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April 2021

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April 2021

All Things Admin “Then and Now” Photo Contest

We invite you to join us in celebrating Admin Appreciation Month with our Then and Now promotion! All you have to do is post a picture of you when you first started your admin journey and a picture of you now, along with the hashtags #ThenAndNowAdmin2021 and #Entry. Or if you prefer, you can share a picture of technology or office supplies for “then” and “now.”

“Then and Now” Promotion Details

  • Pick your favorite picture of you, a piece of technology, or an office supply from “then” and one from “now”.
  • Create a social media post on Facebook or Twitter that includes both photos, plus the hashtags #ThenAndNowAdmin2021 and #Entry. (You can also tag All Things Admin on Facebook and @JuliePerrine on Twitter so we are notified of your post.)
  • Each Friday during the promotion, we will randomly select two winners who will each receive a prize pack of books and training from All Things Admin. You can find all of the promotion rules here: AllThingsAdmin.com/rules.

If you want to see all of the amazing admins and their journeys, just click on the blue hashtag after you post to see everyone. Our team will be posting several of our own #ThenAndNowAdmin2021 images throughout the month. We can’t wait to see what you share, too!

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April 2021

Executive Support Magazine – share the knowledge!

Buy a corporate subscription this month and get a free 90-minute pre-recorded webinar from industry expert Lucy Brazier – So you think you’re strategic? What does that mean? to share with your team!

April 2021

Be The Ultimate Assistant

Save an additional $200 off BTUA On Demand, BTUA Virtual, and BTUA Live with Bonnie Low-Kramen & Vickie Sokol Evans, MCT during April 2021. Use coupon code BTUABONUS21!

April 2021

Celebrating Administrative Professionals

We’re looking forward to celebrating Administrative Professionals Week with you (April 19-23). We have a full lineup of wonderful gifts to give you during the entire week of this special event!

These giveaways are must-have tools to help you strengthen the necessary skills to stand out as a top professional in your field. Here’s a sneak peek of the FREE resources we’re giving away:

• Project management for the new workday
• How to capture meeting notes that make sense
• Negotiating your salary
• And more!

To receive our giveaways during Administrative Professionals Week, all you have to do is register to get on the list. Registration is completely free.

Click here now to add your name to the gift list!

April 2021

Becoming An Office Rockstar

Debbie Gross, is a career coach, trainer, speaker and author of the book, “The Office Rockstar Playbook”. She has been training administrative professionals from startups to Fortune 500 companies for over 30 years and is dedicated to increasing the professionalism, recognition, influence and value of the administrative profession. Bringing out the Office Rockstar within!

Debbie has created a training program just for administrators and executive assistants called “Becoming an Office Rockstar”. This program is for individuals who want to achieve a much higher level of competency in the field and want to be seen as more than just a support person but a true business partner. The program includes 12 hours consisting of 6 modules of personal training, a course workbook and a copy of Debbie’s book, “The Office Rockstar Playbook”.

This unique training program typically costs $975.00 per person in a “corporate” group class setting but… in appreciation for all you do as Administrative Professionals this month, for a limited time only, Debbie is offering this same program as an individual private training for $525 per person, a savings of $450.00!

You get 12 hours, consisting of six 120-minute modules (which you schedule), your own personal playbook, a copy of Debbie’s book AND you get Debbie Gross as your very own personal trainer and guide.

This offer is limited to the first two individuals who click on this link. Just scroll down to “Get Started Now” and simply state that you saw this offer and add the code ATA-Celebration and I’ll connect with you.

Keep on Rocking It!

April 2021

Go Ahead. Be exceptional

Go ahead. Be exceptional, with a 20% discount on as many of Shelagh Donnelly’s webinar courses as you wish for registrations completed on or before April 30, 2021.

Whether you’re looking for professional development on meetings and minutes, communications, honing influence or business acumen, or the world of governance and supporting a board of directors, you’ll find Shelagh informed, engaging, and authentic.

Have a look at her Eventbrite page at the URL below. After you click on the “Register” screen, you’ll see an opportunity to “Enter promo code”.

Promo code for your 20% discount, until April 30, 2021: AllThingsandShelagh

April 2021

The Future Assistant Global Summit

The Future Assistant Global Summit is a digital, multi-platform experience for Personal and Executive Assistants, spread across a full week taking place from Friday, May 14 – Friday, May 21.

Attendees can participate from wherever they are in the world, as we broadcast talks on five separate days.

Join our global community before our kick-off event to make the most of your time online.

