The politics of promotion: how to get yourself noticed in your job

Capability alone will not be enough to get you promoted

12th June, 2016
Identify the fast risers in your company and ask them to share their stories Pic: Pixabay

Politics are an everyday reality in the workplace and never more so than when managers are jostling competitively for a promotion.

Capability alone will not be enough to get you promoted. In order to stack the odds in your favour, you will also need to be able to read the promotion politics of your organisation.

Think about reading the organisation in terms of what is being said “above the surface” and what is happening “below...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!


What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Content is king – just ask Netflix as rivals attempt to steal its crown

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years