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The Top Skills Executives Want From Assistants Today

Office Dynamics often surveys managers and high-level executives as to the skills, attitudes, and behaviors that are most important for an assistant to possess. Here are some non-edited, direct quotes from them. See how you measure up. If you are doing these already, then ask yourself . . . “How often do I do this? …

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Training for Executive and Administrative Assistants

Be Bold Enough To Be An Owner

Do You Have An Owner’s Mentality? Hello from my office to yours. Did you know that you do not have to own your own business to have an “owner’s” mentality? Did you know there are benefits to thinking like an “owner” vs. an employee? Do you know the key characteristics of owners? “Owners are fundamentally …

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Training for Executive and Administrative Assistants

4 Ways to Increase Professional Effectiveness

I spend a lot of my time in the training room with administrative professionals all over the country, I am often taken by the words of wisdom that are shared by the savvy assistants in my classes. In fact, I was struck by the words of one particular assistant who seemed savvy beyond her years. …

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Administrative Competency Assessment

Administrative Competency Assessment

How I used an administrative competency assessment to measure my skill level in the administrative field.   Am I A Good Assistant?   Use this assessment for executive and administrative assistants as a tool to measure your skill level. Several years ago I was preparing for my first annual review with my new executive, Joan …

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Training for Executive and Administrative Assistants

The Future of the Administrative Profession

The Future of the Administrative Profession – Surviving or Thriving? By Joan Burge, Founder and CEO, Office Dynamics International Changing the Lives of Administrative Professionals Since 1990 It’s important to recognize the difference between surviving and thriving, because the key to success is available to those who successfully manage to cross the bandwidth between the …

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