The Administrative Assistants and Secretaries Handbook

Editor/Author Stroman, James, Wilson, Kevin and Wauson, Jennifer
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: AMACOM, Publishing Division of the American Management Association

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-0-8144-3352-2
Category: Business, Finance & Economics - Business
Image Count: 109
Book Status: Available
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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • SECTION ONE GENERAL PROCEDURES
  • 1 Overview for the New Administrative Assistant
  • 2 Daily Routine
  • 3 Telephone Usage
  • 4 Mail Services and Shipping
  • 5 Travel Arrangements
  • 6 Meetings
  • 7 Time Management
  • 8 Keeping Accurate Records
  • SECTION TWO OFFICE EQUIPMENT AND COMPUTERS
  • 9 Office Equipment
  • 10 Mobile Computing
  • 11 Using Microsoft Windows
  • 12 Using Apple Macintosh
  • 13 Email
  • 14 Using the Internet
  • 15 Web Conferencing
  • 16 Data Security
  • 17 Troubleshooting Computer Problems
  • 18 Office Ergonomics
  • SECTION THREE OFFICE PRODUCTIVITY SOFTWARE
  • 19 Common Microsoft Office Features
  • 20 Using Microsoft Word
  • 21 Using Microsoft PowerPoint
  • 22 Using Microsoft Excel
  • 23 Using Microsoft Publisher
  • 24 Using Microsoft OneNote
  • 25 Using Microsoft Outlook
  • 26 Using Microsoft Web Applications
  • 27 Gmail and Google Docs
  • SECTION FOUR BUSINESS DOCUMENTS
  • 28 The Business Letter
  • 29 Other Written Communications
  • 30 Forms of Address
  • 31 Legal Documents
  • SECTION FIVE LANGUAGE USAGE
  • 32 Grammar
  • 33 Language Usage and Style
  • 34 Common English Usage Problems
  • 35 Spelling
  • 36 Pronunciation
  • 37 Punctuation
  • 38 Numerals
  • SECTION SIX FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES
  • 40 Weights and Measures
  • 41 Business Math
  • SECTION SEVEN CAREER ADVANCEMENT
  • 42 Your Future
  • 43 Presentation Skills
  • 44 Communications Skills
  • 45 Office Management and Supervision
  • About the Authors