Having a great boss can be transformational. Having a terrible boss can be soul-sucking. When it comes to the boss-employee relationship, most people fall somewhere between. Improving the relationship with your boss has a positive impact on your work and your life overall.

Much of the power lies in your hands; you can influence, and ultimately create, a better work experience for both yourself and your boss. Here are four tips:

1. Know Their Metrics.

What is your boss evaluated on? Knowing their top priorities can not only make you more effective in your role; it can also improve your…

Lisa Earle McLeod

Lisa is an advisor, consultant, and speaker who works with senior executives and sales teams around the world. She is the author of five bestselling books.

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