Tips for the Traveling Administrative Professional
APRIL 24, 2017
Administrative professionals are the superheroes of travel planning. TRAVO is a trip planning and booking tool created specifically for administrative professionals. Happy Administrative Professionals Week and Day to all you office super heroes! About the Author: Tae Lee is the CEO and Founder of TRAVO , the trip planner for administrative professionals.
Happy Administrative Professionals Day!
APRIL 26, 2017
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Gift Ideas For Administrative Professionals Day
APRIL 6, 2017
Finding the perfect gift for your administrative assistant can be a daunting task since flowers and lunch no longer cut it. Today’s executive or administrative assistant wants a gift that is long-lasting. In fact, thousands of administrative assistants will never attend an in-depth training program, conference, or take an online course because his or her company won’t pay for it. ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS WEEK IS APRIL 24 – 28, 2017.
Celebrating Administrative Professionals
MARCH 24, 2015
Administrative Assistants Rock! April is just around the corner and we love celebrating administrative professionals! During the entire month of April, we will be posting daily blogs written by myself and special guests who love the administrative profession.
Administrative Professionals Day 2017 Blog-A-Thon Celebration
APRIL 3, 2017
In honor of Administrative Professionals Day, Office Dynamics loves to hold our annual Blog-A-Thon for the entire month of April. April is a month that can change your career if you’re an administrative professional. We love this time of year and it’s time to shine the spotlight on our favorite office professional, you, the administrative professional.
Should I get certified as an administrative professional?
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Although demand is high for qualified, knowledgeable administrative professionals, it’s easy to get lost in the crowd. Identifying the best administrators can also be a tough task for talent managers. You’ll carry yourself well, have professional poise and presence.
Time For Administrative Professionals To Stay Vigilant!
APRIL 10, 2017
No professional can operate with blinders on. This is my challenge to all admin professionals for 2017 Admin Professionals Week : Now is the time to dial up your professional selves. The post Time For Administrative Professionals To Stay Vigilant! What if you had Donald Trump as a boss? Even if you are a Trump supporter, you cannot deny that our new President ran his entire campaign exhibiting Class A, typecast bully behavior.
Revolutionary Insights Into Self-Leadership for Administrative Professionals
JUNE 22, 2016
This is a replay of the free webinar offered June 2016 titled Revolutionary Insights Into Self-Leadership (for administrative professionals). Administrative professionals don’t typically think of themselves as leaders; even the most successful struggle with the idea!
Administrative Professionals Day Gifts – What They Really Want
APRIL 9, 2014
Long gone are the days when assistants were thrilled to be taken to lunch or be given flowers in honor of Administrative Professionals Day. They want to be acknowledged for their tremendous daily contributions by being able to attend a training program or administrative conference.
Welcome to Office Life (for administrative professionals)
JUNE 8, 2015
Spearhead a cost-saving project, provide a new service, start an administrative team. I hope you closely follow Office Dynamics the entire month of June as we celebrate our 25th Anniversary and administrative professionals and executives around the world.
Navigating Change with Courtney Clark – Free Webinar For Administrative Professionals
MARCH 14, 2017
Office Dynamics is excited to bring Courtney back to this year’s 24th Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence where she will present Changing Lanes: Learn Your Change Style and Use It To Your Advantage. The post Navigating Change with Courtney Clark – Free Webinar For Administrative Professionals appeared first on Office Dynamics. You’ve heard of personality profiles and assessments like Myers-Briggs and DISC.
Happy Administrative Professionals Week! An Admirable Profession
APRIL 20, 2015
Administrative Professionals Week – Celebrating An Admirable Profession. First, I want to thank my incredible administrative partner who grew into a Vice President at Office Dynamics. The Administrative Profession Is An Admirable Profession.
The Future of Administrative Professionals
JANUARY 7, 2013
They are looking to amplify the success of the administrative profession, as are we. We hope you enjoy this article, The Future of the Administrative Profession - Surviving or Thriving? Do you read Executive Secretary Magazine ? We do and we love it!
Administrative Professionals Day Gift List for 2013
APRIL 17, 2013
Do you need ideas for Administrative Professionals Day? You''ve likely landed here because you just realized that Administrative Professionals Day is around the corner and you need a gift. When is Administrative Professionals Day?
