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HOW DO I GET MY BOSS TO TRUST ME?

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Many employees face trust issues - they feel their boss does not trust them, or not enough.  

Trust issues can be eliminated - that's the good news! Let's discuss some basics.

Do whatever you do ACCURATE the very first time you do it. If your boss has to correct your mistakes, or pick them up before you do, off course there will be a trust issue. Will you trust your General Practitioner if he/she gives you the wrong medication? In fact, you may very well find yourself another GP!

Meet your DEADLINES. Don't meet the deadline on the actual deadline day, meet the deadline 2 to 3 days ahead thereof. Check and double-check that whatever you've prepared for the deadline date, are indeed covered. Have supporting documents and/or references ready. Don't get caught with questions you are unable to answer.

Once you have the accuracy and timekeeping factors under control, it's time to be PRO-ACTIVE. Think ahead. Don't let your boss think FOR you. In order to be pro-ac…