05/29/13 - Due to the popularity of EFAM 2013 and its location, the official event room block at the Marriott in Anaheim, Calif., is now full. IAAP is aware of the situation and has identified the following hotels near the Marriott that have rooms available as of May 24.
05/24/13 - IAAP chapters raised a total of $5,239 during the week-long APW Sprint, a special campaign for The Foundation of IAAP's Amazing Walk fundraising drive. Check out the winning chapters and learn how to join this unique fundraiser.
05/17/13 - A word of advice for workers considering wearing pajamas, a chicken suit or parachute pants to the office: Don't. In a survey from OfficeTeam, eight in 10 (80 percent) executives interviewed said clothing choices affect an employee's chances of earning a promotion, and respondents gave some pretty hilarious examples of outfits that missed the mark.
05/17/13 - Does intuition play a role in today's workplace? According to research from OfficeTeam and the International Association of Administrative Professionals, it certainly does. Presenter Robert Hosking, executive director of OfficeTeam, provides advice on how you can use the abilities you already possess -- such as observation and analysis -- to help advance your career. Topics include: becoming better at anticipating others' needs; what it really means to "go with your gut"; honing your team's intuitive skills; and becoming "bilingual" in body language.
04/23/13 - For many executives, one key to their success is no secret: It's their administrative assistant, a new OfficeTeam survey confirms. Nearly all (94 percent) of senior managers interviewed said their administrative professional is important to their success at work.