2nd November: Global PA Annual Conference - The Progressive PA, Climbing to New Heights
The Progressive PA, Climbing to New Heights at The May Fair Hotel, Stratton Street, London W.1. 0930-1700. Book your place here or email us at email@example.com
EARLY BIRD BOOKING EXTENDED UNTIL FRIDAY 12TH October 2018
SIGN UP BY 12th OCTOBER TO THE CONFERENCE TO JOIN A FOLLOW UP FREE GROUP COACHING MASTERCLASS WITH SUZY WALKER EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF PSYCHOLOGIES MAGAZINE
THIS IS EXCLUSIVE TO THE GLOBAL PA ASSOCIATION AND WILL TAKE PLACE ON THURSDAY 8th NOVEMBER 2018 AT 1PM.
The role of EAs, PAs, Senior Secretaries, Team PAs & Administrators is going through constant change in the workplace. The remit for the job role has increased dramatically in the past 10 years and the office professional sector are now required to showcase their talent in management, leadership, decision making, HR practices, marketing, recruitment and event management. Upskilling and stretching beyond perceived limitations is the cornerstone of the mission of the Global PA Association in supporting the profession through constant change. This 1 Day Conference will provide you with the learning to continue that 'stretch' in your skills, business knowledge and behaviours so that you continue to be a valuable asset within your organisation. Book and pay via Paypal at this link or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for other payment methods
Reasons to attend:
- Lively and experiential day of learning, sharing and engaging
- Bite-size training sessions
- Expert advice on how to plan your career path
- CPD points to add to your performance appraisal
- Eminent Speakers to motivate and inspire you
- Advice on the current jobs market
- Network and share tools and tips with like minded EAs & PAs
Keynote Speaker: Suzy Walker, Editor-in-Chief of Psychologies Magazine
We are thrilled that Suzy Walker (formerly Greaves) has agreed to be our Keynote Speaker. Suzy is also a career coach, hailed as 'the top ten guru to change your life around' by the Daily Mail. Suzy has written best-selling book 'Making the Big Leap', named as one of the top ten life changing books of the year by The Independent on Sunday. her second book 'The Big Peace, published by Hay House was named as 'the ultimate guide to true contentment' by the Express Newspaper.
Suzy's Keynote Session will focus on 'How to practice radical self care in the office, fall in love with your job and make your boss work for you'.
You will learn how:
- To set an intention - how do you want to feel at work?
- To identify what you want your work life to look like?
- To focus on your strengths and the strengths of others
- To get the team and your boss bought into a new way of working
- To set boundaries and still be valued
- To think big, be a leader in your office and start the 'happiness at work' movement
- Suzy will be joined in her session by Lizzy Arnold, Transformation Agent, Disruptor and Founder of www.caneka.com
Expert Speaker: John Cope, Head of Education & Skills at the CBI. John will talk about the vital importance of upskilling the UK workforce and the benefits and opportunities that Apprenticeships will bring to business.
Speaker Line Up:
Rosemary Parr, Founder of Global PA Association will Chair the Conference and lead a discussion on 'The Progressive PA - Climbing to New Heights in their Profession'. Over the last 11 years Rosemary has led the industry globally with ground breaking Academic Research, an Academic Partnership with Birkbeck University of London, the ILM and CPD Standards Office, raising the bar even higher for a fast evolving PA Management Profession.
Laura Willis, Co-Founder of Shine Offline. Laura's session will focus on 'How to thrive in a 24/7 connected world'. Laura will provide insights into the impact of technology on businesses and employees and the correlation with poor mental health, overwhelm, anxiety and burnout and Laura will share her own personal story of burnout. Her session will offer practical techniques and habits to apply in the workplace.
Paula Gibson, PA & Founder of Jardine Lloyd Thompson's PA Network. Paula is passionate about networking, self development and stepping out of her comfort zone in the workplace. Paula's session will focus on 'Setting up a PA Network', how to go about it, the benefits and she will share ideas and topics for PA Network sessions.
PWC Guest Speaker, Maria Axente: Artificial Intellignece might give you a Personal Assistant instead of taking your job'. Research has identified that many jobs could be replaced by AI, but how will it impact on the Personal Assistant profession? Listen to how PWC is implementing AI into their organisation
Tim Shepley, L&D Director, Team Tactics. Tim's session will focus on Understanding the importance of Team Building events for your team. For two decades Team Tactics have been a leading provider of unique corporate team building events and client events in and around London and the UK. From team building days, fun business events, staff entertainment, company team exercises, corporate outings and incentive days. Team Tactics events are innovatie, engaging and fun. Tina will share with the audience her expertise on what it takes to make the perfect event.
Danielle Francis, PA to the Chairman of Financial Conduct Authority. Danielle is Co-chair of the internal Business Support Network and she led on the development of the Business Support Community in FCA. She will share her insights on the Professional Development of the Business Support Community within FCA.
Nick Le Clere, Change Consultant & Facilitator, Leadership Coach. Nick's session with look at 'Supporting Leaders Through Change' and how to recognise VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex, ambiguous) impacts on business environments. His session will offer practical support and show how to transform VUCA scenarious into successful outcomes.
Reserve your Place with our Early Bird Discount. Fellow, Platinum & Associate Members: Early Bird is £225, expires Friday 28th September 2018. To book email email@example.com The day includes refreshments and buffet lunch
Non Members: Early Bird is £275 expires Friday 28th September 2018. To book email firstname.lastname@example.org The day includes refreshments and buffet lunch
10% discount available for 2 or more delegates from the same organisation.
Become a Professional Member (Fellow, Platinum or Associate) and take advantage of our training discounts and join our monthly Coaching & Mentoring Calls (Members only). Contact us at email@example.com