Thank You, Joan, Peggy and Jasmine!!! Excellent information was provided and very motivational! -Joyce
2015-02-19T10:07:19+00:00
Thank You, Joan, Peggy and Jasmine!!! Excellent information was provided and very motivational! -Joyce

Shining every day

I asked the managers to provide me with feedback at some point if they had seen changes in their admins. One stood up immediately and said, ‘I don’t need to wait until later. I can tell you right now that Robbin came back a different person and has been continuing to shine every day since! View Full →
2014-02-10T01:52:35+00:00
I asked the managers to provide me with feedback at some point if they had seen changes in their admins. One stood up immediately and said, ‘I don’t need to wait until later. I can tell you right now that Robbin came back a different person and has been continuing to shine every day since! View Full →

Joan encourage success

I attended a couple of seminars last week with Joan Burge in Columbus, OH and I am so energized. Normally when I attend training sessions I start out with the best of intentions and then after a few weeks my motivation crashes. This session is different. I have set up a development plan in class View Full →
2014-02-07T04:32:53+00:00
I attended a couple of seminars last week with Joan Burge in Columbus, OH and I am so energized. Normally when I attend training sessions I start out with the best of intentions and then after a few weeks my motivation crashes. This session is different. I have set up a development plan in class View Full →

Refreshing Resources

It’s refreshing to have these resources available to help support staff excel. When reading Ms. Burge’s books, it feels like she is talking to me! I discovered Office Dynamics this past year, and refer to your Website regularly to maintain my professionalism and help keep a positive attitude. – Julie
2014-02-07T04:14:16+00:00
It’s refreshing to have these resources available to help support staff excel. When reading Ms. Burge’s books, it feels like she is talking to me! I discovered Office Dynamics this past year, and refer to your Website regularly to maintain my professionalism and help keep a positive attitude. – Julie

Stepped up to a new level

I’ve attended many administrative training programs, but this is by the far the most focused, detailed, and informative one. I fell that I’ve stepped up to a new level in my career. – Johanna
2014-02-12T00:53:44+00:00
I’ve attended many administrative training programs, but this is by the far the most focused, detailed, and informative one. I fell that I’ve stepped up to a new level in my career. – Johanna

Open Mind

Thank you, once again, for opening my mind to opportunities already inside of me. You just helped me find them. – Christina
2014-02-07T04:07:52+00:00
Thank you, once again, for opening my mind to opportunities already inside of me. You just helped me find them. – Christina

Career of choice

I really feel like this session changed how I feel about the administrative profession. I don’t need to see my job as a stepping stone to other fields. I need to challenge myself to become more a strategic business partner. What I do is very important and worthwhile. – Sherry
2014-02-07T04:32:34+00:00
I really feel like this session changed how I feel about the administrative profession. I don’t need to see my job as a stepping stone to other fields. I need to challenge myself to become more a strategic business partner. What I do is very important and worthwhile. – Sherry

I am reaching for the stars

I know I was becoming complacent in how I did things, and I felt I was extremely good at what I did. The Star Achievement program made me realize I am not as good as I think I am…. That is positive – gives me something to strive for and will help me long term! – View Full →
2014-02-10T01:53:59+00:00
I know I was becoming complacent in how I did things, and I felt I was extremely good at what I did. The Star Achievement program made me realize I am not as good as I think I am…. That is positive – gives me something to strive for and will help me long term! – View Full →

Thank you so much for the webinars and handouts, as they are invaluable!! Teejay
2015-02-19T10:20:22+00:00
Thank you so much for the webinars and handouts, as they are invaluable!! Teejay

Thank you, thank you, thank you! Excellent as always!!! -Akia
2015-02-19T10:14:02+00:00
Thank you, thank you, thank you! Excellent as always!!! -Akia

Energizing class

I have sat through many evening classes while going to college that lasted up to 3 ½ hours each night. But the 8 hours in this class did not make me feel tired, since the activities and feedback provided me with information to apply. – Vannessa
2014-02-10T01:53:17+00:00
I have sat through many evening classes while going to college that lasted up to 3 ½ hours each night. But the 8 hours in this class did not make me feel tired, since the activities and feedback provided me with information to apply. – Vannessa

World Class workshop rocks socks!

