What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Contract Administrator in Chantilly:
"Various computer applications."
Be assertive. Accommodate customer needs, keep computer skills current.
Contract Administrator in St. Louis:
"The volume of my workload."
Must be: organized; able to multi-task; knowledge of both commercial and military is helpful; negotiation skills a must; able to manage all personality types; must be personable.
Contract Administrator in Coeur d'Alene:
I wished I would have pushed/pursued for more education/certification for my particular job.
Contract Administrator in Phoenix:
Creating and sustaining positive relationships at all levels is key to bringing reward and joy to the position. Relationship building will make for long lasting connections contributing to consistent work life balances. Managing stress levels is equally important for better outcomes.