Can Vocational Training Help In Redefining Success?

Dumb Little Man

75% of people say that financial independence is the biggest marker for adulthood, but it seems that reaching that goal is taking longer than ever. But there’s one path that has been overlooked by many and that path is vocational training. Source: Vocational Training HQ.

2019 219

Choosing Administrative Training That’s Right for You

Office Dynamics

As 2016 comes to an end, I hope you are working on your goals for your 2017 development. The challenge may come when you realize there are a plethora of training programs, conferences, webinars and other learning events for administrative assistants and executive assistants.

7 Hacks I Learned From James Bond

Dumb Little Man

Here are seven life hacks you can learn from the master spy himself: Only Follow the Rules That Suit You. In most cases, he lets the traitor live — because he understands that revenge is a bad motivation and an even worse goal. Goals Lifehacks

2019 278

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

Administrative Training Sources – Friends of Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics

We recently posted a blog that listed free training sources we provide; 6 Free Training Sources for Administrative and Executive Assistants. Please visit her site and learn how you can improve your writing skills.

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

Office Dynamics

In this brief webinar with Office Dynamics, we cover quick and impactful tips on goal setting and branding. Watch the webinar replay, Goal Setting and Branding for 2017. Resources From the Goal Setting Webinar. Special Offer From the Goal Setting Webinar.

2017 217

New Training and Resources to Office Dynamics in 2019

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics International is the global industry leader in the development and presentation of sophisticated executive and administrative assistant training, coaching, and resources. CLICK HERE to learn more. See our first two questions here: Ideas for Personal Goals?

2019 184

What is the Difference Between an Administrative Conference and Administrative Training?

Office Dynamics

With the plethora of offerings for administrative training and development, there is also a lot of confusion. I’d like to help you understand better so you can stop asking yourself “what is the difference between an administrative conference and administrative training?”

2019 184

How To Learn To Trust Your Gut Again

Dumb Little Man

It’s there to help keep your goals on track and remind you of what matters most for your future — be it prosperity, happiness, or health. This could be a signal that though a decision seems “logical,” it may not actually be conducive to your long-term goals.

2018 246

Avoid Decision Fatigue: Learn The Steps for Effective Delegation

Dumb Little Man

Immediate-Satisfaction Seeker: Takes impulsive shortcuts that favor short-term goals. Learning the steps for effective delegation can help you refocus on your long-term goals. Specialized employees whose replacements might need additional training can cost even more.

2018 229

The 3 Simple Reasons Why Goals, Diets and Relationships Fail

Dumb Little Man

You’ve set a plan with your goals in mind. You’ve jacked in the diet, quit pursuing a goal, or have decided that it wasn’t going to work anyway with this person. Goals HappinessYou’ve chosen a new diet.

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Real World Advice for Reaching Your Goals [free webinar]

Office Dynamics

Are you struggling with reaching your goal? Or are you one of the 16% of assistants who don’t have a goal for themselves at all? We’re here to help you achieve your goals with this real-world advice on goal setting and goal getting with administrative expert, Joan Burge.

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How to Get More Out of Professional Development Training: [Part 1] Getting Leadership Approval

Eat Your Career

My number one goal is to help ensure that participants get a TON of value from their training. Part 3: Leveraging Learning. After all, if you can’t get approval from your leaders to participate in training, little else matters. What are the learning objectives?

2017 151

4 Powerful Ways To Stay Motivated And Reach Your Goals Through Tough Times

Dumb Little Man

If you want to feel motivated in the long term, choose a goal with your heart. Dig inside yourself and get in touch with the vision that you have behind your goal. Go after goals which are genuinely yours and you will find plenty of motivation to make them happen. See Also: How to Set Personal SMART Goals To Succeed. Align your habits with your long-term goals. I haven’t set any corresponding habit for my degree goal. Reassess your goals over time.

2017 159

Coaching vs. Consulting vs. Training vs. Freelancing: Which One Is Best For You?

The Solopreneur Life

Will I coach, consult, train, or freelance? Value can be delivered to clients through empowering (coaching), problem-solving (consulting), educating (training), or producing (freelancing). This starts with the coach asking clients to state their goal. Training=Instruction.

