What is it like working as an Office Manager?
Office Manager in Charlotte:
Pros: - Little to no supervision.
- Responsible for prioritizing work and completing work at own pace.
- Assisting employees and customers.
- Flexible Schedule.
- 2 Weeks Paid Vacation & Paid Holidays.
- Christmas Bonus.
Cons: - Extremely boring, repetitive, not challenging or fulfilling work.
- Frequently little to no appreciation for work by superiors.
- Too much time spent sitting at the computer contributing to back pain, weight gain and headaches.
Office Manager in Omaha:
"Office Manager, no fame, all guts."
Pros: I really enjoy working with spread sheets, working to solve problems, and accomplish goals.
Cons: Frequently you have to "mind read" the other managers so that you can stay a step ahead of the game. You also have to play the role of several different managers.
Office Manager in Morgan Hill:
"Brave New World."
Pros: Exposure to an increasing scope of people.
Learning new languages and traveling.
Challenges of new projects.
Cons: The time change between Europe and the US.
Travel safety concerns.
The occasional technical glitch that impedes production.
Office Manager in Boston:
"Independent Work With An Ever Changing Workload."
Pros: Good atmosphere and a brand/mission I believe in.
Cons: What I am currently being paid seems a bit low for the area.
Office Manager in Canton:
"I Enjoy My Work Very Much."
Pros: Office conditions, the owners, small business atmosphere, payroll.
Cons: I feel underpaid and cannot meet my personal responsibilities and no type of insurance.