16 Things That Will Make You Stand Out at Work

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Today, in anticipation of the book’s release on May 17, Katherine and Hillary are sharing some bonus material from the book: 16 things that will make you stand out at work. Read on to learn how to have all eyes on you in the very best way.

Whether you’re just starting out in your first job or are leading a team of your own, it’s important to remember that everyone appreciates certain qualities in their employees and colleagues. Think of these as your office commandments, the guiding principles that are certain to make you the go-to person everyone wants to work with. And while mastering these qualities, attitudes, and best practices is particularly important for entry-level employees, even those of us further along in our careers should check in on them and make sure we’re still covering all of our bases.

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