Frustrated with lack of communication on major changes

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Question: What do you do when department heads do not communicate major changes in the department to the administrative assistant? It's frustrating to not ever know what people are thinking and talking about behind closed doors until the very last minute.  -- Carolyn


Have you tried asking them to keep you "in the loop"? I had a similar situation happen with one of the managers with whom I work. He would include me on e-mails to the guys in his division, asking them to contact me with certain information, etc., and then not mention anything to me about it. I'd find out about the project when the first salesman called me with his information. You can graciously request that the department heads inform you of any major changes so that you can more effectively do your job of providing them with administrative assistance. Thankfully, just bringing it to the attent...(register to read more)

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