4 Ways to Impress Your Tough New Boss

When you’ve just landed a new boss, you naturally step your game up—clocking in a few minutes earlier, proofreading emails an extra time, and digging your most professional clothes out of the back of your closet. And this goes a long way—for some bosses.

Others, though, are impossible to impress by design. They’ve taken a page from the tough teacher handbook, and they intend to be strict and avoid smiling until springtime when they’ll soften up (just a bit).

So, if your new manager falls in this category, what else can you do to show him or her what a smart, capable, and well, impressive, employee you are? Try these tricks.

See the rest of my latest Daily Muse post here.