Choosing Administrative Training That’s Right for You

Office Dynamics

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. Our conference and World Class Assistant™ our very different learning events.

Gain Support from Your Executive for Training & Seminars

Office Dynamics

You read about a great seminar, workshop, or conference for administrative office professionals. For 20 years I was an assistant and I often had to persuade my executives to invest in administrative assistant seminars and conferences. Use the guidelines below to help you sell the seminar or conference to your executive. You need to continually learn and grow. Some assistants tell me they can only attend seminars that take place in their city or state.

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Gain Support from Your Executive for Training & Seminars

Office Dynamics

You read about a great seminar, workshop, or conference for administrative office professionals. For 20 years I was an assistant and I often had to persuade my executives to invest in administrative assistant seminars and conferences. Use the guidelines below to help you sell the seminar or conference to your executive. You need to continually learn and grow. Some assistants tell me they can only attend seminars that take place in their city or state.

2009 100

Your Case for Training: Adult Learning Retention Statistics

Office Dynamics

I haven’t been able to find this information on adult learning retention rates until now and I’m sharing it with you! For 25 years I have been teaching live workshops, seminars and training programs for executive and administrative assistants.

Create Your Own Free Lunch and Learn Sessions

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Create Your Own Free Lunch and Learn Sessions appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. Why not use one lunch-break per week as a lunch-and-learn session? You don’t have to spend a fortune on seminar sessions.

2013 205

I am proud to be an “EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT…because miracle worker is not a job title”!

Office Dynamics

As the years passed, I raised my children as a working Mom while adding new skills, learning new technologies, etc. There was obviously much more to learn. Share how continued growth and learning has impacted your own administrative career.

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Episode 258: What You Can Learn from Napoleon Hill with Jeffrey Gitomer

Productivityist

Known for presentations, seminars, and keynote addresses that are funny, insightful, in your face, real world, off the wall, and on the money. The post Episode 258: What You Can Learn from Napoleon Hill with Jeffrey Gitomer appeared first on Productivityist.

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Episode 258: What You Can Learn from Napoleon Hill with Jeffrey Gitomer

Productivityist

Known for presentations, seminars, and keynote addresses that are funny, insightful, in your face, real world, off the wall, and on the money. The post Episode 258: What You Can Learn from Napoleon Hill with Jeffrey Gitomer appeared first on Productivityist.

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2016 Administrative Conference Scholarship Winners Announced

Office Dynamics

Learn more about our upcoming event, a small number of seats remain, at www.officedynamicsconference.com. In 2014 we rolled out a scholarship program for the Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence.

2016 162

5 Powerhouse Strategies for Creating Administrative Peer Power

Office Dynamics

Learn simplification techniques from each other. Sometimes, it is just learning the basics about peers. I learned a great shortcut in Outlook. Coming together is better than fighting for your own agenda.

2016 155

Give Your Business a Boost with Continuing Education

Tips From T. Marie

So why is it that many of us are more than willing to spend money on software, computer equipment and all the physical trappings of business, but balk at spending anything on learning? There are many careers that require continuing education.

2011 151

4 Reasons You Should Get Out Of The Classroom

Office Dynamics

Most of my work is conducting onsite seminars for executive assistants and administrative professionals. It is so much more conducive to people learning, being open and creative. what is the value of learning at sea ?). Even with online learning, you have lots of distractions.

2016 138

6 Ways to Bring Your Lifetime Dreams to Fruition

Office Dynamics

Linda used to hold seminars for dentists on cruise ships. Well, I got very close to doing the seminar cruise but it never happened. So what made me finally pull the trigger for the Learning at Sea experience? We need “X” amount of attendees for the seminar cruise to take place.

2016 134

Assistant Certifications: free webinar replay & handout

Office Dynamics

We had an incredible webinar event with over 1,300 assistants registered to learn more about why, as an administrative professional, they should consider a career certification. We have listed each speaker and what the attendees will learn.

