Seminars for Professional Assistants

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Seminars for Professional Assistants By The Professional Assistant on Wednesday, July 16, 2008 Filed Under: Networking , Productivity A re you looking to improve your skills and catch up with the latest office trends ? So my question to you is, are there any seminars for the professional assistants that you know of, that can help increase multi-tasking skills, efficiency and more? There are quite a lot of seminars that are being offered all around the world.

2008 100

The Numbskull’s 10-Step Guide to Creating a Seminar

Men With Pens

on how to create a seminar in just ten easy steps, I was pretty darned pleased. A seminar is a fantastic way to show off your stuff, get people interested and get them buying from you. The Numbskull’s 10-Step Guide to Seminars. Just remember that your seminar is about them.

2010 67

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. Some assistants tell me they can only attend seminars that take place in their city or state. You know the scenario.

2009 100

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. Some assistants tell me they can only attend seminars that take place in their city or state. You know the scenario.

2009 100

Choosing Administrative Training That’s Right for You

Office Dynamics

Live Training Event (such as a workshop, seminar, or certification course). As 2016 comes to an end, I hope you are working on your goals for your 2017 development.

Administrative Professionals Week Instagram Challenge #AdminProud

Office Dynamics

We are having a ball with you this month as you have engaged in the #AdminBlogathon daily with some really incredible comments, questions, challenges and connection points. We are more than thrilled with this event and hope that you have been as well.

12 Days of Christmas Webinar: Strategies for Being a World Class Assistant

Office Dynamics

In today’s free webinar Joan shares Strategies for Being a World Class Assistant and she covers the topic of Creating a Career Portfolio. So much great information in this webinar. Please enjoy the replay. Watch the replay: Strategies for Being a World Class Assistant.

2016 175

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

Office Dynamics

Dear Joan & Jasmine: Since I picked up your book “Who Took My Pen…Again?!” in 2013, Office Dynamics has changed my life! I’ve been a professional assistant my entire life. I entered my career, in 1981 with no more than a pleasant personality, a sense of style and the ability to type quickly.

2016 203

5 Powerhouse Strategies for Creating Administrative Peer Power

Office Dynamics

Coming together is better than fighting for your own agenda. When you are trying to create change, whether in a process or for the administrative community in your organization, it is much easier to be persuasive when there is a group. There is strength in unity.

2016 189

Give Your Business a Boost with Continuing Education

Tips From T. Marie

In fact, if you’re business isn’t growing the way you’d like, taking a class or attending a seminar or webinar may be just the thing to help. Part of the benefit of attending a class or seminar is to be able to sit back, relax and focus on the material being presented.

2011 151

Make Your Professional Travel Plans Now!

Loosely Speaking

Travel Virtual Assistant Resources budgeting for annual travel plans budgeting to attend professional events conferences planning annual travel professional travel seminar Virtual Assistant Retreat

Travel 141

Quitting and Job Hopping and Coaching, Oh My!

Eat Your Career

Alex was hosting a seminar titled, “Suck It Recession: How to Quit Your Job (Without Losing Your Mind)” and she graciously invited me to do a quick virtual interview during her session.

2010 141

How To Trick Out A Facebook Business Page | Internet Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

Organizing a Conference

Laughing all the Way to Work

Tags: seminar event planning organizing to-do list Administrative Assistant conferences

2007 130

The Importance of the To-Do List

Laughing all the Way to Work

I also found the To-Do list very helpful when arranging seminars or conferences. Tags: conference planning event planning to-do list seminars Administrative Assistant conferences "A former boss of mine got me started using the To-Do list some time ago and even though I wasn’t too keen on doing it in the beginning I quickly realized its value. Every time we had a departmental meeting we would bring our To-Do list so she knew exactly what was “on our plate”.

2007 100

6 Benefits of Motivational Training for Employees

Dumb Little Man

As a leader, you have probably read the best of books on management, attended seminars, developed incentives and perks for employees to boost productivity. A common per-occupation of any leader is to constantly be on the look-out for new ideas and ways to motivate their team.

2015 282

Practicing Principles of Persuasion

Office Dynamics

How will your executive benefit from you attending training or a seminar? Say, “Would you rather I attend the conference in May in California or the seminar in September in Atlanta?”. This week I have a short but powerful Monday Motivator for you.

2015 255

Why personal development is your own responsibility

Practically Perfect PA

When it comes to conferences, workshops, seminars and on-site training during working hours, however, how proactive are you? That “back to school” feeling affects us all, even if we have left our school days far behind.

2017 251

Return and Investment: A salutary lesson in Emotional Intelligence

The Small Business Blog

On Thursday I was hosting a seminar session at a local business expo. I generally enjoy doing this and I had been lucky enough to have been offered the opportunity by a good friend of mine.

2013 204

Simplifying Multiple Calendars

Simple Productivity Blog

These days, with interest groups, volunteer commitments, work seminars, sports practices, music lessons and everything else, one calendar is barely sufficient for one person!

3 Things To Do This Month for Your Career

On The Job

There also are usually a lot of fall workshops and seminars in various industries -- make a commitment to attend at least one so you can expand your network or connect with those in your industry.

2019 194

10 Myths About Professional Training – Infographic

Office Dynamics

Or that most employers won’t pay for off-site professional development courses or seminars? “Have you ever heard someone say that earning a certification won’t make much of a difference in getting a job? In the following infographic, findcourses.com dives into ten of the most common myths revolving around professional development and training in an attempt to find the truth behind the myths!

