Partnering with your Boss: Strategic Skills for Secretaries and Personal Assistants

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  • Start Date

    01 Dec, 2020

  • End Date

    04 Dec, 2020

  • Price

    ₦175,000

  • WiFi

    Free wifi available

Event Details

  • Consistently anticipant your boss needs
  • Gain the respect of your boss and be taken seriously
  • Get what you need from others to accomplish your job and achieve your boss’s goals
  • Have the authority to make-act on-decisions
  • Confidently represent your boss
  • Be seen by your boss and by others as a valuable professional resource
  • Develop a trusting relationship with your boss
  • Partner with multiple bosses and other office professionals
  • Effectively use time and get more things done in a day

 

CONTENT

  • Defining the strategic partnership

Identify the characteristics of effective partnering with your boss and use these features to create a positive partnership

 

  • Developing a trusting relationship with the boss

Adapt methods to complement the boss preferences by completing a self-evaluation exercise and creating a blueprint for change

  • Planning skills to Anticipate and proactively support the boss

Choose and apply the active listening skills that allow you to anticipate the boss’s need by completing a communication assessment and enacting a listening skills role play

  • Extending the partnership

Define and integrate your personal power bases by revisiting trust and by completing a “power-base” planner

  • Aligning and expanding partnering relationships

Use influencing and persuasive communication skills in planning and delivering a business case presentation

 

FOR WHOM:

Senior Administrative support staff, executive secretaries, confidential secretaries, personal assistants and others who perform related functions

 

TRAINING METHODOLOGY

The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.

 

DATE:

1ST BATCH:              5th – 8th May, 2020

2ND BATCH:             8th – 11th September, 2020

3RD BATCH:             1st – 4th  December, 2020

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
05 May, 2020 08 May, 2020
Start Date End Date
08 Sep, 2020 11 Sep, 2020
Start Date End Date
01 Dec, 2020 04 Dec, 2020
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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