Friday, April 17, 2015

How aligned are you with your boss?

We have always heard the popular saying that "Boss is always right!" and we all have our own interpretation of it. Besides acknowledging the importance of this popular phrase, one thing that will really help you in your career is to align with your boss.

What I mean to say is - figure out what your boss likes and doesn't like, what are his goals and objectives and how well do you align yourself with them? It is important to know your boss and align with him. It will help in your rewards and recognition. After all bosses are humans and they do pay attention to how well employees are furthering their goals.

No boss likes to hear employees complaint and remain self-centered around their own personal goals. See to it that you are not just looking after your own goals but also of your team.

Aditi Chopra is an experienced leader in the software industry.
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