The New Executive Assistant: Advice for Succeeding in Your Career: Advice for Succeeding in Your…

Paperback | February 22, 1997

byMelba Duncan

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Today's executive assistant has become a crucial member of every organization's support staff--a key business ally with diverse responsibilities, from overseeing employees to making strategic decisions. Here is the first step-by-step guide specifically designed to help you thrive in this fast-paced profession. Developed by nationally-known business consultatnt and author Melba Duncan, this leading-edge resource provides all the up-to-date information you need to manage information technologes, deal effectively with abrupt organizational changes and office politics, handle stress, resolve conflicts, motivate workers and forge a team mentality, master public relations and the media, capitalize on opportunities emerging from corporate restructuring, and more.

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Today's executive assistant has become a crucial member of every organization's support staff--a key business ally with diverse responsibilities, from overseeing employees to making strategic decisions. Here is the first step-by-step guide specifically designed to help you thrive in this fast-paced profession. Developed by nationally-k...

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It's no longer just making coffee and scheduling appointments. The New Executive Assistant contributes to strategic decision making, alerts top management to competitors' efforts, and helps implement new technology. Tapping into her unique experience as both a former top executive assistant and as the current head of a search and consu...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.59 inPublished:February 22, 1997Publisher:McGraw-Hill Education

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ISBN - 10:0070182418

ISBN - 13:9780070182417

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Table of Contents

The Changing World of Today's Executive.An Overview of Today's Successful Job Search.The Information Revolution, and Why People and Not Technology Come First.Adaptability.Leading-Edge Communication Skills.Leading-Edge Leadership and Management.Leading-Edge Conflict Resolution Skills.Leading-Edge Organizational Skills.The Company Spokesperson.Mastering Customer Service and Public Relations Tasks, Personal.Professional, and Spiritual.The Road Ahead.

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