Nigerian Seminars and Trainings

Search all upcoming seminars, conferences, short management courses and training in Nigeria and around the World

business logo

Partnering with your Boss: Strategic Skills for Secretaries and Personal Assistants Course

By: Alpha Partners

Lagos State, Nigeria

17 - 20 Sep, 2019  4 days

Follow Event


NGN 150,000

The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties 

  • Consistently anticipant your boss needs
  • Gain the respect of your boss and be taken seriously
  • Get what you need from others to accomplish your job and achieve your boss’s goals
  • Have the authority to make-act on-decisions
  • Confidently represent your boss
  • Be seen by your boss and by others as a valuable professional resource
  • Develop a trusting relationship with your boss
  • Partner with multiple bosses and other office professionals
  • Effectively use time and get more things done in a day


  • Defining the strategic partnership
  • Identify the characteristics of effective partnering with your boss and use these features to create a positive partnership
  • Developing a trusting relationship with the boss
  • Adapt methods to complement the boss preferences by completing a self-evaluation exercise and creating a blueprint for change
  • Planning skills to Anticipate and proactively support the boss
  • Choose and apply the active listening skills that allow you to anticipate the boss’s need by completing a communication assessment and enacting a listening skills role play
  • Extending the partnership
  • Define and integrate your personal power bases by revisiting trust and by completing a “power-base” planner
  • Aligning and expanding partnering relationships
  • Use influencing and persuasive communication skills in planning and delivering a business case presentation

For Whom:

Senior Administrative support staff, executive secretaries, confidential secretaries, personal assistants and others who perform related functions

Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos. Sep 17 - 20 Sep, 2019
NGN 150,000.00(The Workshop fee is N150,000.00 (One Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira) only per participant to cover workshop literature and materials, executive bag, tea/coffee, lunch, photograph and certificate.)
(Convert Currency)

Chris Onwuasigwe, FCA – 08033045484 08033045484

5% discount for 3-5 participants and 10% discount for 6 and above number of participants from the same organization.
A distinguished team of facilitators who are eminently qualified professionals has been assembled to lead discussions in course of the workshop.
NST PPC Advert
Related Courses
Best Practice in Inventory Management Course Best Practice in Inventory Management Course

4 days, 23 - 26 Jul, 2019 

2019-07-23 12:07:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Alpha Partners

All organizations need to maintain inventory in various forms like raw materials, work in progress (WIP) and finished products. However, maintaining inventory at optimum level is a perennial ...

Managing Inventory Effectively, Course Managing Inventory Effectively, Course

4 days, 28 - 31 May, 2019 

2019-05-28 12:05:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Alpha Partners

Inventory management techniques an intensive four-day workshop, for those who want to understand and implement the essential tools for managing inventory in the supply chain.  Participants are ...

Oil and Gas Project Management, Accounting and Financial Management Course Oil and Gas Project Management, Accounting and Financial Management Course

4 days, 09 - 12 Jul, 2019 

2019-07-09 12:07:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Alpha Partners

The program comprises analysis of project environment in terms of local and international environment, project technical evaluation in terms of feasibility and engineering, project financial ...

Accounts Receivable and Credit Policies Management Course Accounts Receivable and Credit Policies Management Course

4 days, 03 - 06 Sep, 2019 

2019-09-03 12:09:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Alpha Partners

By the end of the program, Participants will be able to: Run the Accounts Receivable process more efficiently Apply tool and techniques to effectively monitor AR performance Develop effective credit ...