2020 Training Opportunities for Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

1 Day Training, 4 Cities. In celebration of Office Dynamics’ 30th year anniversary, Joan Burge will be conducting this one-day training event at four (4) major cities near you. Admin Assistant Training Self DevelopmentThere’s a saying that success is 5% strategy and 95% mindset.

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Executive Assistant Training Courses

C-Suite Assistants

Providing executive assistant support can often be a demanding experience, with a significant amount of on-the-job training. Generally, most executive assistants are well-versed in time management and some technical and writing skills, but the brunt of their experience is on-the-job training.

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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. I always say that it is extremely important for assistants to attend training courses throughout the year. All of this means that we must, must, must attend training courses. So what training courses would I recommend for all of these instances? IT training.

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!). Both training courses are coming up in May and so I thought I would give you all a little more detail. This is where our events training course fits in.

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.”

Here Are 5 Benefits Virtual Reality Brings To Soft Skills Training

Allwork

More and more organizations are implementing or planning to implement a VR training program for soft skills. . VR is an engaging way to help train employees because it allows them to react to certain hypothetical situations then analyze their reactions. .

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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. At Office Dynamics, it is our goal to elevate the level of the administrative profession through knowledge and training but that got us thinking, “What else can we do?”. The post Administrative Training Sources – Friends of Office Dynamics appeared first on Office Dynamics.

Administrative Training Pioneer Celebrates Unlikely 25-Year Anniversary

Office Dynamics

ADMINISTRATIVE TRAINING PIONEER, OFFICE DYNAMICS INTERNATIONAL, CELEBRATES UNLIKELY 25-YEAR ANNIVERSARY. On Thursday, June 4 th , Office Dynamics International, a trailblazing leader in the field of training and development for administrative professionals, will celebrate its 25 th business anniversary—an immeasurable feat considering the odds stacked against it. Office Dynamics’ experience and expertise in the administrative training industry are unparalleled.

7 Topics to Include in Fleet Safety Training Materials

Small Business CEO

The post 7 Topics to Include in Fleet Safety Training Materials appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. It’s important to train your staff and drivers to understand your company’s expectations when it comes to driving any of the fleet vehicles.

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Things to Train Your New Employees In

Small Business CEO

In order to maintain a workplace that’s both productive and safe, employers need to train each of their employees on what their obligations are, both to the company and to the law. Safety Training. Human Resources employee 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. To maximise the reach of your training, and to ensure that the people… Read the full article here: 5 Ways to Promote Your Training Course through Effective Marketing on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Guest Blog Effective Marketing Promote Training Course

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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! Follow us on Facebook Get Twitter updates View our Squidoo lens Assistant Training for Professional Success ProAssisting Links powered by IngBoo Click here for more info about our links!

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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 example, when assistants ask me which training would be best for them between our conference and World Class Assistant Certification live course, I ask them “What are your goals?” For those of us in the training/adult learning industry, there is a difference.

Resilience Training: 4 Tools to Help You Persevere

Success

But it requires resilience training. Train and discipline your inner voice as you would an unruly pet. It took years to train your inner voice to treat you disrespectfully. The post Resilience Training: 4 Tools to Help You Persevere appeared first on SUCCESS.

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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! One of things I’ll be sharing on this live webinar is: What works, and what doesn’t work, when it comes to marketing your professional services business. Click here to register now! To your online business success!

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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. It is known that we offer a broad range of training, education, peer to peer networking, but this year we are adding even more to our catalog of resources! We are offering our flagship training program for assistants as an open-to-the-public format one time in 2019.

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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.” If that is not enough reason to laugh and play, then how about because it’s fun and relieves stress? I was excited when I came across an article on the internet called Power Play: Getting Into Goofing Off.

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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. With over 300 videos, our YouTube channel is the largest collection of training and educational content that Office Dynamics has to offer. We’ve posted past webinars, trainings, Facebook Fridays, and more!

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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. They would like to take more control of training, as in recent years it has become increasingly outside of their control… Read the full article here: Employers need more control over training on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

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.

8 Essential Elements of a Sales Training Video

Small Business CEO

If you’re like most sales organizations, you might be wondering what tools and channels to use for your employee training and development efforts. Video is also an effective sales training tool for your salespeople. Economy & Environment sales training

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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.

