Did you ever see a 6-times Belgian and 2-times European champion of public speaking giving it his all?

Well, now you can! On October 18,  Lars Sudmann will talk about innovation that sticks on our annual IMA conference in Geneva. Lars is one of our five keynote speakers sharing their best practices on how to be a challenger in your role and compete…  Read more


Greetings from Lund in Sweden

by Diana Brandl, member of IMA Germany

IMA Sweden has kindly invited me to speak after they held their National Training Day and AGM on May 11 in beautiful Lund just next to the Danish border. I have never been in this area and was keen to join the event but most importantly to share my…  Read more


Digital is no longer an Option - An interview with Corrie Fourie, National Chairman, IMA South Africa

by Melanie Grell

Working digitally is an essential part of a management assistants job, says Corrie Fourie. He is an Executive Assistant in South Africa and, in this interview, talks about how his workplace becomes more and more digital. Read more


45 years of international events to keep pace with the future #IMAturns45

by Else-Britt Lundgren, Executive Chairman, IMA – International Management Assistants
  IMA has offered international conferences and trainings to the management support professionals since its founding in 1974. The original idea for the association was to form a platform for networking across borders for secretaries - as we were…  Read more

Annual Conference 2019 – 18th October – Geneva, Switzerland

The Future is now: How to be a challenger in your role?
Management support professionals need to have a good knowledge about their company and the business they work for in order to be able to provide the best support to their executives.

During…  Read more


Building Strategic Skills to Pursue Excellence - An Abstract from IMA Norway Fall Conference October 29th 2018

by Anita Olsen, member of IMA Norway.

Monday, October 29th at 8 o`clock a.m. one hour to the kick off a full day seminar at the venue "Gamle Museet". Witch used to be a former art museum now turned into a meeting or party venue. The venue is buzzing with all the participants…  Read more


IMA Online Academy: Maximise your brain for excellence!

by Sue France

Tuesday 26th March – 19h30

During this webinar, you will learn how to:

- Use neuroscience tips to build and maintain confidence

-  Understand and maximize your brain’s potential

- Apply a tool…  Read more


Nudging - a friendly little push towards a behavioral change - an abstract from IMA Sweden’s Autumn Seminar 2018

by Kristina Fagerholm, Convener IMA Sweden Region West

In November 2018 IMA Sweden arranged its traditional autumn seminar with the topic “Nudging – a friendly little push towards a behavioral change”. The seminar is arranged in three of our four regions – East, West and South.…  Read more