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FGCU Florida Institute of Government Presents "Success Strategies for Administrative Assistants" Workshop

WHO FGCU Florida Institute of Government, for managers and employees from both the private and public sectors

WHAT "Success Strategies for Administrative Assistants" full-day workshop from the Florida Institute of Government's Professional Development Series. The workshop is a special presentation in honor of Administrative Professionals Day and participants receive an appreciation gift, continental breakfast and box lunch, and earn Continuing Education Units, or CEUs. The workshop teaches participants how to be a strategic partner with their bosses because there is no such thing as "just a secretary" in today's fast-paced business world. Participants learn additional skills to tackle office and business challenges, and methods and techniques to get better results and gain professional confidence. Spend the day with the "Life Divas" Bonnie Michaels and Patricia Varley who are instructors for the course.

WHEN 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 25

WHERE Student Union 213

WHY To learn how to:

Develop the necessary skills to move from "breakdowns to breakthroughs" on the job

Kindle creative spark to deal effectively with changes at work and home

Experience strategies to define life focus and become more energized

Leave armed with tools and techniques to improve communication.and say "no" when it counts

COST $109; includes continental breakfast and box lunch

CONTACT Joanne Hartke at (239) 590-7815 or

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