2010 285

How to Train Your Manager

Office Dynamics

Executive Assistants—How to Train Your Manager. While this is good news, you’re going to have to train your manager on better utilizing you and to maximize your time and talents! Learn to set boundaries. The goal is to get your manager to see the benefits.

The Importance of Supervisor Training and Development

Small Business CEO

Highly effective training is one way to support this goal. Options such as leadership training seminars or supervisor development programs will make the organization much more effective since it will help it comply with legal requirements, among many other things.

5 Olympic Training Secrets That Will Make It Impossible For Your Competitors To Keep Up With You

Dumb Little Man

And even if sometimes we feel like couch potatoes who can’t walk down the block without breathing heavy, there is much we can learn from these amazing athletes that we can apply to becoming top performers in our careers. Olympic athletes inspire and awe us.

2016 207

12 Amazing Life Lessons That You Can Learn Through Science

Dumb Little Man

But is there a common thread of wisdom that we can learn from science? I outline some of major life lessons that that I learned after working for a long time in a laboratory setting and engaging with science research up, close and personal. The year was 1928.

2013 285

Training On-line

Laughing all the Way to Work

My goal for this blog is to give good tips and ideas and occasionally put a smile on your face as you start your day!Lets I use a place based in Toronto, Canada called Last Minute Training. Training On-line 10 Things = Frustration "Mom, I'm sick!"

How To Train Your Brain

Brilliantly Better

It also monitors your energy levels sending stimuli of hunger (that would be the equivalent of re-fueling the planes), it does long-term planning (equivalent of upgrading the equipments and planes) or makes estimations (learning by example, for instance, after a plane collision).

Learn How to Manage Your Boss

Ian's Messy Desk

Supervisor recommendations carry a lot of weight when it comes to decisions about raises, promotions, training resources and even job references. Both parties need to co-operate in order to fulfil requirements and achieve goals. The workplace requires you keep up-to-date about developments in your field and improve your work skills through ongoing learning. Learn instead to become a team player and to strike a good balance between work and family responsibilities.

2012 167

Employee Training - A Wise Investment

Small Business CEO

If the manpower is weak, it is not possible to achieve the goals and plans of the company. 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.

Make Your Resolutions/Goals from a Customer/Client Perspective.

Productive & Organized

Tweet I have often said that New Year's Resolutions don't work and that you really should make solid goals instead.    So let's talk about goals instead of resolutions.    There are a bunch of different ways to create your goals

2010 241

Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training

Andrea Kalli

The Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training Program will equip you with the exact skills, knowledge and tools to be able to fully coordinate and implement your client’s Internet Marketing campaigns from start to finish! Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training Rating 3.00

2010 130

A Ballerina’s Story: How I Learned To Love My Body After Years Of Hating It

Dumb Little Man

Early in life, I learned to view my body as a sort of prison. While other little girls spent time playing and living carefree young lives, I struggled my way through ballet class– attempting to forcefully train my body to be graceful, obedient, and beautiful.

2016 208

Action Steps to Accomplish Your Goals | Internet Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

This article will give you action steps to help you move your goals from thoughts to concrete experiences. Keep reading to discover step by step instructions to help you formulate your goals and develop a plan which will help you achieve them.

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Business Success Lessons I've Learned (Part 1)

Virtual Moxie

The truth is, when I decided to create a company to train Virtual Assistants, I was scared to death :). And here's some of what I've learned about becoming successful in business--whether you have your own company, or you work for someone else: 1. Being successful requires focus -- both eyes on the vision and the goals. Too many cooks spoil the soup, dontchaknow, and it’s really impossible to learn, process, and implement the information garnered by several at once.

2012 204

How Goal Setting Works (For Me)

Brilliantly Better

But, as interesting as the trip may be, goals have their own importance. Let me share a personal story with you about some goals I set a few years ago. Although these are material goals, closely linked to money, I’m using these examples because they can be easily measured.

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Learning from Failure: How Making Mistakes Can Change Your Life

Productivity Bits

The depression that often manifests itself after failing at something – whether it’s a relationship, goal at work, or personal plan – can actually work in your favor. In an inspiring TED talk given by the human resources expert Ken Robinson, who often writes about education and the arts, Robinson discusses how our educational system has trained us to be afraid of making mistakes. Copyright © 2011 Guest Author. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post.

