How to Onboard New Colleagues (Even Executives!)

Workshop* EAs and admins are often asked to help train new admins and help new executives settle into their role”. But many find themselves winging it – with no admin-specific or EA-Executive partnership onboarding guidance provided to them. Without proper support for newcomers at their start, they’re less likely to adapt smoothly to their role, […]

Project Management 201: Advanced Tips for Successful Execution

Advanced Workshop* You’re not new to executing projects, and you are ready to take your skills to the next level. Discover how to avoid the common mistakes that hinder the success of any project. Learn what risk assessment is and why it matters–when do you need a Plan B? Explore strategies for getting recognition for […]

Master the New World of Work: The Remote/Hybrid Work Culture

Remote/hybrid work is here to stay- are you ready? This presentation highlights the challenges which arise in the ‘work-from-home’ environment and how to overcome them. You’ll do a deep dive into how to create your best workspace, manage interruptions, foster positive habits (even when no one is looking), and keep your work-life integration in check […]

Stop Procrastinating & Start Producing: 10 Strategies to Maximize your Productivity

Procrastination is a habit that everyone experiences. It’s a pricey form of self-sabotage that can prevent you from finishing important projects, accomplishing big goals, and enjoying the results of a job well done. If you’ve been putting off important work, this presentation teaches participants essential strategies to outsmart procrastination and enjoy productive workdays. Learning Objectives: […]

Project Manager to Project Motivator

Advanced As a project lead, instead of just managing tasks, wouldn’t it be great to be able to really motivate your team and stakeholders? Uncover the secrets of strengths-based project management as an experienced project manager walks you through practical ideas and real-world examples on how to become a project motivator. Hear how to implement […]

Stop Procrastinating & Start Producing: 10 Strategies to Maximize your Productivity

Procrastination is a habit that everyone experiences. It’s a pricey form of self-sabotage that can prevent you from finishing important projects, accomplishing big goals, and enjoying the results of a job well done. If you’ve been putting off important work, this presentation teaches participants essential strategies to outsmart procrastination and enjoy productive workdays. Learning Objectives: […]

Project Manager to Project Motivator

Advanced As a project lead, instead of just managing tasks, wouldn’t it be great to be able to really motivate your team and stakeholders? Uncover the secrets of strengths-based project management as an experienced project manager walks you through practical ideas and real-world examples on how to become a project motivator. Hear how to implement […]

Finance 101 for the Executive Assistant

Many non-finance professionals are not comfortable with financial terms, processes, reporting, or reviewing financial data. Yet, without the key performance indicators these things provide, organizational leaders would be hard-pressed to make growth-oriented decisions. Increasingly, EAs are involved in financial preliminary data collection and analysis. Understanding the story behind the numbers guarantees advanced support for senior […]

Applying Agile Techniques to Deliver Large Projects More Effectively

You may have heard the term “agile project management” and wondered whether you could use those techniques in your own project work. The answer is “Absolutely!” Agile techniques will be particularly helpful with large or complex projects. Agile techniques break a project down into manageable tasks in a manner that allows you to complete projects […]

Finance 101 for the Executive Assistant

Many non-finance professionals are not comfortable with financial terms, processes, reporting, or reviewing financial data. Yet, without the key performance indicators these things provide, organizational leaders would be hard-pressed to make growth-oriented decisions. Increasingly, EAs are involved in financial preliminary data collection and analysis. Understanding the story behind the numbers guarantees advanced support for senior […]