What are more job aspirations for admin assistant?

I've worked are admin assistant for 3 months now. I want to know what should i do to progress further for my career development in this line of job?i'm actually an IT graduate but having sales admin assistant for a job.I want to have a brighter future in this job but i don't know what should i expect besides doing administrative work that i'm doing right now.

Asked By: sugarpie - 5/25/2007
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You could be in the position that your boss is in now. If you think about it, administrative assistants are the meat and bones to most executive positions. The top dog may feed you what you need to do but you make sure it gets done. Who would know how to do what your boss does better than you?
Answered By: mahakala_00 - 5/25/2007
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I think you can improve yourself by this ways such as: (1)search something that is connect to your skill in the internet and find good point to follow it, (2)you can ask your friend to help you cause I think maybe they know it well than you, (3)you try to work hard and ask your friend that work with you to help but if... More
Answered By: happy2008 - 5/25/2007
I'm have my BA Business Mgmt and part time ARNG. I got a governement admin job and my aspirations are to branch into communications and management. I'm still in my 8 month so i'm new but if it doesn't work out i could always go active army.
Answered By: gib000 - 5/25/2007
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Answered By: Meooow! - 5/25/2007
Work in the field of which you have your degree in. There is no money in administration.
Answered By: highly_motivate - 5/25/2007
If sales and marketing is where you want to be eventually, then you are in the right place. Gaining the level of experience you will get in doing the administrative job is vital to your success later. Most people higher up in the field have been where you are or at a similar entry level position. This is where I... More
Answered By: no1familiar - 5/25/2007
Look at heading towards project administration, you can use your IT skills here and if you study project methodology with an accredited provider, the opportunities for you are endless. Project based organisations are always screaming for good project administrators who have an IT background.
Answered By: evill_debbie - 5/25/2007
Look for another job or train for another one while you are at this one. I am an aa and I have to say that the $$$ is good and the demand is better. I have moved up the admistrative ladder to "executive assistant" and make 50k at a non profit - i could make more at a corporation, like 75-90k. It always is a good... More
Answered By: ImpeachBush - 5/27/2007
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