkedIn effectively: Complete your profile. Join groups. Why not?

Do you have a job or a career?

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Tags: International Association of Administrative Professionals paycheque job or career IAAP career Administrative Assistant Job Interview

Promotion: Share the Love

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We'll ship you an extra copy so that you can Share the Love with a friend, colleague, teammate, your local IAAP chapter - whatever your heart desires.

Happiness is an Empty Inbox

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Is it any wonder if my Outlook is messy and cluttered that I feel the same way? I was at a recent IAAP Chapter meeting and we were discussing best practices for organizing our Inboxes and there were a lot of good ideas. I have mentioned it a few times that when my desk is cluttered then I feel cluttered. The bottom line is to keep it simple.

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“Who, me, network?” Build Confidence in Your Networking Skill!

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Being a member of IAAP is a great place! Bring business cards to an event or IAAP meeting, and set a goal to get or give a certain number before or after the meeting. She is Poet Laureate for the Town of Danville; a frequent contributor to the Northern California IAAP Chapter newsletter and a member of its Newsletter Committee.

Experience vs. a university degree part two

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That’s when I turned to IAAP and am currently working towards my CAP-OM certification. Here are second set of results! Not yet no.

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Hearing the Message

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Hearing the Message. Guest Post by Kemetia Foley, Blogger,  AdminRenegade : You know that feeling you get… It’s not quite Déjà vu but really similar.

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What the Administrative Professionals Think About Joan Burge "Takin It to the Streets!"

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Both assistants attended different parts of the tour, one Chicago, the other Cincinnati yet they are part of the same IAAP chapter. I'm attaching a copy of the October newsletter for the Madison (Wisconsin) chapter of IAAP. asked them if I could include their comments here to share with all of you and they approved!

Thank you for joining our Admin Blog-a-thon, what’s next?

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IAAP teamed up with Staples to #CelebrateAdmins. Wow, what a fabulous April! Business Management Daily had a daily free download or gift.

I GET to Go to Work Today

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and is Poet Laureate for the Town of Danville, and is a frequent contributor to the Northern California Chapter of IAAP. by Nancy Fraze. I GET to go to work today! How’s that for exciting news? Does it rev your cognitive engine and get you fired up? Perhaps you are thinking, “What!? I get to go to work? Are you kidding? have to go to work!”

I GET to Go to Work Today

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and is Poet Laureate for the Town of Danville, and is a frequent contributor to the Northern California Chapter of IAAP. by Nancy Fraze. I GET to go to work today! How’s that for exciting news? Does it rev your cognitive engine and get you fired up? Perhaps you are thinking, “What!? I get to go to work? Are you kidding? have to go to work!”

Magazines for the Administrative Assistant

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I just got my new issue of OfficePro (the IAAP magazine for office professionals) and it was a great read on the bus the last few mornings. If you are already a member of IAAP the magazine comes as part of your membership. There is an article on Organizational Churn, which is an article about going through changes in your organization.

10 Must Follow Admin Resources On Twitter

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IAAP International Association of Administrative Professionals – The largest association for administrative professionals. Author. Entrepreneur.

Admins in the Spotlight: Administrative Professional of the Year Award

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Christie Phillips was named 2008 Administrative Professional of the Year by the Hager Chapter of IAAP. Congratulations Christie. Click here to read the article.

Upgraded to Microsoft Office 2007?

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The New Paperclip, [link] , (accessed October 8, 2007) Taken from OfficePro Express, IAAP. Here is a site that will help you: The New Paperclip.

Is Your Company Secretly Failing At Employee Recognition?

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Survey: Three in 10 Workers Think Their Employer Is Ineffective at Showing Appreciation to Staff. MENLO PARK, Calif. ” Their responses: Managers.

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Administrative Profession Highlighted on Fox 17 in Grand Rapids

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Joan will be speaking at the IAAP event this evening in Grand Rapids. Joan Burge is on the move and bringing attention to administrative professionals everywhere. Just this morning Joan was spotted on Fox 17 in Grand Rapids, MI. Joan Burge in the morning news with Fox 17 in Grand Rapids, MI. Email jfreeman@officedynamics.com for details.

Administrative Profession Highlighted on Fox 17 in Grand Rapids

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Joan will be speaking at the IAAP event this evening in Grand Rapids. Joan Burge is on the move and bringing attention to administrative professionals everywhere. Just this morning Joan was spotted on Fox 17 in Grand Rapids, MI. Joan Burge in the morning news with Fox 17 in Grand Rapids, MI. Email jfreeman@officedynamics.com for details.

What Are Some Great Networking Groups for Assistants?

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International Association of Administrative Professionals/IAAP). I've belonged to IAAP for several years, but would like to know if there are any others?" - Maureen. Jasmine received a question recently that we thought would be a good one to throw out to the group to see what your thoughts are as well. Career Management Networking

What Are Some Great Networking Groups for Assistants?

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International Association of Administrative Professionals/IAAP). I've belonged to IAAP for several years, but would like to know if there are any others?" - Maureen. Jasmine received a question recently that we thought would be a good one to throw out to the group to see what your thoughts are as well.