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Solve competing priorities, defuse tense situations and improve office efficiency
Office managers: the "unsung heroes" of corporate America
As an office manager, you are responsible for everything from authorizing purchases and paying the bills to managing projects, deadlines and priorities, mediating conflicts and being the go-to expert for all questions, problems and office crises. You are the behind-the-scenes person who keeps your entire office running like clockwork. Others may not always be aware of just how much you accomplish, but one thing is certain — without you, your office would descend into chaos!
Whether you are a newer office manager searching for ways to take control of your job, an administrative professional with office management responsibilities, a small business owner looking to expand your office management capabilities or a seasoned office manager in the market for some updating and refreshing of skills, this course is a perfect one-day overview of essential tools, strategies and techniques you can put to use as soon as you return to the office.
This skill-packed seminar preps you for real-world challenges
In today's do-more-with-less workplace, it's tougher than ever to stay calm, focused and energized. As an office manager, you're being pulled in a million different directions, have likely been asked to take on added administrative responsibilities and are still expected to function at your highest level of productivity.
It's up to you to handle crises, put out fires, keep an entire office humming along smoothly, deal with difficult personalities, manage time, projects and priorities and answer to multiple bosses … and that's just scratching the surface of your responsibilities! Your job may seem overwhelming at times, but it doesn't have to be. Believe it or not, you can improve your performance and productivity without sacrificing any more of your precious time or energy. In fact, we'll show you ways to streamline systems and procedures, boost your organizational skills and accomplish more than you ever thought possible.
This exciting workshop gives you so many tools, tips, tricks and strategies for excelling as an office manager. You'll wonder how you ever got along without this training! You'll master dozens of new ways to work smarter and more efficiently (not harder). Gain the knowledge you need to take your skills and abilities to the next level of excellence.
Office Management 101: A Look at the Fundamentals
Office Policy and Procedure
How to Manage Multiple Tasks, Priorities and Deadlines
People Problems: Dealing with Difficult Personalities, Defusing Conflicts and More
Taking Care of Business: Accounting, Payroll, Billing, Purchasing
Since Fred Pryor pioneered the one-day seminar in 1970, Pryor has helped more than 11 million people reach their career goals by offering comprehensive, affordable and convenient business, compliance and safety training. What began with Fred's drive to make learning accessible, efficient and economical through the founding of Fred Pryor Seminars, expanded with the acquisition of CareerTrack and has continued to grow Pryor into an industry leader offering competitive training for every industry and sector through Pryor Learning Solutions.
Staying true to Fred's mission to deliver the best and most cost-efficient continuous learning experience across the U.S. and Canada continues with Pryor Learning Solutions' true blended learning approach that includes live and online learning options. With Pryor, attend seminars, schedule on-site training, or gain access to more than 40 years of curated content in a cloud-based learning environment that doesn't obligate special IT requirements, pricey budgets or complicated timelines. You're fully operational in as little as three days and only three clicks away from unlimited learning options for your entire team.
Begin with a single seminar, or seize the opportunity to expand training to your entire team through Pryor's customer-focused Corporate and Government learning programs. Depending upon the educational opportunities you select, learning partnerships with Pryor have the potential to include:
Cancellation Policy: You may cancel your registration up to 10 business days before the seminar. Your registration fee will be refunded less a cancellation fee. If you need to cancel less than 10 business days prior to the seminar you may (1) send a substitute from your organization or (2) transfer your registration fee within 12 months to another seminar or conference of your choice. Please note that if you don't cancel and don't attend, you are still responsible for payment. Substitutions may be made at any time.