Office Manager Advice

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

Office Manager in Honolulu:
"Don't Become Too Chummy."
As an office manager, make sure laughter is part of the daily routine. Your people will enjoy coming to a fun place to work and spirits and morale will be up, which will contribute to success and productivity.

Office Manager in Pompano Beach:
"Benefits, vacation, paid time off."
Ask if there are any benefits? If so, what are they?

Office Manager in Clarkston:
"Always strive for MORE."
Be detail oriented.

Office Manager in GUAM:
"Flexibility in all aspects leads to job efficiency..."
Demonstrate professionalism at all times to build high standards and appropriate working relationships.

Office Manager in Waterbury:
"Surround yourself with smart people."
Learn as much as possible about every aspect of your company. Communicate well with each employee. Listen to ideas. Delegate. Organize your time and tasks.

Office Manager in Durant:
"Respect."
Be their boss not their friend.

Office Manager in Portland:
"Worth the Effort."
It's hard work, but it's worth it.