A good support staff can save you from disaster. They’re cool under pressure, can make decisions quickly, and can even anticipate problems before they become unmanageable.
Hiring support staff takes time, patience, and sometimes a lot of faith. It’s not always easy to predict with 100% reliability who’s going to be successful when it comes to keeping the office humming. With some planning, however, you can assemble an administrative support team that’s solid and dependable. Here are 10 things to avoid when hiring support staff.
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