Confidence is key for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Having low self-esteem or confidence issues can be a real challenge in life, particularly in the office and particularly for assistants. Although not all of us are blessed with unwavering self-confidence (I certainly am not!) Confidence comes from knowing what you are really good at.

How Weight Training Will Affect You In The Long Run

Dumb Little Man

Both helped me to tone up some, but I found that I still didn’t feel confident in my health and certainly not my strength. The Benefits Of Weight Training. What I mentioned above were the short-term benefits of my weight training experiences. Weight Training: A Miracle Workout.

2019 281

Some training suggestions for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Quite often I am asked which courses I would recommend for assistants that are just starting in the profession and want to undertake some training to increase their skills and help them move up the career ladder. All of this means that we must, must, must attend training courses.

Totes emosh (emotional intelligence) training

Practically Perfect PA

One of the best training courses I have attended in my career was an introduction to NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) with specific training on emotional intelligence. So why is “totes emosh” training (sorry, I’m from Essex) useful for assistants?

Gain Confidence by Writing Down Your Ambitions

On The Job

The next time you''re feeling a bit down on yourself, you can regain your confidence — and make a good impression on others — if you take time to write down your aspirations and ambitions, a new study reveals. No one wants to admit that they''re not confident," she says.

How To Train for a Marathon

Dumb Little Man

The truth is that anyone can complete a marathon if he or she trains properly. He only needs to have the desire, time and the right tips on how to train for a marathon. “You can run a marathon without training properly, but you won’t enjoy the experience.” Other experts, like David Whitsett, author of The Non-Runner’s Marathon Trainer, suggest that beginners should have, at least, five months to train. The Training. Cross Training.

2017 153

Top Tips On Training Your Brain To Be Creative

Dumb Little Man

Think about all of life’s necessities that exist because of human innovation and you can see just how important it is that we all encourage and train our minds to be creative. You do not have to train your brain to think creative thoughts all the time.

2017 225

5 reasons every assistant should attend external training

Practically Perfect PA

There have been so many times over the years that I have received an email about a fantastic training course or conference that I would love to attend. It really is unheard of in any other profession: so why don’t assistants attend training courses?

2014 236

How Much Training Do You Really Need?

Step It Up VA Coaching

Is it really true that the more technical training and certifications you receive, the more valuable you are to clients? They don’t expect you to know everything, so have confidence in what you do know. If you think you need additional training , consider that it might be wise to instead focus on what you do best—and do it really well. If you want to have a certain specialty , yes, it helps to get good training, but there is another way. by Donna Toothaker.

Has Your Confidence Turned Into Arrogance?

On The Job

I know that confidence is needed in the working world. In other words, has your confidence turned into arrogance? Now, contrast that with the definition of confidence: "A feeling of assurance or certainty." We don't think we are arrogant, just confident.

2008 130

How Much Training Do You Really Need?

Step It Up VA Coaching

Is it really true that the more technical training and certifications you receive, the more valuable you are to clients? They don’t expect you to know everything, so have confidence in what you do know. If you think you need additional training , consider that it might be wise to instead focus on what you do best—and do it really well. If you want to have a certain specialty , yes, it helps to get good training, but there is another way. by Donna Toothaker.

4 ways to keep your confidence during a job hunt

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Wednesday, October 21, 2009 4 ways to keep your confidence during a job hunt I hear from a lot of people who are out of work. Read Think Confident.

More practical customer service training needed for Comcast

Dumb Little Man

The problem therein lies in customer service employees knowledge and training. In addition, why not enhance the Comcast experience by better serving the needs of Comcast employees who need better training when on the floor so they will be more confident when handling customers?

How to be confident in any situation

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

That just one more technique would guarantee that they’d feel ready and confident to face anything a client could throw at them. They often hunt around for the ultimate tool to learn and master… hoping they’ll then be confident in their abilities.

How To Train Your Brain

Brilliantly Better

How To Train Your Brain First of all, let me tell you that I was in search for something similar to Lumosity for a long time. Brain Exercises Just like physical exercise, brain training must be performed in a balanced way. Train Brain for Memory: Memory Matrix By far, my favorite game.

