Get your work recognized: write a brag document

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Do you want to get recognized for the hard work that you do? Julia Evans suggests writing a “brag document” — a comprehensive list of accomplishments and their impact within your company. But it’s not enough to simply keep it to yourself; she suggests sending it to peers and managers, especially if you have a performance review coming up. In her experience, they don’t take it negatively. Indeed, they’re said to be thankful, as it makes their job of evaluating her much easier.
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