Career advice 5 ways to get ahead at your workplace

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Be a star and stand out with these tips.

play Woman at work - how to stand out in the workplace. (Fast Company)

Every ambitious person’s dream is to be the best in their careers.

Whether it is through getting a promotion or becoming an influential person in their field of work; no one wants to get stuck in one spot.

If you want to get ahead in your workplace, there are a few habits to pick up along the way when building your career.

1.Avoid office drama and focus on your work

play Woman working - how to stand out at your workplace. (Daily Kobo)

 

As sweet as indulging in office drama is, it will only distract you from the ultimate goal of moving ahead in the workplace.

2.Be professional

If you are supposed to be at work at a particular time then make sure you are there on time. If you’ve been assigned to do a project, make sure to complete on time and give it your all.

3.Go the extra mile

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Putting in a little extra effort when it comes to your work will show that you are passionate about your work.

4.Be open to learning

Learning never stops, even when you feel like you are the best. It has to keep motivating you to get better and better every day.

5.Make sure to always be aware of your strengths

play Strengths and weaknesses - how to stand out at your workplace. (Courtesy)

 

Be aware of your strengths and maximize on them. It will give you an extra edge from the rest of your colleagues and make you stand out.

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