For employees, the aim for most people is to set their sites on a certain goal that of which is to reach a certain level where his responsibilities and area of coverage as far as people under him is concerned. This is the dream of most people, something that will definitely be the target for most career savvy individuals who would want to hold key positions at certain points of their working career.
To attain a promotion, the normal answer would be dependent on the actual job performance, ability to lead, and talents which are extra ordinary over the usual regular employee. Attaining this needs the aid of time as well, and to be appointed as a supervisor, manager or executive are rewards for people who excel at their work, mainly because they love and understand their work. There is not doubt that a lot have experienced this already, and their path towards success is indeed a fruitful but rigorous one. It will surely not be a bed of roses for most people. Success carries a price, sacrifices, and total focus to attain.
The craving for knowledge and career inputs will surely be among the top reasons for excelling. It is not a matter of tagging along top honchos of a corporation. Proving their worth through the normal means will always be the best way to go and there is no exception to this especially for people who attain something with their own sweat and tears. Others resort to the unorthodox means, but the feeling of fulfillment from such opportunities is surely something that will be more than just a plain promotion and success story for most people.
Further Reading for Reference:
Create Your Own Path: Career Promotion Tips
Originally posted on July 27, 2006 @ 12:07 pm