Set Healthy Boundaries at Work

Office Dynamics

Learning Highlights You will learn: . Why assertiveness in the workplace matters, especially for assistants, how it benefits you and what it really means. 7 essential action steps for becoming a more assertive assistant. You will hear examples and learn specific language to use in common challenging workplace situations.). Assertive Communication Skills Conflict Resolution Difficult People Self Development Work Environment

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Teach Your Executive How to Work with You

Office Dynamics

However, at 26, thanks to an awesome executive, I learned how a strategic partnership should work and I taught every executive after that how to work with me. Assertive Career Management Executive And Assistant PartnershipToday, I thought I’d take a little different spin and share with you an excerpt from a chapter in my newest book for assistants, Joan’s Greatest Administrative Secrets Revealed.

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Getting Things Done

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Learn to scan information and determine which items really need attention. Be assertive and ask for more details or get the bigger picture to reduce back and forth time or going off on the wrong tangent. Assertive Conflict Resolution Organizational Skills Problem Solving Productivity Self DevelopmentGetting things done in the workplace is one of my favorite topics to speak on and write about. I have been passionate about this topic for 28 years.

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How to Help Your Manager Get Things Done – Ask an Admin

Office Dynamics

Does Renee start with managing deadlines, learning how to schedule properly? Ask An Admin Assertive Communication Skills Conflict Resolution Problem Solving Productivity Teamwork Time Management UncategorizedIf you are an Administrative Professional looking for your questions to be answered by your peers, then this is the place for you! This is the best blog for advice for administrative assistants and executive assistants provided by Office Dynamics International.

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Admin Tip: How to Get Your Boss to Give You More Control

Eat Your Career

Be assertive. When you identify a specific task you can or should take over for your executive, speak up assertively. If that’s a concern directly expressed, be sure to emphasize your ability to learn quickly and your existing skills with similar tasks. Always position the time it takes to learn something new as an investment. April is Admin Appreciation Month, so today I’m sharing some tips specifically for all of you hardworking admins.

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6 Ways for Assistants to Gain Respect

Office Dynamics

Furthermore, communication—including speaking skills, assertiveness and the ability to read an audience or situation—and appearance contribute to a person’s perceived executive presence. Learning to read your audience or the situation and adapt as necessary. Each person in the group demonstrates their newly learned skills. Learn More and Register Here. Assertive Career Management Communication Skills Professional Image Self Development Uncategorized

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How to Find Your Voice at Work (Free Webinar)

Eat Your Career

I learned when to stand up and when to back down. I learned how to express myself in a way that inspired others to listen, and I finally discovered the subtle power of influence. I also know exactly what works (and what doesn’t) to find that sweet spot, where you can be both vocal and professional, assertive and respected. Join us to learn powerful strategies for finding your voice at work. As an attendee, you will learn….

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Top 9 Communication Tips for Executive and Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Use assertive communication skills to manage these situations. To learn more about earning you Certified World Class Assistant designation and certification please click here. Establishing rapport is critical to attaining successful business and personal relationships. While everyone must competently use today’s information technology tools, too many of us are ignoring the proven importance and effectiveness of interpersonal communication skills.

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Coaching for Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

We provide executive assistant coaching on everything from being more assertive to professional image, communications, leadership, time management and building a partnership with the executive. We learn how the assistant manages day-to-day processes and make recommendations for greater efficiency when necessary. We spend private time with the assistant to learn what works well for him or her and what creates barriers to their productivity.

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How to Write a Book Outline: Fiction and Nonfiction

Daily Writing Tips

You learned how to write outlines in school, I suppose. Because you can learn from their questions while you can still make changes. I learned the alphanumeric outline system in elementary school, but when I had to write long research papers in college, I stopped using it. Instead, I shuffled through my notes to remind myself of the interesting things I had learned, or at least the parts that my reader would need to know in order to understand the main point.

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5 Remote Collaboration Challenges and How to Overcome Them

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The SHRM Employees Benefits Report 2019 shows that more than half of the organizations (57%) offer remote working hours. NetSpeed Learning Solutions conducted a survey amongst virtual team leaders and their teams. In the survey conducted by NetSpeed Learning, virtual team members were asked about an important piece of advice they would give any virtual team leader. Learn to not get personal and control your sentiments.

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