NATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS’ DAY National Administrative Professionals’ Day, also known as Secretaries Day or Admin Day, is observed on the Wednesday of the last full week in April of each year. It is a day to recognize the work of secretaries, administrative assistants, receptionists and other administrative support professionals. HOW TO OBSERVE National Administrative Professionals’ Day is often celebrated with gifts to one’s assistant, such as flowers, gift certificates, gift baskets, candy or lunch. HISTORY National Administrative Professionals’ Day is an unofficial national holiday. However, this special day coincides with National Secretaries Week. National Secretaries Week was proclaimed by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Charles Sawyer in June 1952. June 4, 1952, was designated National Secretaries Day. Share this:EmailPrintRedditFacebookPocketTwitterLinkedInTumblrPinterestGoogleLike this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) w Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.