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This is the second of two-parts. Read last week’s Land a Dream Job with the Skills We Learned in Preschool (Part 1). It may seem like the transition to...
02/25/14 -
When the recession hit in 2008, I naively thought it wouldn’t affect me—not in a personal way that meant losing my job, a foreclosure on my home or...
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More and more administrative professionals are being asked to plan meetings and events for their employers. This is big job and it can be intimidating....
02/10/14 -
In a one-on-one interview with OfficePro, licensed psychological counselor Gayron Haywood mentioned an arrangement he has pending with a global corporation. If...
01/09/14 -
Right out of the gate, the smart, new administrative professional recognizes the implicit choice to either follow the crowd or to be a pacesetter. Here are 10...

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When Lark Ismail first interned as an administrative assistant while in college, she wasn’t sure that she would eventually go into the field for her career. “I simply thought of my job as a way to help small businesses in an office setting,” she says. But after Ismail graduated, she began to focus full-time on virtual administration. She currently is the owner of Lark’s Virtual Solutions in Los Angeles, Calif., where she helps many small business clients manage their office needs remotely. [More]