There is no magic one way to get promoted! Find out what will work for you and your corporate culture.
What doesn’t work – “Common Advice”:
- Doing your job – that’s enough
- Work overtime
- Volunteering to do more/extra work
- General Networking
What does work:
- Get a mentor two levels up
- Volunteer to Plan a Charity Event
- Market Yourself
- Plan Ahead
Even if you aren’t trying to get promoted right now, the four points above are always good things to do.