The days of limited duties and spare time are long gone. Today’s administrative professionals must not only perform routine daily tasks, but also undertake special projects, managerial responsibilities, and teamwork challenges, not to mention unexpected challenges arising from the work-from-home environment.
Bonus Handout: Don’t Drop the Ball: Your Guide to Effectively Multi-tasking and Managing Stress
Hot Tip: Single-task as much as possible. Don’t let every interruption commandeer your day! Stifle the urge to switch to a new task just because it pops up (in email, text, notifications, phone calls, walk-ups). Quickly prioritize each new task, only switching immediately for the most important ones.
About Sandy Geroux: Professional speaker, trainer and author Sandy Geroux has more than 18 years of administrative experience. She now helps others create the WOW factor, become more effective and efficient, and achieve their personal and professional dreams. Since 2000, she has conducted over 125 keynotes, training programs and workshops for more than 25,000 administrative professionals in 41 countries. Her columns and articles appear in many administrative publications. Visit her website (thewowplace.com), its blog, or email her to discuss an educational and entertaining presentation for your administrative staff.
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