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May 4-5, 2022

What’s ELS: Back in Boston?

Glad you asked.

ELS Forum: Back in Boston is a unique, in-person event experience that brings together top executive assistants just like you to learn, connect, collaborate, and contribute solutions to your greatest challenges. One of the best things you’ll experience at this event is next-level networking. This event is a unique chance to expand your EA inner circle and make career-changing connections. Networking (aka friend-making) has never been so fun!

Bonnie Low-Kramen, Founder of Ultimate Assistant Training & Consulting Inc., will explore ideas about power and influence as they impact expansion of the role and input into company operations such as reentry, onboarding, succession planning, diversity and inclusion, and professional development. Mary AbbajayPresident & CEO of Careerstone Group LLC, will discuss how to create effective organizational change as an executive assistant despite the fact that our professional lives are full of change and transition. Erika Gilchrist, Founder & CEO of W.T.F: Women Thriving Fearlessly, will discuss the importance of having a pulse on what others are feeling and experiencing, using empathic communication to ultimately achieve organizational growth and success. Monique Helstrom, Speaker, Activator, and Unlocker of Human Potential, will discuss how to release the shackles of workaholism to save yourself, as well as your relationships, and still have a productive and successful career. Jean Briese, Speaker, Consultant & Author, will outline 5 moves, or superpowers that will take you from the ordinary to the extraordinary. Sylvia Baffour, Speaker, Trainer & Executive Coach, will guide attendees through a proven four-step Resilience Model designed to provide them with a basic understanding of the building blocks of resilience and flexibility, enabling individuals to productively embrace change, uncertainty, and challenging situations.

This special experience offers support, training, and inspiration from expert instructors and powerful peers. Plus, you’ll discover a renewed sense of purpose, passion, and impact in your career. Click the “investment” button to learn more about the cost and definitely click the “register” button to attend the event and experience a career-changing, life-changing event!

Note: We look forward to welcoming you in person safely. As we approach the event dates, we will provide more details around our event safety protocols. Currently, all event participants will be required to wear a mask indoors and provide proof of vaccination.

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Standard Rate through April 1, 2022: $1,700 USD
Late Rate: $1,900 USD

Registration Includes:

  • Access to all sessions, workshops, and networking functions
  • Opportunity to work with leading instructors and distinguished administrative professionals
  • All instructor materials, action item worksheets, and anonymous live polling results

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Forum Location

Hyatt Regency Boston
One Avenue de Lafayette
Boston, Massachusetts 02111

Room Rates: $259 avg/night

ELS is for you if you want to:

Explore your role as a leader at your company

Increase productivity and efficiency with less stress and zero burnout

Achieve your career goals and create positive change

Find a renewed sense of passion for what you do

Make meaningful, helpful connections and find your EA tribe

Get clear direction on how your EA career will evolve next

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