The New Executive Assistant: Advice for Succeeding in Your Career

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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 consulting firm specializing in this market, Melba Duncan shows the 19 million people who currently hold administrative support positions how to find and succeed in a lucrative job at ...
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Overview

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 consulting firm specializing in this market, Melba Duncan shows the 19 million people who currently hold administrative support positions how to find and succeed in a lucrative job at the top as a valued executive assistant. This proactive guide shares the proven tactics jobseekers need to develop and market the key skills today's employers are looking for. The author includes expert advice on writing resumes and cover letters that get good jobs, managing the interview process, networking for success, and much more.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780070182417
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/1/1997
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 372,063
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.59 (d)

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McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide
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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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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 26, 2001

    This book is well worth the money!

    This book is absolutely fabulous. Ms. Duncan details EVERYTHING you need to know to suceed as Executive Assistant. This book is worth every penny.

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