Monday Motivators: Family Values, Goals, Priorities

Office Dynamics

Both families should have shared values, identify their top priorities, have common goals and write a mission statement by which they live. For example, I value learning and education in the workplace and in my personal life. In my personal life, I like to be around other women who like to learn, grow, experience new things and look at life as an adventure. So I incorporate fun into all my training programs and Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence.

Goals 109

Create the Career and Life You Want

Office Dynamics

In fact, Jasmine Freeman just talked to me about how many assistants are interested in learning about setting goals and mapping out a plan. You choose whether to see barriers and roadblocks as tests of your commitment to your goal or a “sign” that you should give up.

2016 149

6 Ways to Bring Your Lifetime Dreams to Fruition

Office Dynamics

After doing our research and taking other necessary steps, we are holding the first Learning at Sea for Executive Assistants and Administrative Assistants in March 2017. So what made me finally pull the trigger for the Learning at Sea experience?

2016 135

Virtual Assistant Training – VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp 2010

Andrea Kalli

Summer is one of the best times for me to catch up on my learning, so this summer I’ve decided to go to camp! Check out the great online training lineup for the VAClassroom Summer Skill Camp – and bring along your camp songs!

2010 141

Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training | Internet Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

The Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training Program will equip you with the exact skills, knowledge and tools to be able to fully coordinate and implement your client’s Internet Marketing campaigns from start to finish! Internet Marketing Specialist 2010 Training Rating 3.00

2010 130

Sales Training Series: The Psychology of Selling

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

Teachers – we rely on you to sell ideas and the importance of learning with such conviction that our kids make it through 10+ years of school without any “buyers remorse”. You’ll learn detailed specifics on the Art of Instant Rapport.

Executive Assistant Training on the Rise

Office Dynamics

I’m happy to say that we have seen an increase in interest from companies who want to provide some type of training for their administrative professionals later this year. The end of July and August is when you should start to pull together your goals and recommendations for either bringing a program on site or attending a conference or workshop such as our World Class Assistant. Here are some things you need to keep in mind: Be specific as to what type of training you want.

2009 102

How to Get the Most Out of Your Upcoming Administrative Conference

Office Dynamics

This is a training-industry conference and is one of the big ones. This is the first time I am attending this particular training industry event which is mostly focused on learning technologies. And to top it off, to figure out which sessions I want to attend, I have to click on each session title to learn about the session. 4 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Upcoming Administrative Conference: Have a goal in mind for the learning event.

2017 121

Executive Assistant Training on the Rise

Office Dynamics

I’m happy to say that we have seen an increase in interest from companies who want to provide some type of training for their administrative professionals later this year. The end of July and August is when you should start to pull together your goals and recommendations for either bringing a program on site or attending a conference or workshop such as our World Class Assistant. Here are some things you need to keep in mind: Be specific as to what type of training you want.

2009 100

Featured Soloist Dr. Shannon Reece: “You Never Stop Learning”

The Solopreneur Life

Whether she is looking for a kitchen table operation, or a larger enterprise, my goal is to get her get from zero to launch in a niche that maximizes her unique gifts. What is a mistake that you made that you have learned from? And frankly, you never stop learning as you go.

2011 169

5 tips for Sourcing Employee Training for Small Businesses

The Small Business Blog

6 days ago RT @ WinWeb Focus on Your Small Business Goals - [link] 6 days ago Perluondo: "They're exactly the demographics I'm looking for." Ask corporations – often they have training courses or accreditation for their products. E-Mail me or follow me.

2009 130

Selecting the Conference or Training that is Right for You!

Office Dynamics

Because we offer so many learning solutions for administrative professionals and there are other companies also offering administrative seminars, I am frequently asked, "How do I determine what is best for me? Why do I want this training? What am I planning to do with what I learn after the program? In other words, the purpose isn't really to learn, it is to travel and have fun.). Can you only attend one conference or training event?

How to Make and Break Habits

Eat Your Career

As I’ve shared many times before, I am a total geek for goal setting. Habits are an interesting sub-set of goals. Over the past 6 months, for example, I’ve developed a new habit for morning workouts—and as a result, I’ve come closer to attaining several of my health and fitness goals.

2018 130