Secretary FAQs:


Q: Is a secretary an officer of a society or organization who deals with correspondence?

A: Yes, and admits new members, and organizes official meetings and events.

Q: Is a secretary not used as often as in decades past, and responsibilities have evolved to much more advance skill set such as mastering Microsoft Office applications?

A: Yes, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel to name a few.

Q: Are secretaries great and offices and organizations featured large secretarial pools?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a secretary usually an audio typist with a small number of administrative roles?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a secretary usually the key person for all administrative tasks, and often referred to as the "gate keeper"?

A: Yes, Other titles describing jobs similar to or overlapping those of the traditional secretary are Office Coordinator, Executive Assistant, Office Manager and Administrative Professional.