In his article “The 5 Signature Moves of People Who Get Promoted Again and Again,” Rhett Power suggests studying the habits of people who have been successful in getting promoted. He lists five habits he has noted, including:
1) They find solutions
2) They step outside their comfort zone
3) They study the boss
4) They look at the big and little picture, and
5) They’re team players

For more information on each of these habits, read the full article.