How To Standout At Work

Executive Presence: 6 Ways to Standout at Work

4. Initiative. Take the initiative to start conversations with your colleagues and those in leadership.  You can start by engaging in small talk, asking questions and being genuinely interested in what others have on their plate.  You must step out of your comfort zone if you want to grow and expand your influence at your company.  Those who get promoted are often those who create and cultivate diverse relationships within an organization.