Administrative Professionals Day Gifts

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Where would you be without your administrative assistant? This coming Administrative Professionals Day I want to challenge you when it comes to thinking about a gift. Flowers and lunches are a lovely gift, but they don’t last! Books are another great gift.

Administrative Professionals’ Week

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million administrative professionals in the USA. I’d like to acknowledge all the great administrative assistants, executive assistants, and the more than 40+ titles that represent the group that holds organizations together.

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? So I can give you some good advice to make your gift-hunting easier. What are the ideal Administrative Professional’s Day Gifts?

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. Maybe you were considering a gift certificate to your assistant’s favorite restaurant or spa. While those might be lovely gifts, they don’t really have the same impact as the gift of education.

Administrative Professionals Day Gifts – What They Really Want

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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.

Administrative Professionals Day is Just Around the Corner

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Administrative Professionals Week and Day will soon be upon us. Here at Office Dynamics, we love to celebrate administrative professionals of all walks of life in a big way. For Executives: Give the gift that lasts. Flowers are a lovely gift, but they don’t last!

Revolutionary Insights Into Self-Leadership for Administrative Professionals

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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!

Welcome to Office Life (for administrative professionals)

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Everything from thank you letters from workshop attendees to every single ad we ran to special little gifts from clients. Spearhead a cost-saving project, provide a new service, start an administrative team. Have you ever taken the time to go back through old pictures?

Administrative Professionals Day Gifts

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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. Giving a book is a long-lasting gift.

Administrative Professionals Day Gift List for 2013

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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?

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Professional. Administrative Professional.

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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.

Becoming Real, Gifts from Wise Administrative Professionals

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I have met thousands of people in my career as a training professional over the past 20+ years , and it is those REAL individuals who truly make a profound impression on others. One of my favorite stories is the children's book, The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams Bianco.

Gift Ideas for Administrative Professionals Day

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In my conversations with clients and other business professionals, they are already telling me some of their ideas for events and gifts to give their administrative professionals in April. Do you think it's too early to think about APW or APD? Not so.

Gift Ideas for Administrative Professionals Day

Office Dynamics

In my conversations with clients and other business professionals, they are already telling me some of their ideas for events and gifts to give their administrative professionals in April. Do you think it's too early to think about APW or APD? Not so.

Ideas for Administrative Professionals’ Week

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what do I think would be a good gift idea for an assistant on AP Day? Here are a few things I think would be good gifts: · Paid membership to an administrative assistant professional association · Educational opportunities · Donation to a charity in admin’s name · Gift certificate · Luncheon either catered in the office or at a restaurant · Flowers · Saying thank you · Getting us a coffee.

What NOT to get your assistant this year for administrative professionals day

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What NOT to get your assistant this year for administrative professionals day. I say capable because I feel that administrative professional’s day is a day about acknowledging someone who does a great job for your organization and deserves a little extra recognition.

Administrative Professionals Day is coming … are you ready?

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There is one “To Do” your administrative assistant can’t help you with … remembering Administrative Professionals Day, Wednesday, April 25! At Office Dynamics International, we know administrative professionals because that is our singular focus: providing superior, proven, trusted training and resources to build synergy and success!

Tips For a Memorable Office Gift Exchange

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Organizing an office gift exchange can be an opportunity to create meaningful memories with your coworkers, or, as a recent article on The International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) blog makes clear, a potential minefield of stress and unintentional offense.

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Administrative Assistant Gift Ideas

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Have you ever considered giving a gift to an administrative peer? What about your administrative team council members? One of the best gifts you can give is the gift of education. The holidays are here!

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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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Administrative Assistant Gift Ideas

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Have you ever considered giving a gift to an administrative peer? What about your administrative team council members? One of the best gifts you can give is the gift of education. The holidays are here!

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Book for Executive Assistants on Amazon Best Seller for 2 Years

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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. Provides seasoned professionals’ best ideas!

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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! Bonus: booking reservations through Open Table earns users Dining Points which can be used to redeem things such as a Dining Rewards Gift or an Amazon gift card.

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Joan’s Greatest Administrative Secrets Revealed!

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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. They want a long-lasting gift. Welcome to April. Wow, where is the time going?

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Why This Blog-a-Thon Will Change Your Career

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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.

