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News 2013

EUMA member magazine proActive No 41

In this issue you can read about our new European Chariman Else-Britt Lundgren and also an article about the EUMA Sweden Autumn Seminars 2013.

As a member you can read the complete on-line magazine when you log in on the European homepage www.euma.org.

EUMA Sweden Autumn Seminar 2013
"Work smarter - through personal effectiveness"

Each year in October EUMA Sweden arranges autumn seminars in three of our four regions, Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö. The program and the lecturer are exactly the same at all three locations. This year’s theme was “Work smarter - through personal effectiveness" and close to 120 persons participated in total.

Read more about the seminars (in English).

Impressions from London

This year’s Annual General Meeting and Seminar took place on October 4-5 in London, at the Grange Hotel only a stone’s throw from St Paul’s Cathedral.

EUMA Sweden PRO Kristina Fagerholm and three members, who participated for the first time, share some of their impressions (in Swedish).

Else-Britt Lundgren - new European Chairman

At EUMA's Annual General Meeting in London on October 5, Else-Britt Lundgren from Sweden was elected European Chairman.

Else-Britt is former EUMA Sweden National Chairman, presently EUMA Sweden Training Officer. Read more about Else-Britt and how she will contribute to the Association

Executive Assistant - Master Class

In a supplement to the Swedish business newspaper Dagens Industri you can read about the Executive Assistant - Master Class training, that has been developed by Corporate Member Företagsuniversitetet in co-operation with EUMA Sweden.

One of the participants, Maria Gottberg, tells us about her experiences from the training and one of the course leaders, EUMA Sweden Deputy National Chairman Elena Aylott, tells us about the background of the training and some trends in our profession.

Read more (in Swedish)

"The network means professional development"

Anneli Rydén is regional sales responsible at conference booking company Svenska Möten. As Svenska Möten is a Corporate Member, Anneli is also active within EUMA.

– To me the network means personal development, that I can build long-term relations, network, get inspiration and ideas, says Anneli. Svenska Möten also gets a platform where we can develop and get the opportunity to show our fantastic conference venues.

Read more (in Swedish)

Vårruset 2013

During May-June, 30 EUMA Sweden members joined hands in transporting EUMA’s virtual baton for the race VårRuset from Malmö in the South to Luleå in the North.

In total, more than 53.000 ladies participated in VårRuset in the four “EUMA-cities” Malmö, Gothenburg, Stockholm and Luleå.

Read more (in Swedish)

"Now I know better how I can contribute to my company's business"

After having attended the Executive Assistant education at Företagsuniversitetet, EUMA member Maria Gottberg feels that she is more self-confident and has more authority in her job as MD assistant.

Read about the training for Executive Assistants that has been developed in co-operation with EUMA Sweden (in Swedish)

EUMA Sweden recruitment campaign paid off

"A red airplane landed at the table in front of me. The text on the sides said “You won – congratulations – time to book your flight ticket to attend the EUMA Training day in Madrid”. What a happy moment it was indeed!"

EUMA Sweden member Kristina Cronqvist tells us about how come she got the opportunity to attend the EUMA Training Day in Madrid.

Read her story (in English)

Inspiration and learning for life

On March 16-17 around 50 assistants from all over Sweden gathered in Gothenburg during two hectic days - the first day for a seminar with the theme ”Learning for Life” and the second day for the EUMA Sweden Annual General Meeting.

Read more (in Swedish)

Office Professional of the Year 2013

Anne Ulvönäs at Vattenfall won the "Golden Paperclip" and the title Office Professional of the year 2013.

Read more (in Swedish)

Upcoming Office Professional of the Year

Nordic Choice Hotels also took the opportunity to hand out an award to the  Upcoming Office Professional of the Year - Caroline Bjurman.

Read more (in Swedish).

Did you know that EUMA Sweden has a member living on the Åland Islands?

Yes, it is correct that Maud Johans, who works at Chips AB on the Åland Islands, actually is a member of EUMA Sweden. Thanks to EUMA being so active on social media she feels that – despite the distance – she can easily keep herself updated. She also tries to combine business travel with visiting EUMA meetings and seminars.

Read more (in Swedish)

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