The Global Summit takes place across three streams: our Future Stream, BiteSize Training library, and our Masterclasses.

The Future Assistant Global Summit attendees will be able to connect and engage with some of the world’s most influential trainers and Assistant professionals.

Incredible things can happen when Assistants come together – join us online for The Future Assistant Global Summit 2021.

Save 10% off The Future Assistant Summit using promo code: FASUMMIT10JP.

April 2021

Not Just An Admin

“NOT, Just an Admin!” is a 16-hour / 4-week comprehensive training and development program for administrative professionals.

Whether your title is Administrative Assistant, Executive Assistant, or Business Support Professional, this training is for you if you are in the administrative support profession. Boot Camp is highly interactive, engaging, fun, and safe for all attendees. Past students stated this training goes deeper and broader than any other program they’ve experienced. There are four levels of learning, all designed to help you, the administrative assistant, succeed. This program goes beyond the basic technical skills and focuses on you as an individual and professional. Each level builds on the next with accountability designed into the program. Ideally, all administrative professionals from your organization will go through this training and development program. It would create an administrative community of mentors and accountability partners and inspire each other to share knowledge, information, and resources to create success for all.

Here are a few of the agenda topics:

• Managing Up
• How to give and receive feedback
• Navigating difficult situations
• Creating a powerful and collaborative partnership and relationship
• Developing executive presence and a positive image
• Discovering how to work with anyone, communication techniques, and strategies
• Clarify the value you provide
• Unleash your inner leader
• And more!

Full Program Overview

Video Link: https://youtu.be/RqKuSgdEuOA

April Special! Save 20% on corporate pricing for NOT JUST AN ADMIN Boot Camp. Contact Peggy for pricing. peggy@peggyvasquez.net

April 2021

The American Society of Administrative Professionals is celebrating you during April with giveaways, webinars, exclusive content, discounts, and more!

Click here to learn about all of the exciting offers for April!

April 2021

Admin to Admin Career Clinics

Our Career Clinic offers you the opportunity to get practical and expert advice focused on resume writing, preparing for your performance review, or getting ready for a job interview.

Spark your administrative brilliance and sign up for one of our 50-minute video sessions. We’re ready to share our tips and strategies to help you increase your self-confidence as you navigate your career. Bring your questions. We can’t wait to meet with you.

Register here

April 1-2, 2021

April 1
12 p.m. MDT / 2 p.m. EDT

Free Webinar – Let’s Talk: Professional Certifications

When it comes to professional development, you have a lot of choices. This is both a blessing and a curse! With such a wealth of resources available at your fingertips, it’s more important than ever that you choose wisely. After all, education and training is an investment of time, energy and money—all of which are in limited supply!!

In this month’s BONUS training session, you’re invited to join two of the foremost authorities on professional development, Chrissy Scivicque (PMP, PCM, PACE Trainer) and Julie Perrine (CAP, OM, MBTI Certified), for an informative look at the complicated and fascinating world of certification. If you’ve considered obtaining a professional certification, but aren’t sure where to begin, this webinar is for you!

In this session, you will learn…

• The pros and cons you should consider before making the commitment to get certified
• How to evaluate different certification programs and determine which one is right for you
• How to prepare yourself for the process of certification and improve your chances of success
• How to leverage your certifications to take your career to the next level

April 4-10, 2021

 April 8, 2021 at 1 p.m. EDT

WEBINAR: Procedures Power-Up: How to Develop an Effective SOP

Get everyone on the same page with a clear, well-organized SOP

While you can’t prevent unplanned business disruptions, you can be prepared for them. A standard operating procedure is essential to helping maintain everything from workflows to morale. And now more than ever, having them up to date and easy to access is critical.

That’s why we’ve asked admin expert and procedures pro Julie Perrine to lead you through our all-new virtual workshop, Procedures Power-Up: How to Develop an Effective SOP.

This live, interactive training session is a simple way to create an SOP manual that is so clear and effective that you – and other key players – will never be left in a lurch or scrambling to figure out how to do something. 

Register Now!

Note: This webinar is not part of the AdminPro Training VIP Pass Membership.

April 11-17, 2021

April 12, 2021


ELEVATE Admins: How to Raise the Bar and Achieve Excellence in Your Administrative Career 

Sign up now for early notification, special pricing and extra bonuses!

Special pricing is in effect through Tuesday, April 13! Order Now.

April 14
12 p.m. MDT / 2 p.m. EDT

Free Webinar: The Next Admin Evolution is Here!

