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. For those of us in the training/adult learning industry, there is a difference.

Gain Support from Your Executive for Training & Seminars

Office Dynamics

You read about a great seminar, workshop, or conference for administrative office professionals. While teaching, coaching, and consulting with thousands of assistants nationwide, I have found that they don’t see they have to work at gaining support for training and development. For 20 years I was an assistant and I often had to persuade my executives to invest in administrative assistant seminars and conferences. Admin Assistant Training Career Management

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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. While teaching, coaching, and consulting with thousands of assistants nationwide, I have found that they don’t see they have to work at gaining support for training and development. For 20 years I was an assistant and I often had to persuade my executives to invest in administrative assistant seminars and conferences. Tags: Admin Assistant Training Career Management

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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. Motivational trainings are paramount to any businesses’ success today.

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10 Myths About Professional Training – Infographic

Office Dynamics

Or that most employers won’t pay for off-site professional development courses or seminars? 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! 10 Myths About Professional Training by findcourses.com. The post 10 Myths About Professional Training – Infographic appeared first on Office Dynamics.

5 reasons every assistant should attend external training

Practically Perfect PA

There have been so many times over the years that I have received an email about a fantastic training course or conference that I would love to attend. It really is unheard of in any other profession: so why don’t assistants attend training courses?

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How Assistants Manage Their Workload (and all the extras, like training!)

Office Dynamics

Are you one of the many assistants who claims you can’t attend a training course or even get away for a free webinar because you’re just too busy? Here’s how assistants manage their workload and find time for other things, like training! .

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Your Case for Training: Adult Learning Retention Statistics

Office Dynamics

ATD stands for the Association of Talent Development, formerly called ASTD (American Society for Training & Development). For 25 years I have been teaching live workshops, seminars and training programs for executive and administrative assistants.

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.

Top 5 Tips for Training Employees on a Budget

The Small Business Blog

Top 5 Tips for Training Employees on a Budget by Stefan Töpfer on Mar 29, 2010 The top 5 tips weekly post is always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. Many equipment manufacturers offer free training to companies that purchase their products.

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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.

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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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5 tips for Sourcing Employee Training for Small Businesses

The Small Business Blog

5 tips for Sourcing Employee Training for Small Businesses by Stefan Töpfer on Nov 09, 2009 The top 5 tips weekly post is always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. Ask corporations – often they have training courses or accreditation for their products.

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

Office Dynamics

I know that without the training I received through Office Dynamics I would not have been prepared to take advantage of these opportunities. Dear Joan & Jasmine: Since I picked up your book “Who Took My Pen…Again?!” in 2013, Office Dynamics has changed my life!

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5 Powerhouse Strategies for Creating Administrative Peer Power

Office Dynamics

Working together can mean cross-training for out-of-office coverage and expansion of what the team together can accomplish that one person alone cannot do. Coming together is better than fighting for your own agenda.

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Executive Assistant Training Can Be Fun! iAssistant Rap

Office Dynamics

Who says training has to be boring? Training can and should be fun. Good training encourages creativity, imagination, exploration and stepping outside your comfort zone. That is why live sessions are so terrific, especially for interpersonal/soft skill training.

Executive Assistant Training, Plan Now for 2010!

Office Dynamics

It is a time when many performance reviews are given, raises are put into budgets, conferences and seminars are talked about as well as training and travel. Talk with them about the training you have received in 2009 if any, and what it has meant for you and your performance, education, and attitude. Don’t be afraid to ask for that additional training as it shows you want to continue to learn, develop and be more of an asset to them and the company.

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Executive Assistant Training, Plan Now for 2010!

Office Dynamics

It is a time when many performance reviews are given, raises are put into budgets, conferences and seminars are talked about as well as training and travel. Talk with them about the training you have received in 2009 if any, and what it has meant for you and your performance, education, and attitude. Don’t be afraid to ask for that additional training as it shows you want to continue to learn, develop and be more of an asset to them and the company.

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Executive Assistant Training on the Rise

Office Dynamics

I’m happy to say that we have seen an increase in interest from companies who want to provide some type of training for their administrative professionals later this year. The reason being is that these are the months when executives, training and development departments and human resources departments start to prepare their goals and objectives for 4th quarter and 1st quarter of 2010. Here are some things you need to keep in mind: Be specific as to what type of training you want.

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Executive Assistant Training on the Rise

Office Dynamics

I’m happy to say that we have seen an increase in interest from companies who want to provide some type of training for their administrative professionals later this year. The reason being is that these are the months when executives, training and development departments and human resources departments start to prepare their goals and objectives for 4th quarter and 1st quarter of 2010. Here are some things you need to keep in mind: Be specific as to what type of training you want.

