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10 Questions and a Selfie: Modisane Moeletsi

What is your full name? Modisane Moeletsi        What is your professional job title? Personal Assistant to the CEO – *Certified Managerial Office Professional (CMOP) What does a typical day in your life look like? My typical day is always getting to work on time, checking emails, my boss’s calendar, […]

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10 Questions and a Selfie: Anit Nombuyekezo Siciko

What is your full name? Anit Nombuyekezo Siciko What is your professional job title? Office Administrator What does a typical day in your life look like? Check e-mails Follow up on departmental memorandums that need signatures Assisting in telephone queries regarding Water supply Attending to incoming visitors Capture Purchase Requisition […]

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10 Questions and a Selfie: Nokuthula Ngwenya

What is your full name? Nokuthula Ngwenya What is your professional job title? Legal Administrator What does a typical day in your life look like? I work as a Legal office administrator; it is a world of deadlines, documents and legal terminology. I take initiative and utilize my skills in […]

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OPSA Makes a Tough Call – Breaking A Longstanding Tradition

Interview with OPSA’s CEO, Bianca FilmalterOPSA usually starts its National Office Professional of the Year Competition in June.  Why haven’t we heard or seen anything?After a number of conversations with our stakeholders, OPSA Ambassadors and amongst ourselves,  OPSA’s leadership has taken the decision to break with tradition and move our […]

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Techno Tuesday: Ideas for backing up Data

Security has been the top priority for most organisations in the past few months.  And if you have been following the articles, you may remember I wrote a short while back about backing up data in at least four different places. Backing up your data on the serverBacking up your data […]

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Techno Tuesday: Cyber Security 101

Cyber security is a confusing topic if you are not an IT specialist.  And I am by no means an IT specialist, but I do understand the importance of protecting your data. Cyber security is the body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data […]

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Techno Tuesday: Security – Ransomware

Viruses – RansomwareNo doubt you have been alerted to the new virus that has been taking place across the world recently.  If not, here is a summary: The ransomware scam uses a virus that blocks your computer and will only give you a special code or access to your PC […]

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Techno Tuesday: Boomerang – Scheduling messages

A very cool feature of Boomerang is the scheduling of messages. And today I used it.Let me tell you why! I am the secretary for a very complicated committee on our campus.  And for any office professional compiling agendas and taking minutes, you may have had the stressful task of […]

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