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10 Skills You Need To Become Indispensable At Work
One of the sad truths about corporate life is the uncertainty of job security. As technologies become more prevalent, it’s easy to understand why companies choose to invest in them more and more—causing major changes in the way that companies draw up employment policies.
For one, it has become common for enterprises nowadays to outsource their operational functions or other business activities to another company. While outsourcing allows businesses to save on overhead expenses or streamline processes, your job security as an employee could be on the line when your company decides to outsource your position to a third party. That’s why it is important for you to impress your employer by making yourself indispensable to your company.
Indispensable employees are the crème de la crème of an organization. Being part of this elite group means you have unique skills, experience, or knowledge that average employees, unfortunately, do not have but benefit your team’s productivity or efficiency. With the competitive edge that you have, you become an asset whom the company can’t afford to lose.
Just how can you make yourself indispensable at work? This post identifies ten skills that you should develop to help you reach that goal.
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