Understand your jobs purpose in your life and future career. Anticipate problems and develope solutions, ask for clarification on deadlines or tasks and work ahead to minimize stress or confusion during busy workdays. Express your ideas during team meetings or projects. Be honest about what you want to achieve in your job role. Understand yourself, including your strengths, weaknesses, learning style and personality traits. Always think about how your current actions and behaviors will influence your coworkers, employer and future career goals.