How to Respond to Workplace Conflict
APRIL 11, 2016
Here are 14 strategies taken from my flagship administrative training program, The Star Achievement Series®. Just like you act like yourself.
HR How-To: Tips to Handle Common Workplace Controversies
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
Whether you’re teacher or an HR Manager, you will encounter high-tension moments in the workplace that require deescalation skills.
Handling Ethical Issues in the Workplace
APRIL 21, 2016
Have you ever thought about your responsibility and power to improve ethical standards in the workplace? Author: Lisa Olsen. Give me an hour.”.
Leading Administrative Training Company Donates Program to Deserving Organizations
MARCH 30, 2016
To participate, organizations had to submit application materials describing why the training is needed and pledging leadership support.
How to Manage (and Minimize) Workplace Interruptions
Eat Your Career
APRIL 17, 2012
know this is a common challenge in the workplace. Have you been unintentionally training others that interruptions are just fine by you?
5 Helpful Ways to Deal With a Person’s Bad Attitude
AUGUST 1, 2016
She was the one losing out; not me. I’m sure you run into people in your workplace who, for whatever reason, have bad attitudes. Joan Burge.
How to Develop Your Inner Circle, a Webinar Replay with Peggy Vasquez
MAY 26, 2016
Just as executives in the workplace have their team of advisors and confidants, so too should you. Who is influencing you? Reach out to them.
9 Ways to Improve Your Organization Skills
AUGUST 10, 2016
Organize your workplace. Organization skills is the one thing most successful business owners have in common. Be proactive. Make a list.
Silvia isn’t just an admin, an appreciation letter
APRIL 3, 2016
Thank you sincerely for all that you have done for our role in the workplace! Shared with permission. Your Star student, Silvia.
Free Webinar Replay: Don’t Let Fear Sink Your Career
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
You find them all here in our post about all the free training we offer for the administrative profession. U8UZzHiTxKM.
Technology Training Tuesday: Creating Newsletters & SharePoint Team Sites
JUNE 24, 2014
Veteran trainer Melissa Esquibel, MCT, in her association with training partner Brainstorm Inc., The post Technology Training Tuesday: Creating Newsletters & SharePoint Team Sites appeared first on Office Dynamics. 7 Strategies for Creating E-Newsletters That Get Results. Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Time: 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM ET.
Pursue Excellence with These 3 Winning Strategies
OCTOBER 5, 2015
Today’s economy and workplace are ever-changing. Even though this book has been in existence for several years. It’s a win-win strategy.
Thinking Like Leonardo da Vinci Webinar Replay
AUGUST 25, 2016
Apply the strategies of one of the world’s most revolutionary thinkers to solve complex problems and ignite your creativity in the workplace.
The Revolutionary Assistant: Disrupt the Status Quo [Free Webinar Replay]
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
How to not only adapt to dramatic shifts in the workplace, but also be a positive force for innovation. As an attendee, you’ll learn…. link].
How to Positively Slay Your Office Dragons
AUGUST 29, 2016
It is a favorite topic in my Star Achievement Series® training program. Dragons are huge, dominating, fictitious creatures. give poor direction.
Executives and Assistants Working in Partnership with Special Guest, Joanne Linden
JULY 28, 2016
In this video Joan and Joanne discuss: the most vital relationship in the workplace. understanding your executive’s communication style.
The Star Performer’s Secret Sauce Free Webinar Replay [assistant training for 25 years and counting]
JUNE 10, 2015
Joan Burge has been studying star performing assistants in the workplace for 45 years. 25 Proven Tips to Administrative Excellence. Replay Link.
Executives and Assistants Working In Partnership Guide Giveaway Winner
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
Admin Assistant Training Assistant Training Workplace Tools assistants contest executive secretary magazine executives giveaway working in partnershi
7 Strategies to Speak Up to Get Results
APRIL 12, 2016
She’s not alone – I hear this theme often whether delivering programs to attorneys or administrators. Ask yourself, what do I really want?
Administrative Professionals Week Instagram Challenge #AdminProud
APRIL 23, 2016
We are more than thrilled with this event and hope that you have been as well. What else is going on this week? MOStraining Webathon.
