Receptionists work in a number of settings including corporate, veterinary, hotel , spa and medical facilities. While the essence of their work remains the same at all place of works, they perform some specialized duties as per requirements of employer.To be successful as a Receptionist, you should have a pleasant personality, as this is also a customer service role. You should also be able to deal with emergencies in a timely and effective manner, while streamlining office operations. Multitasking and stress management skills are essential for this position. This role may require working in shifts, so flexibility is a plus.