Part of becoming World-Class is surrounding yourselves with other World Class Assistants. The continued networking, sharing of best practices, and interaction with others at my level outside my organization- is truly invigorates and motivates me I’ll return refreshed with new ideas to put into action. – Celeste
2014-02-07T04:36:57+00:00
Part of becoming World-Class is surrounding yourselves with other World Class Assistants. The continued networking, sharing of best practices, and interaction with others at my level outside my organization- is truly invigorates and motivates me I’ll return refreshed with new ideas to put into action. – Celeste

VIP experience

I personally want to thank Joan Burge and Office Dynamics for developing such a great successful program for Admins that is truly “World Class” in itself. This by far exceeded my expectations and it made me feel as though I was an executive of my company myself. I always knew I was important as are View Full →
2014-02-07T04:40:05+00:00
I personally want to thank Joan Burge and Office Dynamics for developing such a great successful program for Admins that is truly “World Class” in itself. This by far exceeded my expectations and it made me feel as though I was an executive of my company myself. I always knew I was important as are View Full →

Star achievement has impact

We feel that Star Achievement, coupled with the MOUS program, has had a direct impact on staff retention and staff morale, which was the goal. – Melanie
2014-02-10T01:55:26+00:00
We feel that Star Achievement, coupled with the MOUS program, has had a direct impact on staff retention and staff morale, which was the goal. – Melanie

Thank you so much for the webinar! I really enjoyed it!! You ladies are AMAZING! -Silvana J.
2015-02-19T10:11:45+00:00
Thank you so much for the webinar! I really enjoyed it!! You ladies are AMAZING! -Silvana J.

Looking forward to Monday Motivators

I always find something that “rings a bell,” solves a problem, or is just interesting to read. I have shared your site with many and hope they enjoy Monday Motivators as much as I do. Thank you. – Mary Ellen
2014-02-07T04:25:55+00:00
I always find something that “rings a bell,” solves a problem, or is just interesting to read. I have shared your site with many and hope they enjoy Monday Motivators as much as I do. Thank you. – Mary Ellen

My Interest Never Waned

This was the best administrative class I have ever taken. My interest never waned; I was excited to start each day. – Angela
2014-02-12T00:59:49+00:00
This was the best administrative class I have ever taken. My interest never waned; I was excited to start each day. – Angela

My whole attitude changed

What I’ve changed as a result of Star Achievement is my whole attitude and my belief in my abilities and potential. I realize that I am a professional; it is up to me to be the best I can be, and that I am a valuable asset to my team. – Diane
2014-02-10T01:54:40+00:00
What I’ve changed as a result of Star Achievement is my whole attitude and my belief in my abilities and potential. I realize that I am a professional; it is up to me to be the best I can be, and that I am a valuable asset to my team. – Diane

My Star Can Shine!

This program (World Class Assistant) gives me the assurance I need that my star can shine higher than I would have thought before. My expectation levels for myself have risen drastically. – Cornna
2014-02-07T04:06:45+00:00
This program (World Class Assistant) gives me the assurance I need that my star can shine higher than I would have thought before. My expectation levels for myself have risen drastically. – Cornna

You Have Given Me So Much

I just wanted to say thank you again for your labor of love. I hope I represent it well in my profession and help further the attitude toward Administrators worldwide. You have given me so much to ponder and work on. Enjoy your San Diego conference – I’m so excited for all those who participate, View Full →
2014-02-06T21:54:06+00:00
I just wanted to say thank you again for your labor of love. I hope I represent it well in my profession and help further the attitude toward Administrators worldwide. You have given me so much to ponder and work on. Enjoy your San Diego conference – I’m so excited for all those who participate, View Full →

