Engineer Your Own Success. 7 Key Elements to Creating an Extraordinary Engineering Career. Updated and Expanded. IEEE PCS Professional Engineering Communication Series
- Language: English
- 232 Pages
- Published: December 2014
Tackle the most common problems you'll come across as an administrative professional.
Admins just like you have the same struggles, challenges, obstacles and annoyances. In this new reference guide, they share the secrets of success to help you get ahead in your career. Learn to master office technology, save time, handle nosy co-workers and learn when it's OK to ask for a raise. Dig into a gold mine of helpful advice and information from the one source that's guaranteed to be useful to you: your peers in the administrative professional world!
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?
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?
4. Tap Technology to Lighten Your Load
How can I better manage high-volume e-mail for executives?
How can I keep track of multiple versions of a document?
How can I efficiently track everyone’s schedules?
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?