2015 233

The Most Important Trait To Boost Your Productivity

Productivityist

The key to advanced productivity lies in the power of learning. Back in 2011, I took the time to learn new techniques in Microsoft Excel through a course. The methods I learned there have gave me greater confidence and speed (i.e. The value of learning is very clear.

2015 107

How to Overcome Self-Help Fatigue and Make Inspiration Stick

Dumb Little Man

But I learned something else while researching why From the standpoint of generating lasting inspiration, our brains respond better to stories of conflict and struggle in the pursuit of something than they do to lists of motivational rules meant to bring bliss and success.

2013 285

4 Cures For Overcoming The Onset Of Mental Rigor Mortis

Dumb Little Man

Keep Learning People who work a job and who do additional study outside of their working hours attract advancement. Personally, I attend seminars, take online courses and position myself to learn new things at every opportunity. Development Goals Learning

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Organizing a Conference

Laughing all the Way to Work

Each time I organize an event I learn something. Tags: seminar event planning organizing to-do list Administrative Assistant conferences [Click to enlarge image - page 1] Organizing a conference can be fun! Really! I enjoy it.

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Practicing Principles of Persuasion

Office Dynamics

How will your executive benefit from you attending training or a seminar? Is your executive motivated by ROI (return on investment), the skills you will develop, or you learning from an acclaimed expert in the field? That in itself is a learning experience.

2015 223

Kiss That Frog!: 21 Ways to Turn Negatives into Positives

Ian's Messy Desk

The book distills, in an accessible and immediately useful form, what Tracy has presented in more than 5,000 talks and seminars with more than five million people in fifty-eight countries and what Stein has learned through thousands of hours of counseling people from all walks of life.

2013 220

24 Ways to Find a Date Offline

Dumb Little Man

If you’ve always wanted to learn how to sail, then join a group and learn. Attend a free seminar. Many businesses present free seminars to gain new clients such as brokerage firms, home improvement stores, and technology stores.

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Conference for Administrative Assistants – How to Get Your Executive’s Approval

Office Dynamics

That in itself is a learning experience. You need to continually learn and grow. Some assistants tell me they can only attend seminars that take place in their city or state. Learn what motivates your executive.

2019 232

Choosing the Best Administrative Assistant or Executive Assistant Conference

Office Dynamics

What new skills do you need to learn/develop? To network and meet new people Learn best practices from administrative peers Learn best practices from subject matter experts Do your research. What about post-class follow-up activities for ongoing learning?

2019 255

Re-inspire Yourself this Fall!

Step It Up VA Coaching

The new “school year” cycle signifies a clean slate, a time for learning, and growth – even for those of us who graduated years ago. Based on what you have learned from your assessments, what changes can you make right now to end the year on a high note? by Donna Toothaker.

2015 141

Re-inspire Yourself this Fall!

Step It Up VA Coaching

The new “school year” cycle signifies a clean slate, a time for learning, and growth – even for those of us who graduated years ago. Based on what you have learned from your assessments, what changes can you make right now to end the year on a high note? by Donna Toothaker.

2014 141

Teaching Your Boss to be the Boss

Laughing all the Way to Work

It quotes some very forward thinking law firms who run seminars for new associates on how to work with an assistant. Tags: working relationship with executive and assistant professional assistant learning to be boss Administrative Assistant I read an interesting article in Canadian Lawyer Associates magazine called "Here to Help" by Helen Burnett. It brings up the subject of young lawyers needing to be taught how to make the most of having an assistant.

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The Solution To Professional FOMO

Dumb Little Man

For example, a professional networking event can make you feel like you are missing out when you have to choose between two interesting seminars. No longer do professionals have to choose between two seminars they want to attend. Fear of missing out is such a strong phenomenon.

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Should You Consider Working In A Co-Working Space?

Dumb Little Man

Many co-working spaces organize special seminars where they invite guest speakers and industry leaders to share their experiences and give industry insights to help their members learn and progress. Learning. Learning in a co-working space can happen in a variety of ways.

