Managing Boss


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How to Get your BOSS to Run Behind YOU

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Managing Boss

  1. 1. How to Get your BOSS to Run Behind YOU<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  2. 2. Get Mindshare<br />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.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  3. 3. Bosses love solutions<br />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.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  4. 4. Make things easy for your boss<br />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.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  5. 5. Promise less and deliver more. <br />Never promise what you can`t deliver. That`s a risk of your reputation. Promise less and deliver more. <br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  6. 6. Boss is always right<br />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.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  7. 7. Never try to please the boss<br />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.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  8. 8. Ask for Help<br />Seek help from your boss when you encounter a problem. They love to help. That's when they feel they are valued.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  9. 9. Don’t ask his opinion if you don’t need one<br />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.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  10. 10. Partner with Boss<br />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.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />
  11. 11. Remember his Birthday<br />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.<br />Madan MOHAN<br /><br />