We are almost there with the final programme for the Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit and I will release all of the details next week, but in the meantime I thought I would introduce you to our next group of speakers. Here they are!
Leni Miller, Founder and President of EASearch LLC.
Leni Miller is the Founder and President of EASearch, LLC, a premier search firm, headquartered in Sausalito, CA and specializing in consulting, coaching and recruiting, senior level executive support professionals. Leni’s 30+ years’ experience is inspired by a deep commitment in support of the placement and development of top professionals in their right work. Leni is the author of Finding Right Work, Five Steps to a Life you Love.
In her session Leni will be sharing her thoughts on the changes she has seen in the industry, the traits that high flying Executives Assistants need to have to succeed in the role and she will be answering that age old question – what exactly do Executive’s want in their Assistant?
Robyn Bennett, Minute Taking Madness
Over the past 14 years, Robyn has led in excess of 500 plus minute taking courses for over 1,000 participants. Her clients have included New Zealand Defence Force, Ministry for Primary Industries, Dairy NZ, Zespri, polytechs, universities, district health boards and councils.Robyn has developed systems and processes around the best way to write minutes and is passionate about sharing these with others who strive to be excellent minute takers. She is the author of “Minute Taking Madness”.
Robyn runs the popular The Art of Minute Taking course at Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand, where it was the top Professional and Executive Development course for 2015 and 2016.She is a member of the Association of Administrative Professionals NZ Inc and is a past National President.
Minute taking is a much sought after skill in organisations. Many administrators are self-taught. If you were wondering whether you are on track, what the latest trends are and keen to pick up some proven techniques this session is a must!
Amanda Johnson, Virtual Assistant Coaching and Training Company
Amanda Johnson of VACT Limited, is a Virtual Assistant Coach, Trainer and Mentor offering a variety of courses and workshops, both free and paid to help both aspiring, new and experienced Virtual Assistants to launch, create and grow their own successful VA business. Passionate about “Creating Exceptional VA’s”, All of the VACT training courses and mentoring options, are designed to support and fit around you, your current work commitments, your individual circumstances and your budget. VACT Limited were named as the “The Best VA Training Provider – 2016”. This is how Amanda describes what she does: “I’m passionate about creating exceptional VA’s – I am at my happiest when I am inspiring, challenging and supporting others” (and there might be a bit of xxx kicking in there too!)
Simone White, Personal Assistant at BlackRock
Simone is the Founder and Chair of the ACE Network (Assistant Community EMEA) at BlackRock, the world’s leading Asset Management Firm. Having worked in the field of administration for over 20 years, Simone has gained a wealth of experience in supporting executives at every level as well as managing teams and offices. As Chair of ACE, she works with managers, HR and assistants to ‘raise the bar’ and elevate the role of the admin professional.
Simply put, Simone is an inspirational Assistant. In this session, she will share her story with you and show how a little proactivity can take you a long way…
Jan Jones, Author of The CEO’s Secret Weapon
Jan Jones is the former Executive Assistant to Tony Robbins, the world’s #1 life and business strategist. With twenty years experience as executive assistant to successful business people around the world Jan put pen to paper and published her incredible book “The CEO’s Secret Weapon How Great Leaders and Their Assistants Maximize Productivity and Effectiveness” which debuted at #1 on Amazon’s Hot New Releases in the Office Management category. The book has received widespread acclaim from executives and executive assistants worldwide.
Jan is a passionate advocate for the executive assistant profession. Through her consulting work and training programs, she enjoys mentoring assistants and guiding executives on how to get the most out of the relationship with their assistant. In this live session Jan will be taking your questions on how you can succeed as an Executive Assistants and offering advice on what it takes to make it to the top of our industry.
Adam Strong, International Speaker and Founder of AEPAS
Adam is champion for supporting women, personal assistants and entrepreneurs and is the Founder of ‘The Association of Extraordinary PAs. He runs events for personal assistants on how they can position themselves differently from other PAs, become inspired and empowered to make changes, achieve greatness and success in their personal and professional lives. Adam will share his incredible tips that will increase your productivity by 300%. Think of all of the things you can do with more time!
Sign up for the Virtual Summit
With a mixture of live and pre-recorded sessions we will bring you a brilliant day of online training, discussions, panel debates and much more.
Attendees will be able to interact with the summit content through a dedicated platform and social media channels.
All of this delivered to your desk for just £50+VAT.
If you would like to host an official Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit hub the price is £250+VAT. Along with the hub you will also receive a pack with all the information you need to organise a brilliant internal event.
To book your place just head over to our Virtual Summit webpage.