Technology Training Tuesday: Advanced Minute Taking & Excel Pivot Tables

Office Dynamics

Fight against your fear of taking minutes and learn to do it properly and with confidence. The post Technology Training Tuesday: Advanced Minute Taking & Excel Pivot Tables appeared first on Office Dynamics. Admin Assistant Training Career Management Technology Workplace Tools advanced minute taking continued learning excel pivot tables skills for assistants tech training technology for assistants webinar Advanced Minute Taking Workshop.

Employee Training - A Wise Investment

Small Business CEO

That is why staff training should be implemented so that your employees will get the chance to update their skills and learn more about your business. However, some companies resist employee training. The opportunity to create a well-trained team of employees must not be compromised.

Technology Training Tuesday: Advanced Minute Taking & Excel Pivot Tables

Office Dynamics

Fight against your fear of taking minutes and learn to do it properly and with confidence. The post Technology Training Tuesday: Advanced Minute Taking & Excel Pivot Tables appeared first on Office Dynamics. Admin Assistant Training Career Management Technology Workplace Tools advanced minute taking continued learning excel pivot tables skills for assistants tech training technology for assistants webinar Advanced Minute Taking Workshop.

How to Train Your Subconscious to Work With You to Reach Your Wildest Dreams

Productive & Organized

"Even better than that, with the new positive energy I was putting out, good things were coming my way, I had more confidence and started charging more. Did you know that research shows that the majority of our behavior is driven by our subconscious mind? 

2013 225

Feeling like a fraud at work

Practically Perfect PA

A few years ago I was working as a PA within a large team of highly qualified, talented and very very confident project management consultants. I’m sure we’ve all been there, feeling like a fraud at work and having a major crisis of confidence.

2017 217

Webinar Mastering Presentations: How to be Confident & Compelling in Front of Any Audience

Office Dynamics

Mastering Presentations: How to be Confident & Compelling in Front of Any Audience. You can walk into every presentation—big or small—absolutely confident that you'll be a hit. Whether you're leading a meeting of three people or giving a speech to 3,000, you'll learn how to develop key skills, including how to: Project confidence. About Your Speaker: Peter Rosselli is the president of Invisible Elephant, a California-based training and consulting firm.

2012 136

Personal And Professional Development With PRINCE2 Training

Small Business CEO

Of course, it’s important to invest in PRINCE2 training and certification, as this gives individuals and teams the understanding of the methodology. You’ll be confident that the documentation you’re creating is clearly worded, easy to follow and yet professional.

Silvia isn’t just an admin, an appreciation letter

Office Dynamics

An appreciation letter to Joan Burge, CEO and Founder, Office Dynamics International. We receive letters from executives and assistants about the impact of our work. In fact, we have hundreds of letters stored away here that we’ve never shared with you before.

2016 173

How to Raise Your Visibility at Work

Eat Your Career

About a year ago, I was hosting a training session on the topic of emotional intelligence. Show confidence. career advice confidence get noticed visibilityI asked the professionals in the room to shout out some of the feelings they experience on an average workday.

2018 141

11 Tips for Relaxing Your Mind

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Career Management Motivators Self Development commitment confidence courage doubts enjoy the moment fears focus letting go Live a BIG Life Monday Motivators relax staying power the 5 pillars the power of letting go tips to relax your mind trust

2014 233

Should I get certified as an administrative professional?

Office Dynamics

Here are just a few of the many benefits that may come your way after completing a professional certification: You build confidence! You’ll walk into any boardroom or office with confidence that you are more than capable to perform with excellence.

Book for Executive Assistants on Amazon Best Seller for 2 Years

Office Dynamics

by Joan Burge, Jasmine Freeman and Nancy Fraze continues to make the Amazon best seller list in it’s category of Secretarial Aids and Training. Infuses life with confidence! WHO TOOK MY PEN. AGAIN?

2014 186

What if you could truly relax and be patient?