The Administrative Professional: A Vital, Yet Overlooked Contributor
MARCH 11, 2014
The administrative role is a noble calling. Administrative professionals are strategic partners in business success. Administrative” cannot be separated from “professional.”. We work each day toward a world where the administrative is highly-valued.
An Invaluable Trait (Administrative Professionalism)
AUGUST 10, 2010
Whenever I bring up the topic of professionalism in conferences and workshops, assistants – even at the highest levels – will tell me, “Oh, I know what you mean. I’m professional.” The problem is, many of us get so caught up in the “busyness of business,” as I like to call it, that we may let our high professional standards slide occasionally without even noticing it. There are certain traits and skills that exude professionalism and can help vault your administrative career.
Travel Tips for Your Administrative Professionals Conference or Training Event
MARCH 20, 2012
I have been hosting the Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence for 19 years. I also host a high-end training program for executive assistants and administrative assistants called World Class Assistant , in Las Vegas. Be assertive in a professional fashion.
The Integrity of the Administrative Professional
DECEMBER 7, 2010
While I’m all for recreation and Olympic sports, in actuality I would be referring to the administrative “serve,” or how you take care to maintain your reputation, integrity and philosophy of service within the administrative profession and your organization. Our stance as executive assistants or administrative assistants will rise or fall based on what we do while we are routinely handling work tasks. Improve Your Serve.
Administrative Professional’s Day Gifts
MARCH 26, 2015
Are you perplexed as to the ideal gift to give your administrative assistant in honor of Administrative Professionals Day? What are the ideal Administrative Professional’s Day Gifts?
Core Administrative Skills Always Need Improving
APRIL 13, 2017
I am pretty sure that as you focus on your career this month because of Administrative Professionals Week, you are looking for some awesome earth-shattering, off-the-charts ideas. Now I am going to surprise you by telling you one of the most awesome administrative skills you can work on is being brilliant at the basics. It doesn’t matter how long you have worked in the administrative profession. Designed by Freepik.
Are conferences for administrative professionals beneficial enough for you to go?
MARCH 7, 2014
Do you think it’s beneficial to attend an administrative or executive assistant-focused conference? The post Are conferences for administrative professionals beneficial enough for you to go? by MARY ELLEN SLAYTER on MARCH 6, 2014 8:33AM. in ADMIN PRO FORUM.
12 Days of Christmas Webinar: Goal Setting & Branding for 2017
DECEMBER 2, 2016
HANDOUT DOWNLOAD: day-2-goal-setting-and-professional-image-handout. CERTIFICATE DOWNLOAD: certificate-of-attendance-goal-setting-and-professional-image. In this brief webinar with Office Dynamics, we cover quick and impactful tips on goal setting and branding.
Assistants Are Simply The Best
APRIL 2, 2016
The team at Office Dynamics International is ecstatic to work with administrative professionals around the globe every day of the year. This year we’re celebrating the administrative profession with our annual blog-a-thon in honor of administrative professionals.
Strategies for Advancing Your Career in Administrative Services
APRIL 18, 2017
For some, it involves climbing to the next level, becoming a “senior” support staff member or an administrative manager. If you’re still struggling with time management, organization, professional presence, and communication, focus on amplifying your skills in these key areas. You’re invited to join the FREE Eat Your Career Resource Library where you’ll gain immediate access to dozens of tools to advance your professional skills and achieve career fulfillment.
Solution for Major Travel Planning Pain Points
APRIL 7, 2017
Travel planning is infamous for being a huge time, patience, and sanity suck for administrative professionals. Administrative professionals are the second largest employment group in the United States and nearly every single admin doubles as a travel agent. TRAVO is a trip planning and booking tool created specifically for administrative professionals.
Today’s Administrative Assistant Has Power
APRIL 26, 2017
For the first time in history, the administrative professional’s job description hints at the full engagement of cognitive powers. As an administrative or executive assistant, your power will come from your brilliance! Several years ago at the Office Dynamics Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence , we had 249 assistants collaborate on how an assistant could add more value at work when he or she is already adding value.
Teamwork Strategies for Administrative and Executive Assistants
APRIL 19, 2017
In April, we honor administrative around the world for one full week. When administrative professionals work together. So what can you do to promote teamwork and collaboration across your administrative community? Whether there are two administrative professionals in your office or 200, joining forces with your administrative peers will contribute to greater success for your organization. Designed by Freepik.
