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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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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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.

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

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 70

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 87

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

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 42

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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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.

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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 23

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

Andrea Kalli

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.

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 15

Speakers/Coaches: 14 Sites to Find More Speaking Gigs

Productive & Organized

  Some are ongoing (the host interviews an expert on a regular basis over the course of the year) and others are in summit/seminar format (the host brings on numerous experts over a few week period.). The other day I shared 8 ways to get more speaking gigs. 

2013 83

Sometimes Taking Action is Not the Right Choice

Productive & Organized

  The sales person (let's call him Bill) is not very good at sales, so his supervisor sends him to a motivational seminar to increase his drive.    Bill comes back from his motivational seminar raring to go!  Sometimes taking action is not the right choice.    I have been thinking about that statement for a while now.    Then, tonight it came up again as I was interviewing Des Gray on Mindset.

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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?

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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?

Organizing a Conference

Laughing all the Way to Work

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

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.

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!

2014 11

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.

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 11

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 26

Executive Assistant Training Can Be Fun! iAssistant Rap

Office Dynamics

In all my classes, workshops, conferences, and seminars – whether they are one hour or three days long, I encourage creativity and fun. Who says training has to be boring? Mundane? Training can and should be fun. It should not be boring and laborious.

2013 73

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”.