Are you one of the people in a business meeting who sits quietly and listen? Do you do just enough to get by? If so, then you will have a hard time being effective. Within a business environment, in order to get ahead, being able to jump in and tackle a problem or new task head on is one of the things that will get you noticed the most. The leadership team is always aware of which employees can be counted on to handle new situations, as well as the ones who can’t. Sometimes it is most important to take risks. The people who take the safe route are not the ones who get ahead. In order to be effective in business, take some initiative and efficiency, as well as success, will follow.
8 Habits of Highly Ineffective People
3. Failure to take initiative.