Tips for the Traveling Administrative Professional

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Administrative professionals are the superheroes of travel planning. The checklist below is split up into different sections of the trip: booking, planning, packing, and flying! Booking Your Trip. Booking your trip is probably the most stressful part of the planning process. Search for your loyalty program before you book. Book Hotels Direct: Most hotels don’t allow you to collect points through online travel agencies and websites.

Gift Ideas For Administrative Professionals Day

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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. Books, Audio Programs and more.

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Administrative Professionals Day Gifts – What They Really Want

Office Dynamics

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.

Time For Administrative Professionals To Stay Vigilant!

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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. Her latest book is: You’ve GOT To Be Kidding! The post Time For Administrative Professionals To Stay Vigilant! What if you had Donald Trump as a boss?

Happy Administrative Professionals Week! An Admirable Profession

Office Dynamics

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.

Administrative Professional’s Day Gifts

Office Dynamics

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?

Silvia isn’t just an admin, an appreciation letter

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Why not take a few moments during our blog-a-thon for the administrative profession to highlight YOUR stories and why we’re here? I attend your free webinars , receive the Monday Motivator emails and I have most of your books in my library!

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Book for Executive Assistants on Amazon Best Seller for 2 Years

Office Dynamics

Of course,what else would we expect of a book that was the outgrowth of a collaborative effort of 240 administrative and executive assistants who attended the Office Dynamics Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence in Las Vegas. WHO TOOK MY PEN. AGAIN?

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12 Days of Christmas Webinar: The Organized Admin with Julie Perrine

Office Dynamics

What was the inspiration for writing your new book, The Organized Admin? The Organized Admin , book by Julie Perrine. 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.

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Solution for Major Travel Planning Pain Points

Office Dynamics

Travel planning is infamous for being a huge time, patience, and sanity suck for administrative professionals. Hey, can you book me a trip to San Francisco next week?” Inevitably leads to, “Hey, can you book me a trip to San Francisco on my preferred airline, in an aisle seat, that gets me in on time to meet with John? Administrative professionals are the second largest employment group in the United States and nearly every single admin doubles as a travel agent.

Strategies for Advancing Your Career in Administrative Services

Office Dynamics

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.

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Today’s Administrative Assistant Has Power

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(Excerpt from Become an Inner Circle Assistant book, Joan Burge). 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! Being a top performer in the administrative profession is powerful. The post Today’s Administrative Assistant Has Power appeared first on Office Dynamics.

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Why The Administrative Profession Is A Career Of Choice

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In honor of Administrative Professionals Day, I want to share my thoughts on being an executive or administrative assistant. Being in the administrative profession is a career of choice. Comment below with why you choose to be an Administrative Professional.

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I am proud to be an “EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT…because miracle worker is not a job title”!

Office Dynamics

Dear Joan & Jasmine: Since I picked up your book “Who Took My Pen…Again?!” I’ve been a professional assistant my entire life. After reading your wonderful book, I realized I was gravely mistaken. At the end of the book, I was fortunate to find information on Office Dynamics.

2016 89

How to Choose Words with Intention Every Time

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When you know how to write with precision and accuracy, your professional reputation builds and your career can soar. Barbara McNichol is passionate about helping business professionals add power to their pen. Join the administrative blog-a-thon by commenting below.

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For Administrative Professionals, Efficiency Is the Name of the Game: Utilizing Automated Services

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For Administrative Professionals, Efficiency Is the Name of the Game: Utilizing Automated Services. After more than a decade of work with administrative professionals, it’s clear that their role has evolved and expanded significantly in recent years.

Tips for Planning Someone Else’s Travel

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Planning travel for others is no simple matter and administrative professionals know this better than anyone else! Booking the perfect flight is not as simple as one, two, click. Try to book the traveler in their preferred hotel chain.

Solutions to Travel Planning Problems

Office Dynamics

It’s almost enough to break the spirit of the most dedicated administrative professional! In this month’s webinar, administrative training expert Joan Burge is revealing the solution—a brand new way to ease the burden on you and ensure your executive is happy.

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Better Writing: When to Use “Like” vs. “Such As”

Office Dynamics

When you know how to write with precision and accuracy, your professional reputation builds and your career can soar. Barbara McNichol is passionate about helping business professionals add power to their pen.

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Strategies for Advancing Your Career Outside of Administrative Services

Office Dynamics

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.

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Executive Assistants Celebrate Your Peers’ Success! [Admin Recognition]

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Far too often, administrative professionals have a reputation of displaying jealousy. Or if an administrative peer was given a special award within your organization, send a congratulatory e-mail. Why not tell your administrative peers how much you appreciate them?

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

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In recognition of quality products and services used by corporate America every day, DeskDemon launched “Our Favorites – The Award” the first award program honoring the best of the best in office products and services voted on by those who know best, the administrative professional.

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How to Boost Your Professionalism Through Better Writing Webinar

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Whatever the reason, poor writing skills can really call your professionalism into question. Being overly wordy, repetitive and vague can also create the impression that you lack confidence and competence, and that can spell career disaster for any administrative professional.

