Seminars for Professional Assistants

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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 55

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.

2016 Administrative Conference Scholarship Winners Announced

Office Dynamics

In 2014 we rolled out a scholarship program for the Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence. We’ve never offered a scholarship for our administrative conference in its history – now hosting our 23rd year.

2016 173

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 165

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 130

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 130

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Andrea Kalli

Organizing a Conference

Laughing all the Way to Work

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

2007 130

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 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

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 231

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!

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 132

Premiere or Premier?

Business Writing

Today I was reviewing writing samples for a business writing seminar when I read the phrase "one of the country's premiere spa resorts." Premiere? I liked the sound and sense of the word to describe a spa resort, but I. Gems of Language

2011 120

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 151

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 177

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 179

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!

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 134

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

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

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 189

This is How to Have a Happy Career

On The Job

Do you want to attend a few seminars to learn some new skills or come up with new ideas? No matter how much you like your job, there are some days you feel as if you could walk out the door and never return.

2018 141

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 130

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 144

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

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 161

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 130

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 212

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

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 144

Paperless Post- Can E-Cards Work For Businesses?

Tips From T. Marie

Looking through some of the Save the Dates designs I thought about what a nice touch they could be for businesses that hold webinars, seminars and other special events. Paperless Post , a service providing ecards and evites, contacted me and asked if I would be interested in checking out their service and possibly writing about my experience. They provided free credits so that I could take the service for a test drive and give my readers my opinion and review of what they have to offer.

2018 100

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.

2016 160

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.

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 178

Defining Business Value Can be Difficult

The Marq

We've all heard the importance of delivering value to customers. But what about during the sales process? In those early talks, how do you portray the value you CAN deliver and also how the value your deliver differentiates you from others?

2017 52

Avoid Burnout by Creating Your Own Utopia

Office Dynamics

There are numerous free webinars, courses and a variety of professional conferences and seminars. Avoid Burnout. In Utopia, burnout would be a term no one ever used or heard of. Everyone would be matched perfectly with the career they not only enjoyed but knew exactly how to succeed at.

2018 166