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Project Management for Modern Day Executive Assistants

Enhancing your diversified power job role by increasing administrative and technical know-how to support your organisation’s leaders in the modern work place

24 May-1 Jun 2018
Melbourne, Australia

Conference Workshop

Featuring a Full-Day Workshop

Workshop Moderator: Rosemary Parr

Company: DirGPA, MCIPD, Associate Lecturer – Birkbeck University of London, Founder & CEOGlobal PA Association & Training Academy, UK

Why You Should Attend

Project Management for Modern Day Executive Assistants

A transformation in the role of Executive Secretaries and Personal Assistants within organisations has taken place over the last 15 years. They now operate as strategic business support to their Executive, which has created a strong business partnership. EAs & PAs are now required to not only support and protect their Executive but also have the skills and confidence to act as a representative for them. They have become key influencers at senior management level and require leadership skills, management skills, communication skills and emotional intelligence to manage a variety of daily challenges and to fulfil the demands of their 21st century role.

The tools and techniques associated with project management will give you the confidence you need to get the job done on time and on budget. At this highly practical course you will learn scheduling, budgeting and planning skills that will take your project successfully from conception to completion. Whether it's purchasing office equipment, planning a meeting or special event or creating a presentation, the skills that you will gain by attending this course will ensure that you are equipped to take on the challenges.

This practical project management course aims to show how to use project management techniques to EA, PA, Office Manager, Senior Secretary or Project Assistant the knowledge required to work effectively within a project team and/or manage their own projects.

Key Topics

  • An Executive Assistant’s Guide to Project Management
  • Understanding the Basic of Project Lifecycle
  • Managing a Project While Juggling with Ongoing Daily Responsibility
  • Discussing the Current Project Management Software and Qualifications
  • Discussing the Current Project Management Software and Qualifications
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Rio Tinto Iron Ore - Resource
    McCormick Foods Australia
    Department of Immigration and Citizenship
    Vodafone Fiji Ltd
    John Holland Pty Ltd
    Monash University
    Commonwealth Bank of Australia
    Energy Developments Pty Ltd

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • Excellent program! This is a must for all EA’s and PA’s in all organisation” Board Secretary, National Provident Fund Soloman Island
    • First training which EA specific – well done and well recommended” Office Manager, Victoria Daly Shire Council
    • Excellent course. The entire programme was very relevant to EA’s” PA to Country Medical Director, Pfizer
    • Fantastic two days, great presenter with so much knowledge & experience (real life). I look forward to attending the next event Accounts Administration Officer, Mitsubishi Corporation Australia
    • I found the course to be engaging and relevant. Trainer was approachable and imparted very useful advice as well as her own experiences. From the trainer to the material it was a fabulous event that was very engaging Munich Re, Australia
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