Read our blog posts for administrative professionals to get leadership and management advice, as well as tips to land an administrative job.
Resumania™: Good Resume Writers Are Fastidious About Figures
Words make up the vast majority of the content in your resume. But numbers feature prominently too. There’s no way to write a good resume without both.
Resumania™: Don’t Try Lying on a Resume
Let’s be clear, lying on a resume is bad. Very bad. You never want to misrepresent your skills or experience when applying for a new position. It’s easier than ever for hiring managers to uncovering the true information. And once they do, your chances of landing the job will disappear.
Resumania™: Watch Every Word When Writing a Resume
When writing a resume, the spell-check function can be your best friend. But don’t rely on it entirely. As we all know, it won’t catch every error. In particular, it’s unlikely to flag a word that is spelled correctly but used incorrectly.
Office Politics and How to Rise Above the Drama
It doesn’t take long after joining the workforce to realize there’s more to professional success as an administrative professional than following the employee handbook. Even at the best of companies, you must be adept at dealing with office politics: those unspoken rules that help you work well with others and get ahead.
Resumania™: Writing Cover Letters Is Key
Is writing cover letters important? Uh, yeah, it is! Ninety-one percent of executives polled by Robert Half said cover letters are valuable when evaluating job candidates.