How to Manage Your Boss and Get Him Running Behind You


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Bosses are simple uncomplicated folks like any of us. Here are a few tips I used successfully in my life. And had my boss remember me all his life.

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How to Manage Your Boss and Get Him Running Behind You

  1. 1. How to Get your BOSS to Run Behind YOU The Self Improvement Blog
  2. 2. Get Mindshare First three months in a job, do what your boss says. Deliver on time. Volunteer when he needs someone for a task. Once he forms an opinion, no one can change it. The Self Improvement Blog
  3. 3. Bosses love solutions Bosses don`t like problems. They love solutions. So if there`s an issue, go with solutions. You’ll soon build your reputation as a solutions provider. The Self Improvement Blog
  4. 4. Make things easy for your boss Before you leave a meeting, do a quick recap of things discussed. Shoot a mail to all participants. Follow up. Make things easy for your boss. The Self Improvement Blog
  5. 5. Promise less and deliver more. Never promise what you can`t deliver. That`s a risk of your reputation. Promise less and deliver more. The Self Improvement Blog
  6. 6. Boss is always right Don't argue with boss in public. Boss is always right. Talk to him tactfully in private, he`ll respect you for that. But express diverse opinions. The Self Improvement Blog
  7. 7. Never try to please the boss Never try to please the boss. Be professional. Execute your tasks well. Let your work speak for itself. Don`t hand around his desk. Bosses actually dislike it. The Self Improvement Blog
  8. 8. Ask for Help Seek help from your boss when you encounter a problem. They love to help. That's when they feel they are valued. The Self Improvement Blog
  9. 9. Don’t ask his opinion if you don’t need one Don`t ask his opinion, if you don`t want one. Without wasting his time, bring the issues to focus, present your findings, state your actions, get his buy in, move on. The Self Improvement Blog
  10. 10. Partner with Boss Never look at your boss as an enemy. He’s your partner on a journey called CAREER. Look at him positively. Connect to him. Don’t trigger his ego. Don’t argue. Lend your shoulder to the wheel. The Self Improvement Blog
  11. 11. Remember his Birthday Don’t forget to call him early in the morning. Get a cute gift. Add a personal note on how much he means to you. He’ll never ever forget YOU. The Self Improvement Blog