Why You Should Document Your Successes
Quantifiable data is extremely persuasive
Who is keeping track of your career successes and ensuring they’re documented for your next performance discussion? Unless you’re in a really unusual situation, there’s only one person tasked with that job -- you. Are you keeping up with the responsibility?
In my presentation “Release the Untapped Potential of Your Underutilized Leaders,” I discuss the importance of tracking your success, why to make it a priority and how to raise your visibility so you make more of your accomplishments known.
Why you should track
Maybe it seems like a lot of effort, or you’re uncomfortable with the self-interested nature of investing time in writing down all you’ve achieved in your career. It can feel a bit indulgent, but a few minutes spent regularly can make a huge difference in your lifetime career trajectory, not to mention your own confidence and daily outlook.
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