Too often, professional women wait to be recognised—unlike men, we don't feel comfortable seeking it out; we don't instinctively self promote.
There's nothing wrong with thinking about your accomplishments and letting your boss know about them in a confident, not an arrogant manner.
Do so regularly, so your achievements get noticed. Sometimes all it takes is sending a brief email to your boss each fortnight outlining what you and your team have achieved.
|Did you know?|
Research has proven what we instinctively know. The top 5 career strategies for men are to:
- develop networks
- promote how good they are
- find ways to be seen
- focus on delivering results
- manage politics