12 Days of Christmas Webinar: The Organized Admin with Julie Perrine
DECEMBER 9, 2016
Get ready to go from chaos to control with the excellent tips that Julie Perrine shares in this free webinar. Watch The Organized Admin Webinar Replay. Webinar Resources & Downloads. Download the Chat Archive: Day 7 Chat Archive 12 Days.
What the Administrative Professionals Think About Joan Burge "Takin It to the Streets!"
OCTOBER 18, 2010
Last week I received a cool message about two administrative professionals who attended the Joan Burge, "Takin It to the Streets" one-day workshop. I am also very delinquent in submitting this article, but the topic is still relevant because, as I explained to my manager when I submitted my request form to attend the one-day seminar, “Joan is the ROCK STAR of the administrative professional profession”.
Silvia isn’t just an admin, an appreciation letter
APRIL 3, 2016
Why not take a few moments during our blog-a-thon for the administrative profession to highlight YOUR stories and why we’re here? We’re taking time during our blog-a-thon to spotlight professionals like Silvia who would like to share their stories with our readers.
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. The following post was originally published at ColetteCarlson.com and is shared with permission from the author. “I’ve
Joan and Jasmine Headed To Ohio To Teach The Mastering Exceptional Self-Leadership 2 Day Mega Training Event For Administrative Professionals
APRIL 9, 2014
Jasmine and I are on our way to Columbus Ohio to teach the Mastering Exceptional Self-Leadership 2 day mega-training event for administrative professionals. We had 41 executive and administrative assistants attend from some top companies in Silicon Valley.
Strategies for Advancing Your Career Outside of Administrative Services
APRIL 25, 2017
My good friend and fellow expert in the administrative field, Julie Perrine, has a saying that goes something like this, “In admin, you can start here and go anywhere!”. She’ll be at the annual Conference for Administrative Excellence this year and she is an absolute wealth of knowledge and insight. But back to the point: Being an administrative professional, the world is your oyster. Database Administrator. Get Involved in Professional Associations.
What do you look for in an administrative professionals conference?
APRIL 18, 2013
What are the types of things YOU look for in an administrative professionals conference? Whatever your journey may be when it comes to administrative professionals training we are always here to support you.
Joan’s Greatest Administrative Secrets Revealed!
APRIL 3, 2017
April is one of my favorite months because, here at Office Dynamics, we get to celebrate the wonderful accomplishments of those in the administrative profession! In case you are not aware, Administrative Professionals Week is April 24 – 28. If someone is doing something or saying something that is unacceptable to you, then you need to speak up in a professional and assertive manner. The post Joan’s Greatest Administrative Secrets Revealed! Welcome to April.
Why This Blog-a-Thon Will Change Your Career
APRIL 1, 2016
Welcome to April, a month that can change your career if you’re an administrative professional. We love this time of year, it’s time to shine the spotlight on our favorite office professional, you, the assistant.
NOT, “Just An Admin!”
APRIL 6, 2017
Then one day I discovered that every admin is valued and the true value of the profession of the administrative assistant! I was a highly respected professional. I know my story is all too familiar for other administrative assistants. Administrative assistants go above and beyond and take on new assignments with little to no background, training or experience. Administrative assistants are the ultimate business partner and that is why YOU are valued!
Why Being An Executive Assistant Is A Rewarding Career
APRIL 26, 2016
In honor of Administrative Professionals Day, I want to share my thoughts on why I believe being an executive assistant is a rewarding career. I hear managers or Human Resource Professionals say it doesn’t take any special skill to be an administrative assistant.
How to Impact Your Work by Rephrasing What You Say
APRIL 19, 2016
I was going to be gone for a few days to conduct an administrative training program. Since that time, I have been teaching executive assistants, secretaries, and administrative assistants to change their question. 8 Little Words Make a BIG Difference.
Want to be More Proactive? Avoid These 3 Common Enemies
APRIL 4, 2017
Most administrative professionals understand that being proactive is an absolute must. The ability to be proactive is rare, even amongst the most experienced professionals. If you’re interested in learning more about how to be proactive, grab The Proactive Professional : How to Stop Playing Catch Up & Start Getting Ahead by Chrissy Scivicque.