Andy Core is an expert in Work-Life Balance, Well Being, and Peak Human Performance.
Attitude is Everything
As leadership speakers all over the world often say, “No matter what company you work for, you need to realize that your attitude will determine a lot of things in your career. It is often said that attitude affects latitude. That is as true as it gets and as an employee looking to climb the corporate ladder you need to be conscious of your attitude and its impact on your immediate working environment.
Leadership speakers note that climbing the corporate ladder is much like marketing a product in a new market. There is need to implement a strategy that will make the product recognized by the target consumer. The same strategy applies; there is need for you to market yourself (truthfully of course) to the right people. One of the most efficient ways is through word of mouth. When you have a great attitude about things, people will like you and will talk about you to someone else. If the right people talk about you to the right person, it will only be a matter of time before your aptitude is discovered.
Being likable is very vital in any work environment. Show interest in others’ work, helping when you can, and genuinely being concerned about your workmates.
Never forget what leadership speakers say: “No one trusts someone they don’t like.”
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