Career Mapping: From Assisting to Leading


On-demand Webinars | (Recorded)
0.1 CEU - 1 hour + Q&A

In today's dynamic corporate landscape, the skills possessed by Executive Assistants (EAs) are increasingly valuable for leadership roles. This workshop delves into the transformational journey, addressing key areas such as:

  • Strategic career planning
  • Professional development resources
  • Navigating the “leadership team” conversation with your executive 

"Career Mapping: From Assisting to Leading" is a comprehensive workshop tailored specifically for Executive Assistants aiming to evolve their roles from traditional support functions to leadership positions within their organizations.

After this session, you'll be able to: 

  • Leverage your unique vantage point as an EA to anticipate challenges, identify opportunities, and contribute to your organization's strategic vision
  • Implement methods for career planning and how to have difficult conversations
  • Leave this workshop with enhanced knowledge for strategic professional development

About Madelyn Mackie: Madelyn Mackie is the career activator! She offers conference keynotes, professional development training, and career coaching to help her clients design unique, job-getting documents, build successful career plans, and create lifelong success. Her clients have landed positions at AAA of Northern California, American Red Cross, AutoDesk, Contra Costa County, Kaiser Permanente, Mozilla, Safeway, Pacific Gas & Electric,, NFL Super Bowl Host Committee, Wells Fargo Bank NA, and several tech firms, health care agencies, and nonprofit organizations. Madelyn draws on her experience of navigating four high-profile careers – the lab (as a published biochemistry researcher), the stage (as a stage and production administrator at four Tony Award–winning theaters), the C-suite (as an officer with the American Red Cross), and the owner’s box (CEO of Madelyn Mackie & Associates, a career management and professional development firm) – to help individuals activate their career dreams.

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August 25, 2023

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