CHAPEL HILL, N.C., March 20 The administrativeorganization model of choice for most companies is decentralized withadministrative assistants reporting to team or functional leaders rather thanto a central administrative group. Also, three-quarters of the companiessurveyed indicate current administrative staffing levels as being adequate andnearly 70 percent have not reported any plans for administrative staffingreductions, according to research by Best Practices, LLC, a leadingpharmaceutical research firm.
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The study analyzes staffing ratios and deployment models foradministrative staff in commercial operations and brand marketing teams andalso examines:
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