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Rather than rush to discipline an employee, find out first whether he
realizes his mistake. Ask, “Did you know that joke violates our
policy?” or “Are you aware that your behavior is a problem?” That way,
the worker either goes on record as admitting an error or you can set
In the role of gatekeeper, assistants are a critical set of eyes and ears for their managers. But it's just as vital to be the voice, too. When assistants are empowered to speak up and take the lead in collaboration with their managers, the potential for increased productivity and professional growth is limitless....Click here to find out more.