Lauren Bradley on stage at The PA Show in a yellow sweater behind a podium

Check out the PA Show in November and learn how to be a better assistant!

The PA Show is coming to the heart of London’s Business District on November 2, 2022!


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The Career Accelerator Event Series: Reverse Engineer Your Career

The Career Accelerator Series for Administrative Professionals, EAs, Office Managers, Administrative Assistants and more

May 25, 2022 @ 7:00 PM 8:00 PM BST

Launching The Career Accelerator Event Series

Are you in your dream job?
Making the salary you want?
Do you have the tools to take you from where you are in your career to where you want to be?

If you answered, “no” to any of the questions above, our latest event series is for you.

We are so excited to launch our new series The Career Accelerator. There is a rise in administrative professionals taking Officials career courses and booking mentorship sessions for CV reviews, interview skills and more.

The Career Accelerator event series will focus on all aspects of taking control of your career in order to find and secure your dream role and financial security.

Throughout this series, expect to learn:
• How to optimize your resume/CV
• Appropriately utilize crucial keywords
• Articulate your value to gain respect, influence, and renumeration
• Leverage your digital profile to attract your dream employer
• Essential up-skilling needed for today’s market
• Resources and techniques to finding your feet faster in a new role
• Plus, so much more with special guests
This month: Reverse Engineer Your Career
Did you stumble into the admin/assistant profession and found your calling?
Unsure of what your next career move should be?
Do you feel like you are at a crossroads with your career?
Do you feel your career is supporting the life you want?

Though fate or happenstance may have brought you to this career, that doesn’t mean you should simply go with the flow. As Abraham Lincoln once said, “The best way to predict your future is to create it.”

In this session, Lauren will explain the importance of career planning in order to support the life you desire. You will learn why this foundational planning is essential for your long-term life quality and why you need to start today.

In this session, we will cover:
• The big mistake you are likely making in your career development
• Principles of reverse engineering your career
• How to get started and the key areas of focus
• Essential skillset building

This event will be recorded and all ticket holders will receive access to the recording.

Tickets will be available from May 6th. Use the link below to be notified when the doors have opened for this event.

Please notes that Officials HQ members attend for FREE. If you are not an Officials HQ member and would like to learn more visit our Membership page.

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Course: Goal Setting and Performance Reviews: Owning your Career Development as an Admin

Performance reviews can be sources of fear, frustration, and last minute scrambling for many Administrative professionals. Not after this course! We will help you plan and execute a highly impactful review cycle. Most importantly you will walk away knowing how to properly tell the story of your personal accomplishments and the value you bring to your organization. After this course, you will be ready to better advocate for your future growth as an Administrative professional.

Introducing our new course, Goal Setting and Performance Reviews: Owning your Career Development as an Admin with guest instructor the one and only Jillian Hufnagel. She is going to help you find your confidence during an appraisal through preparation.

This course is right for you if:

  • Want to plan and execute a highly impactful review cycle
  • Looking to learn how to survey your leader to create alignment and shared understanding
  • Want to learn how to set and track SMART goals that align to your leader(s), team(s) and company
  • Find yourself lost in your career journey and need help to lead yourself thru the next phase of your journey as an Admin 
  • Want to feel more confident during the 1:1s with your leader
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