Joan Challenged Me

I’m a seasoned executive assistant. Joan challenged my thinking and where I see myself. I’m leaving energized, challenged and with dozens of ideas. – Linda  
2014-02-12T00:57:04+00:00
I’m a seasoned executive assistant. Joan challenged my thinking and where I see myself. I’m leaving energized, challenged and with dozens of ideas. – Linda  

More Confident, More Creative, More Efficient

By striving to be a Star Performer on the job, I am more confident, more creative, more efficient. This is one training course where you don’t passively listen in a classroom, then go back to your desk and forget everything you learned. With all the group interaction, activities and workbook exercises, each person is actively View Full →
2014-02-07T04:01:22+00:00
By striving to be a Star Performer on the job, I am more confident, more creative, more efficient. This is one training course where you don’t passively listen in a classroom, then go back to your desk and forget everything you learned. With all the group interaction, activities and workbook exercises, each person is actively View Full →

I value my career

What a positive, energizing, thoughtful, tip-filled experience! I can’t wait to go back to work and do a better job. I am thinking about myself as a professional with a valuable career. I am excited about where I can go in my future. – Katherine
2014-02-07T04:41:12+00:00
What a positive, energizing, thoughtful, tip-filled experience! I can’t wait to go back to work and do a better job. I am thinking about myself as a professional with a valuable career. I am excited about where I can go in my future. – Katherine

Inner Circle Assistant

I appreciate the weekly Monday Motivators and the other books I’ve read and studied authored by Ms. Burge. I enjoy a solid reputation at work, and am fortunate to be considered an inner circle assistant. This is due, in part, to the sound advice and techniques I learn through your publications. – Julie
2014-02-07T04:13:55+00:00
I appreciate the weekly Monday Motivators and the other books I’ve read and studied authored by Ms. Burge. I enjoy a solid reputation at work, and am fortunate to be considered an inner circle assistant. This is due, in part, to the sound advice and techniques I learn through your publications. – Julie

Oh my goodness, these were excellent tips help a struggling admin in the office! -Kathy
2015-02-20T11:43:45+00:00
Oh my goodness, these were excellent tips help a struggling admin in the office! -Kathy

Learn How to Grow Your Professional Skills

To spend 2 days in close contact with high-level assistants discussing, sharing, & learning how to grow our professional skills is overwhelming, exhilirating, & rejuvinating. I highly recommend the World Class series! – Elizabeth
2014-02-07T04:18:31+00:00
To spend 2 days in close contact with high-level assistants discussing, sharing, & learning how to grow our professional skills is overwhelming, exhilirating, & rejuvinating. I highly recommend the World Class series! – Elizabeth

More confidence

I feel more confident and valuable. It has given me ideas that have helped me improve my skills, therefore I have been given a promotion and a raise. – Marina
2014-02-07T04:36:31+00:00
I feel more confident and valuable. It has given me ideas that have helped me improve my skills, therefore I have been given a promotion and a raise. – Marina

Great Program

(World Class Assistant) is great! It’s so refreshing to attend a conference/training program geared toward the administrative role. We are engaged & participate in the program. – Sandy
2014-02-07T04:21:59+00:00
(World Class Assistant) is great! It’s so refreshing to attend a conference/training program geared toward the administrative role. We are engaged & participate in the program. – Sandy

I’m Hooked On Office Dynamics

Having been hooked on John Maxwell books for the last 6 years, (after seeing Joan speak) I am now hooked on Office Dynamics and all it has to offer. – Jenny
2014-02-07T04:26:45+00:00
Having been hooked on John Maxwell books for the last 6 years, (after seeing Joan speak) I am now hooked on Office Dynamics and all it has to offer. – Jenny

“The article that most resonated with me, and the first one I read, is Coping With Conflicting Priorities. This is an everyday occurrence for any administrative professional but I especially like the way this pointed out how to deal with the conflicting priorities when you support more than one executive.” – Di
2014-05-22T14:58:38+00:00
“The article that most resonated with me, and the first one I read, is Coping With Conflicting Priorities. This is an everyday occurrence for any administrative professional but I especially like the way this pointed out how to deal with the conflicting priorities when you support more than one executive.” – Di