Monthly Archives: April, 2011

Remind your boss why you shine


Whether or not your boss requests from you a list of your achievements before he prepares your annual evaluation, you should submit one. Without your list, your boss will probably be more likely to accurately and completely remember what he achieved in sixth grade than what you achieved six months ago. How to convey your achievements in impressive terms: Begin with a concise description of your achievements; how your responsibilities increased; how you went the extra mile; obstacles you conquered, and any other overarching themes for the year. Use bullets, and start each bullet with an action verb — such…