As employees in the organization, we are in constant need and seek for approval and acceptance by our bosses. Being in the good books of our bosses will add to our image in their eyes, and the perks of being awarded with bonuses, incentives, and recommendations up the job ladder. Here are a few pointers on how to get the attention of your higher authorities.
Do your job well
The employees who work consistently, efficiently and professionally within the time frame allotted are bound to get the attention of the boss. When the boss identifies you as a diligent worker he will include in more critical matters of the company gaining more closure and respect from him or her.
Get to know your boss
Learn to build formidable and robust communication with your boss to establish a strong foundation. Be wary about how to communicate, when to talk and how often status updates are asked to tackle it accordingly and give information accordingly.
Assist your boss’s goals
Just like any employee has targets, bosses have objectives too. Getting to know about them and how you could be of support by showcasing your results can catch the attention of your boss.
Maintain a level of decency and integrity as a representative of the company. Do not indulge in office politics and gossips about your boss as it could tarnish your image if he or she got to know. Maintain a relationship which revolves around trust with your boss for a profitable career.
Make your boss’s priorities your priorities
Having the ability to complete and meet your boss’s priorities through completing your priorities and making time for achieving your boss’s is bound to impress him.
Take the initiative to lead projects
Volunteer during meetings with your boss to lead projects and other initiatives. Make sure to not over stress yourself with the load of work but with a motive to complete and achieve it within the given time frame to shine among your co-workers.
Determine solutions to problems
When problems arise instead of waiting for your boss to care of it, have the audacity to redress it yourself. Upon doing this and saving your boss’s time will benefit you.
Share your boss’s interests
Finding the time to share enthusiasm with that of boss’s time will give you an opportunity to have one on one time and showcase your real talents and abilities.
Display long-term interest in the organization
Aligning your career prospects with the company’s goals is bound to find appreciation and support from your higher authorities.