Recession-Proof Your Career With Tax Training

Dumb Little Man

Learn new skills and take advantage of any job training available to you. But even if you don’t have the resources to train for one of those positions, learning to prepare taxes will always have job security. Source: National Tax Training School.

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Why Unconscious Bias Training Matters

On The Job

It’s estimated there are more than 150 identified types of unconscious bias. These types range from the natural tendency to surround ourselves with others who are similar to us to form assumptions and stereotypes about others.

2019 130

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!).

Infographic: Training Methods

The Small Business Blog

The world of training is undergoing a rapid change. Last year US businesses spent $55 billion on training. But the overall amount of training taking place is… Read the full article here: Infographic: Training Methods on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

Some training suggestions for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Quite often I am asked which courses I would recommend for assistants that are just starting in the profession and want to undertake some training to increase their skills and help them move up the career ladder. All of this means that we must, must, must attend training courses.

Train Your Focus

Simple Productivity Blog

It is possible to train your focus. The post Train Your Focus appeared first on Simple Productivity Blog. I have heard more than one person say lately that they don''t seem to be able to concentrate or focus like they used to.

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?

How Weight Training Will Affect You In The Long Run

Dumb Little Man

The Benefits Of Weight Training. What I mentioned above were the short-term benefits of my weight training experiences. When you weight train, you are working the muscles in your body. However, it isn’t a mandatory part of strength training.

2019 278

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

Administrative Training Sources – Friends of Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics

We recently posted a blog that listed free training sources we provide; 6 Free Training Sources for Administrative and Executive Assistants. The post Administrative Training Sources – Friends of Office Dynamics appeared first on Office Dynamics.

5 Top Cyber Security Training Tips For Employees

Dumb Little Man

Train your workers to pause and analyze situations before responding to such emails. Carry out training for your employees to avoid opening unfamiliar links on the internet or from sources that seem suspicious.

2019 169

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.

7 Ways Health and Safety Training Can Benefit Your Business

Dumb Little Man

You need to ensure that your team is adequately trained on how to abide by the relevant industry health and safety practices. Read on to find more about how providing your staff with Workplace Health and Training (WHS) can benefit your business.

2019 178

New Training and Resources to Office Dynamics in 2019

Office Dynamics

Office Dynamics International is the global industry leader in the development and presentation of sophisticated executive and administrative assistant training, coaching, and resources. The post New Training and Resources to Office Dynamics in 2019 appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2019 177

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!

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.”

Training For Adults Can Be Fun

Office Dynamics

The post Training For Adults Can Be Fun appeared first on Office Dynamics. “Laughter has been shown to increase our pain threshold, reduce blood-sugar levels, boost glucose tolerance and increase blood flow to vital organs.”

2018 181

6 Free Training Sources for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

It is no secret that Joan Burge and the Office Dynamics team believes in continuous education and training so we wanted to provide you with several resources that give you access to free education and training. We’ve posted past webinars, trainings, Facebook Fridays, and more!

2018 228

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.

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.

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

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.

Reasons for Managers to Try Emotional Intelligence Training

Small Business CEO

This has made emotional intelligence training a seriously compelling proposition in today’s intensely competitive business environment. Here are just a few of the reasons managers should try emotional intelligence training if they haven’t already: 1.

2019 70

What is the Difference Between an Administrative Conference and Administrative Training?

Office Dynamics

With the plethora of offerings for administrative training and development, there is also a lot of confusion. I’d like to help you understand better so you can stop asking yourself “what is the difference between an administrative conference and administrative training?”

2019 175

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

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 280

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.

2016 164

How To Best Offer Training & Development To Staff

Small Business CEO

Therefore it is key to not only hire the correct staff for each position, but to ensure that training and development is an ongoing process and not neglected. Have A Training Plan For Every Member Of Staff. Human Resources employee training professional development

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5 Organisational Benefits of Managed Training Services

The Small Business Blog

As more and more companies turn to managed training services to deliver their training and development requirements, many HR & L&D professionals are wondering whether it is time that their organisation did the same. It can be a tough decision – especially when you already have a pool of highly skilled internal L&D talent which… Read the full article here: 5 Organisational Benefits of Managed Training Services on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

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.

2015 206

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 236

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.

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!”.

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

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 70

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.

2017 150

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. 

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 238

September’s Workshops and Trainings

Office Organization Success

Here’s a roundup of this month’s workshops and training programs: From Overwhelmed To Organized – Discover The Simple 3-Step Online Business Management Model So That You Know Which Activities To Focus On At Each Stage Of Your Business Growth. In just 30 minutes you can go from overwhelmed to organized when you join me for this fast-paced, content-rich training webinar. Training Workshops and Products

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.

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

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

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