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2014-09-03 08:28:51

OfficeTeam Survey Reveals Strangest Requests Administrative Professionals Have Received MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a recent survey, OfficeTeam asked administrative professionals to recount the wackiest requests they've received at work. Here are a few of the most unusual responses: -- "Cut off the boss's tie that was caught in the paper shredder." -- "Help land a helicopter on top of the building." -- "Mail a box of dirt." -- "Translate a...

2011-02-03 07:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeTeam and the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) are accepting nominations for the seventh annual Administrative Excellence Award. The award is given to an administrative professional who demonstrates a commitment to leadership and education, and provides meaningful contributions to his or her employer. Nomination information and an online submission form are available at www.officeteamaward.com. The...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.