Be the Ultimate Assistant

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Sat  & Sun Jan.19-20, 2013 10AM-5:30 PM
Pacific time


Shutters on the Beach is offering a special student rate of $295/night reduced from $525.

Shutters on the Beach 
1 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Shutters on the Beach 
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What Students Say:

"Totally inspiring! Three years later Bonnie is still motivating me to strive to do my best. Our group is still talking about her visit to Birmingham."
Robin Prentice, IAAP Pres., Birmingham chapter 

"The energy and motivation I get is fantastic. I've taken 3 workshops with Bonnie and I learn something new every time. When is the next one??"
Katilin Stern-Varga, Siemens Financial Services, NJ

"The one-on-one interaction was invaluable. I've worked for 20 years and the information I learned was priceless."
Brenda Rogers, Asst. to CEO, Dallas 


Travel Arrangements

Need help with flights, hotel, or a car? Shutters is offering a special rate for students of $295/night. Please contact Jason Miller at The Accomplished Traveler for all your travel planning needs:
PH 212-586-2020

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                                               Be The Ultimate Assistant 

Weekend Intensive Workshop for Assistants
Instructor - Bonnie Low-Kramen

Santa Monica, CA     Jan. 19-20, 2013

Become your own success story.

"I didn't want the day to end. So empowering."
                                 Wendy C., NYC EA

I am instructor Bonnie Low-Kramen, 25-year formerOly&BonnieMilkTrain assistant to
Oscar-winning actress Olympia Dukakis and author of "Be the Ultimate Assistant." 
It would be my pleasure to have you join us for a transformational weekend of learning and networking. This is the workshop that I wish had existed when I first started in my career.

The 3-hour technology segment of the class will be taught by  Vickie Sokol Evans who is a former assistant and is now one of the most sought- after technology trainers in the country. As a Microsoft Certified Trainer, Vickie is an expert on both PC and Mac and best of all, she "gets" what we do as assistants and the best ways to get it done.

"I flew across the country to attend, and my expectations were not met - they were
 over-exceeded by tenfold! Phenomenal experience.
" Victoria Louise Rabin, Former EA,
 CEO - Behind Every Leader

This highly interactive and jam-packed workshop is geared towards Personal Assistants, Executive Assistants who do personal work, private service professionals, and future assistants of every level. The class is designed to develop and fine-tune the mindset, confidence, and tools needed to succeed with the most demanding employer.

Register Now! Early Birds! Early birdSign up by January 4th and save $!
Bring a guest and you each save even more $$

BONUS! Register now and receive a FREE ticket to the
                    Behind Every Leader Conference in Anaheim Feb 14-17!

                   Reg. Price             One Student $497   With a Guest  $457.00 /ea
                   Early Bird Price     One Student $447   With a Guest  $437.00/ea

    Interactive Deep-Dive Discussion Topics:

  • Organization & research methods
  • Technology & Social Media Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts for Assistants with Vickie Sokol Evans
  • Creative Problem-Solving
  • Security & Stalking issues
  • Communication Skills & Public Speaking
  • Handling Difficult People & Situations
  • Travel Planning - Guest speaker Jason Miller, President of The Accomplished Traveler
  • Career Management & the Job Search - Guest speaker Recruiter David Gonzalez of Domestic Placement Network. Bring your resume & business card.

We discuss the things that are rarely in a job description but are necessary to perform at the highest level. The results are powerful and instantly useful.

Workshop Includes:
  • Pre-Workshop phone consultation with Bonnie
  • Signed copy of "Be the Ultimate Assistant" book
  • Materials packet containing articles, checklists, and forms
  • PowerPoint slides and document templates to help make you the Ultimate Assistant
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • Access to the Ultimate Assistant Linkedin Discussion group, open only to workshop alumni
  • Unlimited refreshers: Attend a future workshop as a refresher in the city of your choice as many times as you like (nominal fee to cover materials and food)
  • Post-workshop coaching sessions with both Bonnie & Vickie
  • Delicious & healthy breakfast and lunch on both days, sponsored by Shutters on the Beach
  • An exclusive reception and behind-the-scenes tour of the resort
  • Discounted room rate from Shutters of $295/night (Regular rate $525)

And...This workshop is eligible for submission for recertification points!

Total value of weekend - $975    Early Bird Price  $447!

 Early bird

Early Birds Save! Register by January 4th and receive $50 off!

Workshop Schedule
Saturday, Jan.19  10:00AM-5:30PM
Sunday, Jan. 20    10:00AM-5:30PM 

You will not want to miss this extraordinary learning and networking opportunity.

For more information, please contact Bonnie Low-Kramen T: 908-469-4204 or

Join Us!  We're taking our workshop on the road...

Tour Schedule - View Calendar

Anaheim, CA - Feb 14-17  Behind Every Leader Conference
Atlanta - Mar 2-3 Be the Ultimate Assistant weekend workshop
Anahem, CA - Mar 18  IAAP Technology Education Conference
London - Mar 22-24   Executive Secretary LIVE Conference

Don't see your town on the list? Send your request to: Bonnie@

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Are you a recruiter for assistants? "Be the Ultimate Assistant" makes a great gift for your successful placements!
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