Look good, feel good and understand
Try to develop a memory for names and
faces - saying people's names several times as you talk
to them will help. When you see familiar faces go up and
ask how they are.
Read the newspapers to track
the progress of our company and its competitors.
Network and develop relationships
Talk with enthusiasm about what
you're doing and those who you work with. Tell people
who you're working for and what you're doing. Find out
what they do and find a way to develop the relationship.
Try to get involved on a project that
works across your organisation so that you get to know
people in different sections and teams.
Get everything right first time so
you don't waste time correcting errors.
Never touch the same piece of paper
twice, do it, delegate it, dump it but don't touch it
Do the most urgent and important
tasks when you first get into the office, the little
things can be fitted in at the end of the day or just
before you go to lunch.
AstroTech has a range of courses that help you to
project your image better, fine tune management skills
and learn how to ascend the corporate ladder.