Cosmoplitan
  • Connect with Cosmo

FASHION OVERVIEW

SAVE AND SHARE


Twitter Facebook
Sergio DeVitis

On The Job

So you got the promotion? Congrats! Now it's time to get your butt into gear, because the work habits that landed you your promotion won't wow your superiors forever.

'When your boss raises your rank, you need to amp up your performance so you can meet her or his higher standards,' explains Lois P. Frankel, author of Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office (Little, Brown and Company). Here's how to ensure post-promotion success.

ON-THE-JOB OVERHAUL #1 ON-THE-JOB OVERHAUL #2

Rejig relationships
Before your promotion, you may have had little contact with company decision-makers. Now you're a step closer to their level, so start relating to them in a more confident way. Asking how a higher- up's day is going and acting more forward in meetings will show you're comfortable with your elevated status. Another savvy move: revamp relationships with former peers. 'Cut back the time you spend with them during office hours,' Murphy says. 'This shows that you respect the divide between you and the more junior staffers, while still preserving those friendships.'
ON-THE-JOB OVERHAUL #2
ON-THE-JOB OVERHAUL #3
ON-THE-JOB OVERHAUL #4
Author: Sara Bodnar
LATEST ARTICLES
Career
How I Rocked My Interview (apparently)

I was interviewed by COSMO for 13 minutes and I thought I had blew it. Read about my experience here. Read More

Career
Learn the Money-Making Script

Negotiating a salary or angling for a raise? These lines could earn you a bigger deal Read More

Career
The Real Way to Have it All

You’re both busy at work, so why do you get stuck with all the at- home stuff? Read More

Career
It’s Your Turn to Lean In

What happens when successful women come together to discuss their work and triumphs? Major inspiration! It’s time to form your own Lean In Circle Read More

FUN FEARLESS COMMENTS

JLP

Well I love inspiring others(everyone has a history :-) ) through sports, I play a lot of...

Chicooo

Im a guy you can have a lot of fun with. Just write to me I will definitely answer ;) Im currently...

JakesK

I am a chilled 25 year old. Has no bat habbits except for smoking. I love camping and having fun....

Bazzel

Fun, enthusiastic go-getter who has been off the dating scene for a good long time. I reckon its...

to

Thomas Wesley Pentz/Diplo

Age
35
Home Town
Tupelo, Mississippi
Hair
Blonde
Eyes
Blue
Status
Single
Star Sign
Scorpio
Passions
Music, fashion and design
Capture your memories (and share the good times)

Canon's new vid cams are so gorgeous (and tiny) - a must-take-along for festivals! And good times of every description

READ MORE
PROMOTIONS