An executive assistant does more than keeping a calendar and transcribing meeting minutes. Professional executive assistants are the eyes, ears, hands, and sometimes even feet of an executive. They conduct research, organize data, prepare reports, draft documents, and often speak and act on behalf of the executives .
Bonnie Low-Kramen is one of the most respected leaders in the administrative profession. She is known for her passionate commitment to being a catalyst for positive change in the global workplace. In 2015 alone, she is traveling to Mexico, Dubai, and London to speak and teach.
For 25 years, Bonnie worked as the personal assistant to Oscar-winning actress Olympia Dukakis and is the author of the bestselling book, “Be the Ultimate Assistant.” Aside from being a successful executive assistant and an author, Bonnie is also a co-founder of New York Celebrity Assistants (NYCA) and her writing on workplace issues appears in publications such as Forbes, Glassdoor, Executive Secretary Magazine, and SmartCEO Magazine.
With her over two decades of professional experience in the industry, Bonnie has earned various experiences that makes her a perfect resource person for this featured careers.
Let’s join Felicia Gopaul, founder and president of the College Funding Resource, as she talks with our resource guest during their talk about the career of an executive assistant, including:
- What’s her personal story in landing a career being an executive assistant?
- What it takes to succeed in this field?
- How passion for work can enable us to succeed in any career?
- Why is there a need to create a positive change in the American workplace, one assistant and one employer at a time?
- What is the education needed to start a career as an executive assistant?
Bonnie lives in NJ with her high school sweetheart, Robert Sanders, and son, Adam Kramen. For more information, please visit her website www.bonnielowkramen.com.
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