An internal assistant network is a group pf dedicated and passionate assistants that share a variety of skills, values, and passion, who come together to excel at optimizing communications, empowering each other, creating high standards and being the ultimate professionals. They are Assistants who are committed to making a tangible change and contribution outside of their normal job descriptions and sharing their knowledge and expertise with their peer group.
This 1-hour masterclass will take you through and highlight some great network initiatives, will give you some ideas on how to start, and provide you with guidelines on how to maintain your internal network to ensure it thrives and succeeds.
Cathy Harris is an Executive Assistant to the CEO of Discovery Invest and has been with the Discovery Group for over 20 years. She has over 41 years’ experience in the Executive PA profession, having commenced her career as an Office Professional way back in 1979. With a Diploma in Accounting, and certificates in various secretarial disciplines, Cathy’s experience and expertise in the administrative profession has gained her international recognition.
Nominated South Africa’s National Secretary of the Year for 2006/2007, Cathy used the opportunity to continue her involvement with various Secretarial initiatives including mentorship, training initiatives within her organization, facilitating training and development both nationally and globally, and is recognized as the expert in helping her peers create internal networks for within their organizations. Cathy has authored “The Executive Secretary Guide to Creating An Internal Assistant Network”, published in London and available on Amazon, as well as Mobi- Jane: Self Development
This session will be recorded.
Attendees who are part of EPAA's CPD scheme will earn 5 CPD credits for your attendance on this session. Please note we are no longer accepting CPD submissions from those on free memberships.