How do I learn more about my job when I am the boss? And How do I get the employees to respond better to me?
I am a Office Manager for a small company, recently we have grown from 8-10 employees to 26. How do I get more knowledge on what I have to do and things that will help me get through the day and actually finish a project? I love my job but I have only been doing it for 1 year and I know I have so much more to learn. Any sugguestions on how or where to go? I am really good at creating ideas but because I am so young its hard to impliment them because I am 1/3 the age the men are that I am trying to help "manage". What can I do?
Asked By: scottsladylumps - 2/5/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
First of all, good for you, recognizing that in a changing climate you have to be pro-active about getting direction... More
Answered By: mazziatplay - 2/5/2007
Additional Answers (2)
Talk to the owner and ask what you can do. Ask the owner if they can pay for some additional education....management, motivational, financial, time-management and organization.
Answered By: gg - 2/5/2007
HELLO, WELL THIS ANSWER IS EASY, JUST BE YOURSELF, DONT BE FALSE, ALWAYS REMEMBER THAT SOME OF THOSE FOLKES YOUR IN CHAREGE OF WERE THERE BEFOR YOU AND THEY SPENT SOME OF THERE LIVES THERE TO SERVIVE, THE KNOWLEDGE THEY POSSESS IS VERY VALUABLE FOR THEY HAVE SPENT YEARS TO LEARN WHAT WORKS, PERHAPS WHAT YOU WERE... More
Answered By: villyschmidt - 2/5/2007
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Shop Online or Sign Up To Sell AVON & Earn Fast Cash Today!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.