13 great pieces of career advice you never hear
There's plenty of stale career advice out there: Go the extra mile. Do what you love. Always be the first one there and the last to leave.
But the Quora thread "What are a few pieces of unique career advice that nobody ever mentions?" provides something different: valuable career advice that we haven't heard a million times before.
We picked out 13 of the best responses for a fresh take on how to make the most out of your career.
Don't overload yourself.
Respect common spaces.
Go to happy hour.
Seek out tasks that aren't directly assigned.
Show other people that they're a priority to you.
Go out of your way to help others.
Keep in touch with old colleagues.
Understand your weaknesses.
Learn from those around you.
Take the pressure off your boss.
Don't get caught up in getting ahead.
Find ways to improve workflow.