Self promotion isn't hard, but it's not necessarily effective either, Jeff Haden writes. Instead of boasting about your own accomplishments, it's a better idea to highlight the contributions of those around you, he writes. It's a good idea to write blog posts about your customers and to let your employees take the lead in certain meetings, he writes. "Everyone already knows you're in charge; the fact that your employees get things done reflects well on you."

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