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Start Your Career by Becoming an Administrative Assistant

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We all want to start at the top — or as close to it as we can get. Well, what if your first professional job could bring you in contact with company leaders, while also offering a rising salary, increasingly challenging work and the ability to work in virtually any geography or industry?

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8 Tips for Organizing Your Desk

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Spring is upon us, and that means spring cleaning may be on your mind. Knowing how to organize your desk can improve your productivity and enhance your professional image. In fact, according to an OfficeTeam survey, 83 percent of human resource managers said the appearance of a person’s workspace affects their perception of that individual’s professionalism.

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Want To Be an Executive Assistant? Here's What You Need to Know

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There continues to be a high demand for executive assistants, especially those with strong technical and soft skills. Here's what you need to know about an executive assistant salary, responsibilities and sought-after skills when considering if the position is right for you.

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Administrative Resume: 6 Ways to Make Yours Shine

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A single job posting can unleash a flood of resumes to the hiring manager — alongside yours. If you really want a new administrative position, you have to make sure your submission floats to the top.

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