TITLE

Rebrand to refresh the parts that others fail to reach

AUTHOR(S)
Lees, John
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
People Management;5/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers tips on enhancing an employee's career opportunities. Employees are advised to take objective advice about their role in contributing to key organizational issues. They are also encouraged to review their skills, know-how and personality strengths. It is also recommended that they find a mentor at work, someone more senior who can help them decide what they have to do to be seen.
ACCESSION #
32456307

 

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