Reinvent yourself in digital age - Thierry Geerts

Thierry Geerts needs no introduction. As Country Director of Google Belgium-Luxembourg there's no better man to talk about how to reinvent yourself in digital age. A crucial skill for management assistants.

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3 Life Lessons 4 IMA @ 45

by Angela Mortimer
I was delighted to be invited to put together some thoughts to help IMA celebrate its forty- fifth birthday.  Now we are all living till 90 plus you can argue that IMA if an individual entity is scarcely past puberty!  And its adolescence has…  Read more

Courtney Clark is the luckiest unlucky person in the world. So what better woman to tell us about taking a detour.

In her keynote 'Winning When Life Doesn’t Go According to Plan' on October 18 she talks about how, after a series of major struggles, she has built two successful businesses and has become the author of two books. 

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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