photo by M.C. Lester

Usually when I'm asked to cover commercial real estate, I'm looking at trends and transactions, not jobs. So it was a fun departure to do this piece for Monster.com:

Admin Opportunities in Commercial Real Estate

By Margot Carmichael Lester, Monster Contributing Writer

Successful commercial real estate brokers constantly work on building their brand and reputation, but who keeps the ship afloat behind the scenes while they’re off schmoozing with clients and closing deals? You guessed it: An admin.

And although your administrative support work may not be as outwardly glamorous as your boss’s, keeping up with high-powered brokers who chase high-dollar deals can be exciting and rewarding.Sound appealing? Here’s a quick look at the profession through the words of some experienced pros. (story continues here.)