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Leading Administrative Training Company Donates Program to Deserving Organizations

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Office Dynamics International awarded two organizations its Star Achievement Series ® training program (Level 1) in support of Administrative Professionals. Two organizations rose to the top, but both appeared equally deserving of the gift.

5 Ways to Thank the Assistants Who Help You Succeed

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Did you know Administrative Professionals Week is April 20 – 24? I love celebrating Administrative Professionals Week because it gives me a chance to thank my own assistant for everything she does to help me be even more successful. Give a meaningful gift.

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

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Did you have the most incredible Administrative Professionals’ Week this year? Office Ninjas offered daily flash give aways and they had some really incredible gifts. Business Management Daily had a daily free download or gift. Wow, what a fabulous April!

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Is Your Company Secretly Failing At Employee Recognition?

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April 14, 2015 / PRNewswire / — With Administrative Professionals Week ( April 19-25 ) approaching, many members of the office support team will receive special acknowledgment for their contributions.

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Peer Synergy: 5 Powerhouse Strategies For Creating Administrative Peer Power

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When you are trying to create change, whether in a process or for the administrative community in your organization, it is much easier to be persuasive when there is a group. An Administrative Team enjoying a formal event together. What are the qualities of a great administrative team?

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5 Powerhouse Strategies for Creating Administrative Peer Power

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When you are trying to create change, whether in a process or for the administrative community in your organization, it is much easier to be persuasive when there is a group. You create synergy with your administrative peers when you show a sincere interest in them.

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How to Optimize Your Career By Utilizing Your Talents

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Optimization is like administrative skills and attitudes on steroids (in a good way!). I have all the tools and answers to help administrative professionals be successful. Don’t be influenced by people who might be negative about the administrative profession.

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5 Ways To Amplify Your Personal Brand

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No one has your unique set of skills, gifts and ideas. You should be able to answer these 2 questions: A company would hire you (or promote you) over another event professional because? The world needs that special gift only YOU have. Judi is an expert on personal branding who helps professionals learn how to expand their network, embrace fear and get a competitive edge. Judi will be speaking at our 24th Annual Conference For Administrative Excellence in October.

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Be Bold Enough To Be An Owner

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Strategic Thinker : use their gifts to further the company and its initiatives. Do You Have An Owner’s Mentality? Hello from my office to yours. Did you know that you do not have to own your own business to have an “owner’s” mentality?

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

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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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An Innovation Mindset: More Curious Than Certain

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Recently I was trying to decide on some cool raffle prizes for an event, and I ran my list of ideas past my coworker, Barb—Amazon.com gift cards? Learn more about Annette Brown , 2016 Conference for Administrative Excellence Speaker. Author: Annette Brown.

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10 Questions To Find The Perfect Venue

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For a chance to win a gift certificate to Peerspace, share your comment below! Administrative Professionals Week Communication Skills Cost Effective Organizational Skills Workplace Tools checklist for events event planning finding the perfect venueSo, you’re doing an event?

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Bosses Day - October 16

The Office Professionals Place

The Office Professionals Place by Elite Office Concepts The purpose of this blog is to educate, enlighten, motivate, inspire, and strengthen office professionals to grow in their professional development.

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Now that is dedication.Executive Assistant donates kidney to her.

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 28 December, 2009 Now that is dedication.Executive Assistant donates kidney to her boss My assistant sent me a link to a story about an Executive Assistant in British Columbia, Canada, who gave the gift of life by donating a kidney to her boss. A nice Christmas gift to her boss who is a dad of five children.

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18 Books Every Administrative Assistant and Executive Assistant Should Read

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Office Dynamics has put together a list of books for administrative assistants and executive assistants that will help you with your professional development and personal life. Joan’s Greatest Administrative Secrets Revealed by Joan Burge.

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Dreams Do Come True

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I spent years devoting myself to writing an impressive in-depth curriculum for administrative professionals of all levels and all walks of life. Take your work, your gift, seriously. Dreams do come true and I am so excited this week that I can hardly contain myself.

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Conference for Administrative Excellence – Gala Event

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Since administrative professionals are usually the ones planning events, managing catering, speakers, binders, and AV/tech, it was wonderful to celebrate their learning achievements through a great event celebrating each of them as a stellar assistant!

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Florida here I come!

Laughing all the Way to Work

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. Not surprisingly, many of the comments, including mine, were in favour of a chance to go on paid professional development. This summer I will be presenting at the AdminPro Forum 2016 in Florida and am really looking forward to it.

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