It's an Inside Job

From Adversity to Leadership: Career Lessons from an Award-Winning Executive Assistant.

April 24, 2023 Season 3 Episode 17
From Adversity to Leadership: Career Lessons from an Award-Winning Executive Assistant.
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From Adversity to Leadership: Career Lessons from an Award-Winning Executive Assistant.
Apr 24, 2023 Season 3 Episode 17

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Have you ever wondered how to build a successful career strategy while developing resilience and leadership skills? What if you could gain insights from an award-winning Executive Assistant with over 20 years of experience? If you're ready to embrace transformation and face adversity with confidence, this episode is for you.

In this episode, I sit down with Julia Schmidt, an award-winning Executive Assistant known for her passion for people development and leadership advocacy. With over two decades of experience across various industries, Julia has become a mentor and active networker, helping others succeed. She holds a master's degree in Portuguese Language and Literature from the University of Norway and has also studied Business Administration. Julia is the author of The Executive Secretary Guide to Building a Successful Career Strategy, available on Amazon.

Imagine having the resilience to navigate life's challenges and the strategies to build a successful career. 

By listening to this episode, you can:

  1. Understand Resilience: Learn about the key components of resilience, including acceptance of reality, strong values, improvisation, and the ability to anticipate and implement change.
  2. Manage Emotions: Discover how to distance yourself from emotions and learn from them to improve both personally and professionally.
  3. Build a Support Network: Gain insights into the importance of building a professional support network and normalizing challenges in the workplace.

Three Benefits You'll Gain:

  1. Resilience Insights: Understand what resilience truly means and how to cultivate it in your life and work.
  2. Professional Growth: Learn practical strategies for building a successful career strategy and embracing leadership skills.
  3. Support Network Strategies: Discover the importance of a professional support network and how to leverage it to navigate challenges.

Are you ready to build resilience and embrace your leadership skills? Scroll up and click play to join our enlightening conversation with Julia Schmidt. 

Learn how to build a successful career strategy, manage emotions, and create a strong professional support network.

Julia's article on Resilience: Resilience: A Work in Progress Rooted in Practice.

Julia Schimdt's  contact information: 
LinkedIN:        @JuliaSchmidt
The Reinvention Academy

REFERENCES:
S1 E5:
The Paradox Of Certainty: How to Adapt to Uncertainty & Ambiguity.
S2 E8:
Advice for the overworked & the under appreciated. Lucy Brazier OBE: Publisher, CEO & Advocate of Administrative Professionals.
S2 E17:
The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Facing Adversity, Buffering Setbacks & Finding Success. Interview with Knut-Magnar Aanestad.

CONNECT WITH ME:
webpage:   www.MINDtalk.no
Instagram 

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Have you ever wondered how to build a successful career strategy while developing resilience and leadership skills? What if you could gain insights from an award-winning Executive Assistant with over 20 years of experience? If you're ready to embrace transformation and face adversity with confidence, this episode is for you.

In this episode, I sit down with Julia Schmidt, an award-winning Executive Assistant known for her passion for people development and leadership advocacy. With over two decades of experience across various industries, Julia has become a mentor and active networker, helping others succeed. She holds a master's degree in Portuguese Language and Literature from the University of Norway and has also studied Business Administration. Julia is the author of The Executive Secretary Guide to Building a Successful Career Strategy, available on Amazon.

Imagine having the resilience to navigate life's challenges and the strategies to build a successful career. 

By listening to this episode, you can:

  1. Understand Resilience: Learn about the key components of resilience, including acceptance of reality, strong values, improvisation, and the ability to anticipate and implement change.
  2. Manage Emotions: Discover how to distance yourself from emotions and learn from them to improve both personally and professionally.
  3. Build a Support Network: Gain insights into the importance of building a professional support network and normalizing challenges in the workplace.

Three Benefits You'll Gain:

  1. Resilience Insights: Understand what resilience truly means and how to cultivate it in your life and work.
  2. Professional Growth: Learn practical strategies for building a successful career strategy and embracing leadership skills.
  3. Support Network Strategies: Discover the importance of a professional support network and how to leverage it to navigate challenges.

Are you ready to build resilience and embrace your leadership skills? Scroll up and click play to join our enlightening conversation with Julia Schmidt. 

Learn how to build a successful career strategy, manage emotions, and create a strong professional support network.

Julia's article on Resilience: Resilience: A Work in Progress Rooted in Practice.

Julia Schimdt's  contact information: 
LinkedIN:        @JuliaSchmidt
The Reinvention Academy

REFERENCES:
S1 E5:
The Paradox Of Certainty: How to Adapt to Uncertainty & Ambiguity.
S2 E8:
Advice for the overworked & the under appreciated. Lucy Brazier OBE: Publisher, CEO & Advocate of Administrative Professionals.
S2 E17:
The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Facing Adversity, Buffering Setbacks & Finding Success. Interview with Knut-Magnar Aanestad.

CONNECT WITH ME:
webpage:   www.MINDtalk.no
Instagram 

Support the Show.


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