It is said that a journey of 1,000 miles begins with a single step (Lao Tzu). To boost your career in a short period of time, start with a single action, one that will give you the most "bang for your buck" so to speak. Especially when starting a new role, these are called "quick wins" or "early wins." But quick wins can be pulled out of your career toolkit and used effectively at any stage.
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When you want to get a promotion or move to the next level in your organization, it is critical to position yourself as a strong candidate for the role. Just being good at your current job isn’t enough. Consider what your boss or the hiring manager looks for when deciding who to promote, and translate those needs into specific actions you can take to increase your chances of success.
You’re ready and raring to climb the corporate ladder, but there seem to be no programs in the organization to help you get to the next level. Or perhaps there doesn’t appear to be an opportunity to move up in the company. What do you do?