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The Professional Woman's Guide to Getting Promoted by Andrew H. Hug, Lauren M. Hug

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Connect with decision-makers

Throughout this chapter we've offered suggestions about how to connect with specific types of decision-makers based on their values, needs, interests, and preferred methods of communication. Regardless of the type of decision-maker, strong connections are built by making the most of everyday interactions and seizing special opportunities to spend time with those responsible for deciding who to promote.

Everyday interaction

Each day you will be presented with several organic opportunities to connect with decision-makers. As obvious as they may seem, many employees overlook the importance of everyday interactions in establishing relationships with managers, decision-makers, and influencers. Make a point of connecting with ...

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