Office Administration

Spotlight your superpower

April 18, 2019
While both hard and soft skills influence our lifetime success, they’re clearly different. Unlike hard skills (e.g., computing, math, writing, foreign language), soft skills refer to our personal traits—essentially, the human art of getting along and working with others.
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1-Minute Strategies: May ’19

April 4, 2019
Administrative Professional Week is coming! … Don’t forget this important office resource
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A procedures manual saved me! A true story of admin efficiency

February 21, 2019
How do you prepare others for unexpected interruptions or breakdowns in the processes that face them every day? With a good administrative procedures manual.
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Be helpful, not condescending

January 23, 2019
A thin line exists between offering advice and being condescending. Follow this advice to make sure you aren’t the latter.
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6 effective ways to deal with people who bug you

January 16, 2019
Once you know what needs to be done and how to do it, you will be able to take charge of unpleasant situations and redirect them toward worthwhile results.
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How to make a decision blind

January 3, 2019
What should your mindset be when you have a suddenly make a blind tough call that might have serious ramifications if you get it wrong?
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Before embarking on an overseas trip …

November 20, 2018
Contact your credit card company to let it know that you will be there using the card.
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Coffee a little bitter?

November 20, 2018
Hands off the sugar!
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Break this bad etiquette habit

November 20, 2018
Try to remember to remove your backpack before boarding an elevator.
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It’s your money, Honey!

November 20, 2018
Online shopping dominates. It’s where we buy most of our stuff. To stretch your dollars, you’re probably going to need coupons.
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