OfficeTeam Reveals Mistakes That Could Derail Your Job Search

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We read this story today by OfficeTeam and felt it was valuable and wanted to share it with you. According to specialized staffing firm OfficeTeam , the idea is especially relevant when searching for employment. It’s easy to get stuck in a rut during the job hunt,” said Robert Hosking, executive director of OfficeTeam. “If OfficeTeam offers the following job search don’ts along with advice for what to try instead: Don’t. About OfficeTeam. Hello reader!

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! Brandi Britton is a district president for OfficeTeam , the nation’s leading staffing service specializing in the temporary placement of highly skilled administrative and office support professionals.

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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. In recent Office of the Future research from OfficeTeam and the International Association of Administrative Professionals, 50 percent of survey respondents feel they have skills that are not being tapped at work. You’ll see how you can get involved and grow your administrative skills.

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. The surveys of managers and workers were developed by OfficeTeam, a staffing service specializing in the placement of highly skilled administrative professionals. ” OfficeTeam offers five tips for managers when recognizing staff : 1. Say thanks. About OfficeTeam.

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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. And to quote Liam Neeson in the movie “Taken,” regularly interacting with a wide range of personalities inside and outside the company requires “a very particular set of skills.” You’ll hear from these amazing speakers: Sarah Jubinville – Practice Director, OfficeTeam.

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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. That means you show leadership abilities such as good communication skills, an ability to stay focused on getting things done and a desire to help others to succeed, he says. Another big error: Assuming that just because you have top-notch skills in a certain area that you'll be a good manager. Hone your communication skills.

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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.

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. According to an OfficeTeam survey, 45 percent of HR managers said writing negative or inappropriate comments is the most common social media mistake that takes job seekers out of the running for a position. PRNewsFoto/OfficeTeam).

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. The survey was developed by OfficeTeam, a leading staffing service specializing in the placement of highly skilled administrative professionals. OfficeTeam offers five tips for making the most of the company holiday party: 1. About OfficeTeam.

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.) Possessing it demonstrates expert-level mastery of the skills required to leverage systems like Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. However, what they are really paying for is not the certificate itself—it’s the value a person can bring to the organization when they have these skills. What really matters is how you use those skills.

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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. Build new skills through professional development programs.

How to Get Your Administrative Title Changed

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What new skills have you developed? 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?".

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How to Get Your Administrative Title Changed

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What new skills have you developed? 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?".

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

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The truth is that in this job market, no one should give up the skills they developed while searching for work. You’ve got to realize that networking inside a company is just as important as when you were networking on the outside trying to get in,” says Thom Singer , a professional speaker and business consultant who often advises others on networking and communication skills.

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