Over the past decade, the administrative profession has evolved at a rapid pace—and within just the past year, that pace has increased exponentially. The role is being redefined and reimagined on a daily basis, and as a result, admins are being stretched like never before.

While the future is still being shaped, there are some clear indicators of what’s to come. To stay relevant in this field, administrative professionals will need to embrace an entirely new attitude and an advanced set of skills. This webinar explores the emerging elevated standard for the admin field, and offers strategies to help you thrive in this exciting new frontier.

In this session, you will learn…

• Why the administrative field is changing but not “disappearing” (and why it never will)
• The most important skills for admins to master in the post-COVID era
• How technology and AI will impact the future of admin and how to work with it, not against it
• How executive expectations are shifting, and what that means for the role moving forward
• How to leverage these new opportunities to reshape your admin career

Register here!

April 15, 2021
1 p.m. EDT

There’s No Such Thing As a Stable Career.
That’s Why You Need A Plan.

Change can happen at a moment’s notice. A single business decision can determine where you live, what responsibilities you have, your salary, who you support – or whether you have a job at all.

You can’t eliminate the unexpected, but you can prepare to coures-correct and save yourself from falling apart if things don’t go according to plan. 

During the Design Your Personal Career Plan Webinar, you will learn:

  • Why it is necessary to shift from reactive to proactive when managing your career and workload.
  • A proven strategic career planning method.
  • What to include in your career plan.
  • How to start creating your career plan during our free 5-Day Challenge.

Register now for the FREE webinar on April 15 and  you’ll also be enrolled in the FREE Create Your Personal Career Plan 5-Day Challenge on April 26 – 30!

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April 18-24, 2021

April 17, 18, and 20, 2021
(Europe, Middle East, Asia)

April 26 – 28, 2021
(N. America, S. America)

NEW COURSE: Assistant 4.0 – The Digital Executive Assistant
How to become a game-changing assistant in the digital age.

Trainer: Diana Brandl

Modern management assistants need to position themselves for the future, increase their visibility, act more strategically, network and also have their own career development in mind.
The digital age is just the right platform to do all this. Now is the time to proactively propel the change of the profession as the digital transformation brings incredible potential for the responsibilities of office professionals. It is more important than ever to sharpen profiles and define a new portfolio.

Are you ready for the office of the future? Then join this training where you will not only redefine your strength profile but also recognize the opportunities of strategic cooperation with your executive in the digital transformation. Let’s dive into the world of industry 4.0 and shape it together.

In this course, you will receive insights about:

• Industry 4.0, VUCA, New Work: What is the definition and how does it affect the role of office professionals?
• Digital Leadership and Millennial managers: How to manage your future executive
• Future Work, Future Skills 2025: Understand the latest trends given by the World Economic Forum on The Future of Jobs
• Personal Branding, Self-Marketing and Storytelling
• The power of networking and Social Media

This course is IAAP approved and qualifies for 12 recertification points.

Register at: https://www.innoverto.com/register/assistant/

April 19 – 23

AAP Admin Giveback Week – 5 Free Webinars Open to ALL Admin Professionals!

  • April 19 at 2 p.m. EDT: Career Branding for Administrative Professionals in 2021 Click here to register.
  • April 20 at 12 p.m. EDT: Time-Saving Microsoft Office Keyboard Shortcuts Click here to register.
  • April 21 at 12 p.m. EDT: Mindset and Our Inner Battery for the Admin Professionals Click here to register.
  • April 22 at 12 p.m. EDT: Free Systems and Tools for Admins – Work Smarter on a Budget  Click here to register.
  • April 23 at 12 p.m. EDT: Currency -Driven Performance Program for Administrative Professionals  Click here to register.

Learn more about AAP and their training events here

April 19 – 23, 2021

Enter for the chance to win a Livestream pass to Office Dynamics International’s 28th Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence happening October 26 – 29, 2021. Reset your career, refocus your energy, and recenter your wellness all from the comfort of your home or office. Learn more about #adminconf and enter for a chance to win. Giveaway valid April 19 – 23, 2021.

April 20
2 p.m. EDT

Free Training: Virtual Meeting Planner and Moderator

Hosted by: Donna Gilliland with MOSTraining.com

Running a successful and professional virtual meeting or event involves many moving parts. It requires pre-planning at a detailed level.

  • What should be on your pre-event planning list?
  • How soon do you start planning?
  • How do you help your speakers and attendees prepare before the event?
  • How do you help them during the event?
  • What do you need to learn in order to be an effective virtual speaker?
  • What is the role of the Moderator?
  • What do you need to learn to effectively plan and moderate a virtual meeting or event?

