Dawn Dugan specializes in writing books, articles, white papers, reports and special communications for the human resources industry. She is the co-author of Effective Executive Compensation, which was published by AMACOM in 2008. Read more...
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We've all seen those television shows where someone shines an ultraviolet light around the room, exposing invisible stains we wish we didn't know were there.
Being an executive housekeeper isn't life-threatening, but cleaning up after strangers definitely falls into the "dirty jobs" category at times.
Fortunately, the nastiest tasks can be delegated to the housekeeping staff, allowing the executive housekeeper to focus on "big picture" items such as lining up clients and ensuring customer satisfaction.