Celebrating Administrative Professionals

Office Dynamics

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.

Tips for the Traveling Administrative Professional

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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.

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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!

The Administrative Professional: A Vital, Yet Overlooked Contributor

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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.

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.

Social Media Revolution for the Administrative Professional

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How about a fun Friday video? This is a YouTube video so if you aren't able to view it, there may be a Firewall issue. I have had some requests for this video - so here it is! Enjoy the video. Hello! Jasmine Freeman here with today's post.

What’s the Difference? Career Advancement vs. Career Progression (Video)

Eat Your Career

This video is an excerpt from a live training webinar hosted by Chrissy Scivicque, Career Coach & Corporate Trainer. The full video and worksheet are available in the Career Success Library. The topic of this webinar was, “Career Advancement for Administrative Professionals.”

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How to Focus with an “Open Door” Policy (Video)

Eat Your Career

This video is an excerpt from a live Q&A session with Chrissy Scivicque, Career Coach & Corporate Trainer. The full video is available in the Career Success Librar y. The post How to Focus with an “Open Door” Policy (Video) appeared first on Eat Your Career.

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Is It Okay to Talk About a Former Boss? (Video)

Eat Your Career

This video is an excerpt from a live Q&A session with Chrissy Scivicque, Career Coach & Corporate Trainer. The full video is available in the Career Success Librar y. How do I professionally respond to such an inquiry?” Video) appeared first on Eat Your Career.

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Social Media Revolution for the Administrative Professional

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How about a fun Friday video? This is a YouTube video so if you aren't able to view it, there may be a Firewall issue. I have had some requests for this video - so here it is! Enjoy the video. Admin Assistant Training Adminology Jasmine Freeman Networking Video Blog

Tips and Techniques for Assistants – Skevi Constantinou

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Our Tips and Techniques for Assistants video series focus on seasoned Assistant’s advice for success in the role. Each Assistant has a tremendous amount of knowledge to share with you, and we are proud to introduce their videos to you each week.

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Administrative Professional's Blog-a-Thon is Coming!

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Were you part of the first-ever Administrative Blog-a-Thon last April? The Blogs were well received and comments flowed heavily with much excitement and appreciation from the Administrative community. Office Dynamics has announced that they will hold their 2nd Annual Blogathon for Administrative Professionals in the month of April. Blogs will be in written and video form. It took place right here at The Joan Burge Blog !

Administrative Professional's Blog-a-Thon is Coming!

Office Dynamics

Were you part of the first-ever Administrative Blog-a-Thon last April? The Blogs were well received and comments flowed heavily with much excitement and appreciation from the Administrative community. Office Dynamics has announced that they will hold their 2nd Annual Blogathon for Administrative Professionals in the month of April. Blogs will be in written and video form. It took place right here at The Joan Burge Blog !

Think Like an Executive, Links for the Administrative Professional

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As I mentioned in my video blog earlier this week I am posting all the blogs this week and giving Joan a break from the extra responsibility this week. I feel as an administrative professional it’s so valuable when you are able to think like an executive (in addition to reading your leader’s mind). Hello! As promised, Jasmine Freeman here and getting a head start on Bosses Day (to come later this week).

5 Tips for Working Without Direct Supervision

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Many professionals are working from hom e for the first time. But, on the other end of the spectrum, it can be just as hard to work without any management at all—and that’s what a lot of people (especially administrative professionals ) are facing at the moment.

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Think Like an Executive, Links for the Administrative Professional

Office Dynamics

As I mentioned in my video blog earlier this week I am posting all the blogs this week and giving Joan a break from the extra responsibility this week. I feel as an administrative professional it’s so valuable when you are able to think like an executive (in addition to reading your leader’s mind). Hello! As promised, Jasmine Freeman here and getting a head start on Bosses Day (to come later this week).

How to Move from Administrative Assistant to Executive Assistant

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As a proud, former Administrative Professional and Executive Assistant, I pride myself on providing real-world career training and advice for the admin community. Obtain Additional Training and/or a Professional Certification. Being an Administrative Professional is tough!

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What the Administrative Professionals Think About Joan Burge "Takin It to the Streets!"

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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”. It would be hilarious to watch myself on video sometime!).

What the Administrative Professionals Think About Joan Burge "Takin It to the Streets!"

Office Dynamics

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”. It would be hilarious to watch myself on video sometime!).

12 Days of Christmas Webinar: Goal Setting & Branding for 2017

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This video will help prepare you for 2017 and it can’t help but put you in the holiday spirit, too. HANDOUT DOWNLOAD: day-2-goal-setting-and-professional-image-handout. CERTIFICATE DOWNLOAD: certificate-of-attendance-goal-setting-and-professional-image.