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Career Management Motivators Self Development commitment confidence courage doubts enjoy the moment fears focus letting go Live a BIG Life Monday Motivators relax staying power the 5 pillars the power of letting go tips to relax your mind trust

2014 193

The Power of Letting Go

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Career Management Motivators Self Development commitment confidence courage doubts enjoy the moment fears focus letting go Live a BIG Life Monday Motivators relax staying power the 5 pillars the power of letting go tips to relax your mind trust

2014 169

Mind the Gap

Eat Your Career

You see, the London underground system (which they call the “tube”) has a looping announcement for passengers to “please mind the gap,” referring to the space between the train and the platform. So they simply stand there, on the training, letting it take them wherever it happens to be going.

2011 187

Relax and Let Go – The importance of being patient when things are taking too long

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Career Management Motivators Self Development commitment confidence courage doubts enjoy the moment fears focus letting go Live a BIG Life Monday Motivators relax staying power the 5 pillars the power of letting go tips to relax your mind trust

2014 141

How to Be Persuasive in the Workplace

Eat Your Career

Whether you’re looking to convince your boss that you need some additional training or you’re hoping to show an interviewer that you’re the best candidate for a job, persuasion is an essential tool for professional success. How much money do you want for that training course?

2011 189

11 Tips for Relaxing Your Mind

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Career Management Motivators Self Development commitment confidence courage doubts enjoy the moment fears focus letting go Live a BIG Life Monday Motivators relax staying power the 5 pillars the power of letting go tips to relax your mind trust

2014 130

Getting buy in from the boss

Practically Perfect PA

Have the confidence to take the lead, be proactive and have a conversation with your boss. If you request to attend a Training Day and they say that time away from the office is the main issue, then you need to make the conference seem as undisruptive as possible.

2017 213

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

Office Dynamics

Just as executives in the workplace have their team of advisors and confidants, so too should you. Take our survey if you are interested in having Office Dynamics International come to your city for a live training event.

2016 207

Why Certification and a Designation are Important for Executive and Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

You build confidence! You’ll walk into any boardroom or office with confidence that you are more than capable to perform with excellence. Of all the programs offered by other training companies that I’ve attended, World Class Assistant™ was much more comprehensive and intense.

2019 219

Time Management for the Modern Assistant

Office Dynamics

Starting each day with confidence, positivity, and passion for progress often equates to a successful day. The post Time Management for the Modern Assistant appeared first on Office Dynamics - Executive And Administrative Assistant Training.

2019 202

The Administrative Professional: A Vital, Yet Overlooked Contributor

Office Dynamics

A world where assistants are offered training and professional development opportunities without question. ” Most companies do not provide adequate resources or career-specific training, nor do they plan for succession of support for their top executives.

18 Books Every Administrative Assistant and Executive Assistant Should Read

Office Dynamics

This workbook offers detailed training on specific, proven techniques and strategies that will help you grow your professional skills and achieve your career goals. Successful Women Speak Differently: 9 Habits That Build Confidence, Courage, and Influence by Valorie Burton.

2019 251

What can assistants expect in 2013

Practically Perfect PA

Training. With the assistant role now encompassing so many varied tasks we should expect to see a rise in training for assistants in 2013. If you have been asked to take on additional work then expect to be trained in the new aspects of your job.

2013 272

How to turn an assistant into a career EA

Practically Perfect PA

I knew I could do more and I really wanted to but a lack of confidence in my role prevented me from stepping forward. My confidence crisis came to a head in the most unlikeliest of places – I was applying for a new assistant role. Confidence.

2013 284

Customer Relationships: Not Something You Can Set and Forget

Make or Break Moments

I have been going and doing my weight training three times a week and the cardio bike thing ever since. He told me how to fix the cardio workout – MAN WHAT A DIFFERENCE – and tomorrow he’s showing me a new weight training program.

2010 159

5 Reasons to Attend Office Dynamics World Class Assistant Course

Office Dynamics

Joan has more than four decades of experience in the administrative and training industry, with an emphasis on instructional design. This means you have a far better chance of retaining information and changing behavior after your training. #3: Boost your confidence and career.

2019 164