Organizing Your Work: New Techniques for Administrative Professionals

Program Description

Tackle the tougher job challenges of today’s workplace with new organizational skills.

As an administrative professional, you’re trying to manage a workflow that’s getting bigger and more intense each day—frequently on demand and at the last minute. To handle all of this and continue to perform your job successfully, you need fresh ways of thinking about your workflow and new ways with which to conquer it. This seminar gives you the tools and techniques that can get all the work on your desk moving in the right direction. You’ll get hands-on practice applying them, as well as systems and templates you will customize during the seminar—so they’ll be ready to use your first day back at work.

How You Will Benefit

  • Replace outdated tools like “to do” lists with high productivity task systems and templates
  • Learn to create a planning process that allows you to “think only once a week”
  • Debunk the 5 biggest myths of time management
  • Get the latest ideas on how to streamline voice mail and email
  • Learn three magic questions that can cut workload at least 20% and streamline stress
  • Customize systems and templates to use back on the job day one

Who Should Attend

Administrative assistants at all levels in an organization who are looking for better, more effective ways to manage the increasingly demanding work requirements of their jobs.


  • Defining what the terms productivity, being organized, efficiency and effectiveness mean in today’s world
  • Debunking myths and getting rid of antiquated tools
  • The power of systematizing your work: thinking it through once and “working the work”
  • Destressing to eliminate productivity loss
  • Problem solving with templates
  • Making technology work for you and your boss

Locations, Dates & Pricing

# Location Date(s) List Member

New York NY

AMA New York Center
04/26/2018 - 04/27/2018 $1645 $1495 Register

Atlanta GA

AMA Atlanta Center
05/17/2018 - 05/18/2018 $1645 $1495 Register

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AMA's Main Conference Centers

Seminars scheduled for the cities below are held at the locations listed. For location information for other cities in which AMA seminars are held please call or email for information.
  • New York

    AMA executive Conference Center
    1601 Broadway New York, NY 10019
    American Management Association (Located in the same building as the Crowne Plaza Hotel) 1601 Broadway On Broadway and 48th Street near Times Square. Entrance is on 48th Street.

  • Chicago

    AMA executive Conference Center (adjacent to the Marroitt O'Hare)
    8655 West Higgins Rd
    Chicago, IL 60631

  • San Francisco

    AMA executive Conference Center (located in San Francisco Marriott Hotel)
    55 Fourth Street 2nd Level
    San Francisco, CA 94103

  • Atltanta

    AMA Executive Conference Center
    1170 Peachtree Street Ne Cnr Peachtree & 14th (3rd Flr)
    Atlanta, GA 30309

  • Washington D.C.

    Arlington, Virginia
    2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 200
    Arlington, VA 22202

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Program Details

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  • Length:

    2 Day(s)

  • Program Hours:

    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

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  • Lunch:

    Lunch is on your own.

  • Continuing Education:

    Continuing education credits may be recognized by your professional board. Contact your own board to find out what's required.

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