Dirk Kettlewell has advanced in the corporate world, from the ground up. He knows exactly what it takes to advance in your career. One of the best things you can do for your career is to have a good and strong work ethic. If you are trying to get noticed at work, do the best job that you can possibly do. This will help build your reputation of excellence. Be passionate about what you are doing. It may not be the job of your dreams, but when you have passion, it shows. When you follow your passion, the money just seems to come into place. Have a strong career plan. By evaluating your career path and what you wish to accomplish you put you in line with achieving your goals. By having a strong career plan with time frames set in place gives you the opportunity to accell in your career.