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 teamask the readers: etiquette for the office gym — changing, showering, attire, and other terrifying questionscan I ask coworkers to send praise for my work to my boss?