In this time of significant change in the business world, assistants have never been as challenged - and expected to perform more - than they are today. You’re expected to do whatever it takes to keep things “running smoothly” amidst the confusion brought on by economic shifts, restructuring and new technology.
It seems like for every one task outlined in your job description, there are many more “between the lines.” There are great opportunities out there for assistants. But with the opportunity often comes a skill gap that can add additional pressure to your already stressful profession.
Look for more helpful information on the GYST seminar coming soon.