Diversity in the Workplace
NOVEMBER 11, 2011
iversity in the workplace helps the success and competitiveness of an organization by allowing the embrace of various ideas, ways of thinking and backgrounds. Workplace diversity means embracing the many gender, race, ethnic group, personality, age, work style and educational backgrounds found within a company’s workforce.
Pursue excellence with these 3 winning workplace strategies
MAY 2, 2010
Today's economy and workplace are ever-changing. Admin Assistant Training Career Management MotivatorsHello, Monday Motivators!
Your Case for Training: Adult Learning Retention Statistics
MARCH 25, 2015
ATD stands for the Association of Talent Development, formerly called ASTD (American Society for Training & Development). Are you curious?
How to Keep Your Competitive Edge in the Workplace
Eat Your Career
OCTOBER 11, 2012
Aside from incredible networking, most professional associations also give you access to valuable learning opportunities—whether through featured speakers at meetings, annual training conferences, or newsletters highlighting trends in your field. The post How to Keep Your Competitive Edge in the Workplace appeared first on Eat Your Career.
5 Powerhouse Strategies for Creating Administrative Peer Power
APRIL 27, 2016
Coming together is better than fighting for your own agenda. There is strength in unity. Learn simplification techniques from each other. Share.
Pros and Cons of Going Paperless
AUGUST 4, 2016
Investment in Training. For the purposes of this article we’re looking at going paperless from the perspective of paperless meetings.
Teaching Your Assistant Yields Huge Return on Investment
APRIL 13, 2016
Are you teaching your assistant? One of the most common challenges we hear from Administrative and Executive Assistants is this: “I’m underutilized.”.
Solutions for Online Learning In a Collaborative Space
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
Assistants, Don’t Let Collaborative Work Space Stop Your Education. Does this sound familiar? Joan Burge.
How do you work for someone you dislike?
APRIL 22, 2016
Question: “Five months ago I was hired as an admin at a telecommunications company. ” – Valerie, Administrative Assistant.
Solutions to Travel Planning Problems
JULY 21, 2016
Whether it’s helping you plan a trip together or you need an in-depth training session on TRAVO.com, please email us at help at travo dot com.
The Best Advice on Resiliency
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
Take daily workplace changes in stride. Well, I have finally recuperated from our big annual conference for administrative excellence.
Three Ways To Be A Career Assistant
JUNE 8, 2016
We’ve been having so much fun with Facebook Live. It’s a great way for us to connect with you in an instant. Who is a career assistant?
Technology Training Tuesday: How to Integrate Your iPad Into Your Workday
JUNE 3, 2014
Upcoming Technology Training options this week. Are there other technology training options this week that you think other assistants will want to know about? The post Technology Training Tuesday: How to Integrate Your iPad Into Your Workday appeared first on Office Dynamics. How to Really Integrate Your iPad Into Your Workday.
How To Practice Good Business Card Etiquette
JUNE 6, 2016
I’m preparing to attend and present at the Admin Pro Forum event in Orlando, Florida next week. It’s true! suggest getting a business card case.
Hired, then abandoned–how to become part of the team?
MAY 6, 2016
This month’s question from our friends at The Admin Pro Forum is from Maddy who is struggling to become part of the team at her new office.
Getting People to Notice You: Cultivating High Self-Esteem Webinar Replay
APRIL 29, 2016
Earn positive attention in the workplace and address the most common obstacle standing in the way for most assistants—lack of self-esteem.
Getting People to Notice You At Work
JULY 13, 2015
Do you struggle with letting your light shine? When you work in a mid to large size organization it is easy to get lost in the crowd. More successful.
How can you stay energized throughout the week?
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
I usually share tips on combating the Monday-morning “blahs,” especially after a nice, relaxing weekend. Shake up your personal routine a bit.
Revolutionary Insights Into Self-Leadership for Administrative Professionals
JUNE 22, 2016
The 9 key areas where you need to focus, to become a masterful self-leader in the workplace. She even has a full 2-day course on the subject!
All the free training we offer in one place!
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
Our free training programs began in 2009 with the 26 Weeks to Administrative Excellence pre-recorded video program.