10 ways to make your boss love you by Alison Green on June 2, 2008 Want to become your boss’s favorite? My U.S. News & World Report column this week suggests 10 habits that, if cultivated, will have your boss showering you with lavish praise. Read it here. And I hope you’ll weigh in on the “he/she” issue raised by the first commenter on that page; I’m curious to know what others think. You may also like:my boss favors one person on our teamhow to learn what you really want to know in a job interviewI’m the new work advice columnist for New York Magazine!