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Don’t Cut Administrative Assistant Training

Office Dynamics

Why is that training for administrative assistants is always the first training to go? When a manager or company invests in training, seminars, conferences, or books and CDs for administrative assistants and executive assistants often they end up benefiting. However, if administrative staff are trained to embrace their role within the organization, managers will be freed to move on to higher priority tasks. Our business is training and consulting.

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Don’t Cut Administrative Assistant Training

Office Dynamics

Why is that training for administrative assistants is always the first training to go? When a manager or company invests in training, seminars, conferences, or books and CDs for administrative assistants and executive assistants often they end up benefiting. However, if administrative staff are trained to embrace their role within the organization, managers will be freed to move on to higher priority tasks. Our business is training and consulting.

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Selecting the Conference or Training that is Right for You!

Office Dynamics

Because we offer so many learning solutions for administrative professionals and there are other companies also offering administrative seminars, I am frequently asked, "How do I determine what is best for me? Why do I want this training? Can you only attend one conference or training event? Preparing for coverage for when you attend the training. Post training evaluation -- for the program and yourself. Admin Assistant Training Career Management

Selecting the Conference or Training that is Right for You!

Office Dynamics

Because we offer so many learning solutions for administrative professionals and there are other companies also offering administrative seminars, I am frequently asked, "How do I determine what is best for me? Why do I want this training? Can you only attend one conference or training event? Preparing for coverage for when you attend the training. Post training evaluation -- for the program and yourself. Tags: Admin Assistant Training Career Management

Training is an Investment in Yourself That No One Can Take Away!

Office Dynamics

You might be thinking, "Well I've done pretty well for myself so far without a lot of training.". You have to be convinced you need and deserve training before you can persuade your manager to support your attendance at a class, seminar, workshop or conference.

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Training is an Investment in Yourself That No One Can Take Away!

Office Dynamics

You might be thinking, "Well I've done pretty well for myself so far without a lot of training.". You have to be convinced you need and deserve training before you can persuade your manager to support your attendance at a class, seminar, workshop or conference.

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Do Not Disturb - Training In Progress

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Do Not Disturb - Training In Progress By The Professional Assistant on Friday, January 18, 2008 Filed Under: Client Service , Meetings , Productivity D o you get staff members coming to you for all sorts of questions? If you are on a training course via your computer (WebEx) and listening in to the presenter, you want your full attention on the seminar or workshop that you are attending at your cubicle.

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No Budget for Training? Do It Yourself

Administrative Arts

In my time with my current employer, I’ve been involved in training a few of our new admins. At some point in their first year they generally ask about training. Can they get some sort of training to improve their skills in a particular software program or office process? Even without training programs or budgets for traditional or online classes, there are still ways to learn the tips and tricks you need to become more efficient. Similar Posts: No Budget for Training?

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Quitting and Job Hopping and Coaching, Oh My!

Eat Your Career

Workbooks Stress Management Workbook Time Management Magic Reinvent Your Career Workbook More Tasty Goodness Career Management Consulting Job Interview Coaching Resume Revision Group Training & Public Speaking Eat My WHAT?!

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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. Admin Assistant Training Conference Self Development

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

Office Dynamics

Most of the time assistants tell me they can’t attend our conference for administrative assistants or training because of budget cuts or not getting financial support. Some assistants tell me they can only attend seminars that take place in their city or state.

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Practicing Principles of Persuasion

Office Dynamics

Know exactly what you want to accomplish by attending the training or conference. 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?”.

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List-A-Palooza!

Office Organization Success

Fill your seminars and programs. Get access to TWO training calls each week with some of the world’s top List-Building Experts to share their hottest strategies and tactics with you for massively growing your list. Training Workshops and Products

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It’s OPEN – Spring Business Building Giveaway Event

Office Organization Success

Savvy Seminars: Creating and Marketing Successful Group Programs. General Biz Training Workshops and ProductsThe 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 Is Back!

Office Organization Success

With a profitable e-mail list you can: Fill your seminars and programs. Get access to TWO training calls each week with some of the world’s top List-Building Experts to share their hottest strategies and tactics with you for massively growing your list.

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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.

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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? The market research I undertook when I was developing my own training courses revealed that 28% of PAs surveyed have not upskilled in their current role.

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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?

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Break Through a Career Plateau and Climb to the Stars!

Office Dynamics

Seek new education or training. Whether you pursue formal schooling or seek professional training through conferences and seminars, you’re sure to benefit, and so is your career.

2015 182

4 Reasons You Should Get Out Of The Classroom

Office Dynamics

I have been training assistants for more than 25 years. Most of my work is conducting onsite seminars for executive assistants and administrative professionals. I love onsite training because I really get to know the organization, their mission, goals and the people I will be teaching.

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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. Put together a presentation showing your executive the benefits of the training.

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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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