I’m so excited to share with you speakers for this April’s Virtual Summit and their session details. We have a varied group of trainers from all over the world for the Summit who are truly inspiring. I will be sharing more of their tips and empowering stories over the next few weeks, but for now, here are our Virtual Summit April 2019 speakers:
Our Virtual Summit April 2019 speaker lineup is awesome!
I’m so excited that Bonnie Low-Kramen is going to be speaking at this April’s Virtual Summit. I think most of you will know Bonnie, but for those of you that don’t, Bonnie is former EA to Oscar-winning actress Olympia Dukakis, Author of BE The Ultimate Assistant and an international Trainer and Speaker. Bonnie speaks all over the world and has inspired thousands of Assistants to see themselves as true business assets. Bonnie is going to be speaking on the vital topic of #MeToo #Timesup: What do we do now? In this thought-provoking and much-needed session, Bonnie will look at how the #metoo movement has impacted the working lives of Assistants and offers real and practical advice if you are being harassed or bullied at work.
Yup, that is right, we have Bonnie Low-Kramen and Lucy Brazier speaking at this April’s Virtual Summit. How lucky are we! Lucy is the Publisher of Executive Secretary Magazine and organiser of the global events series Executive Secretary Live. Lucy is also the go-to person if you want anything done in the Assistant industry, she has spent nearly a decade connecting Associations, Trainers, Online platforms and of course Assistants from all over the world. At the Summit Lucy will present on So You Think You’re a Strategic Business Partner, What Does that mean? This session will give you everything you need to really support your Executive and work as a partner and true business asset within your organisation.
Katrena Friel is a recognised thought-leader on leadership and intrapreneurship. She is an award-winning author of Refresh your Career, CEO of Refresh your Thinking and the Australian Institute of Office Management. In her session, Katrena will share the 7 Essential Strategies for success, so you can be the best EA you can be and futureproof your career. Uncover the Success Metrics for EA Excellence with practical and pragmatic insights, real-life application, easy-to-use tips, while highly engaging and fully interactive. Throughout the course of Katrena’s life and career, her name has become synonymous with transformation, learning and fun. This has led her to be recognised as an international expert in personal and professional performance excellence.
Melissa Peoples is a Certified Microsoft Trainer with over 25 years of experience supporting C-Suite level Executives in companies such as National Instruments, Dell, General Motors, The Ohio StateUniversity, AllState, and Eli Lily. In 2013, Melissa shifted her career focus to training and educating and now runs Admin Gurus and speaks at conference and trains all over the world. Melissa also has a brilliant YouTube Channel for Assistants that is really worth checking out! Melissa will be sharing her tips on how you build your productivity roadmap. Do you have a productivity roadmap? If not, this session will help you create a productivity roadmap help you develop habits that will increase your productivity and allow you to focus on driving the business instead of being a taskmaster.
With the accolade of ’Social Media Influencer’ London awarded to Jennifer by The Venus Movement, she is a multi award-winning entrepreneur with 20+ years’ experience in strengthening networks and connections across multiple organisations.
With the onset of the digital era, she has turned her knowledge and expertise to the world of social media. She adds sparkle and polish to the digital presence of service based female entrepreneurs and professionals – buffing LinkedIn profiles with her LinkedIn 121 consultancy, online training and group workshops. Jennifer is also a former award-winning Executive Assistant. If you need to know anything about LinkedIn Jennifer is the person to speak to. Jennifer will be sharing her invaluable tips on how to Raise your visibility on LinkedIn.
Shelley Fishel from Tomorrows VA has over 20 years of expertise in Microsoft Office Software. Shelley spoke at last year’s Virtual Summit and her session was so popular we have invited her back, this time to talk, all things Time busting tips for Microsoft Office. Shelley has also published a book on Excel – Business Barista Essential Excel Skills to Streamline your Business and it is now on Amazon for you to buy. Shelley has all the tips and tricks you need to be a total wizz at Microsoft Office.
The Practically Perfect PA 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 each other and the summit content through a dedicated platform and social media channels.
All of this delivered to your desk for just £50+VAT. We also have heavily discounted group and enterprise tickets starting from £250.
To book your place just head over to our Virtual Summit webpage.