During tough economic times many employees are seeking to take control, by protecting their job. During the boom times, employees seek ways to gain a promotion or a better job.
What both scenarios have in common, is whether you are seeking a promotion or just merely trying to protect your job, the key is to be the type of employee that is easy to get along with – namely not high maintenance or a demanding sort of employee, as ultimately the boss will probably choose the person that is not high maintenance and gets along with other staff.
So what are they keys to becoming that employee that gets along with colleagues and more importantly the boss? [Read more…]