You will get the answers during this one-hour event on how to get started becoming a virtual meeting planner and moderator. This is just the beginning because there is still the technical piece, which we will cover in a second event.

Register here.

April 21
10 a.m. PDT

Office Dynamics International will also be hosting a free webinar – The Artful Orchestration of Your Career, on Administrative Professionals Day, April 21, 2021, at 10 a.m. PT. Learn how to shift your success from being in the hands of your executive, colleagues, or organization. Discover strategies for a fulfilling assistant career, steps to create a professional development plan that positions you to attain your desires and goals, and take advantage of exclusive giveaways.

April 22
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. PDT

Free Webinar: Improve Your Speaking and Communication Skills to Upgrade Your Professional and Personal Life

Communication builds trust. So many of us feel anxiety when it’s time to speak our minds and express our ideas. A lack of confidence or inadequate preparation can have a real impact on your job security, the evolution of your career, and on nurturing important relationships. If you feel you are getting in your own way, or not presenting the very best version of yourself, you’ll appreciate this investigation. 

Register now!

April 22
8 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. EDT

Wine With Rhonda

It’s not a webinar. We will be having an open conversation with those present.

Bring your issues, bring your willingness to open the conversation, and join the conversation. This is a “Help Me Rhonda” or “Dear Abby” type of forum. When you register, you will be asked if you have any pressing issues you want discussed. It will be anonymous. However, I won’t be the only one answering the question. Everyone joins in to answer questions from their experience. This will be especially helpful as other admins who have experienced a similar situation can share what they did, what worked, and what didn’t work.

Admins supporting Admins. It doesn’t get any better than that. I hope you’ll join us. It is free to join for all!

Register Here!

April 23
10 a.m. PDT

WEBINAR: Finding Joy In Your Career

Have you lost that spark of joy for the work you do? Feeling buried in scheduling virtual meetings or completing your To-Do List? Given the number of changes you’ve had to make and adjust to over the past year, it’s not unusual you would feel out of sorts.

Whether you are working in the office, from home, or you are seeking a new job, it’s time to recommit to your career! Let us help you chart a path for finding joy in your career.


• Understanding how getting real about what’s happened and connecting with your current state of mind is the place to start.

• The value of identifying something new you can learn and focus on that will help you re-invent yourself and energize your attitude.

• The benefit of getting involved in projects and causes that make a difference and matter.

• How to develop an attitude of gratitude and share it with others.

• Find ways to bring fun to the work you do.

• Learn to appreciate and celebrate all that you are accomplishing.

• Recognize the “Big Deal Principle” and how it applies to you.

Register Here!

April 23
12 p.m. PDT

WEBINAR: An Open Conversation with Lisa and Stacy

Are you looking for some tips and strategies to navigate your administrative professional career? We will answer some of the tricky questions we get asked about the administrative professional career.


• How do you both juggle supporting high-level executives, teaching careers, owning a company, juggling family commitments, and so much more? Can you please share your tips because I’m feeling overwhelmed?

• I need a new job. What are your best interview tips?

I’ve been an administrative professional for a very, very long time. What are some new goals I could establish in my upcoming performance review?

• What are your tips for negotiating a higher salary?

• I’m having some real problems connecting with my new executive and I don’t know where to start. Do you have any specific magic tricks I can use?

Register Here!

April 25 – 30, 2021

April 26 – 30, 2021

There’s No Such Thing As a Stable Career.

That’s Why You Need A Plan.

Change can happen at a moment’s notice. A single business decision can determine where you live, what responsibilities you have, your salary, who you support – or whether you have a job at all.

You can’t eliminate the unexpected, but you can prepare to coures-correct and save yourself from falling apart if things don’t go according to plan.

Register now for the FREE Create Your Personal Career Plan 5-Day Challenge on April 26 – 30!

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April 27, 2021

Free Webinar: Leverage LinkedIn to Win

Build a LinkedIn profile you can be proud of! This program is designed to increase vital connections as you refresh your professional profile, search for jobs and expand your business network. Utilize search strategies to request connections that foster real relationships. Discover the power of LinkedIn for lead generation and enhance your personal brand with this important social media tool.

  • Set Goals
  • Search Strategically
  • Review Profile and Settings
  • Explore Techniques for Connecting & Job Searching
  • Interact with Posts, Articles and Comments
  • Learn Tips and Tricks for LinkedIn on Mobile Devices

Bonus Handout: Leverage Your LinkedIn to Win Handout Apr2021

Register now.

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