Posted: 16 February 2005 at 12:10am | IP Logged
Want to be popular at work? Here's a rundown on how you can be a people's person without breaking into a sweat.
Learn to hard-sell yourself without looking like a show-off
Introduce yourself to new colleague/s. It can help you take the lead in establishing effective working relationships.
Being cooperative with colleagues goes a great deal in fostering relationship with them
Don't shy away from making it to office get-togethers.You need to chill out and take a break from your gruelling office routine.
When participating in team projects, do get consensus avoid conflict on interests.
Keep teammates informed of your progress and follow through on your commitments.
Don't use your office secrets to gain extra mileage.
Be fair with people & don't resort to unfair means to gain ground.
Stay away from making offensive jokes or using indecent language.
Don't get involved in gossip and office politics.
Communicating effectively is vital in maintaining good relationships.