Book Title: Communication Strategies for Administrative Professionals–How to Communicate What You Can Do, Can’t Do, Will Do, Won’t Do, Need and Want
Book Description: Learn how to communicate strategically to get results in your executive assistant or administrative assistant role and career. In your administrative professional role, you communicate all day long. You do so using many communication modes: face-to-face, online, e-mail, instant messaging and more. You communicate with your managers, executives, coworkers, colleagues, customers, and vendors. That’s the short list!
You communicate with these people to meet their needs and those of your employer. You also communicate to meet your own needs and desires. You communicate to get results. You’re not just talking to hear yourself and writing e-mails for fun.
However, to get the results you require or desire from your communication, you must speak and write purposefully–yet authentically. Communication Strategies for Administrative Professionals gives you practical advice to help you think before you speak or write in your workplace and in your administrative role and career. Read this book to learn how to communicate what you can do, can’t do, will do, won’t do, need and want in your administrative role and career.
This is a great book to add to your library of professional development resources, and it’s filled with many good tips for communicating in your role and workplace. Communication is a crucial skill for administrative assistants and executive assistants wishing to perform well or excel in their role. Master your communication skills!
Format: Paperback, 177 pages, first edition, 2014
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Book Title: Starting Meetings of Administrative Professionals
Book Description: Increase the knowledge and effectiveness of your administrative staff by having meetings of your administrative assistants and executive assistants. Read 52 tips for planning, conducting, leading and facilitating successful meetings of your administrative support staff.
This is a guide/workbook that’s especially suitable for administrative assistants and executive assistants initiating and executing meetings of administrative staff within their companies, organizations and industries. However, anyone considering initiating these meetings in their company or industry (not just administrative professionals), or assigning someone else to do so, can find helpful tips in this book. Don’t wing it; read it!
There are three stages to planning, coordinating and executing a meeting of administrative professionals: Before, during and after the meeting. It’s that simple. Or is it?
The work by the meeting leader that goes into those three stages (and it will be work) is what will make your meetings of administrative professionals in your company successful and valuable. This guide explains to the meeting leader what work is needed by her before, during and after the meeting. Doing this work will help you to establish and maintain successful meetings of administrative assistants and executive assistants within your company or industry.
You will learn
• the difference between a meeting and a get-together
• how to structure your meetings
• where to find useful content for your meetings
• and more
Format: Paperback, 102 pages, first edition, 2015
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VAAP Members: The electronic version (PDF file) of Starting Meetings of Administrative Professionals is already included free in your Virtual Association for Administrative Professionals membership content.