Office Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Office Manager in Santa Rosa:
"Create a schedule of your responsibilities/duties."
Smile during phone calls. Customers can hear your smile through the phone.

Office Manager in Lake City:
"Performance Reviews."
Insist on performance reviews. Performance reviews are an excellent opportunity to give and receive feedback. We are all busy people. Reviews make us take the time to sit down together and have real conversations.

Office Manager in Irving:
"Keep Learning."
Follow your own advice, don't ask someone to do anything you wouldn't do yourself, never stop learning.

Office Manager in Sacramento:
"Time management is critical."
Managing time is a very important aspect of running a successful insurance agency.

Office Manager in Greenwood:
"Just what I expected."
Get organized. Listen to manager/owner.

Office Manager in Memphis:
"Having enough help."
Do not get to be friends with employees under you. Keep it all professional.

Office Manager in Fort Worth:
"Education."
Get a degree. Formal education and training Is a big help.