Here are three tips for career advancement that people often ignore;
1. Attitude is the keyword
Employees with a positive attitude will always advance higher in the organization than those with a negative attitude. Leadership involves the ability to motivate and inspire others to achieve.
It is almost impossible to motivate and inspire others to achieve if you have a stinking attitude yourself.
Organizations world over are on the look-out for employees and leaders with a magnetic attitude. A positive attitude rubs onto others around you in the workplace and life.
2. Relationships matter more than you’d ever imagine
You are always a relationship away from your next career and life breakthrough.
If you want to advance, the relationships that you form with peers, supervisors and clients will be your ticket to advancement. Sometime we get so caught up in the wheel of production and performance that we forgeth this very important compoment in our career lives.
Form relationships that cement your current position and guarantee your future advancement.
Take the time to insure that your relationships are intact and that you haven’t neglected this valuable career tip.
3. Working hard but only if your bosses know so
Working hard is critical, however the grind alone is not the magic wand to the peak of success.
It is important to be able to market your accomplishments.
The only position that doesn’t require that you market your accomplishments is sales since the evidence is in the numbers.
To build a brand of a performer, regular communication of your accomplishments will be necessary.
Keep everyone in your circle of influence informed of your successes. Use every available communication tool and platform to notify others of project summaries, accomplishments and other pertinent information.
It is not enough to be great, but it is enough for the relevant stakeholders and decision makers to also know that you are great; it is your responsibility to make them know that.
Learn to blow your trumpet of accomplishments.
Start practicing the there powerful tips and see the amazing results that will start flowing and nourishing your career aspirations.