If you look carefully into a company, you will get to know that its employees are its base. Well, it is not only about one or two companies out there but about each and every company into this world. Identifying a good employee can be tough but not impossible.
Here are some traits of a good employee:
Those who are ambitious and want to go miles with their will and hard work are the most preferred ones. An ambitious employee will give his best in every task. They set the expectation level high. They are always eager to bring new tasks and challenges on-board with creative mindsets, ideas, plans, etc.
Every human being should possess the quality of confidence. And for a good employee, with ambition, confidence is a must. A corporate owner would always like a confident employee to handle his big projects because he has known he/she is confident enough to take it forward in the game. A confident employee is always ready to take up new, unique and difficult challenges, despite the risk involved in it.
Remarkable Verbal Communication
"The art of communication is the language of leadership" -James Humes
Communication skill is a crucial aspect of an employee. While interviewing a candidate, apart from assessing his knowledge and intelligence, interviewers also asses his/her communication skills. It does not matter what your position will be in the company, good communication skills are must for every employee.
There is nothing like hard work. And there is no substitute for hard work. Those employees cannot be termed as hardworking who are not at all willing to take up extra work and who are not willing to work beyond their time schedule, even during emergencies. The base of any company is its employees. An ideal employee never runs from taking up risky and big responsibilities. They know the fact that how important their effort is for the company.
Another trait of a good employee is that he/she should be merchantable or say marketable. Being marketable here means how presentable or approachable the employee is towards the clients. A good employee should be presentable and should represent the business in such a way that it lefts remarkable impressions upon the clients. For this, an employee should always be well-groomed with good personality and communication skills.
All that a boss expects from his/ her employees are seriousness and attentiveness. And what could be worse than an inattentive employee? These kinds of unserious to disappointment. Those who follow instructions, are on time, submit their work before the deadline, and respects everyone in the real employee. These traits show that whether a concerned employee is reliable or not. A reliable employee is someone on whom a lot of works depends. A reliable and hardworking employee is always expected to get more than his salary.
No one wants to be around someone who is always boasting and priding on himself/herself. A virtuous employee is someone who proves his worth through his hard work. A workplace with productive nature should not consist of arrogant and haughty persons.
Apart from the above-mentioned traits, a good employee is enthusiastic, self-managed, proactive, autonomous, creative and honest.