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You know you deserve that raise and promotion -- here's how to convince your boss.
You Will Need
- Communication skills
- A cooperative demeanor
- A team spirit
Clarify your duties and tasks and stay focused, asking questions about what’s expected of you.
Listen and cooperate
Listen well, cooperating on team objectives. Voice your opinions but be flexible.
Be punctual and meet deadlines. Get enough sleep and exercise so you can be fresh and ready for mental challenges and inevitable pressures.
Spruce up and maintain a clean and professional work area. Dress conservatively.
Take responsibility when you are wrong.
Save personal stuff for later
Save personal phone calls and e-mails for breaks outside the office.