Launching Assist Training

Practically Perfect PA

Following the success of the Assist Conference a few weeks ago I thought I would put together a more extensive training course for two of our favourite conference topics – Events Management for assistants and Social Media/Apps/Office Tech (I can’t think of a catchy title for this one!).

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.

Administrative Training Pioneer Celebrates Unlikely 25-Year Anniversary

Office Dynamics

ADMINISTRATIVE TRAINING PIONEER, OFFICE DYNAMICS INTERNATIONAL, CELEBRATES UNLIKELY 25-YEAR ANNIVERSARY. Las Vegas (June 4, 2015) – Office Dynamics International, the globally recognized authority for administrative training and development, is celebrating its 25 th year in business this week.

10 Myths About Professional Training – Infographic

Office Dynamics

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! Take a look at the facts and figures below, taken from some of the leading authorities in the world of training, and decide for yourself if there is truth behind these myths or if there are more opportunities for, and benefits to professional development than you thought!”.

The Assistant's Toolkit - ProAssisting's free assistant training.

ProAssisting Blog

Digg Email Facebook Google Reddit StumbleUpon Technorati TwitThis Comments The Assistants Toolkit - Free Assistant Training Join ProAssistings free 10-part assistant training series delivered weekly to your inbox: CLICK HERE TO JOIN NOW!

2010 709

Totes emosh (emotional intelligence) training

Practically Perfect PA

One of the best training courses I have attended in my career was an introduction to NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) with specific training on emotional intelligence. So why is “totes emosh” training (sorry, I’m from Essex) useful for assistants?

What to look for in a training room

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve written this “What to look for in a training room” post for a couple of reasons. The first is that I was thoroughly depressed when I read through the search results for “What to look for in a training room”. So here’s my list: What to look for in a training room.

All the free training we offer in one place!

Office Dynamics

Our free training programs began in 2009 with the 26 Weeks to Administrative Excellence pre-recorded video program. More free assistant training at your fingertips. You’ll find even more training videos by Joan Burge here.

How To Train for a Marathon

Dumb Little Man

The truth is that anyone can complete a marathon if he or she trains properly. He only needs to have the desire, time and the right tips on how to train for a marathon. “You can run a marathon without training properly, but you won’t enjoy the experience.” Other experts, like David Whitsett, author of The Non-Runner’s Marathon Trainer, suggest that beginners should have, at least, five months to train. The Training. Cross Training.

5 Ways to Promote Your Training Course through Effective Marketing

The Small Business Blog

Devising an effective course that meets a demand in your industry is only the start of a long journey towards making your training course profitable. Guest Blog Effective Marketing Promote Training Course

6 Benefits of Motivational Training for Employees

Dumb Little Man

Motivational trainings are paramount to any businesses’ success today. In fact, some of the most admired companies in the Fortune 500 list owe a lot of their successes to leadership development training programs and motivational speakers.

2015 200

Top Tips On Training Your Brain To Be Creative

Dumb Little Man

Think about all of life’s necessities that exist because of human innovation and you can see just how important it is that we all encourage and train our minds to be creative. You do not have to train your brain to think creative thoughts all the time.

2017 221

Leading Administrative Training Company Donates Program to Deserving Organizations

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics International awarded two organizations its Star Achievement Series ® training program (Level 1) in support of Administrative Professionals. To participate, organizations had to submit application materials describing why the training is needed and pledging leadership support.

Free Get Clients Now! Training

Office Organization Success

training. This free training happens December 9th … if you need more clients, then you won’t want to miss it. If you’re looking to start 2015 with a practice full of clients then you’ll want to register for this free GET CLIENTS NOW!

Our Event Management Training course is two weeks away!

Practically Perfect PA

I just wanted to remind you that our Event Management Training course is two weeks away! This training workshop is specially designed for any assistant involved in the delivery of events. Training sessions include: Nine steps to fantastic events.

Review: Train Reaction

Simple Productivity Blog

I’d like to introduce Train Reaction. What the Train Reaction Is. The Train Reaction is a simple way to link two wheeled suitcases together. The Train Reaction In Action. The makers of Train Reaction have given me two of these devices to give away.

How to Get More Out of Professional Development Training: [Part 1] Getting Leadership Approval

Eat Your Career

My number one goal is to help ensure that participants get a TON of value from their training. After all, if you can’t get approval from your leaders to participate in training, little else matters. The organizational value should heavily outweigh the cost of the training.

2017 151

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! .

2015 199

Syntax Training Website and Email Down

Business Writing

Since you can't access our Syntax Training website or reach us by email, I thought I would let you know here on the blog. Our website and email have been down for over 24 hours.

5 Tips to Form New Habits that Stick – Train Yourself Like a Dog

Dumb Little Man

You train yourself. Just like training a dog, you have to break down the training process into steps. Just like picking a trick you want to train your dog. There’s one piece of advice that doesn’t really fit with the dog training theme above.

