Individuals interested in an Office Technology career should like the environment of a business office, like greeting and helping people, and like organizing and filing. In addition, individuals should also be able to keep close track of confidential information; be comfortable with English grammar, punctuation, and usage; and be willing to learn and use business office software. In addition, individuals should be able to multitask with great accuracy and attention to detail, work with a team and support many people, as well as communicate effectively on paper, in-person, and electronically.
If you are the type of individual who would like to help others succeed, use the computer for variety of tasks, multitask, and work well with others, a degree or certificate in the area of office technology may be for you!
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