Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence
- Administrative Professionals Training Conference
2014 Conference an Event of Distinction
We Focus on What Counts: Administrative Competencies. Very few administrative conferences or seminars focus specifically on the competencies necessary to be successful at adding value every day within the administrative arena. Office Dynamics International is the premier leader in the development and presentation of sophisticated training programs and information for administrative professionals. Our primary focus is about what you want and need. We understand how you think and what challenges you on the path going forward. We know the opportunities and dreams you wish to attain. Plus, we speak your language!
General Sessions. Our conference schedule brings everyone together daily for an action packed, competency-energizing General Session, chock full of informative training you won’t receive anywhere else! These strategic sessions are purposed, creative and designed to enhance your growth and success as an administrative professional. Plan your growth and become fulfilled by learning how to implement the principles and strategies for a meaningful career and life. At this conference, you’ll discover the path forward and how to add value every day!
Learn from the Top Administrative Expert. Joan Burge, CEO and Founder of Office Dynamics International, and the premier administrative trainer, author, coach and consultant, will present a powerful and highly applicable General Session daily. Here’s your opportunity to hear from “the best of the best.” Joan can be counted on to definitely “tell it like it is” - you won’t want to miss it. Known for her passionate and dynamic speaking style, Joan’s unique experience working on both sides of the desk has made her the one expert who can speak to the issues, questions, trends and transitions occurring in the administrative support function.
Limited Concurrent Sessions. We’ve listened to our attendees who tell us they love the General Sessions at the core of our conference, but who doesn’t want to run an obstacle course getting to and from myriads of concurrent sessions. Yet we also recognize that attendees want to hear more speakers and gain a wide variety of meaningful learning. We hear you!
Our conference schedule uniquely provides 3 concurrent sessions during 2 time slots, allowing you to custom design the exact learning experience that matters most to you and your organization. You’ll get the specific material and information you need to succeed!
Teambuilding Activity. An exciting segment at each year’s conference is Joan’s personally designed unique teambuilding activity - created with you in mind! You’ll experience the positive energy of working with others to accomplish goals. You’ll be up, out of your seat and networking with other attendees, creating bonds that will last beyond the conference!
Joan's Trademark Surprises. Conference alumni know that Joan always has a surprise or two waiting for her guests! It’s part of what keeps the conference experience fresh, fun and lively. So be ready for anything – and make the most of every moment.
Experience an Executive Perspective. We are the FIRST administrative event to take you around to the other side of the desk for a look at the
¬ Get the inside scoop on the administrative role and what executives require in an administrative assistant.
¬ Hear executive’s smart secrets for building partnerships with administrators.
¬ Mine the treasures of best practices and processes used to manage daily activities.
Innovative & Trend Setting Information. Add value every day to your organization by being purposed and energized in the strategic and creative approach to your daily work activities. Joan continually surveys the administrative profession to bring the latest trends, newest features and best practices to stir up the administrative profession! You’ll return to work energized, motivated and inspired, knowing exactly how to add value daily for both personal and career success.
Gala Dinner. Following an Office Dynamics’ hosted cocktail mixer, you’ll experience an amazing sit-down dinner in a luxurious setting with special entertainment! Here’s your opportunity to enjoy “dress-up time” in your favorite fashion! You’ll also have plenty of time to network with co-workers and administrators from around the world. The Gala Dinner is always a favorite event for conference alumni who have experienced the fun, the fashion, and the fabulous food! You’ll feast on a delicious, appetizing dinner, followed by an exquisite dessert as you enjoy the evening’s special guest entertainment! This unparalleled Gala Dinner and hosted cocktail mixer are included in the price of your conference registration.
Premier Organizations - You Are in Great Company! Some of the brightest and best administrative professionals attend our conference. They are people of power and influence in their profession and organization. They represent an array of industries and both large and small businesses, including attendees from Amway, Boeing, Caterpillar, Chevron, Cisco Systems, City of Lancaster, ConAgra Foods, DRW Trading Group, Enbridge, FDA, Humana, Kindred Healthcare, Nationwide, Sandia National Labs, Siemens Energy, National Security Technologies, Procter & Gamble, Roche Diagnostics, US Army and Washington Education Association.
What's Included In Your Registration? You will kick-off the event at
Social Fusion Mixer (there is no additional cost for registered attendees) and
get a chance to meet fellow attendees as well as your Event Host, Joan Burge and
team! You will also have breakfast provided Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
mornings; lunch provided Wednesday and Thursday; and dinner and entertainment
provided on Thursday evening! Your Event materials will be provided and your
sessions (keynote and concurrent) all day Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday! Check
out the full Event line-up.
Reserve your seat now! Demand for this outstanding annual event is high – and we expect to sell out quickly!
Administrative Assistants, Office Administrators, Office Managers, Executive assistants/secretaries to CEOs, CIOs, CFOs and other high-level managers; also success-minded administrative professionals at every level who value career advancement. Experienced Administrative Professionals who already understand the core competencies and aspire to take their skill set to a higher level. Administrative Professionals who seriously want to make a difference in their organization. Sharp, bright individuals who love to be challenged.
Registration/Cancellation & Substitution Policy: Should you be unable to attend for any reason, a full refund, less the $400 non-refundable deposit, will be issued if we receive notice in writing by July 26, 2013. After July 26, all registrations and no-shows are subject to full conference fee. A company may substitute one attendee for another by notifying
us in writing no later than four weeks before the Event. Refund for credit cards will only be given as credit, not check reimbursement. Should the Conference need to be rescheduled due to acts of nature or national disasters, the Conference will be rescheduled, not cancelled. Attendees can send a substitute if they cannot attend the rescheduled date.
See you in Las Vegas!