Dana Theus is aconsultant and founder of InPower Women. We recently spoke to her about how administrative professionals can develop their confidence and leadership skills to drive change at work.
Why is projecting confidence at work important?
Projecting confidence is much less important than being confident. The distinction is that when you are confident, you project naturally, authentically and easily. The more you work at projecting something you don’t feel, the more you risk coming across as inauthentic. People don’t trust those who are inauthentic, and in any kind of assistant role, trust is your most important asset. All that said, sometimes a little “faking it until you make it” can help you get started.
What advice do you have for an administrative assistant who’d like to develop and project more confidence at work?
So, here’s how you can fake it “a little” to begin to develop more confidence. I ca...(register to read more)