Spend a few hours in an entirely different part of your business. Swap duties with a co-worker in another area of the company. Or call customers and let them tell you what they think of your organization and its goods or services. Listen, learn and ask lots of questions. By stepping outside the normal boundaries of your job, you gain broader perspectives that may lead to fresh career insights.
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.