How Administrative Professionals Can Prepare for the Office of the Future

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by Brandi Britton, district president, OfficeTeam. This article was originally published in Executive Secretary Magazine and shared with permission by OfficeTeam and it’s author. Connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn , Twitter , Google+ , Pinterest and the OfficeTeam blog.

What I Learned From 450 Revolutionary Assistants in Las Vegas

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It was the first time my company OfficeTeam was participating in the event. She started as a temporary professional with OfficeTeam, honing her skills and knocking down challenges one by one. OfficeTeam and I will also continue to do whatever we can to further the charge!

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Are You Making These Social Media Mistakes

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5, 2016 / PRNewswire / — The advice “If you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all” holds especially true in today’s digital age, suggests new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam. PRNewsFoto/OfficeTeam). About OfficeTeam.

Is Your Company Secretly Failing At Employee Recognition?

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But opinions are divided between employers and their staff on what constitutes effective employee recognition, according to a new OfficeTeam survey. ” OfficeTeam offers five tips for managers when recognizing staff : 1. Say thanks. About OfficeTeam.

5 Reasons Why You Need Emotional Intelligence

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Nearly all HR managers (95 percent) and employees (99 percent) surveyed by OfficeTeam said it’s important for staff to have strong emotional intelligence. OfficeTeam is hosting a free webinar during Administrative Professionals Week on April 25 to delve more into why it’s so important for workers to have emotional intelligence, how to up your EQ and ways to show off your abilities in this area.

Why You're Annoying Your Colleagues

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Another OfficeTeam survey finds that 44% of workers say that making a mess for others to clean up is the most annoying break room behavior. You’re never late for meetings. You also chip in for every co-worker’s birthday or baby shower that comes along.

Why This Blog-a-Thon Will Change Your Career

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Just a few of the experts who are looking forward to joining us: Brandi Britton, OfficeTeam. Welcome to April, a month that can change your career if you’re an administrative professional.

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Giving Credit Where It's Due

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April 17, 2013 - - For many executives, one key to their success is no secret: It''s their administrative assistant, a new OfficeTeam survey confirms. The survey was developed by OfficeTeam, a leading staffing service specializing in the placement of highly skilled administrative professionals. Managers are busier than ever and rely increasingly on their assistants to help address business needs," said OfficeTeam executive director Robert Hosking. About OfficeTeam.

Thank You For Being A Friend

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20, 2013 -- At work, as in life, people get by with a little help from their friends, a new OfficeTeam survey shows. The survey of office workers was developed by OfficeTeam, a leading staffing service specializing in the placement of highly skilled administrative professionals. OfficeTeam highlights five small shifts professionals can make to be happier at work: Socialize with coworkers. About OfficeTeam. Survey Reveals Employees Most Thankful for Friends at Work.

Could March Madness Be the Secret to Better Workplace Relationships?

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One in five managers that OfficeTeam recently surveyed seem to agree, noting that the March Madness of the annual college basketball tournament improves employee morale and engagement at least somewhat. My family and I usually get a pretty friendly rivalry going over the NCAA tournament.

The Skills You Need to be Great Boss

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A recent OfficeTeam survey finds that 76% of workers say they are not interested in their manager's job. Most people I know like to complain about their bosses. Sometimes the complaints are trivial, and sometimes not.

Thank you for joining our Admin Blog-a-thon, what’s next?

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Is Your Company Failing At Recognition Guest Post by Officeteam (4/14/2015). Wow, what a fabulous April! Did you have the most incredible Administrative Professionals’ Week this year?

Are You the Scapegoat at Work?

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According to a recent OfficeTeam survey , managers can get caught in this situation. Everyone makes mistakes, but it''s often difficult to own up to them at work. We may fear getting in trouble with the boss, or we may worry that confessing will hurt our reputation or career permanently.

Are Professional Certifications Worth It?

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For example, a recent OfficeTeam survey of the administrative profession found that employers pay up to 8% more on average (in the U.S.) One question I get a lot is around the topic of professional certifications. People want to know if they’re worth it.

Holiday Party Do or Don't Attend?

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Check out this recent story from Officeteam on this very subject. OfficeTeam Survey: Attendance Optional at Company Holiday Party, Most Executives Say. Not necessarily, according to a new OfficeTeam survey. About OfficeTeam.

How to Get Your Administrative Title Changed

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Maybe go to OfficeTeam's web site or IAAP. Through our “ Contact Us ” form on our web site, Laurie writes: "In your webinars, you mentioned you were able to persuade your executive to change your title. I am Assistant to the President of my company. My present title is Administrative Assistant, but my workload and responsibilities indicate it should be Executive Assistant. Can you share your ideas of how to approach my boss with this request?".

How to Get Your Administrative Title Changed

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Maybe go to OfficeTeam's web site or IAAP. Through our “ Contact Us ” form on our web site, Laurie writes: "In your webinars, you mentioned you were able to persuade your executive to change your title. I am Assistant to the President of my company. My present title is Administrative Assistant, but my workload and responsibilities indicate it should be Executive Assistant. Can you share your ideas of how to approach my boss with this request?".

On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: How to Hang on to a New Job

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A recent OfficeTeam survey found that 32 percent of workers said that becoming used to a different corporate culture and colleagues would “pose the greatest challenge” when re-entering the workforce after unemployment. Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Wednesday, February 24, 2010 How to Hang on to a New Job I know many people hate networking.