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Why Use Active Verbs Instead of Passive?

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When you know how to write with precision and accuracy, your professional reputation builds and your career can soar. Barbara McNichol is passionate about helping business professionals add power to their pen.

2016 99

How to Develop Your Inner Circle, a Webinar Replay with Peggy Vasquez

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For years, Joan Burge has taught Administrative Professionals how to break into the management inner circle by embracing a powerful set of professional principles. You can view our past free webinar library of administrative training programs here.

2016 96

In Deep Gratitude-Serving the Administrative Profession Since 1990

Office Dynamics

It has been an honor and a privilege to serve all of you, whether we have met you in person, via a webinar or you have purchased one of our books. The post In Deep Gratitude-Serving the Administrative Profession Since 1990 appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2016 69

Have You Reached A Career Plateau? How to Regain Control

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Turn to peer networks, blogs and books to support your turnaround. Shelagh Donnelly is the founder and publisher of Exceptional EA ( [link] ), an online resource for administrative professionals that’s read in more than 130 countries. Author: Shelagh Donnelly.

2016 94

3 Tips for Organizing Your Executive & Team Members

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Julie Perrine, CAP-OM, is an administrative expert, author, speaker, and all around procedures pro. Julie has more than 20 years of experience in the administrative profession spanning several industries and serving in corporate and startup settings. By Julie Perrine.

2016 89

12 Days of Christmas Webinar: The Proactive Professional with Chrissy Scivicque

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Watch the Replay: The Proactive Professional with Chrissy Scivicque. Download Your Certificate of Attendance: Certificate-Of-Attendance-The Proactive Professional. Why do you think it’s important for administrative professionals to be proactive?

2016 62

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

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With April being Administrative Professionals Appreciation Month, I thought I would write a short note thanking you , Joan and the Office Dynamics team for all you do in promoting and supporting administrative professionals around the world! Jasmine –.

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10 Questions To Find The Perfect Venue

Office Dynamics

When you book be sure to back out how much load in/prep/build time you need, and how many hours the party will be and then load out, to determine your full needs. Their goal is to simplify the process of finding and booking space for meetings and events. So, you’re doing an event?

2016 83

5 Ways To Amplify Your Personal Brand

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books! Imagine how much your life will change if you are reading 19 life, business and personal development books a year. You should be able to answer these 2 questions: A company would hire you (or promote you) over another event professional because? Volunteer to lead the next sales or team meeting to share that really cool idea you learned from the last book you read or the last industry conference you attended. “In a crowded marketplace, fitting in is a failure.

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Don’t Let Fear Sink Your Career Webinar Replay

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References From The Webinar: Underneath It All Book. Admin Assistant Training Career Management Self Development Uncategorized administrative assistant executive assistant fear free webinar Learning at Sea training for administrative professionals workplace fearOur free webinar series includes a free webinar offered each month. In this month’s program we covered the topic: Don’t Let Fear Sink Your Career.

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Creative Thinking Administrative Professional

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Annual Blog-a-thon for Administrative Professionals. We are holding 4th Annual Blog-a-thon for the Administrative Profession. To learn more about the blog-a-thon and how you can win great prizes check out the Administrative Professional's Blog-a-thon Page for the full message.

Personal Growth Is Your Responsibility

Office Dynamics

<Guest Blog Post by Judi Moreo> One of the biggest assets any Administrative Assistant can have is the understanding that her personal growth is her responsibility. See Judi at the 22nd Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence [The Resilient Assistant].

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The Networked Administrative Professional

Office Dynamics

Today our excerpt is from the book, Who Took My Pen … Again? Join a professional group relevant to your profession or industry. Follow up after the meeting with an email, and forward whatever book title or information you agree to provide when you met them. •

Professional. Administrative Professional.

Office Dynamics

Did he say it because I was an administrator, or because I was female? The remark wasn’t directed at another attorney, just the lone female administrative professional seated at that table. James Bond” it seems I should preface myself by saying, “Professional.

OFFICE DYNAMICS CONFERENCE RECAP PART I: AN EVENT OF DISTINCTION BEGINS

Office Dynamics

After so much anticipation, the Office Dynamics Conference, titled the 21st Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence , opened on Tuesday evening September 30th with the Social Fusion Mixer. Stay tuned for Part 2 of our administrative professionals conference recap!

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Administrative Professionals Day Gifts

Office Dynamics

Administrative Assistant Gifts! It might only be mid-March, but Administrative Professionals Day will be here before you know it (April 25, 2012). Now is the time to start looking for that perfect gift for your administrative peers, your assistants, or your entire administrative professional community. At Office Dynamics International, we are already receiving requests for hundreds of copies of our brand new book, Who Took My Pen.

Happy Administrative Professionals' Day!

Laughing all the Way to Work

Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too! © Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 22 April, 2009 Happy Administrative Professionals Day!