Remember, promotions rarely come to those who just happen to be in the right place at the right time.
You must always be preparing for your next position—your next step toward your long-term goal. Look for opportunities to gain training and experience in your current job that will prepare you to be hired for your next one.
And always remember that senior management needs partners in the IT department who:
As long as you are progressing in these areas, you are preparing for your next step.
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