How to be a leader at work - when you are not the boss

in life •  2 years ago 

A career expert Jill Jacinto says "your boss want to see you act as a leader". And just a very important reason why so, because "**your boss wants to know you have what it takes to manage a project or team before he or she considers you for a permotion," ** Jacinto explains.

Another career speaker Brooks Harper, (also the author of Why Should We Hire You) says that it is important to remember that every day is an interview, every day you are interviewing for your next merit increase or possible promotion.

Bur if you are still scared to be, well "bossy" to your manager, In that case, there is even more good news : you can effectively lead in your office without stepping on your boss'toes, our expert say. Here's How.

  1. Think Ahead

Leaders are proactive not reactive. Or you can say great leaders make plan well before their work is due.
So if you want to lead at work you can motivate yourself to think beyond current project.

  1. Be your boss right hand man or woman

This means you should learn from your boss by observing by his or her side, understand how tbey operate and what they need in different situations.

  1. Be an effective communicator

Good leaders know how to talk and more importantly what to say.

  1. Do it now and ask for forgiveness later

Leadef doesn't always ask for permission, so while the piece of advice a little risky but it can payoff big time if you take it the right way.

Please vote for me if you like my post..
Don't forget to Re-steem so that others can get benefit from it too..

Follow me for more interesting posts.


Authors get paid when people like you upvote their post.
If you enjoyed what you read here, create your account today and start earning FREE STEEM!
Sort Order:  

Hi! I am a robot. I just upvoted you! I found similar content that readers might be interested in:

Congratulations @thegame68! You have completed some achievement on Steemit and have been rewarded with new badge(s) :

Award for the number of upvotes

Click on any badge to view your own Board of Honor on SteemitBoard.
For more information about SteemitBoard, click here

If you no longer want to receive notifications, reply to this comment with the word STOP

By upvoting this notification, you can help all Steemit users. Learn how here!