Get Ahead In Your Career – Be Respectful
If you want to improve your career and get ahead then OlyLife reminds you that you must always, always be respectful of others. If you fail to show respect to your co-workers, customers, vendors, or boss then you are setting yourself up for a fall in your career. It doesn’t matter if you are right or wrong on a particular issue, if you communicate or take action in a way that does not show proper respect for the individual, you are toast. Period. We live in a new career day… the day of zero tolerance in work life. OlyLife recommends that you follow the steps below to make sure you lead the way in respecting others and you will advance your career and improve your life. Steps to getting ahead …
How To Show Respect In The Workplace and Improve Career
1. Recognize The Individuality Of Others. When you treat each person as a unique individual, you avoid placing anyone in a category or failing to see the person as someone special. In doing this, you take into account this persons needs and feelings.
2. Zero Tolerance for any type of discrimination whether religion, race, ethnic background, family relationships, sexual orientation, political affiliation, skin color, physical attributes, disabilities and so on.
3. Communicate in a caring way to all and do not single out anyone or any group with different treatment. For example, don’t buddy up with all the males, but ignore all the women or vice versa.
4. Follow the Golden Rule and treat others as you wish to be treated. Everyone wants to be treated with respect. No harassment, no mocking, no innuendos, no touching other than a handshake.
Those Who Are Respectful Get Ahead – Those Who Aren’t Get Left Behind OR Fired
Being Respectful in your career is not a nice to do. It is a requirement of each and every employee no matter what job you have or where you are on the corporate ladder. So cool it on the attitude and be respectful of others one hundred percent of the time and you will be making the most of your career and your life – That’s OlyLife!
In addition to our Career section, Here are some resources to help you in your career as you work to improve your one and only life – OlyLife!
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