Attendance can seem like such a straightforward thing to discuss, but it is in the top ten employee work ethics most valued by employers. Employers are increasingly looking for good work ethics as equally as they are education, training, and experience. This means that more than ever attendance matters. Attendance is just one part of good work ethics that shows you are responsible and reliable. As simple as attendance is, it can be the simple thing that makes an employee lose their job if it is continually taken advantage of.
Poor attendance portrays you do not care and are insensitive to co-workers, unaccountable for responsibilities, and uninterested in company success. The Business Series– Attendance lesson will take you through what attendance means in a company, why it is so important, and a few tips like these to ensure punctuality:
- plan to be early
- pick out your clothes the night before
- go to bed at a decent hour
- set alarm and get up when it sounds
- check traffic
Learn more about this lesson and the other Business Series curriculum lessons to gain knowledge used in every business component.