You may have a network, but is it actually working for you? If not, maybe you should simply reach out. What’s the worst that could happen?
You know the feeling—your cheeks get hot, your hands clench. When we’re frustrated, it’s hard to focus on anything else. But if we want to be successful, you have to figure out how to come out on top (not BLOW your top!) even when you’re in a stressful situation.
Indispensable and invaluable are quite different for an admin. Make yourself invaluable!