You may know how to survive in today's fast-paced admin world ... but do you know how to thrive?
Years ago, your job probably had just a fraction of the responsibilities you have today. Now, you face challenges and annoyances unlike anything you've dealt with before.
But you're not the only admin to face these struggles. And now there's a gold mine of advice and information from office professionals just like you!
Dear Administrative Professional:
Not long ago, an admin professional was someone who answered phones or typed letters. Times have certainly changed! Now you may find yourself handling the responsibilities of an IT pro, a marketer or a public relations expert. With information and technology speeding toward you, you’re being hit with more tasks than ever before.
Other admins have the same obstacles and struggles. And they are eager to share their secrets of success to help you get ahead in your career!
Supercharge Your Career contains dozens of helpful tips from the one source that’s guaranteed to be useful to you: your peers in the administrative professional world. In this Special Report you’ll find ideas from admins across the United States and Canada. We bring you their best advice, tips and strategies on some of the most vexing challenges you’ve faced, like how to:
Table of Contents
1. Become Your Boss’s Best Ally
How can I ease the transition to a new boss?
How can I build a relationship with a reserved boss?
How can I work effectively with a boss who’s almost never in the office?
How can I tactfully organize my boss?
How can I capture my boss’s undivided attention?
How can I receive more recognition from my boss?
2. Advance Your Career
How should I ask for the raise I deserve?
Should I join a professional organization?
How can I grow as an admin without becoming a manager?
Is office technology playing too much of your admin role?
Is there any way to compete with admins who put in extra hours at home?
How do I build a ‘social media presence’?
When goal-setting, is it better to think big or small?
How can a failing memory be helped?
3. Achieve Maximum Results
How can I ensure no assignments slip through the cracks?
Timesaving tips, anyone?
How can I schedule meetings for scattered board members?
How can I keep filed documents from disappearing?
What’s the easiest way to route magazines through the office?
How can I stop co-workers from calling out to me from their work areas?
How can I ensure we don’t run out of toner?
How do you prepare the office for your vacation?
Any tips on how to prepare for office relocation?
How can I track travelers’ preferences?
How do I keep the holiday party from stumbling out of the gate?
What should I stock in a reserve of inexpensive rewards?
How do I make sure my emails are reflecting the real me?
How do I run an effective office charity drive?
4. Tap Technology to Lighten Your Load
How can I better manage high-volume email for executives?
How can I keep track of multiple versions of a document?
How can I resign as the unofficial computer expert?
5. Work Well With Everyone
How can I politely remain private?
How can I handle a nosy co-worker?
How should I handle another executive’s questions about my boss’s activities?
How can I stop a co-worker from interfering in my conversations?
How do we keep a new admin who’s under the gun from the start?
How do I break down the barriers between departments?
Is a gossip crackdown a fool’s errand?
Have a particularly difficult question or sticky situation you need help with? No problem! We’ll give you the address of an exclusive web site designed specifically for you. You can post your concern and have it addressed by administrative pros across North America.
It’s time to stop struggling with your admin challenges and start building the career of your dreams. You deserve to get more satisfaction from your work, to keep and maintain great working relationships and to be recognized for the great job that you do. With Supercharge Your Career, you’ll have your own personal coach to guide you through every rough spot in your career. Get your copy now!
Editor, Administrative Professional Today
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