Everyone wants their boss to take notice of the things they perform excellently and forgive the things they can’t.
As indicated in numerous previous posts, I am a huge proponent of looking at the other person’s perspective. A recent Self.com article titled: Alternate Reality: Life Lessons You Can Learn From Reality TV (Seriously!) reminds readers that thinking like your boss and looking at her perspective is a great way to get ahead and feel a stronger sense of security.
Understanding your bosses concerns and motivations are key to making sure you are giving her what she wants in an employee. You may be able to answer her questions before she asks, indicating you’ve paid attention in the past and have here best interested and the company’s best interests at heart.
Still looking for more reasons to think like your boss? Check out this article from Success in Your Career.