You’ve been hustling hard to get that promotion, but every year, it keeps passing you by. A promotion is not just about your capabilities, but a variety of factors. Maybe it’s time to reassess your strategy, your work habits and behaviour in the workplace so you can convince your boss you deserve that promotion.
Unfortunately, simply keeping your head down and working hard isn’t going to put you in the best position for a promotion or pay raise when appraisal season comes around. As it turns out, if you want your boss to notice your hard work, you need to make yourself seen and make consistent effort. We’re talking practical, specific actions, not just being more confident or passionate.
Here are tips from eight twenty-something women who scored that promotion.