Growing your career

Career progression requires planning and a commitment to continuous development. This section offers guidance on how to remain marketable, position yourself for promotion, handle negotiations around pay and more.
How to get a promotion
Career promotion is about aptitude, ambition and a consistent effort over time. With smart preparation, the right attitude and a good support network, you will be in a strong position to take that next step. Use these tips to start preparing today for the job you want tomorrow.
Negotiating a pay rise
The key to successful negotiation is smart preparation. Knowing the market-value of your role, quantifying your contribution to the company, and having a clear idea of what you want is essential for confident negotiation. Here are some steps to present a reasonable and persuasive case for your next pay rise.
Tips for moving into management
As a first-time manager, you are likely to encounter challenges and responsibilities that you have never faced before. To be successful in the role, preparation and a willingness to learn new skills is essential. Here are some tips to help ensure your transition into management runs smoothly.
Companies change, goals and areas of responsibility grow, and with them the requirements placed on employees. Staying competitive is the key to remaining valuable to your employer as an employee.
Benefits of networking
Active networking is vital to career growth. Often confused with selling, networking is actually about building long-term relationships and a good reputation over time.