Help! How to do a good job as a personal assistant?

Hi everyone. I'm fresh out of college, and I got a job as a personal assistant of the managing director a big company. Any tips for me to do a good job?

Asked By: Kristian L - 4/7/2007
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Make sure to be very organized. Purchase a paper day planner and be very proficient with your software's organizer. Look for your office's standing operating procedures and memorize it! BE PROACTIVE in keeping his or her's calendar to include meetings, etc..., travel requests, Power Point slides. Create a to do... More
Answered By: millineumlaura - 4/7/2007
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do the best you can. be yourself. don't try to show off, not right away at least. just go with the flow.
Answered By: dent - 4/7/2007
Do what is requested of you quickly, efficiently and do not speak too much. Watch everything and learn the culture of the environment. Do not gossip. Make yourself indispensible, do more than is asked of you and you will go far!
Answered By: Isabella - 4/7/2007
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