An Assistant as a leader sounds like a contradiction in terms. Are you leading or are you assisting the leader?
Well, if you are doing your job properly, you should be doing both. Maybe not at the same time, or in all situations, but to succeed in our ever-changing profession , the time is now for you, the Assistant, to develop those leadership traits shown by your Executives and to become the leader you need to be, to be the best Assistant you can be.
Helen will look at authenticity, influence, delegation and resilience and she’ll share her stories about the opportunities that shaped her career, moving from a secretary to a leader.