Author Archives: Larry Stevenson

Get a Promotion 3: Identify How They Measure Results

This continues our series on actions that can help you get a promotion You need to know how management measures your success to successfully complete the job they want you to do, . You cannot graph your progress to expectations … Continue reading

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Get a Promotion 2: Do the Job They Want Done—& More

This continues our series on actions that will help you get a promotion You need to impress management for them to want to promote you. Sometimes, they may want to move you out of a job if you cannot do … Continue reading

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Get a Promotion 1: Overview

This begins a new series on getting a promotion from your current job to a better job As the economy improves people who took lower paying jobs, now look to increase their income. Some will look for new jobs in … Continue reading

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Problems at Work 12: How Guerilla Tactics Can Backfire

We present another problem at work that can lose your job or stall your career Christianity, Buddhism, and many other religions share a version of the golden rule: “Do to others whatever you would like them to do to you.” … Continue reading

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Problems at Work 11: Saying or Writing Too Much

We share another problem at work that could lose your job or stall your career Saying or writing too much raises concerns with supervisors. It occupies too much of their time listening to or reading your communications. Co-workers, managers, and … Continue reading

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Problems at Work 10: Do Not Criticize Your Supervisors

This is another post examining problems at work that could lose your job or stall your career Before we begin, let’s review the three key actions you need to do to keep your job and earn the biggest raises and … Continue reading

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Work-Life Balance 9: Balance Does Not Mean Equal

This concludes our series on achieving a balance between your work and your life This post should have come earlier in the series. We alluded to it in the second part of the series with reference to articles by CBS … Continue reading

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Work-Life Balance 8: Achieve Excellence in Balancing

This continues our series on how to balance your work and life You will encounter challenges and obstacles when you try to balance your life. Expect them. Do not despair. You can overcome them. My last post shared some techniques … Continue reading

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Work-Life Balance 7: Follow-Through on Your Plan

This continues our series exploring how to balance your work-life You will not achieve balance if you fail to follow-through. Follow-through includes doing what you say will do, protecting the time so that nobody unbalances your life, and knowing when … Continue reading

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Work-Life Balance 6: You Must Act to Find Balance

This continues our series exploring how to balance your work and your life CBS and Forbes listed several reasons in their articles listed in the second post of this series. Today, we will examine three reasons people do not achieve … Continue reading

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