NEW! OneNote 2016 Training Series

All Things Admin

NEW 3-Part LIVE Training Series Starts May 12! For admins, keeping track of all of the details is essential! .

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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 Running a small business in this harsh economic climate is hard work. If you’re making a profit you’re doing well. We all want to find new customers, protect margins and keep overheads as low as possible.

Is Internal or External Management Training Best for your Business?

Small Business CEO

Without employees, your business would not be the great asset it is today, so it’s important that you focus on continuously training them to develop their skills, encourage career development, and grow your business. Management management training

Why Manufacturing Training is Important in The Digital Age

Small Business CEO

Within the manufacturing industry, training is a huge focus – and for good reason. The safety and wellbeing of a workforce rely heavily on the effectiveness of training. Human Resources Management manufacturing manufacturing training

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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. As the year’s passed we continued to add in a few additional programs >v iew our free video programs < We hear from assistants on a daily basis that they love our training materials but they work for a nonprofit or their organization doesn’t believe in training the administrative professionals. More free assistant training at your fingertips.

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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.

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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.    Companies are also shifting to online and informal training.  companies have settled into a world of one-third instructor-led and two-thirds technology enabled training.

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. Of course, you’re still an adult with free will; you certainly can (and should) take part in training outside of work hours, and you can always pay for it with your own money. To gain leadership approval, you need to create a business case to support your training request.

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How Do You Train And Retain Tech Talent? Use Podcasts, Says CEO Jen Grogono

Allwork

By serving employees podcasts over PowerPoints, employees can listen anytime they want, using a familiar application that doesn’t require any ramp-up or training. The post How Do You Train And Retain Tech Talent?

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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. Office Dynamics International, the globally recognized authority for administrative training and development, made two sizable in-kind donations in the month of March. To participate, organizations had to submit application materials describing why the training is needed and pledging leadership support.

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. In the workplace, this has become a cause for concern as employers worry that such biases can lead to (read more here

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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?” When choosing an administrative conference or training, choose wisely. With Office Dynamics administrative training classes, participants have lots of time to practice in the classroom.

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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”. But alas, the articles I found were mostly from training venues rather than those who use them. And the second reason was that we ran two training course last month and the training room… It was spectacular.

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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

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! . I am so impressed with administrative and executive assistants who manage their workload in addition to spending several days away from the office for training and development.

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Tips for Training Your Team Effectively Despite Social Distancing

Small Business CEO

It all starts with training. Here are some tips on how to train new employees in a socially distanced world. Stay up-to-date on recent CDC recommendations as well as laws in your state about training employees. Human Resources employee training pandemic

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NEW! Systems and Procedures Training Series

All Things Admin

NEW 3-Part Training Series Available On Demand! Do you have procedures for daily tasks documented for easy reference and cross training? Sysems and procedures are your ultimate power tools! Join us for this 3-part series to help you get your office systems and procedures created!

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The Decline of Employee Training & The Rise of Side Gigs

Small Business Labs

The chart below, which shows a decline in employer-provided and on-the-job training in recent decades, has been making the rounds in the economic blogs.  But given the Great Recession, it seems pretty unlikely that employer-provided and on-the-job training have done anything but decline since 2008. We believe the decline in employee training is having an interesting 2nd order effect - we think it's leading to more people having 2nd jobs. 

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How Much Training Do You Really Need?

Step It Up VA Coaching

Is it really true that the more technical training and certifications you receive, the more valuable you are to clients? If you think you need additional training , consider that it might be wise to instead focus on what you do best—and do it really well. If you want to have a certain specialty , yes, it helps to get good training, but there is another way. In fact, most clients hire you because they like and trust you—not because of a training program.

A Great Training Resource to Grow and Monetize Your Business

Office Organization Success

I’m a huge fan of lifelong learning and am continually investing in myself and my business through training courses and other programs … whether those are free or paid training programs! Today, I want to share a fabulous training resource with you, and one that’s free for you to attend too. Training Workshops and Products

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Account Management Training: Traits of an Effective Account Manager

Small Business CEO

The post Account Management Training: Traits of an Effective Account Manager appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Account management is another important aspect of business that can either increase or decrease sales.

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