Pollyanna's daughter and business partner Anna-Louise was honoured to be invited to speak at the Executive Secretary, PA and Office Manager Forum, a prestigious international five-day conference held annually in the United Arab Emirates.
As current holder of the title Personal Assistant of the Year, Anna-Louise was asked to give a presentation about her work, including her advice on Confidence, Credibility and Influence at work. As well as talking about her life and work with Pollyanna she offered practical advice on gaining confidence, and achieving exceptional results at work. The conference attracted delegates from around the world, including Saudi Arabia, Oman, Pakistan, Abu Dhabi, Egypt, Namibia, South Africa, and the UK. Following her presentation, Anna-Louise was also asked to take part in a series of panel discussions,alongside top managers from Pepsi-Cola International and Unisys, the global communications company.
'It was very nerve-wracking, but a great honour to be invited to be one of the few representatives from the UK at this prestigious event', Anna-Louise commented "I enjoyed the challenge - and especially meeting people
who work in this field from around the world. Although my work with Pollyanna is fairly unique, We share many of the same pressures, demands and challenges within our jobs".