Employees Ask The Boss – How do I Become More Valuable?

Success traits – what makes employees valuable? How do you move up in a company? What traits to do successful people have? Why is it important to be self-directed?

In this After Hours session, 3 employees of The Futur, sit down with the founder, to pick his brain on leadership and success traits. The three young professionals want to move up in the company and are wondering what they can do to become more valuable to the organization.

0:35 – What are some of the traits you see in the leaders of your company?
0:50 – Case study: Matthew Encina. How was he able to make an educated guess, and eventually make a hit video with over 2+ million views?
2:25 – Self-direction: what is it?
4:30 – Set clear goals, set milestones, then act.
5:00 – Thinking 5 steps ahead. Anticipate needs by asking why, how, and what.
6:40 – Why you need to have agreement and alignment before you make an effort.
7:50 – What does self-directed mean? 1. Take the initiative. 2. Find the problem. 3. Suggest solutions.

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Host– Chris Do
Content Director– Matthew Encina
Cinematography– Aaron Szekely, Mark Contreras, Ricky Lucas
Live Editor– Jona Garcia
Editor– Jayden Nguyen, Stewart Schuster, Mark Contreras, Aaron Szekely, Ricky Lucas, Jona Garcia
Social Team: Elle Money, Alex Burlui
Futur Theme Music – Adam Sanborne http://www.adamsanborne.com
Typefaces: Futura, DIN, Helvetica Now, Calibre, Knockout, Champion Gothic
Futur theme song— Adam Sanborne