Julie is an experienced administrative professional with a demonstrated history of building strategic partnerships and providing proactive support. Over the past 20 years, she has navigated her own career up a spiral staircase — as a travel agent, HR staffing assistant, administrative assistant, and office manager. In her most recent assignment, she implemented the Star Achievement Series® for the administrative staff at her company, a cultural movement that changed the perception of the role, “gaining the participants a seat at the table, and not to just take the notes!” Julie values everyday leadership and is passionate about developing her team, colleagues and industry partners, through one on one mentoring and coaching. As a certified Star Trainer in Levels I-III and World Class Assistant® Trainer, Julie brings creativity, gamification, improv, and one-click technology tips, into the classroom to engage and inspire. A champion for her career of choice, Julie empowers her peers to …. “Keep Yourself in the Equation”!
Julie has been married to Jon for 34 years. They have four grown daughters and two granddaughters. They enjoy active and adventurous travel.
Julie encourages all of us to support Dress for Success and their mission “to help men and women thrive in work and in life.”
The Center of Influence
Thursday, October 17, 2019 | 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Vision being The Center of Influence – a trusted partner who is the conduit for receiving and collecting information, processing it and taking action. The right action, in a timely manner.
Vision being The Center of Influence – the “go-to” person with a powerful network and productive relationships. A dependable, credible, accountable resource.
Vision being The Center of Influence – an involved and engaged team player who contributes to the collective success and cultivates a culture of inter-dependency.
Vision being The Center of Influence – the empowered assistant who values his/her value and demonstrates it with each interaction. Humbly confident and poised, secure in their contributions and never “just an admin”.
Vision being The Center of Influence – a representative of our role and all it can be; an advocate for your career of choice.
Join Julie Reed as she recaps the evolution of our profession, instilling pride in our journey while motivating us to invest in the skills that position us for even greater success.
You are The Center of Influence
- From Secretary to Executive Assistant to Strategic Partner
- Hard Skills / Soft Skills – we’ve got them and we know how to use them
- Trends and Predictions – never comfortable, never rest
- Value Your Value – You are The Center of Influence