Perhaps the simplest definition of retooling is “to revise and reorganize, especially for the purpose of updating or improving.” For manufacturers, retooling is driven by the pursuit of efficiency, product innovation, and productivity.
So what does this have to do with Administrators and Secretaries?
Through an Adminstrators lens, the idea of retooling is one we—as de facto engineers of the organization we serve—could and should apply to our work.
Granted, people aren’t cell phones or machine. But the analogy works in that it calls for continuous updating and improvement of talent management practices, with the ultimate goal of elevating the productivity of our people.
Organizations are experiencing rapid changes which are creating
several challenges to modern administrators. Most notably is the need
for administrators to absorb more workload and improve the quality of
output. This conference will equip you with precise strategies which
will lift your productivity and efficiency to new levels. You will also
develop and practice a variety of behavioral competencies which will
help you gain the needed relations. Finally, this conference will
provide you with highly needed technical competencies to re-tool your
By the end of the conference, participants will be able to:
This conference uses a combination of interactive activities, group and individual exercises, role plays and discussions. It also uses tools to assess personal talents and areas of improvement that will help participants devise improvement plans accordingly. Participants will come up with their own strategies to overcome real life scenarios and will be given the chance to challenge and defend findings.
Target AudienceAdministrators, office managers, Secretaries, personal assistants and any member of the general staff wishing to improve their personal skills and challenge themselves to excel in their mission at the office.
This Conference is non-residential. Participants are to lodge in hotels of their choice near the conference centre. A list of these Hotels will be provided on request.