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The 5-Day Mini-MBA for Executive Secretaries & Personal Assistants

Immerse yourself in this career & personal development course to maximise and hone your PA and EA skills

20 - 24 May 2019

London, UK, Venue TBC

Over five highly intensive days you will:

  • Learn practical strategies that will make you invaluable to any business
  • Gain proven methods and techniques for managing your time and performance
  • Demystify the complexities of business finance and budgeting
  • Develop robust communication strategies that will dramatically enhance the quality of your interactions with others
  • Learn robust problem solving and decision making processes that are essential for anyone in business
  • Understand how to add significant value to your manager and leverage the unique skills you have to offer
  • Gain insights into how to use your personal impact and influence within the organisation
  • Learn state of the art project management skills that every PA or executive assistant must possess

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Dates: 20-24 May 2019 & 14-18 October 2019
Venue: Central London
Course Leader: Heather Dallas and Jacqui Dove
Course Fee: £2995 + VAT @ 20%  = £3594

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The course is structured in an “MBA” style format, focusing on the core skills & tools needed for success. It provides the perfect synergy between theoretical concepts & proven real-world applications. The underlying focus of the course is to create value – both for you as an individual & for your organisation. As a result of this value focus you can expect the programme to be highly intensive & experiential with plenty of opportunities to work with others in the group, test out learning & then apply it to yourself.

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Heather Dallas

Heather Dallas designs & delivers various programmes for IIR and is also a keynote speaker at IIR global conferences for PAs.

Heather’s has a secretarial background & has 12 years’ experience as a senior training manager at Deloitte. She has run PA programmes in Russia, Switzerland, Austria, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, USA, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic & Malta.

Jacqui Dove

Jacqui has worked with clients including Deloitte, BP, Shell, Towry,  HSBC, BNP Paribas, Standard Bank, Endemol, Channel 4,  BASF, Shell, Fugro, BP, Bouygues developing both the confidence and the skills they need in order to improve their financial and management skills.

Did you know, this course can be tailored just for your team?

We have a team of consultants working on tailoring our programmes for our clients, to suit their specific requirements. We work closely with clients, as part of the development process, to focus on the business issues that surround the training; this is to design programmes that focus entirely on helping our clients improve their business performance. Find out more here or email Jeff Hearn.

Watch our trainer introduce the 5 Day Mini-MBA for PAs and Executive Secretaries in this video.

Challenging and provoking, capable of adding real-life value for participants and their organisations. I was REALLY impressed by their competence and enthusiasm

Raffaella Giannini, 

Personal Assistant to the Governor, Banca D'Italia

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