2018 225

Starve the Dragon

Office Dynamics

When planning upcoming seminars, conferences and training – see how they line up and teach you strategies that you can bring back and implement in your workplace. Therefore, you need to invest in learning (even if your employer can’t support you).

2019 172

6 Ways to Set the Bar a Little Lower

Dumb Little Man

But when the $5,000 seminar ends and Tony gets whisked away in his private ‘copter, reality quickly resurfaces. What matters is learning to be true to yourself. Know Thyself… Always the best place to start… Learn to Chill. Learn to Enjoy Being Alone.

2019 236

Why personal development will make you miserable

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

I’ve relentlessly worked on my self via books, seminars, the internet and the rest. These people invested years and untold thousands attending seminar after seminar, always hoping the next one would finally complete them.

2013 112

Podcast 102: Use information

Clutter Coach

How about taking notes, on a seminar or a book? What’s clear and fascinating and motivating in your mind from the seminar you just took is going to fade and be crowded out by new demands on your attention. The poetically named Curve of Forgetting shows that we will forget about 40% of new learning over the first 24 hours. If you learned how to tune up a bike, find a friend and tune her bike up. If you learned to knit a hat, knit another one and another one.

2018 100

Face-to-Face Time with Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Tell him about upcoming seminars and workshops you would like to attend and why. So if you want to end your week on a high note and learn a few good quick tips, then follow our Office Dynamics Facebook page to get notifications or watch replays. SURPRISE! It’s me, Joan Burge.

2019 166

New speakers for the Virtual Summit

Practically Perfect PA

Jennifer now delivers workshops and seminars, as well as one-to-one coaching, for FTSE 100 clients across the UK and Europe, including Santander, Vodafone, Bupa, RBS and Asda.

2017 191

7 Habits of Highly Excellent People

Dumb Little Man

Learning never stops. Excellent people are always learning, reading, exposing themselves to new knowledge, new people, new contexts and developing their skills. If you’re like most people, you are aiming to be successful in life. You want to be excellent in everything you do.

2019 236

Career development for Assistants: 5 common problems and how to solve them

Practically Perfect PA

Consider going into related fields that will use many of the skills you already have, such as Project Management, or a role within your organisation that you have learned about through your PA work. The PA learning curve can be very steep, and the role can be demanding.

2017 194

Review of Premise, a WordPress Plugin For the Building of Landing Pages

The Solopreneur Life

Unbounce did a nice job, but it wasn’t built into WordPress and, as a result, it had a fairly steep learning curve and was time-consuming for me to use. A substantial amount of support materials and seminars for SEO writing, landing-page copywriting, conversion, and more.

2011 157

The Good, Better, Best of Professional Development for Admins

Jen Lawrence

”) and the on-site training seminars. The key to successful continuing education for your administrative professionals is allowing them to complete learning on the clock. A few years ago, I interviewed to be the executive assistant to the CEO of a biomedical company.

2018 52

The Top 5 Boat Shows In The US

Dumb Little Man

There are seminars and courses for everyone as well as a sailing simulator, Kid Zone, and an interactive learning center. You will surely have a great time in this boat show as you will learn about so many things in one place. You will be able to experience the debuts of a full range of powerboats and sailboats and attend educational seminars presented by the top professionals in their field. Are you a boat enthusiast? Do you know the best US boat shows?

2017 148

Inside Ness – the Network for Essex Support Staff

Practically Perfect PA

We are both members of PA/EA specific organisations and networked with our peers to advertise the launch, and will continue to network at events and training seminars to gain members, speakers and contributors to the success of the group.

How to Become A Valuable Employee

Office Dynamics

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.

2015 138

The Importance of Supervisor Training and Development

Small Business CEO

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. In order for a company to thrive, it needs to properly manage risk.

How a 22-year-old Can Help Your Career

On The Job

The next time you're looking to make a career investment -- a seminar, podcast or certification -- think about including time with the college intern or the 25-year-old who was just promoted to your department.

2016 164