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How to create an internal Assistant network

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During the Virtual Summit October 2017, we had the amazing Simone White, Executive Assistant and Global Chair of GAIN – Administrative Professionals Network at BlackRock train our group of attendees on starting their own internal network for Assistants.

Core Administrative Skills Always Need Improving

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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.

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Time Management for Admins

Eat Your Career

This is an excerpt from a special report available in the Career Resource Library , a convenient and affordable training program featuring 100+ on-demand professional development resources for career advancers and administrative professionals.

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Tips for Planning Someone Else’s Travel

Office Dynamics

Planning travel for others is no simple matter and administrative professionals know this better than anyone else! TRAVO was designed to help admin professionals save time and keep the little details of trips organized.

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Three Ways To Be A Career Assistant

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We can address your questions about the administrative profession and get your insights in the process. Here are a few of the areas we cover in this video… What does that mean? Conference for Administrative Excellence (The Revolutionary Assistant), October 2016.

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Today’s Admin Needs to Become a Mobile Office Pro

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Mobility is changing how we work and live; blending personal and professional lives, apps and tools needed to work well across different devices, and employees expect—and are expected—to work from anywhere. Join Donna’s Free Webathon on Administrative Professionals Day, April 27.

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Solution for Major Travel Planning Pain Points

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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.

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Email Expectations: Getting Executives and Assistants to See Eye-to-Eye

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While this is completely normal at the Executive level, it’s less standard in the Administrative world. This post is part of our blog-a-thon in honor of administrative professionals. In the modern business world, email is a constant force pressing upon us.

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All the free training we offer in one place!

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Part of what we do is provide tools and services to administrative professionals to enhance the quality of their work-life that promote administrative excellence. However we aren’t able to reach every administrative professional with our our premium programs.

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Fun and Helpful Videos for Assistants

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Joan and I were talking yesterday and she was wondering - what ever happened to all those videos you recorded years ago? Take note, this was the first video series I ever did and I wasn''t a pro then, nor am I now. Administrative Assistants Event Planning Tips.

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How to Become A Valuable Employee

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Joan Burge, a renowned author and administrative expert, is the creator of the Star Achievement Series®, World Class Assistant™ Certificate Program, more than 40 customized workshops and seminars for administrative professionals and author of several books.

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How to Maximize Time with Your Children

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I decided not to let the kids play with their video games, I turned off my cell phone (NOTHING was more important than my children – whoever it was could wait), and any other distractions. Administrative Professionals Week Organizational Skills Problem Solving Time Management Uncategorized

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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.

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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 170

For Immediate Release: Experience the Extraordinary

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Effortless navigation provides essential information with clarity at this highly readable, solution-oriented website chock full of numerous helpful articles, free educational videos, whitepapers, case studies, an ebook, nearly 1,000 blog posts… and a spunky, happy approach to work and life.

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Teaching Your Assistant Yields Huge Return on Investment

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One of the most common challenges we hear from Administrative and Executive Assistants is this: “I’m underutilized.”. In the video below, Joan Burge shares some of her past experiences with this an Assistant. Are you teaching your assistant?

2016 168

Solutions to Travel Planning Problems

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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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Don’t Let Fear Sink Your Career Webinar Replay

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Simon Sinek (video). 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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10 Questions To Find The Perfect Venue

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For example, there needs to be enough power in the building for your sound, lighting, video vendors to tap into – otherwise you need a power generator? Check out a video from a hackathon Thermo Fisher recently held in one of their San Francisco locations: [link] 1VOGghL.

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Lead From Anywhere: How assistants can exemplify leadership

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Joan Burge, a renowned author and administrative expert, is the creator of the Star Achievement Series®, World Class Assistant™ Certificate Program, more than 40 customized workshops and seminars for administrative professionals and author of several books.

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6 Free Training Sources for Administrative and Executive Assistants

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Educational Video Library. Office Dynamics has a library of over 60 educational videos for administrative professionals. This gold mine of knowledge is constantly updated with new blogs that cover topics related directly to Administrative and Executive Assistants.

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Jasmine's Top 10 Tips for Administrative Success

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Many of you wanted me to share my top tips for success as an administrative professional. Top 10 Tips for Administrative Success. Now it's your turn, what are your success tips or at least your number one tip for success as an administrative professional today - please share in the comments section below. Admin Assistant Training Jasmine Freeman Video Blog

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Create Your Professional Development Plan Free Webinar

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Are you ready to create your professional development plan? Recorded Webinar: Create Your Professional Development Plan. Helpful Handouts & Downloads: Download Handout: Build-Your-Professional-Development-Plan-Webinar-Handout.

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