The Office

  • Which Type Of TV Boss Do You Work For?

    Which Type Of TV Boss Do You Work For?

    NBC's hit series, "The Office," aired its finale Thursday after nine hilarious seasons chronicling the awkward, mundane and plain silly aspects of the workplace. But the show will perhaps be most remembered for its unpredictable boss, Michael Scott. Played by Steve Carrell who exited the series in 2011, Scott... Continue Reading

  • Bosses vs. Secretaries: Who Is Really More Essential?

    Bosses vs. Secretaries: Who Is Really More Essential?

    As many administrative assistants know too well, so much of the work they perform day in and day out goes unrecognized. It was the awareness of that slight that gave rise to the first Secretaries' Day (now Administrative Professionals' Day) 60 years ago. And if you don't think the work that office managers,... Continue Reading

  • Our Favorite On-Screen Workplace Nemeses

    Our Favorite On-Screen Workplace Nemeses

    The late actress Bette Davis once said, "I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business." It seems Davis -- who counted one-time co-star Miriam Hopkins as her life-long arch-nemesis -- was on to something. Though most of have had... Continue Reading