Eleventh Annual Administrative Professionals Seminar
Germanna Community College - Fredericksburg, VA
Program Agenda 8:30 am Continental Breakfast, Networking, and Sign-in 9:00 am Welcome and Introductions Dr. David Sam, President Germanna Community College
9:15 am “Professionalism in the Workplace” with Kay Dunkley, Ed.D. This workshop will define professionalism and provide tips to help you get ahead so others will think of you as reliable, respectful, and competent. Learn what it takes to gain the “professional advantage.”
10:30 am “Fierce Leadership for the Administrative Professional” with Jo Ellen Armstrong One of the best ways to ensure that you and your administrative abilities remain relevant to your organization is by developing your leadership communication skills.
Fierce - you hear the word and what comes to mind? Let's challenge our thinking a bit - fierce is also about having courage, strength, being eager and passionate. Are you "Fierce"? Are you having conversations with others which require you to come out from behind yourself, into the conversation?
12:00 pm Lunch
Enjoy networking with colleagues and visiting our vendor booths
1:00 pm “What Leaders Do: Being a Leader in all Aspects of your Life” with Lynne Richardson, Ph.D.A best-selling book in its fifth edition, The Leadership Challenge, by James Kouzes and Barry Posner, documents, through academic research from thousands of participants around the world, what leaders do that make them recognized as leaders. Leadership is not about titles- there are leaders found in all kinds of jobs, including “mom” and “wife.” And while some say leaders are born, most realize that leadership can be learned. Explore What Leaders Do in this highly interactive session and discover your leadership abilities!
2:15 pm “Social Media Savvy” with Linda Clevenger, Linda will share Social Media Rules and Etiquette that should be followed to give your company great exposure; websites that offer you additional exposure; different tools and tips, most of all how to maximize your time while utilizing Social Media.
Be Productive. Do more in less time by developing a system and process to be Social Media Savvy!
3:15 pm Wrap Up, Evaluations & Door Prizes 4:00 pm Adjourn Be sure to visit the vendor tables!
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
- Liberty Laughs 5801 Southpoint Centre Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA
- Liberty Center 5801 Southpoint Center Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA
- Minnieland Academy 4713 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA
- Liberty Lanes 5801 Southpoint Center Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA
- LIBERTY LANES BOWLING CENTER 5801 SOUTHPOINT CENTRE Blvd., FREDERICKSBURG, VA
- Lowe's /Buffalo Wild WingsParking Lot Southpoint Parkway, Massaponax, VA