Association of Professional Office Managers
Promoting excellence in office management.™
Preventing-and Coping with-Workplace Violence
recent killings at
Northern Illinois University and Virginia Tech cause many of us to wonder, could it happen at
our office? The reality is that every year there are dozens of
killings involving disgruntled or recently fired employees—or
abusive spouses or ex-boyfriends stalking their victims at
work. What can a company do to curb violence in the workplace?
Take a look at this article especially written for the Sep-Oct
2004 issue of OfficeOurs, inspired by a workplace incident at
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Feature Article: Morale and Dedication: Happiness Goes
Beyond a Big Paycheck
Feature Article: Managing Personality Conflicts
Feature Article: Employee Turnover: Do You Have a
Strategic Transition Plan
Alliances announced for Office Managers Day®.
Feature Article: Negotiation: Position and Objectives
Determine Strategy and Style
Budgets: A Plan for Success
APOM's Online Coupon Book
discounts and specials
offered by APOM's Vendor Business Members
Feature Article: Office Manager Skills
Feature Article: Electronic Information Organization
Hurricanes Katrina and Rita: Office Disaster
The APOM Foundation's response to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita includes: fundraising for offices;
matching those in need with donors; and links to useful resources.
wins APEX 2005 Web Magazine
Award for Publication Excellence
APOM launches online training
Announcing APOM Market Place. Now
you can take advantage of special offers and help promote
APOM's mission by initiating your online purchases here.
New merchants will be added regularly. Click "APOM
Market" in the left menu.
APOM announces "APOM
Channels" for office product and service vendors.
APOM announces new resource center
feature that enables members to
Classified Ads forum added to APOM's
Peer Bulletin Board system.
use by APOM regular and vendor members to post
classified ads to sell or donate office furniture and
equipment. (All transactions resulting from use of this forum
are between buyer and seller. APOM provides no warranty for
transactions resulting from use of this forum. "Buyers should
beware" and exercise due diligence with any online
transactions and payments including those resulting from posts
to this forum.)
Foundation and Annual Charity Campaign.
Who Go Above and Beyond