IAAP’s Interim CEO, Melissa Mahoney, recently took part in a Tweet Chat to address the growing popularity of services rendered on-demand and how it might affect the administrative profession.
as the gate-keeper to one of the major decision-makers in your company or organization, one of your responsibilities is fielding cold calls from vendors. here are some tips from fans of IAAP’s Facebook page on how to professionally handle these calls with grace and courtesy.
You’re sitting down for dinner when you check your phone for the tenth time since you got home. Every time you look at the time, you do a quick conversion in your head, “if it’s 7pm here, then what time is it there?” Every buzz, ding, and notification you get sends you scrambling for your phone or laptop. Having your traveler out of the office and on the road can give even the most seasoned admins mini heart-attacks. The best cure for these heart attacks? CPR.