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Sep 03, 2014, 08:20 ET

You Think You Get Weird Requests at Work? OfficeTeam Survey Reveals Strangest Requests Administrative Professionals Have Received

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - In a recent survey, OfficeTeam asked administrative professionals to recount the wackiest requests they've...

Sep 03, 2014, 08:17 ET

You Think You Get Weird Requests at Work?

 In a recent survey, OfficeTeam asked administrative professionals to recount the wackiest requests they've received at work. Here are a few of...

Aug 12, 2014, 08:17 ET

Steady Temporary Work A Resume Booster Or Buster?

 Having a history of temporary work can make a lasting impression on employers, a new OfficeTeam survey suggests. More than half (51 percent)...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey: 4 in 10 Managers Say Not Asking for Help is Biggest Networking Mistake

 When you schmooze, if you snooze, you lose, a new OfficeTeam survey suggests. Four in 10 (42 percent) senior managers interviewed said...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:17 ET

Networking No-Nos

Survey: More Than One Quarter of Managers Say Not Keeping In Touch is Biggest Networking Mistake TORONTO, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - When you...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:46 ET

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Jun 26, 2014, 08:17 ET
1/3 of managers surveyed by OfficeTeam regret not taking enough vacation time. Check out this infographic for the full research results and other findings about vacation time. (PRNewsFoto/OfficeTeam)

Survey: One-Third of Managers Regret Not Taking Enough Vacation Time

 We've heard of buyer's remorse, but vacation remorse? In a new OfficeTeam survey, one in three (34 percent) senior managers interviewed...

Apr 17, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey Reveals New Technology Greatest Driver Of Change In Administrative Profession

 Technological advances are making a mark in the workplace -- and on the administrative field -- a new OfficeTeam survey shows. Nearly half (48...

Apr 15, 2014, 14:07 ET

OfficeTeam Celebrates Administrative Professionals Week (April 20-26) With Recognition Tips, Contest And Free Webinar

 Are support staff at work receiving the recognition they deserve? Administrative Professionals Day (April 23) and Administrative...

Mar 05, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey: Nearly One-Third of Executives Say March Madness Activities Boost Employee Morale

 During the NCAA basketball tournament, companies that allow employees to celebrate March Madness at work may emerge as the real winners, a new...

Jan 28, 2014, 08:21 ET

The Work Bug

Survey: Seven in 10 Workers Frequently Come to the Office When Feeling Sick TORONTO, Jan. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - "In sickness and in health" is a vow...

Jan 28, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey: Seven in 10 Workers Frequently Come to the Office When Feeling Sick

 "In sickness and in health" is a vow typically made in a wedding ceremony, but many workers also live by these words in their jobs, a new...

Jan 27, 2014, 08:17 ET

OfficeTeam To Host Complimentary Webinar On Compensation And Hiring Trends For Administrative Jobs

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014 WHAT: Join OfficeTeam for a complimentary 60-minute webinar, "2014 Compensation and Hiring Trends for...

Jan 16, 2014, 08:18 ET

Surf, Work And Mingle

Survey Reveals How Canadians Spend Their Lunch Breaks TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - A new OfficeTeam survey reveals what Canadians are up to...

Jan 16, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey Reveals Lunch Break for Nearly Half of Workers Is 30 Minutes or Less; Most Spend That Time Socializing With Colleagues

 A new OfficeTeam survey may bring new meaning to the phrase 30-minute meals. Nearly half (48 percent) of workers interviewed said their...

Dec 12, 2013, 08:17 ET

Survey: Four in 10 Job Seekers Want to Work for Companies That Give Back to the Community

 Nice guys may finish last, but a new OfficeTeam survey suggests that nice companies often finish first when it comes to recruiting. More than...

Nov 20, 2013, 08:17 ET

Survey Reveals Employees Most Thankful for Friends at Work

 At work, as in life, people get by with a little help from their friends, a new OfficeTeam survey shows. When asked recently what they are...

Oct 24, 2013, 08:17 ET

OfficeTeam Identifies Five Common Job Search Mistakes That May Scare Off Hiring Managers

 Make no bones about it, candidates need to impress prospective employers with their resumes. According to specialized staffing firm...

Sep 12, 2013, 08:20 ET

The Blame Game

Survey: Almost Half of Executives Have Taken the Blame at Work for Something They Didn't Do TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Many professionals...

Sep 12, 2013, 08:17 ET

Survey: Three in 10 Executives Have Taken the Blame at Work for Something They Didn't Do

 Some professionals are "taking one for the team" at work, a new OfficeTeam survey suggests. Three in 10 (30 percent) senior managers...