Happy Administrative Professionals Day
APRIL 23, 2014
The bar has been raised over and over the past two decades and today’s administrative professional is valued as a vital contributor.
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).
Welcome to Office Life (for administrative professionals)
JUNE 8, 2015
Titles are virtually meaningless in today’s team-oriented, decentralized organization. I have a storage space filled with boxes of memories.
Happy Administrative Professionals Week! An Admirable Profession
APRIL 20, 2015
Administrative Professionals Week – Celebrating An Admirable Profession. 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. What is happening in your own organization?
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. It takes being proactive and organized.
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. Improve Your Serve. what might you answer? It’s a simple as that.
3 Tips for Organizing Your Executive & Team Members
APRIL 20, 2016
A person’s personality type and strengths have a big effect on the way he or she manages time, and the person gets and stays organized.
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?
Leading Administrative Training Company Donates Program to Deserving Organizations
MARCH 30, 2016
As a pioneer in the field, Office Dynamics has been a vocal advocate for the education of Administrative Professionals for over 25 years.
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.
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 asked for and received permission to lead a small group of administrative assistants within my company in quarterly professional development and best practices sharing sessions.
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. The Travo Team. and many more!
3 Tips to Organize Your Executive & Team Members
JANUARY 26, 2016
3 Tips for Organizing Your Executive & Team Members. So identifying a person’s style preferences before you help them get organized is key.
Why The Administrative Profession Is A Career Of Choice
APRIL 29, 2016
In honor of Administrative Professionals Day, I want to share my thoughts on being an executive or administrative assistant.
How to Master The Art of Supporting Multiple Managers
APRIL 8, 2016
Let’s face it—the work of an administrative professional is never ending. This article has been shared by permission from the author. .
Today’s Admin Needs to Become a Mobile Office Pro
APRIL 25, 2016
Like any file storing system, you should create folders to organize your files. It’s all in the apps. Microsoft. Know Your Mobile Device.
Three Ways To Be A Career Assistant
JUNE 8, 2016
We can address your questions about the administrative profession and get your insights in the process. Who is a career assistant?
Monday Motivators: School Is Never Out for the Career-Minded Administrative Professional
AUGUST 11, 2013
And while I am the “teacher” in the classroom training administrative assistants and executive assistants, I learn as much from them as they do from me. Because I am on site at various industry locations, I am able to stay abreast of what is going on in the business world and at larger organizations. Happy Monday!
Just the Savvy Ones. Recognizing Career Love.
APRIL 24, 2016
It’s Administrative Professionals Week 2016. Administrative Professionals are needed all over the world. Fantabulous.
Take Your Seat … At The Executive Table
APRIL 22, 2015
Administrative Professionals leading in the 21st-century. Debbie Gross, CEA, has over 20 years of experience in the administrative field.
Building the Partnership with Your Executive: Are You a Center of Influence?
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
High-quality assistants can be a distinct competitive advantage for executives and the organizations they serve. As one Fortune 500 CEO puts it, “Administrative Assistants are the center of influence.” You will experience greater professional growth and financial incentives. So, what does that mean for you?
I am proud to be an “EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT…because miracle worker is not a job title”!
APRIL 10, 2016
I’ve been a professional assistant my entire life. Wow, an organization that was actually focused on administrative professionals!
Email Expectations: Getting Executives and Assistants to See Eye-to-Eye
APRIL 21, 2016
While this is completely normal at the Executive level, it’s less standard in the Administrative world.
The Admin’s Guide to Organizing Digital Files
DECEMBER 18, 2015
The Admin’s Guide to Organizing Digital Files By Julie Perrine. Parking Permit Administration. Organize Your Digital Filing Cabinet.
Tips for Planning Someone Else’s Travel
APRIL 28, 2016
Planning travel for others is no simple matter and administrative professionals know this better than anyone else! Flight Preferences.
For Administrative Professionals, Efficiency Is the Name of the Game: Utilizing Automated Services
JUNE 6, 2013
For Administrative Professionals, Efficiency Is the Name of the Game: Utilizing Automated Services.
5 Reasons Why Office Admins are the New Power Job
APRIL 20, 2016
It’s no secret that admin professionals rack up tons of knowledge on dozens of office topics and that no two days are ever the same.
The Future of the Administrative Profession
APRIL 28, 2015
The Future of the Administrative Profession – Surviving or Thriving? Changing the Lives of Administrative Professionals Since 1990.
Executive Assistants Celebrate Your Peers’ Success! [Admin Recognition]
APRIL 14, 2016
Far too often, administrative professionals have a reputation of displaying jealousy. Why didn’t they get recognition?” (It’s
How to Optimize Your Career By Utilizing Your Talents
APRIL 15, 2016
Optimization is like administrative skills and attitudes on steroids (in a good way!). Love your career. What does this mean to you? great!
The Top Skills Executives Want From Assistants Today
APRIL 28, 2016
The ability to organize and prioritize is right behind SMART! You have to organize to be able to know what is in front of you. I hope you are curious to learn more about the skills you need to truly be successful in the administrative profession. Here are some non-edited , direct quotes from them. See how you measure up.
5 Powerhouse Strategies for Creating Administrative Peer Power
APRIL 27, 2016
When administrative professionals work together, there is less duplication, resulting in savings to the company and increased profitability.
Expectations of Today’s Assistant
APRIL 4, 2016
Office Dynamics is all a buzz with the anticipation and excitement of Administrative Professionals Week the end of this month.
12 Days of Christmas Webinar: The Proactive Professional with Chrissy Scivicque
DECEMBER 16, 2016
Watch the Replay: The Proactive Professional with Chrissy Scivicque. Question & Answer with administrative expert, Joan Burge.
Handling Ethical Issues in the Workplace
APRIL 21, 2016
Assistants have touch-points at many levels in the organization and we often find ourselves encountering ethical dilemmas in the office.
4 Ways to Increase Professional Effectiveness
MARCH 7, 2016
Here were her four observations on how to increase professional effectiveness in the office. Be a hub of information, not a rest stop.
Have You Reached A Career Plateau? How to Regain Control
APRIL 26, 2016
Author: Shelagh Donnelly. Have you paused lately to assess where your career is going? Are you making progress, or have you plateaued? Think about it.
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.
10 Questions To Find The Perfect Venue
APRIL 27, 2016
They have helped hundreds of top companies organize inspiring offsites and corporate retreats. So, you’re doing an event? Great! Where?