Adam Fidler’s full-day workshop on The Strategic Executive Assistant will begin at 9.30am and finish at 4.30pm on each day.
Registration includes lunch, refreshments and materials.
Please note that space on the workshop is limited, so book your place early to avoid disappointment, by e-mailing Aisling on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Global trends in administrative support
A new definition of Executive Support
Core competencies of the new EA
The EA as an enabler and business manager
Decision making and responsibility; the strategic Executive Assistant
Let’s see it from the Executive’s perspective – what do bosses want?
Leadership styles – adapting your style to suit your Executive
Supporting your Executive by ‘managing upwards’
Leadership and management in context of the EA role
The difference between leadership and management to contextualise your EA role
Business strategy for the EA
What is ‘strategy’ and what does this mean for the EA? Developing strategic awareness.
Company strategy and the Executive’s priorities
Handling internal politics
The importance of self-awareness and emotional intelligence
Developing Executive Presence – developing gravitas
Why gravitas is important
Merging of temperament, competency, skills and knowledge to instill confidence
Developing your own executive presence – your personal journey
Reverse-mentoring to create a better boss/PA dynamic
The transition of job descriptions – from Personal Assistant to Executive Assistant
Duties of the EA compared to duties of the PA – a new job description.
EA Success Factors(TM) defined for the new Executive Assistant
Impacting your own and your Executive’s profile, productivity and performance
We have extended the Early Bird Registration fee of €540 for Tuesday 14th’s workshop and it will be available until September 28th.
The fee includes lunch, refreshments and materials.
There is a 10% discount available for charities, groups of 3+ and members of the APAI.
Feedback that Adam received at our Executive PA Forum 2017:
“Best speaker ever – engagaing, could listen to him all day. Extremely relevant and thought-provoking”
“Loved listening to Adam speak. Had a lot of lightbulb moments”
“Could have listended to him for hours – extremely informative”
“Very relevant, very professional, very interesting”
“Highlight of the day”
“Very motivational and inspiring presentation”
“Super presenter, Great content. Thought-provoking”
“Adam was excellent – an inspiration, could listen to him all day”
“Adam is very engaging, funny and speaks from personal experience”
“Excellent presentation and content – very relevant, which I will adapt in my job”