Top 10 Career Resolutions for 2015

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Speak to the Elephants in the Room

To get what you want, it is important to speak directly to the issues at hand. Speaking truth to power will be appreciated and respected. Examples of what to say:

  • What would you like to see me do in order to justify this increase in salary/promotion to X position?
  • How can I help you to achieve your goals?
  • I can see something is bothering you. Can I help?
  • I've read that the company may be in financial trouble. Is that true and how will that impact our work?
  • May I have a few minutes to share some concerns I have?

It's a common tradition for people to make resolutions at the beginning of every year. While these goals often focus on health, money and/or family, they can include any number of professional goals as well, such as getting a new job or a promotion.

Are you ready to make a big career move in 2015? Whether you want to land your dream job, earn a long-awaited promotion, or want to change careers entirely, Bonnie Low-Kramen, writing for Glassdoor, has identified 10 ways to step up your game and stand out from the rest in 2015.


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