Greensboro, NC -- Finding a job is one thing. Keeping a job is another. Dan Steenerson, a Corporate CEO & Success Authority has 5 Ways To Save Your Career.
Marketing yourself is similar to marketing a company. Below are a few examples of how you can take your career to the next level:
Identify your "personal customers." These are not the same as your company's customers. They are people who may influence your career such as co-workers, supervisors, or even hiring managers. Deliver superior service to your personal customers.
Ask "What's in it for you?" instead of "What's in it for me?" Know when you talk to your boss, you should be able to steer the conversation to include something about your job performance and what is in it for them and the company.
Become the "GO TO" person.
Make it a priority to be the person to come up with the solution, be the person the boss and other co-workers can count on.
Invest in your persuasive abilities.
Become an avid reader.
If you read at least one career related book a month, you'll automatically be better informed than most coworkers. If you read three books on a given topic, you're practically an expert. Reading is one of the best ways to