There are many ways to get promoted in your job. But above all, first and foremost you have to be good at your job, that doesn’t change. However there are a lot of other factors as well which has overall impact on your skill and output as an employee. Soft skills are as important as your hard skills which are your knowledge and occupational skills. Your soft skills comprises of people skills, communication skills, character traits and attitudes, career attributes, social skills and intelligence, emotional and intelligence quotients among others that enable you to navigate through your surroundings, work well and sync with others, perform well, and achieve your goals.