Power-Up & Automate Your Project Management Workflow

Tired of managing projects in a simple spreadsheet that doesn’t quite do the job? Looking for ways to power up and automate project workflows? Get a big picture view of various project management tools and software outside the Microsoft platform, and walk away with a solid understanding of how project management tools can help you […]

Executive Calendar Analysis: The Powerful AI Tool that Gets It Done

Your executive relies on you to protect their time and help them use it most productively. Microsoft’s My Analytics is a dynamic AI-powered tool that helps professionals examine their work patterns, see where they are spending their time, manage distractions– and it provides data to support it all. Use insights from this add-in to optimize […]

Interview Skills for the Interviewer

An effective job interview is essential to getting the best match and the right candidate. EAs are increasingly asked to participate in interviewing prospective team members. To be a good interviewer, you must be prepared, ask the right questions, listen and evaluate the candidate. Hiring someone “like you” or whom you like isn’t necessarily going […]

The Best of Both Worlds: Traditional Project Management Vs. Agile

Agile. Waterfall. You’ve heard these terms before, but do you understand their unique strengths or how to apply these approaches to your specific projects and daily workflow? Dig into the two most popular project methodologies to develop a solid understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of both. As you advance as a project manager, you […]

Executive Workflow Optimization

Discover how to optimize your executive business partner’s workflow and their leadership style to create a more efficient hub of operations. This session focuses on first understanding various working styles, their strengths, and challenges, then identifying best practices for applying that knowledge in order to maximize productivity and results. Learning Objectives Recognize the impact of […]

Keynote: You Have 7 Seconds. Make Them Count.

People we meet make quick decisions about us. Should they hire us? Trust us? The most successful leaders make an unforgettable first impression. They immediately reveal who they are, what they represent as a leader, and how they serve the organization they work for. They influence the message they send to others by displaying a […]

Advanced Features in Microsoft Teams

Dive into the latest advanced features of Microsoft Teams with the top MS Teams author of college textbooks. In today’s global hybrid workforce, teamwork and collaboration have never been more important. Explore how to connect to your SharePoint, OneNote, and Outlook directly in Teams to create an improved workflow. Discover new options to maximize your […]

The Spark

The Spark was created as a dedicated space for interactive discussions and knowledge exchange, with a focus on issues and trends igniting growth in the executive support and business partnership field. Join us for a peer-driven dialogue where you’ll have a unique opportunity to learn from each other and build your network of growth oriented […]