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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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 129

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!

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 76

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 96

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 76

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.

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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.

2017 78

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 75

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. We need “X” amount of attendees for the seminar cruise to take place.

2016 75

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. Seminars at sea is not new. People who attend a seminar cruise usually have lots of time with their faculty. It’s time to get out of the classroom.

2016 74

7 Strategies to Speak Up to Get Results

Office Dynamics

For more information on her keynote seminars or additional articles, visit www.ColetteCarlson.com. The following post was originally published at ColetteCarlson.com and is shared with permission from the author. “I’ve

2016 143

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

Let’s talk team bonding

Practically Perfect PA

The Green Hat People have also organised a free seminar at All Bar One on Bishopsgate (London) on Thursday 21st April to show assistants how to improve results at meetings by making them much more fun and interactive! Attend the free Seminar on Thursday 21 st April at All Bar One.

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

Practically Perfect PA

See also if internal and external PA networks have evening seminars and other networking opportunities available.

2017 86

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.

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 75

Multi-tasking is not what it’s all cracked up to be.

Office Dynamics

As I deliver sessions at seminars and conferences throughout North America in every kind of business you can think of, I often encounter people who are pleased, even proud, that they can multi-task. Must We Multi-task? Maybe It’s Better Not To.

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

Andrea Kalli

It’s Healthy to Have High Self-Esteem

Office Dynamics

And after speaking to women in workshops, seminars and at my conferences for 25 years, I know this is one area we need to work on. Love yourself. In honor of the month of love, I am going to offer some great info I wrote a few years ago with my BIG Life project.

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.

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.

How to Find Your Dream Job: 5 Tips You Can Use Right Now

Dumb Little Man

You should take some time to attend conferences, events, lectures, and industry-related seminars so that you can build a good network that will keep you informed about the best positions and opportunities. Everyone has a dream job in mind. However, finding and actually getting that job isn’t that easy. You may need to send out countless resumes and cover letters. You may need to go to interviews that don’t really guarantee any good results.

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Organizing a Conference

Laughing all the Way to Work

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

Lead From Anywhere: How assistants can exemplify leadership

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 143

5 Ways to Thank the Assistants Who Help You Succeed

Office Dynamics

For example, if there’s a seminar, conference or training session they can attend in the future, on- or off-site, let them go! Did you know Administrative Professionals Week is April 20 – 24?

2015 89

Qualities Of A Great Assistant

Office Dynamics

Many times in my live workshops and seminars for executive and administrative assistants, I ask the participant to create a list of qualities, attributes, and attitudes of star-performing assistants. What qualities do assistants think you need to be a great assistant?

2015 90

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.

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.

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!

How to Keep Yourself Sharp

Dumb Little Man

That’s how I felt after a two day business seminar sponsored by the organization I worked for in Philadelphia. The seminar was the budding philosophy of Stephen Covey who recently passed away. Some lessons in life just seem to stick with you.

2013 90

Choose to Avoid Negative Talk In The Office

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. Imagine this… There is a huge fiery dragon roaming the earth.

2015 78

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.

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