Review: Timeless You

Simple Productivity Blog

After looking over the course, I decided to look closer, because I think this seminar might be a good fit for those of my readers who are struggling with the effects of chronic stress, including unhealthy and over-eating and lack of exercise.

2014 172

Squaremeal Venues + Events Live

Practically Perfect PA

The exhibition itself is spread across 5 floors and an outside terrace, the seminar programme is great for busy assistants with lots of bite-size training on top new restaurants, hot venues and social media for events.

2016 141

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

It’s OPEN – Spring Business Building Giveaway Event

Office Organization Success

Savvy Seminars: Creating and Marketing Successful Group Programs. The Build Your Brilliant Business: Spring Giveaway is now OPEN! I’m excited to be one of the business professionals participating in this special spring giveaway.

2016 144

List-A-Palooza!

Office Organization Success

Fill your seminars and programs. If you haven’t heard about List-a-Palooza yet, you’ve got to check this out … It’s a List-Building Challenge to see how rapidly you can grow your e-mail list. With a profitable e-mail list you can: Attract more clients and sales.

2014 179

Coworking, Differentiation and Segmentation

Small Business Labs

Kansas City's Laya Center  (pictured below) is the  the first coworking spa in the U.S.   In addition to having the only natural cryotherapy chamber in the Midwest, the Laya Center also offers chromotherapy as well as yoga and other traditional spa treatments and services.

2018 191

24 Ways to Find a Date Offline

Dumb Little Man

Attend a free seminar. Many businesses present free seminars to gain new clients such as brokerage firms, home improvement stores, and technology stores. Everyone seems to be trying out online dating these days. With how common it is, you might think that it’s an easy process.

2018 249

Re-inspire Yourself this Fall!

Step It Up VA Coaching

Take a class toward a certificate, or attend a seminar or workshop. Be sure that the class or seminar you attend will take you a step forward in your evolution as a CEO, even if it feels “beyond” you or outside of your comfort zone. by Donna Toothaker.

2015 141

List-A-Palooza Is Back!

Office Organization Success

With a profitable e-mail list you can: Fill your seminars and programs. If you haven’t heard about List-a-Palooza yet, you’ve got to check this out…. It’s a 90 Day List-Building Challenge to see how rapidly you can grow your e-mail list. Click Here to get FREE access.

2013 184

Navigating the Ebb and Flow of Small Business Ownership

Tips From T. Marie

Use that time for things like attending local business group events, attending seminars or webinars, doing invoicing, answering emails and inquiries, writing blog posts and marketing. Once upon a time, you imagined your small business, complete with a vision of a steady, comfortable level of activity. Chances are, you realized that was as good as a storybook fantasy soon after you opened your doors. The truth of the matter is, there is a definite ebb and flow of small business ownership.

2019 128

10 ways to enhance your career

The Office Professionals Place

Enroll in a class or attend a seminar. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that in June 2010, the unemployment rate in Chicago was 10.6% and has been decreasing since January 2010. Employers are hiring and people are eager to keep their jobs in this economy.

2010 130

7 Ways To Instantly Meet Like-Minded People

Dumb Little Man

Attend a related workshop/seminar. A workshop or seminar is essentially a gathering of like-minded individuals who wish to achieve a common objective. Finding people with the same interests isn’t always that easy. Finding people with the same goals and aspirations is even harder.

2019 255

Re-inspire Yourself this Fall!

Step It Up VA Coaching

Take a class toward a certificate, or attend a seminar or workshop. Be sure that the class or seminar you attend will take you a step forward in your evolution as a CEO, even if it feels “beyond” you or outside of your comfort zone. by Donna Toothaker.

2014 141

4 Misconceptions About Content Marketing You Need To Know

Small Business CEO

Even before the introduction of the internet, content marketing used to prevail and included conferences, lectures, seminars, industry reports, customer newspapers, specialized magazines, workshops, etc.… The concept of content marketing is in a constant state of evolution.

2019 69

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.

2017 211

Spotlight on assistant resources: Square Meal Venues and Events Live

Practically Perfect PA

The exhibition itself is spread out across 5 floors and an outside terrace, the seminar programme is great for busy assistants with lots of bite-size training on top new restaurants, hot venues and social media for events, plus there are great education sessions from some great speakers.

2014 188

Create Your Own Free Lunch and Learn Sessions

Ian's Messy Desk

You don’t have to spend a fortune on seminar sessions. The post Create Your Own Free Lunch and Learn Sessions appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. What do you do with your lunch hour, hang out with the gang in the lunch room, go for a walk, take a nap or continue to work?

2013 205

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

10 Signs Your Best Employee is About to Quit

On The Job

Very interested in conferences or seminars. When you're the boss, there are days when your life seems like one big dumpster fire. Then, there are the days when it feels like everything is going right and you and your team can take on the world.

2019 151

4 Ways to Ask for Help From Your Network

On The Job

I have some people who I think would be interested in your leadership seminars. Can you give me some contact numbers and seminar information to send them?" Is it difficult for you to ask for help? For many people it can be tough.

2015 151

Choosing the Best Administrative Assistant or Executive Assistant Conference

Office Dynamics

Of course, the content should always be the most important but when you are comparing one seminar to another and can only attend one, you need to consider these other aspects. An administrative conference should feed your brain and soul!

2019 257