16 things the best employees do every day


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Are you a top employee at your organization?

If you're being honest with yourself, you probably have a decent sense of how you're doing at work.


If you're struggling, your boss has likely already let you know. If you're cruising, maybe you sense that things are going fine (but not spectacularly).

Let's say you're not floundering and you're not just getting by. How can you tell that you're soaring? That you're not only doing well, but you're one of the organization's top employees? It can be difficult to determine whether or not you're one of the best employees.

However, there are several signs that indicate that you are indeed an invaluable worker. It's important to recognize your work. Additionally, if you're one of those people who could use a boost at work these days, it's important to learn from the best employees.

Here's a list of habits that the best employees share that make them stand apart: