From cube to corner office: Turn your job into a career

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Whether you've had your job for several years or are just starting out, chances are, when you look a few years ahead, you don't see yourself sitting in the same old cube working on the same old code.

Most people aren't content to remain in entry- or lower-level jobs their whole working lives. But talking to your boss about your career aspirations (especially when they might involve leaving the company or switching departments) isn't always easy. Here are a few suggestions for networking within your organization and navigating office politics as you make your way up the ladder.

Speak up to move up

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