2016 280

ANNOUNCEMENT: 2014 Training Dates

Office Dynamics

ANNOUNCEMENT: 2014 Training Dates. It''s time to get out your 2014 calendar and start marking your dates for training and development. We have announced our training program dates - reserve your seat now in one of our popular administrative training courses led/created by Joan Burge. For more about each training program, please click the link on the name of the program to be directed to more descriptive information.

2014 120

Training – Quote of the Week

The Small Business Blog

” – Oprah Winfrey Oprah is one of the most successful female business executives ever with an entirely self-made empire, but even she can recognise the importance… Read the full article here: Training – Quote of the Week on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Business Quotations Business Quotes training “I used to always say ‘I never went to business school and I never read a business book’ But now I think maybe I should have read a few.”

Employers need more control over training

The Small Business Blog

An overwhelming 93% of the firms recently surveyed by the Confederation of British Industry group Pearson said that they knew best about the training needs of their staff and the skills that they require. Business News managed training services training

How to Get More Out of Professional Development Training: [PART 3] Leveraging Learning

Eat Your Career

In this article, I’ll share some strategies to help you use what you’ve learned in training. Previously, I shared the importance of creating an action plan—a document that outlines the specific, incremental steps you’re going to take to implement what you’ve learned in training.

2017 130

The Link Between Customer Training and Satisfaction

Small Business CEO

… Marketing customer onboarding customer trainingThe Harvard Business Review published a report on customer satisfaction a few years back. In their report, they analyzed the customer satisfaction ratings of a telecom major that was grappling with a 50% dissatisfaction rating.

2018 69

How to Get More Out of Professional Development Training: [PART 2] Retaining Information

Eat Your Career

In this article, we’re diving into the big question: How do you effectively capture—and more importantly, retain —learning in a professional development training program? For many professionals, training isn’t an everyday occurrence. You’re in training anyway.

2017 130

How to Train Your Manager

Office Dynamics

Executive Assistants—How to Train Your Manager. While this is good news, you’re going to have to train your manager on better utilizing you and to maximize your time and talents! Then get your manager to coach and train you on the tasks you can take on.

Video Training for Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

First Live Video Conference Training. I plan to create an online training program for administrative assistants this summer from this 3-hour workshop but will break it up into 8 or 9 short segments. Administrative Assistants. with Joan Burge, CEO, Office Dynamics. "It''s

Why train people when they might leave?

The Small Business Blog

And training staff is one overhead that is typically trimmed by all businesses in times like these. Training is… Read the full article here: Why train people when they might leave? Funny Business training

How Dog Training Differs From Emailing

Business Writing

Outside the supermarket the other day, I walked past a man who was trying to get his dog to sit. He said, "Sit. Sit, Rudy. Each word was followed by a short pause during which the man''s. Email Teaching Business Writing Writing Tips

2015 159

Corporate Training Exploding and Changing

Small Business Labs

Interesting article on Bersin by Deloitte's site on corporate training. spending on corporate training has strongly rebounded.   The reasons given by Bersin for this shift towards investing in training are: The need for specialized skills is increasing. 

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.

Technology Training Tuesday: Collaborating in OneNote

Office Dynamics

The post Technology Training Tuesday: Collaborating in OneNote appeared first on Office Dynamics. Admin Assistant Training Communication Skills Organizational Skills Projects Technology Workplace Tools assistant technology training collaborating learning new tools OneNote technology for assistants technology tuesday training webinar Collaborating in OneNote. Date: Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Time: 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM ET.

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?

2014 184

Our Social Media and Tech Training course is two weeks away!

Practically Perfect PA

I just wanted to remind you that our Social Media and tech training course is two weeks away! The training will concentrate one: Social Media isn’t difficult, controversial or challenging. Please visit the Social Media and Office Tech training page.

11 Halos – 2nd Spring Training Season

Loosely Speaking

Baseball Cleanup Knitter Family Life Sports Cactus League Dillon Baird Los Angeles Angels Major League Baseball Mike Scioscia Spring Training

The Star Performer’s Secret Sauce Free Webinar Replay [assistant training for 25 years and counting]

Office Dynamics

As a result of Joan’s question and observations, Office Dynamics was born, and our flagship training program for administrative assistants (The Star Achievement Series) quickly became a globally recognized game changer. 25 Proven Tips to Administrative Excellence. Did you miss it?

2015 174

How To Start Interval Training The Right Way

Dumb Little Man

If you are looking to get better aerobic results in less time for your trainee, then high intensity interval training (HIIT) is the thing for you.

2014 204

What Makes a Good Training Institute

Small Business CEO

Training institutions can be abundant, depending on the type of industry that they’re training for. At times, they might even have to offer discounted prices on their training packages just to lure in prospective trainees.

Why Invest in Training Your Staff?

Small Business CEO

Without a proper plan in place including a strategic budget for employee training, organisations can’t keep pace with the competition and the constant need for transformation; their strategies will falter and their profits will vanish. … Human Resources staff training

2018 62