ERIC Number: ED114654
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Secretarial Office Productivity through Individual Leadership: Student Manual.
Civil Service Commission, Washington, DC. Communications and Office Skills Training Center.
The student manual contains eight sessions designed to help secretarial students improve their office management skills, through an analysis of their individual leadership abilities. The sessions are: (1) what it takes to succeed in a secretarial position, focusing on the characteristics of a good leader; (2) how to develop a sensible attitude toward yourself, focusing on self-knowledge and the development of a positive self-attitude; (3) how to develop positive leadership attitudes, focusing on improving interpersonal skills; (4) the ingredients of leadership, focusing on basic skills; (5) the mthodology of leadership, including further interpersonal and problem solving skills; (6) how to apply leadership in bringing about effective procedures in the office, focusing on standards, efficiency, and delegation; (7) the ingredients of specific office procedures, focusing on technology, work flow, and word processing; and (8) small group office activities. The first seven sessions discuss in detail the concepts to be developed and provide accompanying individual, small and large group activities; case studies; questions; self inventory tests; review/response workbook activities; and class discussion exercises. (BP)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Civil Service Commission, Washington, DC. Communications and Office Skills Training Center.
Note: Some parts of Session 8 will not reproduce well