Job Security, if Any - Breathing Space Blog
* Take a few minutes to actually read your organization's annual and quarterly reports, bulletins, press releases, and memos. Read between the lines to determine real needs and what you can do to make a positive difference.
* Look for small tasks that others pass over. Your willingness to help out in little ways, can payoff in big ways.
* If you're good at writing persuasive sales letters or conducting an effective meeting, volunteer for assignments where you can display your talents and play to your strengths.
* Become the resident 'expert' in what the competition is doing, and thus automatically become more valuable to your own organization.
Regardless of where you work, there are always ways to demonstrate to others within the organization, the supreme advantage of retaining your services.